Affirmations Receives $800,000 Bequest

By | 2014-02-19T09:00:00+00:00 February 19th, 2014|Michigan, News|

The largest unrestricted gift in Affirmations Community Center's 25-year history - close to $800,000 - will help the Center retire it's remaining mortgage. Above is BTL file photo from 2007 of the center just days [...]

Cheers For Charity

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Entertainment|

By Shelby Clark Metro Detroiters recently raised their glasses for some good causes in Royal Oak. On Jan. 18, Royal Oak craft beer supporters, the Polar Beer Club, threw the Royal Oak Beer Fest at [...]

B.W. Outs Himself

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Country house, to Nureyev 6 Not impotent 10 Ingrid's role in "Casablanca" 14 " ___ Shoes" (Toni Collette movie) 15 Tank contents 16 Void's partner 17 With 28-Across, story by Binyavanga Wainaina 19 [...]

Hooray For Hollywood?

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Entertainment, Theater|

By John Quinn {ITAL I'm nobody! Who are you?/Are you nobody, too? Then there's a pair of us - don't tell!/They'd banish us, you know. How dreary to be somebody!/How public, like a frog To [...]

SOGI Educator Gathering, So Good

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Michigan, News|

When welcoming the conference attendees including teachers, counselors and students, SOGI Initiative Director Timothy Larrabee gave a perspective that guided the tone of the day's learning. "The SOGI Education Conference is about sexual orientation and [...]

Transcending Anatomy

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Nikk Selik took care to stress that every persons journey is unique and that most journeys are always ongoing. An idealized appearance is not necessarily an endpoint. He also said that gender is not binary. [...]

KGLRC Announces 2013 REACH Award Winners

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Kelloggs K-Pride Affinity Group members who received the Retail Award. Photography by Terry Johnston Photography. Visit his facebook page for event photos. KALAMAZOO -- Those who work towards LGBT support and equality were recognized [...]

Equality Michigan 2014 Annual Dinner

By | 2014-02-13T09:00:00+00:00 February 13th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Equality Michigan and Motor City Casino present the 2014 Annual Dinner. Richard Carlbom, the current director of state campaigns at Freedom to Marry, will be making a special announcement about marriage equality in Michigan. The [...]