On Thursday afternoon, Mission Street was shut down for a few hours for a March to peacefully protest gentrification. The “March for Mission” which started at 20th and Mission Streets brought together local volunteers and organizations to send a message to City Hall that their
Hundreds of people gathered onto the few stairs within San Francisco’s Union Square for a protest. It was a usual sunny, crisp autumn Saturday afternoon with people breezing in and out of the square — and even the police officers, there to assure safety, looked
Before Yakira Teitel was a medical student at UC San Francisco, she was a muralist. When she started volunteering at Clínica Martín-Baró, she wanted to do something that combined her passion for art and her love for her community. Clínica Martín-Baró is an SF State and
Inside a bright studio boutique in the Mission, Danette Scheib leans across her design table and a spool of plaid fabric. Tugging at loose threads, she straightens for a moment and begins to wonder aloud if the material might be stretchier than she remembered.
Actor, activist and SF State alumnus Danny Glover spoke about community activism and his experiences as an actor Saturday at noon in Jack Adams Hall as part of the College of Ethnic Studies' 46th Anniversary Celebration.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="600"] Jan Wahl (left), entertainment personality and
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="600"] BART riders look at the art installations of Victor De La Rosa, associate professor at SF State in the Art Department at the 16th Street Bart station plaza in San Francisco Tuesday, Oct. 27. (Angelica Ekeke / Xpress)[/caption]
Bustling commuters escalated out
Police are investigating the death of a 23-year-old SF State student who died at a residential hotel in the Mission District early Sunday morning.
Jesse Stanton, the clerk of the medical examiner, confirmed that the body was of San Francisco resident Melanie Olivieri, who died at the scene
Among the crowd gathered around the south end stage on 24th and Valencia streets Saturday, three bleary-eyed teens in multicolored ponchos, sombreros and fake mustaches swayed their arms and hips to the live music playing at the Mission Neighborhood Center’s annual Cinco de Mayo festival.
Hundreds of men and women gathered around the Women’s Building in the Mission District to march in solidarity for the survivors of sexual assault for San Francisco Women Against Rape's 10th annual Walk Against Rape April 18.
More than 30 teams registered for the walk that raised
San Francisco police and bomb squad responded to a bomb threat on Bartlett Street between 22nd and 23rd streets in the Mission District Friday evening.
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="600"] Police respond to a bomb threat on Bartlett Street between 22nd and 23rd streets in the Mission