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Today’s Mission

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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Neighborhood Notes: ‘Dolores’ film screening, MAPP heads to Jardin Secreto and a bake sale for Planned Parenthood

Though there are a slew of events all over the city for Hispanic Heritage month, the main branch of the San Francisco Public Library will be hosting a free viewing of Dolores on Saturday, Oct. 5 at 3 p.m. in the Koret Auditorium. Dolores, a 2017 film by director and San Francisco native Peter Bratt, tells the story of activist Dolores Huerta. It originally aired on PBS. 

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Indoor cannabis cultivation business green-lit for Duboce warehouse

A new indoor cannabis cultivation business is slated to come to the Mission, opening across the street from Zeitgeist and SoMa West Skatepark at the site of a former aquarium shop. The project, located at 49 Duboce Ave., features 3,600 square feet for indoor growing across two floors of an industrial warehouse, and was approved at Thursday’s Planning Commission hearing.

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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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Fri 18

Brick & Mortar Music Hall: Aesthetic Perfection

October 18 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 18

The Chapel: Circles Around The Sun

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