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San Diego Pride announces 2021 Spirit of Stonewall honorees

San Diego Pride announces 2021 Spirit of Stonewall honorees

The first time I went to the Spirit of Stonewall Rally was in 2000. It was only a few weeks before that I had been homeless and living in my car. Local community activist Benny Cartwright and his mother saved my life by taking me into their home.

Looking for a job? The City of San Diego has several openings

Looking for a job? The City of San Diego has several openings

As the country emerges from the COVID-19 pandemic, more San Diegans will be looking to find meaningful employment. In response, the City of San Diego is devoting resources to help get people back to work and provide high-quality services to the public.

The Center to launch Black Services Program

The Center to launch Black Services Program

In a year wrought with heartache and loss, tomorrow, Tuesday, May 25, 2021 stands out, as it marks one year since the murder of George Floyd at the hands of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin.

Demi Lovato reveals that they are non-binary

Demi Lovato reveals that they are non-binary

Popular singer and actress Demi Lovato let followers know earlier today via Twitter that they identify as nonbinary and will use 'they/them/theirs' pronouns from here on out.

Lovato, who released their first album "Don't Forget" in 2008, is well-known for their music and acting roles, but for also speaking out about mental health and addiction topics. 

San Diego City Council approves extension of Temporary Outdoor Business Operations

San Diego City Council approves extension of Temporary Outdoor Business Operations
In an effort to continue supporting businesses as they recover from the economic impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, the San Diego City Council has unanimously approved an extension of interim urgency ordinances to allow the City’s Temporary Outdoor Business Operation (TOBO) permit program to continue. 
 

Hillcrest CityFest is back for 2021!

Hillcrest CityFest is back for 2021!

The Hillcrest Business Association (HBA) shared last week that they will bring Hillcrest CityFest this year, scheduled for Sunday, Aug. 8 from 12 noon to 11 pm. 

GLAAD releases Social Media Safety Index

GLAAD releases Social Media Safety Index

This week, GLAAD released the findings of its inaugural Social Media Safety Index (SMSI), an analysis of LGBTQ user safety across five major social media platforms: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube, and TikTok, and the first-ever tech-industry baseline of LGBTQ user safety. Results from the Index debuted during a special segment on Axios on HB