Monday, January 26, 2015

TRANSITIONS AND MILESTONES

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BAY WINDOWS, based in Boston, entered its 31st year of publication with its December 11, 2014, issue.

CAMP, based in Kansas City, Mo., celebrated its 11th anniversary with its December 2014 issue.

LESLIE FEINBERG, an author, journalist and activist best known for her book “Stone Butch Blues,” died November 15, 2014, at the Syracuse, N.Y. home she shared with her spouse of 22 years, MINNIE BRUCE PRATT. Feinberg was 65.

GAY CITY NEWS, based in New York City, launched its first annual Best Of  readers’ choice awards contest.

RICHARD HACK is the new publisher of GUY MAGAZINE, based in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. He continues as editor in chief of the publication as well as publisher and editor in chief of its sister publication, AGENDA. Also, KEVIN HOPPER was promoted to senior vice president and chief operating officer of MMP WORLDWIDE INC., the publications’ parent company. Hopper remains associate publisher of both publications.

JERRY JONES, publisher of OUT AND ABOUT NASHVILLE, married his partner BENJAMIN CAMARENA GARCIA at a private ceremony in Springfield, Ill., on September 30, 2014.

LANCE RYDER is the new food and beverage critic and contributor at SAN DIEGO LGBT WEEKLY.

QVEGAS, based in Las Vegas, announced new, lower advertising rates for 2015.

JERRY TALLMER, the famed New York art critic whose work appeared in the GAY CITY NEWS and was a founding editor of the VILLAGE VOICE, died on November 9, 2014 at a Manhattan hospice. He was 93.

WINDY CITY TIMES, based in Chicago, entered its 30th year of publication on October 1, 2014.

TRANSITIONS AND MILESTONES
Volume 16
Issue 10

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