Windy City Media Group Frontpage News Home
CELEBRATING 28+ YEARS OF Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender NEWS

Search Gay News Articles
Advanced Search
Gay News Sponsor Windy City Times 2014-12-17
Download Issue
  News Index   About WCMG    Publications    Bars & Clubs     Calendar   Videos   Advertisers    OUT! Guide    Classifieds     AIDS @ 32       Marriage
 Local | National | World | Politics | Obits | Profiles | Views | Entertainment | Theater | Dance | Music | Film | Art | Books | TV/Gossip
 Travel | History | Marriage | Youth | Trans | Lesbian | Celebrations | Food | Nightlife | Sports | Health | Real Estate | Autos | Pets | Crime

Sponsor
Local gay pastry chef prepares for'Cutthroat Kitchen' Local gay pastry chef prepares for'Cutthroat Kitchen'
Pastry chef Teddy Heidt will be on The Food Network's Cutthroat Kitchen ...

Browse Gay News Index   Browse Gay News Archives
  Windy City Times

Equality Illinois gala Feb. 11
2012-02-02

facebook twitter del.icio.us stumble upon digg google +1 reddit email


The annual Equality Illinois Justice for All gala is Sat., Feb. 11, with the theme Celebrating Every Family. It is at the Chicago Hilton, 720 S. Michigan Ave.

Ei said that about 80 office holders and candidates are expected, including Gov. Patrick Quinn, U.S. Rep. Michael Quigley, Attorney General Lisa Madigan, Secretary of State Jesse White, State Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka, Illinois Senate President John Cullerton and Cook County Board President Toni Preckwinkle. Mayor Rahm Emanuel is a strong supporter who attended last year's gala, and they are awaiting word on whether he will be able to join EI this year.

The annual EI Freedom Award will be given posthumously to former state Rep. Mark Beaubien Jr. (R-Barrington Hills) for his work to end discrimination and advance equality during his nearly 15-year tenure in the Illinois House of Representatives. The 2012 Business Leadership Award will be presented to McDermott Will & Emery, one of the country's leading law firms working to end discrimination and fighting for LGBT equality in courtrooms worldwide.

See www.eqil.org .


facebook twitter del.icio.us stumble upon digg google +1 reddit email




Windy City Media Group does not approve or necessarily
agree with the views posted below.
Please do not post letters to the editor here.
Please also be civil in your dialogue.
If you need to be mean, just know that the longer you
stay on this page, the more you help us.

Ruth Messinger talks human-rights issues, justice 2014-12-17
Top world LGBT stories of 2014 2014-12-17
World: London mayoral candidate; UKIP situation; Jamaican pastor 2014-12-17
LoBianco now at Chicago House 2014-12-16
Salvation Army's LGBT stance improves, yet problems persist 2014-12-10
ELECTIONS 2015 Urban planner Amara Enyia runs for Chicago mayor 2014-12-10
Gerber/Hart meeting Dec. 11 2014-12-10
Groceryland again delivers 2014-12-09
LGBT impact; Portman declines; Cher's political tangle 2014-12-09
World news: HIV poll; Disney art project; Putin's claim 2014-12-09
Santa Speedo Run raises funds for Center 2014-12-07
Union Station becomes a 'World of Chocolate' 2014-12-07
Study: LGB vote decisive in close elections 2014-12-04
Garcia sets sights on mayor's post 2014-12-03
Fred Says donates; W&CF raises money to renovate 2014-12-03
Appearing: John D'Emilio, Lisa Fischer, Alan Safier 2014-12-03
GroceryLand marks 40 years of service 2014-12-02
Larry Craig hired; 'Pregnant Man' charged; president's medals 2014-12-02
World news: Chinese hookup app; marriage in Finland 2014-12-02
Gerber/Hart Library and Archives open meeting Dec. 11 2014-12-01
Local candidates file for February election 2014-12-01
Fred Says to give 50,000+ to groups working with HIV+ youth 2014-11-28
Toni Preckwinkle announces funding for Restorative Justice Programs 2014-11-26
Barlesque shatters fundraising record 2014-11-26
Center, chef host homeless dinner 2014-11-26
Ald. Tunney receives award from Thresholds 2014-11-26
Local Out & Equal branch receives award 2014-11-26
Emanuel honors Harold Washington 2014-11-24
World news: Malaysian insurer; Ian Thorpe's shame; Nepal survey 2014-11-24
Congresswoman's trans son; HRC co-founder arrested 2014-11-24
HRC condemns passage of anti-LGBT law in The Gambia 2014-11-21
Frerichs prevails in treasurer's race 2014-11-20
Transgender Day of Remembrance; LGBTQA activism exhibit; PFLAG 2014-11-19
HRC releases Corporate Equality Index 2014-11-19
UN tackles conversion therapy; Farrell's letter; Pope Francis 2014-11-19
Veteran killed; Perry disrupted; Collins honored 2014-11-19
National Women's Hall of Fame hosts forum in Chicago 2014-11-18
PASSAGES Trans lesbian author Leslie Feinberg dies 2014-11-17
Former Chicago Mayor Byrne dies 2014-11-14
Local groups, individuals react to election results 2014-11-12





