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Equality Virginia hosts their "Ask a Trans Person" panel series throughout cities in Hampton Roads until January 2020. (WYDaily/Courtesy cAmeron McPherson)

This organization is providing a safe space for those curious to ‘Ask a Trans Person’

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A 2016 Pew Research Center survey revealed while nine in 10 adults in the U.S. know someone who is gay, lesbian, or bisexual, only...
Bishop Paul Thomas and his wife and Executive Pastor of West End Baptist Church, Vernissa Thomas, stand on the steps of Victory House in Hampton. (WYDaily/Lucretia Cunningham)

ICYMI in Hampton and Newport News: Ink shop, puppy mills, female vets and more

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With dozens of headlines every week, it’s easy to miss some here and there. Get in on the conversation. Here are this week’s most-read...
The Avalon Center has seen a 50% rise in phone calls compared to last year and attribute the pandemic to the increase in cases. (WYDaily file photo/Courtesy of Pixabay)

Here’s a gathering that aims to put conversations about domestic violence in the LGBTQ community to the forefront

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Nearly one in five women and one in seven men, or more than 10 million people in the U.S. per year, said they'd experienced...
Love is Love Williamsburg hosted its first event on Sept. 15 at Billsburg Brewery to introduce the community to the new LGBTQ group. (WYDaily/Courtesy Love is Love Williamsburg)

ICYMI: Shooting, CEO at 14, Pride Fest, homeschooling and more

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With dozens of headlines every day, it’s easy to miss some here and there. Get in on the conversation with this list of WYDaily’s most-read...
Love is Love Williamsburg hosted its first event on Sept. 15 at Billsburg Brewery to introduce the community to the new LGBTQ group. (WYDaily/Courtesy Love is Love Williamsburg)

First Pride Festival planned for Williamsburg

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Williamsburg will host its first Pride Festival this spring as the area becomes more LGBTQ-friendly.  On April 4, the new group Love is Love Williamsburg...
Love is Love Williamsburg hosted its first event on Sept. 15 at Billsburg Brewery to introduce the community to the new LGBTQ group. (WYDaily/Courtesy Love is Love Williamsburg)

A new group is bringing much-needed attention to the LGBTQ community in Williamsburg

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In the 1980s, Shawn McNulty said the LGBTQ community in Williamsburg felt almost non-existent. Decades later, he is part of the force changing that. “It’s hard...

LGBTQ historian: ‘We have come a long way, there is still a very long way to go’

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  NORFOLK -- As the city celebrates pride with block parties, festivals, and flying rainbow flags throughout June, it's easy to feel complacent and almost...
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Historic Triangle lacks resources to create inclusive LGBTQ community

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As Pride Month hits full swing, members of the gay community in Williamsburg might have to fill their gas tanks to find the closest...