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31st LB Pride event to feature ‘Ross the Intern,’ Miss Nicaragua and 150 parade entries

May 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Overcoming Adversity

Pride parade Ocean Boulevard, between Lindero and Alamitos avenues, will be Pride central on Sunday, May 18 for the 31st Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Parade, which, this year, will celebrate the theme “Reflections of Pride.” Kicking off the parade will be the Grand Parade Marshal Ross Mathews, best known as “Ross the Intern” […]

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Pride run to benefit local LGBT youth

May 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Overcoming Adversity

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 […]

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Animal-advocacy groups collaborating to offer lower-cost adoption in honor of Pride week

May 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Overcoming Adversity

As a part of Pride Week and the Pre-Pride Festival events, Friends of Long Beach Animals (FOLBA) is partnering with Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Inc., Long Beach Animal Care Services (LBACS) and spcaLA in offering reduced-cost adoptions at the P.D. Pitchfork Companion Animal Village for three days, through May 16. All adoption fees […]

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Announcing…

May 16th, 2014 · No Comments · Overcoming Adversity

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.

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Annual Pride festivities bring diversity to LB for 29th year

May 25th, 2012 · No Comments · Overcoming Adversity

Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride, Inc. presented a number of special events last week, concluding with the 29th annual Pride Parade and Festival during the weekend. The events included: lectures; a teen picnic; HIV testing; Mr., Miss & Ms. Gay Pride Long Beach Contest; a “Laugh Til You Tinkle” comedy show; a Starlette Review […]

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