After 15 years at 1915 Ocean Avenue, Carmen Susie Barros is closing In Style, her women’s clothing boutique, following the holiday season.
One of the few clothing stores on the corridor, In Style features everything from embroidered wool coats to boho sundresses to sparkly clubwear. Embellishments, color and shine are favorites. Continue Reading →
Take out your 2015 calendar and mark down every second Sunday of the month.
It will only take a moment and you will be ready for the Ocean Avenue Association’s
new and exciting creation—Second Sundays. Continue Reading →
With two existing medical cannabis dispensaries on Mission Street near Mt. Vernon Avenue on the border of the Excelsior and Outer Mission neighborhoods, residents and merchants poured out their reasons for opposition to a third MCD at an October meeting of the Planning Commission.
Their voices were heard, and the commission did not immediately approve the new MCD—called SPARC—but instead continued the hearing until December. Continue Reading →
Originally published in our October 2014 issue, this story of literary serendipity in the neighborhood is part of a new series by illustrator and ad man Neil Ballard. Have a story you’d like him to draw? Let him know at email@example.com. Continue Reading →