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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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The African Adventure Begins

Jan 06, 2014 No Comments

Fresno, CA- Fresno Chaffee Zoo had their “African Adventure” groundbreaking Monday morning. Fresno Chaffee Zoo Board of Directors Chair, John Valentino said, “This is a long awaited day.” as he addressed the crowd of dignitaries and zoo supporters. The 18-acre “African Adventures” exhibit, which will bring a little piece of Africa into Fresno.  Lions, cheetahs, rhinoceroses, Africa [...]

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Clovis Fall Fest and Business Resource Fair Live Broadcast

Oct 17, 2013 No Comments

Live streaming video by Ustream Business Street Online will be holding a live streaming video webcast today from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. PST at the Clovis Fall Fest and Business Resource Fair, presented by the Clovis Chamber of Commerce. President and publisher of Business Street Online Lance Cardoza will be interviewing the trade show exhibitors, [...]

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