COMMENTARIES AND LETTERS
From the editor: All commentaries we publish are the opinions of the writers and should not be considered our editorial stance on issues. We strive to remain neutral and offer a balance of points of view. We invite readers who wish to express their opinions to send a letter to the editor to Editor@RichmondSunsetNews.com. Word limit for the newspaper is 350, for the website, 500. RichmondSunsetNews.com.
FREE TECH SUPPORT
Felton’s Tech Squad is providing free Basic Tech Support for older adults and people with disabilities in the Richmond District. Do you have questions about how to navigate your smartphone, tablet or laptop? Drop-in for a one-on-one session on Friday, July 8 at the Richmond/Sen. Milton Marks Library (351 Ninth Ave.), 1:30-3:30 p.m. For more information, please call 415-474-1558 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Happy July birthday to: Thomas Beatty, Craig Bray, Mary Rose Buckley, Jean Williamson Carter, Patrick Craig, Steven Cresci, Laurel Evans, Allyssa Fielding, Claudia Martin Goldberg, Ti De Meo, Mackenzie Moore, Gianna Toboni, Taylor VN, Jesse White and Michael Wong. To add a name to the monthly birthday list, email Editor@RichmondSunsetNews.com. Free.
HAPPY INDEPENENCE DAY
Happy Independence Day. Have a safe and fun Fourth of July!
INNER SUNSET FLEA MARKET
Join us for open-air treasure hunting at the Inner Sunset Flea Market every second Sunday through November, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on a closed-to-traffic Irving Street, between Ninth and 10th avenues. The flea market features fascinating vintage and handcrafted finds, fabulous food at the surrounding neighborhood restaurants and family fun in our Kids Zone where children’s activities include hula hoops, bubbles, games and more! Live music all day. Come on out and connect with the community and be sure to explore all the amazing shops and restaurants of the Inner Sunset! More details at isflea.com. Our festive family-friendly event is smoke-free.
JOIN OUR DELIVERY TEAM
Help us share our neighborhood newspapers with the community. A part-time position is available to help deliver the Richmond Review and Sunset Beacon newspapers door-to-door. Good exercise, fresh air and some extra cash makes this a great job for anyone with some free time and community spirit. For more information, send an email to email@example.com or call 707-695-5767.
MEET THE EDITOR – POSTPONED FOR JULY
Meet the editor of the Richmond Review: The One Richmond office will be closed for the month of July. In August, you are invited to meet with Michael Durand, editor and publisher of the Richmond Review and Sunset Beacon newspapers and the RichmondSunsetNews.com website. Bring your story ideas, feedback, suggestions, questions, announcement items and advertising inquiries. We are also welcoming new writers and photographers interested in contributing stories and photos. One Richmond storefront, 802 Clement St., every second Wednesday of the month, 1-2:30 p.m. For more information, call 415-706-6428 or email Editor@RichmondSunsetNews.com. Scheduled appointments not necessary but appreciated.
Michelle Sibrian Photography captures breathtaking portraiture, including engagement photos, senior portraits, family portraits, animals and pet photography, along with professional headshots. See more of my work at michellesibrian.com and on Instagram @michellesibrianphotos. For more information, call 650-307-2229 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
OUTER SUNSET FARMERS MARKET AND MERCANTILE
Join us at our weekly Outer Sunset Farmers Market and Mercantile, Sundays 9 a.m.-3 p.m and Wednesdays 3-7 p.m. on 37th Avenue at Ortega Street featuring local farmers, highly acclaimed food trucks/vendors, makers, merchants, artists and causes, plus live music, children’s activities, yoga and Wednesday storytelling. Go to sunsetmercantilesf.com or call (415) 465-2475 for more details.
SECURITY GUARD SERVICES
Stationary guards and patrol services available. We provide security guards for apartment/office buildings, hotels, retail businesses and private events. Contact Raheem at Vanguard Security Services. Phone 415-425-0649 or email VanguardSecuritySF@protonmail.com.
SEEKING LIVE-IN POSITION
Lady seeks a live-in position on the west side of San Francisco as companion, assisting with supervision, meal preparation, etc. She has excellent live-in references. Please call 415-561-9275 if you or someone you know would like her live-in help.
The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a federally funded employment training program for unemployed, low-income eligible adults, 55 years of age or older, who reside in San Francisco. Felton Institute operates the program and is currently enrolling trainees who are placed in a part-time, 12-hours-per week community service training positions in non-profit or government agencies, while getting paid a minimum wage income ongoing. They are required to take full advantage of courses, workshops, resources and to obtain specialized certificates, if applicable, to enhance their skillsets and knowledge. The trainees will be able to learn the skills needed and obtain ongoing support from our program, with the goal of transitioning into unsubsidized employment. Enrollment is considered a temporary position. Our goal is to assist trainees in finding employment outside of our training program. If you are interested in the SCSEP program, please send a cover letter and resume to: email@example.com or call 415-474-7310 ext. 613, or ask for SCSEP.
STAMP COLLECTOR AND STAMP COLLECTIONS
Stamp collector is buying stamps and stamp collections. I am buying the “older stamps” from the 1800s to 1930. American Philatelic Society member since 1986. Pictures are appreciated. Call or text message 415-533-0761.
STERN GROVE CONCERT SERIES
The Stern Grove Festival celebrates its 85th season with a diverse concert series that began June 12 and will run through Aug. 14. The Sunday series is free, but reservations are required. For this season’s schedule and more information, go to sterngrove.org.
TAX PREPARATION SERVICES
COVID-19 Tax Relief EXPIRING SOON. File your claim “ASAP” = Employee Retention TAX REFUND, Sick and Family Leave TAX REFUND. Other services – INCOME tax, PAYROLL taxes. ROMY B. SARMIENTO, PTIN CTEC. 415-706-7825. Exp. EA CPA Tax resolution Manager Accounting MGR.
Announcements: $1 per word, 20 word minimum. Share birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, births, obituaries, graduations, sports highlights, business accomplishments, retirements, college admissions, etc.
FREE: Add a name to the monthly birthday list or submit free community events at no charge. We support small businesses: Free announcements for small businesses celebrating an anniversary or other significant milestone or event. Send announcement to Editor@RichmondSunsetNews.com.
Announcements will run in the Richmond Review and Sunset Beacon newspapers (40,000 copies) and on RichmondSunsetNews.com (20,000+ views per month). Ads must be pre-paid. Deadline: 20th of the month. Mail check to: P.O. Box 16035, S.F., CA 94116. Call 415-706-6428 or email editor@RichmondSunsetNews.com for more details.