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SNAP: Last moment of a royal visit

The last visitors watch as a custodian reaches to remove the crown from a statue of Mary, packing for the next stop on a centennial tour. The International Pilgrim Virgin statue was at Mission Dolores Basilica on August 16, 2017, before a second day in San Francisco at the National Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi. The statue represents Mary...

Snap: Raising money for the Alex Nieto memorial

Musicians and poets raised money Saturday evening for an Alex Nieto memorial. The performance venues were Adobe Books, Sun Rise Restaurant, and the sidewalk in front of La Reyna Bakery on 24th Street. The community has maintained an unofficial memorial on Bernal Heights since Nieto was killed by police in 2014. In December, the Board of Supervisors voted 9-1 to approve a...