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Did you know that completing the annual LGBT Community Marketing Survey through QNotes helps us craft a better community newspaper for you? Each year, we ask our readers to participate in the national LGBT Community Marketing Survey. The landmark survey is administered by hundreds of LGBT news-media, including us, and its results are used to help us …

Beyond the Carolinas: Possible headway with Scouts

Possible headway with Scouts NEW YORK, N.Y. — Sources have confirmed that Boy Scouts of America officials have proposed a new policy — which could be voted on as early as 2013 — that would allow local chartering organizations to decide whether or not to accept gay youth and leaders. The proposal comes after Eagle …



How would you respond to an acquaintance on Facebook who posts in support of anti-equality initiatives such as Amendment One?

Out in the Stars: Oct. 1-14

Welcome National Coming Out Month. And, now with three personal planets entering sexy Scorpio, there is no stopping the Pride. So, what is stopping you?

Fall A&E Guide: Wells Fargo to celebrate community, culture

Event on Oct. 29 features free museum admission, performances

Wells Fargo is getting ready to make its grand entrance into the Charlotte market. Though a past sponsor of Pride Charlotte, you didn’t see Wachovia’s name anywhere at the Aug. 27 event in Uptown. Wells Fargo, it seems, is here to stay. But, that isn’t a bad thing.

Out in the Stars: July 9-22

Uranus, that planet of shocks and surprises, retrogrades and drags it’s sorry tail all over our best laid plans. Are you in the mood for stew? No matter what you expect, expect the unexpected. Ouch and ouch again!

Governor to speak at Western N.C. furniture maker’s daycare

Gay-owned Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams hosts Gov. Bev Perdue for 'moving up' ceremony

As she squares off against a Republican-controlled legislature and the budget she says will hurt North Carolina’s public education, Gov. Bev Perdue will be a guest speaker today at a special “moving up” ceremony for children enrolled in Lulu’s Childhood Enrichment Center, a first-of-its-kind daycare center located at the headquarters of home decorating and furniture company Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams. There, she is expected to speak on issues affecting education and early childhood development.

QList voting continues through June 20

Voting for the QList — Best of LGBT Carolina has been extended through June 20. A small technical error on our back end took the ballot down for a couple days, but it’s back! Thanks to those who called to clue us in… you’ll have to forgive our occasional airheadedness! Vote today and through June …

Judy at Carnegie Hall: 50 years later

Commemorating Judy Garland’s historic performance at Carnegie Hall

April 23, 1961 will mark the 50th anniversary of what was probably the greatest evening in show business history. Over 3,000 lucky people packed the world-famous Carnegie Hall in New York City to see Judy Garland. We are lucky enough that this evening was recorded live and complete and has been transforming fans for the last 50 years to front row seats to hear and experience Judy Garland, her charm, charisma, presence and her truly marvelous voice in full form.