Coming up at Wharton Center

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

'Wicked' returns, tickets on sale April 27 After breaking box-office records and selling out in record time in 2007 and 2008, "Wicked," Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to the Cobb Great Hall June 27 through [...]

Religious rebel

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Crystal Proxmire When the Rev. Amy DeLong performed a lesbian wedding at a United Methodist Church in Wisconsin in September 2009, she did not get defrocked. Instead of immediately dismissing the lesbian reverend, church [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Yee-haw! Lily Tomlin to play Reba's mom Perhaps no performer has moved as effortlessly between media as Lily Tomlin, who's struck comedy gold on records, in movies (she snagged an Oscar [...]

You’ll go far, Leo!

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Jack Fertig Q Scopes Pluto in Capricorn, Mars in Virgo and Venus conjoining Jupiter in Taurus are all making a "grand trine," offering everyone vast creative power and the ability to make deep changes. [...]

‘Kevin’ of the corn

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

We need to talk about Kevin. The kid's practically demonic in his pursuit to drive his mother nuts, sickly terrorizing Eva and the family - without giving too much away, he makes a mess of [...]

An Old Pro Among the Beginners

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

Across 1 Start of what 72-Across said to his Oscar 8 Vidal essay collection 14 Earhart and others 16 Black eye 17 Where motorists get off 18 "Lions and ___ and bears ..." 19 Flock [...]

A dog-gone good time at Go Comedy!

By | 2018-01-16T03:20:52+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Entertainment|

Back when The Second City was the 800-pound gorilla in Detroit's improv community, many of the area's up-and-coming improvisers studied their craft at its renowned training center. As part of their education, the students would [...]

Eating local for health and well-being

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Guides|

By Caitlin Joseph ANN ARBOR - You've heard it all before: buying local supports the local economy, creates jobs, helps the environment, and saves energy. But have you thought about the impact that buying and [...]

Saved by the Bell

By | 2018-01-16T03:47:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Guides|

Between LGBT-friendly health-care referrals, free HIV testing, the Transgender Health Fair and the upcoming Project Healthy Living Health Fair there is no question: for Affirmations, health is top priority. London Bell serves as the Health [...]

Finding Kimo

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Guides|

It was no big deal for Kimo Frederiksen to single-handedly devour an entire pizza in one sitting or, in just a 48-hour period, finish off a gallon of cookies 'n' cream. "I could eat it [...]

Serving LGBT seniors reception planned

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|News|

SOUTHFIELD - On March 21 specialists in the field of aging will meet at 10 a.m. at Credit Union One in Southfield, to learn more about sensitively caring for the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual [...]

What a difference a president can make.

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Uncategorized|

BTL Editorial The Ruth Ellis Center and its executive director, Laura Hughes, deserve much praise for attracting and hosting the 2012 White House LGBT Conference on Housing and Homelessness held in Detroit last Friday. REC [...]

Utah Legislature

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Opinions|

Creep of the Week Yes! Utah is on a fast track to becoming the first sex-free state in the country. I know, I know, a lot of people already thought it was. But the status [...]

Pages past tense #3

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Opinions|

Parting Glances Sundays my mother took me to a First Baptist Church from ages five until 12. We rode with our neighbor Mrs. Williamson, her two sons, William and Robert. First Baptist (now Detroit's People's [...]

Obama, LGBT history

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Opinions|

Compiled by Howard Israel S/he Said "Recently, President Obama has been called on to issue an executive order prohibiting sexual orientation and gender identity discrimination by federal contractors. In considering such a policy, the president [...]

Historic tele-gathering

By | 2018-01-16T01:05:37+00:00 March 15th, 2012|Opinions|

By Dr. Kofi Adoma The now historic State of the SGL/BT Community international teleconference was conceived by Ifalade Ta'Shia Asanti as way of connecting the lives of Black LGBTs across the globe, and engaging in [...]

Robo calls attack Romney’s pro-gay record

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen Keen News Service There was no surprise in Tuesday's Republican presidential primary results: The field's most conservative candidate, Rick Santorum, won primaries in two of the nation's most conservative states. The candidate [...]

Serving LGBT seniors reception planned

By | 2012-03-15T09:00:00+00:00 March 15th, 2012|News|

SOUTHFIELD - On March 21 specialists in the field of aging will meet at 10 a.m. at MediLodge in Southfield, to learn more about sensitively caring for the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender [...]