Since the 1950s, Dore Studio’s Audrey Revell and her daughter Patty Alvarez have turned Mission’s lassies into ladies.

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Caroline Bins recently parachuted into the Mission from Amsterdam and has already climbed into a San Francisco Municipal Transit Authority vehicle with city workers to discuss the neighborhood. One of them, Amaya, was born and raised here. She explains she used to hang with the wrong crowd and also shares her favorite Mission salsa venues with her.

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  1. Dore never mentioned their other business: document fraud. The fake ID sellers who use Dore’s facilities rip off undocumented immigrants daily.

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