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Coronavirus Update – local cancellations, changes, updates

The latest news about organizations in Central PA.

2020 PRIDE EVENTS

Pride dates at-a-glance

Mark your calendars, you dont want to miss out! LOCAL Gettysburg – Fri., May 29 Central PA Pride Festival – Sat., July 25 Lehigh Valley Pride – Sun., Aug. 16 York …

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Hershey’s CEO smacked down activist

During last week’s virtual annual shareholder meeting of the Hershey Company, the food products conglomerate best known for its chocolate, an anti-LGBTQ activist asked the company’s CEO …

SPREAD THE WORD

State takes look at retirement

The Pennsylvania Department of Aging (PDA) is working on their four-year strategic plan for the Commonwealth. This contains broad strategic goals for the department and includes recommendations for …

COVID-19 & HIV

Fear, bigotry and misinformation – this reminds me of the 1980s AIDS pandemic

I am a gay man who lived through the AIDS pandemic, so many people have asked me to compare that crisis with the one we now face. The main difference between the two is that AIDS at first appeared to …

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LGBT Guide 2020

The LGBT+ Guide for Central PA!


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CLAIMS IT "REDEFINED FAMILY"

Anti-gay Republican votes against coronavirus testing bill 

The House of Representatives finally passed a coronavirus relief bill this past Monday night, but one Republican refused to vote for it because he said it “redefined family” by including …

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A COMING OUT STORY

Pro wrestler Mike Parrow marries boyfriend

Loved ones of gay professional wrestler Mike Parrow came together recently to witness his wedding to his longtime boyfriend, Morgan Cole reports Dan Villarreal for LGBTQ Nation. The ceremony …

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MAKING SENSE OF LIFE

Finding your new normal in a crisis

Finding Your Normal Have you noticed how the “new normal” keeps changing? It’s been increasingly difficult for columnists to write in advance, as we must do because of …

ALLY IN THE ACADEMY

Love in the time of coronavirus

If there’s ever been a time to be reminded of our shared humanity, it is during this pandemic. COVID-19 is no respecter of persons; it discriminates against no one. One’s social …

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Excalibur #9

Excalibur #9  Tini Howard Synopsis: “Following a very successful Werewolf hunt, EXCALIBBUR seeks unimpeded passage into Otherworld. But there is a great distance to travel before …

Accessing Dauphin Co.'s Selections

Reading & Listening with your smart devices

I hope that by the time the May/June edition is off the press, The Library is once more open to the public after having been closed since mid-March due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  But while The …

LGBT Center of Central PA

Here for you; be here with us

How are you doing? That’s a question that I’ve been asking a lot lately, and one that carries more weight than usual. Some of us are trying to balance full-time remote work with caring …