Palo Alto City Council members have unanimously approved more than a half-million-dollar payout to a gay Latino man settling a claim of police brutality and homophobia.
Two Oakland LGBT bars are closing next month after they were given move-out dates by a new landlord who wants to transition the property to office use, according to Club 21 and Club BNB general manager Carlos Uribe.
Two separate projects that will expand future LGBTQ services in the South Bay got a boost this week by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors.
A gay man and a queer Latina are running for an open seat on the Alameda County Superior Court.
Twelve people are running for the first five seats on the inaugural advisory board of the Castro LGBTQ Cultural District.
As the holiday season brings shoppers to the Castro, residents and merchants are weary of incidents of harassment of women — employees and customers — despite the fact that in at least two cases, stay-away orders have been issued to two men.
Miss Myanmar, Swe Zin Htet, didn't win the Miss Universe crown December 8, but she did make history.
This year's Rainbow World Fund World Tree of Hope was unveiled during a lighting ceremony Tuesday.
RuPaul Andre Charles became the first drag queen to be inducted into the California Hall of Fame.
The yearly holiday shopping season between Thanksgiving and Christmas is peak sales time for a gay watch designer and a queer-owned candle business that also sells a line of "unmentionables."
In Southern California, lawyer Bijan Mohseni is running as a Democrat for the state's Assembly District 72 seat.
A memorial will be held Saturday, December 14, in San Francisco for Latina transgender activist Bianca Lucrecia, who died last month in Sacramento, friends announced.
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This year San Francisco Pride marches into its 50th year.
Last week Congressman Chris Stewart (R-Utah) introduced the Fairness for All Act as an alternative to the Equality Act, which passed the House of Representatives in May. But make no mistake, the Fairness for All Act isn't fair or for everyone.
For what is believed to be the first time, several South Bay LGBTQ organizations will gather for a Big LGBTQ Holiday Party Thursday, December 19, from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Doubletree Hotel, 2050 Gateway Place in San Jose.
Construction of the world's first public parklet dedicated to the leather community will now wrap up in early 2020 and open in stages.
The Senate voted 53-40 Tuesday afternoon to confirm a gay man to the nation's largest federal appeals court.
A status hearing will be held in January for a San Francisco man who pleaded no contest to misdemeanor counts of vandalism and false imprisonment stemming from an elder abuse case.
LGBT seniors living in San Francisco face obstacles to receiving care that their heterosexual, cisgender counterparts often do not, according to a needs assessment conducted by UCSF.