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Shark Sightings Cause Officials to Evacuate Beach Near Fire Island

By EDGE | Jul 24
The sighting of two six-foot sharks swimming close to the shore Thursday caused officials on Long Island to evacuate waters in the Town of Oyster Bay beach located roughly 20-miles west of the gay communities Fire Island Pines and Cherry Grove.

National LGBTQ Task Force Presents Record Donation

By EDGE | Jul 21
Nearly 200 business leaders, LGBTQ activists, and local community advocates joined the National LGBTQ Task Force as they presented The Miami Foundation with an annual donation that supports South Florida LGBTQ organizations.

Roaches Lead to Castro Eatery Closures

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 18
A handful of restaurants have reopened in San Francisco's Castro neighborhood after recently being closed when city inspectors found cockroaches and, in some cases, rodent infestations.

PAWS Director 'Forced to Leave'

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 12
The former executive director of Pets Are Wonderful Support, a San Francisco-based nonprofit, says the agency recently made him quit.

South Florida Men's Health and Wellness Conference

By Mike Halterman | Jul 3
The South Florida Men's Health and Wellness Conference, organized and presented by seven community partners and help from five different county representatives from the Florida Department of Health, will be presented across two days: July 18 and 19, 2015.

HIV Agencies Put Heads Together at HIP Meeting

By John McDonald | Jul 3
HIV/AIDS service agencies presented their plans and debated methods at a High Impact Prevention meeting Thursday, June 25, at the Florida Department of Health in Broward County.

Statement From Fire Island Invasion Organizer: The Show Will Go On

By EDGE | Jul 2
According to event organizer Panzi, the 40th annual "Invasion of the Pines" will go on as scheduled - no thanks to Ian Reisner. PJ McAteer notes that as always, for all in drag, the drinks will be on the house.

Stonewall Street Festival Doesn't Please All

By John McDonald | Jun 25
Complaints of chaos and disorganization reigned supreme during Saturday's Stonewall Street Festival in Wilton Manors.

Citing Boycott, Ascension Party Leaves Fire Island for Mykonos

By EDGE | Jun 22
The drama in Fire Island Pines now officially spans two continents.

Wilton Manors Stonewall Festival & Parade

By Mike Halterman | Jun 21
The Stonewall Festival is one of the biggest events Wilton Manors celebrates this year. The festivities will begin at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 20.

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