Photo of theater-goers lining up for the premiere of "Hamilton" in Puerto Rico.

Heng Criticizes Congressman Costa for Puerto Rico Trip

A congressional trip to Puerto Rico during the partial government shutdown, reportedly attended by one local representative, is receiving criticism from the White House and here in Fresno. Caribbean news organizations reported that Rep. Jim Costa (D-Fresno)...
Illustration of 2018 Fresno newsmakers

They Made the News in 2018. Who Is No. 1?

Newsmakers come in all shapes, sizes, and impacts. There are those who dominate headlines and social media for a spell before free-falling back into obscurity. There are those who — by virtue of talent, posi...
Photos of Jim Costa, left, and Elizabeth Heng,

Face Off: Jim Costa and Elizabeth Heng

View the video above to compare the background and views of incumbent Rep. Jim Costa (D-Fresno) and challenger Elizabeth Heng (R), candidates for California's 16th Congressional District seat in the U.S. House ...
Photos of Jim Costa, left, and Elizabeth Heng,

Is Heng’s ‘Costa in High Heels’ Ad Fair or Cheap Shot?

Elizabeth Heng, the Republican challenger to Rep. Jim Costa of Fresno, is again receiving national attention for one of her campaign ads. Heng was on Fox News and MSNBC answering questions Sunday about the commercial, which depicts a silver-haired man who r...
Photo of rescue team saving a man from flooding during Hurricane Florence

Top 10 Photos of the Week

Hurricane Florence Rescue Teams U.S. Coast Guard rescue swimmer Samuel Knoeppel, center, and Randy Haba, bottom right, approach to Willie Schubert of Pollocksville, N.C., on a stranded van in Pollocksville on...
Congressional candidate Elizabeth Heng speaks at Fresno's Downtown Rotary Club meeting

Heng Dodges Question About Spotty Voting Record in Speech

Elizabeth Heng talked about her background and vision Monday for representing California's 16th District if she is elected to Congress in a speech to the Fresno Rotary Club. But at no time during her talk at the Cornerstone Conference Center did she directl...