TODAY'S TOP STORIES:

Las Vegas NV

Archives | Mentions:

Page 1 of 11

Las Vegas markets to trendy gays, square straights in new ad campaign

| Sunday, January 20, 2013
lvtravelads
A new print advertising campaign from the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority is marketing to gay and lesbian travelers with a new twist, promoting that in Sin City, "everyone’s welcome, even straight people." The stylish, five-ad series from local ad agency R&R Partners, each...

Filed under: , , ,

Lesbian couple denied hospital rights despite legal, domestic partnership

| Sunday, August 19, 2012
nevada
LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- A lesbian couple in Nevada was told by an admissions officer at a local hospital that they would need a medical power of attorney for one partner to make decisions for another in the event of a crisis, despite being in a legal domestic partnership sanctioned by the state.

Filed under: , , ,

Transgender teen allowed in boys’ graduate procession after TV station steps in

| Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Francis Dalog Jr.
LAS VEGAS, Nev. -- A Las Vegas high school student, who came out as transgender male to family and friends last year, will be able to walk in his high school graduation ceremony with the rest of his male classmates after a local television station interceded with school officials.

Filed under: , , , , ,

‘OutServe’ hosts first ever leadership summit for openly gay service members

| Friday, October 14, 2011
outserve_cover
OutServe, nation's only professional association for actively serving gay an lesbian military personnel, is holding its first annual "OutServe Armed Forces Leadership Summit" in Las Vegas this weekend, aimed at enhancing "military readiness through encouraging an environment of respect with regard to sexual orientation and gender identity"

Filed under: , , , ,

Was it a hoax? The curious case of the transgender at the Comso hotel at 4 a.m.

| Sunday, May 1, 2011
cosmo-logo
LAS VEGAS -- Late Wednesday, I couldn't get relief from a nagging feeling that there was something awry about the hullabaloo that erupted regarding a transgender woman named Stephanie who alleged she was banned for life from the Cosmopolitan after being confronted recently for using...

Filed under: , , , , , , , ,

Las Vegas hotel ejects, bans transgender guest; now says it regrets the incident

| Thursday, April 28, 2011
cosmopolitan-lv
The Cosmopolitan resort in Las Vegas has come under fire from the LGBT community and its allies after a report surfaced on a hospitality blog last week that a transgender guest was banned for life from the hotel and casino -- for using an empty women’s restroom.

Filed under: , , , , ,

Mariah Carey toasts gay couple on Las Vegas stage

| Sunday, October 25, 2009
From Examiner.com: During a concert earlier this month at the Pearl at the Palms in Las Vegas, Mariah Carey revealed that she is more than just okay with gay marriage. She also wants to celebrate it. Video captured of the moment that everyone is talking...

Filed under: , , , ,

Page 1 of 11