Ana Manzano raised only 40 percent of the start-up funds she hoped to get at indiegogo.com, but she’s moving forward with getting her Ana Apple Boutique launched.
Pastry chef Ramon Perez started selling his Puur Chocolat confections at Taylor's Market last week, and he's already seeing a pay-off from it.
Avison Young, a Canada-based commercial real estate services firm, says it has acquired Sacramento real estate brokerage company Aguer Havelock Associates Inc.
Atlanta-based Moes Southwest Grill, which announced in January that it had signed an agreement to bring more than a dozen new restaurants to the Sacramento area over the next seven years, will open its first local restaurant Thursday in Auburn.
Rancho Cordova-based American River Bankshares, parent of American River Bank, reported a second consecutive quarter of strongly improved year-over-year profits in the second quarter.
The McClatchy Co. reported a big jump in profits Thursday because of the sale of one of its Internet assets, but the Sacramento newspaper publisher continues to suffer the effects of an eight-year slump in advertising.
Federal officials have capped the amount of money scofflaws will be forced to pay if they don't buy insurance this year at $2,448 per person and $12,240 for a family of five.
Placerville-based El Dorado Savings Bank, which operates 32 branches in California and three in northern Nevada, reported a profit of nearly $2.8 million in the second quarter of this year, a nearly 30 percent spike last years net income of $2.17 million.
The median asking price of small- and medium-size businesses for sale in the Sacramento area during in this year's second quarter was $217,000, according to San Francisco-based BizBuySell.com.
San Francisco-based Dignity Health and Anthem Blue Cross have gone into overtime on negotiations for a new contract, but both sides appear confident of an eventual agreement.
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.
The gross value of Yuba County’s agricultural production for 2013 set another record at nearly $235 million, a gain of almost 9 percent over the previous year, according to a new report released by Louie Mendoza, the county’s agricultural commissioner.
Santa Rosa-based REACH Air Medical Services said it plans to expand its Northern California operations with a new air ambulance base in Rancho Cordova, providing 24/7 emergency medical and services to the Sacramento area by October.
Officials with the University of California, Davis, and Chinas Northwest Agricultural and Forestry University in Shaanxi province have signed an agreement that they said lays the groundwork for establishing the Sino-U.S. Joint Research Center for Food Safety in China.
Banks serving the Sacramento region reported mixed results for the second quarter of this year, but profitability held firm in a generally improving loan market.
Texas firm buys eight Five Guys Burgers outlets in Sacramento region.