Lydia Chávez

Professor/Managing Editor

Love reporting, editing and living in the Mission. Teaching too. Favorite places in the Mission change all the time. Lately mine are San Carlos, Lexington, and Bartlett - the small streets just off Valencia.

Stories by Lydia

Preserving Calle 24

  The SF Chronicle writes about the preservation of 24th Street’s Latino character, which Erick Arguello and others have been working on for some time....

Good Morning Mission!

  It is 7 a.m., 50° and headed to 59 or so°. Details for the next 10 days are here. It doesn’t really warm up again until...

ICHI Sushi Gets Some Love

  Michael Bauer visited the new location of ICHI Sushi at 3282 Mission St.  On two nights, we hopscotched around the menu, getting suggestions from...

Homeless Budget

  The S.F. Chronicle reports that despite spending $167 million a year on the homeless, the city is not having a whole lot of luck...