Topics :: Atlanta

"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.

Go for the Food: Home Grown in Atlanta

By Kate Brumback | Wednesday Oct 30, 2013
Atlanta’s crowded dining scene has no shortage of restaurants specializing in farm-to-table. But many are expensive and require reservations. Home grown offers locally sourced Southern dishes for breakfast and lunch in a quirky, no-frills setting.

Atlanta College Fair Recruits LGBT Students

Monday Sep 30, 2013
Campus Pride & Atlanta Pride partner to host fair during Atlanta Pride Festival on Sat, Oct. 12

Atlanta Drag Queen Photo Exhibit Forced to Censor Images

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Sep 12, 2013
An Atlanta drag queen photo exhibit was forced to censor some of its images after complaints from nearby businesses owners.

Atlanta’s Gentlewoman Clothing Dresses to Impress

By Conswella Bennett | Wednesday Jun 19, 2013
The suit makes the woman, discovered Atlanta lesbian Tina Laster Crittenden, when she launched Gentlewoman Clothing.