Pride and preservation: Gay men have bought, maintained many historic houses – Salisbury Post

By Pete PrunklHistoric Salisbury Foundation SALISBURY – “From its beginning in the 19th century, historic preservation in America has been shaped by gay men,” said Mark Sammons in the book, “A Passion to Preserve: Gay Men as Keepers of the Culture. ” Shaped. . . but not often acknowledged. For Pride month, Historic Salisbury Foundation … Read more

First ever West Warwick Pride happening Saturday | Kent County Daily Times

WEST WARWICK – An event this Saturday, the first of its kind to be held locally, will celebrate the diversity of all those who call West Warwick home. “This is a family-fun event that brings the whole community together,” Wendy Boudreau, community organizer for the West Warwick Health Equity Zone (HEZ), said of West Warwick … Read more

Portsmouth NH Pride, St. Nicholas Greek Festival, Beach and Brew Fest

Diaspora Radio plays ‘Speaking In Tongues’ Stu Dias and Diaspora Radio gang will perform the Talking Heads’ 1983 album “Speaking in Tongues” on Thursday, June 23 at the Press Room in Portsmouth. Tickets are $ 15 for this 21-plus show. Doors open 8 pm for the 9 pm show. Visit pressroomnh.com. St. Nicholas Greek Festival … Read more

Elk Grove event aims to celebrate LGBTQIA + youth | Pride Month

QueerSource will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2022, from 12 pm to 4 pm There will be LGBTQIA + small businesses, crafts, entertainment and resources. SACRAMENTO, Calif. – There have been several events across the greater Sacramento region to commemorate Pride Month. This weekend, a new pride event is aiming to uplift LGBTQIA + … Read more

Following Fires in Abell, Baltimore Pride Feels More Important Than Ever

Three people were injured and sent to the hospital Wednesday when a home displaying Pride decor was set on fire on the 300 block of East 31st Street, engulfing four rowhomes in the Abell neighborhood of North Baltimore. Around the same time, another Pride flag waving outside of a home across the street was also … Read more

21 things to do this week, from Juneteenth to Millvale Pride to Badass Cross Stitch

What’s going on this week in Pittsburgh, June 13-19? Find out here. Visit each organization’s website and social media for changing Covid protocols. Know of a cool event? Email us. Monday, June 13: Doodle Bowl Experience at Carrie Furnace5-8 pmTired of the same old “sip and paint” parties? DIY meets BYOB during this evening of … Read more

Capital Pride Parade and Things to Do in the DC Area This Weekend – NBC4 Washington

A weekend of both celebration and activism is ahead in the DC area. Crowds of people are expected to demonstrate against gun violence Saturday at the March for Our Lives, plus thousands of LGBTQIA + community members and allies will stand up for visibility and acceptance at Capital Pride. While Saturday’s forecast calls for clouds … Read more