The GAY Agenda • 01-30-15

Posted on 30 Jan 2015 at 7:40am

      JANUARY • Jan. 10-Feb. 15: Bruce Wood: A Retrospective A new exhibition celebrating the life and creative contributions of the renowned Fort Worth dancer, choreographer and creative genius at the Arlington Museum of Art, 201 W Main St, Arlington. Tuesday–Saturday 10:00–5:00 p.m. Sunday 1–5:00 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for [...]

Purple proceeds

Posted on 30 Jan 2015 at 4:50am

  Purple Party Foundation officials announced on Thursday, Jan. 29, that the organization raised a total of $80,000 for the AIDS service organizations designated as its beneficiaries for 2014. The annual weekend-long fundraising party celebrates its 15th anniversary this year and organizers promise to “pull out all the stops to bring you our most spectacular [...]

A time for everything …

Posted on 23 Jan 2015 at 7:40am

Kathy Bowser retiring as COTL pastor   David Webb  |  Contributing Writer nash@dallasvoice.com CEDAR CREEk LAKE — Celebration on the Lake Church Pastor Kathy Bowser announced Jan. 18 she would retire in May after leading the congregation for 10 years. “There is a time to say hello, and there is a time to say goodbye,” [...]

The Gay Agenda • 01-23-15

Posted on 23 Jan 2015 at 7:35am

JANUARY • Jan. 10-Feb. 15: Bruce Wood: A Retrospective A new exhibition celebrating the life and creative contributions of the renowned Fort Worth dancer, choreographer and creative genius at the Arlington Museum of Art, 201 W. Main St, Arlington. Tuesday–Saturday 10:00–5:00 p.m. Sunday 1–5:00 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. [...]

The Gay Agenda • 01-16-15

Posted on 16 Jan 2015 at 8:00am

JANUARY • Jan. 10-Feb. 15: Bruce Wood: A Retrospective A new exhibition celebrating the life and creative contributions of the renowned Fort Worth dancer, choreographer and creative genius at the Arlington Museum of Art, 201 W Main St, Arlington. Tuesday–Saturday 10:00–5:00 p.m. Sunday 1–5:00 p.m. Admission is $8 for adults, $5 for students and seniors. [...]

Faith on fire

Posted on 16 Jan 2015 at 7:55am

Celebration On The Lake church ceremonially burns mortgage after paying off new facility early   David Webb  |  Contributing Writer nash@dallasvoice.com CEDAR CREEK LAKE — Celebration on the Lake Church burned its mortgage Jan. 12 in a celebratory ceremony just six years after constructing the church’s new building. About 70 members and visitors attended the [...]

Cowtown couple

Posted on 16 Jan 2015 at 7:50am

Smith, Edwards have made a mark on Fort Worth as businesswomen and community volunteers JAMES RUSSELL  |  Staff Writer In 2007, Holly Edwards was reading a book and eating dinner at Fort Worth’s Tommy’s Hamburgers when the manager, Lee Furlong, gave her the business card for Kelly Smith, the owner of the popular restaurant. Edwards [...]

Volunteer greatness

Posted on 09 Jan 2015 at 8:15am

  Cece Cox, CEO of Resource Center, recently presented the Martha Dealey Volunteer of the Year Award to Michael Chau in recognition of his significant contributions to the center, including volunteering with the hot meals program and participating in special events. Chau and other volunteers were honored at the annual volunteer appreciation party Dec. 11. [...]

The Gay Agenda • 01-09-15

Posted on 09 Jan 2015 at 8:10am

JANUARY • Jan. 10: Transvisible: The Bamby Salcedo Story Bamby Salcedo and Dante Alencastre show their film and lead a discussion hosted by Trans Pride Initiative at 4 p.m. at Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson Blvd. Tpride.org. • Jan. 10: Bruce Wood: A Retrospective A new exhibition celebrating the life and creative contributions of the [...]

Dallas committee hears LGBT progress report

Posted on 09 Jan 2015 at 7:45am

City diversity officer reports a year of progress to city council committee, with several issues currently under study   DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer Progress on LGBT equality in the city in 2014 was among the first issues of the new year addressed by Dallas City Council. Dallas Ethics and Diversity Officer Cheryl Orr made [...]