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  • OHR Launches ”#safebathroomsDC”

    The D.C. Office of Human Rights (OHR) today launched a new public-awareness campaign, ”Safe Bathrooms DC,” aimed at making it easier for transgender people in...

  • Community Responds to Task Force Recommendations

    Seven local groups that deal with LGBT rights issued a combined response Thursday to findings of the Anti-Defamation League's Hate Crimes Assessment Task Force (HCATF)...

  • DC Center Honors Advocates for Youth

    The DC Center, the District's major LGBT community center, will honor Maggie Riden of the DC Alliance of Youth Advocates (DCAYA) and Councilmember Jim Graham...

  • Oscar's Glamorous Night

    ''It's not your regular old Oscar party,'' Michael Fowler says of Glamour, Glitter & Gold. ''It's The DC Center's Oscar party – but on hyper-drive.''...

  • Stonewall Sports Offering Dodgeball

    Stonewall Dodgeball will launch its inaugural season in March as part of Stonewall Sports, the nonprofit LGBTQ sports association raises money for various charitable causes...

  • BHT Offers Cash and Kudos

    Brother, Help Thyself Inc. (BHT), a local LGBT organization offering support to local nonprofits for the past 36 years, awarded more than $75,000 in grants...

  • DC Center Elects Officers

    The board of directors for The DC Center, the District's LGBT community center, on Jan. 3 announced the center's new board members and officers for...

  • GLOV Announces Guardian Award Recipients

    Gays and Lesbians Opposing Violence (GLOV), a program of The DC Center dedicated to preventing and responding to violence against the District's LGBT community, will...

  • One Gay Man's Russia

    In the comfortable second-floor meeting space of Dupont Circle's Le Mirch restaurant Wednesday evening, Nov. 13, the conversation had zero to do with anything so...

  • The DC Center Moving Day

    Get ready to meet The DC Center in its new home! Staff and volunteers have been pitching in to move D.C.'s LGBT community center into...

  • Patty Boom Boom Throws Support to ‘Battis’ Tonight

    Tonight ushers in the third edition of a party at U Street nightclub Patty Boom Boom meant to celebrate tropical music genres while also advocating...

  • DC Center Announces Fall Initiatives

    The DC Center, the District's LGBT community center, has announced two new autumn initiatives in the areas of combating anti-LGBT violence and promoting better health....

  • No Unified Front on Russia

    Center Global, a program of The DC Center, the city's LGBT community center, welcomed about 30 people into the center's U Street space last night...

  • Writ Large

    Some prefer sci-fi, while others crave spice. Or, maybe it's nonfiction all the way. E-book or traditional, there are plenty of options, and that's what...

  • D.C. Deal Jeopardizes Relocation for DC Center

    D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray (D) and the owners of Major League Soccer's D.C. United soccer team Thursday morning announced the signing of a public-private partnership...