LGBT ally Mary Norwood is running for Atlanta mayor

In 2009, Mary Norwood fell 700 votes short of defeating Kasim Reed to become Atlanta mayor. Now she's ready to take another crack at it. Norwood filed paperwork Wednesday morning to start raising money for the ...

Will Atlanta elect its first openly LGBT mayor?

Cathy Woolard is used to being first and she intends to keep it that way. She was the first candidate to declare in the upcoming Atlanta mayoral race, the first openly gay official in Georgia history when elect...

Georgia Voice 2015 Best of Atlanta winners: People

BUSINESS PERSON EMILIO LOURDESGeorgia Tech graduate Emilio Lourdes has been managing The Havana Club for almost three years now, and the huge (15,000 square feet) Buckhead nightspot has never been more pop...

Lesbian takes Fulton County Superior Court Judge seat

Out lesbian and Fulton County magistrate Jane Barwick beat Shelitha Robertson in the race to succeed the retiring Fulton County Superior Court Judge Cynthia Wright, also an out lesbian. Barwick won with 63 perc...