North Side memorial plaques commemorate LGBT history

CHICAGO (WLS) -- New memorial plaques on Chicago's North Side are dedicated in commemoration of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender history.

The legacy project added seven bronze plaques to the nearly two dozen along North Halsted street in Lakeview.

Legacy Walk honors LGBT 'guardian angels'

Several dozen community members spent National Coming Out Day in Boystown honoring LGBT's "guardian angels" during a public dedication Saturday afternoon.

PHOTOS: 7 LGBT Heroes Honored With Plaques in Chicago's Legacy Walk

Today, National Coming Out Day, the Chicago Legacy Project will dedicate seven new bronze plaques recognizing LGBT heroes along its Legacy Walk, a series of biographical markers along North Halsted Street.

Victor Salvo talks about salvaging history in a "Fireside Chat"

Victor Salvo, executive director of The Legacy Project was the main topic of "A Fireside Chat" at Center on Halsted's Hooper-Leppen Theater on October 1.

Boystown Legacy Walk Honors Audre Lorde, Sally Ride This Saturday

LAKEVIEW — Audre Lorde, Cole Porter and Sally Ride will be honored at the Boystown Legacy Walk this Saturday.

Legacy Project Establishes Equality House in Kansas

Last month, the Grand Opening of "Equality House Presents The Legacy Project" drew hundreds of people to the groundbreaking, rainbow-colored home directly across from the anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church compound in Topeka, Kans.

Dignity/Chicago honors Henning, Salvo

About 35 people gathered May 18 at Broadway United Methodist Church for a special anniversary mass and awards presentation to celebrate Dignity/Chicago's 42 years of ministry.

Dignity/Chicago to honor 42nd anniversary and Legacy Project

Chicago, IL - Dignity/Chicago, the inclusive faith and advocacy organization for LGBT Catholics and our allies, will host a special anniversary Mass on Sunday, May 18 to celebrate 42 years of ministry. Dignity has also named an annual award in memory of James Bussen, former DignityUSA Presid

Hundreds gather as Chicago's 'Legacy Project' unveils Equality House installation

Topeka, KS - The Equality House in Topeka, Kansas is now home to a prideful exhibition as hundreds gathered to celebrate the unveiling of a new LGBT installation directly across the street from the anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church headquarters.

Equality House in Topeka exhibits The Legacy Project

The Grand Opening of "Equality House Presents The Legacy Project" recently drew hundreds of people to the groundbreaking rainbow colored home directly across from anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church compound in Topeka, KS.