Not at your service

Off the Beat

I can’t remember the exact day I was first told to smile when I worked as a customer service representative in a pizzeria, but it quickly became routine. Throughout my job, I continued to deal with male customers who were disturbed by my naturally stoic resting face. They confused my natural facial expression with the idea that I am angry or upset.
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Downtown Berkeley’s new nightclub: Berkeley Underground

When BUILD Pizzeria owners Lisa Holt and David Shapiro opened their Downtown Berkeley restaurant, they intended to use the space beneath to open a nightclub. In mid November, their goal will finally be realized at the grand opening of Berkeley Underground, located at 2284 Shattuck Ave. “There are many places around
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