Lake Worth

  • 4th Annual Gay Chili Cook Off in Lake Worth

    Boots, live music and delicious chili are all expected to be seen this Sunday from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Penny's at the Duke in Lake Worth as hundreds of people attend the Fourth Annual Gay Chili Cook Off, a benefit for Compass’ LGBT youth group.

  • A Unanimous Vote Bans Conversion Therapy in Lake Worth

    The Lake Worth City Commission brought conversion therapy to the table at their Dec. 13 meeting, a vote that was possible thanks to the efforts of the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council (PBCHRC) as well as the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and the National Center for Lesbian Rights (NCLR).

  • Compass: No Decision on CEO Yet

    No decision has been made on who will fill the spot of Tony Plakas, the former CEO of Compass. 

  • Lake Worth Celebrates Marriage Equality With Protest

    On Sunday, Mar 23, between 150 and 200 people gathered at the front steps of Lake Worth City Hall to encourage state legislators to overturn anti-gay legislation and a constitutional amendment denying same sex couples the right to marry in Florida.

  • Lake Worth Remembers Orlando

    Late Monday evening, hundreds of members from the Lake Worth community gathered to mourn the lives that were lost this past weekend in Orlando.

  • Lake Worth Supports Marriage Equality to Keep Revenue at Home

    Andy Amoroso, the first openly-gay City Commissioner in Palm Beach County (Lake Worth, District 4) announced that the city will take up the banner of marriage equality for LGBT Floridians with a demonstration on March 23 at 2 p.m. on the steps of Lake Worth City Hall at 7 N. Dixie Highway.

  • Latinx AIDS Awareness Event Comes to Compass

    National Latinx AIDS Awareness Day (NLAAD) is coming to Compass in Lake Worth for the first time ever. 

  • Patches of AIDS Quilt Coming to Fort Lauderdale, Lake Worth

    Rev. Fred Gray remembers the time before the AIDS Quilt and all the progress that has been made since it was first stitched 30 years ago. Now, he hopes that bringing the AIDS Quilt to his church, United Church of Christ Fort Lauderdale, will be one small stitch in preventing an unraveling of the progress woven so far.

  • Patches of AIDS Quilt Coming to Fort Lauderdale, Lake Worth

    Rev. Fred Gray remembers the time before the AIDS Quilt and all the progress that has been made since it was first stitched 30 years ago. Now, he hopes that bringing the AIDS Quilt to his church, United Church of Christ Fort Lauderdale, will be one small stitch in preventing an unraveling of the progress woven so far.

  • Second Annual Gay Chili Cook-Off Promises To Be A Spicy Good Time

    Penny Johnson is having a party and says you and your fabulous cowboys and cowgirls are invited. This Sunday, join her for a country good ole time at the second annual Gay Chili Cook-Off.  All the fun and madness will go down at her venue, Penny’s at the Duke, a bar occupying the former Duke Lounge off Dixie Highway.

  • Suspect Arrested in Murder of Gay Lake Worth Man

    Robert Thompson, a suspect in the death of Stanley Parrales, has been arrested and charged with second degree murder.

  • Walking While Gay: Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office targets men in John Prince Park

    An SFGN investigation has revealed that law enforcement officers in Palm Beach County are stopping men and questioning them in at least one public park with no legal basis to do so.