Pride run to benefit local LGBT youth

The Shoreline Frontrunners of Long Beach, who are celebrating their 30th anniversary, will present the 22nd Long Beach Pride Run 5K Race/Walk and 10K Race on Sunday, May 18 at 8am, taking place on the Long Beach Shoreline Bike Path starting at the intersection of Ocean Boulevard and Junipero Avenue. The race entry fee is…

Announcing…

Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride this week released the names of the 2014 Long Beach Gay Pride Parade announcers: Jewels, Mark “Markie” Magdaleno, Sasha Scarlett, Bella Farrow and Big Dee. The commentator at the parade’s step-off will be Bella Farrow, who hosts the weekly Latino club Margarita Mondays at Hamburger Mary’s Long Beach.

LB to host LGBT global conference

The country’s largest annual gathering of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender leaders will be held in Long Beach this year, according to a press release issued by First District Councilmember Robert Garcia’s office. The 28th International LGBT Leadership Conference will take place at the Renaissance Hotel and surrounding venues in downtown Long Beach from Nov.…