| 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...
| May 20, 2013
When Chicago actor Scott Duff joined forces with Laugh Factory to debut an LGBT-themed showcase, he knew he wanted his first headliner to be no-holds-barred comedian Jessica Halem, who spent 12 years—1996 to 2008—at the top of the Chicago...
| 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...
| Nov 19, 2012
San Francisco officials this week will consider a ban on public nakedness. This being San Francisco, there are exceptions: The preschool set still could go diaper-less anywhere and everywhere. Fetishists could drop trou for a flogging during the annual...
| Jun 4, 2013
By Jessica Reynolds Disgruntled over the House's failure to bring a gay marriage bill to a vote, some activists want to ban politicians from walking in this year's Chicago Pride Parade, according to today's Tribune story. The petition, which is......
| Jun 29, 2013
"It's my LGBT friends and fans who always said to me, I knew Lady Gaga when," Lady Gaga tells the crowd at NYC Pride Parade 2013's kick-off ceremony. "Well, look who the star is now."...
| Mar 13, 2013
By Jessica Reynolds With all the recent news about Chicago’s shortcomings, let’s remind ourselves of what we love about this city. My list so far: -The lakefront -Portillo’s -The Sears Tower -Free concerts in Millennium Park -Strolling...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 5:49 PM
The unseasonable wet weather is forcing event planners to think fast this weekend.
A tribute to elders hosted by the State Indian Museum had to be canceled because of the potential for slippery and soggy ground where the dancers and spectators would be....