Local longtime community activist Gail Murchison Powell, who died on April 19 in Long Beach at the age of 68, will be posthumously honored as Female Community Grand Marshal for the 2010 Pride Festival. Powell was active in political campaigns and marched with Caesar Chavez. She was an active member of Long Beach Gay Pride, […]
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May 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Obituary
May 14th, 2010 · No Comments · Entertainment, Leisure, News
The 27th Annual Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride Celebration will take place Saturday, May 15 and Sunday, May 16, from 11am to 10pm along Shoreline Drive. Over the past several years, the festival has become one of the premiere Pride events nationwide, now attracting more than 80,000 participants over two days. The celebration includes […]
May 7th, 2010 · No Comments · Leisure, News
The 3rd Annual Pink Party is set to kick off Long Beach Lesbian & Gay Pride weekend on Friday, May 14 at 7pm on Pine Avenue between Broadway and Third Street, where an expanded venue will accommodate enhanced entertainment and an anticipated record-breaking crowd.