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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Latino Pride Split

    A schism among organizers of D.C.'s Latino Pride celebration has resulted in two different sets of events in the days leading up to Capital Pride's...

  • 2013: A Look Ahead

    Welcome to the new year. If you've made some resolutions, best of luck in keeping them. They likely have to do with health and wealth....

  • DC Center Gets Reeves Center Home

    Home, at last. That's the sentiment of The DC Center's director, David Mariner, after the announcement Tuesday night by Mayor Vincent Gray (D) that the...

  • GLLU Website Ceases

    An external website for the Metropolitan Police Department's (MPD) Gay and Lesbian Liaison Unit (GLLU) is no longer operating, prompting some local LGBT activists to...

  • Weekend of Awards

    It was a busy weekend for Ron Simmons, president and CEO of Us Helping Us, People Into Living (UHU), the D.C. organization working to improve...

  • Shooting Shocks D.C.'s LGBT and Political Worlds

    A security guard was shot inside the headquarters of the Family Research Council in Washington on Wednesday morning in what appears to be a politically...

  • UPDATED: Security Guard For Conservative Group Shot, Motivation Unknown

    A security guard was shot inside the headquarters of the Family Research Council in Washington on Wednesday morning. According to a spokesman for the Metropolitan...

  • Disparity Dialogue

    A group of about 20 LGBT community members and advocates gathered in the Metropolitan Community Church of Washington June 14 to listen to local experts...

  • Closer to Home

    David Mariner is on the verge of happiness. Just about 50 signatures away, actually. ''If we get 500 signatures, I'll be very happy,'' says Mariner,...

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