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Queering the Schmear - Jewish Halloween's a delish drag at Oasis
San Francisco, CA

Queering the Schmear - Jewish Halloween's a delish drag at Oasis

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Mar 14
Costumes are encouraged on March 23, when Congregation Shaar Zahav, San Francisco's synagogue for LGBTQ Jews, families and friends, celebrates Purim, a joyous holiday which is Judaism's answer to Halloween.

Letters to the editor
San Francisco, CA

Letters to the editor

By BAR staff | Mar 6
This week's letters to the editor.

Political Notebook: In a first, CA transit agency reports contracts with LGBT businesses
San Francisco, CA

Political Notebook: In a first, CA transit agency reports contracts with LGBT businesses

Feb 20
In the fiscal year 2016-2017 the California Department of Transportation awarded a construction contract worth $1,367,300 to a bisexual-owned business.

Reaction Positive to Breed's Hiring Colfax to Lead SF DPH
San Francisco, CA

Reaction Positive to Breed's Hiring Colfax to Lead SF DPH

By Tony Taylor | Feb 4
Mayor London Breed's appointment of AIDS expert Dr. Grant Colfax to lead the San Francisco Department of Public Health was met with praise from gay leaders.

Besties Voting Starts
San Francisco, CA

Besties Voting Starts

By Cynthia Laird | Jan 30
Balloting for the Bay Area Reporter's ninth readers' poll, the Besties, begins Thursday (January 31), and early birds could be in line for a special prize.

San Francisco, CA

Political Notebook: Milk Plaza Canopy Raises Concerns

By Matthew S. Bajko | Dec 25
It is meant to be the visual focal point for a redesigned Harvey Milk Plaza above the Castro Muni Station: A sweeping canopy that can be lighted at night to evoke the candlelight march that left from the site the evening its namesake was killed in 1978.

San Francisco, CA

Arts Committee Signs Off on SF Leather Plaza

By Matthew S. Bajko | Dec 24
As it wends its way through the city's bureaucracy to obtain the required permits it needs, a leather-themed public plaza won approval this week from a committee of the San Francisco Arts Commission.

San Francisco, CA

Ex-CHP officer sues over anti-gay harassment

By Alex Madison | Dec 18
During his 20-plus years with the California Highway Patrol Jay Brome, a gay man, was asked by his superior to take off his skirt and start acting like a man, called a faggot, and even had a gun held to his head.

San Francisco, CA

South Bay Opens Trans Health Center; OKs Shelter

By Alex Madison | Dec 9
The South Bay's first transgender-specific health clinic opened Thursday, November 29, for a half day inside Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in downtown San Jose.

Milk, Moscone Celebrated at Vigil

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Dec 8
A light, steady rain did not deter about 500 people from gathering in San Francisco Tuesday, November 27, to mark the 40th anniversary of the assassinations of mayor George Moscone and supervisor Harvey Milk.

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