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Listen Local: Thanksgiving Story Hour

*+-Happy Holidays! The Mission Local crew is (mostly) out of the office, and we hope you’re catching some vacation time as well. For our Thanksgiving edition, we decided we would share some stories that our...
An inconspicuous office building on Mission Street deals with some of the city's most troubled residents.

Mental Health Battle On

*+-"The more you get to know someone, the more you don't look at them and think, 'The police arrested you naked and defecating in the middle of the street.'" says Walter Glaser, an employment specialist...
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Shotwell Residents Ambivalent About Newsom’s Sit/Lie Plan

*+-Most residents say they would rather see the drunks who hang out nearby rehabilitated. If pushed out, residents fear, they'll only return or go elsewhere. En Español
Delma spends most days with baby Elmer in the family's $600-a-month hotel room.

A Family Home In An SRO

*+-San Francisco is a city with a serious affordable housing deficit. As more families suffer from job loss and slashed hours, many are turning to single room occupancy hotels for shelter.En Español