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Local AIDS worker: CDC numbers ‘do not represent a certainty’

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Local AIDS worker: CDC numbers ‘do not represent a certainty’

Paige Cooperstein    June 24, 2016

One in two black men who have sex with men and one in four Latino men who have sex with men will develop AIDS in their lifetime, according to statistics...

Legislative action urged in wake of Orlando

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Legislative action urged in wake of Orlando

Paige Cooperstein    June 23, 2016

In the wake of this month’s mass shooting at an LGBT nightclub in Orlando, U.S. Senators from Pennsylvania and one hopeful for the post have called for gun reform, pushing...

Orlando benefit ‘pops up’ in Philly

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Orlando benefit ‘pops up’ in Philly

Jen Colletta    June 23, 2016

Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s Pop-Up Garden at 15th and South streets is a popular post-work hangout, with locals gathering for brews and bites — and next week the beer garden will...

George Washington High School on the mend after mass bullying

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George Washington High School on the mend after mass bullying

Paige Cooperstein    June 23, 2016

Around the same time every day last year, a transgender student at George Washington High School would pass a boy in the hallway who could speak Russian. The boy always...

Creating Change offers budget options for conference

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Creating Change offers budget options for conference

Paige Cooperstein    June 23, 2016

The Creating Change Host Committee heard about various ways to attend the winter conference at an affordable rate at a June 21 meeting.

Leeway awards several LGBT projects

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Leeway awards several LGBT projects

Paige Cooperstein    June 23, 2016

Several LGBT projects — including a mobile photo booth to document ballroom culture and a live-streamed music event showcasing queer and trans DJs — received funding from the Leeway Foundation...

Judge: Security fence for LGBT household can remain

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Judge: Security fence for LGBT household can remain

Tim Cwiek    June 23, 2016

David Ruth and Keith Davis have renewed hope they’ll be able to stay in their Chester County home after a judge ruled this week that their security fence can remain.

40 Years Ago in PGN: June 24-30, 2016

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40 Years Ago in PGN: June 24-30, 2016

Paige Cooperstein    June 23, 2016

Gay activists endorse July 4th coalition Adapted from reporting by PGN staff