Topics :: San Francisco

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NIMBY Wins; Sex Offender Rehab Co. Gives Up on San Francisco Site

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 21
Sharper Future, the sex offender rehabilitation company, has announced that it's given up trying to move into San Francisco's Duboce Triangle neighborhood.

Anti-Gay Group Gets Pissy About SF Park's Public Urinal

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Feb 15
A bathroom-obsessed, anti-LGBT group based in Sacramento is threatening San Francisco officials with a lawsuit if they don't remove the recently installed pissoir from Mission Dolores Park.

Proposed Sex Offender Clinic Roils San Francisco Neighborhood

NATIONAL | By Sari Staver | Feb 14
At the standing-room-only meeting some 200 residents, many wearing nametags that said "I Have A Question," heard gay Supervisor Scott Wiener promise that the move "was not a done deal."

No Love Lost Between Castro Merchants and Super Bowl

CORPORATE | By Matthew S. Bajko | Feb 13
There was little for many merchants in San Francisco's gay Castro district to love about the city playing host to the annual football championship game.

San Francisco Set to Adopt LGBT Historic Statement

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Nov 1
Two years after a pair of local historians began researching San Francisco's queer past, their report documenting often overlooked chapters of the city's history is set to be adopted by city officials.

In San Francisco, Trans Policy Plays A Role in Sheriff's Election

POLITICS | By Khaled Sayed | Oct 31
San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi's plans to stop classifying transgender inmates who haven't had surgery according to their birth sex have raised criticism from people in his department and has become an issue as he tries to hold onto his job.

SF Gay Man's Death Deemed 'Suspicious'

NATIONAL | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Oct 10
San Francisco officials are investigating the death of a gay Duboce Triangle man whose passing the medical examiner's office has deemed "suspicious."

Out There :: Furries in Action

LOCAL EVENTS | By Roberto Friedman | Sep 26
Yes, it's a retelling of the classic Jane Austen novel as re-enacted by a cast of guinea pigs in photographic tableaus.

'Sex Panic' :: GLBT History Museum Lecture Revisits Bathhouse Closures

CULTURE | By Matthew S. Bajko | Sep 26
A standing-room-only crowd piled into the GLBT History Museum in the Castro to hear a lecture on what led to the death of San Francisco's famed gay bathhouse culture.

Folsom: A Fair for the Kinky

CULTURE | By Race Bannon | Sep 25
It's that time of year again when the entire city comes alive with everything leather and kink! Whether you're a Bay Area resident, a pilgrim to Folsom, or watching from afar, you'll want to know all about this year's fair.

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