Tag Archives: mission district

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...
Old station at Valencia

Mission’s New Condos Built Atop Old Gas Stations (and Leaky Gas Tanks)

*+-Amid so much new development in the city, it would be easy for the 42 condos proposed for the corner of 23rd and Valencia to become but a footnote in the stacks of building proposals...
A local shopper peruses the gourmet selections at Bi-Rite Market. Photo: Sarah McClure

Love in the Middle Ages

*+-I  hear a lot of carping about Click City, the SF Chronicle’s new  fiction series.  My favorite is still Love in the Middle Ages by Sandra Salmans, which we first published on October 24, 2009.  Click City’s...