Mission District

studio17
30 Jul 2015

Tech Company To Replace 70 Artists in Mission

The plan is to move in a tech company called PlanGrid to replace the evicted artists. Do you know what PlanGrid does? It makes apps that help developers and construction companies build faster. Now I don’t know if that is ironic or just sad. The Mission artists are being replaced by a tech company that helps developers tear down their neighborhood faster. Let’s STOP THEM

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24 May 2015

SF Carnaval Grand Parade 2015…In Pictures

The San Francisco fog didn’t stop the samba in the Mission this morning,  photographer Hanna Quevedo captured the costumes, floats, and wonderful performers at the 37th Annual Carnaval Grand Parade.  Got to love this city.  #Mission                All Photographs Courtesy of Hanna Quevedo

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matt lieb
21 May 2015

Matt Lieb : A Comedian You Should Know

The ‘Comedian You Should Know’ series highlights funny people performing in San Francisco.   SF based comic Matt Lieb is hosting Al Madrigal & Kevin Camia, at Cobb’s Comedy Club May 22 – 24th   Matt Lieb is a comic you should know, his glasses say ‘1970’s policeman’ and his mustache says ‘1970’s

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I'm Running For Mayor of SF and I Need Your Help!

Over the past few years I’ve watched as San Francisco has been pulled out from under us and sold to the highest bidder. And I’m fed up and heartbroken. San Francisco is for everyone, not just the wealthy elite, and this is why I’ve decided to run for mayor....

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15 May 2015

Mission District Anti-eviction Protesters Took Over SF City Hall

      “Ed Lee, can’t you see, we don’t need more luxury!” Chants echoed through the halls of government May 8th, when hundreds of protesters raised their voices in support of a temporary halt to evictions in San Francisco, and a stop to market-rate developments in the Mission District.

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18 Apr 2015

UPDATE – Owner Claims Studio 17 Will Remain For Artists

Thanks to Daniel Hirsch at www.missionlocal.org for this update! This week we received information from the historic art collective Studio 17 in the mission.  It explained how Studio 17’s owner Rick Holman was not going to renew their lease.  Holman was not responding to any of the tenants’ emails and they took

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Redlick_Building-4594
16 Apr 2015

70 Artists Face Displacement In The Mission

  Studio 17, one of our city’s largest art collectives may disappear this year.  Redlick Building owner failed to renew the lease which expires June 2015. “We are stuck in limbo and our situation as working artists in this city is dire,” said Robert Donald, visual artist and the master

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09 Mar 2015

Enter To Win A $75 Gift Certificate To Good Vibrations!

  Good Vibrations is the premier retailer trusted for over three decades to provide high quality products, education, and accurate sexual health information that promotes pleasure, and empowerment. We invented the concept of the “clean, well-lighted” vibrator store and we’re proud to provide a safe and welcoming environment where customers

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