Obituary • 09-19-16

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 at 7:40am

Danny Glenn Harborth, 52, passed away on Aug. 31. Danny served in the U.S. Army for four years. His most recent position was as porter at Bowser Oaks. He had also worked at Petland, Cityvet and Pappadeaux. He always saw the good in everybody he met. He loved caring for injured animals and once rescued […]

The Gay Agenda • 09-09-16

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 at 7:30am

  ­­­Have an event coming up? Email your information to Managing Editor Tammye Nash at or Senior Staff Writer David Taffet at 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. United Black Ellument hosts discussion on HIV/AIDS in the black […]

Chorale begins season with After Dark

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 at 7:15am

The season features three mainstage concerts, special performances and events   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer The Turtle Creek Chorale began rehearsals for its 37th season with a record number of singers as the group prepared for its opening After Dark benefit and performance. With 40 new singers joining the chorale this season, Artistic […]

Photo inspires Chorale premiere

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 at 7:00am

  DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer A photo taken by Dallas Voice former publisher Robert Moore inspired the Turtle Creek Chorale to commission a new piece of music that the chorale premieres at the season opening of the Tower Arts concert series at Highland Park United Methodist Church. Tower Arts, a series that began […]

McKinney is home to North Texas Pride

Posted on 09 Sep 2016 at 6:45am

More than 2,000 expected for Collin County’s largest LGBTevent of the year   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor The 6th annual North Texas Pride is slated for Saturday, Sept. 10 in McKinney, and North Texas Pride Committee member Morris Garcia said this year’s even should be bigger and better than ever. “We started this event […]

BUSINESS BRIEF: Dallas attorney Caleb Patterson

Posted on 02 Sep 2016 at 8:05am

Dallas attorney Caleb Patterson recently announced the formation of his own law firm, Patterson Law Firm, PLLC, and noted that he will be focusing on transactional matters in the field of family and estate planning, employment law, small businesses and LGBT issues. Patterson graduated summa cum laude from the University of Arkansas Law School in […]

Trans rights on trial

Posted on 02 Sep 2016 at 8:05am

Texas AG Ken Paxton leads the battle against transgender equality as lawsuits make their way through the courts   Lisa Keen  |  Keen News Service The legal rights of transgender people continue to dominate LGBT legal news, as several cases make their way toward the U.S. Supreme Court — stimulating public discussion along the […]

GLBT Chamber holds business equality conference

Posted on 02 Sep 2016 at 8:00am

Four Texas chambers join forces to stage conference in Dallas   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer Two presidential appointees and a state representative are among the speakers scheduled to appear at the Business Equality Conference, being presented Friday, Sept. 9 in Dallas by four Texas’ LGBT chambers of commerce. North Texas GLBT Chamber of […]

Pet of the week • 09-02-16

Posted on 02 Sep 2016 at 7:55am

  Pancho, a schnauzer mix, is about 7 years old and weighs only about 15 pounds. He was transferred to Operation Kindness from a local shelter and is a great little guy looking for a home and unconditional love, love he will return in kind. Come meet Pancho and give him the home he deserves. […]

Obituary • 09-02-16

Posted on 02 Sep 2016 at 7:50am

  Hector Alberto Casares, 37, passed away Aug. 27 in Dallas. He received a B.A. in Business Administration from UT Brownsville in 2009. For the last three years, he worked for AT&T in Dallas. Hector enjoyed the outdoors — as long as it wasn’t too hot — and he enjoyed hanging out by the pool […]