Archive for February, 2012

Deborah Harkness For Supervisor District 2 Addresses Canceled Debate

    Deborah Harkness 4 Supervisor District 2  Statement from Deborah Harkness Regarding Canceled Debate Tonight   “On February 8, 2012, I confirmed my intent to participate in a candidates’ forum, organized by Rebecca Van Stokkum of Faith in Community-PICO, to be held at the St. Agnes Mission Church in Pinedale. The forum’s intent was [...]

Fresno Unified Announces Members Of Graduation Task Force

    WestEd joins Fresno Regional Foundation, the United Way and the California Endowment to support the work. Fresno Unified School District today announced the members of the Graduation Task Force commissioned by the Superinte

Local Students And Parents Participate In Locks Of Love

    WHAT:  Parents at Lowell Elementary School have organized a Locks of Love event to benefit  financially disadvantaged children suffering from long-term medical hair loss. About 35  students and parents are expected to h

New Report Links Valley Health Differences To Poverty Environment

    The Central Valley Health Policy Institute a tFresno State and Joint Center for Political and Economic Studies will release areport Wednesday, Feb. 29, comprehensively analyzing links between social, economic and environmental

Gas Prices On The Rise

  The average price of gas nationwide is up 18 cents a gallon in the past two  weeks.  The latest Lundberg Survey says the rising cost of crude and concerns over tensions in the Middle East are to blame. The national average cost for

Rich Kreps’ FitnessTip O’ the Day

    Almost to the person, when I begin training a new client they ask me what the best tricks are to eating out and not killing your nutrition plan.  With so many bad choices out there its easy to choose poorly.  When we think w

Fresno Superintendent Wins National Award

  Fresno Unified Superintendent Michael Hanson was selected for a 2012 Tech-Savvy Superintendent Award from School News, a national educational technology magazine. The prestigious national award is given each year to 10 top school distri

Jackie Evancho Tonight!

11 year old vocal phenom Jackie Evancho takes the stage tonight at Fresno’s William Saroyan Theater. Some tickets are still available.  Click here for ticket info.

New Development Going Up in Sanger

In September 2011 the Sanger City Council took a calculated risk that was designed to reenergize construction related businesses in the city, with the expectation that new manufacturing and construction jobs would be created and that abandoned su

Film Audition Workshop Announced