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The 2018 Chelsea West Fest will be held on October 6, 2018 from noon to 6 p.m. in the 600 block of Claremont Ave. in the Chelsea District of Norfolk. The FREE Festival celebrates local offerings with a wide...
On September 15, LGBTQ job seekers, consumers, businesses, and organizations will convene at OutWork757, Hampton Roads’ first LGBTQ Business and Career Expo at Old Dominion University’s Ted Constant Center. “This event is long overdue for Hampton Roads. Most metropolitan areas with...
Last night, supporters of the Hershee Bar donned their now familiar "I Am Hershee Bar" t-shirts addressed the Norfolk City Council their opposition to the pending purchase by the city of the property in the Five Points neighborhood where...
The LGBT Life Center has provided mental health care to HIV positive, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals for several years.  Recently, the Center expanded its mental health team and added Cory Gerwe as Clinical Director of Mental Health...
Now in its 5th year, Equality Virginia (EV) hosts an annual Transgender Information and Empowerment Summit (TIES) each fall in Richmond. The 2017 conference drew over 400 individuals from around the state. Recognizing a need, this summer, EV is taking the...
At last night's monthly Hampton Roads Pride Membership meeting, those in attendance approved a revised set of by-laws that include moving Board of Director elections from November to September, a discussion of the Board election process and proxy voting. Approving...
After 46 years at their home in Norfolk on The Hague, the Unitarian Church of Norfolk (UCN) is relocating to 809 S. Military Highway in Virginia Beach and changing their name.   “We have not only embraced a new location,...
On June 28, long time patrons of the Hershee Bar (HB's) and owner Annette Stone came together to share stories about how HB's shaped their lives.  HB's is one of the last original safe spaces and has always been...
Yesterday's oppressive heat and humidity could not keep thousands from throughout Hampton Roads from descending on downtown Norfolk's Town Point Park to "Stand Up, Stand Out - 30 Years Strong" to celebrate the 30th Hampton Road's 30th PrideFest. This year's...
Hampton Roads residents have been showing their Pride all month, but events kicked into high gear last week at the Chrysler Museum.  Below is a gallery of photos from last night's "Pride on the Peninsula" event. This week has been...