The Gay Agenda 03-20-15

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 11:16am

MARCH • Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. • March 21: Tarrant County AIDS Walk Takes place 9 a.m.-12:30 pm at Trinity Park Pavilion, 2300 W. 7th Street, Fort Worth. Registration at 9 a.m. $20. Benefits AIDS Outreach Center. Register at Bit.ly/AOCAIDSWalk. • March 21: AIDS Walk South Dallas Takes place [...]

Pet of the week • 03-20-15

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:40am

Nilo is a 2-year-old possible plot hound/Chihuahua mix. He’s very friendly and would enjoy being your lap dog. He has been neutered, vaccinated and microchipped. Please visit him at Dallas Animal Services and Adoption Center, 1818 N. Westmoreland, Dallas 75212. Ask for Nilo, ID# A877921. Since he’s been at the shelter since March 3, his [...]

Local Briefs • 03-20-15

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:35am

Dallas Red 2015 launches Dallas Red Foundation, Red Hot & Ready: The 2015 Launch Party takes place from 8-10 p.m. March 20, at 4123 Cedar Springs Road. Cocktails will be provided complimentary by Equality Vodka, with DJ Sno White and DJ Kayla Kruz spinning. A $20 donation is suggested at the door. The Dallas Red [...]

Obituary • 03-20-15

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:30am

Henry “Hank” Freitag, 47, passed away peacefully on the morning of March 10, 2015, at his home in northwest Dallas. Because he was not known to be ill, his death was a shock to all who knew him. Freitag was an art school graduate, and is survived by his best work of art, a 16-foot [...]

Pentecostal Unitarian

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:25am

Evangelical bishop who preaches ‘people are loved by God regardless’ speaks at Cathedral of Hope DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Bishop Carlton Pearson was mentored by Oral Roberts, was pastor of Tulsa’s largest mega-church, is a fourth generation Pentecostal preacher — and believes gays and lesbians are loved by God. Oops. That last one [...]

On Target

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:20am

Crosland Group bringing new sculpture installation to Oak Lawn From Staff Reports “Our management philosophy for ilume and ilume Park includes community involvement and promoting social interaction among people. We have always believed that art is an integral and essential part of that social interaction,” developer Luke Crosland said this week, explaining why The Crosland [...]

Injured pedestrian finally gets his day in court

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:15am

DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Lynn Bainbridge’s civil lawsuit against the pizza delivery driver who ran over him on Cedar Springs Road in December 2011 has been set for trial in July. So far, Bainbridge has received no compensation. The driver was delivering pizza and admitted he was on the phone with the Pizza [...]

‘Quitters never Win’

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:10am

Every day, Deneen Robinson lives out the credo she learned from her grandmother   Raul Juarez  |  Intern intern@dallasvoice.com Deneen Robinson is a peaceful soul, but her life story is more remarkable than what her calm personality might indicate. Robinson, 48, believes that “Individuals must have a right to dignity, and to live a life [...]

Legislative round-up

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 8:05am

Flurry of last-minute bills advance, hinder LGBT equality   JAMES RUSSELL  |  Staff Writer Bill filing season ended in the Texas Legislature on Friday, March 13, and the last day predictably featured a slew of last-minute bills being filed. Some are welcome surprises; some are predictably eye-rolling ridiculous. Despite the knee-jerk bills filed in reaction [...]

Walking for money, walking for life

Posted on 20 Mar 2015 at 7:00am

AIDS Walk South Dallas steps off for the 5th time with additional sponsors and one new and one returning beneficiary DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer AIDS Walk South Dallas Saturday, March 21 8 a.m.–3 p.m. Walk Start Time: 10 a.m. St. Philip’s School and Community Center, 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Dallas Proceeds go to AIDS [...]