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A sign detailing Local Boyz Cafe’s current rules requiring a mask for service. Local businesses have had to be more direct with their signage since the CDC has announced that people who are vaccinated no longer need to wear masks inside or outside.

Local businesses react to new mask mandate

Kelsy Valentine, News Contributor
June 4, 2021

Even after the Center for Disease Control announced changes to the nationwide mask mandate surrounding COVID-19, most local businesses in Corvallis are choosing to keep their mask guidelines in place.The...

Triage Counselor Xia Wang in front of Local Boyz Hawaiian Cafe directly across from Oregon State’s Kearney Hall. Recently, Wang allegedly experienced discrimination when her name was purposefully changed to a more American sounding name for her order.

LocalBoyz management writes down different name for customer despite clear disapproval

Angela Tam, News Contributor
December 1, 2020

Correction: The caption of the photo for this story originally said "experienced discrimination" rather than "allegedly experienced discrimination". This mistake has been corrected.Clarification: This...

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