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Windy City Times - May 21, 2015

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Man up with the official guide to International Mr. Leather 2015, produced
by Nightspots. Get info on all the biggest Memorial Day weekend parties for IML, Bear Pride and so much more in this leatheriffic issue of

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 Windy City Queercast 

Summer Movies
with Richard Knight Jr.
Host: Amy Matheny with Richard Knight Jr.

Amy and Richard dish on all things movies for the summer! HBO¹s Bessie, LGBT, blockbusters, reboots and so much more!

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Dedication of the first federally approved monument honoring lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) veterans

Chicago Chapter American Veterans for Equal Rights (AVER), allies and supporters including the former Governor Pat Quinn,  U.S. Rep. Robin Kelly, Chicago Gay Men's Chorus. Rabbi Cindy Enger, Fr. Chris Myers and Rev. Wayne Bradley, and  Organized Chaos Chicago ( OCC ), some of whom are active duty or
veterans of the military.

Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Illinois.

2 p.m. Memorial Day, Monday, May 25.
Guests are encouraged to arrive at the site no earlier than 1:30 p.m.

A free bus will be provided, boarding at 11:30 a.m. at the Center on Halsted on a first-come, first-served basis. Those wishing to ride may RSVP to or 773-752-0058.
No RSVP is needed to attend the ceremony.

PrideFest Milwaukee's 3-day festival takes over the Summerfest grounds this June 5-6-7.

Join them in welcoming Ani DiFranco, En Vogue,
Ty Herndon, Betty Who, DJ Chris Cox,
Derrick Barry and more!

Don't miss the special opening ceremonies
performance by Alex Newell, and an amazing
Dance Pavilion with hot DJ Headliners, and
hometown girl Trixie Mattel hosting with her pal Trannika Rex all weekend!

Tickets now on sale at

Out of the Office

Tuesday, June 2, 2015 - 5:30 to 8 pm

Godfrey Hotel | Urban Roofscape
127 W. Huron at LaSalle

Dream Town's LGBT Client Services team and Chicago's LGBT community kicked off Pride Month with a cocktail reception at the snazzy
outdoor lounge at Godfrey Hotel.
Proceeds benefited the Chicago Area Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce.