Job numbers up as teachers return to school

by David Taub There is positive news in the Fresno job market. The California Employment Development Department newest figures show a net gain of 3,600 workers over the last month (August to September 2016)....

Madera police chase making national news

by David Taub WATCH THE VIDEO It is an incredible video to watch. What seems to be a routine patrol up in Madera turns into police car taking fire. It happened in early Sunday morning at Howard & Schn...
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Nunes talks Trump, water at Chamber event

by David Taub Congressman Devin Nunes is optimistic, but perhaps realistic about Donald Trump’s chances of becoming the 45th President of the Untied State of America. Nunes delivered a speech Friday morning ...

A tour of a school in need

by David Taub The Measure X school bond for Fresno Unified continues to be one of this local election's more contentious issues. Superintendent Michael Hanson has strongly advocated for its passage to help i...

Easier ride coming to Highway 180

by David Taub Highway 180 is slated for an upgrade. The road linking the west side of Fresno County to the east side will become easier to drive thanks to new funding. The California Transportation Commis...

Brooke Ashjian says No on X

by David Taub Brooke Ashjian isn’t shy to let others know his thoughts on Measure X. If the No on X lawn sign in front of his Seal Rite Paving business in west Fresno isn’t a giveaway, the giant sign inside ...

Borgeas, Brandau now support Measure X

by David Taub One week after appearing at a news conference to encourage a no vote on a $225 million school bond measure, two local elected officials have changed their positions. Fresno County Supervisor An...

Finding the truth in anti-Valadao ad

by David Taub Maybe it’s not a newsflash that political ads can be misleading. A current TV spot sponsored by the House Majority PAC and AFT Solidarity attacks Congressman David Valadao for his “absolute” su...

Research shows Highway 99 America’s most dangerous

by David Taub Fresno has earned another dubious distinction: most dangerous highway in America.  A group called ValuePenguin rated Highway 99, which runs from Sacramento to Bakersfield as the deadliest based...