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Former HRC President Alphonso David accuses organization of racism - Former Human Rights Campaign (HRC) President Alphonso David opened up about the fallout from the investigation into former New York ...
Pride Fest will extend to Oct. 3; headliners include Kristine W and Mya - Mya, Shangela, VINCINT, Crystal Waters, Kristine W, Brooke Eden and St. Panther are among the headliners for Chicago Pride Fest ...

News
Gay Games XI postponed because of pandemic - Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the upcoming Gay Games XI have been moved from November 2022 to November 2023, Outsports ...
HHS awards $48M to health centers to expand HIV prevention, treatment - On Sept. 16, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), ...
Naper Pride hosts inaugural Pride fest - Naper Pride held its inaugural pride fest event, "Coming Together, One Community—One Naperville," on Sept. 11-12 in Naperville. Incidentally, "Coming ...
National groups kick off #BiWeek to celebrate bisexuality+ visibility - Sept. 16 marks the start of #BiWeek, an annual digital campaign to accelerate acceptance for the bisexual+ (bi, pansexual, fluid, ...
Hastert settles sexual-abuse lawsuit - Days before a trial was set to begin, former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert reached a tentative settlement in a ...
Now, only five of Chicago's 50 aldermen reject automatic pay raises - Forty-five out of 50 Chicago aldermen have opted to accept a 5.5% pay increase in 2022 that will push the ...
Chicago alderman apologizes for 'offensive words' - Jim Gardiner, alderman of Chicago's 45th Ward, apologized during the Sept. 14 Chicago City Council meeting for his "offensive words" ...
Christkindlmarket marking 25th anniversary; will return to Daley Plaza and Wrigleyville - --From a press release - (CHICAGO, IL)-(September 15, 2021)-The Christkindlmarket Chicago celebrates its 25th anniversary and will be back in-person as well as online in ...
Gov. Pritzker signs transformative energy legislation for Illinois - --From a press release - CHICAGO — Delivering on principles previously laid out, Governor JB Pritzker signed landmark legislation into law that puts the state ...
OneWheaton to mark 10th Homecoming Weekend on Oct. 8-9 - OneWheaton—a group of LGBTQA alumni and students of Wheaton College—will mark its 10th annual Homecoming Weekend with virtual activities on ...
COVID Southern Illinois reports it has zero ICU beds available - Amid a COVID-19 surge, Illinois' southern region reported Sept. 13-14 that it ran out of intensive care unit (ICU) beds—which ...
Gavin Newsom wins Calif. recall election - On Sept. 14, California Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom defeated a GOP-backed effort to remove him from office, media outlets reported. ...
Howard Brown hosting Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium on Sept. 29-30 - Howard Brown Health will host its 2021 Midwest LGBTQ Health Symposium in a virtual format Sept. 29-30. The conference, presented ...
COVID Connecticut, D.C., removed from Chicago's travel advisory - On Sept. 14, the Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH) took one state—Connecticut—and the District of Columbia off its weekly ...
Catholic theologians urge protections for LGBTQ+ people - More than 750 of the nation's leading Catholic theologians, church leaders, scholars, educators and writers have joined New Ways Ministry ...
ARCHITECTURE Thompson Center Idea Competition winners named - The Chicago Architecture Center and the Chicago Architectural Club announced the jury's selection of three winning designs for the Thompson ...
'Homophile' organization New Gay Liberation Front launches - The New Gay Liberation Front—which described itself in a press release as a "homophile organization"—has launched. "Homophile" is a term ...
Men Having Babies surrogacy conference on Oct. 9 - The Men Having Babies 2021 Midwest Surrogacy Conference & Expo will take place Saturday, Oct. 9, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., at ...
Former HRC President Alphonso David accuses organization of racism - Former Human Rights Campaign (HRC) President Alphonso David opened up about the fallout from the investigation into former New York ...
NATIONAL Teachers, GLAAD talks HRC, 9/11 items, Dr. Rachel Levine - In North Carolina, a former teacher won a lawsuit against Charlotte Catholic High School and the Roman Catholic Diocese of ...
Author: Windy City Times staff
WORLD False report, Indian activist dies, fashion exhibit, LGBT Awards - In Spain, a man who claimed eight hooded men carved an anti-gay slur on his butt using a knife in ...
Author: Windy City Times staff
Pride Fest will extend to Oct. 3; headliners include Kristine W and Mya - Mya, Shangela, VINCINT, Crystal Waters, Kristine W, Brooke Eden and St. Panther are among the headliners for Chicago Pride Fest ...
Women & Children First hosting virtual event with Anita Hill on Sept. 29 - Anita Hill—the University Professor of Social Policy, Law, and Women's and Gender Studies at Brandeis University who played a major ...

