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Review: New Year's Eve

Review: New Year's Eve

Lately Garry Marshall has shown a certain genius for turning miserable holidays into terrible movies.
Feast of forced fun
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 09, 2011
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Photos: Providence celebrates 375th Birthday in style

Providence celebrated its 375th birthday at The Providence Performing Arts Center, November 22, 2011.
Providence Performing Arts Center | November 22, 2011
By RICHARD MCCAFFREY  |  November 25, 2011
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Party supplies

Original Plumbing, the New York–based quarterly lifestyle magazine and Web site for trans men and their friends, returns to the Midway this Friday for a queer/trans dance party featuring go-go boys, a photo booth, DJs D'hana and Justincredible, and a mi
Trans Dance Dept.
By THOMAS PAGE MCBEE  |  August 12, 2011
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Plight of the New Year's Eve ball

A message from the Office of Sisyphean Studies.
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By DAVID KISH  |  December 31, 2010

WMPG's Fat Tuesday Celebration at USM'S Woodbury Campus and ScrapArtsMusic at Merrill Auditorium


Elsewhere, WMPG's annual Fat Tuesday Celebration serves up another Cajun cooking contest from noon-3 pm at USM's Woodbury Campus Center in Portland (there's a $3...
By webteam  |  February 03, 2010
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Winning marriage in Maine

Three years ago, after winning non-discrimination protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender individuals, we began a journey to win protections for LGBT families. We knew our best chance for winning marriage was through the Legislature and t
The campaign's past -- and its future
By BETSY SMITH  |  August 07, 2009


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Economic scale

We want what everyone wants — happiness and the personal freedoms our forefathers lived and died for.
DownEast Pride Alliance gets down to business
By SID TRIPP  |  August 07, 2009
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Marrying into history

 remember the day Vermont legalized Civil Unions for same-sex couples. I was in college at the time and I remember thinking out loud that I could move there and get "Civil Union-ed" someday. It didn't sound the same as my previous dreams of getting "Mar
One woman's wait — and drive — for equality
By JILL BARKLEY  |  August 07, 2009
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Ho-Hos and air guitars

The fact is, most couples argue in the early stages of wedding planning. My partner, Diane, and I are no exception to this rule. Currently, our biggest argument surrounding plans for our wedding is whether or not she can slide into the ballroom during
Planning a same-sex wedding
By JILL BARKLEY  |  August 07, 2009
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It's time to party!

Doug Kimmel and Ron Schwiser were married 40 years ago by a Presbyterian minister. They've lived in Hancock — where they pay taxes, attend church, and volunteer in the community — for more than 20 years. Yet, they are virtual strangers in the eyes of t
Get your friends together and marshal support for marriage
By SHENNA BELLOWS  |  August 07, 2009
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Just the beginning

More than a few people asked us why we are publishing this special section now — now that gay-marriage opponents have filed their People's Veto signatures, now that same-sex marriages will not be taking place at least until after Mainers vote on th
The battle for marriage equality really starts now
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  August 07, 2009


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Just the beginning

More than a few people asked us why we are publishing this special section now — now that gay-marriage opponents have filed their People's Veto signatures, now that same-sex marriages will not be taking place at least until after Mainers vote on th
The battle for marriage equality really starts now
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  August 07, 2009
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Hit the deck

It's not that Celebration were ever a bad fit for 4AD. The echo-chamber organs, the tribal drumming, and the caterwauling vocals of Katrina Ford added up to a kind of desert-peyote and fringed-suede-jacket version of the more twisted stuff in the label'
Celebration's future is in the cards
By MATT PARISH  |  May 08, 2009
Celebration + Neptune

Celebration + Neptune


The deeply DIY musicians of Neptune scour junk heaps, looking for trash they can transmogrify into such homebrew instruments as the Electric Slinky and the...
By Shaula Clark  |  May 06, 2009
Celebration

Celebration

Like other East Coast indie-rock outfits such as Blonde Redhead and the Walkmen, Baltimore’s Celebration reflect their city’s tense energy with moody minor chords and complex rhythms that lurch and rattle like mass transit after midnight.
CELEBRATION  | 4AD
By MIKAEL WOOD  |  January 17, 2006