One of the most iconic visuals on the Bayview Hunters Point skyline is “Bayview Rise,” a mural that adorns a grain elevator and silos located at the Port of San Francisco’s Pier 92. At 187-feet tall, the primary visual from the horizon line is a soaring heron, which ties to nearby Heron’s Head...
It’s 7:15 am and there’s a flurry of activity happening in the Meals on Wheels San Francisco  parking lot. Phil Ishida arrived almost two hours ago to help get things ready for the day’s meal deliveries. While Meals on Wheels SF (MOWSF) kitchen staff cook and package between 3,000 and 8,000 meals...
At 75-years young, Maxine has accomplished quite a bit.  The widowed mother of one daughter, devoted grandmother of five, and great grandmother of seven, has dedicated her life to making a difference for others who are at-risk and in need of help. In 1959, she moved from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to...
Demographers, Gerontologists and Government Officials are Counting Down to 2030. That's the Year America's Youngest Baby Boomers Will Reach Retirement Age. By Anna Almendrala and Ana B. Ibarra September 18, 2019. The country already is feeling the effects of an aging population, but its most...
During the recent MOWSF kitchen groundbreaking ceremony, Carolyn, a MOWSF recipient, smiled as she admired SF Mayor London Breed’s beautiful, Mediterranean blue suit. “Did you see the old soap opera, Dynasty?” she asked me. “Remember when Joan Collins would walk into court wearing these incredible...

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