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SF Gay Man Mourned as Investigation Continues

| By Seth Hemmelgarn | Friday Nov 21, 2014
Friends and family of a young gay San Francisco man who's believed to have died remembered him at a large memorial service as questions remain about what happened to the software developer.

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Ex-Gay Calls on HRC to Pay for Co-Founder's Conversion Therapy

| By EDGE | Nov 21
Conversion therapist and ex-gay advocate Christopher Doyle may be looking to make a buck as he demands that HRC pay for reparative therapy in the wake of his arrest on sex abuse charges involving a minor.

Mike Nichols, Crafter of Films, Plays, Dies at 83

| By Shelley Acoca | Nov 20
Mike Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," "Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," has died. He was 83.

Former Pier Dance Space to Become Futuristic Park, Performance Space

| By EDGE | Nov 17
The pier that formerly served as the stage for Whitney, Janet and J Lo during NYC's annual Pier Dance is about to get a drastic makeover.

SF Night Ministry Marks 50 Years

| By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 16
An organization that provides prayer, conversation, and other help to struggling LGBTs and other people late at night is marking its 50th anniversary this year.

Castro Merchants' Holiday Wish: Customers

| By Matthew S. Bajko | Nov 15
Because Thanksgiving falls late this year - Thursday, November 27 - merchants will only have four weekends between Black Friday and Christmas week to lure shoppers into their stores.

Beyond Marriage: So Much More to Do

| By Yael Chanoff | Nov 14
With a wave of recent victories, marriage equality throughout the United States seems inevitable but much more needs to be done in areas such as immigration, poverty, and global rights.

San Francisco Hosts Women's Global Summit

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 14
From November 16-18 at the San Francisco Women's Building, the Global Summit, a social economic and environmental forum held every two years will hold its Global Summit IV: Women, Power, Money & Politics.

SF Gay Man's Body Found

| By Seth Hemmelgarn | Nov 13
Hope turned to tragedy Wednesday when the family of gay missing San Francisco man Dan Ha said that a body found in the bay is believed to be his.

AHF Clinic Will Offer PrEP Prescriptions

| By David-Elijah Nahmod | Nov 8
The head of Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation may be against PrEP, but its new health care center in the Castro will provide prescriptions for Truvada, the medication used to prevent HIV, agency officials said.

Patrons Surprised at Lesbian Bar's Closure

| By Yael Chanoff | Nov 5
Lexington Club owner Lila Thirkield announced October 23 via Facebook that after 18 years, the bar will shut down.

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