Tag: Names Project

World AIDS Day event planned in Plano

In addition to co-sponsoring the World AIDS Day event at the new Main Street Garden in Dallas, C.U.R.E. will host a commemoration in Plano. Billed as a ceremony of healing and hope, the Plano gathering will remember people lost...

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Pride party announced for Collin County

Morris Garcia and Tim Phillips announced this week that they will be sponsoring the inaugural Come As You Are Pride party this month. Garcia, who is on the board of the Collin County Gay & Lesbian Alliance, sent over the...

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Local Briefs

DBA, others sponsor mayoral debate Several organizations in North Texas are sponsoring a one-hour debate between Dallas mayoral runoff candidates David Kunkle and Mike Rawlings on Monday, June 6, at the Pavillion at the Belo...

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Panels from AIDS quilt on display in Plano

Lavonne Barrows points to a quilt panel she made in 2004 Panels from the Names Project’s AIDS Memorial Quilt will hang at Event1013 in Plano through Wednesday, Dec. 1, World AIDS Day. Among the 13 panels are those from...

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Remembering friends on World AIDS Day

Two panels for original Round-Up Saloon owner, Tom Davis Alan Ross used to stage the parade almost singlehandedly. Now the parade is named for him. David Barton opened Hunky’s with his brother Rick. Three panels remember...

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Remembering friends on World AIDS Day

This Turtle Creek Chorale panel (lower left) was one of the earliest panels in the Quilt, made in 1987. It remembered the 12 members of the Chorale who had died of AIDS. Within a few years, the Chorale was remembering more than...

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Remembering friends on World AIDS Day

Bill Nelson and Terry Tebedo founded Crossroads Market. When they saw some of their customers were suddenly in need, they put up a shelf in the back of the store with a sign that read, “Leave a can, take a can.” That was the...

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A Dallas panel from the Quilt on World AIDS Day

Duane Puryear made a panel for himself, which hung at the Resource Center for a couple of years. He took this panel to Washington for the first quilt display on the Mall. On the way home from Washington, he left it in the...

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