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50 years in 50 weeks: 1994: SF LeatherWalk

50 years in 50 weeks: 1994: SF LeatherWalk

By BAR staff

Looking back at our September 22, 1994 issue, Leather Week was upon San Francisco as the third annual LeatherWalk commenced from the old Headquarters bar in the Castro to the Eagle in the South of Market neighborhood.

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By John Ferrannini | September 17, 2021

Terry Beswick, who ended his five years as executive director of the GLBT Historical Society September 15, has been hired as the new ED of the Golden Gate Business Association. He's developed a reputation as a "turnaround expert," he said.

By Matthew S. Bajko | September 16, 2021

California will become the first state in the country to collect violent death data within its LGBTQ community due to legislation Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law Thursday.


By Eric Jansen | September 16, 2021

Lauren Hough grew up in the infamous, apocalyptic Christian free-love and -sex cult The Family, formerly The Children of God.

By BAR Editorial Board | September 15, 2021

San Francisco supervisors are likely to approve a resolution in the coming weeks urging Mayor London Breed to declare the city's overdose crisis a local emergency.


By John Ferrannini | September 15, 2021

Peter Gamez gave up his own hospitality company to become the CEO of Visit Oakland. Between the Bay Area's summer and the return of roadtrips, he says now's the time to discover or rediscover The Town.

By Cynthia Laird | September 15, 2021

Our Family Coalition, the Bay Area-based organization for LGBTQ families and their children, will have a town hall and cookout at scenic Baker Beach in San Francisco Sunday, September 26, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.


By BAR staff | September 15, 2021

The Oakland LGBTQ Community Center's Pride in the Park at Lake Merritt September 11 drew headliner CeCe Peniston, who wowed the crowd.

By Les K. Wright | September 15, 2021

When the COVID-19 shutdown began in the spring of 2020, I posted on Facebook that I expected the pandemic to be, for me, a pain in the ass, a royal pain in the ass.


By John Ferrannini | September 15, 2021

There's been anecdotal evidence for more than a year that the mental health of LGBTQs has been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Now a new research brief backs that up.

By Heather Cassell | September 15, 2021

Six global LGBTQ organizations are calling upon President Joe Biden to protect, evacuate, and resettle vulnerable groups, including LGBTQ Afghans, left behind in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan.


By BAR staff | September 15, 2021

A reader offers his opinion on the Castro rainbow flag.

By John Ferrannini | September 15, 2021

Lesbian Sonoma County District Attorney Jill Ravitch also survived a recall effort Tuesday night.


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