Monthly Archive: July 2013

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Chatting Up the Legendary Lady Bunny

America’s drag version of royalty, Lady Bunny, is in town this week pulling out all the stops at a couple of different gigs around the Castro and the City. She’ll be working the decks as guest DJ Wednesday, July 31st at Joshua J’s and Juanita MORE’s beat banging Booty Call...

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Midweek News Roundup

We’ve got another random news roundup for you today. Check out the stories below that didn’t quite get their own headline this week. A few weeks back an empty Castro storefront saw itself filled with Chicago Title moving into the old Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate office (next to...

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The Cost of Owning a Piece of the Castro

We posted last Friday about up-and-coming new builds in the Castro area nearing completion. One such build, Linea, the 115-unit glass edifice located directly below the imposing federal US Mint and built on the former 76 gas station site, is in striking distance of multiple neighborhoods and places of interest....

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Castro bars Hi Tops and Moby Dick join Russian booze boycott

As stories of Russian oppression of non-profits (many that serve the LGBT community) and laws that promote transphobia/homophobia by outlawing the discussion of “trans or homosexual propoganda” are seeing mass media attention, people are looking for ways to reach out and make a difference. There are only a few ways citizens of...

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Castro area parks, rec center to get free wifi via Google

TechCrunch reported yesterday that Google has made a $600k gift to the city to provide free wifi to over 30 of San Francisco’s Parks and Recreation Centers including Castro area parks Duboce Park, Dolores Park and the Eureka Valley Recreation Center. The gift is set to cover the installation and...

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UPDATE: Missing Person Alert: 19yo Ryan McCusker

UPDATE (08/21/2013):  We heard news that Ryan McCusker, the 18-year old male who we reported came to SF from Massachusetts to possibly harm himself, was found dead in San Francisco on July 22. Expressions of sympathy may be made in his memory to www.benspeaks.org or the suicide prevention foundation of one’s choice. ——————————————————————- We just...