South Bay Grocery Chain Helps Raise More Than $100,000 For Immigrant Kids’ Legal RepresentationMi Pueblo, a San Jose-based Hispanic grocery store chain, has helped raise the majority of more than $100,000 to help pay for legal representation of immigrant children detained at the U.S. border.
Mi Pueblo Grocery Chain Launches Initiative To Raise Funds For Undocumented Minors Mi Pueblo Foods is leading a new effort in Silicon Valley to raise funds for legal representation of undocumented minors detained at the U.S. border.
Mi Pueblo Grocery Store Chain Files For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy A Mi Pueblo spokeswoman assures that customers of the grocery chain won't feel the effects of the companies bankruptcy filing. Meanwhile Smart & Final is opening a store in East San Jose.
Mi Pueblo Faced Federal Immigration Audit, Company SaysA Department of Homeland Security audit prompted San Jose-based Mi Pueblo foods to participate in a federal program that verifies a prospective employee’s immigration status, the supermarket chain said Friday.
NorCal Latino Market Chain Facing Backlash Over E-Verify Employment VerificationLabor groups and immigrant rights activists are planning a San Jose protest Thursday following the decision by Northern California’s largest Latino market chain to begin using an employment eligibility verification system.
San Jose Grocery Workers Launch Hunger Strike To Protest FiringsFormer Mi Pueblo supermarket workers in San Jose are embarking on a two day hunger strike to protest what they say are unjust firings of 300 workers.
Gang Member Arrested In San Rafael Supermarket Robbery AttemptA documented Sureno gang member was arrested for an attempted robbery Thursday night at a San Rafael market, a police lieutenant said.