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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Courting Drag

Garry Taylor of Ferndale is beyond the time at age 57 that he will present himself as Riva Lucian, but she is still a significant part of him. "We are one in the same. I [...]

By |2017-06-01T09:00:00-04:00June 1st, 2017|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente 'Rent,' 'Christmas Story,' 'Jesus Christ Superstar' coming to TV Live musicals are busting out all over TV, thanks to the success of adaptations of "The Wiz," "Grease" and "Hairspray" (we've all [...]

By |2017-06-01T09:00:00-04:00June 1st, 2017|Entertainment|

Jenny and Michelle

Across 1 Brief moments of lovemaking? 5 Enjoy in an erotic way, with "on" 11 Say whether or not you're coming 15 Tie it to become wife and wife 16 Where LGBT people are accepted [...]

By |2017-06-01T09:00:00-04:00June 1st, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Summer Pride Calendar

Now thru JULY 28 "Summer of Pride" Exhibit Pittman-Puckett Gallery Hours: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m. Affirmations, 290 W. Nine Mile Road, Ferndale Honors the struggles of the LGBTQ+ community through activism during Ferndale [...]

By |2017-06-01T09:00:00-04:00June 1st, 2017|Guides, Pride Guide|

Transgender Pride in the Park

In August 1966, a group of transgender women fought back against a police raid at Compton's Cafeteria in San Francisco. The riot that ensued marks what many believe was the beginning of the transgender equality [...]

By |2017-06-01T09:00:00-04:00June 1st, 2017|Guides, Pride Guide|

Grosse Pointe Hosts Inaugural Pride March

BY BTL STAFF There's a new community-based organization committed to resisting any erosion of civil and human rights, and to promoting local, state and national policy and legislation that are in line with the group's [...]

By |2017-06-01T09:00:00-04:00June 1st, 2017|Michigan, News|