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Print Calendar: Jan. 5 – Jan. 18, 2018

Posted: January 5th, 2018 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, Jan. 5
Glitz and Glam at LIPS: Join Tootie every Friday and Saturday as your host for an over-the-top glamorous drag show with big hair, high heels and lots of duct tape. First dinner seating 6:30 and 7 p.m., second seating 9:30 and 9:45 p.m. $10 cover and $15 food minimum. Reservations required. 21 and up. Lips, 3036 El Cajon Blvd., North Park.

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Calendar: Dec. 22, 2017 – Jan. 4, 2018

Posted: December 22nd, 2017 | Calendar, Opinion & News | No Comments

Friday, Dec. 22 Dick the Halls: Kick off your Christmas weekend with a San Diego Kings Club Holiday Show! It’s not Santa’s usual elves but definitely some of his favorites and you can see who’s been naughty or nice while they rock the house and dick the halls. $5 gets you in and there will be door prizes for some lucky guests. 7–9:30 p.m., Gossip Grill, 1220 University Ave. in Hillcrest.

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Gay News Briefs: Dec. 22, 2017

Posted: December 22nd, 2017 | Gay News Briefs, News, Opinion & News | 1 Comment

PRIDE BY THE BEACH SEEKS NEW DIRECTOR The North County LGBTQ Resource Center is seeking a director to head Pride by the Beach, the annual LGBTQ festival in Oceanside. The contracted position is considered part-time for most of the year, but becomes full time in the three months prior to Pride. Salary range will be $13,000 to $17,500, according to the job posting.

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Editorial: #BreaktheSilence

Posted: December 8th, 2017 | Editorial, Opinion & News | 1 Comment

By Morgan M. Hurley

Every 98 seconds a woman is sexually assaulted.

That is a harrowing statistic. I’ve been inspired to write an opinion piece on sexual assault ever since the trove of shocking allegations from dozens of accusers brought Harvey Weinstein down and social media exploded with personal stories that connected women across the nation through the hashtag suggested by actress Alyssa Milano, #MeToo.

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