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World AIDS Day messages loud and clear

Dec. 1 World AIDS Day events in the Harrisburg region underscored the message - HIV is still here. Get tested.  Throughout last week public programs, a story-circle memorial for longtime AIDS …

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Lancaster LGBTQ+ Coalition celebrates

Lee Cohen cut the ribbon on the Lancaster LGBTQI+ Coalition Center last month. Cohen is coordinator of the center. On Dec. 1 World AIDS Day, the new center issued this message via Social Media: …

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PA Commission on LGBTQ Affairs meeting

The Pennsylvania Commission on LGBTQ Affairs held its quarterly Nov. 15 at the Bradley-Sullivan LGBT Community Center,  in Allentown. During the course of the meeting reports were …

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Drug-resistant bacteria spreads among gay, bisexual men

Research published in the journal Clinical Infectious Diseases shows a new and potentially disturbing finding: antibiotic resistant bacteria are showing up in stories of gay and bisexual …

open house Alder Health Services in hbg

On-site pharmacy enhances center's services

Boasting new, on-site pharmacy services developed through their partnership with Coordinated Care Network, Alder Health Services hosted 60 guests at an open house  on Nov. 7. The new service …

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LGBT Guide 2019

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Collaborate effort in York - the LGBTQIA+ Resource Center

“The LGBTQIA+ Resource Center is a touchpoint - a safe space and hub for all of the amazing but previously unlinked activism in the York region,” says founder and Board president Vicar …

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DICKINSON COLLEGE ANNUAL EXHIBIT

History 'Comes Out': LGBTQ+ spaces and places

History Comes Out: LGBTQ+ Spaces and Places, the LGBT Center of Central PA's annual exhibit at the Dickinson College Archives, is on the lower level of the Waidner-Spahr Library, 333 W. High Street, …

ART ASSOCIATION OF HARRISBURG

Art for the holidays in our city

"Texture, Fiber, and Form," an exhibit preently staged in Harrisburg is one of many events coordinated and sponsored by the Art Association of Harrisbirg. The exhibit runs until Jan. 2, 2020 in …

Gov. Wolf makes them real

Bills to protect victims of childhood sexual abuse

Governor Tom Wolf, joined by Attorney General Josh Shapiro, bill sponsors Reps. Mark Rozzi, Todd Stephens, and Jim Gregory; legislators; advocates and survivors of childhood sexual abuse, signed …

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Equitable healthcare focus of new book

Written by consumers, a new anthology Bodies and Barriers: Queer Activists on Health features some familiar names from the region. Edited by Adrian Shanker, founder and executive director of …

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Trump peddling rainbow tees all he wants

Because 2019 is doing the most, it brings us no pleasure to report that Donald Trump has new LGBTQ+ merch out. As the LGBT news site NewNowNext was the first to report, visitors to the …

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LGBTQ Pennsylvanians deserve lawful protections

Editor’s note: Besides members of the LGBTQ community wondering when Pennsylvania will join the 21stCentury and, finally, pass basic civil rights protections, our allies also wonder. Read what …