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  1. When We Rise' Is - Appallingly Timely,' Says Gay...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    Cleve Jones has seen a lot. In the early 1970s he fought alongside gay-rights activist and politician Harvey Milk.

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  2. Castro barricades pose barrier to those with disabilitiesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 24 | SFGate

    The San Francisco Chronicle has surveyed local candidates running for office and asked them how the homeless problem can be or should be solved. SF Chronicle Editor Audrey Cooper talks to KTVU News @ 4 about their survey.

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  3. Cisgendered and ready for love: Best quotes overheard in SFRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | SFGate

    Chloe Rainwater and friend Dom DeGuzman laugh as they eat lunch at Kitchen Story in the Castro district in San Francisco, California, on Monday, Feb. 6, 2017. Chloe and Dom, who have known each other since high school and dated on and off throughout the years, reconnected recently through a lesbian dating app called Her.

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  4. Nudists march in San Francisco streets for Valentine's paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | San Francisco Chronicle

    The sunny weather worked in favor of a group of nudists who took to the streets on Sunday for the second annual Nude Valentine's Day Parade. The parade began at noon in the Castro District, with the crowd making its way from Jane Warner Plaza to City Hall.

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  5. SFPD: Phony cop busted in armed kidnap attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | San Francisco Chronicle

    A man was arrested Thursday after attempting to kidnap another man in San Francisco and telling an onlooker he was a police officer, even flashing an official-looking badge, authorities said. The incident happened at about 7 a.m. in the Castro District, when the would-be abductor, age 48, attempted to make the 38-year-old victim take him to a local hotel, police said.

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  6. Margaret Cho will make a stop on her tour at the Castro Theatre.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | SFGate

    Q: What's something that you could do in San Francisco when you were growing up that you can't do now? Q: What's something that you could do in San Francisco when you were growing up that you can't do now? Q: As the host of E!'s Fashion Police for the Grammys, how does San Francisco dress? What do we need to work on? What about our look is fabulous? MC: SF is very casual and youthful, but there is a fabulous vintage/retro clothing scene that is the best in the world. There's also a modern outlook all based around the tech community and Burning Man.

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  7. Castro's rainbow escalator is already out of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | SFGate

    Donald Bowman with Asphalt Impressions works on installing a new rainbow crosswalk on the intersection of 18th and Castro Sept. 30, 2014 in San Francisco, Calif.

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  8. Church's exit offers new hope for SF's historic El ReyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | SFGate

    The San Francisco Historic Preservation Commission is trying to make the El Rey Theatre building, home to a church for decades, into a city landmark. The San Francisco Historic Preservation Commission is trying to make the El Rey Theatre building, home to a church for decades, into a city landmark.

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  9. Harvey Milk Plaza will get major redesignRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | SFGate

    Maria Lucent dances to a cover of U2's song "Pride in the Name of Love" on Harvey Milk Plaza in celebration in the Castro neighborhood of San Francisco, California, on Friday, June 26, 2015. Maria Lucent dances to a cover of U2's song "Pride in the Name of Love" on Harvey Milk Plaza in celebration in the Castro neighborhood of San Francisco, California, on Friday, June 26, 2015.

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  10. Noir City 15 hijacked by 10 days of heist filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | SFGate

    Burt Lancaster and Yvonne De Carlo star in Robert Siodmak's "Criss Cross" , which opens Noir City 15 at the Castro. Burt Lancaster and Yvonne De Carlo star in Robert Siodmak's "Criss Cross" , which opens Noir City 15 at the Castro.

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  11. These are the things San Franciscans hold sacredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | SFGate

    Although San Franciscans will probably never stop debating which taqueria makes the best burritos, if there's one thing they can agree on, it's that our Mission-style burritos are sacred. Although San Franciscans will probably never stop debating which taqueria makes the best burritos, if there's one thing they can agree on, it's that our Mission-style burritos are sacred.

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  12. 50th anniversary tributes to Summer of LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | SFGate

    Timothy Leary, center, made his first San Francisco appearance in 1967 at the Human Be-in, a counterculture event that unofficially launched the summer of love. Timothy Leary, center, made his first San Francisco appearance in 1967 at the Human Be-in, a counterculture event that unofficially launched the summer of love.

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  13. AIDS activist Sheehy to succeed Wiener as SF supervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | SFGate

    Mayor Ed Lee named HIV/AIDS activist Jeff Sheehy to the District Eight Board of Supervisors seat Friday, ending weeks of speculation about whom he would appoint to fill the vacancy left by Scott Wiener . The mayor made the announcement Friday morning at Noe Valley Town Square, surrounded by Sheehy and his family, several past and present supervisors, and around 100 onlookers.

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  14. AIDS activist Sheehy to succeed Wiener as SF supervisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | SFGate

    From right: Scott Wiener hugs his campaign manager, Jeff Sparks, as supporter and campaign volunteer Jason Galisatus cheers, during Wiener's election night party at Beaux, on Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 in San Francisco, Calif. Wiener is a state Senate candidate.

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  15. Tributes to Carrie Fisher appear around San FranciscoRead the original story

    Dec 28, 2016 | SFGate

    A tribute to Carrie Fisher sits at the Yoda fountain in front of Lucasfilm offices in San Francisco on Thursday, December 27, 2017. A tribute to Carrie Fisher sits at the Yoda fountain in front of Lucasfilm offices in San Francisco on Thursday, December 27, 2017.

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  16. Fans share their own reasons for mourning Princess LeiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | SFGate

    Max Castro, 16, holds tickets to see "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" with his father, Jack, at the Metreon theater in San Francisco. Max Castro, 16, holds tickets to see "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" with his father, Jack, at the Metreon theater in San Francisco.

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  17. The number of millennials purchasing homes is low, due in part to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | SFGate

    Young women are living with their parents or relatives at a rate not seen since 1940 as more millennial women put off marriage, attend college and face high living expenses. Young women are living with their parents or relatives at a rate not seen since 1940 as more millennial women put off marriage, attend college and face high living expenses.

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  18. La La Land' stars take Castro by stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | SFGate

    Director Damien Chazelle is interviewed before a special screening of La La Land at the Castro Theater in San Francisco, Calif., on Thursday, December 8, 2016. The SF Film Society honored LaLa Land with a special screening at the Castro with director Damien Chazelle and stars Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone.

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  19. Weekend booking: Cleve JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | SFGate

    Given all that he has accomplished in his life - so far - it's a wonder that Cleve Jones has written a memoir that's under 300 pages long. In "When We Rise" , Jones recounts his youthful involvement in the gay liberation movement, his co-founding of the San Francisco AIDS Foundation in 1983, and his conception of the Names Project AIDS Memorial Quilt in 1987.

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  20. Kopp doesn't take long to make waves at Ethics CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | SFGate

    Quentin Kopp and outgoing Presidio Trust chairwoman Nancy Hellman Bechtle prepare to shovel dirt for the groundbreaking ceremony for a Korean War Memorial at the Presidio National Cemetery in San Francisco, Calif. on Saturday, July 11, 2015.

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