*The position titles of each Commission on LGBT Affairs member have been updated to reflect a press release issued by the city.
The city's newly appointed Commission on LGBT Affairs will hold its first public meeting Thursday at City Hall.
An LGBT community foundation this week announced the honorees for its annual awards ceremony. During its 11th-annual HEROES brunch April 9, DVLF will honor three individuals and two organizations:
Philly Pride Presents confirmed to PGN the organization will reschedule its annual Pride Parade and Festival for the first time in its 29 years. Pride will now be held June 18 at Penn's Landing so it does not conflict with Washington D.C.'s National Pride March on June 11, the local event's original date.
A trial date has been set for one of the defendants in the murder of a local transgender woman. Jose Pena, 20, will stand trial Aug. 21 for the murder of Maya Young and again one month later for a separate murder charge.