Monthly Archive: March 2013

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Chipotle Tries New Tact to Gain Local Support for Contested Castro Restaurant

Last year Grub Street broke the story that Chipotle, the Mexican formula fast food chain, had inked a lease for the space that had been Home Restaurant, empty since 2011, at the corner of Market/Church/14th Streets. Opposition to the chains incursion into the Gayborhood was immediate. Merchants and neighbors started a petition that garnered hundreds of...

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HBO to Start Shooting New Queer Themed Series in SF & Around Castro

SFist posted that HBO, the GLAAD awarded, “most Gay friendly”, cable giant will start to film its new Queer themed series around San Francisco and the Castro this coming week beginning April 1st. The as yet, untitled, comedic, character driven series, focuses on a gang of thirty something friends, modern...

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Wooden Easter Rabbit Decorations Stolen from Cafe Flore

Six large wooden Easter rabbit decorations in the likeness of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence were reported stolen from Cafe Flore’s exterior walls this morning between 1AM and 6AM. The props have been used every year to decorate Cafe Flore for the Easter holiday when Cafe Flore hosts the Ducal...