2017 March

Monthly Archives: March 2017

PHOTOS: “Freedom To Marry” At The NARO With Virginia AG Mark Herring

The house was nearly packed at last night's screening of "Freedom to Marry" at the NARO in Norfolk The documentary chronicling the fight for marriage equality...

On April 27, Fight AIDS As A Dining Out For Life Ambassador

Each year on the third Thursday of April, thousands of Coastal Virginians go out to eat and help raise money to combat AIDS in...

Australia’s Pants Down Circus Rocks The Roper On April 8.

What has big hair, wailing electric guitars, and stands on its head, on a ladder? Not a riddle—just a tiny glimpse of the fun...

Trump Administration Issues Two Orders That Hurt LGBTQ Americans

Two bold, new anti-inclusive actions by the Trump administration have been revealed, each of them decisions that will directly impact the lives of lesbian,...
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‘Freedom To Marry’ Film Debut To Feature Attorney General Herring And Special Guests

Tomorrow evening a viewing of the marriage equality documentary The Freedom to Marry is scheduled at the Naro Cinema. A panel discussion follows with Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring,...

McAuliffe Breaks Veto Record For Virginia Governors

Last week, Gov. Terry McAuliffe broke the record for most vetoes by a Virginia governor by striking two Republican-backed bills aimed at protecting religious...

Cast Your Vote In The 2017 GAYHRVA Reader’s Poll

WOW! We had over 1,000 nominations in the Best of GAYHRVA Reader's Poll. Thanks! Now, let the voting begin. Through April 15 cast your vote for the people, places,...

NCAA Gives North Carolina Deadline To Repeal HB2 Or Lose Events Until 2022

In its most direct statement yet, the NCAA on Thursday warned North Carolina to repeal House Bill 2 soon or lose championship events through...

McAuliffe Vetoes Religious Freedom Bill

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe on Thursday vetoed a bill that critics contend would have allowed discrimination against same-sex couples. Senate Bill 1324, which state Sen....

Meet the Men of “Swan Lake”

Next weekend, the Virginia Arts Festival welcomes Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet with the Virginia Symphony Orchestra to Norfolk's Chrysler Hall for a sweeping performance of Swan Lake. While images...