The number of specialty bicycle retailers continues to decline, so the owners of Roseville Cyclery were tickled pink to tell me that not only had they survived their first year in business but had doubled their gross revenue.
Access Sacramento will begin transmitting radio signal for its new low-power, 100-watt FM station by end of September. Listeners will be able to find the programming at 96.5 KUBU-LP.
At the Coeur d’Alene Art Auction, John Ascuaga will sell off the 18-karat Golden Rooster sculpture that once perched at his namesake Nugget in Sparks.
The Chevys Fresh Mex on Sacramento’s Howe Avenue closes after 15 years of business.
Comstock’s managing editor Christine Calvin succeeds Douglas Curley as editor of the regional business magazine.
After watching novice hairstylists try but fail to build their clientele, Frumoasa Salon owner Diana Ciocan began to think that she needed to be more of a mentor than a landlord. That was the genesis of Frumoasa 2....Sushi chef Lou Valente has the chops to please seasoned diners such as Bee dining critic Blair Robertson. Even so, Valente says hes had a steep learning curve since opening Lous Sushi on Oct. 1....Bee reader Randy Hiuga was driving by 3129 Arden Way when he noticed that the Marie Callender had gone out of business. The restaurant closed June 22, after 46 years in business.
Ana Manzano launched an indiegogo.com campaign to help get her children’s clothing boutique off the ground in Old Sacramento, but she’s not putting all her apples in that cart.
The founders of Bumbums & Baubles, Amanda Kludt and Caitlin Zapf, are all hush-hush about whether Sacramento will see them on the upcoming season of ABCs Shark Tank.
Restaurateur Sami Ladeki waited seven years to expand his chain of Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza eateries to the Sacramento region.
Another holiday season found Lodi businessman Robert Beadles struggling to assemble his staff to sign the company greeting cards. The MemoryTag is his best shot at ending that frustrating annual ritual.
Ethan Conrad owns roughly 100 commercial properties, but most of his 100 employees work in construction.
Taylor’s Kitchen and The Chef’s Table earn spots on Open Table’s list of the Top 100 Best Neighborhood Gem Restaurants in America.
Want to help shape the Sacramento region’s civic identity? Cast your final vote in the Brandathon contest by Monday.
The acquisitive Gallina accountancy in Roseville just announced the purchase of a Southern California firm, and managing partner Larry Taylor said he and his partners are not done shopping.
If you feel as though your child's trove of toys is growing faster than the chunk of change in her college savings plan, Davis resident Aimee Hasson offers a new way to fund The Gift of Education.
The evolution of the Placer SPCA and its leader, Leilani Fratis, reflects the sea change that has occurred at nonprofits over the last two decades.
Days before launching a new mobile app that makes the world a much smaller place, Sacramento natives Blake Mori and John Parilo took it along on their road trip to the BottleRock music festival in Napa Valley. And, they checked their egos at the gate.
The tiny olive fruit fly is sabotaging yields for some artisanal olive-oil producers in Placerville and beyond.…The momentum surges for Sacramento-based Webconnex as nonprofits, race organizers and others look for an easy, affordable alternative to giants such as EventBrite and Active.com.…Elizabeth McCleary of Devine Gelateria & Cafe in Sacramento didn’t win a spot in the grand final of the World Gelato Tour, but she did expand her network.
The momentum surges for Sacramento-based Webconnex as nonprofits, race organizers and others look for an easy, affordable alternative to giants such as EventBrite and Active.com.
Pushkin’s Bakery expands menu and will open new production facility.… Costa Vida Fresh Mexican Grill, founded in Utah, expands its presence in the Sacramento region with a restaurant in Rancho Cordova.… Technology guru Allan Katzen brings the electronic fun to parties for children and adults in Sacramento and beyond.
Technology guru Allan Katzen brings the electronic fun to parties for children and adults in Sacramento and beyond.