Pet overpopulation is a serious, ongoing problem in the U.S. According to the ASPCA, each year, approximately 2.7 million animals are euthanized (1.2 million dogs and 1.4 million cats). We can do better than that! In addition to spaying and neutering our pets, we can "adopt, not shop!"
Women's Weekend NJ, Inc. has announced it will host The Women's Weekend NJ Golf Classic Fundraiser an exciting day of fun on September 21, 2014 at Twin Brook Golf Course.
Asbury Park will be the home to their first official Bear Weekend starting tomorrow. Bear Weekend came about with the help of three members of the LGBT community; John Figueiredo, general manager of Cameo, Sal Susino, co-founder of Dragonslair Productions and Ryan Jimenez, general manager of Hotel Tides.
Last October, Mayor Steven Fulop hosted a wedding ceremony for eight same-sex couples at midnight, just one second after they were legally allowed to marry. This and many other reasons were considered when the financial blog NerdWallett named Jersey City one of the most LGBT-friendly cities in the nation for same-sex couples.
Allow Out In Jersey to introduce two cats currently residing at Seer Farms in Jackson, NJ, who have experienced their own form of stigma. Despite being delightful, fun, loving animals, Casey and Prince William are sometimes shunned by prospective adopters because they are FIV+ cats.
The "Gay Beach" in Atlantic City will be official this week. In an effort to embrace the LGBT community Mayor Don Guardian will announce details about a new LGBT-friendly beach in AC in the traditional spot that it has always been - Park Place and the Boardwalk.
Sand Blast, the largest mid-Atlantic summer gay and lesbian beach party is moving to Atlantic City, NJ, says the event producer, Brad Hurtado. It will be held from Friday, July 18th to Sunday, July 20th. The weekend includes Friday's Lost At Sea kickoff party at the Chelsea Host Hotel to welcome guests, and Saturday's 7-hour Sand Blast Beach Party with DJ Joe Gauthreaux presiding over the dance floor alongside the ocean at the Bungalow Beach Bar.