After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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Hook-Up Related Homicide In Pennsylvania

BY BTL STAFF PENNSYLVANIA - The National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs (NCAVP) has recently learned of the hook-up related homicide of a man from Norristown, Pennsylvania. After answering a Craigslist ad for men seeking men, [...]

By |2014-10-28T09:00:00-04:00October 28th, 2014|National, News|

Revealing Bigotry: Taking On Gary Glenn

Democratic candidate for state house, 98th District, Joan Brausch is running against Republican candidate Gary Glenn, a longtime anti-gay crusader. Over 14 years, Glenn, as president of the Michigan chapter of the American Family Association, [...]

By |2014-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Michigan For Marriage Meets In Ferndale

BY BTL STAFF FERNDALE - This upcoming Tuesday, Michigan For Marriage will gather at Affirmations in downtown Ferndale to discuss the current state of the Michigan marriage equality trial and what is next for equality [...]

By |2014-10-24T09:00:00-04:00October 24th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Jimmy Kimmel On Gay Sports

Across 1 Scuttlebutt 5 Dean character without a cause 10 Midvoyage 14 "There ___ there there" (Stein) 15 St. Teresa's town 16 Dancer Shawn and others 17 Sheltered on the sea 18 Man with a [...]

By |2014-10-23T09:00:00-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Entertainment, Puzzles|

All In The Dysfunctional Family

By John Quinn Jennifer Check (Chrysothemis), Christine Goerke (Elektra) in Michigan Opera Theatre's "Elektra." Photo: John Grigaitis 'Tis the season for houses of horror to appear all over Metro Detroit, but who would have [...]

By |2014-10-23T09:00:00-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Entertainment, Theater|

Anonymous Flier Lambasts Sam Singh

East Lansing Democratic State Rep. Sam Singh and his Republican opponent are both being lambasted by anonymously distributed fliers for failing to respond to Public Advocate's "Family Values Survey." Public Advocate of the United States [...]

By |2014-10-23T09:00:00-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Uncategorized|

BTL 2014 Michigan Voter Guide

By AJ Trager MICHIGAN - Between The Lines has created a 2014 Voter Guide available both in print and online, filled with detailed spreadsheets that will show Michigan voters which major endorsements each candidate has [...]

By |2014-10-23T09:00:00-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Michigan, News|

LGBT Jewelry Collection Comes To Tapper’s

By BTL Staff A new wedding jewelry collection from LGBT designer, Rony Tennenbaum, is being featured by Tapper's Diamonds and Fine Jewelry in honor of its 37th Anniversary. Tapper's, Michigan's most trusted jeweler since 1977 [...]

By |2014-10-23T09:00:00-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Michigan, News|

Don’t Forget To Vote The Whole Ballot

By Jennifer LaTosch Every doorstep, mailbox and email account across Michigan has undoubtedly been inundated these past few weeks with political fliers and requests for campaign contributions. Hopefully by now everyone acknowledges the importance of [...]

By |2014-10-23T09:00:00-04:00October 23rd, 2014|Opinions, Viewpoints|