Central Valley Raises Its Voice To Boost Business

The 2019 legislative session was just getting underway in Sacramento. The ink was barely dry on hundreds of proposed bills (many of them mere placeholders) drafted by Assembly members and senators to address the myriad issues facing those who live, work, and d...
AP Photo of comedian/art collector Cheech Marin

California Gives $9.7M for Cheech Marin’s Chicano Art Museum

LOS ANGELES — Months after California legalized recreational marijuana the state is giving stoner comedian Cheech Marin's Chicano art museum $9.7 million. It must be fate. The money was tucked away in the $139 billion California budget Gov. Jerry Brown sign...