Fresno Food Expo Takes Its Show on the Road

Nov 05, 2012 No Comments

Will host ‘Fresno Food Expo Pavilion’ at Taste of California Trade Show & Conference  Fresno, Calif. – This week, seven local food producing companies have headed to Oakland to participate in the annual Taste of California Trade Show & Conference hosted by State Center Community College District (SCCCD) Center for International Trade Development. From Nov. [...]

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Surgeon to Push First Ever Wheelchair Participant in Half Marathon

Nov 02, 2012 No Comments

Fresno, Calif. – The annual Two Cities Marathon attracts thousands of contestants, but this year’s event on Nov. 4 includes an especially energetic four-year-old eager to “go the distance.” Rafael Reyes, diagnosed with cerebral palsy spastic diplegia, will be the first-ever “adaptive” participant in the Fresno Half Marathon this Sunday. Dr. Adam Gorra, a pediatric [...]

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Immigrants Main Beneficiaries of Net Increase in U.S. Jobs

Nov 02, 2012 No Comments

Two-thirds of employment growth during Obama’s term went to foreign-born   WASHINGTON, DC  PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A new analysis of government data by the Center for Immigration Studies shows that two-thirds of the net increase in employment since President Obama took office has gone to immigrant workers, primarily legal immigrants. Although total immigration has fallen in [...]

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Time is Running Out to Reserve St. Jude Dream Home Tickets

Nov 02, 2012 No Comments

This Saturday and Sunday is the last weekend to tour the St. Jude Dream Home house    Fresno, Calif. (Nov. 2, 2012) – This is the last weekend to visit the St. Jude Dream Home house!  The house is open Saturday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. Just [...]

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Local Hospital CEO, Jack Chubb Named to National Committee

Oct 31, 2012 No Comments

Jack Chubb, CEO of Community Regional Medical Center in Fresno, is now on a national healthcare committee with other top hospital officials from across the country Fresno, Calif. – Jack Chubb, CEO of Community Regional Medical Center, has been selected to sit on the Premier Healthcare Alliance’s Group Purchasing and Member Relations stockholder committee. Chubb [...]

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Feinstein Speaks at Maddy Institute Luncheon in Fresno

Oct 30, 2012 No Comments

Nearly 200 community leaders assembled to hear Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s comments on the present and future of California Fresno, Calif. – Sen. Dianne Feinstein made a spe cial visit to Fresno early Tuesday afternoon during a luncheon hosted by the Kenneth L. Maddy Institute at the Piccadilly Inn-Airport to address statewide as well as national [...]

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Fresno State Turns Pink for Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

Oct 22, 2012 No Comments

Approximately 4,300 runners and walkers raised money Saturday morning to aid Susan G. Komen – Central Valley in its battle against breast cancer Fresno, Calif.- The color pink was seen across the Fresno State campus Saturday morning as roughly 4,300 runners and walkers banded together to support the Susan G. Komen Central Valley affiliate in [...]

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Welty, Ruiz to be Recognized at CVBI Event

Oct 05, 2012 No Comments

CLOVIS, Calif. (Oct. 5, 2012) – On Wednesday, Oct. 10 at the Central Valley Stock Exchange, Central Valley Business Incubator will celebrate the legacy and accomplishments of two valley leaders: Fred Ruiz, Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Ruiz Foods, Inc., and Dr. John D. Welty, President, California State University, Fresno. The Perpetual John D. Welty [...]

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