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Ask A Chicago Expert: Decorating Your First Apartment On A Budget

Are you ready to furnish and decorate your first apartment in Chicago? Our experts give tips on how to make your apartment comfortable without breaking your budget.


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

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Chicago Woman Killed At Indiana State Fair To Be Remembered

A Chicago woman killed in the Indiana State Fair stage collapse will be remembered and honored next weekend.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2011

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Services Planned For Chicago Woman Killed At Indiana State Fair

The Chicago woman killed in the Indiana Fair stage collapse last Saturday will be buried later this week.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

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Chicagoan Killed At Ind. State Fair Was ‘Brilliant, Beautiful’

Friends and co-workers gathered Sunday to honor Christina Santiago, 29, a dedicated manager for a gay and lesbian health organization.


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Guide To: Chicago Pride Parade

With almost half a million attendees, the Chicago Pride Parade is one of the biggest in the country. Come show your support for the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender community at the parade this year in the only manner acceptable: by having fun.


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

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Howard Brown Health Center Keeping Doors Open

Howard Brown Health Center – a fixture in Chicago’s gay community for more than 30 years – was on the verge of closing its doors after the first of the year because of financial problems.


Howard Brown Health Center

GLBT Health Center Pushes Toward Funding Goal

Howard Brown Health Center has reportedly received more than half of the money it needs to avert dangers of closing.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2010

Howard Brown Health Center

$100K Grant For Struggling GLBT Health Center

The Howard Brown Health Center, a medical clinic that has tended to the gay and lesbian community for 36 years, has received a sizable grant from an anonymous donor amid dangers of closing.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2010

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Health Center For LGBT Community In Danger Of Closing

A longtime medical care center that has served Chicago’s gay and lesbian community for 36 years is hoping to raise $500,000 in 50 days to avoid shutting its doors.

CBS Chicago–11/04/2010