announcements
Engagement: Carrie Reilly and Rachel Tornatore
For West Philadelphia residents Carrie Reilly and Rachel Tornatore, Christmas brought a little more than gifts from Santa. Reilly, 27, of East Stroudsburg, and Tornatore, 23, of New Jersey, met a l...
Jan 16, 2014 | 1 1 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wedding: Don Pignolet and Mike Petty
Philadelphia Gay News office manager Don Pignolet and his partner, Mike Petty, have a serendipitously spilled beer to thank for the start of their relationship, now almost in its fourth decade. Pig...
Jan 09, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wedding: John Pcsolar and Alan Sandman
Travel has always been a theme in John Pcsolar and Alan Sandman’s relationship — and, this past fall, the Philadelphia couple fittingly headed to the West Coast to tie the knot. Pcsolar, 57, and Sa...
Jan 02, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wedding: Griselle Morales and Tamika Sherman
A children’s lullaby is just one of the many factors that led to the recent wedding of two local women. Tamika Sherman, 35, and Griselle Morales, 30, both of Philadelphia, were married Nov. 3 in Am...
Nov 27, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wedding: Ron Andrews and Alan Muchler
In 1971, Ron Andrews was bartending at Allegro Bar on Spruce Street when a customer, Alan Muchler, caught his eye. And, more than four decades later, they married. Andrews, 68, and Muchler, 66, wer...
Nov 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wedding: Scott Edwards and Mark Gratman
Scott Edwards and Mark Gratman’s romance started with a pair of rollerblades. Edwards, 49, and Gratman, 50, met at 12th Air Command Feb. 18, 2000, although Gratman had been a longtime admirer of Ed...
Nov 21, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
full story
Wedding: Paul Rose and Vince Cardinal
by Angela Thomas
Nov 07, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
Days after the New Jersey Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples could get married, two Philadelphia natives tied the knot in the Garden State. Paul Rose, 65, and Vince Cardinal, 71, married Oct...
News Briefing
Aug 29, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 39 39 recommendations | email to a friend
No state training for Haverford panel More than two years after the creation of Haverford Township’s LGBT-inclusive human-relations ordinance, members of a panel that enforces the ordinance haven’t...
Wedding: Adrian Shanker and Brandon Pariser
by Angela Thomas
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 18 18 recommendations | email to a friend
Last month, Equality Pennsylvania board president Adrian Shanker and husband Brandon Pariser married in a religious ceremony in Bethlehem, after being legally wed in Connecticut in the spring. Shan...
Wedding: Art and Stevie Martin-Chester
by Angela Thomas
Aug 22, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
After 21 years together, two LGBT activists tied the knot for a second time Aug. 10 at the Metropolitan Community Church of Philadelphia. Art and Stevie Martin-Chester met in 1992 when both were me...
Wedding: Eric Alayon and Joe Rudisill
by Angela Thomas
Aug 15, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
Same-sex marriages took effect July 1 in Delaware, and one Philadelphia couple spent last weekend tying the knot in the First State, where their wedding journey began. Eric Alayon, 34, and Joe Rudi...
News Briefing
Aug 08, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 36 36 recommendations | email to a friend
PAC down to seven commissioners The city’s Police Advisory Commission has 12 vacant commissioner positions, including four alternate slots, officials said this week. The PAC, which investigates pol...
  • News Briefing
    08.01.13 - 09:31 am
  • News Briefing
    07.25.13 - 09:42 am
  • News Briefing
    07.18.13 - 09:50 am
  • News Briefing
    07.11.13 - 08:52 am
  • News Briefing
    07.04.13 - 09:20 am
  • News Briefing
    06.27.13 - 10:07 am
  • News Briefing
    06.13.13 - 10:02 am