On this page we'll be posting links to all the articles being featured on the walls of the StoreFrontLab, as well as other content people send or suggest to us. 

Neighborhood blogs with Mission-relevant content:




Capp St Crap

The Bold Italic 

Found SF's Mission Collection -- put together by ShapingSF.org 

Burrito Justice 

Articles on the walls:

BERNALWOOD: Ode to a Basic Donut: Eagle Donuts Will Close Forever on Monday 

MISSION MISSION: Uptown Will Live On Thanks to Cool New Ownership Group 

MISSION MISSION: A Different Narrative Regarding the Lexington Club's Impending Closure 

FOUNDSF: Hunt's Donut's story (that is now Pete's BBQ at 20th and Mission) 

UPTOWN ALMANAC: Little Baobab Reopening

MISSION LOCAL: Elbo Room's Possible Fate: A Retirement Pad for Bar's Past Owners

THE BOLD ITALIC: Uban Flow Latest Yoga Studio to be Pushed Out 

TRUTH OUT: The Bleaching of San Francisco: Extreme Gentrification and Suburbanized Poverty in the Bay

KQUED: San Francisco's Current Boom Repeats an Old Story


UPTOWN ALMANAC: Astroturfing the Sea Change at 16th and Mission 

SFGATE: Tech Workers and Housing Activists Clash at Happy Hour

SF BAY GUARDIAN: Jack Spade Tries to Sneak Into Beloved Mission Spot Triggering Community Backlash 

CITY LAB: Where Even the Middle Class Can't Afford to Live Any More 

MEDIUM: A History of San Francisco in 26 Stories 

THE NEW YORKER: California Screaming  

Innovation has buoyed the city and established new styles of communication. Curiously, though, it seems to have left residents more out of touch with one another than they’ve ever been.

SFGATE: Meet the Monarch of the Mission Who is Fighting 

THE VERGE: Amid Bus Protests, Google Donates $6.8 M to Free Transit Rides for San Francisco Youth

BITS BLOG, THE NEW YORK TIMES: The Housing Market with Nowhere to Go (but Up)

MISSION LOCAL: In New Effort Tech Talks to an Angry Community 

ENGADGET: San Francisco's Public Defecation Map Highlights a Shitty Situation

BERNALWOOD: La Terraza to Become Craft Beer Bar and Restaurant

SF CHRONICLE: Pay to Play at Mission Playground Video Shows Awkward Encounter




Jawbreaker video featuring the Mission, 1992

Empowerment Resources

San Francisco Office of Financial Empowerment

Mission Economic Development Agency

Community Boards: Building Community Through Conflict Resolution

Office of Civic Engagement and Community Affairs 

Organizations in the Mission that we are learning about who are dealing with change in interesting ways:

CounterPulse -- moving to the Tenderloin. See their successful Indiegogo campaign here

The Lab -- renovation of their space, also through a successful crowdfunding campaign.

Urban Activist Groups/Resources

Vanishing SF