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Former Fat City owner facing prostitution, drug charges

Former Charlotte restaurateur accused of soliciting sex at new restaurant in South Carolina

The former owner of the popular NoDa restaurant Fat City Deli has been arrested and charged with four counts of solicitation for prostitution.

ACTing UP? Not so much in Charlotte, recalls one local

Lack of 'activist' spirit doesn't bode well for organizing local groups like ACT UP

In Charlotte, ACT UP organizing efforts were met with an astounding thud, according to one local who shares what he remembers about the Queen City’s short-lived ACT UP chapter.

Suspect in Raleigh stabbing accused of embezzling

Jamie Kirk Hahn, 29, died after a stabbing attack in her home on Monday by longtime friend Jonathan Wayne Broyhill

Jamie Kirk Hahn, 29, a well-known Democratic fundraiser, died early Wednesday morning from injuries sustained after an attack on Monday evening.

Youth prom to offer safe space

Affirming event for ages 13-20 slated for Saturday

More than 200 young people from across the region are anticipated to attend a special prom event organized for Saturday by Time Out Youth, a local LGBT youth support and services agency.

Focus on LGBT aging grows

Gay & Gray: Prime Timers celebrates 20th anniversary as LGBT center offers new program

For Sam Powell, 71, coming out at age 67 presented its own unique challenges. To face them, he turned to Prime Timers Charlotte, a local chapter of an international organization providing support for “slightly older gay and bisexual men.”

LGBT senior housing hot topic among advocates

Gay & Gray

Safe and affordable housing for LGBT seniors is a growing hot topic among advocates working for aging LGBT populations. New projects across the country are seeking to bring solutions to the table, particularly in the form of LGBT-friendly housing developments.