CALISTOGA, CA — The wildfires that have ravaged Northern California this month have left more than 1,000 people homeless and in shelters throughout surrounding cities, but entire communities have united to support and comfort the evacuees.
Navarro’s Academy of Martial Arts & Bodybuilding Gym, has had its rent increased 300% and will be forced out on Sept. 20.
As a group of nearly 100 people surrounded Rubin’s Market on Sept. 2 at the corner of 26th and Folsom streets—many of them friends, teachers and family of the late 14-year-old Rashawn Williams—Victoria Morales prayed for her grandson “Shawnito.”
The SFPD’s decision to close its investigation into the shooting came after the city’s District Attorney—and former police chief—George Gascón sent a letter to current SFPD Chief Greg Suhr on Feb. 12.
Jovana Luna, long-time Mission resident and transgender rights advocate died unexpectedly on Sunday, Aug. 16. She was 39. Her cause of death is unknown as of press time. Luna was a vital figure in creating and expanding the Mission-based translatina organization, El/La.