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Say goodbye to summer and "Sail Into Fall" with OutWire757, MJ's Tavern, Smartmouth Beer, Vee Milosevich and the American Rover on our Labor Day weekend sunset cruise Sunday, September 3 from 2-4 p.m.  Chunky sweaters, leaf peeping and 'pumpkin...
A recent report produced by the National Center for Transgender Equality (NCTE) details the ways in which President Trump's Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) have marginalized and rolled back information and protections for the transgender community. Harper Jean...
Yesterday afternoon, several hundred people turned out for a peaceful protest and call for the removal of the "Johnny Reb" statue that has stood in downtown Norfolk since the early 20th century. Sparked by last weekend's events in Charlottesville, citizens,...
According to the Dallas News, the Texas Legislature wrapped up its official business without passing a transphobic 'bathroom bill'.  While this anti-transgender bill may not have passed this session, the issue is far from over in Texas and similar...
Virginia Beach Sheriff Ken Stolle today announced the appointment of the first LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) Liaison to the Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office. Effective immediately, the position will be held by Cpl. Guy Saucier, a tenured law...
Last night, hundreds turned out to The Wave nightclub to share the love and pay tribute to Anne Marie Pruitt, a long-term friend and ally to many in the Hampton Roads LGBT community. Attendees were asked to make an in-kind...
Advertising promoting HIV and STI testing by the LGBT Life Center at the Hampton Roads Transit (HRT) terminal in downtown Norfolk causes controversy while raising awareness. More from WVEC TV.
Earlier today, CNN reported that President Donald Trump is being sued by five active transgender members of the military against Trump's recent Tweeted policy change that would prohibit transgender individuals from serving in the military in any capacity. The unnamed...
During the August Congressional recess, Congressman Bobby Scott (VA-03) will hold a legislative update town hall Monday, August 14, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. at Norview High School in Norfolk. Congressman Scott plans on providing The town hall will provide an...
Anne Marie Pruitt was a long-time ally of the Hampton Roads LGBTQ community and her unexpected death last month was a shock to many in the community.  In her honor and to support Comfort Cases, Ms. Pruitt's favorite charity,...