Erie Gay News is published once monthly in print and as needed on the web (typicaly articles are added most days of the week) as a source of news, events, information, support and affirmation for gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people (GLBT's), their friends, families and supportive allies in the greater Erie, Pennsylvania and surrounding areas. The print publication is ISSN 2159-1792 and the OCLC number is 694108900


Erie Gay News is the primary print and web news resource targeted specifically to GLBT people in Erie and the surrounding Northwest PA, Western NY and far Eastern Ohio area.  See our Distribution Points...


We welcome and encourage all readers to submit timely news, event notices and relevant comments and opinions of interest to local GLBT's for publication on our pages. We will consider for publication any non-fiction article, blurb or illustration graphic which upholds this spirit. Please include your contact information with any item you submit. Our deadline is the about the 15th of the month, usually. Check the deadline/editorial calendar here .

Send your submissions by email or postal mail along with your name, your contact information and how you wish to be credited for your submission (whether by full name, first name only, or not at all). Anonymously sent materials will be treated as suspect. Any contact information you send in with your submission will be kept in strict confidence and never be used for any purpose other than to verify or discuss any needed changes to your submission. By submitting an item, you are granting permission to publish that item openly on this web site and in the pages of our printed publication. Please send in only items that are original to yourself, are "public domain" or have been granted permission to publish on this website by the originator of that item.

We will not publish any material which promotes hatred or discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identification, race, religion, age, class, physical ability or any other reason. We do not support the exploitation of minors.

Views and opinions expressed in our pages do not necessarily represent those of the EGN staff.


Subscriptions are $20/year for 12 issues. Please fill out a subscription form or just send name and delivery address along with your check for $20 made out to EGC Coalition to the following address:

Erie Gay News, 1115 West 7th St, Erie PA 16502-1105.

All information will be held in confidence and used for no other purpose than to mail out your subscription 1 issue per month for 12 months.

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We offer advertising in the pages of our print edition starting as low as $27/issue prepaid for an approximately business-card sized ad. For more information on sizes, pricing or policies see our ad rates page or download a printable, viewable PDF of our ad rate card. (If you don't have one, download a free PDF reader first).

Please support our advertisers. They are the primary source of income that sustains these pages and they are supporters of our community.


Erie Gay News is produced by a small all-volunteer staff as a service to the GLBT community. See credits to find out more about them or to write to them.

Thank you, and happy reading.

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