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PA LGBT group wins national award
A Central Pennsylvania LGBT community center has been working on an LGBT history project for nearly two years and, earlier this month, the hard work finally paid off. The LGBT Center of Central PA ...
Jul 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Schaefer reinstated as Methodist minister
The Rev. Frank Schaefer, who officiated at his son’s gay wedding in 2007, has been reinstated as a Methodist minister. In December, local Methodist officials stripped Schaefer of his ministerial cr...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
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Windsor impact continues, one year later
The U.S. Supreme Court handed down its seminal decision on marriage equality on June 26, 2013 — and the full effect of the ruling continues to be realized one year later. That day, the nation’s top...
Jun 26, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Milano’s killer can file triple-size brief Three appellate judges have permitted Frank R. Chester to file an oversized legal brief in his appeal to be cleared of all charges in the grisly slaying o...
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Presbys affirm marriage
by Matty Bennett
Jun 26, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
On June 19, the Presbyterian Church (USA) voted at its General Assembly to allow ministers to perform same-sex marriages and to change its constitution’s definition of marriage from “a man and a wo...
AC ramps up LGBT tourism effort
by Jen Colletta
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
Just in time for the start of summer Saturday, Atlantic City this week officially rolled out the welcome mat for the LGBT community. In a beachside press conference Monday, LGBT and ally leaders in...
One month of marriage equality in PA
by Jen Colletta
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
This Friday marks the first month of marriage equality in Pennsylvania. On May 20, Judge John E. Jones’s ruling overturning the state’s ban on marriage equality made Pennsylvania the 19th state to ...
Obama to sign exec. order
by Jen Colletta
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
President Obama announced this week that he will sign an executive order banning LGBT workplace discrimination by federal contractors. An official timeframe has not yet been announced, but the pres...
Day in the Life Of: a radio host, Elvis Duran
by Jen Colletta
Jun 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
You think your day starts early? Try being at the office by 5:30 a.m. — and ready to speak to millions by 6. That’s the task facing Elvis Duran every morning. The New York City-based radio host and...
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