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Scores of supporters of the Hershee Bar packed the Norfolk City Council chambers Tuesday night for a seventh time to make a list minute plea for salvation of the business. Last night's City Council meeting was the last meeting prior...
Good morning OutWire757 readers! Your publisher and editor have been on a well-earned vacation this past week, traversing the country.   Did you miss us? (Wait, don't answer that...) We will be back in full operation next week, but still wanted to...
The deadline to register to vote in the 2018 midterm elections in Virginia is Monday, October 15.  Voters of all political stripes are encouraged to register and/or confirm their voting status before going to the polls.  To register to...
Today is the 30th anniversary of National Coming Out Day (NCOD). Every year on October 11, NCOD emphasizes the importance of coming out and creating a safe world in which LGBTQ people can live openly as their authentic selves.  Locally, nationwide and...
Beginning next week, the faces of four Hampton Roads women will emerge on a wall of Norfolk's NEON District in the next installment of Lori Pratico's "Girl Noticed" project, a national art project that asks people to pause, acknowledge...
An unusually warm morning in Norfolk's Lakewood Park was the setting for Stonewall Sports Norfolk's grand opening and beginning of their inaugural fall kickball season. Stonewall Sports Norfolk is the nation's fifteenth city to host a league and Sunday's grand...
Old Dominion University’s Baron and Ellin Gordon Art Galleries present the exhibition Black Gods of the Metropolis: The Drawings of J. Alan Cumbey, on view now through January 13, 2019. A free reception with refreshments and cash bar is scheduled...
OutWire757 is getting into the 'spirit' of the season with our first 'Shocktober' Story Slam. Join us on Friday evening and share your scariest, funniest, or sad *shocking* story.  Or, just come to listen and meet other like-minded community members...
More than 100 kickballers converged on Norfolk's Lakewood Park this past Sunday to learn the rules and fundamentals of the sport at Stonewall Sports (SS) first kickball clinic as teams gear up for the league's grand opening kickoff on...
October is LGBT History Month and a time to celebrate the achievements of 31 lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender icons. Included in the 2018 list of icons are two notable Virginians - Gavin Grimm (Oct. 14) and Danica Roem...