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Unemployment in the four-county Sacramento region increased in January by almost a full percentage point. The jobless rate was 8.3 percent. That was up from 7.5 percent in December, but down from 10 percent a year ago.
Dunkin' Donuts is coming to the Sacramento area...indoor golf too possibly. Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson has the lowdown.
A Roseville store that sells hugs and the possibility of Whole Foods coming to midtown Sacramento - those are among the week's top business stories from Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson.
Business Journal: Tuli's Closes Other Eateries Reopen, Covered California Jobs, Elk Grove Med SchoolFriday, February 21, 2014
Tuli's Bistro in midtown Sacramento closed this week, but other recently shuttered eateries are reopening. The story tops this week's review of economic news from Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson.
Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson has our weekly rundown of the region's top economic stories...
The City of Davis is looking at getting into the electricity business, the Sacramento Capitals leave for Nevada and big changes at Sacramento's largest law firm. Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson gives us the lowdown...
All California hourly workers would be guaranteed up to three paid sick days per year under a bill moving through the legislature. Supporters say 80 percent of low-wage workers do not get sick pay.
A financial boost for the Sacramento Opera and Philharmonic, sketches for a new downtown arena and Covered California grows its office space in Sacramento - Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson has the details...
One Sacramento restaurant closes, two more open. Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson has the details. Also, what new water restrictions in Sacramento mean for businesses, and the future of Loehmann's Plaza now that Loehmann's is closing.
The latest foreclosure numbers show steep and nearly identical decreases for Sacramento and Stockton compared to last year.
Business Journal: Connections Between Local Business And The State Budget, SACTO's New Efforts, Lawyers And The Affordable Care ActFriday, January 10, 2014
There are some implications for the Sacramento-area business community in California Governor Jerry Brown's new budget proposal. Jack Robinson has details on that and the week's other top business stories in this week's chat.
Non-profit organizations have traditionally filled out lots of paperwork to ask for assistance. Capital Public Radio's Bob Moffitt reports a Sacramento leadership program is asking instead for 140-character tweets.
From the Arena to Sacramento's "Startup Culture," Jack Robinson of the Sacramento Business Journal previews the business stories to watch in 2014.
What were the big business stories in the Sacramento region over the last year? Sacramento Business Journal Editor Jack Robinson has his countdown for this week's chat.
Jack Robinson joined the Sacramento Business Journal as editor in February 2011. Previously he was managing editor of the Fresno Bee and held various editing posts at the Los Angeles Times. Jack has bachelor's degrees from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music (French horn performance) and UC Berkeley (statistics), as well as a master's degree in journalism from UC Berkeley.
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