San Francisco Chronicle 2/5
By the end of February, pancakes and omlettes may be sizzling on the grill at Bette’s Oceanview Diner in Berkeley — a beloved institution that shut its doors at the beginning of the year.
Hourly workers in California are not getting all of the pay they deserve, according to a new study out of UC Davis.
Food Industry Policy
LOS ANGELES — The Omicron strain has infected workers at unprecedented rates, but the bipartisan anxiety that pushed Congress to pass a temporary paid sick leave mandate just two years ago is long gone.
The Mercury News 2/4
Restaurants and gyms in Contra Costa County no longer will have to verify the vaccination status or recent negative COVID-19 test results of their customers after the county reached its targeted vaccination goal, health officials said Friday.
On The Side
New York Times 2/7
GLENDALE, Calif. — In a quiet corner of the Glendale Galleria shopping mall, between a video game store and a pizza place, a red sign glows “Panda Express.”
Los Angeles Times 2/6
Whether you’re headed to the Super Bowl on Sunday or to the next round of sold-out BTS concerts, SoFi Stadium, to the curious eater, is a pin worth dropping on your digital map as the center of an enriching array of restaurants and eateries.