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Thief Caught With Bait Bike

Lonnie Pierce, a career thief with a rap sheet that goes back to the 90s, was arrested in the Mission on Tuesday after stealing one of San Francisco’s bait bikes. The SFPD’s Anti Bike Theft program announced the arrest on its Twitter page, where it also encourages victims of bike theft to post images and descriptions of their […]

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Neighborhood notes: development meeting tonight, Mercedes Benz, and bike baiting

Meeting tonight on a new entertainment center The developers of a new project, the “Albion on 16th,” will hold a community meeting tonight (Friday) to check in about their plans to develop the Superior Auto Body Shop into a single-tenant combination restaurant/entertainment event center.  The meeting will be at the Mission District Station at 6 […]

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Mission Bicycle hopes to end bike theft with GPS

Cyclists who have had their bikes stolen might be familiar with a video of a San Francisco Police Department bike theft specialist luring a bike thief with a GPS-tracked bait bike. Well, if Mission Bicycle Company has its way, that kind of tech will be standard in bicycles of the future. The Valencia Street boutique […]

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As Bikes Boom, Competition Increases

Relatively flat, close to downtown, and sunny, the Mission is a particularly attractive corner of San Francisco for cyclists, and an increasingly rich mix of bike shops competes for the neighborhood’s ever-growing numbers of cyclists. While online shopping has increased, bike shops—it appears—remain more popular than ever. When Mission Local looked at bike shops during the […]

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@MLNow: Ice Cream Social at #Bi Rite … More @MLNow: SNAP: Abandoned http://t.co/YdEUbDYt … More @MLNow: Second Mission Local Video Workshop! http://t.co/9qxvCvhT … More @MLNow: @mfapr Hi! You can get your ticket for our video workshop here: … More @MLNow: Want to learn how to shoot on a DSLR and edit video? Join @MLNow’s vi… […]

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@MLNow: Ice Cream Social at #Bi Rite … More @MLNow: SNAP: Abandoned http://t.co/YdEUbDYt … More @MLNow: Second Mission Local Video Workshop! http://t.co/9qxvCvhT … More @MLNow: @mfapr Hi! You can get your ticket for our video workshop here: … More @MLNow: Want to learn how to shoot on a DSLR and edit video? Join @MLNow’s vi… […]

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Men use “simulated gun” to rob man of car in SF Mission

Police report two suspects of an unknown age used a “simulated gun” to rob a 37-year-old man of his car and cellphone on 23rd and Shotwell streets early Thursday morning. At around 3:45 a.m., the suspects approached the victim while he was stopped an intersection. One of the suspects pretended to have a gun and […]