Fresno Syrian Responds to Chem Attacks

The chemical attacks in Syria have shocked the world. In the northwest Syrian region of Idlib, close to 100, including children…dead. Images of lifeless civilians…. Are too much to describe… Said Ha...

Local Millions on the Line for State Gas Tax

The California legislature is scheduled to vote on a dramatic increase to the gasoline tax later this week. Gov. Jerry Brown is pushing hard for the $52 billion tax to help repair roads and other infrastructure...

Fresno Police Auditor Leaving

Sources tell GV Wire that Rick Rasmussen, the Fresno’s independent police reviewer, will not have his contract renewed. His last day is May 1 April 30. The city hired Rasmussen in 2012. However, he worked re...

Fresno Backlash Against Housing Bill

What the Fresno City Council won't do, Jim Patterson will. The Fresno assemblyman organized a news conference on Friday morning attended by dozens in the home building and real estate industries. They had a ...

$45 Million Makes Vets Blvd. a Reality

Traffic.  It’s what residents of northwest Fresno have had to deal at Herndon and Highway 99. About 250 residents attended a meeting Wednesday night about the Veterans Boulevard Project. The idea is extend V...

McClintock bucks party trend in Internet vote

A vote in the House of Representatives regarding internet privacy saw all of its 215 votes to pass come from the GOP. Fifteen Republicans voted no, including Valley congressman Tom McClintock. GV Wire asked McC...

Joseph Castro talks Chavez, Rate Hikes, Critics

Fresno State President Dr. Joseph Castro spent a few minutes with GV Wire at today's garlanding ceremony for Cesar Chavez. We discussed what Chavez meant in his life, news of Fresno State's economic impact to t...