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Critical Mass: Passion for a cause or just a bunch of obnoxious bikers?

When I was about 13 years old growing up in Allied Gardens, I figured out that if I rode my bike just over a hill towards College Avenue, it would eventually hit El Cajon Blvd, which seemed like a gateway to the world I was isolated from.

I love Hillcrest, now let me count the ways we can celebrate it

Hillcrest has something for every body. Where else could you go vintage clothes shopping, jog through the most beautiful park in the city, have a cocktail in a sea of pink flamingos, watch a drag queen or two walk by, and then walk home?

I have a dream: Generations of pride, working together

Looking back at our community’s history, it was people of all ages who stood up against oppression and fought for a place at the table. Our struggle needs to continue to be a collaboration between the generations.