Meaghan M. Mitchell

Jun 02, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

San Francisco's first black woman-owned dispensary nears grand opening in Bayview

Posh Green Retail delayed today's planned grand opening, but hopes to hold a celebration later this month. Read More

Sep 24, 2020
San Francisco SoMa

38-year-old SoMa mainstay Don Ramon's faces foreclosure, after illegal tenants damage building

The Mexican eatery took out a $5 million loan to cover damage caused by wayward tenants, but the pandemic has made repayment impossible. Read More

Aug 25, 2020
San Francisco SoMa

SoMa to get weekly Sunday Streets closure through October

SoMa, which has been entirely left out of the citywide push for car-free streets, will finally get its first street closure. Read More

Aug 05, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Out of the garage: Gratta Wines to move production, open new market in Bayview

After making wine in her garage for nearly two decades, Barbara Gratta is expanding into a new production facility with an Italian market/deli. Read More

Jul 06, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Artist Rico Solinas paints the Bayview District, one building at a time

Salinas has turned shelter-in-place into an art project, painting more than 50 Bayview landmarks from his sidewalk perch. Read More

Jun 12, 2020
San Francisco Fillmore

100+ volunteers paint 'Black Lives Matter' in center of San Francisco street

San Francisco now has its own streetside "Black Lives Matter" mural, inspired by the one painted last week in Washington, D.C. Read More

May 01, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

With COVID-19 heavily impacting African-Americans, Bayview officials seek more help

Racial inequities in COVID-19 diagnoses and deaths have been seen around the country, and San Francisco is not exempt. Read More

Apr 28, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Guerrero Gallery closes Bayview location after 3 years, vows to continue in 'post-COVID world'

Owner Andres Guerrero made the decision to close the second location of the sometimes-nomadic gallery due to the financial strain of the city's shelter-in-place order. Read More

Apr 07, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Mission Bay

As sales of spirits run dry, Bayview distilleries brew up batches of hand sanitizer

Raff Distillerie and Seven Stills have repurposed their operations, from crafting spirits to helping fix the ongoing shortage of hand sanitizer. Read More

Feb 03, 2020
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

SF public defender aims to 'heal the community' with new Bayview yoga studio

Public defender Carmen Aguirre is taking her work in Bayview one step further, opening an affordable yoga studio designed to serve locals. Read More

Oct 11, 2019
San Francisco Bayview Mission Bay

Seven Stills closes original Bayview distillery as new Mission Bay location nears

As the craft distillery prepares to open its Mission Bay flagship location, it's closing shop in the neighborhood where it got its start. Read More

Sep 19, 2019
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Restored Bayview mural Tuzuri Watu unveiled, following community effort to save it

Brooke Fancher's "Tazuri Watu" mural originally focused on a darker concept, but the people she met in the Bayview District encouraged her to scrap her design and start over. Read More

Jul 31, 2019
San Francisco Portola

Crowds flock to debut of Portola's new Churn Urban Creamery

Started as a pop-up in the Outer Sunset, the ice cream purveyor drew lines down the block for its Portola brick-and-mortar debut. Read More

Apr 23, 2019
San Francisco SoMa

26-year-old skateboarder struck and killed at 7th & Mission

In the aftermath of the collision, police have shut down 7th Street between Howard and Mission streets. Read More

Mar 06, 2019
San Francisco Bayview Forest Knolls Hunters Point

'Unprecedented' rash of break-ins targets more than two dozen 3rd Street merchants

Since the start of 2019, at least 25 businesses on Bayview's main business corridor say they've been burglarized. Read More

Oct 19, 2018
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Music, art and dance: 3 free community events illuminate the Bayview this weekend

From an arts and music festival to an live dance performance, here are three good reasons to get out and about in the neighborhood this weekend. Read More

Jun 04, 2018
San Francisco Bayview

Critics say Bayview portrait series promotes gentrification

The project features 29 images of residents, but one has been called out for criticism. Read More

May 29, 2018
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

SF Port, Arts Commission unveils Islais Creek sculpture

The 20-foot-tall sculpture is intended to be an official gateway to the Bayview community. Read More

May 17, 2018
May 11, 2018
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Moveable feast: Bayview's BOUG Creole Deli relocates, expands

The Louisiana-style eatery will operate outdoors at the intersection of Third Street and Hudson Avenue. Read More

May 01, 2018
San Francisco Bayview Hunters Point

Bayview farmers market returns on Saturday

“I can’t stress enough how community-oriented this new farmer’s market will be," said an organizer. Read More

Apr 19, 2018
San Francisco Bayview Dogpatch Hunters Point Potrero Hill

Bayview Crime: Pedestrian Stabs Cyclist, Gunman Steals Cameras, More

In one incident, a man was stabbed while riding his bike past a pedestrian who blocked his path. Read More