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Fire Island Community Theater Gains Historic Landmark Status

Jul 03, 2013 by
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Fire Island Community Theater Gains Historic Landmark Status

Fire Island‘s Cherry Grove Community House and Theater was recently named to the National Register of Historic Places for “the enormous role it played in shaping what gradually evolved into America’s First Gay and Lesbian Town.” The Cherry Grove Community …

PHOTOS: Outside Stonewall Bar At the Birth of Marriage Equality

Jun 25, 2011 by
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PHOTOS: Outside Stonewall Bar At the Birth of Marriage Equality

I joined the Sheridan Square throngs late last night, just after the New York State Senate approved the same-sex marriage bill in Albany. Over 1,000 people came down to the Village to celebrate in front of the Stonewall Inn, where …