Golden Gate Xpress

Urban farm provides hands-on solution to food insecurity

Karamel NunezMartinez

January 28, 2020

$119,000, the standard price for a family to live “well” in San Francisco, according to Investopedia. San Francisco lives up to its reputation as one of the most expensive cities to live in the U.S, residents often have to...

Dessert festival gives back to SF-Marin food bank

Felicia Hyde

January 27, 2020

Hundreds of dessert lovers crowded around tables with colorful confections scattered throughout the gallery space as beams of pink and purple shone across the room. Families and loved ones laughed over candied cocktails, pu...

Vegans, you aren’t going to save the world

Kerasa Dimitrios Tsokas

December 10, 2019

From Burger King’s Impossible Whopper to almond and soy milk at Starbucks, veganism takes over the food scene.  At its core, veganism is a diet that doesn’t rely on the consumption of animals or their byproducts....

Discover the Filipino Night Market

Felicia Hyde & Briana Battle

December 2, 2019

Faint aromas of sizzling sisig, adobo and sweet ube ice cream graced attendees noses as they entered Stevenson Street between 6th and 7th streets. Tables to the left and right showcased a mixture of modern and traditional Filipin...

Tours of new cultural flavors of SF

Briana Battle, Art Director

October 7, 2019

Chuy’s Fiestas It’s no secret that San Francisco’s Mission District has a surplus of Mexican food. It’s nearly impossible to walk a few blocks in the Mission without coming across one of its many Mexican restaurants....

Expansion of SF State’s Basic Needs Initiative launches permanent food pantry

Felicia Hyde

September 18, 2019

California State University recently expanded the Basic Needs Initiatives across all 23 campuses, allowing SF State to establish a permanent food pantry and provide students with alternative housing resources. SF State, as well...

Armenian Food Festival celebrates culture and community

MJ Johnson

September 17, 2019

The 62nd Armenian Food Festival in San Francisco celebrated the beauty and variety of Armenian traditions and culture with food and festivities Music and the smell of grilled steak and spices wafted through the air of th...

68th annual Greek Food Festival to be in the Mission District

Kerasa Dimitrios Tsokas

September 16, 2019

The 68th annual Greek Food Festival, hosted by the Annunciation Cathedral, is happening on Friday, Sept. 20 and concludes on Sunday, Sept. 22  in the Mission District.  The festival will have Greek food like moussaka, gyros, spanakop...

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