Jonathan Siegel gives life to one of the vacant storefronts on Valencia Street, turning it into Viracocha Creation Factory, a space for art and artists in the Mission District. Mission Loc@l was there for its grand opening.
Housing, property, and space in general are prized commodities, especially in San Francisco. Nancy López gets to cover the stories that inevitably grow out of the cracks in the vacant storefronts, aging buildings and limited affordable housing - to name a few of the issues - found throughout the Mission District. She welcomes any story ideas readers may have.More by Nancy López