Tag: lgbt community

Texas Flaggers to participate in Bridge-o-Rama

This weekend, Dallas will celebrate the opening of the new Calatrava bridge spanning the mighty Trinity River.

Among the group that will perform, according to Randall White, president of the West Dallas Chamber of Commerce and chair of the West Dallas group Bridge-o-Rama, is the Texas Flaggers who will perform on Saturday afternoon.

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Surviving HIV, facing Hepatitis C

As liver disease surpasses virus that causes AIDS as a killer, it should be a wake-up call for LGBT people to get tested, educated about risks After the emergence of HIV/AIDS and the devastation it caused in the 1980s, the...

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Feet don’t fail

Recently all but dead, Lin Wang helped Frontrunners catch its second wind RICH LOPEZ  | Staff Writer When Lin Wang came to Dallas and thought about joining the DFW Frontrunners, he encountered a fizzled-out band of running...

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Work it!

Dallas is awash in places for fitness-conscious gay men to build muscles … and show off a little There’s not a loss for gyms around the Oak Lawn neighborhood. Several fitness centers dot the healthy landscape from Uptown...

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SPIRITUALITY: Restoring some Dignity to Dallas

Mirroring a national trend, local LGBT Catholic group finds itself in a rebuilding stage DAVID TAFFET  |  Staff Writer Dignity Dallas, the LGBT Catholic organization, is in a re-forming stage, according to leader Jim Davis....

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Dallas GLBT History Project meets tonight

The February meeting for The Dallas Way — The Dallas GLBT History Project is at 7 p.m. today in the Park Room at Park Towers Condominiums, 3310 Fairmount St. There is plenty of parking in the visitors lot in front of and behind...

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DADT repeal crusader Dave Guy-Gainer dies

Dave Guy-Gainer, who was a leading local advocate for the repeal of “don’t ask, don’t tell,” died unexpectedly at his home in Forest Hill on Thursday. Guy-Gainer was 63. A public memorial will be held at...

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Rawlings won’t budge on marriage pledge

Dallas mayor says decision not to sign document puts him in position to advocate for LGBT equality among religious conservatives JOHN WRIGHT  |  Senior Editor wright@dallasvoice.com Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said this week that...

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The Music Issue: A new gigness

Out singer Jackie Hall is the best Dallas diva you don’t know about … yet RICH LOPEZ  | Staff Writer lopez@dallasvoice.com To label your band an “experience” is gutsy, but if it’s true, why not? When the frontlady for The...

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