Speak Out Poll: Will you see Dallas Buyers Club?

Posted on 08 Nov 2013 at 8:28am

Local Briefs • 09-20-13

Posted on 20 Sep 2013 at 11:30am

AIN holds immigration forum AIDS Interfaith Network and Proyecto Inmigrante ICS Inc. have joined forces for a free forum to answer questions about changes in immigration policy after Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act was declared unconstitutional by the U.S. Supreme Court in June. Among the topics to be covered are how to [...]

City secretary, mayor’s office defend not adding equality resolution to agenda

Posted on 10 Jun 2013 at 1:48pm

An LGBT resolution wasn’t placed on the Dallas City Council’s June 12 agenda because of scheduling and Mayor Mike Rawlings’ opposition to it.


Posted on 10 May 2013 at 11:00am

  CASH FROM THE DASH  |  Dash for the Beads 2013 presents its beneficiary, FIDO Oak Cliff, with a check for $12,500 representing proceeds from its Feb. 9 event in Oak Cliff. Pictured are, clockwise from top left, DISD student Carlos Colon, DASH overall 5K winner; David Sassano, 2013 DASH co-chair; Chris Shultz, 2014 DASH co-chair; Taylor Catalano, [...]

Local briefs: Black Tie announces beneficiaries for 32nd annual LGBT fundraiser

Posted on 29 Mar 2013 at 10:30am

Black Tie announces beneficiaries for 32nd annual LGBT fundraiser The Black Tie Dinner Board of Directors has selected 17 North Texas beneficiaries that will receive proceeds along with the Human Rights Campaign from the 32nd annual November fundraiser. “After a thorough review of the programming and services provided, and the short- and long-term goals that these [...]

Local Briefs • 11.09.12

Posted on 09 Nov 2012 at 12:30pm

World AIDS Day Dallas set for Dec. 1 at Main Street Garden downtown More than 30 sponsors and partnering organizations will participate in World AIDS Day Dallas on Dec. 1, according to the event’s steering committee. The businesses, individuals, nonprofit organizations and community groups will come together with the goal of “getting to zero” — zero [...]


Posted on 02 Nov 2012 at 12:45pm

  SWINGLE-MUMEY  |  Clinton Swingle and Brian Mumey, pictured with Tanner and Digby, planned to celebrate their 15th anniversary on Wednesday, Nov. 7, with a trip to New York City. Swingle is from Ohio, and Mumey is from Iowa. Both have been in Dallas for more than 20 years, and they live in East Dallas. [...]

Death • 11.02.12

Posted on 02 Nov 2012 at 12:00pm

Roland B. Maldonado, born Aug. 20, 1960, passed away suddenly in his sleep Oct. 4, 2012, at his home in Richardson. Maldonado held associate degrees from El Centro and Brookhaven colleges. He was employed at Brookhaven for many years as assistant to the dean and in various other administrative positions. Maldonado was very active in [...]

Stonewall Dems host Election Night watch party at Round-Up Saloon

Posted on 02 Nov 2012 at 11:45am

Stonewall Democrats of Dallas will host an Election Night watch party at the Round-Up Saloon along with DFW Pride Movement, Dallas Stonewall Young Democrats and LULAC — The Rainbow Council. The groups will begin to gather at 7 p.m. on Nov. 6 when polls close in Texas and early voting returns are released. The Dallas [...]

How big is the Halloween Street Party? So big it’s downright scary

Posted on 26 Oct 2012 at 1:35pm

Everyone knows the annual Halloween Street Party on the Cedar Springs strip draws some big crowds. But in the last few years those crowds have become so big that organizers may have to consider limiting access or expanding the fenced-in perimeter for the event in future years, a police official said this week. DISD Detective [...]