Ivanka Trump Hits Fresno For GOP Fundraiser

Unless you shelled out up to $5,000, the closest anyone could get to Ivanka Trump on Monday in Fresno was hundreds of feet away, separated by a wrought-iron fence. The First Daughter and presidential adviser...
Portrait of Irma Olguin Jr. at Bitwise in Fresno, CA

Olguin Writes New Code on Tech, Downtown Fresno

On a warm April day on the campus of Fresno State, the woman with short hair, wearing jeans, a T-shirt and Bulldogs jacket appears to be just another student. Or, maybe a hip professor. She's not. Irma Olgui...
Photo Illustration of Marijuana Leaves and $100 bills

The Greening of Fresno? Voters Will Decide Cannabis Tax.

Fresno voters will decide whether they want to tax cannabis. The city council enacted step one Thursday (June 14) — deciding by a 5-1 vote to place the item on the November ballot. However, the tax would have to earn the approval of two-thirds of Fresno ...
Assembly District 32 candidate Justin Mendes

South Valley Assembly Seat Prime for Flipping

Republicans should be optimistic about flipping a state Assembly seat representing Kings and Kern counties. Assembly District 32 might be the Republicans' best chance to turn a blue seat red come November. ...
Artist's rendering of Peerless Buildings

Newly Renovated Peerless Building Debuts With ArtHop Event

Fresno's innovators, makers, and engineers have a new hub with the opening of the recently renovated Peerless Building downtown at 1755 Broadway Street. The public can check it out Thursday from 4 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. There will be a grand opening art show ...