Category: New York News

Thoughts from the Finger Lakes – Looking at November 2018

Thoughts from the Finger Lakes – Looking at November 2018

By Shauna Marie O’Toole As I write this, today is Election Day 2017. Transgender Day of Remembrance is two weeks away. HRC has listed 25 Transgender Americans who have been murdered. I am waiting...

Out & About: New York Ferries Get Even Better

Out & About: New York Ferries Get Even Better

By Merle Exit Starting August 29, 2017, a ferry route started up in Astoria, Queens that connects to Roosevelt Island, Long Island City, East 34th St. in Manhattan, then on down to Wall St....

NYC subway campaign urges more love for black trans lives

NYC subway campaign urges more love for black trans lives

According to Rachel Huley on The Advocate: A New York public service campaign is telling the important everyday story of Jodie Patterson, a Brooklyn-based activist and mother of five, who grew up with parents...

Paul Feinman becomes first openly gay judge on Court of Appeals

Paul Feinman becomes first openly gay judge on Court of Appeals

(ALBANY, NY) Wednesday, Oct. 18 – The New York LGBT Network praised and applauded Justice Paul G. Feinman, the first openly gay judge to be sworn into the New York Court of Appeals –...