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Eviction, displacement, misery: The sad — and sadly typical — tale of San Francisco’s ‘oldest house’

Maria Fuentes’ room is dark and the curtains are drawn. A portrait of Jesus overlooks the prone 94-year-old’s bed, and the stacked cardboard boxes holding the remaining possessions of a family uncertain where it will next turn. “No me gusta esta casa,” she tells me — I don’t like this house. Back in El Salvador, she continues, things were different....

Everything But Cars in the Streets This Sunday

There will be yoga, mimes, massages and bikes but no cars on Mission’s main roadways today for Sunday Streets, a recurring event put on by the City of San Francisco to encourage healthy living. The 2.2 mile L-shaped route from Duboce Avenue and 24th Street to Hampshire and 24th will have many attractions and is expected to draw over 50,000...

Mission Streetscape Workshop

Residents weigh in on projects designed to improve Mission District streetscapes. By STEFANIA ROUSSELLE