The GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16.

  The GMHC Morning Party Sweet 16. 1998.        The GMHC (Gay Mens Health Crisis) Morning Party began in 1983 by a group of concerned Pines community members as a way to bring awareness to the growing AIDS crisis. Originally held at private homes after a night of...

Pines People – Larry Kramer.

Pines People - Larry Kramer.     Larry Kramer (born June 25, 1935) is an American playwright, author, public health advocate, and LGBT rights activist.  Kramer—the second son of a lawyer and his wife, a Red Cross official—spent his childhood in Mount Rainier, Maryland. The family moved to Washington, D.C.,...

Mel Cheren- Music history.

  Mel Cheren- Music history. 1933-2017   1970's. On a trip to Fire Island Mel Cheren met what would be his partner in life and love Michael Brody. 12 years younger he was to become the largest part of his life until death parted them. Mel Cheren, nicknamed "the Godfather...