Gay Chicago: The Latest

Greta Gerwig Comes of Age with 'Lady Bird'

Greta Gerwig Comes of Age with 'Lady Bird'

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 23
Greta Gerwig has been an actress in 25 films, a co-writer on five and co-director of one. She has, in a sense, been building up for a long time to her directorial debut: "Lady Bird."

33rd Annual White Party Week: Events Schedule

33rd Annual White Party Week: Events Schedule

NIGHTLIFE | By Scott Holland | Nov 23
It's almost been a year and South Florida's gay community that loves to dance cannot wait for one of their favorite weekend events - White Part, that always takes place over Thanksgiving weekend.

After Danica Roem's Win, GOP Wants to End Gendered Titles

After Danica Roem's Win, GOP Wants to End Gendered Titles

NEWS | Nov 23
House Leader Kirk Cox told The Washington Post through a spokesman Tuesday that if Republicans maintain control of the House, lawmakers will be referred to as "delegate" instead of "gentleman" or "gentlewoman."

David Cassidy: A Rocking Romancer to Millions of Young Fans

David Cassidy: A Rocking Romancer to Millions of Young Fans

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frazier Moore | Nov 23
"The Partridge Family" aired from 1970-74 and was intended at first as a vehicle for Shirley Jones, the Oscar-winning actress and Cassidy's stepmother. Jones played Shirley Partridge, a widow with five children with whom she forms a popular act that trave

Operation Warm Wishes Hosts Thanksgiving Spectacular

Operation Warm Wishes Hosts Thanksgiving Spectacular

NEWS | Nov 23
On Thanksgiving Day, November 23, Operation Warm Wishes will host The 9th Annual Unity in the Community Thanksgiving Spectacular at Peppertree Park in Tustin, California.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous Thanksgiving Meetings

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous Thanksgiving Meetings

On Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 23, Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) will host three special Thanksgiving Day free, public meetings in the Boston area.

Trump Administration Digging in Its Heels on Transgender Military Ban

Trump Administration Digging in Its Heels on Transgender Military Ban

NEWS | Nov 23
"Despite rulings from two federal judges that Trump's transgender military ban is unconstitutional, the Trump administration is digging in its heels," said NCLR Legal Director Shannon Minter.

For Franken a Rising Trajectory, and Then the Accusations

For Franken a Rising Trajectory, and Then the Accusations

NEWS | Nov 23
Now, Franken's rising trajectory has been interrupted by allegations he had physical contact with two women without their permission. He faces a Senate ethics investigation for improper conduct and hasn't been seen publicly since

Balloons, Broadway Stars and Security for Macy's Parade

Balloons, Broadway Stars and Security for Macy's Parade

NEWS | Nov 23
New faces and old favorites will fly, float and march in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade as police go all-out to secure it in a year marked by attacks on outdoor gathering spots.

Smooth Sailing So Far On $7.5 Makeover of Pilgrim Ship

Smooth Sailing So Far On $7.5 Makeover of Pilgrim Ship

NEWS | By William Kole | Nov 23
If you're a fan of the Mayflower II, here's something that will float your boat.


News

Education Dept. Wants to Narrow Civil Rights Work in School

Education Dept. Wants to Narrow Civil Rights Work in School

NATIONAL | By Maria Danilova | Nov 23
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Education Department wants to narrow the scope of civil rights investigations at schools, focusing on individual complaints rather than systemic problems, according to a document obtained by The Associated Press.


Entertainment

 Review :: Wild Boar
Chicago, IL

Review :: Wild Boar

THEATRE | By Becky Sarwate | Nov 20
Silk Road Rising stages a U.S. premiere of "Wild Boar," through December 17th.

Travel Books to Inspire Trips or Give as Gifts

Travel Books to Inspire Trips or Give as Gifts

BOOKS | By Beth J. Harpaz | Nov 23
Here are a few books out this season to consider buying for your own use and entertainment, or to give as a gift for Christmas, Hanukkah or whatever you might be celebrating in the coming months.


Technology

The Best Playlist to Set the Mood

The Best Playlist to Set the Mood

PERSONAL TECH | Nov 24
Panic sets in as you shuffle through your most played -- Donna Summer, Gaga, George Michael -- all great for a night out, but they just don't set the chill vibes the way you need them to tonight. Lucky for you, we've compiled the best playlist.


Finance

Woman Must Pay Katy Perry for Interfering with Convent Sale

Woman Must Pay Katy Perry for Interfering with Convent Sale

CELEBRITIES | By Andrew Dalton | Nov 18
A jury has found that a businesswoman must pay $5 million to singer Katy Perry and the archdiocese of Los Angeles, finding that the woman intentionally interfered with the sale to Perry of a hilltop property that was once a convent.


Cars

Volvo to Supply Uber with Thousands of Self-Driving Cars

Volvo to Supply Uber with Thousands of Self-Driving Cars

AUTO NEWS | By Jari Tanner | Nov 22
Volvo Cars said Monday it will sell tens of thousands of self-driving cars to Uber, which is expanding to become an operator and owner of its own car fleet.


Style

Culinary Gift Guide: Gadgets & Stocking Stuffers

Culinary Gift Guide: Gadgets & Stocking Stuffers

FOOD/DRINK | By Elizabeth Karmel | Nov 24
More holiday gift suggestions from Southern foods expert Elizabeth Karmel include handy tools and affordable stocking stuffers.


Health/Fitness

After Aggressive Breast Cancer Surgery, Women Miss More Work

After Aggressive Breast Cancer Surgery, Women Miss More Work

HEALTH | Nov 22
A new study reveals that patients with breast cancer who received more aggressive treatments were more likely to experience disruptions in employment.


Travel

Watch: An Insider's Look at 5 Unique NYC Hotels

Watch: An Insider's Look at 5 Unique NYC Hotels

Nov 22
A look at five New York City hotels, each with something fun and unique to offer: coolest coworking spaces, best historic restoration, most playful, most luxurious look and best theme.


Nightlife

Marquee Mondays @ Rebar NYC :: Nov 20, 2017

Marquee Mondays @ Rebar NYC :: Nov 20, 2017

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 22
Sherry Pie and Danny Marandola presented Marquee Mondays at Rebar in NYC, where anything can happen with an open mic. Music and Video were by DJ Eugene.