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Guys Like Us to Offer Scholarship

Guys Like Us (GLU) will be awarding two community leaders with two $1,000 college scholarships. The recipients must be a San Diego resident enrolling or currently enrolled at a college, university or trade/vocational institution.

Standoff: Manchester Boycott Leadership vs American Historical Association

After the passing of Proposition 8, LGBT members of the AHA brought forth the issue at a smaller annual conference of the AHA last January. As a result, the AHA adopted a resolution, full of ways the they could step into the conversation. Much to the chagrin of the boycott leadership, moving their annual meeting from the Manchester Grand Hyatt was not one of them.

Mayor Proposes 18-Month Budget to Tackle Recession-Driven Deficit Immediately

Last month, Sanders asked city departments to identify budget cuts that would collectively address the budget deficit. The approximately 27 percent in cuts offered by each department included closing 20 fire stations, laying off hundreds of sworn police officers and fire fighters, and year-round closures of 11 libraries, 10 recreation centers and four swimming pools.

Repaired Bridges Ready for Holiday Drivers

If you are headed “over the river and through the woods to grandmother’s house” on Thanksgiving, your trip just got a little safer now that repairs are completed on seven local bridges as a result of federal stimulus funds.

San Diego Pride Seeks Youth Organizer

San Diego Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Pride is now accepting applications for its 2010 Youth Organizer paid internship position. The internship for a high school senior is part of Pride's resolution to further involve LGBT youth into the long-term planning of Pride's annual celebrations and year-round programs.

Bob Nelson Named Chair of Convention Center Board

Bob Nelson, former chair of the San Diego LGBT Community Center’s Board of Directors, was recently selected as chair of the San Diego Convention Center Corporation Board of Directors.