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Agenda Exclusive: Dean Trantalis Responds to Recent Scandal

Posted on 04 December 2013

In an ongoing effort to provide the best in local and national LGBT related news, we here at the Florida Agenda believe in hearing both sides of the story. As the publisher for the Florida Agenda, I believe in giving people the opportunity to set the record straight, whether it be a community member, a […]


Letter to the Editor

Posted on 27 November 2013

Hi Grant, I enjoyed the Debbie Wasserman Schultz article in Issue 205. The story reminded me of the time my sister told me about my five year old nephew, Mathew. Mathew has never known me, his uncle Jay, without also knowing his uncle Jay’s ‘best friend’ Ron. One day, Mathew asked his mother, my sister […]


Bobby Blair: Dear Me

Posted on 10 July 2013

Bobby Blair was born October 24th, 1964 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  Blair was an American professional tennis player in the 80s and ranked in the top five tennis players in the United States nationally in the Boys 18 and under, and was a member of the 1983 US Junior Davis Cup Team. He reached the […]


Shame On You, Mr. Kent

Posted on 03 July 2013

In this world, there are noble individuals who give freely of their time, talents and personal resources to the overall betterment of society. Then there are those who begrudge the good others do, serving their own selfish goals as they bully their way through life, contributing little, if anything, to society. Norm Kent, publisher of […]


Pride South Florida Responds to SFGN Allegations

Posted on 21 June 2013

In response to a recent article in South Florida Gay News, which accused Pride South Florida (PSF) of “stonewalling” the release of its tax records, PSF has issued the following statement:   Pride South Florida (PSF) would like to state the facts as they relate to recent articles published in the South Florida Gay News. PSF […]


Study: Men in Same-Sex Marriages Live Longer

Posted on 22 March 2013

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK — A study published last week by Danish researchers found that men who are in same-sex marriages are experiencing longer lives, while mortality rates among married lesbians are on the rise. The study, which was published in the International Journal of Epidemiology, followed 6.5 million Danish adults between 1982 and 2011. “Our study […]


Fort Lauderdale Beach-to-Wilton Manors-to-Swinging Richards Shuttle Service Commences

Posted on 18 March 2013

WILTON MANORS — Berto’s Tours has announced the start of a shuttle service, which will take passengers from the Atlantic Hotel (601 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale) to Rumors Bar and Grill (2426 Wilton Dr., Wilton Manors), and then to Swinging Richards adult entertainment club (17450 Biscayne Blvd., North Miami Beach). The service—which […]


New York Grilled Cheese Company Holds Pre-Opening Focus Group

Posted on 06 March 2013

WILTON MANORS — The owners of the soon-to-open New York Grilled Cheese Co. held a focus group last week, to introduce a small group of community members to the new restaurant’s forthcoming gourmet menu. Co-owner Leor Barak, who, with his father, also owns the popular Nuts About Yogurt frozen treat shop on Wilton Drive, said […]


12 Charged with Manslaughter in Gay FAMU Student Hazing Death

Posted on 06 March 2013

ORLANDO — A dozen former members of the Florida A&M University marching band were charged on March 4 with manslaughter in the 2011 hazing death of Robert Champion, an openly-gay FAMU student and drum major. Although 10 of the defendants were charged in 2012 with third-degree felony hazing in the death of Champion, 26, prosecutors […]


Wilton Manors Ponzi Schemer Pleads Guilty

Posted on 06 March 2013

FORT LAUDERDALE — In a startling turn of events, George Elia—the disgraced investment adviser charged with masterminding a multi-million dollar Ponzi scheme that victimized members of Wilton Manors’ LGBT community—reversed his plea, entering an admission of guilt during the third day of his federal fraud trial. Prosecutors had accused Elia, 69, of engineering an investment […]


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