December 5, 2020
Restaurants band together to fight outdoor dining ban
By Clara Harter, Santa Monica Daily Press

November 25, 2020
Restaurants Feel Burned by Shut Down
Valley News Group

November 24, 2020
New LA County Restaurant Restrictions Frustrate Business Owners
By Renee Eng, Spectrum News 1

November 23, 2020
Restaurants Question L.A. County’s Shutdown of Outdoor Dining
By Andrew Foerch, San Fernando Valley Business Journal

November 23, 2020
Why LA County Decided to Shut Down Outdoor Dining
By Matthew Kang, Eater LA

September 16, 2020
What happens when a restaurant can’t pay the rent?
By Jenn Harris, Senior Food Writer, Los Angeles Times

July 21, 2020
On the Day We Reopened Our Restaurant, We Had to Close It Again
By Brittney Valles, Eater LA

July 15, 2020
The Hospitality Reopening Roadmap to Success
By Rebecca Stamey-White, Hinman & Carmichael LLP

June 16, 2020
Good Eggs: The People Helping Restaurants the Most During COVID-19
By Oset Babür and Nina Friend, Food & Wine

June 15, 2020
11 Ways the Pandemic Will Change Travel
By Hannah Sampson, Natalie B. Compton, The Washington Post

March 28, 2020
5 things you can do to help L.A. restaurants
By Patricia Escarcega, Restaurant Critic, Los Angeles Times

March 26, 2020
Running low on cash, hospitality businesses and workers organize for coronavirus relief
By Madeleine Pauker, Santa Monica Daily Press

March 26, 2020
As demand for government relief grows, L.A. restaurants form a united front
By Garrett Snyder, Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times

March 17, 2020
A moment-by-moment look at an L.A. restaurant the day after the coronavirus shutdown
By Jenn Harris, Senior Food Writer, Los Angeles Times


Women restaurant owners come together to help each other stay in business during pandemic

November 9, 2020, NewsNation Now


Featuring Dina Samson, Treasurer, Member Services Chair, Independent Hospitality Coalition, and Owner, Rossoblu, Superfine Pizza.

LA restaurant owner on struggle after shutting down again

July 30, 2020, MSNBC


Lawmakers are nowhere close to a deal on a coronavirus relief package. Stephanie Ruhle is joined by Brittney Valles, a small business owner who had to shut down a second time hours after reopening to discuss what she needs right now to keep her business afloat.


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