Gay Philadelphia: The Latest

Gays Living in Partnership OK to Adopt Children of Partners

NEWS | Oct 24
The Czech government has approved a plan to allow gays and lesbians living in a registered partnership to adopt the children of their partners.

Montgomery County Police Investigating Assault as Hate Crime

NEWS | Oct 24
Montgomery County detectives are investigating an assault at an Olney restaurant as a hate crime.

NY Commission Seeks Artists to Create LGBT Memorial

NEWS | Oct 24
A state commission is searching for artists to design an LGBT memorial honoring victims of hate, intolerance and violence, including those killed in June's attack in an Orlando gay nightclub.

Trump's 'Nasty Woman' Remark Rallies Clinton Voters

NEWS | By Jocelyn Novecky | Oct 24
"Such a nasty woman."

Obama Nixes Twerking at Final White House Musical Event

NEWS | By Darlene Superville | Oct 24
President Barack Obama said he's sad that one of his and the first lady's favorite traditions, musical night at the White House, ended Friday.

Charlie Puth Cancels Remainder of Tour, Citing Illness

Charlie Puth is canceling the remainder of his tour due to illness.

With Email Dumps, WikiLeaks Tests Power of Full Transparency

NEWS | By Raphael Satter | Oct 24
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange first outlined the hypothesis nearly a decade ago: Can total transparency defeat an entrenched group of insiders?

Clinton Aides Suggested Email Jokes, Say Hacked Messages

NEWS | By Laurie Kellman | Oct 24
Hacked emails from the personal account of Hillary Clinton's top campaign official show her aides considered inserting jokes about her private email server into her speeches at several events - and at least one joke made it into her remarks.

Belfast Bakery Loses Appeal Over Refusal of Gay Rights Cake

NEWS | Oct 24
A Belfast bakery on Monday lost its appeal of a ruling that it discriminated against a gay customer by refusing to bake a cake decorated with a message supporting same-sex marriage.

Where They Stand: Clinton, Trump on the Issues

NEWS | Oct 24
A look at where Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump stand on three dozen issues.


Leading Tattoo Artists Help Wounded Israelis with Scars

By Tia Goldenberg | Oct 23
At an event organized by a group called Artists 4 Israel, 11 tattoo artists from around the world splashed bold graphics on the wounded Israelis this week, transforming their pain into a source of pride.


Scientists in Europe Downplay Likely Loss of Mars Lander

Oct 23
Scientists at the European Space Agency downplayed the likely loss of its Mars lander, saying Thursday that a wealth of data sent back by the experimental probe would help them prepare for a future mission to the red planet.


Prince Albert Buys Philadelphia Home of Mom Grace Kelly

Oct 24
The Philadelphia home where Oscar-winning actress Grace Kelly grew up and accepted a marriage proposal from Prince Rainier III of Monaco in 1955 is now in the hands of the royal family.


Tesla CEO: Criticism of Self-Driving Cars Can Kill People

By Dee-Ann Durbin and Tom Krisher | Oct 23
Self-driving cars hold the promise of saving thousands of lives each year on U.S. roads. But does pointing out flaws with the technology effectively put people in danger?


A Taste of Grand Rapids

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 24
Michigan enters the lineup of the nation's top culinary destinations with the opening of The Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck. It's all part of the city's grand resurgence of gastronomic treasures, including eateries Cygnus27 and Six.One.Six.


American Airlines Flight Delayed After Unauthorized Boarding

Oct 23
Authorities say a flight from Philadelphia to Boston was delayed and ultimately a different aircraft was used after a couple gained unauthorized access to the plane.


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PGMC 2016 Fall Ball @ The Loews Hotel :: October 15, 2016

Oct 17
The Philadelphia Gay Men's Chorus held their annual Fall Ball fundraiser. With Councilman Mark Squilla on hand a fun time was had by all, while helping to raise money for the chorus.

Our 4th Birthday at Beers and Bears!

Oct 23
Last Thursday night we celebrated our 4th Birthday at Beers and Bears held every Thursday in New York at the Bear Den on West 46th Street. Have a look at who showed up to party with us!