The Urban Legend

Going Behind The Counter With HSM Employees

Going Behind The Counter With HSM Employees

Sophia Gibson, Staff Writer

February 10, 2020

Profiles: Frannie: Having grown up in San Francisco and attending Saint Ignatius High School, she is a proud San Francisco native who has decided to stay in her hometown and pursue a master’s degree in public health. When asked about her time at S.I., she said, “I was definitely the weird kid...

Gus Vardakastanis, beloved owner of Gus’s Market, dies at 57

Gus Vardakastanis, beloved owner of Gus’s Market, dies at 57

Zoe Lusk and Tallula Ricciardi

September 28, 2017

    The Urban community was rattled early Friday morning when news broke that Gus Vardakastanis, the man behind Gus’s market, was killed in a hit and run Thursday night, September 21st. Vardakastanis started Gus’s Market, also known as Haight Street Market, with his wife Georgia in 1981, after...

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