LEAGUE Foundation awards 10 college scholarships for 2016

The LEAGUE Foundation awarded new college scholarships for 2016. Since 1996, the LEAGUE Foundation has awarded 133 college scholarships. It is the nation’s oldest LGBT scholarship program...

Mothers play key advocacy role in accepting transgender children

A tiny hair barrette and an anguished moment marked the turning point for one mother in coming to fully accept that her child, who...

Top 30 LGBTQ-friendly campuses includes three in New Jersey

Campus Pride released its annual “Best of the Best” Top 30 list of the LGBTQ-friendly campuses across the nation. The listing showcases top-rated colleges and...

Study says American’s think sex should determine chores for straights and...

For heterosexual couples, most Americans still believe in the traditional division of household labor between husbands and wives, while for same-sex couples, they think...

Orlando Pulse massacre: The victims list

Orlando Pulse police photoStanley Almodovar III, 23

Amanda Alvear, 25

Oscar A Aracena-Montero, 26

Rodolfo Ayala-Ayala, 33

Antonio Davon Brown, 29

Darryl Roman Burt II, 29

Bear Weekend comes to New Jersey on August 19-21 in Asbury...

Bear Weekend with BearlesqueAsbury Park will be the home to the third annual Bear Weekend with the help of three prominent members of the LGBT community; John Figueiredo,Sal Susino, co-founder of Dragonslair Productions and Ryan Jimenez, general manager of Hotel Tides.

Orlando Pulse club victims brief bios

Stanley Almodovar III, 23, was a pharmacy technician fond of wild hair styles and colors

Amanda Alvear, 25, was studying to become a nurse and at the club with her best friend, Mercedez Flores, who was also killed

Oscar A Aracena-Montero, 26, a business management student, had just returned from vacation with Simon Adrian Carrillo Fernandez

Rodolfo Ayala-Ayala, 33, worked at OneBlood blood bank as a biologics assistant

Antonio Davon Brown, 29, was a captain in the Army Reserve and a graduate of Florida A&M University

Darryl Roman Burt II, 29, was a college financial aid officer who worked with military service members

Angel L. Candelario-Padro, 28, was an ophthalmic technician at the Florida Retina Institute

Verizon customers can text to support Orlando LGBT community

One Orlando FundAny Verizon Wireless customer who would like to help the victims and their families can easily donate to the OneOrlando Fund formed by Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. The purpose of the OneOrlando Fund is to provide a way to help respond to the needs of Orlando's community after the effects of the Pulse tragedy.

Largest mass shooting in U.S. history occurs at Orlando gay club


An Orlando gay nightclub shooting at 2am this morning has just updated the number of casualties to 50, and 53 injured. The shooter has been identified as Omar Mateen of Port St. Lucie Florida.

Parties are plentiful at 25th Anniversary of Jersey Pride

Jersey Pride 2015 stageAsbury Park has always been the place to party for Jersey Pride Weekend, but with the event marking its 25th anniversary this year, the bashes at the bars, dance clubs, community centers and hotels around the city are sure to be even more intense.