Category: Ohio

News from the Ohio LGBTQ, bear, leather and kink communities.

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Stomp Out Stigma Benefit in Cincy

CINCINATTI – On Broadway Bar of Cincinatti will be hosting a fundraiser for Mr. Friendly of Cincinatti/Northern Kentucky on Saturday, March 16. Bootblacks will be donating half their tips to Mr. Friendly along with pudding shots and giveaways. Donations can also be accepted at the Mr. Friendly table. Mr Friendly is an international, grassroots movement to reduce…

LSS Mid-February eNews Update

CLEVELAND – Thank you to all who attended our 43rd Anniversary Celebration last Saturday. We had a great time and our head-liner was Denise Russell. A fantastic show was held after 10pm and there was a lot of food, fun and friends! More parties are coming so stay tuned! Tuesday is the Annual Chili Competition…

Get Your Room at the Hampton Now for CLAW 12

CLEVELAND – Don’t miss out! There are still some rooms remaining at the Second CLAW All-Leather Hotel. Book at the Hampton Inn. An easy four blocks from the Hilton or use the free CLAW shuttle that will run regularly all weekend. Room rates start at only $115/night and include full breakfast and Internet. Book today!…

Second Hotel Opens for CLAW

CLEVELAND – The Hilton is fully booked, but CLAW has reserved an entire second hotel – the Hampton Inn. The two hotels are four blocks apart, and a free CLAW shuttle will run between them regularly all weekend. Room rates start at only $115/night and include full breakfast and Internet. Don’t miss out! Rooms are going…

Leather on Fire in Toledo, Ohio

TOLEDO – Leather on Fire at Rip Cord – Toledo, OH 115 N Erie Street on Feb. 2, 2013. The event is a fundraiser for Beautiful & Toledo ARC. It is produced by Beautiful and sponsors Impish Events, Leather Expo, The Kinkdom and Rip Cord – Toledo. The event is free but a new children’s…

Leather Stallion January eNews Update

CLEVELAND – Well, Christmas and the holiday season have come to an end. Thank You to everyone who visited us at the LSS over the past month and more. We all greatly appreciate you and are looking forward to seeing you again in 2013. On a more personal note, Thank You to everyone who attended…

Register Now for CLAW 12

CLEVELAND – Each year for CLAW, the Skills and Education classes provide attendees with kink-centric awareness and training. We are looking for skilled and personal individuals and groups to present at CLAW 12. Educators can present classes in a variety of formats to further education in BDSM and leather-related lifestyles. These presentations take place at…

NLA-I Accepting Nominations for Writing Awards

COLUMBUS, Ohio – NLA-International, a leading organization for activists in the pansexual leather community, is now accepting nominations for its annual writing awards for excellence in SM/leather/fetish writing for books, articles, novels, and short fiction first published between 1 January 2012 and 31 December 2012. The deadline for nominations is 31 January 2013. The finalists will…