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Two Clovis Community icons received awards at the Clovis Hall of Fame Gala

Jul 01, 2014 No Comments

Clovis Community Medical Center’s CEO, Craig S. Castro, was named “Citizen of the Year” and Clovis Community’s Guild was given the “Community Service” award at this year’s Clovis Hall of Fame and Community Awards Gala. The evening honored Clovis’ finest – those who have shown courage, commitment and leadership in helping shape the city of [...]

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$35,000 provides more access to cancer services

Jun 24, 2014 No Comments

Clovis Community Medical Center’s Lymphedema Clinic received a $35,000 grant from Susan G. Komen’s Central Valley. The grant will help provide lymphedema and related rehabilitation services to those battling breast cancer, who otherwise might not be able to afford care. Because of Komen’s Central Valley support, Clovis Community can now provide more resources for patients [...]

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Community Regional Medical Center Announces New CEO

Jun 18, 2014 No Comments

Community Medical Centers has named Craig Wagoner as the new chief executive officer of Community Regional Medical Center in downtown Fresno, effective immediately. Wagoner had held the position in an interim capacity, while also serving as the hospital’s chief operating officer, since Jack Chubb resigned as CEO earlier this year. “During his seven years with [...]

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ExoSkeleton Demonstrated in Fresno

Jun 18, 2014 No Comments

Esko bionic exoskeleton, a bionic device to give mobility to people with lower extremity paralysis, due to spinal injuries or strokes, demonstrated at Community Regional Medical Center. Ekso Bionics has introduced one of the greatest technological revolutions in history. Since 2005, Ekso Bionics has been pioneering the field of robotic exoskeletons to augment human strength, endurance [...]

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1,600 Students Learn about Ag at Annual AgVentures! Day

Jun 10, 2014 No Comments

Tulare, Calif. – The International Agri-Center hosted its second annual AgVentures! Day for 4th grade students to explore farming, food and fun on Friday, May 23, 2014 in Tulare. Presentations were aimed at teaching students about agriculture, safety and nutrition. Students saw a sheep dog demonstration and enjoyed the “What Does My Plate Say” skit [...]

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Fresno Grizzlies Eight-Game Homestand Begins Monday Night Against Iowa Cubs

Jun 09, 2014 No Comments

FRESNO, Calif. – The Fresno Grizzlies, Triple-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, begin an eight-game homestand at Chukchansi Park on June 9th with a game at 7:05 p.m. against the Iowa Cubs, Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago Cubs. The club will play a four-game series against the Cubs through Thursday and wrap the homestand with [...]

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Election 2014 Results

Jun 03, 2014 No Comments

              Click on links below to see results.   CALIFORNIA STATEWIDE DIRECT PRIMARY ELECTION TUESDAY, JUNE 3, 2014   FRESNO COUNTY JUNE 3, 2014 STATEWIDE PRIMARY ELECTION Kings County Direct Primary Election June 3, 2014   Tulare County Direct Primary Election June 3, 2014   Madera County Direct Primary Election June 3, 2014

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Memorial bridge sign dedication ceremony Friday in memory of CHP Officer Dean Esquibel

Jun 03, 2014 No Comments

    A memorial bridge sign dedication ceremony Friday in memory of CHP Officer Dean Esquibel. On Aug. 21 1985, Esquibel died in the line of duty as the result of a traffic collision was held at the Hanford area California Highway Patrol office. In recognition of Esquibel’s contributions and sacrifice in service, a state bill [...]

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Fresno Firefighters Battle 3 Alarm Building Fire

May 29, 2014 No Comments

FRESNO, May 29, 2014/ Fresno City Firefighters have contained a large fire in downtown Fresno. The fire is burning inside an 20,000 square foot abandoned commercial building. It broke out around 8:30 a.m. on Thursday morning at a building located on Ventura and Broadway. Firefighters had to call for additional resources to contain the fire. There are over 70 [...]

