BJ Roosters loses lawsuit, ex bartender gets $67K

A federal judge ordered go-go boy gay bar BJ Roosters to pay a former bartender nearly $70,000 in back wages and unpaid overtime after willfully skirting federal labor law and ordering him to pay kickbacks.    READ MORE »

Atlanta’s best gay Thanksgiving Weekend events

Your regularly scheduled gay weekend gets supersized with all the trimmings. For an escape or for an alternative to traditional plans, make a holi-gay date with these local LGBT events.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta porn star arrested for violent assault

A gay Atlanta adult film performer and bartender was arrested for beating, choking and biting his boyfriend during a late-night brawl, at least the fifth time he's been arrested after violent altercations.    READ MORE »

Chances are you don’t know jack about HIV

Listen up, gay Georgia. A statewide survey shows that our attitudes and perceptions – or misperceptions – about HIV are skewed to dangerous levels that make us fifth in the country for HIV diagnoses.    READ MORE »

Stop and soak in all this hot bearded daddy

Popping muscles, bulging Speedos and shirtless selfies. What more do you need to know before you slow down to take in every inch of this sexy South American. Say hello to Cristian Sanchez.    READ MORE »

Blake’s show pays tribute to Lateasha Shuntel

Drag performers from across gay Atlanta joined an overflowing crowd at Blake's on Sunday for an emotional tribute to Lateasha Shuntel, who died last week.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta doctor killed outside his DeKalb home

A gay Atlanta doctor was beaten and killed during an altercation outside his DeKalb County home, and a neighbor discovered his partially-clothed body in the street.    READ MORE »

Gay Atlanta prepares to celebrate life of Lateasha Shuntel

Authorities are closing in on what led to the death of popular transgender performer Lateasha Shuntel as gay Atlanta prepares to remember her during benefit shows on Sunday.    READ MORE »

Midtown Puncher stalking new victims to beat

Atlanta police say a petty criminal has embraced a violent streak and is back prowling the streets of Midtown in search of unknowing victims to sucker punch and cause serious injuries.    READ MORE »

Your chances for STDs besides HIV just went up

Even if you have a handle on HIV, other sexually transmitted diseases just as dangerous are on dramatic rise among gay men – so much that we single handedly spiked infection rates for the first time in a decade.    READ MORE »

Memorial fund launched for Lateasha Shuntel

Friends and co-workers of popular Atlanta trans performer Lateasha Shuntel launched a memorial fund to help with funeral expenses, while authorities continue to investigate her sudden death on Wednesday.    READ MORE »

The best gay things to do in Atlanta this weekend

Sunshine and crisp air leaves you free to get up, get out and do something. Don’t let the gays of your life pass you by when there are so many low-hanging LGBT events ripe for picking.    READ MORE »

Popular Atlanta drag performer found dead

A longtime transgender performer in gay Atlanta was found dead on Wednesday, a passing that erupted online into an outpouring of emotion from fans, friends and supporters shocked by her death.    READ MORE »

13 Atlanta companies so LGBT-friendly, they’re perfect

Some 13 companies, law firms and financial institutions based in metro Atlanta earned a perfect score on a new ranking of how they approach LGBT issues, employees and customers.    READ MORE »

These guys back dat up to show off the assets

Like wise sages have said for centuries, a little man booty goes a long way, and a lot goes even further. If you like big butts and you cannot lie, check out these hunks to see what all the gay fuss is about.    READ MORE »

Heretic gets the ManShaft leather-Levi treatment

Few regularly scheduled gay events in Atlanta garner the level of fan loyalty that ManShaft enjoys. DJ Diablo Rojo’s quarterly event returned on Saturday with a Gear Night for the ages.    READ MORE »

PALS goes all manly on drag Miss America

Gay Atlanta loves its drag. Glamazons, camp queens and gender benders all find their niche, but once a year, masculine-identifying men have their go in a good time for a good cause.    READ MORE »

Atlanta police bust man in violent Jack’d robberies

Atlanta police arrested a teen accused of targeting gay men through the cruising app Jack’d, linking him to at least three violent robberies and kidnappings that included shooting at one victim and beating another.    READ MORE »

Joining Hearts meets Warhol in ‘Popped Art 2’

Gay Atlanta’s own Patrick Hanson has been working around the clock for months. The painter and sculptor chats with us in advance of his next unveiling, “Popped Art 2” to benefit Joining Hearts.    READ MORE »

Police: Gay Atlanta taqueria owner killed friend

The lesbian owner of a popular Atlanta taqueria was charged with running down and killing a friend early Wednesday, allegedly stepping out of her vehicle to check the victim’s pulse before fleeing.    READ MORE »