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Gay Community Directory
''Caters exclusively to the needs and interests of the metropolitan D.C. area Deaf Gays and Lesbians.''
Gay Community Directory
"Provides opportunities for dynamic spiritual growth, social outreach, and fellowship to the suburban Maryland gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender community and its supporters."
Gay Community Directory
Promotes the equality and well-being of gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered persons, their families and friends through support, education and advocacy. Mailing address: PO Box 6085, Washington, DC 20005
Gay Community Directory
Gay volleyball play and annual tournament. Venues include Old Mackin Gym in NW DC, and the Fairfax Sportsplex in Springfield, VA.
Gay Community Directory
''Provides resources to help young people fight AIDS and support each other. Unlike any other organization in the Washington, DC area, Metro TeenAIDS focuses all of its efforts on the special prevention, education, and treatment needs of young people.'' Mailing: PO Box 15577; Washington, DC 20003-5577.
Gay Community Directory
Offers free, rapid HIV testing
Gay Community Directory
Mailing: PO Box 7425, Fredericksburg, VA 22404
Gay Community Directory
"We are a Christian Church proclaiming God's love to the Lesbian, Gay, Bi-Sexual and Transgendered communities and anyone who is willing to walk with us in our journey of faith."
Gay Community Directory
Gay Community Directory
Metropolitan Retirees is a social group for gay men and lesbians over 50. We usually meet once a month for dinner at a local restaurant, and periodically we take day trips and tour museums. If you're interested in keeping your computer skills current or taking in a movie, we have subgroups for those activities as well. For more information, visit our web site.
Gay Community Directory
Gay Community Directory
Also PO Box 127, Boyds, MD 20841.

News & Arts Articles

News - Published on: Apr 3, 2014
NGLF on the lookout for 2013's outstanding young LGBT leaders
News - Published on: Mar 1, 2014
D.C. activists critical of MPD actions that led to transgender woman's arrest for an expired driver's license
Film - Published on: Feb 27, 2014
The DC Center's Glamour, Glitter & Gold Oscar-watch party teams up with talent
Feature Story - Published on: Feb 20, 2014
Welcome or not, feral cat colonies are a D.C. creature feature
News - Published on: Nov 3, 2013
Honor recognizes contributions to D.C.'s LGBT community
News - Published on: Sept 24, 2013
Area politicos host benefit for PFLAG Metro DC chapter's 30th anniversary
News - Published on: Aug 29, 2013
Co-Publisher Sean Bugg departing Metro Weekly to focus on NGLF
Video - Published on: May 20, 2013
Sean Bugg introduces Metro Weekly's four newest awardees for LGBT leadership
Feature Story - Published on: May 9, 2013
AJ King, Michael Komo, Joseph Lewis and Je-Shawna Wholley recognized for their leadership in the LGBT community
Opinion - Published on: May 9, 2013
The Next Generation Awards honor and encourage young LGBT leaders, but we all have a role to play
Opinion - Published on: May 2, 2013
Spring is the time to celebrate some significant LGBT anniversaries, both at home and at Metro Weekly
Business - Published on: Mar 28, 2013
CAGLCC 2012 award winners share high points of past months
News - Published on: Mar 22, 2013
Now in its fifth year, Metro Weekly LGBT youth honorees to be named in May
News - Published on: Feb 28, 2013
With assessment yet to be completed, DCTC alleges group analyzing police response to hate crimes is biased
News - Published on: Feb 20, 2013
MPD officer found guilty of off-duty assault and solicitation files appeal, despite suspended jail time
News - Published on: Jan 10, 2013
Off-duty MPD officer accused of shooting at group including two transgender women receives suspended sentence, credit for time served
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 20, 2012
Sticking to an LGBT perspective, the year rode a relatively rising trajectory
Opinion - Published on: Dec 13, 2012
Coverboy Confidential is a Metro Weekly institution, and more than meets the eye
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 13, 2012
Telling it like it is, never timid or tongue-tied
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 13, 2012
This bear-lovin' cub makes his own way, one disciplined step at a time
News - Published on: Nov 15, 2012
Locals prepare traditional memorial event, along with transgender health discussion
News - Published on: Oct 29, 2012
Off-duty MPD officer awaits sentencing in August 2011 case with transgender victim
News - Published on: Oct 26, 2012
Off-duty MPD officer accused in 2011 shooting still faces several assault-related charges
Stage - Published on: Sept 27, 2012
MetroStage's Jacques Brel revue is a moving piece of theater
News - Published on: Sept 14, 2012
Garbage, rotting food and excrement placed in magazine's boxes in ongoing attacks on the gay publication
News - Published on: Aug 13, 2012
Whether the tennis trophy itself will come back to D.C. is up to CTA talent
News - Published on: Aug 3, 2012
DCAC's annual fundraiser nearly doubles 2011 effort, benefiting Metro TeenAIDS and others
News - Published on: Aug 3, 2012
As part of State Department tour, five journalists meet with gay press in D.C.
