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Empress Jose Julio Sarria remembered on fifth anniversary of his death

City Commissioner Nicole M. Ramirez has called Jose Julio Sarria "The Rosa Parks of the Gay Rights Movement."

This past weekend Commissioner Nicole Murray Ramirez flew to San Francisco to attend memorial events on the fifth anniversary of the death of LGBT activist Empress Jose Julio Sarria. 

In 1961 Sarria, a World War II veteran, made history when he became the first openly gay candidate to run for public office (San Francisco Board of Supervisors).

ADOPT ME! Take Bayou Home!

Bayou is available for adoption at the San Diego Humane Society.

Bayou is a Domestic Short Hair/Mix female and is 11 weeks old. I.D.  #444799

About me:

I was brought in by a Good Samaritan on July 17, 2018.

I'm a really shy kitten.

I would thrive in a home that understands how to take things slow with me. I would do best in a home with older, respectful children.

Moms answer some fun & difficult questions about having a gay son

Los Angeles based Matthew J. Dempsey had an interesting idea in that he wanted to bring his gay male friends and their mothers together for a mixer which included asking mom questions about what it was like to have a gay son. They all met up at STK in Los Angeles for this special day of one on ones, where the questions ranged from fun, to serious to awkward. 

ADOPT ME! Take Blossom Home!

I can be a little bit shy at first but once I get to know you, I live up to my name and I blossom like a flower.

Blossom is a Terrier/Mix, female approximately 2 years old. I.D. #446475

About me:

Hi there, my name is Blossom and I'm AWESOME!

I can be a little bit shy at first but once I get to know you, I live up to my name and I blossom like a flower.

Here is your CityFest guide for 2018

CityFest Art and Music Festival 2018 is on Sunday, August 12 from noon to 11 pm. 

Hillcrest CityFest is celebrating 35 years as San Diego's ultimate summer art and music festival. The event takes over 5th Avenue from noon to 11 pm on Sunday, August 12, with music, food, DJ's, arts, crafts, and thousands of people still glowing after another record-breaking San Diego Pride. 

Missing elderly Hillcrest man found, returned home safely

An 87-year-old Hillcrest resident is safely back at home after being reported missing on Monday.

The San Diego Police department issued an alert on Monday asking for the public’s help in finding Alfred “Al” Carver who suffers from Alzheimer’s and was last seen at about 3 pm in Hillcrest.