the Mission

Mission kid nearly misses full ride to Princeton because gentrification

Sergio Martinez Jr. is the first person in his family to attend college. Born and…

Looking for Indio in the Mission

El Tecolote is proud to announce a new collaboration with literary artist, community activist and Mission resident Adriana Camarena tilted “Unsettled/Inquietos.” For her opening essay, she profiles a longtime Mission resident known as Indio.

The artist restoring his iconic mural at age 80

If you’ve walked by the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts (MCCLA) over the last…

The street painter of the Mission – Anthony Holdsworth

Almost every morning, Anthony Holdsworth takes a jog in Bernal Heights, returns to read the…