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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...
Sales Tax Increase for Fresno Parks Will Be One Step Closer After ThursdayAugust 7, 2018
Fresno City Council will decide the next step for the Fresno for Parks measure this Friday where supporters will apply pressure on electeds in hope of arriving one step closer to a sales tax that...
Fresno City Hall
Developer Fees Sit In The Bank Because Few Contractors BidAugust 10, 2018
Developers fees are sitting in bank accounts waiting to be spent beautifying street medians, but few contractors are bidding for projects because local contractors in the current economy are busy.
Prop 5: A Step in the Right DirectionAugust 7, 2018
California has a housing shortage problem that is talked about quite a bit but very few solutions that make fiscal sense are offered. Housing prices are rising beyond affordability for the middle class in...
The boon for Tedford’s Fresno State turnaround? Tickets, recruits, and buzz.October 24, 2017
Jeff Tedford and his Bulldogs are well on their way to giving Fresno State officials something they’ve dreamed about for years: Leverage on the ticket prices.
Bulldogs steamroll New Mexico, 38-0, with dazzling offenseOctober 14, 2017
Behind Marcus McMariyon's arm (and even legs), Fresno State continued its roll through Mountain West play staying unbeaten in the conference.
Jim Verros on a Fresno Unified strike: “It’s going to change the conversation”September 25, 2017
A teacher's strike will shakeup the summer storyline of Brooke Ashjian's comments and put the focus back on bread-and-butter issues.
Jim Verros on DACA changes: “Absolutely this is a ploy” by both partiesSeptember 10, 2017
Jim Verros talked with CBS47 This Morning to discuss changes to the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.