Business & Real Estate

Arena

Will downtown Sacramento be bright and safe enough for its big arena debut this fall?

Some streets leading to the arena are poorly lit and uninviting

City officials will install 104 pedestrian-friendly streetlamps

The goal is to make concerned arenagoers feel comfortable

Cathie Anderson

Golden Pacific CEO leads turnaround at Sacramento-based bank

When banks are struggling to make a profit, they often call in turnaround specialists such as Virginia Varela. She brought her 30-plus years of experience in the banking industry to Sacramento’s Golden Pacific Bank in November 2013 and has so far led her pared-down team of roughly 45 to four consecutive quarters of profit.

Videos

'Pokémon Go' players pub crawl across Sacramento

Pokémon trainers are participating in the first 'Pokémon Go' pub crawl in Sacramento. The event was organized by Sac Social Club to bring people out and support local businesses.
Eli Hiller The Sacramento Bee
'Pokémon Go' players pub crawl across Sacramento 1:19

'Pokémon Go' players pub crawl across Sacramento

Gotta hit 'em all: Midtown hosts Pokemón Go bar crawl 1:26

Gotta hit 'em all: Midtown hosts Pokemón Go bar crawl

Lighting the way to downtown Kings arena 1:14

Lighting the way to downtown Kings arena

Sacramento Republic FC gets sponsorship deal with UC Davis 2:10

Sacramento Republic FC gets sponsorship deal with UC Davis