The First Woman Elected

By | 2019-08-21T13:59:05-04:00 August 21st, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Producers of rainbows 6 Words before about 10 Nicky, in "Funny Girl" 14 Seminal computer 15 "The Great Masturbator" painter 16 Second opening? 17 Port in the land of samurai 18 Patsy's "Ab [...]

Flagstar Bank’s Beth Correa ‘On The Menu’ at LGBTQ Chamber’s New Business Breakfast Speaker Series

By | 2019-08-21T13:52:07-04:00 August 21st, 2019|Michigan, News|

Beth Correa, SVP and Director of Corporate Responsibility at Flagstar Bank, knows a lot about how big businesses respond to their LGBTQ employees and customers. She's led programs of inclusion at some of Michigan's largest employers, and she's also seen how some companies have stumbled in their outreach — or lack thereof — to LGBTQ people within and outside their organizations.

EQMI to Host Its Mission Equality 2019 Fall Reception

By | 2019-08-21T13:46:19-04:00 August 21st, 2019|Michigan, News|

Equality Michigan is a statewide LGBTQ political advocacy organization that has been aiding in the fight against targeted violence and discrimination against the LGBTQ community for more than 25 years. Now, as September draws nearer, the group is making plans for its annual fall reception, this year called Mission Equality.

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2019-08-21T13:28:09-04:00 August 21st, 2019|Entertainment, Features|

By Romeo San Vicente Viola Davis sings the blues The Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role went to Viola Davis for the 2016 film adaptation of August Wilson’s "Fences." [...]

A Battle Won, but the War Rages On

By | 2019-08-21T13:23:58-04:00 August 21st, 2019|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Gavin Grimm, at long last, has won his case. When Grimm was a sophomore at Gloucester County High School in Virginia, he came out as a transgender boy. As soon as he opted to use the boys' restroom, the Gloucester County School Board decided to require that all changing rooms and bathrooms, "shall be limited to the corresponding biological genders, and students with gender identity issues shall be provided an alternative appropriate private facility."

Megan Says

By | 2019-08-07T16:24:22-04:00 August 7th, 2019|Entertainment, Puzzles|

  Across 1 Label on a lemon that isn't a fruit 5 Where women cohabitate 10 Ending with Pride 14 Tomato variety 15 Name on a bomber 16 1847 Melville travel book 17 Start of [...]

Positive Thoughts: Viral Control

By | 2019-08-07T16:22:45-04:00 August 7th, 2019|National, News|

By Oriol R. Gutierrez Jr. Robert Yarchoan, MD, is the director of the Office of HIV and AIDS Malignancy (OHAM) at the National Cancer Institute (NCI). In addition, he is a researcher at the NCI [...]