Local businesses


San Francisco Businesses Prepare For Influx Of World Series Crowds

Thousands will crowd AT&T Park on Wednesday night for Game 1 of the World Series between the Giants and Detroit Tigers – and local businesses are expected to stay busy as well.


San Francisco City College (CBS)

Bay Area Community Colleges Would Benefit From Obama Training Partnership Plan

The president’s $8 billion plan would link community college students with local businesses, a plan that was based in part on research done by a working group that included Foothill College President Judy Miner.


6th Inning

San Francisco Business Owners Cheer Return Of Giants

The Giants won their home opener on Friday afternoon to the delight of fans and businesses near AT&T Park.


Runners set off from the start line for the 2nd Annual Oakland Running Festival. (Source: OaklandMarathon.com)

Thousands Participate In Oakland Running Festival

This weekend’s Oakland Running Festival brought out thousands of participants while also providing a boost for the local economy.


SoCal Lawmaker Introduces Bills To Localize Rail Project Jobs

Legislation has been introduced to ensure that jobs created from California’s high-speed rail project will go to local employees.


A sign is displayed outside of the Google headquarters in Mountain View. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Showcases Local Businesses In A New ‘Place’

Google Inc., world’s most popular search engine, started rolling out a new way to show information about local businesses on Wednesday.

CBS San Francisco–10/27/2010