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.
James Rolph Jr. Playground, named after former San Francisco mayor James Rolph, is located in the angular pocket formed by the Cesar Chavez Street and Potrero Avenue intersection at the southeast edge of the Mission district.
Throughout the Spring of 2015, students enrolled in the Journalism 575 Community Media class at San Francisco State University worked on a semester-long project in conjunction with El Tecolote titled “Growing up in The Mission.” The class was spearheaded by journalism professor Jon Funabiki, executive director of Renaissance Journalism at SF State.
Calle 24 scores modest but critical victory: Temporary ban on storefront mergers will give small businesses a fighting chance
Temporary ban on storefront mergers will give small businesses a fighting chance
Dolores Park is undergoing a complete overhaul, upgrade, and image change, with the first of two stages having just been completed.