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Triangle: Reality show stars visit home event

Carolinas News Notes

The Beekman 1802 Boys, Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge, will make an appearance at the Southern Ideal Home Show on April 12, 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., at the North Carolina State Fairgrounds, 1025 Blue Ridge Blvd.

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South Carolina: Performers book tour venues

Carolinas News Notes

Gay singers Jason & deMarco have taken to the road and are stopping by the South Carolina state capital city for their “Celebrating Diversity” concert on April 1, 7 p.m., at Garden of Grace United Church of Christ, 1020 Atlas Rd.

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Regional: HRC seeks co-chairs

Carolinas News Notes

The Human Rights Campaign North Carolina board of directors and board of governors have announced that they are seeking co-chairs for its 2015 gala to be held on Feb. 21, 2015 in the Queen City.

Campus Scene: Grads have first LGBT ceremony

Carolinas News Notes

The inaugural Lavendar Graduation Celebration will be held on April 30, 6 p.m., at the Z. Smith Reynolds Auditorium at Wake Forest University through its LGBTQ Center. The community is invited to honor the students and allies for their contributions to the university.

U.S./World: Westboro founder Fred Phelps dies

Beyond the Carolinas

Fred Phelps, founder of Westboro Baptist Church, died on March 19. Phelps, known for his “God Hates Fags” anti-gay protests at LGBT events and military funerals, was 84.

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Errata

We regret errors in stories on our young professionals, the Charlotte Business Guild and Augusta Pride.

Chamber president: ‘Diversity is reality of Charlotte’

Charlotte Business Guild celebrates new National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce membership

Bob Morgan, president and CEO of the Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, was the keynote speaker Tuesday evening at a dinner hosted by the Charlotte Business Guild, the city’s LGBT chamber of commerce.