New Website for Trans Empowerment

By | 2014-09-22T09:00:00+00:00 September 22nd, 2014|Michigan, News|

By BTL Staff MICHIGAN - A Michigan group launched a new website last week aimed at helping the transgender community with economic empowerment. The new website, sponsored by the Michigan Trans Economic Development Initiatives (MITEDI), [...]

Take Hope In Health

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Entertainment|

By Shelby Clark Petkus After its earlier success this year, Affirmations will again host a series of relationship skills classes along with HAVEN and Turning Point. Themed around health and wellness, the classes will have [...]

‘Angels’ We Have Heard On High

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Entertainment, Theater|

By John Quinn Harper (Meredith Deighton) and Prior (Bailey Boudreau) share a close moment together in The Ringwald Theatre's production of Tony Kushner's two-part masterpiece, "Angels in America." Photo: Brandy Joe Plambeck. "Putting the [...]

Gender Neutral Bathrooms May Come To Detroit

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Michigan, News|

By BTL STAFF Equality Michigan and Connect2Protect - Detroit have launched an Indiegogo campaign called the Safer Sign Bathroom Initiative to increase the number of gender neutral bathrooms in Detroit. If successful in raising its [...]

As Heard On Facebook

By | 2014-09-18T09:00:00+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By BTL Staff Now that the governor's race is heating up, people are making their voices heard on Facebook. Governor Synder has been the direct target for angry Michiganders, while Mark Schauer (running for Governor) [...]

Pick Up A Furry Friend This Weekend

By | 2014-09-17T09:00:00+00:00 September 17th, 2014|Guides, Pets|

By BTL Staff The Michigan Humane Society (MHS) and the Detroit Zoological Society are hosting their fall 2014 "Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo" event this weekend. The adoption event has placed over 20,000 [...]

Memoir Chronicles Gay Writer’s Journey With Dog

By | 2014-09-17T09:00:00+00:00 September 17th, 2014|Guides, Pets|

By Shelby Clark Petkus Openly gay author Benoit Denizet-Lewis brings his observational writing to the world of pets with his recently published memoir, "Travels With Casey." "Travels With Casey" by Benoit Denizet-Lewis Denizet-Lewis begins his [...]

Fall Festivities For Furry Friends

By | 2018-01-15T19:26:41+00:00 September 17th, 2014|Guides, Pets|

Compiled By Shelby Clark Petkus Sept. 18-30 Wellness Clinic Presenting Organization: Tail Wagger's 1990 Tail Wagger's 1990 Wellness Center, 28402 Five Mile Road, Livonia http://www.tailwaggers1990.org Various times. New center offers spaying, neutering and more. Sept. [...]