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41st Annual Nicky Award nominees announced

The 41st annual Nicky Awards are on Sunday, November 13, at the Handlery Hotel in Mission Valley.

Every year the Nick Awards honor those in San Diego who have given their time and effort to positively affect the LGBT community. 

From Outstanding New Business, to Woman of the Year and everything in between, the Nicky's have become a way to show appreciation for those who make a difference. 

Get a glimpse into the world of 'Puppy Play'

Those who belong to the Puppy Play community may express their interest in and/or relationship with the fetish in many different ways

“Puppy Play” is a subset of BDSM culture that involves a person or persons taking on the “primal” role and mentality of a canine and exploring nonhuman desires and headspace via that experience.

San Diego Planning Commission will discuss the Uptown Community Plan

Closed for 30 years, Pernicano's in Hillcrest still takes up space.

On Thursday October 6, at 9 am, the San Diego Planning Commission will address their views on the Uptown Community Plan.

The results of this plan, once agreed upon, will ultimately affect the way Hillcrest develops in the future.  

ADOPT ME! Take Adam Home!

Adam is available for adoption through the San Diego Humane Society.

Adam is a Domestic Longhair/Mix, Male. He is 11-weeks-old. I.D. #219652

About me:

Playful and fun-loving, my kitten antics will provide endless entertainment and brighten even the gloomiest of days.

I approach life with lots of curiosity and enthusiasm which keeps me excited about the world around me all day long!

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Limiting access to state ID cards hinders LGBT homeless youth

LGBT homeless youth who can't get access to state ID cards might be falling short of their potential.

Although a citizen is not breaking the law if he or she doesn’t carry a state-issued identification card, they are however required to show them when getting a job, traveling, cashing checks and entering some buildings.

However, there is a problem with LGBT homeless youth not having easy access to them, and that could render them powerless in getting their lives back together.

Urban Mo's wants to make 'America Fabulous Again!'

Watch the Hillary and Trump presidential debate at Urban Mo's on Sept. 27.

This has been on whirlwind presidential cycle with one candidate who may make history as the first woman to rule from the desk in the Oval Office and the other stirring up provocative ideals and anti-LGBT vitriol.

A small note to the community from Stephen Whitburn

A small note of thanks from Stephen Whitburn

In light of last night's public outcry for his return to the Pride board, Stephen Whitburn wrote a small note to the community this evening: 

"I want to say how deeply grateful I am for your expressions of how meaningful you've found the work we've all done together.

The Nicky Awards return after having to reschedule

The 41st Annual Nicky Awards honors those for thier achievements in the LGBT community.

Get ready for the one night when the stars of the San Diego LGBT community come out as The Nicky Awards return for their 41st year. 

This prestigious event will be held on Sunday, Nov. 13, at the Handlery Hotel in Mission Valley.

Organizers had to postpone the show until later this year to find a new awards venue after a snafu happened with the original one.