Jewelisa Darrera doesn’t know what she’s going to do. She’d been working at Movie and Dinner – first as a food runner, then as a server – since October. Then she received a text message March 15 from a coworker who had been promoted to assistant manager in January.
“It said, ‘Hi all, I don’t have everybody’s number but I’ll do my best here,’” Darrera said. “M and D will be closed indefinitely, there are no plans to reopen anytime soon. I wish you all guys the best of luck in your job searching, and believe you’re all going to have success. … It was fun while it lasted.’”
Prior to that text message, Darrera said she had been under the impression it would only