Tom Brown

Tom Brown

At a Glance:

Tom Brown has been a Project Contributor since October 2009, has written 2 entries and currently lives in Daytona Beach, FL.


Semi-retired journalist who logged 38 years at Associated Press in the Northeast, Providence Journal in Rhode Island and the Daytona Beach News-Journal in Florida. Did political reporting for several years, covering the Massachusetts legislature, but later switched to business reporting. Currently operates an online bookstore, KingChamp Books. Does volunteer work for a gay-affirming church and writing for GayDaytona Magazine. In a relationship for 28 years.

Tom Brown: Recently Filed

Daytona's gay magazine drops the "G" word

Filed by Tom Brown | May 31, 2010 | 2:30 PM | comments

GayDaytona, the monthly magazine of the Greater Daytona Beach Business Guild, has reinvented itself as HalifaxBiz, deliberately taking the word "gay" off its front cover. Gordon Phillips, who edited the local magazine under its old name for more than 10...Read More

Post-march question: Just a one-night stand? Hope not

Filed by Tom Brown | October 13, 2009 | 1:00 PM | comments

OK, we've had our march and it's the morning after. Has anything changed? Lots of rip-roarin' speeches that I followed on C-Span -- I especially liked Troy Perry's fiery invocation -- but I haven't spotted any new crumb that the...Read More