A lot has happened in the past year for LGBT rights in Palm Beach County, from memorial events to new legislations offering protections for LGBT youth and individuals.
Philadelphia police are still searching for answers in the brutal murder of a local transgender woman.
This week the gay rights group Palm Beach County Human Rights Council caused a bit of a stir when they endorsed Republican Ellyn Bogdanoff over Democrat Maria Sachs for the Florida Senate. Sachs has been a long supporter of gay rights while LGBT activists are split over Bogdanoff.
On Wednesday, Feb 12, Equality Florida Institute will hold its first Annual Palm Beach Reception at 6:30 p.m. at Northern Trust, 11301 U.S. Highway One in North Palm Beach.
From our media partners at Gossip Extra: WELLINGTON – An HIV-infected man savagely attacked Palm Beach County Sheriff‘s deputy and bit off a large bit of flesh from his forearm in a Wellington restaurant.
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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A special state fund created to help Idaho navigate state sovereignty conflicts with the federal government has paid out more than $2.1 million over the last two decades, nearly all of it spent on losing legal battles.
Shirley and Joan are women on a mission. In Tallahassee this week they met with state lawmakers representing Palm Beach County on a number of issues and concerns.
”We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and cared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.” – Mother Teresa
When the Democratic Party holds its annual national convention next month, Palm Beach County’s LGBT community will be well represented.
Almost half of Palm Beach County candidates endorsed by Palm Beach County Human Rights Council won in local elections Tuesday night.
A 5-2 vote from Palm Beach County made history today by becoming the first county in Florida — as well as the largest county in the United States — to ban the practice of conversion therapy for minors.
A Georgia man was sentenced to three years in federal prison for sending threatening communications to multiple Palm Beach County locations.
A six-to-one vote by Palm Beach County commissioners on Tuesday, Dec. 5 place Palm Beach one vote away from banning conversion therapy in all 39 of the county’s municipalities.
The Palm Beach County Human Rights Council’s Voters Alliance released a list of endorsements for the Aug. 30 primary.
It was a historic night for the Palm Beach County Human Rights Council.
A longtime gay rights activist is asking for the state’s largest LGBT civil rights organization to stay out of Palm Beach County.
Penny’s at the Duke will hold its Third Annual Chili Cook-Off Sunday, Feb. 8 at 1 p.m. at 902 N Dixie Highway in Lantana. Proceeds from the event will be donated to the Compass Youth Program.