Copyright © 2014 Windy City Media Group. All rights reserved.
Reprint by permission only. PDFs for back issues are downloadable from
our online archives. Single copies of back issues in print form are
available for $4 per issue, older than one month for $6 if available,
by check to the mailing address listed below.

Return postage must accompany all manuscripts, drawings, and
photographs submitted if they are to be returned, and no
responsibility may be assumed for unsolicited materials.
All rights to letters, art and photos sent to Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago
Gay and Lesbian News and Feature Publication) will be treated
as unconditionally assigned for publication purposes and as such,
subject to editing and comment. The opinions expressed by the
columnists, cartoonists, letter writers, and commentators are
their own and do not necessarily reflect the position of Nightspots
(Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay,
Lesbian, Bisexual and Transegender News and Feature Publication).

The appearance of a name, image or photo of a person or group in
Nightspots (Chicago GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times
(a Chicago Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender News and Feature
Publication) does not indicate the sexual orientation of such
individuals or groups. While we encourage readers to support the
advertisers who make this newspaper possible, Nightspots (Chicago
GLBT Nightlife News) and Windy City Times (a Chicago Gay, Lesbian
News and Feature Publication) cannot accept responsibility for
any advertising claims or promotions.

 

 

 

Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor
Sponsor


 

No SCOTUS stay, same-sex marriages to begin in Florida Jan. 6
 
Myles Brady: Howard Brown's first transgender outreach coordinator
 
National: LGBT bill in Congress; trans soldiers; blood ban
 
TRAVEL Adults-only spots in Cancun
 
March, vigil stress that sex workers' lives matter, too
 
Windy City Times Current DownloadNightspots Current DownloadQueercast Current Download
Windy City Media Group BlogsJoin Our Email List!Donate Now
Sponsor


Sponsor

  News Index   About WCMG    Publications    Bars & Clubs     Calendar   Videos   Advertisers    OUT! Guide    Classifieds     AIDS @ 32       Marriage
 Local | National | World | Politics | Obits | Profiles | Views | Entertainment | Theater | Dance | Music | Film | Art | Books | TV/Gossip
 Travel | History | Marriage | Youth | Trans | Lesbian | Celebrations | Food | Nightlife | Sports | Health | Real Estate | Autos | Pets | Crime



About WCMG      Contact Us      Online Front  Page      Windy City  Times      Nightspots      OUT! Guide     
Identity      BLACKlines      En La Vida      Archives      Subscriptions      Distribution      Windy City Queercast     
Queercast Archives      Advertising  Rates      Deadlines      Advanced Search     
Press  Releases      Event Photos      Join WCMG  Email List      Email Blast     
Upcoming Events      Todays Events      Ongoing Events      Post an Event      Bar Guide      Community Groups      In Memoriam      Outguide Categories      Outguide Advertisers      Search Outguide      Travel      Dining Out      Blogs      Spotlight  Video      News Videos      Nightspots Videos      Entertainment Videos      Queercast Videos      Comedy Videos     
Classifieds      Real Estate      Place a  Classified     

Windy City Media Group produces Windy City Queercast, & publishes Windy City Times,
The Weekly Voice of the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Trans Community,
Nightspots, Out! Resource Guide, and Identity.
5315 N. Clark St. #192, Chicago, IL 60640-2113 • PH (773) 871-7610 • FAX (773) 871-7609.