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Mayor Sanders to testify in federal Prop 8 case

Sanders, who is scheduled to testify at 8:30 a.m., will later address reporters on the courthouse steps in San Francisco, where the case is being heard.

Pride Board reinstates two former board members, other candidates “still being considered”

Former Board members can be reinstated with full voting privileges, but other candidates must wait until the end of a 12-week candidacy period. Said Board Secretary Carl Worrell, “[And Princetta, Karim and I] will not waive the 12-week voting-stay because people like you have bit our ass for waiving bylaws, so we are not going to waive bylaws anymore.”

Mayor announces big savings for city coffers

Mayor Jerry Sanders has announced that the city can save 55% -- roughly $1.5 million a year – by bidding out its Help Desk and desk-top support services to a private company.

Local LGBT groups partner with Red Cross

Canvass for a Cause and coalition partners Courage Campaign, Marriage Equality USA, Equality California, the San Diego Alliance for Marriage Equality, Empowering Spirits Foundation, and the San Diego Equality Campaign invite the community to join them in helping the victims of the earthquake in Haiti last Tuesday.

Disney under pressure to endorse ex-gay therapy

Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays & Gays (PFOX), a non-profit organization with chapters in 23 states, including one in San Diego, is pressuring The Walt Disney Company to support the ex-gay community.