Feature Story - Published on: July 19, 2012
AIDS 2012 fuels local interaction
News - Published on: July 12, 2012
DCAC offers 2012 Maryland Swim for Life, benefiting Metro TeenAIDS
News - Published on: July 3, 2012
D.C. City Council committee holds hate-crime hearing, with councilmembers and activists raising several issues with police
Opinion - Published on: June 13, 2012
A cheeky display in the Pride Parade turns out more awkward for an uncle than for his nephew
News - Published on: June 8, 2012
Deputy mayor takes issue with DCTC activist's tweets, highlighting possible communication divide between city officials and activists
Opinion - Published on: June 7, 2012
Pride weekend is a time for us to celebrate what we're proud of in ourselves, as well as in the families and friends who make our lives better
Stage - Published on: May 31, 2012
Steven Dietz's play ''Lonely Planet'' has had lingering, ''gratifying'' significance
Stage - Published on: May 24, 2012
Lonely Planet's message finds clear focus, while Metamorphoses is long on dazzle and short on substance
Opinion - Published on: May 3, 2012
Celebrating an anniversary for Metro Weekly is made sweeter by also celebrating the accomplishments of our next generation of leaders
Feature Story - Published on: May 2, 2012
The Next Generation Awards 2012
Feature Story - Published on: May 2, 2012
The Next Generation Awards 2012
Stage - Published on: Apr 12, 2012
Actor Jay Alvarez pays homage to his Cuban-American family in a one-man show now at MetroStage
Business - Published on: Apr 12, 2012
CAGLCC's annual awards dinner set to honor six bright lights in Washington's LGBT business community
News - Published on: Apr 3, 2012
Man accused of threatening teenage lesbians ordered to drug treatment program as he awaits trial
Opinion - Published on: Mar 29, 2012
Awards for two Metro Weekly editors fill me with pride for the magazine and dedicated staff who make it all possible
News - Published on: Mar 27, 2012
Metro Weekly senior political editor wins national honor for series on history of DOMA
News - Published on: Mar 20, 2012
Area's LGBT chamber of commerce names honorees ahead of April 20 dinner
News - Published on: Mar 2, 2012
2011 Next Generation winner vying for a spot at Democratic National Convention
Stage - Published on: Feb 16, 2012
Metro Stage's latest offers everything one would hope for in a musical
Stage - Published on: Feb 9, 2012
Maurice Hines pays musical tribute to Josephine Baker
Opinion - Published on: Feb 2, 2012
As a child, I learned that being gay meant being alone; as a gay man, my community has taught me a better lesson
News - Published on: Feb 1, 2012
Long-time Metro Weekly distributor Gary Teter's passing leaves behind a 25-year partnership and a reputation for quiet accomplishment
News - Published on: Jan 27, 2012
Early morning accident in Northeast does not appear to be cause of death
News - Published on: Jan 19, 2012
Metro Weekly's Chris Geidner nominated for four-part series on the passage of DOMA
Poll - Published on: Dec 13, 2011
Come back on Thursday to see if you're right!
