Saturday, October 31, 2020

Tag: HIV

Margaret Cho hits the streets to raise money for homeless people

By Denise Sullivan DECEMBER 8, 2014---“If you have, give. If you need, take.” That’s comedian and San Francisco native Margaret Cho's simple, seasonal message to the people of her hometown, and...

Tom’s Town: Campos, Ello — and some great carnitas

By Tom Temprano SEPTEMBER 26, 2014 -- David Campos is, to borrow a favorite basketball phrase of mine, ON FIRE this September. I’m not just saying this because he has...

Tom’s Town: Back on the Chain Game

By Tom Temprano We’re back on the chain/not-chain game of AIDS Healthcare Foundation’s attempted pharmacy on Castro Street. I wrote about the controversy in detail in a previous Tom’s Town...

Tom’s Town: Remembering Harvey Milk and fighting the NRA

Last Thursday, Harvey Milk was celebrated, on what would have been his 84th birthday, everywhere from San Francisco to Washington DC -- and in mailboxes across America! The Postal...

Tom’s Town: Another chain store in the Castro?

By Tom Temprano Behemoth businesses masquerading as mom-and-pops are nothing new in San Francisco. Last year, Jack Spade tried to skirt the city’s formula-retail restrictions by claiming it fell below...

Tom’s Town: Pass the Pipe, Ed

By Tom Temprano Mayor Ed Lee and his Department of Public Health have been exercising poor etiquette in their refusal to pass the pipe over the last couple weeks. After...