Local businesses

San Francisco Businesses Prepare For Influx Of World Series CrowdsThousands 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.
Bay Area Community Colleges Would Benefit From Obama Training Partnership PlanThe 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.
San Francisco Business Owners Cheer Return Of GiantsThe Giants won their home opener on Friday afternoon to the delight of fans and businesses near AT&T Park.
Thousands Participate In Oakland Running FestivalThis 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.
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.