Stage - Published on: Nov 23, 2011
Michael Sharp helps MetroStage make the yuletide gay
Opinion - Published on: Nov 10, 2011
Larry Kramer's angry outlook belittles the efforts of so many
News - Published on: Oct 27, 2011
Community groups converge to offer aid and emotional support to black LGBT youth
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 20, 2011
By Randy Shulman
Feature Story - Published on: Oct 20, 2011
Kameny's needs illustrated the vulnerabilities of aging
News - Published on: Sept 30, 2011
Whitman-Walker Health and Mautner Project Partnering To Provide Support Services Targeting LGBT Seniors
News - Published on: Sept 1, 2011
Metro Weekly writers take home wins at national LGBT journalism conference
News - Published on: Aug 11, 2011
Local organizations respond to CDC's new HIV incidence report
News - Published on: July 28, 2011
SAGE Metro DC launches program to aide LGBT seniors in need of companionship
News - Published on: July 14, 2011
Metro Weekly co-publisher discusses deal with Post-Newsweek
Film - Published on: June 29, 2011
The Atlas offers films with gay appeal
News - Published on: June 23, 2011
Locals mobilize for National HIV Testing Day
Opinion - Published on: June 9, 2011
In the stadium and on the streets, this gayest of months in D.C. is a time for our community to shine with Pride
Feature Story - Published on: May 12, 2011
The Next Generation Awards 2011
Feature Story - Published on: May 12, 2011
The Next Generation Awards 2011
Feature Story - Published on: May 12, 2011
The Next Generation Awards 2011
News - Published on: May 5, 2011
Youth and adult PFLAG meetings come to county
Feature Story - Published on: Apr 14, 2011
From bullied student to executive director, Bill Briggs explains why the Metro DC PFLAG mission is close to his heart
News - Published on: Apr 7, 2011
Metrobus passenger says driver targeted him for anti-gay harassment
News - Published on: Feb 24, 2011
Metro Weekly opens nominations for third annual Next Generation Awards
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 30, 2010
The Year in Pictures 2010
Opinion - Published on: Dec 29, 2010
With 2010 under our belts, it's time to take on the challenges of 2011
News - Published on: Dec 9, 2010
CFNCR recognizes Metro TeenAIDS's Christopher Barnhill
Stage - Published on: Dec 2, 2010
MetroStage mounts a zany, spirited spoof
News - Published on: Oct 21, 2010
Some gay leaders assess departing DCPS chancellor's tenure
News - Published on: Oct 7, 2010
Metro TeenAIDS leader honored with Meyer Foundation award
Stage - Published on: Sept 23, 2010
With the new musical Glimpses of the Moon, Alexandria's MetroStage puts on a dazzling, transporting show
Feature Story - Published on: Aug 25, 2010
Chris Farris, co-founder of the retooled GLOV, on why the anti-violence organization has never been more crucial
Feature Story - Published on: July 28, 2010
Kushaba Moses Mworeko left Uganda to seek asylum in America, but now he's living in limbo
Feature Story - Published on: May 6, 2010
Celebrating Metro Weekly's birthday with 16 of our favorite covers
Video - Published on: Apr 13, 2010
''Real World'' castmember talks about his work with HRC, his bisexuality, coming out to his mother and the importance of PFLAG
News - Published on: Mar 10, 2010
Local LGBT students not included in national CDC survey of risk behaviors; District did not achieve adequate response rate for surveys
News - Published on: Feb 10, 2010
Organization welcomes new co-chairs
News - Published on: Feb 3, 2010
Local gay man appointed by Obama administration
News - Published on: Jan 7, 2010
A free-speech split emerges in the LGBT community over bus ads promoting an end to D.C. marriage equality
Opinion - Published on: Jan 7, 2010
Free speech deserves to be defended, especially when it offends us
News - Published on: Dec 17, 2009
Community center and other LGBT groups working through funding pains
Feature Story - Published on: Nov 26, 2009
Adam Tenner of Metro TeenAIDS greets this year's World AIDS Day with newfound optimism
News - Published on: Oct 15, 2009
Hannah given maximum for simple assault, credit for time served, in Hunter death
News - Published on: Oct 8, 2009
Report offers recommendations for improving conditions involving hate-crime reporting in D.C.
