Cheers! El Rio patrons drink to its survival after nonprofit buys Mission Street building.

El Rio, the Mission’s celebrated LGBTQ dive bar, is nearing its 41st birthday — and on Wednesday, Mayor London Breed announced that it figures to be around for a few more years. The mayor revealed that the Mission Economic Development Agency, or MEDA, had acquired the El Rio’s 95-year-old building through the city’s small-sites program, […]