2023 Media / Press

December 2023:

Opinion: The Valencia Street center bike lane was a mistake and has to go


San Francisco Mission District vendors march against temporary ban - NBC Bay Area


A Bike Lane Moved, and This San Francisco Neighborhood Erupted - SF Standard


S.F. merchants want controversial bike lanes removed, say they’re ‘destroying’ businesses - SF Chronicle


Billboards in Texas tout San Francisco as city welcoming of immigrants - NBC Bay Area


Valencia business owners protest center bike lane - Mission Local


單車道成「路霸」商家怨聲載道 (Bicycle lanes have become "road bullies" and businesses are complaining) - Sing Tao Daily


Valencia Merchants Stage Protest in Center-Running Bike Lane - Streetsblog SF


SFMTA's exec. director responds to Valencia Street bike lane concerns - ABC 7


Mission District business owners not happy about new bike lane installed - KRON 4


S.F. Mission District restaurateurs slam center bike lanes on Valencia - CBS Bay Area


Amado’s, Valencia bar and music venue, closes after 8 years - Mission Local


November 2023:

Mission Street vendor ban takes effect as sellers speak out - SF Examiner


SF's Mission Street Vending Ban Begins - KQED 


SF Mission District street vendor ban in effect, vendors protest - KRON 4


90-day ban on Mission Street vending starts Monday in San Francisco - CBS Bay Area


Mission Street vendor ban set to go into effect Monday - KRON4


Street Vendors in San Francisco’s Mission District Rally Against Ban - SF Standard


Street vendors unite to fight Mission St. vending ban - Mission Local


Vendedores piden que se retrase fecha de prohibición de venta en la Misión de San Francisco - Telemundo


‘Insulting’ 10-story proposal for 22nd and Mission site presented to skeptical crowd - Mission Local


Mission Street vending ban pushed back to Nov. 27 - Mission Local


Monkeybrains claims contested parcel, hires security to keep out greenway gardeners - Mission Local


October 2023:

SF Mission District vendors call for creative solutions as potential relocation looms -CBS KPIX


Deadline looms for Mission District street vendors to relocate - KRON 4


Mission Street vendors push back on upcoming ban - Mission Local


September 2023:

Potential factory, rehab program raise hopes for more S.F. homeless shelter - SF Chronicle


Opinion: Not much to celebrate in mayor’s Latino Heritage Month celebration - 48 Hills


Levi Strauss heir Daniel Lurie enters San Francisco's mayoral race - CBS Bay Area


Opinion: Brooke Jenkins is no ally to the LGBTQ community - 48 Hills


SFMTA to impose parking limits on these roads RVs call home - SF Examiner


August 2023:

Katie Porter’s campaign visit to S.F. looked more real than Ron DeSantis’ version - SF Chronicle


Katie Porter makes campaign stop in SF Mission District - KRON 4



Rep. Katie Porter Makes Campaign Visit To San Francisco's Mission District - SF Standard


San Francisco Is Prepared To Take Homelessness Case to Supreme Court, Says Mayor - SF Standard


July 2023:

Rep. Adam Schiff Woos Latino Voters in San Francisco Mission District - SF Standard


Questions remain about SFPD hill bomb response - KRON4 


SFPD Releases Video Footage From Skateboarding 'Hill Bomb' - KQED


Hill bomb: DA poised to dismiss almost all cases against youths - Mission Local


Teens, parents, commissioners blast SFPD for Dolores “hill bomb” arrests - Mission Local


SFPD chief says dept. will release bodycam video from Dolores Park skateboarding event -ABC 7 News


SFPD chief promises detailed account of Dolores Park mass arrests - Bay Area Reporter


San Francisco Police Feel Political Heat After Mass Arrests at Mission District Skater Event - SF Standard


Dozens protest San Francisco police response to Dolores Hill Bomb melee - CBS News


San Francisco: 32 arrestados tras disturbios durante evento de patinaje en el Dolores Park - Telemundo


Office of Mayor Breed condemns Dolores Park 'hill bomb' event, defends SFPD - SF Gate


Protestors Rally at SFPD Station After Dozens Arrested At Skateboarding Event in Dolores Park - ABC 7 News


SFPD arrested dozens of teens at annual skateboarding event -KALW


SF police describe chaos at skateboard event, face questions over mass arrests- SF Chronicle


Protestors want investigation into police response at Dolores Park Hill Bomb event - KTVU


Dozens protest SFPD mass arrest targeting Dolores skaters - Mission Local


San Francisco supe, political clubs blast SFPD ‘hill bomb’ arrests - Mission Local


Police crackdown at Dolores skate party raises all sorts of troubling questions - 48 Hills


May 2023:

Banko Brown allies rally at DA’s office, demand prosecution of Walgreens guard - Mission Local


‘Death over candy cannot be the way’: Group urges SF DA to prosecute guard in Banko Brown killing -KRON4


Justice for Banko Brown coalition continues to grow—with pressure on Breed and Jenkins - 48 Hills


San Francisco Community Protests after SF District Attorney Announces No Charges against Walgreens Security Guard for Killing Unarmed Banko Brown- Vanguard News


April 2023:


Mission Community groups skeptical of central freeway demolition - Mission Local


January 2023:

Progressives on track to take over S.F. school board despite delayed vote - SF Chronicle



'Stunning Reversal of Fortune': Ann Hsu Voted Off SF School Board Following Racist Comments - KQED


‘They want us to be adults in the room.’ Breed’s school board appointees face a district in crisis - SF Examiner


S.F. Mayor Breed apologizes for comments about Hondurans and drug dealing - SF Chronicle


SF Police Chief Defends Officer Accused of Targeting Latinos in Tenderloin Drug Busts- SF Standard


Recalled School Board President Gabriela López Plans to Run Again - SF Standard


San Francisco school board commissioner Ann Hsu formally admonished at contentious meeting - KTVU


Ann Hsu SFUSD Saga: After Racist Statement, Who's Pushing for Her Removal? (And Who's Supporting Her?) - KQED


Politically powerful voices join call for S.F. school board member Ann Hsu’s resignation - SF Chronicle


‘She did not apologize to us’: Activists, parents crank up the heat on embattled SF school commissioner - KRON 4


San Francisco NAACP calls for Ann Hsu to step down - KTVU


S.F. teachers union, more officials call on school board member Ann Hsu to resign in wake of racist comments - SF Chronicle


San Francisco’s new D.A. says she can ‘restore order’ while pressing reform. Critics aren’t so sure - LA Times


How San Francisco’s criminal justice reform became undone - El Tecolote


Campos and Haney both say they’ll win — and have polls to prove it - Mission Local


Developer money to Haney may violate SF’s ethics rules - 48 Hills


Redistricting: Dogpatch, Potrero Hill to Stay in District 10 - Potrero View


Latinxs, American Indians want district map to unify Valencia, keep TL in D6 - Mission Local


Sketching the redistricting debate - Mission Local


Political Notes: SF Democratic leaders accuse local journalist of 'blatant homophobia’ - Bay Area Reporter



Trans candidates fall short in bid for SF police commission seat - Bay Area Reporter



In SF, Latinos March for Orlando - Bay Area Reporter


SF Mission Leaders Respond to Florida Rampage, Vigil Tonight in Castro - Mission Local


Thousands Rally for Orlando Massacre Vigil in the Castro - SF Bay Times


San Francisco stands with Orlando - SF Examiner