Jeff McMillan/AP
AP News
October 14, 2019 - 9:43 am
National Coming Out Day festivities were tempered this year by anxiety that some LGBT folk may have to go back into the closet so they can make a living, depending on what the Supreme Court decides about workplace discrimination law. Read more here.
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Patrick Hagerty
Holli Stephens
October 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
If you’ve ever wanted to dress up as a kooky and mostly misunderstood character in Philadelphia’s history, you have multiple opportunities to do so this weekend. In this edition of The KYW To-Do List, you'll find a wide variety of things to do in Philly and the burbs.
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The Please Touch Museum has introduced its new mascot, a purple, fuzzy, wide-eyed creature named Squiggles.
Please Touch Museum
Hadas Kuznits
October 11, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Ahead of Family Festival: OutFest on Saturday, the Please Touch Museum is encouraging museum-goers to meet Philadelphia's other mascot — no, not Gritty; the city's other new mascot, Squiggles. And museum CEO Patricia Wellenbach noted that Squiggles, a purplish, fuzzy...
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The Philadelphia Police Department also had a booth during OutFest, representing the Gay Offices Action League (GOAL).
Kristen Johanson | KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
October 07, 2018 - 3:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dozens of LGBTQ businesses, nonprofits and corporations lined the streets around 12th and Locust in Philadelphia for Outfest, the world's largest National Coming Out Day celebration, Sunday. National Coming Out Day, Oct. 11, marks more than three decades since an...
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