Tea Dance in the Calvert Ballroom

Hostess Brie DeVine invites you to the Lord Baltimore Hotel, 20 W. Baltimore Street in Baltimore for their monthly Tea Dance.  Spend a fun filled Sunday evening from 4 to 8 p.m. in the Calvert Ballroom.  A cast of talented Queens will be there for your entertainment, along with booty shakin’ music by DJ Ryan DoubleYou.  This event is not to be missed!  This month’s party will be a fundraiser for the LGBT Health Resource Center of Chase Brexton Health Care.  Donations will be collected at the door.  There is no set amount, just give what you can.  For more […]

Royal Pride of Nations Chooses It’s Miss Maryland

The new and growing pageant circuit, Royal Pride of Nations, will choose a new Miss Maryland on Jan. 26, 2019.  The pageant will feature the step-down of the reigning Miss Maryland, Gabrielle Remsen Ruby, as well as featured entertainer Jazmine Sephora, and will be hosted by Erika Chloe Adams.  Doors open at 3 p.m., and the event begins at 4 p.m., at Club Bunns, 606-608 W. Lexington Street in Baltimore.  Tickets are $22.29 in advance, and available online at http://bit.ly/2TPOabY.  Tickets will be $25 at the door.  For more information visit their Facebook event page at http://bit.ly/2FsITnO. Please follow and […]

Sexual Health Within Our Communities Forum

AIDS Action Baltimore invites you to join them as they host a presentation by Simone Sawyer, MSPH candidate and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Research Assistant at the Center for Child and Community Health Research, who will share information about Sexual Health Within Our Communities: The Understanding Sexual Health in Networks (USHINE) Study by Johns Hopkins Medicine. The forum will be held on Jan. 30, 2019, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Waxter Center, 1000 Cathedral Street, at the corner of Cathedral and Eager Streets in Baltimore.  Dinner will be served, so you are asked to please […]

A Look Back at 2018

If you’re reading this, you survived the year that was. Find out how we did it! We did it. We survived 2018. It was not easy as our community continues to be attacked. As we face 2019, we can take pride in the fact that our LGBTQ community is strong, but that the fight is far from over. Let’s take a look back at 2018 as it was reported in the pages of Baltimore OUTloud. JANUARY – In January 2018 it was reported that the US Conference of Catholic Bishops presented an open letter urging parents to reject gender transitioning […]

Gentlewomen Making POWERFUL FILMS

 All self-identified black femmes and those who love them are invited to attend a special film screening from 5 to 8 pm on Sunday, January 20th at the Creative Alliance (3134 Eastern Avenue, Baltimore). “Taste Test” will be an evening of short films created by and for black femmes. The evening is a precursor, an appetizer if you will, to the main event: the opening of submissions to the second annual Black Femme Supremacy Film Fest in 2019. They imagine the black femme as a global protagonist, and universal archetype. “The Black Femme Supremacy Film Fest is for black femme […]

Ride for the Feast Open House, January 12th

Moveable Feast helps feed people with critical illnesses across Maryland. On Saturday, January 12th, from 11 am to 1 pm, Moveable Feast will host a New Rider Open House at their offices at 901 North Milton Avenue, Baltimore. Moveable Feast’s annual “Ride for the Feast” fundraising event takes place this coming May 11th and 12th. Hundreds of cyclists ride 140 miles over two days, from Ocean City to Baltimore. New riders are always welcome. The open house introduces new riders to the event and allows them to learn more about Moveable Feast and its work. Tours of our facility will […]

Networking Happy Hour with MD LGBT Chamber of Commerce

Join the Maryland LGBT Chamber of Commerce for its monthly Out Networking Happy Hour event on Thursday, January 17th from 5:30 to 7 pm This month’s event will be held at Trinacria Cafe (111 West Centre Street, Baltimore). Mix and mingle with LGBT professionals and allies, enjoy good conversation, great networking opportunities, and a little bit of drag! The event is free for Chamber members, and $15 for non-members and at the door. Tickets are available at Bit.ly/2CFFrmX. For more info visit the Facebook event page at Bit.ly/2CGuwcN. Please follow and like us:

Friday Night Drag Brunch

Attention all non-morning people! Are normal brunches a little too early for you on the weekends, but you still love brunch food and drink specials? Then the Friday Night Drag Brunch may be just what you’ve been looking for! On Friday, January 18th, The Point in Fells (1738 Thames Street, Baltimore), will present another installment of this popular event. Doors will open at 6:30 pm, and the show will begin at 7:30 pm Be sure to arrive early to get first dibs on the buffet. The show will not be held up for anyone who is late, so you are […]

Winter Blues Happy Hour With JPride Baltimore

JPride Baltimore, Baltimore’s Jewish LGBTQ social and service organization, will be hosting a Winter Blues Happy Hour on Thursday, January 17th, from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Topside of Mount Vernon, a rooftop restaurant and garden bar, on the 15th floor of Hotel Revival (612 Cathedral Street, Baltimore). Hang out for schmoozing, mixing, and mingling, board games, and some fancy drinks. For more info, visit the Facebook event page at Bit.ly/2SubtrI.   Please follow and like us:

French scientists succeed in destroying HIV-infected cells

Paris – French scientists have announced what they describe as “a potential major breakthrough” in HIV treatment – the ability to destroy human cells infected with HIV. The scientists at Institut Pasteur in Paris revealed on December 22nd that they had discovered a way to eliminate HIV infections by destroying the cells that contain the virus. After successful lab tests, the next step will be assessing the potential of using this technique on living organisms, they said. Antiretroviral drugs now being used are able to beat back HIV so that the virus no longer reproduces, but they are still unable […]