Category: News

News from across the region and country.

Power eXchange Summit 2018 coming up in May

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Power eXchange Summit has launched ticket sales for their 2018 event. Early bird tickets for PXS2018 are on sale now at http://www.powerexchangesummit.org/. From a press release from Power eXchange: Power eXchange Summit is a 3-day exploration and celebration of Power Exchange Relationships.  Dominant/submissive, Master/slave, Owner/property, 1950’s, Trainer/pet, Taken in Hand, Executive, Gorean,…

Conversion therapy ban introduced in Michigan House

LANSING — A bill submitted this week would ban “conversion therapy” in Michigan if passed. The Detroit Free Press reported that the bill was submitted by State Rep. Adam Zemke, D-Ann Arbor. It would “prohibit mental health professionals from engaging in efforts to change the sexual orientation and gender identity of a minor.” If passed, Michigan would…

CUFF’s February Slosh on Feb. 17

URBANA, Ill. — CUFF will have their February munch at the Tin Roof Tavern in Urbana on Saturday, Feb. 17. From the Fetlife event: Show some love for your kinky friends this month and come hang out at the Slosh! Come make new friends and have a great time. Karaoke starts at 9, so don’t…

New leather community survey being circulated

FALLS CHURCH, Va. — Pup Indigo, Mid-Atlantic Drummerboy 2016, has launched a survey to find out the current state of the national leather community and it’s needs. From his Facebook post: Goal: To compile data and information on the current leather/kink/fetish community at large in order to help grow a better understanding of how the…

Columbus, Lakewood pass pro-Ohio Fairness Act resolutions

Columbus, Ohio

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The Ohio cities of Columbus and Lakewood have passed resolutions in support of the Ohio Fairness Act currently working it’s way through the state legislature. “Columbus Council President [Shannon] Hardin expressed happiness at the business support while reminding people that the bill is about something simple: that Ohioans should be treated equally and…

Next Downriver Club Munch on Feb. 15

LINCOLN PARK, Mich. — The Downriver Club Much will have their regular monthly munch at Noodle House on Thursday, Feb. 15. From the Fetlife post: The public munch is from 7:00PM to 9:00PM at Noodle House in Lincoln Park, MI located at 4232 Fort St. The phone number is (313) 382-1688 for further restaurant information.…

SOCO Munch near St. Louis on Feb. 16

ST. LOUIS — SOCO (South County) Munch will be having their monthly event at the Firehouse Bar and Grill in St. Louis on Feb. 16. From the Fetlife event: SOCO Munch is held on the THIRD FRIDAY of each month. This will be a vanilla casual social gathering of people that are kinky or kink-curious.…