News - Published on: Oct 8, 2009
D.C. plays host to the Ninth Annual Gay Bowl flag football tournament
News - Published on: Sept 29, 2009
Cleveland to host 2014's Gay Games IX
News - Published on: Sept 23, 2009
Community outrage and anger greet defendant's deal for “simple assault” in Hunter homicide
News - Published on: July 30, 2009
The Center targeted for deep cuts as city tries to mend budget
News - Published on: July 16, 2009
GLOV calls misdemeanor indictment against gay man's alleged attacker “disgusting”
News - Published on: May 14, 2009
GLBT anti-violence group moves to remember victims, re-focus attention on unsolved murder
Feature Story - Published on: May 7, 2009
From its first issue in 1994, Metro Weekly has forged a unique path to covering D.C.'s GLBT community
Feature Story - Published on: Apr 16, 2009
Recognition for our GLBT community leaders and activists under 30
Feature Story - Published on: Mar 19, 2009
Local PFLAG chapter celebrates support with honors, thrills with gala auction and celebrities
News - Published on: Feb 26, 2009
Metro Weekly Announces Nomination Process for Next Generation Awards
News - Published on: Jan 22, 2009
Members of GLOV sit with Fenty, Lanier to discuss violence
News - Published on: Jan 16, 2009
GLOV's Farris pleased with commitment from mayor and MPD
News - Published on: Jan 1, 2009
GLOV announces Jan. 16 date with Fenty and Lanier
News - Published on: Dec 18, 2008
Government and grassroots debate responses to D.C. hate crimes
News - Published on: Dec 18, 2008
Grassroots groups asks for more from mayor as brother of latest victim speaks out
News - Published on: Nov 13, 2008
Community crafts responses to crimes, past and present
News - Published on: Nov 6, 2008
Long presidential campaign offers emotional end for gay D.C.
Stage - Published on: Oct 30, 2008
Roz White handles the role of Pearl Bailey such aplomb at MetroStage, you'll almost forget she's not the famed star
News - Published on: Oct 2, 2008
Local residents, activists, friends of victim gather for vigil, solutions
News - Published on: Sept 30, 2008
Police arrest one suspect involved in July hate crime
News - Published on: Sept 25, 2008
New group's second meeting draws crowd, cops, Council
News - Published on: Sept 18, 2008
More attacks and a strike back
News - Published on: Sept 18, 2008
Viciousness of recent anti-gay attacks spurs community reaction
Stage - Published on: Aug 7, 2008
Two extremely skilled singers furnish Metro Stage's 'ROOMS,' while 'Jerry Springer' twists opera into a shocking, alarming knot
News - Published on: June 26, 2008
Tim Agar joins the Virginia-based church
Feature Story - Published on: June 12, 2008
Capital Pride Heroes 2008
Pride Guide - Published on: June 5, 2008
2008 Capital Pride
News - Published on: May 15, 2008
Metro Weekly honored for coverage
News - Published on: Apr 10, 2008
Rev. Fernando Frontan to speak at MCC
News - Published on: Mar 20, 2008
Bullet holes at MCCDC trigger little alarm, big bill
News - Published on: Jan 3, 2008
Five individuals have been arrested for recent Metro attack
News - Published on: Dec 20, 2007
Police, Metro, victim reveal no new information or video in hate-crime investigation
News - Published on: Dec 13, 2007
Local man says mugging escalated into anti-gay hate crime on Metro
Stage - Published on: Oct 18, 2007
'Tick, tick...Boom!' serves as a reminder that, had he lived, composer Jonathan Larson might have served up great things
News - Published on: Aug 23, 2007
Maryland to celebrate Chesapeake Pride on Saturday
Feature Story - Published on: July 19, 2007
Jonathan Padget takes the stage from a new direction with a musical version of 'The Blue Lagoon'
News - Published on: July 19, 2007
Engraving at Dupont Metro dedicated to HIV/AIDS caregivers
News - Published on: July 12, 2007
Engravings to honor HIV/AIDS caregivers
News - Published on: June 21, 2007
Washington, D.C.'s police chief says Gay and Lesbian Liaison Unit not being disbanded
Black Pride Guide - Published on: May 24, 2007
'College Hill' star, Ray Cunningham , to host forum geared toward youth
Stage - Published on: Apr 19, 2007
Musical lovers and haters alike will find plenty to laugh at in the satirical 'Musical of Musicals (The Musical!)'
News - Published on: Mar 8, 2007
'Metro Weekly' co-founder Marc Slyman dies
News - Published on: Apr 27, 2006
Gay organization uses anniversary to applaud others with awards for service
Feature Story - Published on: Dec 1, 2005
Metro TeenAIDS
News - Published on: Sept 29, 2005
The Center in DC holds gathering of organizations that serve gay seniors
News - Published on: Aug 18, 2005
A new anti-AIDS campaign, ''5 Days of Action,'' slated to hit D.C. in October
Community Profile - Published on: July 14, 2005
A Community Profile
News - Published on: July 15, 2004
'Outing' activists target congressional staffer based on Metro Weekly appearance
Community Profile - Published on: Oct 30, 2003
A Community Profile
Opinion - Published on: May 5, 1994
Letter from the Publishers