Sacramento Bee 9/28
California’s legislative season is coming to a close, but Gov. Gavin Newsom still has not decided whether he will increase paid family leave, limit solitary confinement in prisons or make the state a safe haven for transgender children.
The Press-Enterprise 9/28
The Constitution would like a word with California.
Food Industry Policy
Sonoma Index-Tribune 9/28
Like most cities in weather-friendly California, Sonoma’s City Council approved parklets soon after the pandemic shuttered indoor dining for what would become months on end.
FOLSOM, Calif. — The Folsom City Council approved an ordinance Tuesday making the city’s outdoor dining permit program permanent, effective Oct. 27.
On the Side
San Francisco Chronicle 9/29
A Florida man who has filed disability lawsuits against hundreds of businesses, including dozens of Bay Area wineries and restaurants, may not actually have the disability he claims, defense attorneys allege.
EATER LA 9/28
When it comes to satisfying hunger pangs throughout the day, Mexico stands out.