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David Schwimmer to guest star as love interest on 'Will & Grace'
August 13, 2018

Fifteen years after Friends, David Schwimmer is returning to NBC's Must See TV lineup.

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CircuitMOM's 'Warriors' Market Days party at The Aragon was legendary
August 13, 2018

The Warriors party, held Saturday, Aug. 11, at The Aragon, was legendary – and even show producer Matthew Harvat admitted that, with more than 4,500 dancing into the wee hours of the morning, it might have been the largest Chicago gay dance party in an established venue in 25 years.

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Johnathan Wenske on meeting his husband, Rihanna, wearing briefs and an airplane kiki
August 13, 2018

Johnathan Wenske was working at Progress Bar and when he got off work one day, he went to Hydrate Nightclub with some coworkers. He was standing near the front restrooms when Gabe Espinosa Martinez came over and asked if Wenske was waiting for the restroom.

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White Sox host first LGBTQ night with pre-game parade and pride-themed giveaways
August 13, 2018

The Chicago White Sox will hold their first LGBTQ Pride Night on August 31, which includes a pregame parade, giveaways and fireworks. A portion of the ticket sales will benefit the You Can Play Project, an organization that is dedicated to building respect and equality in all sports.

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Raph Solo sings Broken Hearts – 'very therapeutic to write about your experiences'
August 13, 2018

Raph Solo takes a very direct approach to his music: write what you know.

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Edwin Martinez, aka CircuitSON, helping MOM get things accomplished
August 13, 2018

Edwin Martinez had just quit his healthcare job the week prior and CircuitMOM was assistant-less. CircuitMOM's alter-ego, Matthew Harvat, explained all the things he did and Martinez replied that he didn't know how to do any of them, but added that he's a quick learner.

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Market Days 2018 continues Sunday in Boystown (Entertainment Schedule)
August 12, 2018

Northalsted Market Days, the Midwest's largest outdoor street fest, kicked off Saturday in Chicago's Boystown neighborhood. The two-day festival continues Sunday from 11 a.m. until 10 p.m.

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Market Days 2018 opens in Boystown: Full entertainment schedule
August 11, 2018

Nearly 200,000 people from across the country will converge on North Halsted St. throughout the weekend for the 2018 Northalsted Market Days, the largest two-day outdoor street festival in the Midwest, which opens Saturday morning at 11 a.m. and runs through Sunday at 10 p.m.

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Cher's ABBA cover album to arrive in September
August 9, 2018

Warner Bros. Records on Thursday announced the release date of Cher's ABBA cover album.

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Everything you need to know for Market Days 2018
August 9, 2018

The Midwest's largest street festival is back as Northalsted Market Days 2018 takes over Boystown with some of the biggest parties and performances in Chicago this weekend.

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Ty Herndon brings message of acceptance and his country sound to Market Days
August 8, 2018

It didn't take much to convince Ty Herndon to perform at the annual Northalsted Market Days, the popular two-day event that is the Midwest's largest street festival, attracting more than 200,000 from around the world.

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Laverne Cox, Chaz Bono, Alexandra Billings cover Variety's Trans Hollywood issue
August 8, 2018

Actors Laverne Cox, Chaz Bono and Alexandra Billings cover Variety's Trans Hollywood issue.

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Good Morning, Chicago – DJ Mohammad helps the Market Days party continue on Monday
August 7, 2018

DJ Mohammad makes his Chicago debut during one of the biggest LGBT weekends anywhere in the nation: Market Days.

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Market Days 2018 brings bevy of entertainment to Boystown this weekend
August 7, 2018

The Midwest's largest street festival is back as Northalsted Market Days 2018 takes over Chicago's Boystown neighborhood with some of the biggest parties and a bevy of entertainment options this weekend.

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Furball Market Days set to debut Saturday night at The Metro
August 7, 2018

Joe Fiore has been to Chicago each of the past five years, in late-May, for Furball IML.

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Neverland brings Friday night, Monday morning dance parties for Market Days
August 6, 2018

Neverland Events offers a doubleheader of debauchery during Market Days, with two high-energy dance parties scheduled.

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Brazilian DJs Alberto Ponzo and Fabio Campos take center stage for SKIN's Market Days party
August 6, 2018

SKIN Productions brings a high-energy dance party into Boystown during Market Days, with its Saturday night SKIN Market Days Party, set to begin at 11:30 p.m. at Fantasy Nightclub (3641 N. Halsted Street).

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CircuitMOM Productions has Saturday, Sunday mega-parties planned during Market Days
August 6, 2018

Matthew Harvat has been involved with Northalsted Market Days since 1992 when he was working at Roscoe's, and he has watched the annual summertime street festival evolve and grow into, "a national phenomenon."

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Georgetown gives full scholarship to gay valedictorian rejected by parents
August 6, 2018

Georgetown University has given Seth Owen – the Jacksonville, Florida gay valedictorian who was rejected by his parents – a full scholarship.

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Sidetrack OUTspoken! featured storytellers for Aug. 7
August 5, 2018

Chicago's monthly evening of LGBTQ storytelling – known as OUTspoken! - returns Aug. 7 with an exciting line-up of featured storytellers.

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Gus Kenworthy: My dream was to be an actor, not a skier
August 4, 2018

Out Olympian Gus Kenworthy says he's pursuing an acting career.

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Thousands march in Jerusalem LGBT Pride parade
August 3, 2018

More than 15,000 people marched in Thursday's LGBT Pride parade in Jerusalem.

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Miss Saigon plays in Chicago this November; cast revealed
August 3, 2018

Cameron Mackintosh's acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg's legendary musical Miss Saigon reveals the cast for its upcoming Chicago engagement , playing at Broadway In Chicago's Cadillac Palace Theatre (151 W. Randolph) for a limited run this November 13 through December 8, 2018.

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