Expo vendors offer wedding ideas

Posted on 21 Jul 2017 at 7:00am

Vendors offering everything from traditional to creative to make your wedding memorable   DAVID TAFFET | Senior Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Worried about whether your florist will object to your “lifestyle” or that your baker will back out at the last minute because his religion says same-sex marriage is bad? Well, the vendors participating in the […]

Gay Agenda • 07-14-17

Posted on 14 Jul 2017 at 7:50am

  Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guest is congressional candidate Lorie Burch; United Black […]

Pet of the week • 07-14-17

Posted on 14 Jul 2017 at 7:50am

  Meet Chloe, a 3-year-old domestic short hair mix tortoiseshell who weighs 9 pounds. She’s a shy lady hoping to find a home with patient people. She loves playing with dangling toys and chasing toys and balls, and she really likes cuddling. Though she can be particular about the way she likes to be held, […]

Investigation continues into Covington murder

Posted on 14 Jul 2017 at 7:30am

Executive assistant to CoH pastor was known as courteous, fair and always trusted DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Lee Covington, 54, was found dead in his condo by a friend late Friday afternoon, July 7. Covington was executive assistant to the Rev. Neil Cazares-Thomas at Cathedral of Hope, and had worked for the […]

Grand marshal voting now open

Posted on 14 Jul 2017 at 7:25am

2 audition dates set for the  Pride Festival community stage DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer taffet@dallasvoice.com Nominations for grand marshals of the 2017 Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade have closed, and voting has begun to narrow the field of six finalists down to two. Online voting runs through Aug. 4 at DallasPride.org. Dallas Tavern […]

Pride in México City

Posted on 07 Jul 2017 at 7:50am

About 500,000 attend 39th Pride march in capitol city Jesus Chairez | Contributing Writer editor@dallasvoice.com MÉXICO CITY — The México City LGBTTTI (Lésbico, Gay, Bisexual, Transgénero, Travesti, Transexual e Intersexual) community kicked off its XXXIX Pride march on Saturday, June 24, marching down the city’s main avenue, Paseo de la Reforma, which runs through the […]

Pet of the Week • 07-07-17

Posted on 07 Jul 2017 at 7:45am

  Meet Canelo, a laid back 4-year-old Shepherd mix with a red-and-black coat and an affinity for gentle strokes. He prefers to keep watch outside and would love a home where he can go in and out as he pleases. He does need a tall, sturdy fence, though, since he tends to test his boundaries […]

The Gay Agenda • 07-07-17

Posted on 07 Jul 2017 at 7:40am

  Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at nash@dallasvoice.com or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at taffet@dallasvoice.com by Wednesday at 5 p.m. for that week’s issue. • Weekly: Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. This week’s guest is Brooke Oliver attorney for Dykes on […]

Aiming to engage, striving for change

Posted on 30 Jun 2017 at 12:45pm

Congressional candidate Lorie L. Burch hopes to help heal a divided nation   Tammye Nash | Managing Editor nash@dallasvoice.com Lorie L. Burch says her campaign to replace Sam Johnson as the congressmember from Texas’ 3rd District in 2018 isn’t about her need to fill a powerful elected office. Instead, she hopes that — win or […]

The boys are back in town

Posted on 30 Jun 2017 at 12:05pm

Dallas’ starring role in the revival of Mr. Gay America   Brandi Amara Skyy | Contributing Writer brandiamaraskyy@gmail.com Ever since the introduction of RuPaul and his Drag Race into mainstream social consciousness, everyone — and I mean EVERYONE — loves drag (and are voicing their opinions about it). There are RuPaul’s Drag Race watch parties […]