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Jene Rita Alviar, the executive director of Mission Education Projects, Inc., cuts the ribbon at the launch of Garfield Park's new youth book corner.

Garfield Park Has a New Book Corner for Kids

*+-About 40 kids visited the Youth Community Center at Garfield Square Park on Tuesday for the grand opening of its new lending library, courtesy of the Mission police station. In the corner of a clubhouse...

People & Twitter Make the World Go Round

*+-As one gloomy and chilly day spills into another, so do customers at Borderlands Books’ new café. It’s very nice to see what’s blossoming in that space sans internet – a young man bent over...
Inside the empty Fashion Emporium on Mission Street. The owner said that if business doesn't pick up he might close next year.

Mission Merchants – Worst Christmas Ever!

*+-Amid small signs of economic recovery, Mission District merchants report poor sales or small gains.
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Love in the Middle Ages – Chapter 3

*+-In our Sunday Fiction series, Lisa goes to Iceland. "The towels were so rough, I mistook them for loofah sponges."