Will River Board Decide Access Issue? We Poll Them

The San Joaquin River Conservancy board meets Wednesday (Dec. 13), 10:30 a.m. at the Clovis Veterans Memorial District (808 Fourth Street, Clovis). One item is on the agenda: Where to build a new access point to the planned Eaton Trail expansion? The choice...

Brandau’s So-Called ‘Fake News’ Proves to be Real

Opinion by David Taub In life, the anticipation of an event sometimes far surpasses the actual outcome. For example, the political sniping that preceded the San Joaquin River Conservancy board meeting Wednesday (Nov. 15) proved much more entertain...

Politics 101: Darling Legal Challenge, Garbage Rate Hikes

The Fresno City Council unanimously approved a plan last week to move the Darling Ingredients rendering plant from a residential west Fresno neighborhood to a less-populated location five miles away. But while residents in the area hailed the move as a stri...

Fresno’s Homeless Speak Up

OPINION BY NANCY FLYNN I am often appalled by the words used to describe homeless people in Fresno.  I read these words on social media. I hear them in conversations. Bums, vagrants, scum and campers, they are called. Dangerous, dirty, criminal...