RIP, Janet Ryan: She Championed Children, Good Government

Fresno leaders today are mourning the death earlier this week of Janet Martino Ryan, a champion of children and an advocate for good government. Ryan, 80, served 12 years as a Fresno Unified School District trustee representing the Hoover High School region...
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Diverse Group Will Give Growth Plan a Second Look

City Hall announced the 17 people Thursday who are charged with taking a second look at Fresno's plan for guiding development through 2035. The committee includes a mix of developers, business leaders, planners, and advocates for people in Fresno's impoveri...
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Blood Donations Needed After Fresno Mass Shooting

The Central California Blood Center needs blood following a mass shooting in southeast Fresno that killed four men and critically injured six other people Sunday. In a social media post on Monday morning, the center asked that all eligible blood donors give t...
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Good News for Fulton as Downtown Street Gets Ready to Party

Fresno Mayor Lee Brand delivered good news Friday about Fulton's $20 million makeover —a day before the Fulton Street Party celebrating its 2017 reopening. According to city records, businesses along the downtown street grossed $43.6 million in revenue for ...