s
s
Sections
Sections
Subscribe
62°
Sunny
THU
 78°
 48°
FRI
 81°
 50°
SAT
 78°
 46°
SUN
 73°
 47°
MON
 71°
 45°
Latest Stories
Is it possible something as simple as a special cleanser could save a patient from getting a health care-associated infection? Here's what local health care providers are doing.
5 hours ago
North Bay hotel occupancy dips in March
Walmart tests AI to control store costs in an Amazon world
North Coast vineyard acreage increases slightly
Amy's Kitchen digs in for 2020 Marin restaurant opening
Who could replace Ben Stone in Sonoma County?

Lawmakers' deal pushes housing near North Bay rail stations

The compromise bill in the California Legislature means zoning changes would apply to cities on transit lines like Santa Rosa, Petaluma and Fairfield but not smaller locales like Cotati and Dixon.

More News
Stories on how the communities will be recovering in the weeks, months and years after the massive October 2017 wildfires.
After raising over $175 million in funding, the San Francisco-based company is further expanding its Mendocino County holdings with the acquisition of the 12-acre property where John Schaeffer started the off-the-grid store in 1978.
Amy's Kitchen on Wednesday said it plans to open a restaurant in Walnut Creek, which would be the Petaluma-based company's fourth restaurant outside its frozen and packaged foods business.
Aaron Smith of the National Cannabis Industry Association is set to keynote the Business Journal's North Coast Cannabis Conference in Santa Rosa.
Female plants are the THC and CBD money-makers. That's why a California North Coast lab startup has jumped into the emerging market for quick gender testing of marijuana and hemp crops.
The annual running, swimming and bicycling endurance race attracts thousands of participants and fans. And thanks to more focused marketing, the visitors are finding their way to the region's wineries, restaurants and hotels in greater numbers.
North Bay counties have 21 of nearly 900 economically struggling California areas where investment is encouraged. Though announced a year ago as part of a tax-reform package, how to actually proceed in these new zones wasn't clarified until now.
Columns

Our Network

Vine Notes: Is Your Wine Business Ready for the California Consumer Privacy Act?
North Coast vineyard acreage increases slightly
IT Matters: 5 ways infotech can improve winemaking
Wine executives grapple with millennial market
Westamerica 1Q earnings rise 12.0%
North Bay professionals news: Summit State Bank, Alpha Omega and Notre Vue wineries, and more
Bank of Marin 1Q earnings rise 17%
Local microlending program gets $1M
Sutter will pay $30M to settle Medicare overcharging allegations
FDA cracks down on clinics for CBD claims
North Bay's biggest: Senior living communities
Kaiser names new Marin-Sonoma publicity chief
It's a boy (sigh): Why not knowing cannabis gender can be costly
Generators blamed for five deaths at Mendocino County cannabis farms
Press Democrat ownership group pays off debt
Longer salmon season helping local fishermen
North Bay leases & sales: April 23, 2019
How a Trump program could spur a new wave of Bay Area development
Zazu pulls out of The Barlow two months after flood
Calistoga mineral spa resort sold
Workers in legal cannabis industry lack 'moral character' for citizenship, feds say
It's a boy (sigh): Why not knowing cannabis gender can be costly
Generators blamed for five deaths at Mendocino County cannabis farms
Rite Aid joins Walgreens and CVS in hemp pilots
More advanced-degree workers win H-1B visa lottery this year
Commute less traveled made all the difference for these North Bay entrepreneurs
Can your business survive the loss of its key employee?
Learning to work: New program teaches high-schoolers on the job
Hospitality & Tourism
North Bay hotel occupancy dips in March
Zazu pulls out of The Barlow two months after flood
Calistoga mineral spa resort sold
Sonoma County airport ridership rises nearly 4%
How California building rules could have spared thousands of homes from the flames
Debate over transit-oriented development with housing heats up in Sacramento
North Bay professionals news: Summit State Bank, Alpha Omega and Notre Vue wineries, and more
After Hours: Opening of Harris Village project by Habitat for Humanity
Powering the Bottom Line: Energy's future is solar plus storage
Commentary: Are your employees being data-compromised?
Green New Deal: Benefit to the North Bay?
Wealth Matters: Teach your children how to handle their own finances
Walmart tests AI to control store costs in an Amazon world
Amy's Kitchen digs in for 2020 Marin restaurant opening
Rite Aid joins Walgreens and CVS in hemp pilots
Mark Thomas Home will replace Pedersen’s in downtown Santa Rosa
Law
Napa County watershed divide widens
How to plan for a smooth transition of your family business
Solano cities join others in California suing over cannabis delivery
Sonoma County pot farmer fined $245,000 for illegal grading, stream diversion