TransLatinas, a club of City College of San Francisco's Mission campus, host workshops on self-esteem, safe sex and spirituality to help transgender women. En Español
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Listen to the stories of two women.
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Tagged bersath verdugo, CCSF, City College of San Francisco, Marina Prado, mission campus, mission district, rosa ramirez, transgeder, TransLatinas
Mission District transgender Latinas work to combat homophobia in the Latino Community. En Español
The Guatemalan immigrant wants to sing opera professionally.
So far readers have weighed in with chaotic, underfunded, unpredictable and great. And you? What do you think of when we say Muni?
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Tagged mission district, mission local, muni, Natalie Leal, riders, rosa ramirez, San Francisco
City College of San Francisco held hearings last week to tackle the achievement gap between students of color and their white and Asian counterparts.
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Achievement gap hearings begin Tuesday at City College. En Español
Ms. Teriosa is very old and very particular about grammar. En Español
And how Mission District businesses are responding. En Español
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Tagged Bellot Idovia Foundation, dolores street community services, earthquake, Haiti, Haitian community, Ifonia Gelin, Jim Thelusma, mission district, mission local, Pan American Health Organization, Partners in Health, rosa ramirez, San Franciscans, Senator Leland Yee, Van De House, Wilfred Bellot
Regulars at La Taza Café find community, friendship.
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Update: The man found inside his Mission Hotel room was a victim of homicide, police said.
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Tagged Homicide, mission district, Mission Hotel, mission local, Robert Velarde, Rodney Curiel, rosa ramirez, San Francisco, san francisco police department, Sgt. Wilfred Williams
Mission Police District leaders said Wednesday they're trying to curve crime by going after gangs and drug dealers. En Español
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