| Dec 2, 2014
| 2:30 AM
"When virtue and modesty enlighten her charms, the lustre of a beautiful woman is brighter than the stars of heaven, and the influence of her power it is in vain to resist," said Akenaton.
SPEAKING OF the wife of Ralph Lauren, I should say that over...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 5:49 PM
A visual reminder of the toll that AIDS has taken was on display Sunday at Main Beach.
About 15 quilts bearing the names of those felled by the disease were placed on the lawn as part of Laguna Beach's recognition of World AIDS Day, which began in...
| Nov 30, 2014
Only 30 percent of Americans with HIV have the virus under control, according to "Vital Signs," a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
It reported that two-thirds of the 1.2 million living with HIV in 2011 had not...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 6:16 PM
Using powerful microscopes, scientists have observed the weaponry of HIV in action and gained key insights that may finally allow researchers to create a vaccine capable of fighting the virus that causes AIDS.
The sophisticated imaging technology...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Tears of sadness, joy and hope were shed Monday during the Lake County Health Department's annual ceremony marking World AIDS Day.
In front of more than 100 people at the Waukegan ceremony, speaker Jason Hart shared that he is HIV positive.
| Nov 19, 2014
| 3:08 PM
"Fools Rush In" is the name of a one-night cabaret being staged by University of Central Florida students this Friday, Nov. 21. The show will benefit Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS in its campaign to help those affected by HIV and AIDS while...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:37 AM
Terry DeCarlo plans to pick up a sledgehammer soon and wield it at a wall, any wall, to kick off the renovation of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Community Center of Central Florida.
For the past 32 years, the building on North Mills Avenue...
| Nov 15, 2014
| 6:42 PM
Laguna Beach's AIDS memorial garden — once well-tended on a bluff decades ago when the beach city's gay community was first touched by the disease — is in neglect.
Ice plant has grown over much of the Garden of Peace and Love off Mountain...
| Nov 18, 2014
Al-Anon: 12-step group open to families and friends coping with problem drinkers. Daytime and evening meetings at various locations. Free. 407-896-4929 or 407-265-7334.
Alzheimer's & Dementia: Support groups for caregivers. 10 a.m....
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:35 PM
A U.S. Department of Health and Human Services panel has begun to consider whether to overturn a long-standing ban against accepting blood donations from gay men.
On Thursday, the HHS Advisory Committee on Blood and Tissue Safety and Availability heard...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 9:35 AM
Chase Brexton Health Care has selected a former Catholic Charities administrator to lead its new LGBT Health Resources Center, set to open in the primary care provider's Mount Vernon headquarters this spring.
Nate Sweeney, 36, will serve as executive...