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Business Briefs: Queer-owned SF herbal apothecary expands

Business Briefs: Queer-owned SF herbal apothecary expands

By Matthew S. Bajko

For 23 years the Scarlet Sage Herb Co. has supplied San Francisco residents with holistic treatments to remedy all manner of ills, aches, and pains.

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By Matthew S. Bajko | November 7, 2018

It was a mixed night Tuesday for the two out Peninsula council candidates looking to make LGBT political history in San Mateo County.

By Cynthia Laird | November 7, 2018

Bay Area residents will have an opportunity to commemorate trans lives lost to violence at Transgender Day of Remembrance events this month. There is no cost to attend, though donations will be accepted at most of the events.


By Roger Brigham | November 7, 2018

We live in disturbing and divisive times that promise to remain disturbing and divisive as the ripples from the midterm elections play out and are absorbed.

By Gwendolyn Ann Smith | November 7, 2018

My readers are all time travelers. For me, the 2018 midterm is still a moment in my near future, not a moment of the near past. I don't know the outcomes and can only make a somewhat educated guess about what's to come.


By Matthew S. Bajko | October 31, 2018

A number of LGBT candidates are seeking school board seats around the Bay Area this election cycle. Some, should they win, will make LGBT political history in their respective cities.

By Cynthia Laird | October 31, 2018

LGBTQ students enrolling in undergraduate or graduate programs for the 2019-2020 academic year can now apply for a Point Foundation scholarship.


By Sari Staver | October 31, 2018

Served by itself hot or cold — or on the rocks mixed with juices or carbonated beverages — cannabis-infused herbal tea is the latest incarnation of northern California's favorite herb.

By Christina A. DiEdoardo | October 31, 2018

In a week that began with the leak of the regime's plan to regulate trans and nonbinary Americans out of existence ... one sentence stays in my mind.


By Alex Madison | October 30, 2018

Matthew Shepard's remains interred at Washington National Cathedral; Vallejo anti-LGBT school board candidate cranks up the hate ahead of Election Day.

By Matthew S. Bajko | October 26, 2018

California judicial retention races largely fly under the radar, though a state Supreme Court justice is being targeted for her dissent in a same-sex marriage case. Meanwhile, a gay Republican group endorsed a number of out candidates.


By Matthew S. Bajko | October 24, 2018

The LGBT political wave sweeping across the country this midterm election season is crashing into California's Monterey Peninsula area.

By Cynthia Laird | October 24, 2018

The San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development announced that 11 local bookstores will share a $103,000 grant to preserve and enhance their businesses.


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