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Political Notebook: Mandelman faces token opposition in fall D8 race

Political Notebook: Mandelman faces token opposition in fall D8 race

By Matthew S. Bajko

With no major opponent filing to run against him in November, District 8 Supervisor-elect Rafael Mandelman is all but assured of winning a full four-year term in the fall.

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By Cynthia Laird | June 13, 2018

Nonprofits, companies, and others are organizing teams for this year's AIDS Walk San Francisco, and people can join them or create their own for the charity event that raises about $2 million for HIV/AIDS organizations.

By Christina A. DiEdoardo | June 13, 2018

It's often said that for members of marginalized communities, their simple existence requires complicated acts of resistance.

By Advertising Department | June 11, 2018

Show us your pride and advertise in our annual San Francisco Pride edition. Space reservations will be due at 12noon on Friday, June 15 with ad materials due June 18, Monday, at 5pm.

By Cynthia Laird | June 6, 2018

LGBTs and others looking for a unique Pride weekend experience can help install the giant pink triangle atop Twin Peaks.

By Sari Staver | June 6, 2018

As an increasing number of states legalize cannabis, activist Christine De La Rosa has watched as dispensary owners line their pockets with the profits from cashing in on a high margin product.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | June 6, 2018

A fascinating study has come out of Sao Paulo, Brazil.

By Matthew S. Bajko | June 4, 2018

Governor Brown names lesbian lawyer to Alameda County Superior Court seat. Local candidates ready to party as they watch the primary results come in Tuesday night.

By Cynthia Laird | May 30, 2018

The San Francisco County Clerk's office will make available extra marriage ceremony appointments Friday, June 22, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to celebrate LGBT Pride.

By Roger Brigham | May 30, 2018

Just what we need: another reason not to watch NFL football.

By Matthew S. Bajko | May 30, 2018

Should next week's special election for the District 8 seat on the San Francisco Board of Supervisors be won in a landslide, it could also decide the outcome of the November race for a full four-year term.

By Christina A. DiEdoardo | May 30, 2018

Hours after the guns fell silent in Santa Fe, Texas, after yet another school shooting on Friday, May 18, high school students in the Bay Area assembled at City Hall in San Francisco to deliver a simple message.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | May 23, 2018

The other day, after doing a talk at a local middle school's Rainbow Connection group, I picked my wife up from work. Tired after our long days, we headed to the nearest sit-down eatery, a Denny's. We had a lovely meal.

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