Until COVID, it was filled to capacity with a fascinating cross-section of Angelenos. "We have bands seven nights a week, but it has a built-in dance audience because we teach all the various couples dances: we teach the waltz, the cha-cha, swing dancing," said Johnson. "We have the daytime drinkers, the after work guys, the pool league, we got cowboys, bikers, kids from college looking to hook up on the weekends, and we got seniors in there on Sundays." … [Read more...] about Iconic LA Saloon Struggles To Survive
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It’s not all bad. Instagram and similar social media platforms have offered small beer companies a point of connection with our audience that extends far beyond the walls of our breweries. For HenHouse, our Instagram account is as old as the brewery, and our 26,000-plus followers hail from places well beyond the availability of our beer. Two years ago during an LA Beer Week event at The Hermosillo in Highland Park, I was approached by a group of beer geeks who recognized me from HenHouse’s Instagram posts despite the fact that at that time HenHouse beer was not sold anywhere south of San Francisco. … [Read more...] about Miss your local bar? Try Instagram.
Wear face coverings in the presence of othersMaintain social distance, keep at least 6 feet between tables and no more than six people per partyOnly outdoor drinking and dining allowed, which includes rooftops, patios and areas with removable wallsWash hands for 20 seconds at least once every 30 minutesEliminate refilling customer beverages and keep self-service stations closedClean and disinfect common areas and frequently touched surfaces every 30 minutes, multi-use items after each use and tables and chairs after each partySubscribe … [Read more...] about Frankfort Restaurants, Bars With Outdoor Seating: List
DateCOVID PatientsCOVID Deaths So FarApril 136221April 206028April 275735May 45837May 116341May 185847May 264848As of Sunday, Elmhurst's number of coronavirus cases edged up 12 percent to 217, up from 193 a week earlier, according to figures from the DuPage County Department of Public Health. The previous week's rate was 19 percent. … [Read more...] about Elmhurst Hospital Sees First Big Drop In Virus Cases