Press Democrat Business RSS Feed Press Democrat RSS en-us Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 PST (Ted Appel) 30 Copyright 2016 The Santa Rosa Press Democrat 180 18 <![CDATA[ Sonoma County median home price surges to record high ]]> After a strong sales bump in June, Sonoma County’s housing market declined in July to the slowest pace of sales in seven years.Meanwhile, a combination … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:02:12 PDT <![CDATA[ Sales of single-family homes in Sonoma County for the week of July 9 ]]> One hundred and nine single-family homes sold in Sonoma County during the week of July 9, ranging in price from $188 thousand to $2.2 million. … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:07:23 PDT <![CDATA[ Tech companies banishing extremists after Charlottesville violence ]]> NEW YORK — It took bloodshed in Charlottesville to get tech companies to do what civil rights groups have been calling for for years: take … ]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:02:59 PDT <![CDATA[ Gallo buys Ukiah distillery Germain-Robin ]]> E&J Gallo Winery of Modesto announced Wednesday that it has bought Ukiah’s Germain-Robin, California’s first luxury brandy brand.The distillery was formed in 1982 between Ansley … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:23:17 PDT <![CDATA[ Apple CEO pledges $2 million to fight hate ]]> SAN FRANCISCO — Apple is donating $2 million to two human rights groups as part of CEO Tim Cook's pledge to help lead the fight … ]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:56:09 PDT <![CDATA[ New Ford CEO says company will balance present with future ]]> DETROIT — The new CEO of Ford Motor Co. says the company isn't taking its eyes off the present as it prepares for transportation in … ]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:09:02 PDT <![CDATA[ Bay Area art classes pair painting with pot ]]> A San Francisco-based dispensary has started a series of art and creativity workshops offering expert art instruction paired with an in-class cannabis sampling. Read more. … ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:21:01 PDT <![CDATA[ County Bench restaurant closes in downtown Santa Rosa ]]> The downtown Santa Rosa restaurant County Bench, opened more than a year ago, has been shuttered, with owners the Chandi Hospitality Group announcing plans to … ]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:04:25 PDT <![CDATA[ PD default story headline xy yxyxy yyxyxyxyxyx ]]> Xy yx yxy xyyxyxy … ]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 11:23:29 PDT <![CDATA[ Wine Business ]]> Publication="PressDemocrat" Section="Wine Business" SectionFullName="/Business/WineBusiness/" Pagelayoutname="DefaultLayout" Grid="PDSubsection" Area="Impact" Items="1"   … ]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 16:09:10 PDT