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Sacramento's craft breweries profitable, but market shows signs of a slowdown

Greater beer selection, such as this lineup of River City Brewing Co. brews, are a key reason customers are making their way to local craft breweries. | Photo courtesy of River City Brewing Co.

December 12, 2017 - 1:02am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Chris Meyer

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Making the grade: Sacramento’s small business climate improves

Sacramento is becoming friendlier toward small businesses when it comes to government regulations, according to the latest report card on small business friendliness by Thumbtack. | Crain National photo by Jim Watkins.

October 25, 2017 - 2:50am

’Tis the season for those temporary retail shops popping up all over

It’s not your traditional pop-up shop, but Sacramento Iceland’s annual outdoor skating rink draws big numbers during its November to February stint at on Freeport Boulevard. | Courtesy of Iceland Ice Skating Rink.

October 17, 2017 - 9:11am

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Koel Thomae

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Dan Barbee

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Tim McGraw

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A Streetcar Not Desired: Property owners sue to derail long-awaited railcar project

Construction of a $200 million streetcar line that links downtown Sacramento to West Sacramento is set to begin in 2018. But a lawsuit by commercial property owners could delay that effort for several months or more. | Image courtesy of Sacramento Area Council of Governments.

September 11, 2017 - 3:17pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Andrea Cervantes

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