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Poll: What Should Fresno’s Marijuana Limit Be?

The Fresno City Council will try for the third time Thursday to set a limit on how many marijuana plants people can grow at home. California law allows six plants per residence, but local jurisdictions are allo...

Fresno Council: Marijuana Regs, Carbon Credits

Council Tackles Marijuana Plant Limits Again Here are the items that are grabbing my attention from the Thursday, Aug. 24, Fresno City Council meeting: Will the third time be a charm for the city to adopt...

Talk Show Host Lands on 940 ESPN

A Fresno radio host is returning to the air. Christopher Gabriel, last heard on Power Talk 96.7, will debut a new afternoon show on 940 ESPN, starting Aug. 28. The show will air 3-6 p.m. with an extra Friday...

Campus Leaders Speak on California Travel Ban

Goldsmith, Castro Offer Different Takes on AB 1887 A state law enacted this year would prevent public institutions like Fresno State from using taxpayer money to travel to eight states that are perceived to ha...

Fresno City Manager Stakes Out Her Priorities

Fresno’s new City Manager Wilma Quan-Schecter gave her first public address last week at a Chamber of Commerce event. She echoed City Hall priorities and revealed some interesting facts about upcoming projects....
A dog is one of the most effective ways to secure your home or business building.

Want to stop burglars? Here’s what ex-cons say

CCTV Cameras and Barking Dogs Provide Protection Twelve former burglars sat down with Co-Op Insurance, a British Firm, to provide insight on how to secure your home and vehicles. Some of what they had to say m...