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SDGLN Weekly Wrap: August 26 - Sept. 1, 2017

Here is everything we covered this week in San Diego Gay and Lesbian News.
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SDPIX

NEWS

A California bakery refused to make a cake, for not just one couple, but two. Which calls into question if that is legal under Califonia's anti-discrimination laws. 

A homeowner caught an intruder by surprise after he discovered him showering in his supposedly empty home. 

The week-long heat wave affected San Diego schools as over 50 of them announced minimum days across the county. 

Gay Trump supporters protested at Charlotte Pride because they were refused a float entry which supported the president. 

Our own Nicole Murray- Ramirez was honored in Canada once again for his LGBT work in North America.

A male lion is caught "mating" with another male in these photos taken at a wildlife preserve. 

School kids in New Mexico photo shop KKK hoods into a photo which happens to contain an African American student in the middle. 

COMMENTARY

The Log Cabin Republicans of San Diego released a statement about Donald Trump's transgender military ban.

A student at Columbia University says his professor uses homophobic literature in his Arab Politics class. 

CAUSES

The devastation that left parts of Texas underwater after Hurricane Harvey struck left many people homeless. Here is how you can help them recover

ENTERTAINMENT

Jinx Mirage is Out  & About in this last official weekend of summer. He's headed to Matinee and other places on this four-day weekend. 

Caitlyn Jenner attended a trans chorus event and was called out by trans activist Ashlee Preston in front of the crowd. 

"Will & Grace" are back. Watch this new extended trailer for the upcoming season. 

Kathy Griffin is starting a new tour and she announced this week that she really isn't sorry for the whole decapitated Trump head incident three months ago. 

Our own Jean Lowerison got caught up in the humor and politics of "The North Plan" at the ion theatre BLKBOX. Here's her review

SOCIAL

We have your guide to Matinee San Diego right HERE. Bookmark it for easy access to information and locations of each event. We also announced the winners of the SDPIX VIP pass contest.  

Even more winners announced!  This time eight people won $50 gift certificates to Martinis Above Fourth. 

The iconic nightclub Numbers is closing forever on September 10, organizers have created one last party

The Nicky Awards sets a date and hires a new producer

Former employee at Hale Media, Ken St. Pierre and his partner, welcomed their first baby into the world. 

About 60 people attended a meeting in Bankers Hill to discuss the location and design of the San Diego AIDS Memorial. 

This adorable black cat named Aquarius is ready to leave the San Diego Humane Society and into a good home.  

HEALTH, WELLNESS, AND SPORTS

A recent outbreak of hepatitis A has San Diego worried, but they are working aggressively on the problem. They offer tips on how to avoid catching the virus. 

UPCOMING FEATURED EVENTS

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? See our list of featured events below, and click HERE for a complete list of events.

SDPIX presents Top of the Bay With DJ Rick Betta

Matinee San Diego: LaLeche! at Rich's

Matinee San Diego: Heat! at The Lafayette Hotel

Matinee San Diego: Pervert XXL at Spin

Euphoria at Rich's Featuring La Bouche

Matinee San Diego: Pump! at The Lafayette Hotel

Matinee San Diego: Air Force at Music Box

Matinee San Diego: Action! Afterhours Party at Spin

Matinee San Diego: Sunset Tea at The Lafayette Hotel

Bubbles & Cupcakes in Support of AIDS Walk San Diego at Babycakes

Suzanne Westenhoefer in Irresistible Humor at Martinis Above Fourth

SDPIX presents Top of the Bay with DJ Tristan Jaxx

10th Annual South Bay Pride

Shoshana Bean in Shoshana Bean Live! at Martinis Above Fourth

Last Martini Standing 4 Benefiting Mama's Kitchen

Bruce Vilanch in Uncensored at Martinis Above Fourth

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