Disclosure: Mission Local rents office space from the Mission Economic Development Agency. Both the Royal Cuckoo Market and MEDA are paying supporters of Mission Local. The Royal Cuckoo Market on 19th Street near Capp Street now has approval from the Planning Commission to establish a restaurant serving soups and sandwiches, a permit necessary to keep the tiny bar within the...
Little Baobab, a former West African restaurant and quirky nightclub at the corner of 19th and Mission streets, will reopen next month in its third reincarnation – a Senegalese-inspired pizza joint that could begin serving in the next two weeks. “There’s no pizza around here, you have to go four blocks down,” said its proprietor, Marco Senghor. “So I...
Family and advocates seeking criminal penalties for the officers who shot Luis Gongora Pat – a 45-year-old homeless man living in the Mission District – gathered at the site of his shooting Wednesday morning to mark the five-month anniversary of his death. “I miss him very much, and I wish that he was still here,” said John Visor, a homeless...
A 22-year-old cook at the restaurant Hog & Rocks was shot and critically wounded at 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday as he smoked a cigarette on San Carlos, just around the corner from the restaurant, witnesses said. Police say that it looks like a case of mistaken identity, and they are still searching for two male suspects, approximately 25 years old....
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A new Mission resident.
Four reported robberies in the neighborhood in two days.
Husein Dawah, owner of Ali Baba's Cave, was a refugee until he found a home in San Francisco's Mission District.
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Her "sense of space." BY STEFANIA ROUSSELLE
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