Saturday, June 25, 2022

Muffin Top Cafe opens in Loring Park

Muffin Top Cafe hopes to fill the void of LGBT-centric cafes in Minneapolis’ most LGBT neighborhood. Sam Turner and his partner Dion Coker purchased...

Target’s new ad features gay parents

An ad released by Target last week features many kinds of families, including two dads raising a child. The "Made To Matter - Hand-picked by...

‘Thank you for being a friend’: Mattie’s on Main closes doors for the last...

Sunday, Sept. 13, 2015 was the last day of business for Mattie’s on Main. A note was left on the door thanking the community...

Shoreview company agrees to pay $115k in transgender discrimination suit

Duluxe Financial Services, Inc., one of the nation’s largest check printing companies and located in Shoreview, Minn., agreed to pay $115,000 in an employment...

Minnesota corporations score high on LGBTQ equality

The Human Rights Campaign has released its annual Corporate Equality Index which rates corporations based on their policies toward LGBTQ employees. Most of Minnesota's...

EEOC settles suit with Virginia company who discriminated against transgender employee

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has reached a settlement with Ellucian, a higher education technology company, after the company was accused of discriminating against...

Minneapolis-based travel company to host largest gay cruise in 2015

Minneapolis-based RSVP Vacations announced on Friday that it was booking its biggest cruise yet, a ship holding 3,600 guests in celebration of 30 years...

Out and About along the Minnehaha Mile

In late 2014, Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges dubbed the stretch of Minnehaha Avenue running from Lake Street to the Minnehaha Falls the “Minnehaha Mile”...

General Mills releases Cheerios ad featuring gay parents

In recent years, Minneapolis-based General Mills has been courting the LGBT consumer, from opposing an anti-gay marriage amendment, creating LGBT Pride Lucky Charms, and...

Minnesota company accused of discrimination against transgender employee

A Minnesota-based company is facing a lawsuit by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission that alleges the company discriminated against a transgender employee....