Trending: Iggy Azalea, Steve Aoki to headline Pride in the Park; Lori Lightfoot's historic win; and more

ChicagoPride.com
April 7, 2019

At GoPride.com, Sunday means that it's time to look back at the week in gay news - in and out of Chicago - as covered by the GoPride.com News Staff. The top local and national stories of interest as ranked by popularity on the network from March 31 - April 6, 2019.

Pictured: International DJ/Producer Steve Aoki, one of the headliners for Pride in the Park Chicago 

At GoPride.com, Sunday means that it's time to look back at the week in gay news - in and out of Chicago - as covered by the GoPride.com News Staff. The top local and national stories of interest as ranked by popularity on the network from March 31 - April 6, 2019.

Pictured: International DJ/Producer Steve Aoki, one of the headliners for Pride in the Park Chicago 

An all-star lineup has been announced for a new LGBTQ pride celebration on Saturday, June 29, in Grant Park.

Chicago's voters have overwhelmingly elected Lori Lightfoot to lead the Windy City.

No matter who wins Tuesday's municipal election, Chicago will for the first time elect an African-American woman as its mayor.

Every Saturday afternoon, a curious "live magazine" performance draws crowds large enough to pack the storied Green Mill Cocktail Lounge in Uptown.

The Northalsted Business Alliance announced the appointment of Kevin Richards to Executive Director.

Illinois' Medicaid program will begin covering gender affirming surgeries for transgender individuals.

Actor George Clooney and singer-songwriter Elton John are calling for a boycott of nine hotels owned by the Sultan of Brunei.

An animated series about a team of LGBT superspies is coming to Netflix.

Speaking Tuesday in Boston, actress Laverne Cox said that transgender people "have a right to exist and flourish in the world, too.

Presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg on Wednesday explained that he decided to come out gay because he wanted to know what being in love was like.

 

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