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The Hershee Bar, a mainstay on the Hampton Roads LGBTQ bar scene and one of the area's original and surviving community 'safe spaces,' is celebrating its 35th anniversary this Spring with a series of events that kick off this...
It's that time of year again! Nominations are now open in the Third Annual Best of Gay HRVA Readers' Poll. We want to know who you feel are the best people and places that make Hampton Roads a great place...
Hampton Roads will have two separate events, spaced a week apart, to commemorate the Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV).  Hampton Roads Pride Transgender Advocacy Committee recently announced a TDOV event titled “Don’t Judge a Book by Its Cover.” that...
Just in time for Easter, John Oliver of Last Week Tonight is expertly trolling the Vice President Pence and his family who recently published a book about their pet rabbit, by creating an alternative tale of the bunny, named...
"Virginia can’t afford to allow discrimination to continue in our commonwealth. We will be back next year to fight for full equality for Virginia’s LGBT community, and we will do everything in our power to hold our legislators accountable...
On March 20, the LGBT Life Center and Naro Cinema are bringing the French film Beats Per Minute to Hampton Roads as a fundraising event for the 2018 Reel It Out (RIO) Film Festival. Beats Per Minute is an award-winning...
LGBT Life Center will join 60 other cities across the United States and Canada on Thursday, April 26, 2018 for the 15th annual Dining Out for Life (DOFL.) Over 60 restaurants and an estimated 10,000 diners are expected to take...
Yesterday, the forecasted rain did not materialize and thousands turned out for the 51st Annual Oceanview St. Patrick's Day parade in Norfolk.  Hampton Roads' LGBTQ community was well represented in the parade and showed off their pride.  In addition...
Long before she was known as the Golden Globe-nominated actress for generation-defining performances in “The Breakfast Club,” “Pretty in Pink,” and “Sixteen Candles,” Molly Ringwald was performing with her jazz pianist father and his band. From that day on she...
Fifty years ago, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the landmark Newman v. Piggie Park Enterprises case. Piggie Park, a small barbecue chain still open today, wanted the right to refuse service to African American customers. The owner, a...