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Safe Injection Sites Get Boost from Garcia

By Cynthia Laird | Dec 10
Safe injection sites, supported by harm reduction advocates as a way for homeless people who use drugs and other addicts to do so in a supervised environment, got a boost last week from Health Director Barbara Garcia.

Jane Lynch :: Have a 'Swinging' Little Christmas' with the actress-singer at Feinstein's

By Jim Gladstone | Dec 8
Actress Jane Lynch's unlikely mid-career emergence as a singer began with an impressive Sue Sylvester version of "Vogue" during the 2010 debut season of "Glee." Six years later, she's singing Christmas music at Feinstein's at the Nikko.

Lea DeLaria Is VIP Headliner for San Diego Human Dignity Foundation Gala

By EDGE | Dec 7
On Saturday, December 10, The San Diego Human Dignity Foundation (SDHDF) holds their third annual Aston-Brooks Awards Gala at the Hilton San Diego Resort and Spa.

SF City College Faces Enrollment Crunch

By Matthew S. Bajko | Dec 3
San Francisco's community college system is facing an enrollment crunch as it anxiously awaits word on if its accreditation will be upheld and if city leaders will make good on their pledge to offer free tuition to city residents.

Stud, Castro Country Club Get Legacy Status

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Dec 3
Two iconic LGBT businesses in San Francisco - the Stud bar and the recovery-based Castro Country Club - could get some help after the city's Small Business Commission granted them legacy business status.

New HIV Diagnoses Hit Historic Low in New York City

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 1
Moving steadily toward its goal of being AIDS-free by 2020, the New York City Health Department reports that not a single baby was diagnosed with HIV last year, and new infections are down.

Strut, PRC Announce Staff Moves

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 26
Two San Francisco nonprofits that work to address HIV/AIDS have announced staff moves.

Safe-Sex Activist Buzz Bense Dies

By Liz Highleyman | Nov 26
Buzz Bense, a well-known safe-sex educator, sex club operator, and theater aficionado, died Saturday, November 19 in San Francisco due to complications of liver disease. He was 67.

Leno Unsure of Future

By Matthew S. Bajko | Nov 20
Sunday, December 4 gay state Senator Mark Leno's time in the Statehouse will officially come to an end. The San Francisco Democrat is being termed out of office.

Residents Begin Moving into 55 Laguna Project

By Matthew S. Bajko | Nov 19
The first residents of a $16 million San Francisco affordable housing development intended for LGBT seniors began moving into their apartments this week, a month later than initially expected.

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