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LBBC Welcomes Women to Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 27
Philadelphia-based nonprofit organization Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) has opened registration for its ninth annual conference for women living with metastatic breast cancer, Saturday, April 11 - Sunday April 12.

Spinderella Performs at Y-Hep's '90s Dance Party

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 17
On March 20, Philadelphia FIGHT's Youth Health Empowerment Project (Y-HEP) will be celebrating its 20th Anniversary with "This Is How You Do It, a '90s Jam fundraiser from 7-11 p.m. at Moore College of Art & Design, 1916 Race Street, in Philadelphia.

Philly Brings Science to Women and People of Color

LOCAL | By Winnie McCroy | Mar 9
On March 13-14 in Philadelphia, extraordinary women in science come together to share their powerful stories of success during The Color of Science program.

Philly Fight Women and Girls HIV Awareness Health Fair

AIDS | By EDGE | Mar 3
On Saturday, March 7, Philadelphia will celebrate National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day with a community health fair.

Gershman Y Takes Feminist Look at The Book of Esther

RELIGION | By EDGE | Feb 17
On Sunday, February 22, The Gershman Y takes a feminist look at the Bible when they present "The Book of Esther: The Journey of Queen Vashti and Queen Esther."

Cutting Edge: Philly Hair Stylist Michael Freeman

GROOMING | By Jill Gleeson | Jan 14
Philadelphia hair stylist Michael Freeman dishes what's hot in hair trends for 2015 as well as providing an insider's guide to the City of Brotherly Love.

Suspects in Philly Gay Bashing Case Held for Trial

CRIME | Dec 16
A Philadelphia judge has ordered three young adults held for trial in a September confrontation with a gay couple that left one of the men with a broken jaw.

Philly FIGHT Hosts Sixth Annual WAD Prayer Breakfast

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Nov 26
On World AIDS Day, December 1, Bishop Ernest McNear, Philadelphia FIGHT's Office of Faith Initiatives and the Philadelphia FIGHT Faith Advisory Board will present the Sixth Annual World AIDS Day Prayer Breakfast.

Methodist Clergy Escape Sanctions Over Gay Wedding

RELIGION | Oct 6
A complaint against 36 United Methodist ministers who blessed a same-sex wedding in Philadelphia in defiance of church law has been resolved.

Female Suspect in Anti-Gay Philly Attack Fired From Job

CRIME | By Jason St. Amand | Sep 28
The female suspect in the Sept. 11 anti-gay Philadelphia attack has been fired from her hospital job Friday after controversial tweets she made regarding patient information went viral.

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