‘Pride Nights’ in the South Bronx

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The SoBro LGBT nightlife scene is on fire, not burning: Bruckner Bar & Grill and the Clock Café and Martini Bar, a relative newcomer, are cautiously holding monthly parties "tailored to the boroughs underserved gay crowd," DNAinfo reports. For the borough's gay and lesbian community, these new parties are a welcome alternative to the more heavily promoted, unsavory laser-light affairs held to the north, in Parkchester. "Theyre doing it for the wrong reasons, says drag performer Appolonia Cruz. Theyre not doing it so the community has a place to go theyre doing it for the gay dollars. [DNAinfo]