Leading Ex-Gay Activist Caught On Vacation With 'Rent Boy'Rekers

The Miami New Times reported in its May 4, 2010 issue that on April 13, 2010, George Rekers, a major anti-gay figure, was encountered and photographed at Miami International Airport returning from an extended overseas trip with a twenty-year-old "rent boy."

According to the Miami New Times, Rekers took a young man he met on Rentboy.com to Europe. In the article, the “rent boy” said that Rekers "likes younger guys to hang out with."

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Hearings Held on Bill that Provides Tax Relief for Same Sex CouplesAssemblymember Kevin de León

by Boyce Hinman

Hearings have been held on AB 2735 that would protect some same sex couples from property tax increases on their home by the Assembly Revenue and Tax Committee. The hearings were held Monday, May 3, however a final decision on the bill, by the Committee, was put off until at least the week of May 9.

AB 2735, introduced by Assemblymember Kevin de León (AD 45), says that upon the death of one co-owner of property, the transfer of the deceased’s half of the property to the other co-owner, would not be a change of ownership. So, the death of one of the co-owners would not result in an increase in property taxes on the property.


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New Smartphone App Offers GaydarO.W.T.

If Grindr is getting to be a grind, O.W.T. Mobile now offers to make life – and meeting guys – easier all around the world with the introduction of its first mobile application.

O.W.T. is a premium suite of mobile applications for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad and Android that allows men to discover events, entertainment and each other from anywhere around the world.

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Sacramento G&L Center Appoints New Executive Director 
Wendy Hill

After a three-month search that included over fifty applicants, the Sacramento Gay & Lesbian Center has selected Wendy Rea Hill as its new Executive Director.

“We are excited that Wendy has accepted our invitation to serve as the new Executive Director,” said Gail Mancarti, the Center’s Board President. “We believe she brings the right combination of talents that will help us expand programs and make the Center a highly respected location for advocating and building our community.”

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CHEER SF Named 2010 SF Pride Organizational Community Grand MarshalCHEER SF

The San Francisco LGBT Pride Celebration Committee announced that CHEER SF is the 2010 Organizational Community Grand Marshal, a title the community bestows upon one organization that has made an exceptional contribution to the LGBT community in recent years.

CHEER SF performs high energy cheerleading routines for over one million people nation-wide and internationally every year. It is the largest, most visible, most fiscally successful and longest-running community-based, non-profit, adult cheerleading team in the world.

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