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Man convicted in SF's infamous dog mauling case dies

By Ed Walsh | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The Bay Area Reporter has learned that Robert Noel, convicted along with his wife, Marjorie Knoller, for the 2001 fatal dog mauling of lesbian neighbor Diane Whipple, died over the summer on his 77th birthday.

Breed declares Trans Awareness Month

By Alex Madison | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
Mayor London Breed surprised the audience Tuesday, November 13, at a flag raising ceremony to commemorate Transgender Awareness Week by declaring November Transgender Awareness Month in San Francisco.

Lara, Thurmond edge out opponents

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
Democrats appear headed to declaring a full sweep of California's statewide races as two contests that had been close for days are now trending toward the party's candidates.

SF Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band looks to score musical coup

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band, for two decades now, has called itself the city's official band.

Longtime trans activist says goodbye to TransVision

By Alex Madison | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
It's the end of an era. Tiffany Woods, longtime trans activist, is leaving the groundbreaking transgender program she helped found in Fremont.

Political Notebook: CA LGBT legislative caucus set to decrease

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The California Legislative LGBT Caucus will see its membership shrink in the next legislative session for the third time since it was established in 2002.

News Briefs: Rosie Trust gets challenge grant

By Cynthia Laird | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The Rosie the Riveter Trust has received a challenge grant and is seeking donations, which will be matched up to $20,000 until December 31.

LGBTs can soon apply for senior housing 2nd phase

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The window to apply for the second phase of an affordable housing project aimed at LGBT seniors in San Francisco is expected to open in early December.

Latest CA school battle is over LGBT sex-ed classes

By Matthew S. Bajko | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
As school districts across California introduce new LGBT-inclusive curriculum materials into history and social science classes, another battle is brewing over the teaching of sexual health courses that cover sexual orientation and gender identity.

Big bucks for good groups

By BAR staff | Wednesday Nov 14, 2018
The Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation handed out over $200,000 to nonprofits.

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