Ameritax Plus relocates to Berkley

By | 2018-01-16T03:48:07+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

BERKLEY - Ameritax Plus, a professional accounting and tax service, hosted a grand opening with local dignitaries at its new location in downtown Berkley on Feb. 6. The move represents a long-term commitment to the [...]

Community Connections

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Get connected! Non-profit organizations are encouraged to send listings of ongoing events to Community Connections via email at dawnwolfe@pridesource.com, fax at 248-615-7018 or postal mail: 20793 Farmington Rd., Ste. 25, Farmington, MI 48336. FORTY WORD [...]

Marriage News from Around the Country

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Alabama: The first bill passed in both the state Senate and the House in the new legislative session was a constitutional amendment banning equal marriage rights. Both chambers passed their bills [...]

National News Briefs

By | 2018-01-16T14:32:13+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Business National survey shows gay-specific marketing practices may influence LGB purchases ROCHESTER, N.Y. - According to a recent nationwide online survey, seven in ten LGB respondents say they are extremely or [...]

Art & Around

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Art Exchange Museum salutes Colored Troops DETROIT - While fighting to overcome racial discrimination and segregation, brave men joined the ranks of the Buffalo Soldiers and 1st Michigan Colored Volunteers. The Buffalo Soldiers, who fought [...]

Concert Connections

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

This Week: Jen ChapinThurs. 2/17/05&lState Theatre, Detroit Joe CockerThurs. 2/17/05 7:30 p.m.State Theatre, Detroit MoeFri. 2/18/05 7:30 p.m.Michigan Theatre, Ann Arbor Brazilian GirlsFri. 2/18/05 9 p.m.Shelter, Detroit BlancheFri. 2/18/05 The Magic Bag, Ferndale Pat Metheny [...]

Who supports civil unions?

By | 2018-01-15T16:18:33+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By John Corvino Massachusetts has marriage for same-sex couples. Vermont has civil unions, and Connecticut may soon follow. California and New Jersey have domestic partnerships, with many of the state benefits of marriage (substantially more [...]

Curtain Calls

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Review: 'Betrayal' How men and women view relationships is at core of Pinter drama "It's all over," the audience is told at the end of the first scene of Harold Pinter's drama, "Betrayal," now playing [...]

Curtain Calls XTRA

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By John Quinn Review: 'Private Lives' Noel Coward comedy confirms: 'love hurts' It's the middle of February, and we're saturated with the icons of Valentine's Day, but before they disappear, let all us lonesome hearts [...]

Dear Jody

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Jody Valley Prison of love Q: Two years ago, I was pretty lonely and had no one in my life. A friend of my mother's had a gay nephew who was in prison. My [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Romeo San Vicente Liam is Abe, honest When you need a historical figure portrayed with reliable gravitas, you don't call David Spade; instead you beg Liam Neeson to take the part. This is the [...]

Now Playing

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Just Out Harry and Max Harry (Bryce Johnson) is a teen pop idol slipping into his twenties and career-has-been status. His 16-year-old brother, Max (Cole Williams), is also a teen pop star, career on the [...]

Meet Bam Bam the BTL pet of the week

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Meet Bam Bam, a handsome five-month-old brown-and-white Pointer/Labrador Retriever mix. He is an energetic dog that will do well in an active household. Bam Bam needs a family that will give him plenty of exercise [...]

Q Puzzle Clues

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Lip Service Across1 Arrange by penile length, e.g.5 Lake, of "Hairspray"10 Served perfectly, to Mauresmo14 It slicks Feniger's pan15 Sign in Frasier's booth, perhaps16 "___ Hai"17 With 38- and 62-Across, words to Natalie Barney, from [...]

Reach OUT

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Company apologizes, makes reparations to African-Americans In a shining example of corporate responsibility, JPMorgan Chase posted a letter on their Bank One website Jan. 20 addressing the company's historical links to slavery. The letter reads, [...]

Q Scopes

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Jack Fertig Spice things up, Cancer! Venus in Aquarius provokes novel aesthetics and quirky flirtations. Trine to Jupiter in Libra, she easily finds ways to harness those individualistic impulses into coordinated social efforts. With [...]

SHe Said:

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

"Her parents were forced to make a choice between engaging fully or not at all - and they chose to engage. And it transformed them, their life and our family. My children now have grandparents [...]

Theater Events for the period Feb. 17 – 26

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Professional Theater: A Cure for the Valentine's Hangover: An Evening of One-Act Plays The world premiere of lesbian-themed "White Elephant" is presented, along with two local debuts: "Fifteen Minutes" and "Valentine Fairy." Staged Friday and [...]

HARC receives Conference of Mayors grant

By | 2017-05-02T09:00:00+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

YPSILANTI - HIV/AIDS Resource Center recently received a national grant from the United States Conference of Mayors to work locally to help promote HIV/AIDS education and awareness among African American men. "HIV is affecting African [...]

Frame shop is a family-owned jewel

By | 2018-01-15T17:24:04+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

By Sharon Gittleman FERNDALE-For the past 47 years, eager art lovers and photographers have come to Ferndale to add the finishing touches to their treasures at Rose Frame Shop. That's not breaking news to some [...]