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Nation's Largest HIV/AIDS Conference Comes to San Diego

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 3
The United States Conference on AIDS (USCA) will make San Diego its home through October 5.

News Channel Outs Transit Cop's Racist, Homophobic Facebook Page

LOCAL | By Sue O'Connell | Oct 2
WCVB TV, Channel 5 reported on a Facebook page that contained language offensive to LGBT people, Jews, women and non-white people.

GLAAD CEO Sarah Kate Ellis to Receive Women Achiever Award

LOCAL | By EDGE | Sep 29
GLAAD President and CEO Sarah Kate Ellis and three others will be honored at the Women's Fund of Long Island's 20th Annual Women Achievers Breakfast on October 23.

LV Pride Hosts National Coming Out Day Family Festival

LOCAL | By EDGE | Sep 26
National Coming Out Day (NCOD) promotes public awareness of gay, bisexual, lesbian and transgender rights and celebrates sexual diversity in our families. Attendees can expect great drink specials, hot go-go dancers and special surprises.

International Celebrate Bisexuality Day Comes to Boston

LOCAL | By EDGE | Sep 25
Bisexual individuals and organizations around the world will be gathering to mark International Celebrate Bisexuality Day. In recognition, the Bisexual Resource Center is hosting a Boston-based event on Friday, September 26 at Calamus Books.

Ben & Brad Celebrate Sterling Silver Memories

LOCAL | By Michael Cox | Sep 25
Benjamin Sears & Bradford Conner celebrate their Silver Jubilee as a song duo with two special performances, along with a one hundredth anniversary performance of Irving Berlin's first Broadway show, "Watch Your Step."

Register Now for the CONNECTED Boston 2014 Summit

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 24
On Saturday, Sept. 27 from 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Whittier Street Health Center, the MAC will convening The CONNECTED Boston 2014 summit.

Providence: Mayor OK to Send Firemen to Gay Parade

LOCAL | By Michelle R. Smith | Sep 24
Former Providence Mayor Buddy Cianci did not violate the rights of firefighters ordered to drive a fire truck in a 2001 gay pride parade, a lawyer for the city argued to the Rhode Island Supreme Court on Tuesday.

20th Annual Cycle for the Cause Raises Nearly $800,000

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Sep 23
Cycle for the Cause: The Northeast AIDS Ride was held from September 19-21, with riders starting in Boston and pedaling roughly 275 miles to New York City. The event raised $782,849 for Center programs.

Catch 'Through a Glass Darkly' Tonight

LOCAL | By EDGE | Sep 22
Catch "Though a Glass Darkly," a retrospective celebration of the vibrant Black presence in Boston theater, in Dorchester tonight.