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Wigged Out :: Hair Salon for Drag and With A Cause

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 30
On August 7, David Carver-Ford's Diva Hair opened for business. The new enterprise seeks to reach a clientele not often served by mainstream salons: Diva Hair will be a wig studio for drag performers and transgenders.

HIV Equal and Triangle Community Center Celebrate Transgender Self-Care  

By EDGE | Aug 25
On Sunday, August 30, HIV Equal and Triangle Community Center will be hosting an event at the offices of sponsors World Health Clinicians and CIRCLE CARE Center in Norwalk, CT, to celebrate and promote self-care within the transgender community.

Downtown Las Vegas Performers Concerned with Bid to Rein Them In

By Kimberly Pierceall | Aug 12
On the Fremont Street pedestrian mall, Michael Troy Moore can be found wearing nothing but a G-string and a stuffed rooster on his lap while he plays heavy metal music.

Gay Mens' Families Receive $2M in Damages for 2014 Fire

By EDGE | Aug 5
The families of a Manhattan couple were awarded a $2 million settlement following the 2014 fire in a west side high rise that claimed the life of 27-year-old Daniel McClung.

Rhode Island Foundation Awards $57,500 for LGBTQ RI'ers

By EDGE | Jul 31
The Rhode Island Foundation announced today that eight nonprofit organizations serving the state's lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) communities will receive more than $57,000 in grants through its Equity Action Fund.

Central Square's 'Saving Kitty' Benefit Performance Slated for Monday, Aug. 3

By Kilian Melloy | Jul 30
"Saving Kitty," the Jennifer Coolidge-Starring smash hit at the Central Square Theater in Cambridge, is drawing to a close. But the show is going out with a splash!

Linda Lavin to Perform at P-Town's Crown and Anchor August 3rd and 4th

By EDGE | Jul 24
Accompanied by the fabulous Billy Stritch, Ms. Lavin will sing songs from her new CD "Possibilities" as well as some of Broadway's most memorable show tunes.

Shark Sightings Cause Officials to Evacuate Beach Near Fire Island

By EDGE | Jul 24
The sighting of two six-foot sharks swimming close to the shore Thursday caused officials on Long Island to evacuate waters in the Town of Oyster Bay beach located roughly 20-miles west of the gay communities Fire Island Pines and Cherry Grove.

Roaches Lead to Castro Eatery Closures

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 18
A handful of restaurants have reopened in San Francisco's Castro neighborhood after recently being closed when city inspectors found cockroaches and, in some cases, rodent infestations.

PAWS Director 'Forced to Leave'

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 12
The former executive director of Pets Are Wonderful Support, a San Francisco-based nonprofit, says the agency recently made him quit.

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