When the popular downtown Berkeley French-style café abruptly shut its doors, its loyal patrons were worried. But it’s back, albeit in a slightly different form.
The effects of new minimum wages are causing a ripple effect of changes across the East Bay restaurant scene.
Hundreds took to the streets in Berkeley to demand better pay for fast-food and other low-wage workers.
Fast-food and other low-wage workers, as well as supporters, have planned a day of strikes and rallies locally for tax day.