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SAVOR James Beard contest, a new Publican opens and a PAWS event - Contest: You have a chance to be in on all the action during the chef-studded James Beard Award weekend of ...
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SAVOR Green City Market; Sofitel's 'Un-Tea' time - For those who wonder about the lack of a farmers' market in Chicago during the winter months, I point you ...
Author: Andrew Davis
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Illinois' first openly gay congressman isn't done yet: A conversation with Eric Sorensen - A Rockford-born meteorologist, U.S. Rep. Eric Sorenson didn't plan on being a politician. But after seeing how his work in ...
Author: Lu Calzada
Samuel Savoir-Faire Williams's violin stylings help COH mark Black History Month - As part of its celebration of Black History Month, Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., presented a solo jazz ...
Author: Vern Hester
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Unprecedented Alabama Supreme Court ruling undermins access to family-building healthcare, GLAD responds - --From a press release - Feb. 23, 2024 (Boston) — Today, GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD) issued the following statement from Polly Crozier, GLAD's ...
WORLD Caribbean ruling, Pussy Riot, Russian raid, Canadian warning, anti-trans bar - The top court in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines dismissed a challenge to colonial-era anti-gay laws, Reuters reported. Javin Johnson ...
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NATIONAL Chuck Schumer, anti-marriage bill, drag event back on, military doctor - U.S. Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) announced his support for the Kids Online Safety Act (KOSA)—and, as a result, ...
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HIV criminal laws disproportionately impact Black men in Mississippi - --From a press release - A new report by the Williams Institute at UCLA School of Law finds that at least 43 people in Mississippi ...
Chicago Bears hire first woman assistant coach - The Chicago Bears are hiring Jennifer King as an offensive assistant, according to The Chicago Sun-Times and other media outlets. ...
Oklahoma non-binary student dies after being assaulted - Officials acknowledged there are unresolved questions about a 16-year-old non-binary Oklahoma student who died one day after a fight in ...
Owasso High School student of Bridge v. Oklahoma State Board of Education case dies, groups respond - --From press releases - Oklahoma City, Okla. — In response to the death of 16-year-old Owasso High School student Nex Benedict following an assault ...
Brittney Griner's jersey retired at Baylor University - On Feb. 18, Baylor University retired Brittney Griner's #42 jersey. Griner—a two-time AP national player of the year, two-time Olympic ...
Oprah Winfrey, Niecy Nash-Betts to be honored at the 35 annual GLAAD Media Awards in LA March 14 - --From a press release - Los Angeles, CA -Feb. 20, 2024 - GLAAD announced that global media leader, producer, philanthropist, actress and author Oprah Winfrey ...
GLAAD releases report on LGBTQ+ inclusion in video games - LGBTQ+ media-advocacy organization GLAAD has released a report on queer inclusion in the world of video games. Among the key ...
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ELECTIONS 2024 Eileen O'Neill Burke talks state's attorney run, judgeship, GOP ties - The Democratic primary in the race to succeed outgoing Cook County State's Attorney Kim Foxx involves two candidates with extensive ...
Author: Andrew Davis
Center on Halsted to host trans youth & family summit - Center on Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted St., has announced that its Trans Youth & Family Summit 2024 will take place ...
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As Chicago prepares to host DNC, former delegates reflect on LGBTQ+ inclusion at previous conventions - When Mark Ishaug, now the CEO of the mental health advocacy Thresholds, was a delegate at the 1996 Democratic National ...
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Bring Chicago Home Campaign releases open endorsement letter from 100+ faith leaders - --From a press release - CHICAGO — With just over a month before the March 19th primary election, prominent Chicago faith leaders will today release ...
'West Side Story' gets a sex-positive spin with new burlesque show - In partial observance of National Condom Day, which was Feb. 14, Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) presented A West ...
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REFLECTIONS: An Evening of original music with the Jeannie Tanner Quartet - --From a press release - REFLECTIONS will be a night of feel-good, upbeat original music written by Jeannie Tanner. Songs range from jazz, to pop, ...
Theater Review: Billy Elliot, The Musical - Book and Lyrics: Lee Hall; Music: Elton John. At: Paramount Theatre, 23 E. Galena Blvd., Aurora Tickets: 630-896-6666 or Paramountaurora.com; ...
Author: Scott C. Morgan
SHOWBIZ Kristen Stewart, Rock Hudson, Talia Keys, 'True Detective,' Marvel comic - At the Berlin Film Festival, Kristen Stewart defended her photo shoot for a Rolling Stone magazine cover that went viral ...
Author: Andrew Davis
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