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Gay attorney sues law firm

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Gay attorney sues law firm

Tim Cwiek    February 11, 2016

Alfred W. Zaher, a longtime partner at the Blank Rome law firm, filed suit last week, alleging he was pressured to leave the firm due to its homophobic work environment.

40 Years Ago in PGN: Feb. 12-18, 2016

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40 Years Ago in PGN: Feb. 12-18, 2016

Paige Cooperstein    February 11, 2016

Committee formed to advocate local gay rights bill Adapted from reporting by Harry Langhorne  After forming in December 1975, the Committee for a Gay Rights Bill began dividing advocacy responsibilities early in...

'Seven Deadly Sins' theme slated for Attic fundraiser

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'Seven Deadly Sins' theme slated for Attic fundraiser

Paige Cooperstein    February 11, 2016

The Attic youth made a runway in less than a minute Tuesday night. Program specialist Loran Grishow-Schade sat cross-legged at one end with a smart phone, waiting to record a...

Music breaks barriers for winning 'LoveStory' couple

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Music breaks barriers for winning 'LoveStory' couple

Jen Colletta    February 11, 2016

Ulit Jaidee can’t whistle.  But he can hum — and it was his expert humming of more than a dozen American classics that made Jerry Makos know he was “the one”...

Steering committee forms for LGBT orgs across state

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Steering committee forms for LGBT orgs across state

Paige Cooperstein    February 11, 2016

Deja Lynn Alvarez felt a little skeptical as she headed to Pittsburgh the last weekend of January.

More details emerge in former N.J. cop's same-sex harassment case

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More details emerge in former N.J. cop's same-sex harassment case

Tim Cwiek    February 11, 2016

Additional details are emerging in the sexual-harassment case filed by former Haddon Township, N.J., Police Officer Jason DeMent against his former supervisor, Chief Mark Cavallo.

Longer, London-themed event to raise funds for ActionAIDS

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Longer, London-themed event to raise funds for ActionAIDS

Paige Cooperstein    February 11, 2016

Locals are invited to dress like Londoners and enjoy three hours of small games of chance and cocktails. The fourth-annual Glamsino Royale fundraiser is an hour longer than usual this...

'DJ registry' bill is dead

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'DJ registry' bill is dead

Paige Cooperstein    February 4, 2016

Philadelphia City Councilman Mark Squilla killed a bill that venue owners referred to as the “DJ registry” bill after a Feb. 1 meeting with about a dozen representatives from the...