Saturday, March 23, 2019

Eggs WILL be laid! 2014 Easter Bonnet Parade

Easter and Bonnets go together like Steel Magnolias.  They are inextricably linked, like some force of nature. They are sometimes outrageous (think hurricane or...

Throwback Thursday: Check out these ads for The Saloon from the early 1980s

The Saloon has been a ubiquitous part of the (mainly) gay male community in Minneapolis with a history extending back to 1977. In those...

Former Lucy’s home slated for demolition

A small piece of Minnesota's LGBT history faces an uncertain fate, according to a report by the Twin Cities Daily Planet. City of St....

Sen. Allen Spear to be honored with LGBT Equality colonnade in Minneapolis Park

The influence of Sen. Allen Spear on the LGBT movement in Minnesota cannot be understated. He was the first openly gay elected official in...

Hotel Amsterdam sign comes down

Hotel Amsterdam was the Twin Cities' only gay hotel, until it closed in 2010. It's sign, the last vestiges of its heyday, came down...

Turning anti-gay hate into love with a Loring Park memorial to Joel Larson

Friends and family of Joel Larson have started a campaign to remember the energetic and dynamic young gay man who lost his life to...