Gay And Lesbian

Howard Brown Health Center

Howard Brown LGBT Health Center Agrees To Return $715,000

The Howard Brown Health Care Center, a medical clinic that primarily serves the gay and lesbian community, has agreed to return $715,000 to the federal government in the wake of a misspending scandal two years ago.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2012

Empty Classroom

Report: School District Angry Over ACLU Complaint

The American Civil Liberties Union recently put out a letter complaining that a North Shore school district was using software that blocked gay and lesbian-oriented Web sites, leaving the school district “furious.”

CBS Chicago–05/19/2011

Howard Brown Health Center

GLBT Health Center Raises $650K In 50 Days

The Howard Brown Health Center has raised $650,000 in a period of 50 days, after a financial emergency had the gay and lesbian medical clinic on the brink of closing.

CBS Chicago–12/24/2010

James Meeks at Ann Sather's Restaurant

Meeks Courts Gay Voters In Lakeview

Mayoral candidate James Meeks tried to reach out to gay and lesbian voters on Wednesday, exactly one week after voting against historic legislation to legalize civil unions for gay and lesbian couples.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2010

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First City GLBT Liaison Honored With Award

The city’s first mayoral liaison to the GLBT community was honored with an award over the weekend.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2010