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Fresno’s Cultiva La Salud Sues State Over Soda Tax Ban

A Fresno health-advocacy group is suing over state legislation that prevents cities from enacting soda taxes. In a 2018 deal with the beverage industry, the Legislature passed a law preventing cities from raising taxes on sugar-sweetened beverages and other groceries through 2031. In exchange, the beverage industry withdrew a proposition...

Want To Start a Food Truck Business? They'll Show You How.

Thinking about going into the mobile food business? Then you might want to attend a mobile vendor summit Monday, Dec. 10, in Fresno. Cultiva la Salud — a local nonprofit that focuses on health equity and access to food — will hold the summit at the UC Merced Center for...