The Gay Agenda • 05-19-17

Posted on 19 May 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. ; United Black Ellument hosts discussion on HIV/AIDS in the […]

Wings get ready to soar

Posted on 19 May 2017 at 7:15am

Team concentrating on building a championship culture   Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor The Dallas Wings, one of only two WNBA teams in Texas, opened the 2017 season in Phoenix with a 68-58 win over the Mercury, a victory that hopefully bodes well for the team’s second season being based in North Texas. Kaela Davis, […]

Pritchett, Locken to emcee Evening of Hope

Posted on 19 May 2017 at 7:00am

  Brad Pritchett with Dallas Theater Center and DVtv and Real Housewives of Dallas star LeeAnne Locken are emcees for the 2017 Evening of Hope: Be The Cure, AIDS Outreach Center’s annual fundraising gala. Pritchett this week said he is thrilled to be participating in the gala. “When AIDS Outreach Center reached out to me […]

D.C. Equality March scheduled

Posted on 19 May 2017 at 6:45am

For organized Dallas, disorganized DC is disconcerting   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer The Equality March for Unity and Pride is scheduled for June 11 in Washington, D.C., but information on the march is scarce. A website recently went online with a list of cities participating with local events. Dallas is not among them, […]

AIDS Services Dallas turns 30

Posted on 12 May 2017 at 11:00am

After a rough start, ASD has provided housing for thousands   DAVID TAFFET  |  Senior Staff Writer AIDS Services of Dallas marks its 30th anniversary with its Founders Day commemoration in the garden of Revlon Apartments today (Friday, May 12). CEO Don Maison sat down recently to talk about the agency’s rocky beginnings as ASD […]

Daily Show creator appearing in Fort Worth

Posted on 12 May 2017 at 7:30am

  Lizz Winstead with two of her fellow Lady Parts Justice League comedians will be in Fort Worth on Thursday, May 18, volunteering at the Whole Women’s Health clinic and performing that night at the Ridglea Room. Lizz Winstead was a comedian specializing in political humor when she moved to New York City and got […]

Pet of the week • 05-12-17

Posted on 12 May 2017 at 7:25am

Meet Moyet, a 3-year-old, brindle pit bull mix weighing 52 pounds, and with a darling personality. She came to the SPCA of Texas on Feb. 18 when she was rescued by an animal cruelty investigator. She loves going on walks and adores being petted even more. She’s a total sweetheart, and a pro at snuggling. […]

The Gay Agenda • 05-12-17

Posted on 12 May 2017 at 7:20am

  ­­­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 Erin Moore; United Black Ellument hosts […]

Making a heart a home

Posted on 12 May 2017 at 6:45am

Alex Prins hopes the video he made to honor his adoptive parents can help others like him find the homes they deserve   C.J. Hardee  |  Contributing Writer cjhardee@wildbluewriter.com What is it that identifies you? Is it your hair color, the city you grew up in, the car you drive? Is it your sexual identity, […]

Chamber honors Armstrong and Young

Posted on 05 May 2017 at 9:45am

  Tammye Nash  |  Managing Editor Thank you for being a candle in the wilderness,” Dallas attorney Rebecca Covell said in a video tribute to longtime activists Vivienne Armstrong and Louise Young played during the North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce’s annual Celebration of Excellence awards dinner held Friday night, April 28, at the Renaissance […]