Have you had your home inspected for lead recently? If you’re anything like most San Franciscans, the answer is probably no. But consider this: 94 percent of the city’s houses were built before 1978, when the federal government banned lead-based paint. This puts urban dwellers — especially kids — at high risk for contracting lead […]
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The fight against poverty in the Mission gained strength this morning with the opening of San Francisco’s first SparkPoint Center at Plaza Adelante on 19th and Mission streets, community organizers said. “With one in five Bay Area families struggling to make ends meet, expanding SparkPoint is an important part of United Way’s efforts to cut […]
The Mission Economic Development Agency moves to a new building, establishing a nonprofit HQ on Mission Street.
Borderlands Café on Valencia Street doesn’t have Wi-Fi, bit it does have an environment where people can actually talk to each other.
Vendors sell jewelery, crafts and more outside the BART station.
Obama’s stimulus fails most Mission District businesses. By NANCY LÓPEZ
BY RIGOBERTO HERNANDEZ
Immigrant street vendors struggle in the recession, but they’ve had it worse on the street. By RIGOBERTO HERNANDEZ
More New Stores on Mission St.
Is buying a home in the Mission wishful thinking?