Mama Rosa's Pizza and Pasta restaurant on 6770 Santa Rita Road in Pleasanton appears to have closed. Public records show the restaurant was owned by the family of Marino and Nicole Sandoval, the couple who owned the now defunct El Balazo and were convicted of fraud in 2012. Full story here.
Sprouts & Shutters: Sugarie Bake Shop Open
The French bakery, offering traditional pastries and a quintessential cafe experience, has opened in Pleasanton. Details about their menu and their signature pastry here.
Loehmann's to Close
The store's liquidation sale began Thursday. Find out why the store is closing.
So Long, Sideboard
The popular downtown Danville coffee shop will reopen in early 2014. Click here to learn about their new location.
Unlicensed Car Repair Shop Busted, New Auto Management Moves in
San Ramon's D&D Automotive closed in December after a search warrant revealed that garage was unlicensed.
Sprouts & Shutters: Jersey Mike's Subs Opening Soon
The sub shop is scheduled to open on Jan. 15 in Pleasanton. Read on to find out about how you can get a free sub while donating to Pleasanton schools.
Other Business News:
- Fremont Bank Marks 50th Anniversary by Donating $1 Million to Nonprofits
- New Swim School
- Restaurants in Tri-Valley Offering Discounts for 'Eat Tri-Valley Restaurant Month'
- Nov. 16: Sprouts & Shutters: Little Home Thai Cuisine Closed; Pieces of Chocolate, Foundations Tutoring
- Nov. 2: Sprouts & Shutters: Savers, Stoneridge Creek Open; Tommie's, Maui Burger, Pool Patio & More All Closed
Editor Jane McInnis contributed to this report.