News

If you worked here, you could lunch in a log cabin

If you worked here, you could lunch in a log cabin

LET'S DO LUNCH: Admit it, you've eaten lunch in stranger places. Photo: clipart.com

NOVATO, Calif. (AP) — Employees at Twitter’s headquarters in San Francisco will soon get to take their lunch break in 19th century relics.

The Marin Independent Journal reports the high-tech giant is installing a pair of low-tech log cabins from the late 1800s to serve as dining rooms.

The cabins were salvaged from ranches in Montana by a Marin County contractor and sold to the owner of an architectural firm helping to refurbish Twitter, Inc.’s headquarters.

They should be in place within a few weeks. The plan is to build booths inside them for company employees to sit in while they eat.

Recent Headlines

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

Fresh
floridastate

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

in Sports

This week’s top sports shots

Fresh
AP611561881101

A look at some of the biggest plays and best wins that happened this week in sports.

in Sports

Rice wins appeal, ‘suspension vacated’

Fresh
FILE - In this May 23, 2014, file photo, Janay Rice, left, looks on as her husband, Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice, speaks to the media during a news conference in Owings Mills, Md. A new video that appears to show Ray Rice striking then-fiance Janay Palmer in an elevator last February has been released on a website.

Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been "vacated immediately," the players' union said Friday.

in Local

Protest over wages targets local Wal-Mart

Fresh
wal-mart protests 11-28-14

About 30 people protested Wal-Mart’s wages at the Guide Meridian store early Friday, Nov. 28

in Sports

Thunder G Westbrook to return Friday night

Fresh
Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook smiles as he answers a question during a news conference during media day for the NBA basketball team in Oklahoma City, Friday, Sept. 27, 2013.

The Thunder say point guard Russell Westbrook will return to action Friday night against the New York Knicks.