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Sonoma County hotel revenue year to date was up 10.6 percent in September, but Napa County average room occupancy was down, say new travel industry data.
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5 North Bay counties beat California's record-low unemployment

Marin, Sonoma, Napa, Mendocino and Solano counties had less joblessness in September than California's new 4-decade-low rate of 4.1 percent, say state figures released Friday. And Lake County's job market has improved nearly to that level.

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Stories on how the communities will be recovering in the weeks, months and years after the massive October 2017 wildfires.
As we hit the one-year anniversary of the devastating San Francisco North Bay wildfires, Shana Bull offers tips for businesses on social media marketing during a crisis.
With so much of our financial information and personal information now online, estate plans today must address how our digital selves will be managed after our human selves. Here's how to make it easier to navigate the digital maze.
North Bay Business Journal checked in with leaders from an array of local industry sectors and found they are at various stages on the continuum of recovery from the October 2017 wildfires. Here is how far we've come and where we need to go next.
"(T)his community should be proud of how it rallied, how people touched one another. Now, one year on, the question is how do we sustain this level of energy, resilience and hope that our communities will come back stronger and safer?" writes Brad Bollinger, publisher, North Bay Business Journal.
North Bay Business Journal will recognize winners of the Nonprofit Leadership Awards at a luncheon Oct. 25.
Recipients set to be honored by the North Bay Business Journal at an Oct. 30 luncheon in Santa Rosa.
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$1M gift to renovation of Santa Rosa's Luther Burbank Center
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Wildfire survivor mini-cottage project gets into construction
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Sonoma County limits pot growing to farms of at least 10 acres
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