When widespread movements like The Lesbian Bar Project showcased dozens of such beloved establishments during Pride Month in June, a Chicago presence was oddly absent. Google searches about Chicago lesbian bars read like obituaries, with many of them pointing to financial or pandemic-related woes. Rather than dying out, the lesbian bar scene in Chicago is shedding mistakes of its past to beget not only more inclusive environments for all, but queer spaces with lasting power. With the creation of the internet, gay and lesbian bars that served as places to connect with other members of the community were replaced by virtual socializing online, she said.
SAGE – Advocacy & Services for LGBT Elders
Washington Street. Imagine Hagerstown. Stroll down South Potomac Street to take in performances and exhibitions, pop in to local restaurants for a bite or cocktail, and spend three beautiful hours celebrating the arts! Bring a blanket, chairs, and a picnic and enjoy a summer tradition.
Second annual Black Trans Lives Matter rally held in Baltimore
Baltimore was designated an independent city by the Constitution of Maryland  in , and today is the largest independent city in the United States. As of , the population of the Baltimore metropolitan area was estimated to be just under 2. Prior to European colonization , the Baltimore region was home to the Susquehannock Native Americans.