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Heather Cassell

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Lesbian Wedding/theknot.com
National
Love won and now mainstream jewelers Shane Co. and Zales are eyeing to attract lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender individuals. ...
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Women grilling it at Feast Portland 2015/Photo: Bon Appetit
Travel
Carrie, 37, and her wife, Jannie Huang, 38, left their Food Network executive lives in New York, where they each lived for nearly 15 years, to set roots in Portland six years ago. ...
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Sister Tilly Comes Again, a member of the group The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, poses for a portrait before a charity fashion show entitled Project Nunway starts in San Francisco, December 2, 2012. The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence (SPI) is a charity and street performance organization founded in 1979 which uses religious imagery to raise money for AIDS, LGBT-related causes, and mainstream community service organizations. Picture taken December 2, 2012. REUTERS/Jana Asenbrennerova
International Travel
Award-winning photojournalist Jana Ašenbrennerová’s exhibit, Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, opened August 8 in Prague, Czech Republic. ...
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The Delta Sky Club at San Francisco International Airport/Ms. H
Travel
If flying first class is on your bucket list, definitely bump it up toward the top of your list, especially if you are flying abroad. ...
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Grand Canyon National Park’s new Superintendent Christine Lehnertz Photo: baynature.org
Travel
The Grand Canyon will get its first female superintendent following a sexual harassment scandal that has rocked the world renowned park in Arizona. ...
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Equator Coffees & Teas founders Helen Russell and Brooke McDonnell along with vice president of operations Maureen McHugh were honored by the Small Business Administration’s head Maria Contreras-Sweet, at a special event at their San Francisco location next to the Warfield May 6, 2016. (Left to Right, starting with second to the left) Brooke, Helen, Jacklyn Jordan, Maria Contreras-Sweet, and Maureen. Photo: Heather Cassell
Travel
Being honored at the White House for Small Business Week is only one of many firsts for the 21-year old San Rafael-based lesbian-owned coffee company. ...
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Randy Berry, the U.S. State Department’s Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons. Photo: nationwideradiojm.com
Politics
Randy Berry will complete his first year as the U.S. State Department’s Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons on April 15. ...
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(L to R) U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry, Founder and CEO of Out & Equal Workplace Advocates Selisse Berry, and President of Walt Disney Resorts and Parks George Kalogridis at the Out & Equal Executive Forum Conference in San Francisco, March 22–24, 2016. Photo: Out & Equal
Politics
During his keynote speech to 90 senior LGBT and ally executives, Berry appealed to the business leaders why he believes they hold a key role in advancing LGBT rights around the world. ...
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Annie Leibovitz, foreground, and Gloria Steinem, background, open the “Women: New Portraits” in San Francisco, March 25. Photo: San Francisco Chronicle
Travel
Annie kicked off the San Francisco opening with famed feminist activist and author Gloria Steinem, who is promoting her new book My Life On the Road. ...
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The Napa Valley Wine Train will hold its inaugural Pride Ride this month. Photo: Napa Valley Wine Train
Travel
LGBT oenophiles can wine and dine on San Francisco Bay with two different inaugural events – Pride Ride and the Big Gay Wine Cruise. ...
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