AIDS Healthcare Foundation Files Suit Over San Francisco’s Strict Rules On Chain StoresThe organization has filed a lawsuit against the city over its strict rules regarding chain stores, after trying to move to a new office and pharmacy in the Castro District.
SF Economic Report Finds Restrictions On Chain Stores Would Hurt Local EconomyThe report comes as Supervisor Eric Mar has proposed an ordinance that would expand formula retail controls in San Francisco.
Berkeley Restaurants Oppose Minimum Wage HikeA proposal to raise the minimum wage in Berkeley to $10.55 per hour will make it difficult for restaurants and small businesses to compete with large chains, small business owners said Wednesday.
More Small Businesses In East Bay Closing DownKCBS reporter Doug Sovern tried to find a small, local shop to make a copy of his key. But the simple task proved harder than he originally thought it would be.