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 [...]

Local briefs • 03-13-15

Posted on 13 Mar 2015 at 7:40am

Scholarship applications being accepted Applications for LEAP Scholarships for the 2015-16 academic year are now being accepted. Applicants must currently live in Texas and preference is given to LGBT students, those who are members of LGBT families or are allies strongly supportive of the LGBT community. Larisa Maxwell received a scholarship in 2013 and now [...]

The Gay Agenda • 03-06-15

Posted on 06 Mar 2015 at 8:05am

MARCH • Lambda Weekly every Sunday at 1 p.m. on 89.3 KNON-FM. • March 7: 25th Anniversary of House DIFFA Celebration DIFFA/Dallas celebrates the 25th anniversary of its House of DIFFA black-tie fundraiser benefitting numerous North Texas AIDS service organizations. Silent/live auctions, seated dinner and fashion runway show begins at 6 p.m. at the Omni [...]

Local briefs • 03-06-15

Posted on 06 Mar 2015 at 7:50am

Jones Day creates online database of marriage laws The Jones Day law firm has launched a new website that tracks marriage equality in every country around the world. Recently, the firm’s Dallas office offered to work pro bono for city of Dallas retirees who were being denied equal benefits by the Employee Retirement Fund. Had [...]

Local briefs • 02-27-15

Posted on 27 Feb 2015 at 7:40am

Stonewall interviews candidates Stonewall Democrats interviews candidates for Dallas City Council and mayor from 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. on March 7 at Sue Ellen’s, 3014 Throckmorton St. All members in good standing 30 days prior to this event are invited to participate in candidate interviews and vote on endorsements. Others may join the organization and meet [...]

Local Briefs • 02-06-15

Posted on 06 Feb 2015 at 7:50am

  Cathedral confirms new members UCC Cathedral of Hope is holding its first joint membership class ever between the Spanish- and English-speaking congregations. A total of 47 new members will be confirmed as members on Sunday — 30 members from the 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. English-speaking services and 17 from the 1 p.m. Spanish-speaking [...]

Local Briefs • 01-30-15

Posted on 30 Jan 2015 at 7:30am

Dallas lawyers to answer legal questions for free Volunteer attorneys will answer legal questions at no cost from 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, and Wednesday, Feb. 18, via LegalLine, a call-in program sponsored by the Dallas Bar Association. LegalLine is a community service for DFW-area residents, provided the second and third Wednesdays of each month [...]

Local briefs • 01-23-15

Posted on 23 Jan 2015 at 7:50am

Discounted tickets available for Tyler Area Gays ball Tickets to the Tyler Area Gays’ Sixth Annual Ball/Viva Las Vegas are available for purchase until doors open at 7 p.m. for the Saturday, Jan. 24 event. Discounted tickets are $35, $30 for students, and may be purchased either online at Tylerareagays.com/viva-las-vegas.html or through a Project TAG [...]

Local Briefs • 01-16-15

Posted on 16 Jan 2015 at 7:35am

GLBT Chamber accepts nominations The North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce is now accepting nominations for its annual Business Excellence Awards. Recipients represent the best of who we are as business and community leaders. Awards will be given in one or more of the following categories: Business of the Year, Community Service, Corporate Ally, Emerging [...]

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. [...]