Mallika Menon

Inspired by her father, Mallika Menon ended up in the Mission District pursuing a career in journalism production. Her first impression of the Mission was that the predominant Hispanic community resembles the Indian community back in Delhi. Menon never visited the Mission before, but she knows she will enjoy it.

Stories by Mallika

A Day of Digital Detox

“I try to stay away from my computer sometimes. But it’s tough,” says Jae Lee, a student at the Academy of Art University.

Whimsical Wheels

Jason Broemmel, a metal fabricator at Complete Fabrications, spends all his free time creating one-of-a-kind bicycles. Keep an eye out for his Dragon bike, Golden...

Sounds of the Mission

Mission Loc@l wanted to know: What sounds do we hear every day in the Mission? Mallika Menon gives us a little tour of the sounds...

Mission Sewer Bike Tour

16th Street and Harrison: ground zero. En Español