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Lance Bass to Lead Record Breaking Effort in Atlanta for Gay Marriage

LOCAL EVENTS | By EDGE | Jun 16
An attempt to break the Guinness World Record for the Largest Arms-Linked Toast will be made Monday when entertainer and activist, Lance Bass joins over 200 marriage equality supporters in Atlanta.

Del Shores: My Sordid Best Benefits AID Atlanta

SPECIAL EVENTS | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 10
On June 11 and June 12, Del Shores will come to Atlanta for two benefit performances for the AIDS Service Organization AID Atlanta.

Atlanta Polyamory Conference is "Bringing Sexy Back"

SEX | By Winnie McCroy | Jun 4
Fans of relationship diversity will gather on June 6-8 for the Atlanta Poly Weekend, now celebrating its fourth year. This year’s theme is "Bringing Sexy Back."

MARTA Police Arrest Suspects Allegedly Involved in Trans Bias Attack

LOCAL | By EDGE | May 31
Atlanta transit police have arrested a pair of suspects allegedly involved in a train fight where the victims claim to have been targeted for being transgender.

"The Foxy Merkins" Comes to Atlanta Film Fest

MOVIES | By Conswella Bennett | Apr 1
Merkins are lurkin’ on the streets of Atlanta this week and the public can catch a glimpse during a screening of the much-anticipated lesbian movie, "The Foxy Merkins" at the Atlanta Film Festival on April 3 at The Plaza Theatre.

1 Day After Storm, Atlanta Highways Still Gridlock

NATIONAL | By Ray Henry and Russ Bynum | Jan 29
Students spent the night on buses or at schools, commuters abandoned their cars or idled in them all night and the highways-turned-parking lots iced over when a winter storm slammed the city, creating a treacherous traffic jam that lasted into Wednesday.

5 Free Things to do in Atlanta, Georgia

By Kate Brumback | Jan 2
Many people who visit Atlanta for the hundreds of conventions the city hosts each year never make it out of the few blocks around their hotels. But the city has much more to offer, and some attractions are even free.

Atlanta Hosts "A Day with HIV" Art Exhibit

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Dec 9
Running through January 4, Atlanta’s Public Library is holding the art exhibition, "A Day With HIV," to educate local communities about HIV.

AID Atlanta Holds a "Sordid" Soiree and Gospel Brunch

HIV/AIDS | By Conswella Bennett | Nov 18
Award-winning writer, director and producer Del Shores, along with longtime friend and actor Leslie Jordan, takes a break from touring his latest film "Southern Baptist Sissies" to participate in "A Sordid Soiree," a fundraiser for AID Atlanta.

Go for the Food: Home Grown in Atlanta

FOOD/DRINK | By Kate Brumback | Oct 30
Atlanta’s crowded dining scene has no shortage of restaurants specializing in farm-to-table. But many are expensive and require reservations. Home grown offers locally sourced Southern dishes for breakfast and lunch in a quirky, no-frills setting.

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