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Illustration by Molly Oleson.

A Teen Becomes a Casualty at 19

“My name is Cesar Bermudez, I was born and raised in San Francisco, Mission District.” Two years ago, a teenager introduced himself after several tries in front of a video camera. He was an intern...
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Día de los Muertos Participants Reflect on Lives of Those Lost

Last night droves of people came out to celebrate Día de los Muertos, the holiday that honors those who have died and a Mission District staple since the 1970s. There was a festival of altars...
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Back-to-School Special: Backpack Giveaway This Saturday

Help your child start the school year in style…for free! The Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services, the Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA), Target and other partners will give away 2,150 backpacks full of school supplies...

Mission Playgrounds at Top of the Class, But Dolores Park Fails

San Francisco playgrounds as a whole improved in the last two years. En Español

Soccer Moms in the Mission District-Latina Style

Husbands, kids and friends cheer Las Chivas Moms on at Garfield Park as the moms play--to win. BY BETTY BASTIDAS