We are honored to learn that we’ve been voted as the winner in two categories of the reader’s choice awards: Favorite GLBT Media Source (the blog) and Favorite GLBT Social Media Source (Sue Kerr.)
Sue was also named 2nd Runner Up in multiple categories including Lesbian of the Year, GLBT Person of the Year and Miss Gaylife.
There are many forms of acknowledgement that encourage me to continue this endeavor, but none so humbling as my neighbors voting for me and the work our team does here at Pittsburgh Lesbian Correspondents. Thank you for your support and encouragement, as well as for making time to read our blog (and social media accounts.) We are also very honored to be in such august company as our co-nominees and co-honorees:
Spirit Award 2015: Winners: Robin L. Quillon and Chip Minemyer The Tribune-Democrat
President’s Award For Excellence: Winner: Mike Fleck
Editor’s Award For Excellence: Winner: Mark Segal
Max Van Sickle Memorial Award: Winner: Jennifer Biggs
Stacy Walker Memorial Award: Winner: Mary Davidson
Mama Begel Memorial Award: Winner: Patty Schramm, Golden Crown
Honorary Mentions: Jan Drake Bakke, Mindy Ann Wolf, Sue Marie Isbell,Charles Lightwalker
Winners: Daveo Falaveo, Gary Van Horn, Philip Bayush, Winifred Adams, Scott Noxon There Ultra Lounge, Author Lauren Shiro, Lee Lynch and Elaine Mulligan, David Stanton,Gay Life TV, James S Cook Jr., Joe ChristopherCecchini, Chad Altman, Lucilles’, Rodney Benyack, Images Pittsburgh, Janet Palovich, Walter Meyer, Joyce Parmelee, Sue Kerr, Pittsburgh Lesbian Correspondents, Gay and Lesbian Community Center of Pittsburgh
Congratulations to you all! Please click on this link for the full list of awards and 1st and 2nd Runner Ups: http://gaylifenewsletter.com/wwwKAGNCRAWINNERS.html
Ledcat and I are planning to head to Johnstown for their Pride dinner and accept the awards in person. You can attend as well:
The Annual Johnstown Gay Pride Celebration/The Pride Prom
Saturday, May 2, 2015, 7-11 pm
May Day will be the theme. Please join us as we dance around the May Pole to show our support for Marriage Equality and the Supreme Court ruling on Gay Marriage this year.
Who will be crowned as May Kings and May Queens? Join us to find out!
Dinner available for purchase at 7 pm, dance and drag show 8-11 pm
Suggested donation $5
Sponsored by the Keystone Alliance/Gaylife Newsletter and the Allies Club
Thank you again to everyone who took time to vote and to everyone who reads our blog and social media content.