Laura Wenus

Stories by Laura

La Cocina Preps to Feed 50,000

With some 50,000 guests expected, La Cocina is simmering with preparations for Saturday’s Street Food Festival on Folsom Street. The annual event, one of the...

Imagine the Mission, Run by Teens

Southern Exposure’s annual summer educational project opens its exhibition on Wednesday, and it’s a whole new city. Well, almost. The art produced during the Mission...

Attention Immigrants: Know Your Rights

Causa Justa::Just Cause (CJJC), a San Francisco and Oakland-based human rights organization that assists low-income residents with needs from housing to social justice, will host a...

Gun Violence: Data Shows Decrease

While some residents point to a disconcerting amount of violence in the Mission District, there’s been a slight downward trend in shootings and gun violence...