| Jun 25, 2012
| 4:14 AM
| Jun 25, 2012
| 10:37 AM
Before the annual Pride Parade kicked off at noon in Uptown and Lakeview on Sunday, RedEye waited in the bustling staging area with the 200-plus floats gearing up for the nearly three-hour march. Among the things we saw:
- Bozo the Clown
- A senior...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 7:29 AM
Some people are still feeling the afterglow from the largest street fair in the Midwest, Northalsted Market Days, and the monetary windfall will impact the Lakeview neighborhood even longer.
With headliners The Pointer Sisters and Olivia Newton-John,...
| Jan 6, 2012
| 6:51 PM
Chicago's Cardinal Francis George apologized Friday for remarks aired on Christmas Day comparing the gay pride parade to the Ku Klux Klan.
"I am truly sorry for the hurt my remarks have caused," George said in an interview with the Tribune. "Particularly...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:07 PM
When Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith made his comments about a female reporter becoming the first woman ref, a lot of things weren't clear.
It was an uncomfortable, awkward exchange resulting in Keith expressing his frustration in a bad way. Once...
| May 14, 2013
| 4:34 PM
Organizers of this year's Baltimore Pride celebration have chosen Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake to serve as grand marshal in recognition of her support for the gay community.
The GLBT Community Center of Baltimore and Central Maryland is hosting the...
| Jun 8, 2013
| 8:52 PM
They said it loudly and repeatedly, and they wore stickers and clutched signs proclaiming it: lesbian.
"Yes, I am!" hundreds of female voices chanted in a crowded West Hollywood park. "Yes, I am!"
Lesbians, their supporters and friends gathered Friday...
| Jun 30, 2013
| 7:03 PM
As Chicago's annual Pride Parade wound its way through the North Side on Sunday, onlookers said there was something sweetly historic about this year's celebration of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community.
Last week, the U.S. Supreme Court...
| Jul 3, 2013
| 1:52 PM
When Christopher Evans became nervous early Sunday morning and told friends to leave the Lakeview bar they were in, right away, he was not acting like himself, friends and family said.
Once outside of Roscoe’s Bar, 3356 N. Halsted St., Evans ran...
| Jul 5, 2013
| 6:56 PM
Christopher Evans was buying furniture and padding his bank account this summer as he prepared to move from his parents’ Evergreen Park home into an apartment or condo in Chicago, his father said Thursday.
The 25-year-old’s plans were cut...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 10:16 AM
Friday, June 14
7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Twilight on the Terrace, a high-end cocktail party and major fundraiser for Baltimore Pride, offers an open bar and dancing to music from DJ J.R. Embrey. While gaudy outfits are sometimes de rigeur for Pride weekend,...