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Firefighters Called to Put Out Blaze in Fire Island Pines

By EDGE | May 6
The greatest fear common to all Fire Island homeowners became a frightening reality Tuesday.

Pressure Grows to End Blanket Bans on Gay Men Blood Donors

Apr 29
The European Union's top court on Wednesday joined a growing chorus of voices questioning whether it still makes sense to forever bar all gay men from donating blood.

BCAE Celebrates Provincetown's LGBTQ History

By EDGE | Apr 16
Throughout May and June 2015 the Boston Center for Adult Education (BCAE) will host a series of special programs commemorating Provincetown's historical significance and influence on the LGBTQ community.

Elliot Norton Awards Nominations Announced; Landry, DeLaria To Be Honored

By EDGE | Apr 10
The Elliot Norton Awards this year have a LGBT edge: Lea DeLaria is the guest of honor and Ryan Landry will be given the Elliot Norton Prize for Sustained Excellence. Here are details and the nominations.

Asian Task Force Against DV Stages "Vagina Monologues"

By Winnie McCroy | Apr 7
On April 11-12, Boston's Asian Task Force Against Domestic Violence (ATASK) in tandem with the Actors Refuge Repertory Theatre presents "Vagina Monologues 2015 - Out of a Cocoon."

$85K Raised for Washington Florist Who Refused Gay Couple

Apr 6
A florist in eastern Washington state fined $1,000 for refusing to sell a same-sex couple wedding flowers and also facing a consumer-protection lawsuit has netted more than $85,000 in a crowdfunding campaign.

Making the Boston LGBT Film Fest Happen

By EDGE | Apr 2
The Boston LGBT Film Festival kicks off the national film festival circuit tonight with a screening of "Eat With Me," David Au's dramedy, at the ICA. EDGE spoke to James Nadeau, the Festival's director, about what to expect over the next 11 days.

Village People's Randy Jones Hosts Reading of 'GRINDR The Opera'

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 28
Randy Jones, the original Cowboy from the disco supergroup the Village People will host a reading of Erik Johannes von Ramsom's "GRINDR The Opera" on April 7 and 9 in New York City.

Leaders Gather in Chicago to Address Violence Against Transgender Community

By EDGE | Mar 27
On March 27-28, transgender and gender nonconforming leaders from across the country will gather in Chicago to connect across regions, share solutions, and build upon national strategies that address the physical and structural violence transgenders face

Authorities: 2 People Unaccounted For in NYC Blast

By Colleen Long | Mar 27
Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorities reported that two people were unaccounted for.

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