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CDC Photo Shoot Recruitment

Penngood and Westat are supporting the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) by holding a talent search for individuals to be featured in a new national social marketing campaign to encourage HIV testing. It is part of the Act Against AIDS initiative and is slated to launch later this year with television, radio, digital and […]

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Summer Fashion Photo Spread

This year we did our Summer Fashion shoot at the beautiful Grand Resort and Spa, where Casey, JD, my wife Paula and the entire staff could not have been more accommodating. The weather was beautiful and the models were all patient which led to a great day of shooting. Additional thanks goes to photographer extraordinaire […]

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Best-Selling Swimwear and the Newest Summer Styles

Last year when I brought you this feature for the first time, I told you that I’m a big believer in buying local. As a former business owner myself, I know that it’s very crucial for the community to support small businesses. These swimwear retailers and boutiques know what they’re doing and give you quality […]

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Fashion Trends for Summer 2015

It’s always nice when someone compliments the way you look in clothing. We spend a lot of money to make ourselves look presentable, and sometimes it can be very demanding keeping up with the current trends. I’ve scoured the most recent fashion weeks from all over the world to let you know what trends are […]

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New Kids on the Block’s “Main Event” Tour Comes to Florida

Late ’80s/early ’90s sensations New Kids on the Block reunited a few years ago, to the delight of many of their fans, who loved them when they were teenagers 25 years ago and still love them today. With this new tour, called “The Main Event,” New Kids on the Block welcome TLC and Nelly along […]

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Comedy’s “Queen of Mean” Lisa Lampanelli Returns to Florida

Performances at Hard Rock Live Hollywood and Hard Rock Live Orlando June 5 and 6 Comedian Lisa Lampanelli, affectionately dubbed “The Queen of Mean,” has been bringing her own brash, in-your-face brand of insult comedy to the masses for over a decade. Beneath the bawdy humor is a progressive activist with a soft side, as […]

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Gay Disney Week Entertainer Guide

One exciting aspect of Gay Disney Week is the live entertainment. Whether you come to the pool parties to hear your favorite DJ’s set or you want to hear live music, the entire week offers so many exciting opportunities for you to party and have fun. Here are the DJs and singers you’ll get to […]

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Wilson Phillips Performs at Parliament House Orlando for Gay Disney Week

The group Wilson Phillips, consisting of Wendy Wilson, Carnie Wilson and Chynna Phillips, already knew what it took to make great music when they started out: their fathers, Brian Wilson from The Beach Boys and John Phillips from The Mamas and the Papas, are pop royalty. They hit it big in 1990 with the release […]

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Spotlight on Our Fund

Our Fund was created out of pure necessity. With a community as large as South Florida’s is, it is important that LGBT service organizations are given the money needed to fund long-term projects and better serve the people in the community. A recent survey found that just one quarter of one percent of every $100 […]

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South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble Presents “Now Playing”

The South Florida Pride Wind Ensemble, under the direction of artistic director Dan Bassett, will be presenting a new show called “Now Playing.” They will be performing at the Amaturo Theatre at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts on Saturday, June 6 starting at 7 p.m. The Pride Wind Ensemble describes “Now Playing” as […]

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South Florida Symphony Presents “A World of Pride”

The South Florida Symphony, under the direction of Maestra Sebrina Maria Alfonso, brings to you another show in their summer music series. This show is called “A World of Pride” and will have two performances. The first is on Sunday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. at The Studios of Key West (600 White Street, Key […]

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RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 7 – Hotspots Interviews Kennedy Davenport

Episode 12 finds us with the Top 4 competing for a spot in the Final 3. The challenge consists of starring with RuPaul in the official video for her song “Born Naked.” However, Michelle warns them that the girl eliminated will be edited out of the video. The choreographer was the beautiful Candis Cayne and […]

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17th Annual White Fort Lauderdale

The 17th annual White Fort Lauderdale party is just around the corner. This fun event brings thousands of people together to party at The Manor (2345 Wilton Dr.) as the summer season officially begins, although judging by the warm temperatures we’ve had, we’ve been in summer mode for quite some time already! The evening’s festivities […]

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A Sampling of Florida’s Most Beautiful Beaches

Florida is known as the Sunshine State for a reason, and this is the perfect time of year for everyone to enjoy the sun while laying on the sand. South and Central Florida in particular have so many beautiful beaches, and I’m here to give you the rundown on the beaches you must visit and […]

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Summer Gay Cruises Leaving Florida

Gay cruises are very popular in Florida, and many of them leave the ports of Fort Lauderdale, Miami and Port Canaveral every month. Summertime is also a very happening time for gay locals to take their cruises, and each cruise detailed below has a dedicated gay group and gay-only functions and mixers aboard ship. Check […]