Mamie Lake was away from her Andersonville bar and social hub for Chicago's lesbian community for a total of only 14 days from the day it opened in to last call in the wee hours of this new year. We had people moving into the neighborhood because of the bar. It was like a gay Mayberry. It was, by many accounts, the last full-time lesbian bar in Chicago. The economy contributed mightily to Lake's decision to close, but so did shifts in the way gay women socialize. As public acceptance of homosexuality has grown, women feel more at ease gathering in places besides bars.
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It is the first city-sponsored hall of fame dedicated to LGBT people, organizations and community in the United States. Daley hosted the ceremony and afterwards, photos of the inductees were displayed in city hall. It currently has no physical facility but maintains a website, which allows anyone to visit the Hall of Fame at any time. Daley said that the Chicago Gay and Lesbian Hall of Fame "honors individuals and organizations within the LGBT communities who have demonstrated a commitment to diversity and work to enrich and unify our city.
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Hundreds of thousands of gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgendered and LGBTQ-friendly folks will descend on the annual Chicago Pride Parade route this weekend, celebrating their uniqueness and diversity. But the party doesn't stop after the last float has passed, especially at these bars where everyone is welcome. It's located above Sayat Nova and next to a cheesy fortune teller's lair, a stone's throw away from the Gap on Michigan Ave and all the annoying hustle and bustle of shoppy-boppy tourists. So, it's like this hidden oasis that you kind of have to be in the know about, or you'd swan right by it.