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SF Housing Co-op for PWAs Reopens

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Aug 1
Marty's Place, a residential co-op for low-income people living with AIDS, has reopened five years after it was shuttered. New residents said they were happy and relieved to have housing again after having been homeless for several years.

AIDS Walk 'Re-energizes' HIV Fundraising

By Sampson McCormick | Jul 26
Last weekend's AIDS Walk San Francisco saw a resurgence in fundraising that left organizers pleased, especially in light of donor fatigue when it comes to HIV/AIDS causes.

Shark Sightings Cause Officials to Evacuate Beach Near Fire Island

By EDGE | Jul 24
The sighting of two six-foot sharks swimming close to the shore Thursday caused officials on Long Island to evacuate waters in the Town of Oyster Bay beach located roughly 20-miles west of the gay communities Fire Island Pines and Cherry Grove.

Beckles Praises Milk at Dem Club Dinner

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 24
An East Bay lesbian city council member addressed guests at a recent LGBT Democratic club dinner and talked about changes that have happened across the bay.

Another Bay Area ED Takes Sabbatical

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 19
Another executive director of a Bay Area-based LGBT organization is taking a sabbatical, joining the ranks of several other local nonprofit directors who have recently taken similar breaks.

Roaches Lead to Castro Eatery Closures

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 18
A handful of restaurants have reopened in San Francisco's Castro neighborhood after recently being closed when city inspectors found cockroaches and, in some cases, rodent infestations.

PAWS Director 'Forced to Leave'

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 12
The former executive director of Pets Are Wonderful Support, a San Francisco-based nonprofit, says the agency recently made him quit.

Few Problems at Pink Party

By Seth Hemmelgarn | Jul 4
Thousands of people enjoyed a relatively trouble-free Pink Party in the streets of San Francisco's Castro district last weekend, soothing some nerves in a neighborhood that had grown weary of chaotic festivals.

Wiener Launches CA Senate Seat Bid

By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 3
Gay District 8 Supervisor Scott Wiener made official this week his long expected run for a state Senate seat.

SF Party Overlaps with Trans March

By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 3
Joy erupted on the streets of the Castro district and, earlier, outside San Francisco City Hall June 26 as people celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court's decision legalizing same-sex marriage nationwide.

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