Dec 6, 2007

EDGE Publications Launches Los Angeles Gay News and Entertainment Portal

For Immediate Release Dec 6, 2007

Los Angeles, CA - EDGE Publications, Inc. today announced the official launch of, a new online destination with news and entertainment serving Los Angeles's Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender community. delivers eight major channels of information to its readers, including daily news, arts & entertainment, business & technology, health & fitness, style, weather, sports and travel. Additional channels provide local coverage of nightlife, shopping, lodging, dining, plus a local business directory and calendar of events.

The site joins a family of market-leading online publications currently serving readers in Boston, New York, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Chicago, Miami, Dallas, Ft. Lauderdale, Providence, Provincetown and greater New England.

"Our expansion to Los Angeles means EDGE is now covering the country coast-to-coast," said Publisher David Foucher. "It means we're the largest local news organization for the gay and lesbian community in this United States. And it proves that communities thousands of miles apart find value in leveraging a single network to learn about and communicate with each other."

EDGE's network also features articles from a group of partner publications that include Bay Area Reporter, Windy City Times, Dallas Voice and NEXT Magazine.

"Together, we're capturing the country's most comprehensive gay and lesbian audience," stated Sue O'Connell, the company's Vice President of Sales and Business Development. "It's a win for our advertisers, and a win for our community."

The new publication is available at


EDGE is an online community destination dedicated to the delivery of local, national and world content targeted to the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community in a fair, entertaining and interactive format. The company publishes online in Boston MA, New York NY, Los Angeles CA, San Francisco CA, Miami FL, Dallas TX, Chicago IL, Philadelphia PA, Fort Lauderdale FL, FProvidence RI and Provincetown MA. Learn more about EDGE at

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For more information:

John Welton
Director Public Relations