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SDGLN Weekly Wrap: Dec 23 - Dec, 29 2017

Here is everything we covered in SDGLN this week.
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From NYE Massive 2016

NEWS

In what sounds like a plot to a Hollywood movie, a man in Australia reportedly pretended to be a doctor to “find a boyfriend” at a local hospital.

Zillow has forecast that San Diego renters are not going to see a break in rent prices in 2018; they will continue to rise significantly.

The brutal murder of two women and their children is being reported from the town of Troy, New York.

Local attorney Cory Briggs has been found by an appellate court to have not followed court orders and has been issued punishing sanctions according to inewsource.

COMMENTARY

Here are updates on the University Avenue Pipeline Replacement Project for Hillcrest and North Park areas of San Diego, with work occurring in phases at particular locations along the alignment of the project.

CAUSES

No longer is there a Presidential Advisory Council on HIV/AIDS (PCHA) at the White House. According to Newsweek, President Trump has let them go in a letter delivered by FedEx.

ENTERTAINMENT

This is a special New Years edition of "Out & About," the neighborhood is definitely ringing in 2018 with a bang and Jinx Mirage has all the details.

The drama of this Thai television commercial mimics the popular shows and manga graphic novels of the region.  

Ru Paul’s Drag Race season 9 winner Sasha Velour and Marlene Dietrich helped you search the internet on Wednesday.

Peterson Toscano isn’t letting the homophobic attitudes of Ugandan officials take away the message from the film in which he appears called Transfigurations—Transgressing Gender in the Bible. 

Google has 3.5 billion searches every day and they have released their most searched terms of 2017.

SOCIAL

Giving the proper send-off to 2017 comes in the form of “Euphoria’ this New Year’s Weekend and that means, "poppin' bottles in the ice" with chart-topper DEV.  

Baylee is a Domestic Short Hair/Mix Female who was brought in by her previous owner to the San Diego Humane Society and is currently looking for a new family. 

HEALTH

The humungous pro wrestler Mike Parrow who stands at 6’4” and weighs 300 pounds talked extensively about his coming out experience in an interview this week. 

Race car athlete Lewis Hamilton posted a video shaming his nephew to all of his 5M Instagram followers on Monday after the young lad donned a princess dress and fairy wand.

UPCOMING FEATURED EVENTS

Euphoria at Rich's

SDPIX Presents Top of the Bay at the Porto Vista Hotel

New Year's Eve Party at #1 Fifth Avenue

Emile Welman's New Year's Spectacular at Martinis Above Fourth

New Years Eve Party at the San Diego Eagle

New Year Celebration at Flicks

Lil' Havana New Years Eve Night at the Porto Vista Hotel

NYE Massive at Rich's

New Year's Day Brunch at Uptown Tavern

Inferno at Flicks

Techniche Blackout at Rich's

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