Tag Archives: 24th street

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...
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...
Curry Up Now is one of 38 restaurants to open on a nine-block stretch of Valencia since 2008.

Does the Mission Have Too Many Restaurants?

*+-It’s 2:30 on a Monday afternoon and only two diners are enjoying the Indian-fusion street food at Curry Up Now, which opened on Valencia between 17th and 18th in February. “Business has been okay,” says...