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Jim Costa on water, election, Clinton e-mails

by David Taub GV Wire caught up with Rep. Jim Costa (D-Fresno/Merced), running for re-election to the 16th congressional district. We discussed his support for Loretta Sanchez, running for U.S. Senate, the e...

Sanchez supporters gather in Fresno

by David Taub If you believe in polls, Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez (D-Anaheim) has an uphill battle in her U.S. Senate race against Attorney General Kamala Harris. But, that didn't deter a group of current...

Note to readers

On Friday, GV Wire posted poll results about Measure X that was later pulled down. Upon further examination, the polling data was not correct. It polled city wide instead of just the borders of the Fresno Unifi...

GV Wire exclusive: Antonio Villaraigosa

by David Taub Antonio Villaraigosa stopped by in Fresno to speak at a water forum with many of the area’s heavy hitters. Hosted at the Univision studios in north Fresno, the former mayor of Los Angeles met w...

Review: Cirque feast for the eyes

by David Taub Cirque du Soleil began a six-show, four-night run Thursday at the Save Mart Center. “Toruk-First Flight,” inspired by the movie “Avatar,” certainly was a feast for the eyes. The stage encompass...

Mayor touts HSR at LA conference

by David Taub It was an afternoon of high-level hobnobbing earlier this week in Los Angeles at an event called “The California Summit.” Political middleweights, like the recalled former governor of Californi...

Fresno, LA Youth Orchestras combine for concert

by David Taub Music lovers will have a chance to hear the Youth Orchestra Los Angeles in town Friday night, as they host a joint concert with the Youth Orchestras of Fresno. The event takes place 7 p.m. at S...

Harris, Clinton up big in new state poll

In the latest PPIC poll, Hillary Clinton and Kamala Harris are up big in their respective presidential and U.S. Senate races. Poll summary: -Clinton leads overall by 54% -Only 70% of Republicans say th...

School board mulls University HS charter renewal

by David Taub The future of University High School (UHS) hangs in the balance of the Fresno Unified School District (FUSD) Board. The school’s charter is up for renewal. The trustees heard nearly two hours o...