'This Is Not Just Any Usual Recovery': Economist Explains Rash Of Price Hikes, Product ShortagesShortages and higher prices could remain common, as companies struggle with their supply chains and try to predict post-COVID demand during a surge in spending.
Chick-fil-A, Facing Sauce Shortage, Now Limiting Customers To 1 Dipping Cup Per ItemThe supply chain shortage just got fowl: Chick-fil-A is limiting the number of sauces it's giving out to customers because of limited stock.
Stimulus Check Update: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?With the latest round of stimulus checks already distributed to most eligible Americans, many wonder if additional aid is coming.
44 Attorneys General Urge Facebook To Stop Plans For An Instagram For KidsFacebook's plans to launch a version of Instagram for children under the age of 13 continue to get backlash.
Child Tax Credit: Parents Will Soon Get A Monthly Check, But For How Much?Raising a child is very expensive, but the expanded Child Tax Credit is about to give parents some more money to help.
American Families Plan: What's In It, And How Could It Put Money In Your Pocket?This sweeping piece of legislation can be loosely divided into childcare, education and paid family leave, but it also includes tax cuts and support for nutrition.
Pool Owners Could Pay Double For Chlorine This SummerSummer is around the corner, but anyone who is looking forward to a refreshing dip in the pool to cool off may be in for a big "shock." A chlorine shortage may make it more difficult for pool owners to buy the sanitizing tabs.
A ‘Sizzling Hot’ Pandemic Expansion For Sacramento's Burger PatchWhile many restaurants have struggled to stay alive during the pandemic, one Sacramento restaurant is expanding. Burger Patch, a plant-based burger business, that opened two years ago in midtown Sacramento has added two additional locations during the pandemic.
Diesel Fuel Drivers In Short Supply As Gas Prices RiseGas prices are on the rise due to a pinch at the pump and, despite the pandemic, drivers are delivering, but the number of them on the open road is down.
Sacramento Metro Region Forecasted To Lead US In Home Sales Growth In 2021This year will be a home seller's market, with the Sacramento region leading the nation in percentage growth of sales, according to a housing forecast out Thursday from Realtor.com.
Truckers Fall Under California Gig Economy Law, Court SaysCalifornia's gig economy law applies to some 70,000 truck drivers who can be classified as employees of companies that hire them instead of independent contractors, giving them a right to overtime, sick pay or other benefits, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday.
Stimulus Check Update: Can You Expect A Plus-Up Payment?Many Americans have already received an extra stimulus check, with more going out each week.
Shortage Of Workers To Fill Jobs Leading To Higher Costs For ConsumersOn the road to reopening, more jobs are hitting the market. But there may be more jobs than people who want to take them.
Stockton Hopes To Draw In Visitors By Highlighting Its Instagrammable LocationsStockton is part of the 209 that some think has gems worthy enough to visit for Instagram.
Calvary Cemetery in Citrus Heights ExpandingThe deadly results of the pandemic are forcing a local cemetery to expand. With a backlog in funerals and cremations, the need has never been greater.