Berkeley students’ return to campus a boon for local business


The pandemic has certainly dealt a blow to many businesses especially those in college towns.

But with the return of students to campus comes a much needed boost in business.

Restaurants and other businesses near UC Berkeley are seeing a substantial increase in customers as students are preparing for the first day of classes.

Even after 10 o’clock Monday night, there were a lot of students out and about on the streets near campus.

“It feels like Berkeley again,” says Aidan Hill who’s starting his senior year.

Telegraph Avenue leading to UC Berkeley is once again vibrant.

“I love the energy. I miss this feeling in Berkeley,” says Hill.

Students are getting acclimated…

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