Another Contest – A Pair of Tickets to see Uh Huh Her

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Concert is Tuesday, May 3, 8 PM at Mr. Smalls.  Special guest Diamonds Under Fire.  Where most new bands play their first gig in front of a handful of people, LEISHA HAILEY and CAMILA GREY (Uh Huh Her) debuted to a packed house of industry heads, critics and fans, many of whom might have been […]

Fitzgerald mailer recognized domestic partners

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

I was pleasantly surprised when I took a peak at the Fitzgerald for County Chief Executive mailer we received in the mail today. Typically, we get two of everything — newsletters, flyers, sample magazines, etc.  Or things will come to just one of us.  Now folks, if you can fit “or current resident” on the […]

Frankel reintroduces anti-discrimination legislation

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

From PG coverage of today's press conference … Frankel has proposed legislation that would outlaw discrimination in employment, housing, credit and public accommodations such as hotels, restaurants and public bathrooms. Several counties and municipalities — including Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Harrisburg — already have local anti-discrimination ordinances, but Mr. Frankel said it's time protections are […]

Frankel reintroduces anti-discrimination legislation

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

From PG coverage of today's press conference … Frankel has proposed legislation that would outlaw discrimination in employment, housing, credit and public accommodations such as hotels, restaurants and public bathrooms. Several counties and municipalities — including Allegheny, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia and Harrisburg — already have local anti-discrimination ordinances, but Mr. Frankel said it's time protections are […]

TOTEM is here and we’ve got two FREE tickets!

UPDATE:  Deadline was moved up to May 2, 2011 so be sure to enter today! *********************************************************** Exciting news, correspondents.  TOTEM by Cirque du Soleil is returning to Pittsburgh and we are giving away a pair of tickets for the Friday, May 20, 4 PM show.    Cirque du Soleil is pleased to announce that it […]

The complexities of police/LGBTQ interactions in Pittsburgh

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Interactions between members of the LGBTQ community and the Pittsburgh Police can be fraught with complexity, whether it be a domestic call or sorting out the potential for what would be classified as a hate crime.  Let me state here that crimes based on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression are not recognized as […]

Blogger Night at Bricolage

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Last night, Ledcat and I attended the premiere of “Huntera Gatherera” at the Bricolage theater company on Liberty Avenue.  It was part of a “bloggers night” event.  Overall, I liked the space and most of the technical elements of the show — the staging, the costumes, the lighting, even the deafening set change sounds.  Ledcat […]

Want to Know More About Queer Events?

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I suggest you subscribe to the Queer Events Listing which has a moderate amount of traffic.  Most of the posts are about events from the highbrow to the grassroots.  Occasionally, some discussion will break out and once in awhile a heated discussion.  Just go to  http://groups.google.com/group/queer-event-listings

GLSEN Safe Prom for all

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GLSEN SAFE PROM FOR ALL   When: Friday, April 29 from 7 pm-11 pm Where: The University Club               123 University Place               Pittsburgh, PA 15260               412-648-8213   Tickets cost $20.  There will be food, drinks, a photographer, and plenty of song and dance. For more info. contact GLSEN Pittsburgh at: 412-361-6996 Email: [email protected] […]

Upcoming events

Pgh Lesbian Correspondents

Things you might want to know about … Friday April 15thHeels on Wheels Glitter Roadshow PittsburghRemedy 5121 Butler St.8:30pm doors, 9pm show, $5 Featuring local performers Bekezela Mguni, Nichole Faina and more! …Stay for the Afterparty-Operation Sappho!!! w DJ's Mary Mack, Square Peg, and Drop ThatSpecial guest DJ Shomi Noise from Heels on WheelsPhotobooth by […]