Entertainment
ARC Music Festival debuts in Chicago over Labor Day Weekend - Replacing North Coast Music Festival's usual spot in Union Park, ARC Music Festival launched Sept. 4-5. North Coast was forced ...
TV Rory O'Malley lands his second gay cartoon role with 'Chicago Party Aunt' - Inspired by a popular Twitter account, Netflix's latest adult cartoon, Chicago Party Aunt, takes the Windy City to a whole ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
THEATER 'Dear Mom, I'm Gay!' on Oct. 1-2 - Dear Mom, I'm Gay!—a workshop of a new musical by David Dilsizian—is running at The Jarvis Square Theater, 1439 W. ...
SHOWBIZ 'Boy Meets Boy,' Jennifer Hudson, 'SVU,' tennis honor, ABBA - Ariztical Entertainment is releasing the German movie Boy Meets Boy on DVD and VOD on Oct. 26. According to a ...
Author: Windy City Times staff
MUSIC Lil Nas X wins top award at MTV VMAs - The MTV VMA Awards took place Sept. 12—and an LGBTQ+ artist took home one of the night's top awards. Lil ...
Billy Masters - "If you want the most dramatic season ever, do an LGBT version. I think maybe it's the time for The ...
Author: Billy Masters
TELEVISION 'Drag Race,' 'Queer Eye,' 'Pose' among Creative Emmy winners - Three 2021 Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremonies took place Sept. 11-12—and Netflix's The Queen's Gambit led the way with nine ...
AstonRep Theatre Company announces 2021-22 season: - --From a press release - CHICAGO (Sept. 13, 2021) — AstonRep Theatre Company is pleased to welcome back live audiences this fall, kicking off with ...
First Floor Theater announces 2021-22 season - --From a press release - CHICAGO, IL (Sept. 13, 2021) — First Floor Theater is excited to announce their ninth live-production season, featuring one world ...
CAIC announces 2021 Collaborative Works Festival, immigration, migration in song - --From a press release - CHICAGO— Collaborative Arts Institute of Chicago (CAIC) begins its eleventh anniversary season with its annual Collaborative Works Festival, held in ...
Students urged to apply for Musical Theatre Awards - Broadway in Chicago is inviting high schools across Illinois to participate in the 11th Annual Illinois High School Musical Theatre ...
THEATER Out actor Dan Butler to be in 'When Harry Met Rehab' - Don Clark, a Chicago-based film/theater producer as well as co-owner of the Chicago Magic Lounge, will present the world premiere ...
Frank Ferrante to return as 'Groucho' for one night - Actor/director Frank Ferrante returns to his internationally heralded stage performance for one night only in "An Evening With Groucho" on ...
Joffrey welcomes four dancers from South Korea, Spain and the U.S. - The Joffrey Ballet's Mary B. Galvin Artistic Director Ashley Wheater MBE, The and President and CEO Greg Cameron announced the ...
Brittany Devon meets a 'Platonic Girlfriend' - Queer, genderfluid actor Brittany Devon has created a brand new project to explore with Platonic Girlfriend. It is the story ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
'Andersonville Homecoming' Sept. 24-26; line-up, vendors, safety protocols announced - --From a press release - CHICAGO (Sept. 15, 2021) — The Andersonville Chamber of Commerce (ACC) is pleased to announce the full entertainment line-up and ...
Pitchfork Music Festival returns and turns 15 in 2021 - Pitchfork Music Festival turned 15 years old in Chicago this year after being cancelled last year because of the pandemic. ...
Author: Jerry Nunn
Chicago Dance History Project moving to Ruth Page Center - Chicago Dance History Project (CDHP)—which investigates, documents and presents the individual and institutional past of Chicago dance—plans to move into ...
Stephen Amell, 'Outlander' star to be at Wizard World Chicago - Stephen Amell, known to millions as the crime-fighting vigilante lead in the hit TV series Arrow, will return to Wizard ...

Outlines
SAVOR Sunny Bowls - Looking for a comforting, healthful option for lunch? Then look no further than Sunny Bowls: Souper Food (theMart, #201.; https://sunnybowls.com/), ...
Author: Andrew Davis
TRAVEL Local hotels make Travel + Leisure's 'Best' lists - Hotels in Chicago were among those honored in Travel + Leisure's annual best-of lists, with readers serving as voters. ...
SPORTS Sky come up short vs. Mystics - At Wintrust Arena on Sept. 12, the Chicago Sky lost to the Washington Mystics 79-72. Sky center Azura Stevens scored ...
USWNT national soccer team slams contract offer - The United States Women's National Team Players Association (USWNTPA) is calling the U.S. Soccer Federation's offer of identical contracts for ...
SAVOR Logan Square restaurant Lardon - As you might guess from its name, Lardon (2200 N. California Ave..; https://; takes meat very seriously. Named after a ...
Author: Andrew Davis
SOCCER Lloyd scores five goals as U.S. women rout Paraguay - Scoring five goals in a soccer match can be called a glut or even a "repoker." Whatever it's called, Carli ...


 

 



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