News 8’s Heather Hope spoke with San Diego businesses adapting to the closures.
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Shop owner’s plea as California reopens: ‘I need customers’
California is just days away from reopening its economy but business owners who have struggled in the past year still face an uncertain future ...
21 lesbian bars remain in America. Owners share why they must be protected
Owners and general managers of lesbian bars share what makes these queer spaces vital, how they survived the pandemic, and why this part of LGBTQ nightlife needs to be preserved.
Coronavirus Today: A pandemic’s public health lessons
Five more counties, including San Diego ... went virtual or temporarily shut down. An Associated Press analysis of child welfare data in 34 states concluded there were 8,700 fewer reunifications in ...
Outdoor dining, to-go drinks could be here to stay
Even as the state prepares to lift coronavirus restrictions on June 15, some changes such as outdoor dining and to-go drinks will likely remain in many California cities. And many small businesses ...
Companies That Pivoted to Masks Prepare for What's Next
Now business owners who relied on mask sales are changing course once again--and drawing on ... With much of the U.S. restaurant industry shut down during the pandemic, the business began focusing ...
Long-Term Outdoor Dining
San Diego City has approved hundreds of outdoor dining permits since the pandemic began. Despite a big loss in parking across the city, the program appears to have widespread support. Meanwhile ...
George Floyd One Year On
Meanwhile, across San Diego ... the pandemic… quickly amassing regulars…. Who then switched over to pickup and delivery once indoor dining had to shut down….. That gave the owner and workers ...
LA, San Francisco lead California business reopening pace
It’s all kind of new again.” In San Francisco, business has picked up at Mixt, a popular lunch spot for salad lovers in the Financial District. But it’s not at pre-pandemic levels when lines ...
Movie Theaters Are Opening After Pandemic Threatened to Shut Them Down
The entertainment industry was hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic. Many theaters had to lay off staff and temporarily shut down ... single-screen cinema in San Diego. Largent says he hopes ...
Hotel owners are still reeling from the coronavirus pandemic
Hotel owners ... travel again. Analysts say they expect a surge in bookings in popular leisure-travel destinations like Miami or San Diego once vaccines are widely available and people feel ...