Topics :: Atlanta

Lance Bass to Lead Record Breaking Effort in Atlanta for Gay Marriage

By EDGE | Monday Jun 16, 2014
An attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Arms-Linked Toast will be made Monday when entertainer and activist, Lance Bass joins over 200 marriage equality supporters in Atlanta.

Del Shores: My Sordid Best Benefits AID Atlanta

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jun 10, 2014
On June 11 and June 12, Del Shores will come to Atlanta for two benefit performances for the AIDS Service Organization AID Atlanta.

Atlanta Polyamory Conference is "Bringing Sexy Back"

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Jun 4, 2014
Fans of relationship diversity will gather on June 6-8 for the Atlanta Poly Weekend, now celebrating its fourth year. This year’s theme is "Bringing Sexy Back."

MARTA Police Arrest Suspects Allegedly Involved in Trans Bias Attack

By EDGE | Saturday May 31, 2014
Atlanta transit police have arrested a pair of suspects allegedly involved in a train fight where the victims claim to have been targeted for being transgender.

"The Foxy Merkins" Comes to Atlanta Film Fest

By Conswella Bennett | Tuesday Apr 1, 2014
Merkins are lurkin’ on the streets of Atlanta this week and the public can catch a glimpse during a screening of the much-anticipated lesbian movie, "The Foxy Merkins" at the Atlanta Film Festival on April 3 at The Plaza Theatre.

1 Day After Storm, Atlanta Highways Still Gridlock

By Ray Henry and Russ Bynum | Wednesday Jan 29, 2014
Students spent the night on buses or at schools, commuters abandoned their cars or idled in them all night and the highways-turned-parking lots iced over when a winter storm slammed the city, creating a treacherous traffic jam that lasted into Wednesday.

5 Free Things to do in Atlanta, Georgia

By Kate Brumback | Thursday Jan 2, 2014
Many people who visit Atlanta for the hundreds of conventions the city hosts each year never make it out of the few blocks around their hotels. But the city has much more to offer, and some attractions are even free.

Atlanta Hosts "A Day with HIV" Art Exhibit

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Dec 9, 2013
Running through January 4, Atlanta’s Public Library is holding the art exhibition, "A Day With HIV," to educate local communities about HIV.

Atlanta’s Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce Hosts ’Out In The Kitchen’

By EDGE | Tuesday Nov 26, 2013
The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC), in conjunction with the W Atlanta-Midtown, will host Out In The Kitchen Thursday, Dec. 12, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

AID Atlanta Holds a "Sordid" Soiree and Gospel Brunch

By Conswella Bennett | Monday Nov 18, 2013
Award-winning writer, director and producer Del Shores, along with longtime friend and actor Leslie Jordan, takes a break from touring his latest film "Southern Baptist Sissies" to participate in "A Sordid Soiree," a fundraiser for AID Atlanta.