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During LGBT History Month, Richmond advocates celebrate gains. more

Oct 4, 2016 8:43 AM History

PrideFest, an annual celebration of the LGBT community, returns to Brown's Island Sept. 24. more

Sep 22, 2016 3:18 PM Datebook

In Richmond a half century ago, being gay or lesbian meant hiding in plain sight. more

Sep 21, 2016 8:30 AM History

In honor of the victims of last week’s mass shooting in Florida, The Paisley Fields and Strange Matter are planning a benefit concert on Wednesday, June 22, at 9 p.m. more

Jun 21, 2016 3:48 PM Music

Twenty-two-year-old Luis S. Vielma; Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34; Jason Benjamin Josaphat, 19 — in Richmond and around the country, vigils are being held to remember those killed in the weekend massacre at an Orlando nightclub. more

Jun 13, 2016 2:03 PM News

Sourcebook 2016 editor Samantha Willis introduces the issue and shares a sneak peek inside more

Jan 26, 2016 2:36 PM

Today marks the one-year anniversary of the legalization of same-sex marriage in Virginia. Since Oct. 6, 2014, how many of the state’s same-sex couples have said ‘I do’? more

Oct 6, 2015 12:20 PM News

Virginia Pride is getting its very own craft beer, and you can taste it this month more

Aug 6, 2015 12:15 PM Food News & Trends

Kat Sharpe and Bronwyn Hughes, who married in six states, the District of Columbia and Canada as a kind of crusade to affirm their right to marriage, reacted to the Supreme Court decision with disbelief, then euphoria. Others were not so pleased. more

Jun 26, 2015 1:45 PM , NEWS & FEATURES


photo by Adam Bouska

Since it began in 2008, the NoH8 campaign has taken over 33,000 photos to increase awareness for same-sex marriage and create a community that stands against bullying and discrimination. The campaign stops in Richmond on Saturday. more

May 15, 2015 12:26 PM Arts


Photo by John MacLellan

Richmond Triangle Players' production of "Angels in America" runs from April 1 to 25 as part of the Acts of Faith Festival, and on six alternate days, TheatreLab will present Harrison David Rivers’ "When Last We Flew," a play inspired by "Angels." more

Mar 26, 2015 3:00 PM Datebook


Mark Robinson

Virginia's new 21-person task force will develop recommendations for attracting LGBT singles, couples and families to visit the state. more

Mar 12, 2015 2:43 PM News

Chefs for Equality, the annual Human Rights Campaign fundraiser in D.C., will spotlight Virginia chefs, food and drink. Jason Alley (Comfort/Pasture), Peter Chang (Peter Chang China Café) and Mike Isabella (Graffiato) are among the participants. more

Aug 27, 2014 4:30 PM Food News & Trends

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