Michigan Pride Arrives

By | 2013-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 August 29th, 2013|Michigan, News|

LANSING - As people of all ages, genders and orientations gathered in Lansing last weekend to march to the capitol steps and celebrate Michigan Pride, Mark Janger of Ypsilanti [...]

Medicaid Expansion Passes Senate

By | 2013-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 August 29th, 2013|Michigan, News|

By Crystal Proxmire LANSING — After a bunch of partisan back-and-forth, made more complex by disagreements within the Republican Party, the state Senate approved expanding Medicaid to cover a larger group of low-income residents. A [...]

Good Afternoon Michigan!

By | 2013-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 August 29th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Viewpoint It is so amazing to see so many family members here at the reunion! Thanks for coming! We are gay, straight, questioning, transgender, asexual, pansexual, bisexual - we are a massive and diverse family [...]

Autumn In Boston, Cambridge

By | 2013-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 August 29th, 2013|Guides, Travel|

By Andrew Collins Out Of Town Summer may signal the end of high season at New England's beach resorts, but September and October are the perfect months for visiting the region's largest metropolis, Boston, along [...]

New Play Honors Friendships, Destiny

By | 2013-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 August 29th, 2013|Entertainment, Theater|

By Bridgette M. Redman Writing can lead to some pretty interesting discoveries for a playwright, especially when the writing is about real people and real relationships. Bailey Boudreau doesn't fashion himself a playwright, but rather [...]

Just Out

By | 2013-08-29T09:00:00-04:00 August 29th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Alan of "The Object of My Affection" 5 Spacey's "American Beauty" award 10 Brief moments of erotica? 14 Mercury and Saturn 15 Candle in the wind, perhaps 16 Weight loss product 17 Somewhat [...]

Live From Rio

By | 2013-08-22T09:00:00-04:00 August 22nd, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 One of the motorist's aids 8 ___ Records (Etheridge label) 14 Artist Robert 15 Loch name 16 Pope who recently spoke in Rio about gay priests 17 Cobbler containers 18 Uses the keyboard [...]

My Blue Heaven …

By | 2013-08-22T09:00:00-04:00 August 22nd, 2013|Opinions, Parting Glances|

Parting Glances There's a new genre of book that's been on the New York Times Best Seller List for weeks. And weeks. And weeks. I'm not sure whether so-called first-hand accounts of Heaven and the [...]

Michigan Companies Make Finalist List For Outie Awards

By | 2013-08-22T09:00:00-04:00 August 22nd, 2013|Michigan, News|

By BTL Staff The http://outandequal.org/summit-2013 Out & Equal Workplace will bring together 3,000 business leaders in human resources and diversity professionals, employee resource group leaders, executive sponsors, LGBT employees and allies for a four-day conference [...]

DIY Street Fair Sept. 13-15

By | 2013-08-22T09:00:00-04:00 August 22nd, 2013|Entertainment|

The DIY Street Fair, running Sept. 13-15, is a free two-day, three-night event in Ferndale where local artists, crafters, businesses, groups and organizations, musicians, restaurants, brewers and others who live and work with a do-it-yourself [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2013-08-22T09:00:00-04:00 August 22nd, 2013|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Anthony Rapp has new jobs to make the rent Original star of "Rent" Anthony Rapp has joined the cast of the new musical "If/Then," from the creative team behind "Next to [...]