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Focusing on prevention: Zak Williams talks about supes’ mental health overhaul

At first glance, it’s hard to imagine what would bring two San Francisco supervisors and the son of the late Robin Williams onto the same stage on a chilly Wednesday night. But Supervisor Hillary Ronen, Supervisor Matt Haney, and Zak Williams stopped by Manny’s on 16th and Valencia to talk about something that touches many of our lives, and theirs more than most: mental health. 

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Workers at Mission Neighborhood Health Center say clinic not paying them enough — and hit the streets

Workers at Mission Neighborhood Health Center, a non-profit organization that provides health care services to low-income patients, hit the streets today. They, very publicly, demonstrated for higher wages and changes at their worksites — but say that the center’s management is refusing to address their concerns. 

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Distillations: Barrel Proof is an odd hybrid, with dozens of TVs … and super high-end cocktails. And it works. Sorta.

“Hey,” I said, before he went to make it. “So, I’m trying to figure this place out, and here’s the story I’m telling myself about it. This bar was founded by two guys, business partners, and one of them wanted to own a sports bar that would show all the other sports bars up, and the other guy wanted a chill-but-hip whiskey cocktail lounge. And instead of not making a bar together they just each did what they wanted to do, and this is the result.”

The bartender thought about it. “I like that story,” he finally said.

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What To Do

Fri 18

18 Reasons: Japanese Baking and Sweets

October 18 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Brick & Mortar Music Hall: Aesthetic Perfection

October 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Chapel: Circles Around The Sun

October 18 @ 8:30 pm - 11:59 pm