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‘It seemed so far off.' After news of 2nd man cleared of HIV, Chicagoans who lived through AIDS crisis express mixed feelings

During the 1980s AIDS crisis, many Chicagoans’ lives were cruelly curtailed.

LGBTQ inclusive curriculum bill passes IL House

SPRINGFIELD — Students in Illinois public schools would learn about the contributions of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people in Illinois and U.S.

Boystown’s Rainbow ‘Legacy Walk’ One Step Closer To Landmark Status

The Art Deco-style rainbow pylons along North Halsted Street that pay homage to LGBT history are one step closer to gaining status as Chicago landmarks.

Chicago offers museums, biking, and gay scene

It was a pivotal moment in Victor Salvo's life that would eventually give birth to a Chicago landmark. The longtime activist read a brief profile in Time magazine in 1999 on Alan Turing, the British mathematician who helped break the Nazi Enigma code.

Help needed to give a special welcome to the LGBT “Legacy Wall" in Hillcrest

The founder of San Diego LGBT Visitor's Center, Eddie Reynoso announced this week a new project coming to Hillcrest; the creation of Equality Business Alliance’s San Diego LGBTQ Legacy Walk. 

Brave Space Alliance places Marsha P. Johnson plaque with Legacy Walk

CHICAGO — Brave Space Alliance, a transgender led social service agency on the Chicago south side, headed north on Tuesday to place a plaque for

Working for a world where all can live GUEST COLUMN

The following was presented as the keynote for State Treasurer Frerichs LGBTQ History Month Program

Have fun in Chicago this weekend, Oct 12-14

Legacy Walk Dedication

The Grid: Exploring the Boystown neighborhood

“The Legacy Walk” open-air LGBTQ museum