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Protesters of Police Violence Blockade Mission Station

-+*For more than four hours Monday morning, protesters blocked the entrance to Mission Police Station as part of an action against officer-involved shootings in the city and in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement....
Police follow the procession on the anniversary of Alex Nieto's death, keeping a short distance.

Police Shooting Anniversary Brings Community, Lowriders to the Streets

-+*On the first anniversary of Alejandro “Alex” Nieto’s death, more than a hundred people took to the streets of the Mission with his family and friends, to show solidarity with Nieto’s kin and remember him by the...
Dan Hirsch and Andrea Valencia chat housing and fire safety on Listen Local. Photo by Laura Wenus.

Listen Local: Inside the Planning Commission

-+*Listen Local is Mission Local in audio form. We record live on a biweekly webcast at BFF.fm every other Thursday morning at 9:30 a.m. First on the agenda this week’s episode is an excerpt from a...
The gate of the corner store at 24th and Treat Avenue is full of flowers after Mohamed Shaibi and his daughter Amal, 13, succumbed to their wounds. Photo by Andrea Valencia

After Fire, Shaibi Family Searching for 2-Bedroom in Mission

-+*Over the past few days, the gate of Maurice’s Corner Store below the apartment where a two-alarm fire took the lives of Mohamed Shaibi and his 13-year old daughter, Amal, has become a shrine covered...