Coronavirus Update: Gov. Newsom Announces Plan With FEMA To Feed Seniors During Shelter OrderGovernor Gavin Newsom on Friday announced a new partnership with FEMA, and city and county officials to prepare and deliver meals to the state's seniors in a program that would help the beleaguered restaurant industry at the same time.
East Bay Author's Idea Feeds Hospital Workers, Helps Struggling Restaurants During Coronavirus PandemicAn East Bay author has come up with a way to feed frontline hospital workers, help struggling restaurants and give people a chance to contribute during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak: National Restaurant Survey Shows Dire Impact Of COVID-19 OutbreakAcross the San Francisco Bay, hundreds of restaurants and cafes have closed, thousands of employees have been laid off or furlough, the trend has been repeated around the county, according to a new national survey.
Better Together: SF-Based Frontline Foods Feeds Hospital Workers, Helps Struggling RestaurantsPerbacco in SF's Financial District is closed Saturday, but owner and chef Staffan Terje is busy packing 180 gourmet meals. His is one of several San Francisco restaurants delivering fine food to hospital workers fighting COVID-19.
Better Together: Berkeley Restaurants Work With City To Provide Gourmet Meals For HomelessIn a team effort to keep people fed during the coronavirus pandemic, a Berkeley community program is working with kitchens of struggling restaurants to provide gourmet meals to the city's homeless.
Prepare For Masks And Gloves While Dining Out As Restaurants Adapt To Life After COVID-19Even before the coronavirus outbreak, many Bay Area restaurants were struggling to keep their doors open. They faced rising rents, labor costs and fees that made it tough to do business. They know they'll have to adapt once the pandemic ends.
How Can Restaurants Recover From Coronavirus?Jason Bowell, assistant general manager of New York's venerable Beatrice Inn and restaurant industry veteran, sees staff retention as key to a strong comeback.
San Francisco Mayor Caps Fees Food Delivery Services Can Charge RestaurantsIn order to support struggling San Francisco restaurants offering take-out food during the shelter order, Mayor London Breed on Friday issued an emergency order temporarily placing a cap on delivery fees from third-party delivery companies.
Coronavirus Update: San Francisco Caps Delivery Service Charges On Cash-Strapped Local RestaurantsIn an effort to give a financial boost to San Francisco's cash-strapped restaurant industry, city officials placed a cap Friday on the charges delivery services can charge during the coronavirus shutdown.
Coronavirus Update: Already Struggling Small Businesses In South Bay Being Targeted By RobbersSeveral restaurants and small businesses in the South Bay say they have recently been targeted by thieves trying to take advantage of the COVID-19 shelter-in-place order.
Better Together: San Jose Restaurant Provides Hot Meals For Those On COVID-19 Front LinesSan Jose's West Coast Beef Company has pledged to deliver free hot meals to workers on the front lines of the battle against the coronavirus even as they fight to stay afloat during the shelter-in-place order.
Coronavirus Roundup: New Bay Area Deaths; Newsom Launching Testing Hubs; Grand Princess Quarantine EndsThe tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- KPIX.com/KPIX 5 News/CBSN Bay Area -- will be publishing a news roundup each morning of the top coronavirus-related stories from the last 24 hours so you can start your day with the latest updated developments.
Coronavirus Roundup: Children's Theater Making Masks; Orinda Senior Center Outbreak; Safe Shelter For HomelessThe tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- KPIX.com/KPIX 5 News/CBSN Bay Area -- will be publishing a news roundup each morning of the top coronavirus-related stories from the last 24 hours so you can start your day with the latest updated developments.
Coronavirus Roundup: Virus' Cruel Impact: Mourning Alone; Advisory To Wear Masks; Easter Week By LivestreamThe tsunami of news about the current coronavirus outbreak and now the shelter-in-place can be overwhelming. To help you navigate through what you need to know -- KPIX.com/KPIX 5 News/CBSN Bay Area -- will be publishing a news roundup each morning of the top coronavirus-related stories from the last 24 hours so you can start your day with the latest updated developments.
Coronavirus Jobs: Record Numbers File For Unemployment In California, NationallyWith Californians who have lost their jobs signing up for unemployment at a record rate, national figures released Thursday revealed that more than 6.6 million Americans applied for benefits across the country last week.