PRESS RELEASE FROM EQUALITY FLORIDA We are thrilled to announced that Jon Harris Maurer has joined Equality Florida’s staff as our Public Policy Director! Jon
PRESS RELEASE FROM ST. PETE PRIDE: Last week, St. Pete Pride announced their Grand Marshals for the 16th St Pete Pride Parade, held the Saturday during
Yesterday, former Tampa Police Chief Jane Castor announced that she would be running for mayor in Tampa, reports Charlie Frago in the Tampa Bay Times.
Equally Florida is hiring two field directors! Equality Florida is the largest civil rights organization dedicated to securing full equality for Florida’s lesbian, gay, bisexual
Written by Karen Izzi We learned about the opportunity to adopt a newborn from a young couple on February 24th, my father’s birthday of all
This coming weekend, The Florida Björkestra will bring to The Palladium stage a one-of-a-kind performance featuring the music of Madonna and George Michael. Prepare for
The Skull Dogs RC in St. Petersburg is a small motorcycle riding club of LGBTQ women. They also have a passion for supporting dog rescue programs.
Press Release from Project No Labels: Project No Labels is humbled by the success of the 2018 Pride Legacy Awards and thankful to everyone who
After twelve hours of deliberation over three days, the jury returned a “not guilty” verdict in the case against Noor Salman, the wife of Pulse
In honor of Transgender Day of Visibility (TDOV), which is celebrated on March 31st, and recently recognized by St. Petersburg’s Mayor Kriseman via proclamation, OUTCOAST
Orlando’s Rep. Smith Nationally Recognized by The Elizabeth Taylor AIDS Foundation in Washington D.C. Washington, D.C. – In a ceremony with HIV/AIDS advocates from across
Now in their fourth year, Tampa Pride returns this weekend bigger and better than ever before. The theme of this year’s Pride celebration is “Diversity
If you’ve been following OUTCOAST on Facebook and reading our newsletters, you already know about the The Resort on Carefree Boulevard and the incredible residents who
St. Petersburg, FL – Mayor Rick Kriseman issued a proclamation declaring March 31st, 2018 as Transgender Day of Visibility in St. Petersburg, a holiday which
On March 3rd, St Pete Pride hosted the Taste of Pride at the Coliseum in St. Petersburg. The fundraiser featured restaurants and bars from around the
You’ve seen him on stages all over the US, Elle Magazine’s About Face, Buzzfeed, Huffington Post, Rebel Circus, Transfashionable, Curve and more! But do you
A letter of thanks from Equality Florida: More than 500 guests packed TPepin’s Hospitality Centre for the 2018 Tampa Gala on February 24th, raising more
GULFPORT, FLORIDA: The LGBTQ Resource Center at Gulfport Public Library is proud to continue its monthly LGBTQ Film Series on Thursday, April 12 with a documentary film
PFLAG Dunedin is calling all youth artist ages 6- 19 to show their community pride by designing the new PLFAG T-Shirts for St. Pete Pride 2018.
In early 1994, Gina Razete and her partner Cathy Groene traveled to an all women RV park in Apache Junction, AZ. They loved being with all
Francisco Vargas and Benjamin Gray recently became the first same-sex couple to be married on a major cruise line, reports Jim Byers for Travel Pulse.
When I purchased my condo in Pinellas County, Florida last January, I intended to be a snowbird. I planned to the spend spring, summer, and
After two and a half years as the Executive Director of the Tampa Bay International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival (TIGLFF), Scott Skyberg is stepping
The first-time home-buying experience is exciting, but stressful for most couples. Add to that finding a home in a gay-friendly area, selecting a realtor who
Real estate listing service Trulia just made finding safe, welcoming housing easier for the LGBTQ+ community, reports Taylor Hatmaker for TechCrunch. Their website now includes