Jill Contreras, winner of a scholarship from the Chicana Latina Foundation, is about to embark on a bicycle ride that will retrace her parents’ journeys from their native countries of Guatemala and El Salvador. As a youth educator and professional cyclist, Contreras decided to use the bicycle as a way to rediscover herself. With seven others, she created a collective...
Stop! Ask is a Mission Loc@l feature that does exactly what it says: when something looks particularly interesting, we stop and ask, “What the heck is going on?” It was a sunny day and I was enjoying a sandwich while chatting with a friend on the bench outside Rhea’s. Joey overheard us mention the Tenderloin and immediately interjected with some anecdotes...
"Mission is more energetic both in a good way and a bad way," says Ron.
I went from "are people gonna want soup?" to "people really want soup!"
"People are coming by and buying cupcakes, and they're sometimes not even realizing it's vegan."
We guerrilla interview a camera truck driver.
This will be like the billboard that doesn't say anything, and in saying nothing, says everything.
Art, balloons, beer, and tales of a town with nobody in it but artists.
Stop! Ask. is a new Mission Loc@l feature that does exactly what it says. We stop when something looks particularly interesting and just ask what the heck is going on. So I’m walking from home to the office, collecting photos for the Today’s Mission rail, and catch the OPEN sign on 22nd. It’s nice, red, and inside there’s a new...
Stop! Ask. is a new Mission Loc@l feature that does exactly what it says. We stop when something looks particularly interesting and just ask what the heck is going on.
Don't write that down! Don't print that! Don't print that!