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Our distant cousin over on the West Coast, Curbed San Francisco went to a press conference last week. Not just any press conference though, this one was for the West Coast's first UNIQLO in Union Square. Click on over to see what happened when Mayor Ed Lee, global Japanese retailer UNIQLO and the American Red Cross held their special announcement at City Hall. [Curbed SF]