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  • Remembering George Moscone

    Remembering George Moscone
    Thirty years ago this week, on the morning that San Francisco Mayor George R. Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk were shot to death, I sat at my desk in City Hall and locked eyes with the killer. My boss, the mayor, was about to make a new appointment to...
  • School apologizes, let's 6th-grader give report on gay activist

    School apologizes, let's 6th-grader give report on gay activist
    A Ramona Unified sixth-grader has given her report on gay political icon Harvey Milk to her entire class after the school district apologized for previously limiting her presentation only to students whose parents signed a permission slip, it was reported...
  • Schwarzenegger vetoes bill restricting insurers' ability to cancel policies of sick patients

     
    Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed a measure that would have restricted the ability of insurance companies to cancel the policies of sick patients and signed into law a bill honoring Harvey Milk as he rushed to act on 704 bills before......
  • Saturday's TV Highlights: 'Always and Forever' on Hallmark

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Oct. 25 - 31 in PDF format This week's TV Movies REUNITED: High school sweethearts (Rena Sofer and Dean McDermott) meet again after 20 years in the TV romance 'Always......
  • Thursday's Highlights: Brennan and Booth investigate the death of an Amish youth

     
    Click here to download TV listings for the week of Jan 3 - 9, in PDF format This week's TV Movies GIFTED: The remains of an Amish youth are discovered near railroad tracks, and Brennan and Booth (Emily Deschanel, David......
  • James Franco as Allen Ginsberg: Tonight at Sundance

     
    Beat fans in Park City will be lining up tonight to see "Howl," the film about Allen Ginsberg's seminal poem and the censorship fight around it, starring James Franco. It's one of 16 films in dramatic competition at the Sundance......
  • Conservative lawmaker comes out of the closet. Is it really a big deal?

     
    State Sen. Roy Ashburn (R-Bakersfield) voted against a bill that would have allowed same-sex marriages in California. The bill was later vetoed by the governor. Ashburn also was among the minority in voting against legislation last year that designated...
  • Young SoCal playwrights have prizes, will travel, after Kennedy Center wins

     
    Two young Southern California playwrights got a boost from last week's 42nd annual Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival in Washington, D.C., picking up prizes that will afford them the chance to work at two of America's leading play-incubation...
  • Winners of Gold Derby Film Decade Awards announced

     
    Our forum posters are not content merely to bestow annual awards for the best film and TV. Now they look back over many years to declare the best of 2000-09. Yesterday they unveiled the winners of their Gold Derby Film Decade Awards. See reactions in this...
  • Effort to designate Ronald Reagan Day in California get bipartisan support. What do you think?

     
    California lawmakers appear to be backing an effort to designate Ronald Reagan Day in the state. Ronald Reagan Day would be Feb. 6 -- the birthday of the former actor, California governor and U.S. president. Dedicating a special day of......
  • Sharon and Kelly Osbourne invite you to celebrate Harvey Milk Day at their estate

     
    Sharon and Kelly Osbourne are showing their support of human rights by hosting a Harvey Milk Celebration on the Osbourne Hidden Hills estate on Saturday, May 22. And they want you there!...
  • Oscar likes to keep it real

    Oscar likes to keep it real
    " The Duchess." "W." " Changeling." " Defiance." "Frost/Nixon." "Milk." " Valkyrie." "Che." What do these films have in common, other than succinct titles? All are based on real people and events, and all happen to have release dates timed to award...