Ross Torres

Stories by Ross

McSweeney’s Book Release Party Tonight

McSweeney’s is celebrating the release of John Brandon’s latest novel, “A Million Heavens,” tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Amnesia, 853 Valencia St. The book is about a piano prodigy...

Homeless Outreach Program Seeks Counselor

At The Crossroads, a local organization fighting youth homelessness, is seeking a bilingual outreach counselor. Outreach counselors walk the streets of the Mission and downtown/Tenderloin...

SFMTA Approves Bryant Street Changes

The Sustainable Streets Division of San Francisco's Municipal Transportation Agency gave the go-ahead for the proposed construction of two landscaped medians, new parallel parking and...

Stop! Ask. Two-Wheeled Delivery Man

Stop! Ask is a Mission Loc@l feature that does exactly what it says: when something looks particularly interesting, we stop and ask, “What the heck is...

Weekend Crime Recap: Two Robberies

Saturday A man’s home was burglarized early Saturday morning at Fair Oaks and 22nd streets, police reported. Police received a call at 5:30 a.m. reporting...