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Cheryl Dunye Set to Lead as Showrunner for ‘The Gilda Stories’

The Gilda Stories
Entertainment
13th Gen will develop The Gilda Stories for episodic television with award-winning filmmaker Cheryl Dunye who is attached to write, direct, and lead the project as showrunner. ...
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What to Do on Your First Parisian Adventure

Eiffel Tower / AdobeStock
Travel
Paris cast a spell on me, as it does with many who flip through the pages of travel and fashion magazines and books filled with spellbinding lyrical prose and photographs that capture the romance and grittiness of the City of Lights. ...
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Ellen DeGeneres to Film Netflix Comedy Special in Seattle, First New Tour in 15 Years

Entertainment
DeGeneres' first tour in 15 years will visit three cities over eight nights, making stops in San Diego, San Francisco and Seattle. DeGeneres' stand-up sets at Seattle’s Benaroya Hall will be filmed for her debut Netflix original comedy special. ...
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LGBT Locals Begin Returning Home After Fires

National
North Bay LGBTs hit hard by the firestorm that ripped through the heart of wine country began returning home as evacuation orders were lifted and firefighters gained control ...
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National Queer Arts Festival Expands to South Bay

Femme Space participant Luna Merbruj. Photo: Elena Rose
Entertainment
The National Queer Arts Festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year and is expanding to the South Bay. ...
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SF LGBT Center Launches Mass Transit Ad Campaign to Encourage Employers to Hire Transgender Workers

National
The SF LGBT Center launched #HireTrans Wednesday, a mass transit PSA campaign aimed at encouraging employers to hire transgender workers. ...
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175 Mayors from 42 States Launch Coalition for LGBT Protections

Politics
"Mayors Against LGBT Discrimination" is a broad-based, nonpartisan coalition comprised of local officials who support equal protections and fair treatment for all LGBT people. ...
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Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence Exhibit Opens in Prague

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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U.S. Navy to Name Ship After LGBT Rights Activist Harvey Milk

Harvey Milk
Politics National
Harvey Milk served on the submarine rescue ship USS Kittiwake and was honorably discharged as a lieutenant junior grade. ...
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Grand Canyon Names Christine Lehnertz First Female Superintendent

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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