Lesbian Accuses Niles Senior Center Of Allowing HarassmentAn LGBT civil rights organization has filed what it considers to be a groundbreaking lawsuit against a senior living facility, alleging it failed to protect a lesbian from harassment by other residents.
Analyst With Religious Group Argues Separate Facilities Are Best For Transgender People While some states and localities are considering laws that require transgender people to use certain bathrooms and locker rooms, a religious group official feels separate facilities are the safest answer, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Illinois Advocate Looks Back On Progress Made By LGBT CommunityOne of Chicago’s leading advocates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people is stepping away from his role in a matter of months and looking back on the work advocates like him have been able to do in recent years, reports WBBM Political Editor Craig Dellimore.
Art Exhibit Shines Light On Exploitation Of LGBT YouthTraffic tickets to traffic signs make up the "Surviving the Times" exhibit at the Center on Halsted. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
Best Locally-Focused Podcasts About ChicagoWith an array of endless things to talk about on a podcast, one thing that people who live here can agree on is that the best ones to listen to are about, you guessed it, sweet home Chicago.
Chicago Gay Advocacy Organization Setting Up Scout UnitThe Center on Halsted, which serves the LGBT community, has called for volunteers to help lead a Scout troop.
Baffoe: Caitlyn Jenner, Lauren Hill & Defining CourageCourage comes in many different ways.
South Bend Mayor Comes Out As GayThe 33-year-old first-term Democrat is up for re-election this year, and said being gay has no bearing on his service as a Navy reservist, or his performance as mayor.
Best Bars In Chicago To Celebrate Pride MonthGet your friends and keep the party going at these Chicago bars during LGBT Pride Month.
Best LGBT Pride Events In ChicagoCelebrate National LGBT Month in Chicago by checking out this list of musical performances and parade information.
Best Gay Bars In ChicagoMake your own kind of music in any of these venues that welcome the community with open arms.
Seniors Reflect On Progress Made By LGBT CommunityPride Fest is this weekend in Chicago and, for some older Chicago-area residents, it's a reminder of how much things have changed and continue to change for the gay community, reports WBBM's Terry Keshner.

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