Gay Provincetown: The Latest

Clinton Campbell's Top Ten for Boston Theater 2017
Provincetown, MA

Clinton Campbell's Top Ten for Boston Theater 2017

ENTERTAINMENT | By Clinton Campbell | Dec 15
EDGE critic Clinton Campbell offers his choices for the best theater in Boston over the past year.

Five Steps for Keeping the Peace at the Holiday Dinner Table

Five Steps for Keeping the Peace at the Holiday Dinner Table

ENTERTAINMENT | By Justin Lavelle | Dec 17
It's all fun and games until someone loses their temper and what started as a festive gathering could end in tears, notably yours, unless you're prepared!

 The Rise and Fall of the GLBT Newspaper Florida Agenda

The Rise and Fall of the GLBT Newspaper Florida Agenda

NEWS | By Norm Kent | Dec 17
Bobby Blair had a dream: He wanted to take a small paper and transform it into a worldwide LGBT phenomenon. He tried. He crashed. He burned. And took a lot of people down with him in the process.

BARchive :: How the Holidays Kept Hope Alive in the Midst of AIDS

BARchive :: How the Holidays Kept Hope Alive in the Midst of AIDS

BARTAB | By Michael Flanagan | Dec 17
The roots of our holiday traditions in the gay community run deep. It should come as no surprise that when the darkest days of the AIDS crisis hit, we responded in the spirit of the season.

Jinkx Monsoon's Perfect Christmas Party

Jinkx Monsoon's Perfect Christmas Party

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 17
"RuPaul's Drag Race" winner Jinkx Monsoon passes on tips for a fabulous festive season, including party advice: "Let everyone else get drunk first, then they won't remember how drunk you got."

Mental Health Problems Persist After Sandy Hook

Mental Health Problems Persist After Sandy Hook

Five years after the Sandy Hook massacre, efforts to improve mental health care for young people have had mixed results. Many reforms included in key piece of federal legislation remain unfunded.

Homo for the Holidays

Homo for the Holidays

ENTERTAINMENT | By Dr. Greg Cason | Dec 17
In my training of over 50 mental health organizations, the factor that lead to the most significant change was not the presentation, but the words from the organization's leader.

Trans Lawmaker Danica Roem Wows SF LGBT Crowd

Trans Lawmaker Danica Roem Wows SF LGBT Crowd

NEWS | By Cynthia Laird | Dec 17
Danica Roem, the transgender woman who made history last month when she defeated an anti-LGBT state lawmaker in her race for a seat in the Virginia House of Delegates, received an exuberant welcome.

Bloody Scene Described in SF Murder Case

Bloody Scene Described in SF Murder Case

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 17
A gay San Francisco man faced a hearing this week in which authorities alleged he brutally killed another man, leaving a bloody scene and stealing thousands of dollars from the victim, who had cancer.

3 Openly Gay Athletes Could Be Headed to the Winter Olympics

3 Openly Gay Athletes Could Be Headed to the Winter Olympics

NEWS | Dec 17
Three openly gay athletes could compete on Team USA at the Winter Olympics in South Korea next year.

Broderick Ready to Tell 'A Christmas Story'

Broderick Ready to Tell 'A Christmas Story'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 17
Actor Matthew Broderick prepares for Sunday's live telecast of musical adaptation of "A Christmas Story" in the U.S.


News

Health Law Sign-Up Deadline Extended for Some People

Health Law Sign-Up Deadline Extended for Some People

NATIONAL | Dec 17
After a rush of last-minute sign-ups, the Trump administration says it's extending the deadline for some people to finish health insurance applications for next year under the Affordable Care Act.


Entertainment

 Review :: 'Holiday Kaleidoscope'/Providence Gay Men's Chorus
Provincetown, MA

Review :: 'Holiday Kaleidoscope'/Providence Gay Men's Chorus

MUSIC | By Joe Siegel | Dec 14
The Providence Gay Men's Chorus were in fine form at their latest concert series "Holiday Kaleidoscope," which was presented December 7 through 10 at Beneficent Congregational Church.

Mario Batali Gives Holiday Recipe in Same Email as Apology

Mario Batali Gives Holiday Recipe in Same Email as Apology

CELEBRITIES | Dec 17
Celebrity chef Mario Batali has issued an apology to his newsletter subscribers for his sexual misconduct against women, but he confounded some by ending his message with a recipe for a "holiday-inspired breakfast."


Business

Brexit Steals Some of Britain's Christmas Cheer

Brexit Steals Some of Britain's Christmas Cheer

CORPORATE | By Angela Charlton and Danica Kirka | Dec 17
Britain's economy has already slowed markedly this year amid the Brexit uncertainty. At the start of the year, it was the fastest-growing economy in the Group of Seven industrialized democracies. Now it is the slowest.


Technology

Venezuelans Seeing Bitcoin Boom As Survival, Not Speculation

Venezuelans Seeing Bitcoin Boom As Survival, Not Speculation

PERSONAL TECH | By Christina Armario and Fabiana Sanchez | Dec 17
As Venezuela's national currency loses value at a catastrophic rate, thousands have begun turning to the world of cryptocurrency to salvage what little value remains from their increasingly worthless bolivars.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Cars

Edmunds: Best Year-End Car Deals for 2017

Edmunds: Best Year-End Car Deals for 2017

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones and Ronald Montoya | Dec 15
Every December, carmakers and dealerships scramble to hit end-of-year goals and sell off vehicles from the outgoing model year. But this December might be one for the record books.


Style

Gift Guide for the House & Home Lover

Gift Guide for the House & Home Lover

HOME | By Jay Jones and Brad Hart | Dec 17
Looking for that special something to give that special someone? Never fear, our Gift Guides are here! Your cozy home (or someone else's) will hum with holiday cheer thanks to these stylish and practical items.


Health/Fitness

Holiday TrainFest and Toy Drive at LA Union Station

Holiday TrainFest and Toy Drive at LA Union Station

FAMILY | Dec 16
The public is invited to share holiday cheer at free event on December 16 supporting Toys for Tots, featuring historic steam locomotive, rail car display, and visit from Santa Claus.


Travel

More Than 200 People Sickened Onboard Ovation of the Seas Cruise

More Than 200 People Sickened Onboard Ovation of the Seas Cruise

By Beth J. Harpaz | Dec 15
More than 200 people became sick and five were hospitalized in Australia after an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness aboard a cruise ship earlier this month.


Nightlife

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 14
Valanni held their annual Toys for Tots event that was super-sized to include Bravo's Teresa Giudice from the RHONJ and friends from PhiladelphiaStyle! The host and Emcee was Brittany Lynn and featured Iris Spectre, Aloe Vera and Lady Geisha.