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No more Pink Saturday?

The future of Pink Saturday is uncertain, according to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, the non-profit group that has hosted the event for nearly 20 years. The event was started back in 1991 in the Castro (where many people were already starting to gather in years past) as a permit-free...

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Look at these photos of the repaved Castro Street

With a little over two weeks left to wrap up Castro’s sidewalks and streets before a hard stop for Pride, construction crews finished laying down new pavement up and down Castro Street between Market Street and 19th. The sidewalks also appear to be nearly completed, however, the sidewalk curb area...

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EVENT: Community forum: “Bikes, buses, & budgets”

The San Francisco Bay Guardian is hosting a community forum on transportation tomorrow evening, June 12th, from 6-8PM at the San Francisco LGBT Center (1800 Market Street). The forum is called, “Bikes, Buses, & Budgets: How to create the transportation system San Franciscans needs.” If you’re keen on learning more about...

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Meter Madness: SFMTA Announces Parking Price Changes

Starting tomorrow, August 28th, the City agency in charge of setting fees at all SF street parking meters, San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency (SFMTA), has announced a rate changing pilot program in large swathes of multiple neighborhoods. Good News: the Castro has been spared this round of rate hikes.  Bad...

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Castro Crime Blotter & Legal Round Up

Police are asking for the public’s assistance. They’re looking for witnesses to an assault that took place between a couple and a Safeway security guard to come forward and help identify the attackers. On Monday, August 12th, near midnight a woman and man in their mid to late twenties were...