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Boston Day With(Out) Art Observes WAD at Medicine Wheel

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 26
For a full 24 hours from Sunday, November 30 right through Monday, December 1, Bostonians will gather at Fort Independence Castle to observe World AIDS Day with a lantern-lit procession and vigil of dance, song, ritual and prayer.

Boston Living Center Invites PLWHAs to Thanksgiving Dinner

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
On Tuesday, November 25 at 5:30 p.m., Victory Programs' Boston Living Center will host the Celebration of Life Thanksgiving Dinner at the Hynes Convention Center in Boston.

City's 'Ugly" Christmas Tree Prompts Public Outcry

| Nov 23
A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly.

Ex-Gay Calls on HRC to Pay for Co-Founder's Conversion Therapy

| By EDGE | Nov 23
Conversion therapist and ex-gay advocate Christopher Doyle may be looking to make a buck as he demands that HRC pay for reparative therapy in the wake of his arrest on sex abuse charges involving a minor.

Mike Nichols, Crafter of Films, Plays, Dies at 83

| By Shelley Acoca | Nov 20
Mike Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," "Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," has died. He was 83.

Former Pier Dance Space to Become Futuristic Park, Performance Space

| By EDGE | Nov 17
The pier that formerly served as the stage for Whitney, Janet and J Lo during NYC's annual Pier Dance is about to get a drastic makeover.

Huntington will Dim Lights in Memory of Thomas M. Menino

| By EDGE | Oct 30
Upon hearing the news of Former Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino's death, Huntington Theatre Company Managing Director Michael Maso issued the following statement.

GLBTQ-DVP Gets Historic Federal Grant

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 29
The Verizon Foundation awarded the GLBTQ Domestic Violence Project (GLBTQ-DVP) an historic $5,000 grant for a prevention and community engagement program.

Boston Living Center Celebrates 25th Anniversary

| By EDGE | Oct 22
On Thursday, October 16, Victory Programs' Boston Living Center celebrated its 25th Anniversary of providing a safe, supportive place for the more than 15,000 people in Massachusetts living with HIV/AIDS with Still Shining at 25.

Patricia Ariza Wins LPTW Gilder/Coigney Award

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On Monday, October 27, The League of Professional Theatre Women (LPTW) and its International Committee will honor Patricia Ariza from Colombia with the LPTW Gilder/Coigney International Theatre Award 2014.

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