Archive for January, 2020

AFL vs. NFL

Jan 31, 2020 No Comments by

The AFL was a football league that competed with the NFL throughout the 1960s and in doing so they ultimately changed the league forever.  

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FRESNO STATE UNVEILS NEW VARSITY ESPORTS PROGRAM

Jan 31, 2020 No Comments by

Ladies and gentlemen, start your software engines. Fresno State has officially launched its new esports program with two varsity teams of students competing at two different video games — League of Legends and Overwatch. Though the program is directed by the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management at Fresno State — and not by [...]

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World Ag Expo® Guards Against Newest Coronavirus

Jan 30, 2020 No Comments by

Tulare, CA – January 29, 2020 – World Ag Expo® is set to host attendees and exhibitors from across the country and around the world in just two weeks. Now they will also prepare to guard against the newest coronavirus emerging in China. “The health and safety of everyone at our show is our top [...]

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THE BIG FRESNO FAIR TAKES HOME 21 AWARDS AT THIS YEAR’S WESTERN FAIRS ASSOCIATION’S ANNUAL CONVENTION

Jan 30, 2020 No Comments

FRESNO, CALIFORNIA, January 30, 2020…The Big Fresno Fair took home 21 awards at the Western Fairs Association’s (WFA) 97th Annual Convention & Trade Show held in Reno, Nevada January 19-22, 2020, where more than 1,200 fair CEOs, directors, staff and fair-related professionals from roughly 125 fairs throughout the Western United States attended to celebrate the [...]

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MoviePass Is Finally Officially Dead: Enters Bankruptcy

Jan 30, 2020 No Comments

The curtain has come down on MoviePass after the company filed for bankruptcy protection on Tuesday. MoviePass was once a revolutionary ticketing service that let people see an unlimited amount of movies for cheap. The company said in a regulatory filing Wednesday that it considered “strategic alternatives,” but couldn’t find any. Helios and Matheson (HMNY), [...]

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City Announces Agreement with Gap Inc. for Donation of Land

Jan 29, 2020 No Comments

FRESNO, CA – Mayor Lee Brand today officially announced an agreement between the City of Fresno and San Francisco-based Gap Inc., to purchase 4.8 acres of land on Airways Boulevard for $1, with the intention of building a state-of-the-art, no-kill animal shelter on the site. Gap Inc. has also announced the intention to gift over [...]

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