Spotlight Series: Kyle and Steve

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TNF:  Tell me about your family. Are you married?  Do you have kids?  KYLE:  Steve and I met in 1997 and have been together for 17 years.  We got married in 2009 in a beautiful, old church in the center of Provincetown, Mass., in front of our very supportive family and friends who had traveled […]

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Spotlight Series: Nick and Brent

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TNF: Tell me about your family. BRENT: Nick and I (Brent) got legally married just this April! We’ve been together since 1997, and had a commitment ceremony in 2003. Our son Jon will be 5 in November, and we adopted him at birth (we spent his first night together in our own hospital room). TNF: How […]

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Spotlight Series: Jack and Jer

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TNF: Tell me about your family. How did you meet your husband? Do you have kids? JER: Jack and I are married with a little girl named Aliah who will be turning 4 next month. We actually met at work. Jack is a dancer, and moved to Los Angeles to attend Cal Arts after High School. […]

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Father’s Day Brunch at The Abbey

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Join The Abbey on June 15th for a Father’s Day Brunch! Brunch begins at 11am and wraps up around 1pm where everyone is then invited to walk over to the West Hollywood park for a free concert that begins right at 1pm cosponsored by The City of West Hollywood and RaiseAChildUS. There will be lots of fun activities […]

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New Children’s Book Depicts Two Gay Princes Marrying

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A new children’s book featuring same-sex marriage has been written by business professor Jeffrey Miles at the University of the Pacific. The Princess and the Treasure is a story of two princes out to save a princess, but end up falling in love with each other. They get married and live happily ever after. “With the […]

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Spotlight Series: Cooper and Todd

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TNF: Tell me about your family.  Are you married? Cooper: Todd and I have been together for 15 years. We adopted our children, Claire and Mason, three months apart – both just days after they were born in the same hospital in California. Claire was our third adoption attempt and the agency knew that we wanted multiple […]

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Our Day in Court and a Family Photo

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  When starting our journey to parenthood, our focus was on the result. Every obstacle and required task put us one step closer to becoming dads. Everyone believes that we became dads the day we met Harper. The truth is you are not officially parents until adoption finalization. In February 2014, we had reached the […]

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A Gay Dad Confesses: Nabisco and Coke Made Me Realize the Dignity LGBT Families Have Been Missing

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By Rob Watson I have always looked forward to Super Bowl Sundays.  I did so for other reasons than most people do, however.  It was not to watch “the game”, but rather, to go out and enjoy venues that were normally packed on a Sunday afternoon, now under-populated with the vast majority gathered around television […]

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