Gay male syphilis rate 40 times higher than others

A first-ever look at state-by-state numbers of syphilis infections shows that the sexually transmitted disease is hitting gay men the hardest, particularly those in the South.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

You have to wait a little longer for Pride, but that doesn’t mean your dance card is empty. In fact, we challenge you to see how many LGBT events you can hit. May the best queen win.    READ MORE »


Suspected Grindr killer captured in metro Atlanta

Police and the FBI captured a suspect in the murder of a gay Atlanta man on Wednesday, nearly three weeks after authorities say he and two accomplices lured their victim to his death using Grindr.    READ MORE »


Gonorrhea treatment showing signs of failing

Federal health officials warned of new signs that gonorrhea is growing resistant to current treatments, a development more troubling for gay men who face a higher risk of the sexually transmitted disease.    READ MORE »


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HIV group launches new thrift store on Cheshire Bridge

With oversized scissors and a big red ribbon, AIDS Healthcare Foundation opened its first thrift store in Atlanta on Saturday and launched a facility that also offers free HIV tests and pharmacy.    READ MORE »


Lambda Legal toasts LGBT supporters in Atlanta

Lambda Legal took a well-earned break from its courtroom efforts to secure LGBT equality to toast its supporters and successes on Sunday during a reception in Atlanta.    READ MORE »


ManShaft turns Heretic blue collar sexy

When DJ Diablo Rojo is done with Madonna and pushes back from Red Meat, he turns to ManShaft. And on Friday, that meant some blue collar fun at Heretic.    READ MORE »


Georgia’s anti-gay bill makes comeback this week

A political odd couple – one a stalwart LGBT ally and the other a sponsor of anti-gay legislation – is coming together this week for debates across Georgia about controversial 'religious freedom' legislation.    READ MORE »


Police: Killers lured gay Atlanta man with Grindr

The three men charged with killing a metro Atlanta gay man lured him to a trailer park using Grindr before beating him, stabbing him and leaving his body under an abandoned house.    READ MORE »


Fire damages gay-popular Midtown apartments

A two-alarm fire sparked by a cigarette ripped through a building at the granddaddy of gay apartment complexes in Midtown late Wednesday, displacing about 40 residents.    READ MORE »


The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

After a long week of doing what you need to do, do stuff you really want to do. You earned it. Take your pick from the shows, soirees and special guests dotting Atlanta’s LGBT landscape.    READ MORE »


Gay Cheshire Bridge business employee robbed

A 25-year-old employee of a gay business on Cheshire Bridge Road was threatened with a knife and robbed by three people – including one dressed in drag – as he walked to a MARTA station late at night.    READ MORE »


Memorial service set to celebrate Lady Chablis

Fans and friends of Lady Chablis will celebrate the life of the legendary drag performer during a day of events that includes a memorial service, drag shows and screening of the film that made her famous.    READ MORE »


Gay metro Atlanta man robbed, beaten to death

A gay Atlanta man was robbed and beaten to death with his body left in an abandoned home in south Fulton County after he borrowed his partner's car to run an errand at a nearby Walmart.    READ MORE »


Logo’s ‘Prince Charming’ dumps gay Atlanta man

The gay Atlanta fitness trainer trying to win over the other gay Atlanta man at the center of Logo's 'Finding Prince Charming' was quickly eliminated in the reality dating show's first episode.    READ MORE »


Jungle went to rehab, now it’s ready to celebrate

Gay Atlanta dancing queens take note: The cavernous space of Jungle has been nip tucking its way through rehab. On Saturday, the dance and drag club is ready to give you a peek at the improvements.    READ MORE »


Blake’s throws birthday bash for Shawnna Brooks

Blake's celebrated one of its drag mainstays on Thursday, pulling together a big lineup of performers to wish a happy birthday to Shawnna Brooks.    READ MORE »


Atlanta Pride unveils lineup for big gay festival

From Grammy-winner Jody Watley to rising pop star Kilara and Swedish singer Zara Larsson, organizers of Atlanta Pride showed they are ready to rock the upcoming festival.    READ MORE »


Gay Atlanta’s ‘Prince Charming’ just ‘bland and cagey’

Robert Sepulveda Jr. – the gay Atlanta man at the center of Logo's 'Finding Prince Charming' – was apparently an escort as recently as this year, contradicting his claims that it ended a decade ago when he used the proceeds to pay for college.    READ MORE »


Ga. judge offended again by trans name change

An Augusta judge who earlier this year said allowing a transgender man to change his name might offend the 'sensibilities and mores' of Georgians has rejected a second request from a trans person.    READ MORE »

 
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