Mission district

On the heels of Supervisor Campos' recent call for a halt to market-rate housing development hundreds of protesters in May gathered at San Francisco's city hall asking lawmakers for a moratorium on evictions and luxury-priced housing development in the Mission. Mike Koozmin 2015/S.F. Examiner

Planning Commission to consider new controls on Mission developments

Amid the debate over a moratorium for certain housing developments in the…

On the heels of Supervisor Campos' recent call for a halt to market-rate housing development hundreds of protesters in May gathered at San Francisco's city hall asking lawmakers for a moratorium on evictions and luxury-priced housing development in the Mission. Mike Koozmin 2015/S.F. Examiner
Artist Miguel Paul's mural "Por Vida", as it originally looked before being defaced on Sunday, June 14, 2015, next to the Galeria de la Raza on 2857 24th Street. COURTESY PHOTO

LGBT mural in La Mission draws hate – but why?

Is there such a thing as a gay Mission homie? Well of…

Artist Miguel Paul's mural "Por Vida", as it originally looked before being defaced on Sunday, June 14, 2015, next to the Galeria de la Raza on 2857 24th Street. COURTESY PHOTO
An artist's rendering of the Bryant Street project is shown here.  COURTESY BDE Architects

Hearing for major Mission district development postponed until fall

A hearing on the first major Mission development to go before the…

An artist's rendering of the Bryant Street project is shown here.  COURTESY BDE Architects
Community Volunteers work together to clean up Artist Miguel Paul's defaced mural titled, "Por Vida." The art piece was defaced on Sunday, June 14, 2015, next to the Galeria de la Raza on 2857 24th Street. PHOTO BY MICHAEL ARES/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER

Mission gallery mural defaced

Galeria de la Raza staff and dozens of volunteers spent Thursday restoring…

Community Volunteers work together to clean up Artist Miguel Paul's defaced mural titled, "Por Vida." The art piece was defaced on Sunday, June 14, 2015, next to the Galeria de la Raza on 2857 24th Street. PHOTO BY MICHAEL ARES/SPECIAL TO THE S.F. EXAMINER

High levels of tooth decay reported among Mission's Latino youth

Health officials Tuesday expressed concerns over the dental health of Latino youth…

SF Examiner file photoThe north part of Delores Park is scheduled to reopen next week

North half of SF's Dolores Park to open next week

The major $20 million makeover of Dolores Park is nearly halfway complete.…

SF Examiner file photoThe north part of Delores Park is scheduled to reopen next week

Brawlers wield knife, broomstick in Mission district on Saturday

A woman was stabbed in the ribcage and a man struck in…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoFrank Lara of the ANSWER Coalition spoke to those gathered outside a town hall meeting on March 3 over the death of Amilcar Perez-Lopez

Family of Guatamalan man shot and killed by SFPD plans to sue The City

The family of a Guatemalan immigrant shot and killed by police early…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoFrank Lara of the ANSWER Coalition spoke to those gathered outside a town hall meeting on March 3 over the death of Amilcar Perez-Lopez

Firefighters control 2-alarm residential fire in Mission district

Firefighters have extinguished a two-alarm fire in San Francisco's Mission District this…

13-year-old girl killed in Mission apartment fire identified

A 13-year-old girl who died of injuries suffered in an apartment fire…

Father injured in Mission apartment fire died Saturday

A 38-year-old father who was injured in a fire in San Francisco's…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlways give up your seat to those who need a place to sit down. It's just the right thing to do.

Broke-Ass City: Keeping Dolores Park as a temporary autonomous zone

A couple weeks ago I did a sponsored post on BrokeAssStuart.com for…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerAlways give up your seat to those who need a place to sit down. It's just the right thing to do.

5 seriously injured in SF apartment fire above liquor store

A two-alarm fire in San Francisco's Mission District early this morning has…

Community members demand justice for man fatally shot by police

Leaders of San Francisco's faith-based communities gathered outside City Hall Wednesday to…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoBorderlands Books in the Mission district came up with a plan to avoid closing

SF bookstore Borderlands comes up with plan to avoid closure

Borderlands Books might be spared from the ranks of closed bookstores in…

Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoBorderlands Books in the Mission district came up with a plan to avoid closing
Mike koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoResidents of a building at Mission and 22nd streets said they did not hear fire alarms last week when a blaze that killed a man broke out. Supervisor Jane Kim has proposed the expansion of what residential buildings should have sprinklers.

SF supervisors push for stricter safety laws after string of fires

A string of major apartment fires has prompted elected city officials to…

Mike koozmin/S.F. Examiner file photoResidents of a building at Mission and 22nd streets said they did not hear fire alarms last week when a blaze that killed a man broke out. Supervisor Jane Kim has proposed the expansion of what residential buildings should have sprinklers.
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the ExaminerThe January fire at 22nd and Mission streets killed one person and displaced 60.

Fund for SF fire victims surpasses $100,000

After a fire tore through an apartment building in the Mission district…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the ExaminerThe January fire at 22nd and Mission streets killed one person and displaced 60.
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerThe Red Cross will open a temporary shelter on Friday evening for the dozens of Mission District residents displaced by Wednesday's four-alarm fire.

Red Cross to open shelter for Mission District residents made homeless by fire, DEK Donations sought

The Red Cross will open on Friday evening a temporary shelter to…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.F. ExaminerThe Red Cross will open a temporary shelter on Friday evening for the dozens of Mission District residents displaced by Wednesday's four-alarm fire.
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerFire crews fight a blaze in the 3200 block of Mission Street on Wednesday night. One man died in the fire.

Fire crews still on scene of deadly 4-alarm Mission District fire

San Francisco firefighters remain on the scene this morning of a four-alarm…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerFire crews fight a blaze in the 3200 block of Mission Street on Wednesday night. One man died in the fire.
Gabrielle Laurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerLizzie Jeremi

Marshall Elementary celebrates centennial of rebuilding after 1906 earthquake

Marshall Elementary School has long stood out -- albeit quietly -- as…

Gabrielle Laurie/Special to The S.F. ExaminerLizzie Jeremi