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A woman with a backpack is seen burglarizing the BuildZoom office in San Francisco. (BuildZoom)

Burglary Caught On Video Highlights Increased Reports Of San Francisco Startup Business Break-Ins

Some startup businesses in San Francisco have been plagued by break-ins lately, according to police.

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Wal-Mart employee checks the stock in a food aisle. (Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Richmond Moves Closer To Having State’s Highest Minimum Wage

On a first reading of the proposal Tuesday night, the Richmond City Council voted to hike the minimum wage to $12.30 an hour.

03/19/2014

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African-American Business Leaders Threaten Boycott Of SF Tourism

The San Francisco African American Chamber of Commerce is threatening a tourism boycott, alleging discriminatory practices by the hospitality industry.

01/01/2014

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2 Scotts Valley Businesses Burglarized

Police in Scotts Valley were investiging a pair of burglaries at two local businesses last week.

11/25/2013

America’s Cup: World Series 2012 II

Shortened America’s Cup Schedule Impacts Bay Area Businesses

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee is optimistic about the shortened schedule for this summer’s America’s Cup races, but many small businesses feel as if they have been left to take on water in choppy seas.

06/12/2013

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SF Surveillance Camera Provision Prompts LGBT Privacy Concerns

Some businesses that are seeking liquor licenses in San Francisco are being told to install security cameras in order to get a permit, once again sparking a debate about privacy concerns.

04/04/2013

U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, DC (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Bay Area Legislators Help Pass Fiscal Cliff Deal

Although not everyone was happy about the deal, including lawmakers in the Bay Area, Congress has approved a proposal that staves off the fiscal cliff.

01/02/2013

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Eye On The Bay: Made In The Bay Area, Printing And Sweets

It’s another addition of “Made in the Bay Area” Thuy Vu and Liam Mayclem go behind closed doors on a tour through businesses that call the Bay Area home.

07/15/2012

San Francisco Labor Day Parking Rules; Ways To Avoid A Ticket

Parking Meters Enforced In San Francisco On 4th Of July

The San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said that operating on holidays allows them to create turnover and availability in front of businesses, many of which are open.

07/04/2012

Olympic Club Preview - Host Of The 2012 U.S. Open

Daly City Businesses Expecting Boost From Huge U.S. Open Crowds

More than 245,000 people are expected to descend on the U.S. Open at San Francisco’s Olympic Club Monday, and more than a few of them are expected to walk through the doors of businesses in nearby Daly City.

06/11/2012

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