At Issue: Pride ProgressKPIX 5's Phil Matier discusses LGBT progress in the 50 years since Stonewall with state senator Scott Wiener (D-S.F.)
SF Gears Up For Pride Parade 2019The barricades were up, the glitter is ready and the countdown to San Francisco's biggest party of the year is on. Betty Yu was in San Francisco where all the preparations are just about done.
San Francisco Kicks Off Full Weekend of Pride FestivitiesPride weekend is in full swing and KPIX 5's Betty Yu reports from Civic Center Plaza which will become "Celebration Plaza" for Pride. (6-28-19)
Countdown to Pride: San Francisco Kicks Into High Gear With Year's Biggest Party NearPride weekend, San Francisco's biggest party of the year, kicks off. Andria Borba reports from the Castro. (6-27-19)
City of Pride: San Francisco Led Nation in Decades of LGBT ProgressThis June, the City by the Bay can take a little bit more pride in Pride: a lot of historic firsts involving the LGBT community took place here. Joe Vazquez reports (6-23-19)
Shawna Virago Plays The Fresh Meat Festival In SFSinger, songwriter Shawna Virago talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about San Francisco's 18th Annual Fresh Meat Festival featuring transgender and queer dance, theatre, music and comedy performances, at Z-Space, June 20-22. For tickets go to freshmeatproductions.org.
Mt. Eden High School Student Helping To Create A Safe Space For LGBTQ StudentsMt. Eden High School student Robert Green grew up advocating for himself when no one else could. Now he works to help other LGBTQ students find a safe space to be themselves. Michelle Griego reports for Students Rising Above.
Netflix ‘Tales of the City’ Reboot Set for Pride Month DebutArmistead Maupin's series of novels which feature LGBT themes and a San Francisco landmark are getting renewed interest during Pride month with the debut of a new miniseries on Netflix. Jackie Ward reports. (6-6-19)
East Bay LGBT Teens Gather At 25th Annual Gay PromTeens in Alameda had a blast at the 25th Annual Gay Prom held at Chabot College. It was hosted by the Hayward Lambda Youth Project.
LGBT Advocates Vow to Fight Trump's Proposed Transgender ACA RollbacksLGBT advocates are vowing to fight the Trump Administration proposal to roll back protections for transgender people in the Affordable Care Act. Devin Fehely reports. (5-24-19)
Dublin Officials Decline to Fly Rainbow Pride Flag at City HallDublin city leaders voted down a plan to raise the rainbow flag at city hall during Pride month. John Ramos reports. (5-23-19)
1000s Turn Out For Silicon Valley Pride FestivalThe Silicon Valley Pride Festival got underway in San Jose. Andrea Nakano was there as thousands came out to celebrate.
Folclórico Dance Group in San Jose Puts Unique Spin on TraditionThe Ensamble Folclórico Colibri dance group is made up of mostly LGBT community in San Jose and they are partnering with a traditional folklórico troupe from Jalisco to perform dances with twists: two men or two women dancing in what is traditionally a female-male pairing, Devin Fehely reports. (8-15-18)
2018 Pride Parade Highlights: Community and CorporationsCommunity and education organizations, along with corporate giants like Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook, filled Market Street with colorful floats, music and dancing for the 2018 Pride parade. (6-24-18)
2018 Pride Parade Highlights: Celebrity Grand Marshals, Warriors TrophyLiam Mayclem received a lesson in how to "vogue" by S.F. Pride celebrity grand marshal Jose Xtravaganza as KPIX cameras caught the Warriors recently-won NBA championship trophy carried by Pride sponsor Kaiser Permanente. (6-24-18)
2018 Pride Parade Highlight: Community Grand MarshalKPIX 5's Jackie Ward spoke to S.F. Pride community grand marshal Brian "Chickpea" Busta whose colorful costume was a testament to recycling. (6-24-18)
2018 Pride Parade Highlights: Politics and PrideA roundup of some of the issues advocates and local politicians who marched in this year's San Francisco Pride parade: state senator Kevin de Leon, U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom and state senator Scott Wiener. (6-24-18)
2018 Pride Parade Highlight: Dykes on BikesDykes on Bikes kick off the San Francisco Pride parade. (6-24-18)
Pride Weekend Gets Underway In San FranciscoPride Weekend in San Francisco kicked off with a day of festivities. Katie Nielsen shows us last-minute preparations underway for Sunday's big Pride Parade.
Trans March Kicks Off SF Pride Weekend CelebrationsThe Trans March is one of the largest transgender events in the country. Katie Nielsen reports. (6-22-18)
Deceased Dykes on Bikes Founder Remembered on 40th Pride AnniversaryDykes on Bikes founder Soni Wolf died in April. Wolf started riding in 1978 and helped lead a 12-year fight to get "Dykes on Bikes" trademarked. Jackie Ward reports. (6-22-18)
Leather Community Celebrates Designated District at SF PrideLast month, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors officially recognized a designated area of SoMa as the “Leather and LGBTQ Cultural District.” Ken Bastida reports. (6-21-18)
Supreme Court Sides with Colorado Baker on Same-Sex Wedding CakeA long-awaited ruling from the Supreme Court: the justices sided with a baker who refused to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple. Katie Nielsen reports. (6-4-18)
State Insurance Commissioner Investigates Complaint That Insurers Discriminate Against Gay MenCalifornia's insurance commissioner is looking into an allegation that some insurance companies are discriminating against gay men. Maria Medina reports. (2-15-18)