THE LATEST

Going Green with Healthy Dining

STYLE | Mar 29
As a carnivore, seeking out healthy alternatives was a fun challenge, here are three,"vital" dining establishments, all healthy in varying degrees and all ultra-casual.

'High Style' is Here

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 29
The arrival at the Legion of Honor of the latest extravaganza, tastefully titled "High Style: The Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection," is a much-anticipated event.

SF Set to Adopt LGBT Seniors Bill

NEWS | Mar 29
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors is set to adopt on Tuesday first-in-the-nation legislation that protects the rights of LGBT seniors living in assisted care settings.

Mutha Chucka's Old-Fashioned Drag Revue

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 29
You'll party like it's 1975 when you attend Mutha Chucka's Sex Drags and Rock n Roll, her outrageously fun drag review at the Castro bar Midnight Sun.

Lesbian Named Chief of SF National Park

NEWS | Mar 29
A top-ranking lesbian National Park Service employee who has infuriated dog owners and local recreation activists has been named the incoming superintendent of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

22nd Annual PrideFest of Lake Worth and the Palm Beaches

PRIDE | Mar 29
Compass' 22nd Annual PrideFest of Lake Worth and the Palm Beaches, the largest LGBT festival in Palm Beach County, expects to attract more than 12,000 attendees this year from throughout South Florida and the Treasure Coast.

Hundreds Rally Against Indiana Law, Say It's Discriminatory

NEWS | By Rick Callahan | Mar 28
Hundreds of people gathered outside of the Indiana Statehouse on Saturday, some carrying "no hate in our state" signs, to rally against a new law that opponents say could sanction discrimination against gay people.

With Gay Marriage Case Pending, Religion Bills Gain Ground

NEWS | By Andrew DeMillo | Mar 28
With the nation's highest court set to hear arguments next month over the constitutionality of same-sex marriage bans, legislation is advancing in several states that critics say gives businesses license to deny services to gays on religious grounds.

Judge Fines Washington Florist Over Same-Sex Wedding Flowers

NEWS | By Derrick Nunnally | Mar 28
A Washington state florist who refused to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding was fined $1,000 Friday, plus $1 for court costs and fees.

The Intimate Connection Between Sex and Sleep

Sleep and sex share a wonderful reciprocal relationship in which each helps support the function of the other. It's not surprising when you understand that sex and sleep both belong to the restorative system of the body.

Out There :: Behold the Datebook!

ENTERTAINMENT | Mar 28
A friend calls, asking for a date. Out There says sure, reaching for our calendar. We can fit you in the last week of April. Yes, OT is a wee bit overscheduled. Why is this? Take a look.

Harris Seeks to Stop 'Shoot the Gays' Initiative

NEWS | Mar 28
State Attorney General Kamala Harris on Wednesday said that she would go to court in an effort to stop a proposed ballot initiative that calls for gays to be killed.


News

Wiener, Center Confident in Pink Saturday Plans

Mar 28
As San Francisco elected and nonprofit officials prepare for this June's Pink Saturday party, email exchanges with San Francisco Supervisor Scott Wiener's office show some trepidation toward this year's event.


Entertainment

Cinema Review :: 'Summer Of Sangailé'

By Kilian Melloy | Mar 29
Coming from former Soviet nation Lithuania, where anti-gay hostility remains high this seems a brave and defiant film -- but none of that sours the sweetness at its core.


Business

FAA Streamlines Rules to Speed Up Permits to Fly Drones

Mar 27
Federal aviation officials, battered by complaints that bureaucratic hurdles are preventing industry from realizing the economic benefits of drones, announced they are streamlining rules to expedite permits to fly small, commercial unmanned aircraft.


Cars

Motorist Removed from Car and Beaten by Officers

Mar 26
A pastor leading a protest outside a Detroit-area police department threatened to shut down the city until two white officers are fired for the bloody arrest of a black man who was pulled from his car and repeatedly punched in the head.


Style

Is Your Seafood Caught by Slaves?

Mar 27
In the Indonesian island village of Benjina and the surrounding waters, hundreds of trapped men represent one of the most desperate links criss-crossing between companies and countries in the seafood industry.


Health/Fitness

LBBC Welcomes Women to Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) has opened registration for its ninth annual conference for women living with metastatic breast cancer, Saturday, April 11 - Sunday April 12.


Travel

Graffiti Boom Born in Tragedy Brightens Up Colombia Capital

By Jacobo Garcia | Mar 27
Bogota's proliferation of murals grew in part out of tragedy, when police shot and killed graffiti artist Diego Felipe Becerra in 2011 as he painted his trademark Felix the Cat. Bogota Mayor Gustavo Petro responded by decriminalizing graffiti painting.


Nightlife

climACTS! WET @ Royale :: Thursday, March 26, 2015

Mar 28
The Theater Offensive presents its annual fundraiser climACTS! WET @ Royale on Thursday night with acrobats, artists and Abe Rybeck. Check out those who came out to support this LGBT theater company!