$5,000 Grants Available for Fresno County Small Businesses

Fresno County businesses left out of previous grants or loans have new hope. On Tuesday, the Fresno County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a small business grant program open to any Fresno County business with 10 or fewer full-time employees. T...

Animal Shelter Gets Green Light, but Likely Lawsuit Awaits

Overcome with emotion, Derrel Ridenour wiped his eyes with tears of joy and tears of victory. Moments earlier Tuesday, the business magnate and animal lover heard the news he’s fought years to hear — unanimous approval of the animal shelter he wants to buil...

Fresno County Budget Hits $3 Billion for First Time

Big but balanced. That describes the proposed budget announced by Fresno County Board of Supervisors Chairman Brian Pacheco in his State of the County speech Thursday at an event hosted by the Fresno Chamber of Commerce. The budget is a tad over $3 billi...