Michael Rizzo, Christopher Treacy & Lyndsey D'Arcangelo
Community's matriarch releases artifacts at 4th Annual Trans* Wellness Conference“I am your transgender griot.” It’s the way Ari Moore ends most of her public addresses of late, and with a seemingly sudden spotlight cast on the trans identity both locally and nationally, there’s been quite a few.
A griot is any...Read more
Michael Rizzo and Lyndsey D'Arcangelo
With a thoughtful and diligent flick of his wrist on Oct. 22, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed an executive order that may give transgender residents of New York State the nondiscrimination rights they’ve been fighting for in the state legislature for years.
His executive order could extend protections from the 1945 New...Read more
I attended the second leg of Pride Center of WNY’s 4th Annual Trans* Wellness Conference on Oct. 17, and at lunch, I sat with several people — some that I knew and others that I did not.
At an event like this, it is nice to get outside your bubble and...Read more
Evergreen Health Services and local government officials broke ground Oct. 20 on a new 56-unit apartment complex on the East Side of Buffalo that will provide affordable, stable housing for the homeless, including those living with chronic disease.
The much-anticipated Evergreen Lofts, a redevelopment of the former warehouse at 125 Cherry...Read more