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Trump Tower Resident Who Listed Apartment on Airbnb Pays $1K Fine

Trump Tower Resident Who Listed Apartment on Airbnb Pays $1K Fine

May 10
An Airbnb host who was renting out her Trump Tower apartment is among the first to pay a fine to New York City under a law banning advertising listings for short-term rentals.

New York State Ad Campaign Tries to Steal Business Away from States with Anti-LGBT Laws

By John Riley | Jul 16
New York State is capitalizing on the negative publicity that three states have garnered for their anti-LGBT stances. Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has launched an "Open Doors Campaign" that will air TV advertisements in anti-gay states.

NY Transgender Civil Rights Bill Gets Renewed Push in Albany

Mar 12
Legislation that would protect transgender New Yorkers from discrimination in housing, employment and education is getting a renewed push.

Gov. Cuomo Announces 'End of AIDS' Taskforce

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
On October 14, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the creation of the End of AIDS Task Force to implement his bold plan to end new HIV infections in the Empire State by 2020.

International Women's Media Foundation Celebrates 25th Anniversary

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 21
The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) will celebrate the 25th anniversary of honoring women journalists at the 2014 Courage in Journalism Awards on October 22 at Cipriani 42nd Street.

NYC Councilman Fernando Cabrera Praises Uganda's Anti-Gay Laws

By Winnie McCroy | Sep 3
As the primary elections approach, New York City Councilmember Fernando Cabrera is coming under fire for comments he posted in January praising Ugandans for their anti-gay laws, even as the country faces widespread international condemnation for it.

Preacher: Putin Will Out Obama as Gay Within 100 Days

By Winnie McCroy | Aug 11
As part of his continuing reign of ludicrous terror, Reverend Dr. James David Manning of New York City's anti-gay Anointed Holy Missionary Church (ATLAH) has "prognosticated" that Vladimir Putin will out Obama as gay.

On The Scene with Mike Diamond @ HEBRO :: New York, NY

On The Scene with Mike Diamond @ HEBRO :: New York, NY

Aug 4
Mike Diamond is On The Scene at New York's hottest gay jewish social hour, sponsored by HEBRO, a nightlife event company catering to gay Jews.

Bailey House CEO Receives Prestigious CHIP Award

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 30
On Wednesday, July 23, Bailey House CEO Gina Quattrochi received the UCLA/Johnson & Johnson Health Care Executive Program Community Health Improvement Project (CHIP) Award.

Susan Blackwell Hosts "Volleygirls" Benefit for It Gets Better

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 24
On July 30 at New York's supper club and cabaret 54 Below, Susan Blackwell hosts the "Volleygirls" fundraiser for the It Gets Better Project.

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