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City Hall Plaza Ready for Pride

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Jun 5, 2014
The structural safety of Boston’s City Hall Plaza has been in the news this week - the Boston Herald reported that "Weidlinger Associates stated that the structure could collapse at any moment a week before the concerts began."

Working Toward Parade Inclusion

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Mar 20, 2014
Make no mistake - progress was made this year. The Allied War Veterans moved closer to allowing LGBT groups into the parade they organize, the traditional St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston.

Touchdown: The NFL Saves Arizona From Itself

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Feb 27, 2014
One can only imagine how difficult it must have been for Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer this week. Never one to embrace logic, she was presented with a bill that a logical person would simply reject.

City’s Image Crux of Crack Pipe Opposition

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Saturday Feb 22, 2014
San Francisco Health Director Barbara Garcia is bowing to Mayor Ed Lee’s office as she opposes trying to cut transmission of HIV and other diseases by distributing crack pipes to drug users.

Tiffany Club Honors Eastern Bank

By Sue O’Connell | Friday Jan 31, 2014
The Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation was honored on Jan. 23 with a "Community Leadership Award" from The Tiffany Club of New England.

Fritz transforms to "The Trophy Room"

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Jan 9, 2014
On Sunday January 13, long-time South End and LGBT institution Fritz Bar will close for renovations. Fritz, at the corner of Berkeley and Chandler Street opened in 1983 just as the South End was becoming a neighborhood known for its large gay population.

Pro-LGBT Candidates Top the Tickets

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Nov 7, 2013
GLBT (and pro-GLBT) candidates won in the Boston and Cambridge city elections Nov. 5.

The Other Election :: The At Large Race Filled with Personality

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Oct 31, 2013
With the first non-Menino mayoral race in decades, it’s no surprise that the under-resourced local media and over-bombarded citizenry has not paid much attention to the the district and city-wide Boston city council races.

Pride’s Linda DeMarco, Rep. Kathi-Anne Reinstein Honored

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Oct 24, 2013
The Massachusetts Women’s Political Caucus (MWPC) honored Linda DeMarco, president of Boston Pride, and marriage equality advocate Representative Kathi-Anne Reinstein, Abigail Adams awards on Wednesday night.

Katherine Clark Tops Dem Ticket to Replace Ed Markey in House

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Oct 17, 2013
Openly gay state Representative Carl Sciortino finished third in the race of six Democrats with 16.1 percent; State Senator Katherine M. Clark topped the ticket.

Castro Fair Marks 40 Years

By Matthew S. Bajko | Saturday Oct 5, 2013
It began four decades ago as a way to promote San Francisco’s new gay neighborhood in the Castro. Over the years it has maintained its community celebration roots but also evolved into a major fundraiser for local nonprofits.

A WIn for LGBT Bostonians

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Sep 26, 2013
State Representative Marty Walsh and City Councillor John Connolly finished in the number one and two spots in Tuesday’s primary election for Boston Mayor. Both candidates have a proven track record of supporting and advocating for the LGBT community.

Rosenberg Has the Votes

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Aug 1, 2013
Openly gay State Senator Stanley Rosenberg of Amherst has the votes to succeed Senator Therese Murray as Senate President.

The Iconic Joan Rivers Always Had Her Gays

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Jul 18, 2013
The indomitable Joan Rivers takes the MGM Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino by storm on Saturday, July 20, at 8 p.m.

Gay Married Man Gets Green Card

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Jul 4, 2013
Late Friday, just two days after the US Supreme Court released their decision gutting the Defense of Marriage Act, a permanent visa, aka green card, was issued to Traian Popov, a Bulgarian man married to Florida-based club DJ Julian Marsh.

Boston Magazine Profiles Rintala Case

By Sue O’Connell | Saturday Jun 1, 2013
"Reasonable Doubt" explores the first time a woman had been accused of murdering her lawfully wedded wife.

Democrat Forry Wins State Senate Seat

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday May 30, 2013
Democratic state Rep. Linda Dorcena Forry was victorious in Tuesday’s special election for the First Suffolk seat. Forry easily won the election with over 80 percent of the vote against Republican Joseph Ureneck.

LGBT Supporters and Allies Win Primaries

Friday May 3, 2013
LGBT allies were victorious in Tuesday’s special primary elections. Among other wins, Rep. Dorcena Forry was victorious in a tight race.

WAGLY Receives Grant from Foundation for MetroWest

By Sue O’Connell | Friday Aug 17, 2012
West Suburban Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer Youth (WAGLY), founded in March 2011, received a grant from Foundation for MetroWest to assist in the development of its organizational infrastructure.

Pride Parade Wows

By Sue O’Connell | Thursday Jun 14, 2012
Official Parade meteorologist David Brown (WCVB-TV) must have pulled some strings to deliver perfect weather for Saturday, June 9ths Boston Pride Parade.

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