By JUDITH JOFFE-BLOCK With baggy clothes and a can of spray paint in hand, Eli Lippert, 19, could be mistaken for one of the taggers that plague the 24th Street corridor after hours. But on a recent Tuesday night, the Precita Eyes Mural Arts Center instructor was putting the final touches on the neighborhood’s latest weapon against taggers who scrawl...
La Victoria Bakery wrestles with rising costs.
Scrambling to stay afloat.
By NOAH BUHAYAR From his post behind the espresso machine at Dynamo Donuts on 24th Street, Chris Shively meets a skeptic every day. The handmade treats sold here—“Spice Chocolate,” “Vanilla Bean” and “Maple-glaze Bacon Apple” (yes, a donut topped with meat)—cost between $2.00 and $3.00 apiece. Grocery-store sugary rounds packaged by the dozen, they are not. But even the most...
By LYDIA CHÁVEZ Picked up a camera and started out with Niko at 7:30 a.m. to watch the neighborhood go off to work and school.
You're gonna cry, he promises. By MARNETTE FEDERIS and STEFANIA ROUSSELLE
Street photography in the Mission District. By ARMAND EMAMDJOMEH.
Never on Sunday, at least for now. By ARMAND EMAMDJOMEH
McDonalds at 24th and Mission: Open Wednesdays 5:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. That's 17 and a half hours. By ARMAND EMAMDJOMEH
Something's coming, something good. By STEFANIA ROUSELLE
By BETTY BASTIDAS & LOLA CHAVEZ
Showers, strangling, Kitty Genovese and more. UPDATE AT 4:22 p.m.
A car collision leaves five cars damaged and at least three victims in the hospital. By AMANDA MARTINEZ and ARMAND EMAMDJOMEH.
BY RIGOBERTO HERNANDEZ
A weekly column dedicated to discovering the Mission District through photography.