Topics :: Chicago

10 Years of EDGE @ Roscoe’s :: Chicago IL

By | Friday Jun 13, 2014
Join Mike Diamond and hostess Evah Envy at Roscoe’s Tavern in Chicago’s Boystown for another fabulous EDGE Birthday Party!

Big Laughs at Annual Chicago Funny Women’s Comedy Festival

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday May 27, 2014
From June 5-8 in the Windy City, 400 talented performers will flock to Stage 773 for the 3rd Annual Chicago Women’s Funny Festival.

Beard Awards Move to Chicago for 25th Anniversary

By J.M. Hirsch | Wednesday May 21, 2014
Chicago is adding another jewel to its culinary crown. After 24 years in the Big Apple, the James Beard Foundation awards ceremony is moving to the Windy City next year.

Furball Chicago: Famed NYC Bear Party to Make Windy City Debut Over IML Weekend

By EDGE | Wednesday May 14, 2014
Chicago bears, cubs, daddies and their admirers-beware! On Saturday, May 24, Mr. Leather (IML) and Bear Pride Weekend, beloved NYC bear party promoter JOE FIORE, will unleash his wild ’n’ woofy dance party FURBALL upon The Windy City. 

Lesbian Identity, Sexuality Explored at Chicago History Museum

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday May 1, 2014
On May 8, The Chicago History Museum will conclude its eleventh season of the LGBT program series Out at CHM with "Lesbianography: Lesbians and Sex."

Windy City Hosts Homeless Youth Summit

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Apr 28, 2014
On May 2-5 in Chicago, the Windy City Times is hosting "Owning Our Lives: Dream It. Speak It. Do It!!", a summit on LGBTQ youth.

Chicago’s Pride Films Accepts Submissions for Women’s Words Fest

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Apr 15, 2014
Pride Films and Plays is now accepting submissions of new works for the stage and screen for Women’s Words Fest, through May 1.

Despite Accolades Chef Paul Kahan Avoids Spotlight

By Caryn Rousseau | Friday Mar 28, 2014
Paul Kahan is one of the most award-winning chefs in America, but don’t go looking for him on television.

’God is Super Angry’ Says Chicago Republican Primary Winner

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Mar 19, 2014
A Chicago Republican, who made headlines earlier for blaming autism, dementia and tornados on the gay marriage and abortions, won her primary Tuesday.

2 More Ill. Counties to Issue Gay Marriage Licenses

Thursday Mar 6, 2014
While many Illinois counties are waiting until the state’s new same-sex marriage becomes law in June and others are waiting for legal advice, the list of counties that will start issuing the licenses immediately is growing.