The fire threatened other businesses connected to the Naked Fish Japanese Cuisine, located at 24703 Amador St. in a strip mall, but firefighters were able to contain the blaze before it spread elsewhere, fire Capt. Thor Poulsen said.
Many Bay Area sushi bars are facing a supply shortage of fresh seafood, as they purchase it from markets and distributors in Japan.
State wildlife officials say a threatened species of salmon has completed its fall run to a Mendocino County dam in record numbers.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ The first commercial shrimping season since the BP oil spill is getting under way in the waters off Louisiana.