by Richard Labonte "The Girls Club," by Sally Bellerose. Bywater Books, 288 pages, $14.95 paper. Marie is the tough sister. Renee is the pretty sister. And Cora Rose is the uncertain sister - though she [...]
By Sue Merrell Compared to the recent news from Norway, spending an evening with Norwegian immigrants of a century ago is as refreshing as running from the sauna to the snow bank. That doesn't mean [...]
By Bridgette M. Redman When Paul Hopper takes center stage at Water Works Theatre Company's production of "The Tempest" as the magician Prospero, he summons his sprites who transport the audience to the otherworldly island [...]
HIGHLAND PARK- Ruth Ellis Center, the Midwest's only organization solely dedicated to serving homeless, at-risk and runaway lesbian, gay, bi-attractional, transgender or questioning youth, is receiving a $110,000 grant from the McGregor Fund to enhance [...]
FERNDALE- Affirmations announced plans this week to re-launch its annual campaign designed to keep center youth alcohol-free and is counting on area bar and restaurant owners to help out. The center is asking the managers [...]
The Bachmann “pray away the gay” clinic is the latest glitter bomb victim. Is glitter bombing making a statement…or making us look silly?
Heard on Facebook I thought glitter makes your day better? -Jessica Ann Grant It simply reinforces the GLBT stereotype and makes us look foolish. It does nothing to further our quest for equality. -Jack Miller [...]
By Tara Cavanaugh The alleged crime took place in downtown Grand Rapids on Wednesday night. GRAND RAPIDS- When David Battjes left an Equality Michigan meeting Wednesday night, he felt good. As a board member [...]