Crime & Punishment
It just became harder to be a dirty politician in FresnoMay 6, 2015
Politicians, whatcha gonna do when Lisa Smittcamp comes for you? From ABC30’s Corin Hoggard: The DA’s public integrity unit is designed to investigate and prosecute corruption by public officials. @ABC30 — Corin Hoggard (@corinhoggard) May...
Mr. GSD: How Brooke Ashjian got Fresno talking vocational educationMay 5, 2015
Two words have crept into the vocab of Fresnans across the political spectrum: vocational education. From KMJ’s Ray Appleton to City Councilman Sal Quintero, the issue of vocational education has reached a fever pitch. But why?...
That Was A Freebie
Free cow was apparently too good to be mooMay 4, 2015
Buyer beware, people. When something’s too good to be true, it probably is. Or for this particular Craigslist poster: if something’s too good to be moo, it probably is. That’s right, there’s a new scam...
Rankings on Rankings
The number of Fresno kids waiting to go to charter schools is INSANEMay 4, 2015
Demand for Fresno area charter schools has skyrocketed, according to a report from California’s charter school trade association. The California Charter Schools Association released its annual survey of charter school waiting lists across the Golden...
Introducing the ObserverMay 4, 2015
Welcome to CVObserver! We want to answer two big questions: who are we and what are we going to do? What exactly are we all about? We enjoy staying up-to-date with the good and bad...
Fresno State launches regional planning degree with eye on Rio Mesa boomSeptember 15, 2017
The university's degree program will partner with McCaffrey Homes to help plan Tesoro Viejo, the first development in the Rio Mesa area of Madera County, north of Clovis.
Schools get Fresno back to the basics: tackling the “Why work?” dilemmaSeptember 7, 2017
As the entitlement state grows and Universal Basic Income becomes a prevalent talking point, the conversation about jobs starts at our schools.
Fresno City Hall
Inside City Hall: Recharge Fresno construction, Darling plant relocationSeptember 12, 2017
As big-buck Recharge Fresno projects roll on, City officials are keeping their eyes on Temperance Flat along with residential and commercial water rates.