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BARchive: Pre-Stonewall, There Was Compton's in San Francisco

CULTURE | By Michael Flanagan | Aug 21
What happened at the Tenderloin cafeteria on an unknown date in August 1966 makes more sense when we look at events that led up to it.

Gay Asian Judge Joins San Francisco Bench

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Aug 21
In what is believed to be a first for the local bench, a gay Asian judge is now serving on the San Francisco Superior Court.

San Francisco Staycation

By Roberto Friedman | Aug 20
Once upon a time, Out There went on lots of world trips. Nowadays, not so much. That's all the more reason we make sure to make plenty of whoopee at home.

Jury Still Out In San Francisco Lesbian Murder Trial

CRIME | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 20
Jurors continued deliberating this week in San Francisco Superior Court in the trial of a man accused of fatally shooting a lesbian in the city almost three years ago.

Gay-Owned SF Pot Dispensary Fights License Appeal

NEWS | By Sari Staver | Aug 14
The San Francisco Patient and Resource Center opened a pop-up dispensary, Farm Direct, in the Lower Haight in late June but it closed after just 10 days as neighbors appealed the dispensary's license approval.

Man Sues San Fran TV Station for Spousal Benefits

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 13
A man whose husband worked for KRON4 is suing the San Francisco TV station for spousal benefits he says he's entitled to after his husband's death.

Gay Man to Head SF School District

NEWS | By Seth Hemmelgarn | Aug 6
A gay man is set to lead the San Francisco Unified School District on an interim basis as the city searches for a replacement for the outgoing superintendent.

SF Panel Reports on 'Policing the Police'

NEWS | By Sari Staver | Aug 6
City residents must push for new laws to independently monitor the San Francisco Police Department, a retired judge told a standing-room-only audience.

Repairs Coming to Castro's Rainbow Crosswalks

NEWS | By David-Elijah Nahmod | Jul 31
The rainbow crosswalks in the Castro that were damaged during filming for a TV show should be repaired in September, city officials said.

Work on Stalled San Francisco LGBTQ District Expected in 2017

NEWS | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 30
Work on the long-stalled creation of an LGBTQ cultural heritage district in part of San Francisco's South of Market neighborhood is expected to begin in 2017, the Bay Area Reporter has learned.

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