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Gay marriage: Monogamous or open?

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Gay marriage: Monogamous or open? Gay marriage: Monogamous or open?

Where in the world is Elizabeth Hannon?

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30 years of marching for equality

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Honestly loved

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Art around town

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Opinion & News

Guest Editorial: Why you shouldn’t march in the 2017 Gay Pride parade

Posted: June 9th, 2017 | Guest Editorial, Opinion & News | No Comments

By David W. McCormick

I marched in San Diego’s 2016 LGBT Pride Parade. Reluctantly, I should add.

The move and transition from New York City to San Diego was an “adjustment in waiting.” An example is the simplicity of crossing the street. For a New Yorker, a flashing “DO NOT WALK” light is when we begin walking, but do this in San Diego and potentially, a summons may await. Minor though it may be, it’s a pet peeve of mine.

Not knowing many people and acclimating to our new surroundings, it was my partner Jeffrey who suggested that I march. Actually, of all things to do, that was not at the top of my totem pole. Read More

Gay News Briefs — June 9, 2017

Posted: June 9th, 2017 | Gay News Briefs, News, Opinion & News | No Comments

WIND ENSEMBLE’S CABARET CONCERT TO FEATURE CAREY

The Hillcrest Wind Ensemble presents its 2017 Cabaret Concert, “Pops! Goes The Weasel” on Friday, June 23 at 8 p.m. The band will perform a mix of pop music, called by organizers a “pop-pourri,” with some added jazz in the Mississippi Room at the historic Lafayette Hotel, located at 2223 El Cajon Blvd. in North Park.

The evening will include music from movies, popular band literature, as well as a classic ’60s symphonic rock piece. Ria Carey, a popular local performer of both musical theater and nightclubs, will be featured as a special guest, joining the ensemble for some jazz and a musical number from “The Little Mermaid.” Read More

Calendar: June 9 – 22, 2017

Posted: June 9th, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, June 9 – Sunday, June 11

FilmOut San Diego’s 19th LGBT Film Festival: FilmOut San Diego presents a fun weekend of film celebrating the LGBT community. The festival will kick off with Del Shores’ ‘Sordid Lives’ sequel “A Very Sordid Wedding.” See the full line up at bit.ly/2rM6YvT and buy tickets at bit.ly/2rlvDaA for $10-45 per show. Times vary. The Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave. Visit tinyurl.com/y9vvm98h. Read More

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