Posts Tagged ‘pride’

  • Alive with PRIDE

    Aug 20, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, LifeNo Comments

    Chatham Kent Gay Pride Association’s second annual PRIDE event kicked off Saturday with a parade from the Chatham-Kent Civic Centre to festivities in Tecumseh Park. Several community groups, including police, EMS and fire personnel, churches, banks,...

  • Changing of the East Side guard

    Jul 16, 19 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local NewsNo Comments

    Saturday will mark the end of an era of sorts, as Marjorie Crew is to step down as chair of East Side Pride (ESP). For two decades, she oversaw the group’s operations in helping to make the streets safer in Chatham’s east side. On July 20, Bev Webster...

  • Gay-slamming sign draws ire

    Aug 24, 18 • 0 Views • Feature Story, Local News1 Comment

    An anti-gay billboard erected near Dresden “attacks the very soul of Chatham-Kent,” according to the head of the local Pride Association. Marianne Wilson, president of the Chatham-Kent Gay Pride Association, said the billboard – located at the...