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Huge Clovis multi-million expansion nears completion

May 23, 2014 No Comments

The last milestones of Clovis Community Medical Center’s $300 million-plus expansion project unfolded this spring, leaving just a few final touches for the project’s culmination this fall. “We’ve spent several years planning and expanding to meet our community’s healthcare needs ,” said John Kass R.N., CNO and interim COO at Clovis Community Medical Center. “And [...]

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Eight California National Guard Members Alleged To Have Participated In Recruitment Fraud

May 23, 2014 No Comments

Eight California National Guard Members Alleged To Have Participated In Recruitment Fraud SACRAMENTO, CA. — Grand juries in Fresno and Sacramento have indicted eight current or former members of the California National Guard, in seven separate cases, charging them with wire fraud for fraudulently obtaining recruiting referral bonuses, United States Attorney Benjamin B. Wagner announced. [...]

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Mayor Ashley Swearengin announces FY2015 city budget

May 20, 2014 No Comments

FRESNO, CA – Mayor Ashley Swearengin, along with City Manager Bruce Rudd, today announced the proposed City of Fresno budget for fiscal year 2015 during a press conference at City Hall. The $995,383,300 budget presents a more encouraging outlook than the severe shortfalls confronted since 2009, and focuses on paying off all internal debt, beginning [...]

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Fresno Food Expo and Center for International Trade Development Aid Valley Companies in Making Tangible Connections to Increase California’s $26.1 Billion in Exports through an Interactive Forum

May 15, 2014 No Comments

FRESNO, CALIFORNIA…May 15, 2014: San Joaquin Valley Food and Beverage Producers, Growers and Manufacturers gathered at Fresno City Hall Chambers Thursday, May 15 along with Fresno Food Expo organizers and the California Center for International Trade Development (CITD) during an interactive export forum featuring Federal, State and local partners who offered new regionally-specific data, discussed [...]

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Zenovich earns top VP fundraising title at Community

May 02, 2014 No Comments

Katie Zenovich, a longtime Valley development professional, was recently named vice president for corporate development at Community Medical Centers – the region’s largest healthcare system with nine facilities serving the Central Valley. As vice president, Zenovich will guide Community’s fundraising efforts and serve as lead development officer. She will also be responsible for Community’s corporate [...]

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De Young Properties breaks ground at the site of 11th annual St. Jude Dream Home® house

Apr 25, 2014 No Comments

Clovis, CA (April 23, 2014) – De Young Properties broke ground on the 11th annual St. Jude Dream Home® house on Wednesday, April 23. The home is to be raffled for the benefit of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The home will be located in the De Young CountrySide community in Clovis, California. Representatives of [...]

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Photo Gallery Of The Grizzlies Opening Weekend

Apr 14, 2014 No Comments

 

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Business Street Online’s video coverage of Clovis Business Resource Fair & Trade Show

Mar 06, 2014 No Comments

    Over 50 Valley companies filled the ballroom of the Veterans Memorial Building to showcase their products and services as they gain new leads and customers and network with other businesses.

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President Obama lands in Fresno, announces drought aid package

Feb 17, 2014 No Comments

FRESNO — President Obama flew into the San Joaquin Valley on Friday to discuss California’s historic drought, open the federal government’s checkbook and make tens of millions of dollars in aid available to struggling farmers and communities. Obama, whose plane touched down at Fresno Yosemite International Airport at 2:40 p.m., came bearing a $183 million [...]

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Obama heads to Fresno as White House announces drought aid

Feb 14, 2014 No Comments

President Obama heads to Fresno to view damaged caused by the California  more than $200 million in aid available to those affected by the dry conditions will be announced by the White House. The package includes up to $150 million in help for state livestock producers, $60 million for food banks and $5 million for [...]

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47th Years of the World Ag Expo

Feb 10, 2014 No Comments

World Ag Expo will celebrate its 47th year on February 11-13, 2014 in Tulare, California. The largest annual agricultural exposition of its kind, World Ag Expo touts more than 1,500 exhibitors who display cutting-edge agricultural technology and equipment on 2.6 million square feet of show grounds. An estimated average of 100,000 individuals from 70 countries [...]

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