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Online Extra: Political Notes: Voters retain gay, lesbian CA appellate judges

By Matthew S. Bajko | Friday Nov 9, 2018
Voters retained two California Supreme Court justices and all of the appellate court justices on the November 6 ballot, including three out appeal court members.

CA Gov-elect Newsom names lesbian to cabinet

By Matthew S. Bajko | Friday Nov 9, 2018
California Governor-elect Gavin Newsom, currently the state's lieutenant governor, has named a lesbian to his incoming cabinet as he prepares to take office January 7.

Lara poised to become first openly gay man to win CA state office

By Alex Madison | Thursday Nov 8, 2018
The unprecedented rainbow wave in this year's midterm elections still has one member hoping to ride it to victory and make history in California. Gay state Senator Ricardo Lara (D-Bell Gardens) now has a 110,000-plus lead in the statewide insurance commis

Planning officials approve Castro CBD moving into vacant storefront

By Matthew S. Bajko | Thursday Nov 8, 2018
An improvement association for the gay Castro district has won approval to move its offices into a vacant storefront, giving it a prominent location in the neighborhood for the first time as it seeks to be renewed.

Newsom says it will be hard to top pro-LGBT Gov. Brown

By Cynthia Laird | Thursday Nov 8, 2018
Gavin Newsom, in his triple roles Thursday as lieutenant governor, acting governor, and governor-elect, spoke at a wide-ranging news conference in San Francisco and said it would be difficult to surpass Governor Jerry Brown's record on LGBT rights.

Nightlife Events Nov 8-15, 2018

By Events Editor | Wednesday Nov 7, 2018
Autumnal attractions are alluring and artistic. Behold the bounty of beauty and beats.

Dixie's dandy - Tuppercare camp with the drag comic

By Jim Gladstone | Wednesday Nov 7, 2018
Dixie Longate's show, which has toured nationally since 2007 and has played two successful Off-Broadway runs, is just now making its local debut with a three-night engagement a Feinstein's at the Nikko next Thursday through Saturday.

Arts Events Nov 8-15, 2018

By Events Editor | Wednesday Nov 7, 2018
Celebrate the arts, learn and grow. Harvest the bountiful array of ideas, images and expressions.

Leather Events, November 9-25, 2018

By Race Bannon | Wednesday Nov 7, 2018
Check the many events happening through November in the San Francisco Bay Area for leather and other kinksters.

Coming out kinky: How much should people know?

By Race Bannon | Wednesday Nov 7, 2018
We're a month past National Coming Out Day, but the issue of coming out is something that anyone within the LGBTQ communities struggles with 365 days a year.

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