Monthly Archive: October 2012

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Handbills Appear in Castro Targeting Supervisor Scott Weiner

Handbills appeared through out the Castro today inside newspaper boxes, on telephone poles and placed on the side of buildings calling District 8′s Supervisor, Scott Weiner, out on his reported stance on the ongoing issue of the Homeless within the neighborhood. Many citizen’s and businesses have complained to the Supervisor...

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BHG Mason-McDuffie Moves Out of the Castro

Mason-McDuffie, a Better Home’s and Gardens real estate broker, has packed up shop and moved out of their location at 2241 Market Street. Their new home is now on Valencia in the Mission. Mason-McDuffie was founded in the Bay Area in 1897 by Duncan McDuffie who developed what he called...

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GLBT Historical Society’s Annual Gala, Unmasked, Is Tomorrow!

One of the hallmarks of a society and a people is how well it honors it’s history. LGBT people have always been on the fringe and often our stories are overlooked, forgotten or cast aside to be forgotten over the course of time. Thanks to the GLBT Historical Society and all...

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K*Pop Restaurant Opening Wednesday

Castro’s newest (and first) Korean restaurant, K*Pop, will be opening it’s doors this Wednesday. I popped my head in real quick when I saw staff going over the final touches to the restaurant. No word on the menu yet, but from the windows outside it looks like they’ll be serving...