| Apr 11, 2010
The Fresno County Fruit Trail season usually is May through September, depending on weather. A brochure about the trail can be ordered at http://www.gofruittrail.com or (559) 262-4271. The site also lists what's ripe based on growers' reports.
| Mar 6, 2010
Lolly Vegas, 70, the lead singer and guitarist for Redbone, a Native American rock band that had a million-selling hit in 1974 with the bouncy “Come and Get Your Love,” died in his sleep Thursday at his home in...
| Mar 17, 2010
When most of us think of cancer we don't envision laughter.
But for a group of women - some with incurable cancer - who receive treatment on Wednesdays at California Oncology of the Central Valley in northeast Fresno, finding humor in the absurd is...
| Dec 19, 2009
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| Dec 21, 2009
The budget crisis afflicting California State University could not have come at a worse time for Berenice Vite and Rafael Curiel, whose son Alonso is a sophomore at Cal State Long Beach. As the university was imposing a 32% student fee hike this year,...
| Apr 30, 2010
| 11:32 AM
California added 393,000 new people in 2009, with San Diego, state's second largest city, gaining more than 17,000, according to a new report from the state Department of Finance.
The numbers released Thursday estimate 38.6 million people now live in the...
| May 18, 2010
Burrous will anchor alongside Tamsen Fadal from 4:30am to 6am and Sukanya Krishnan and John Muller will anchor from 6am to 9am. Burrous' addition to the "PIX 11 Morning News" rounds out the AM team, which includes Craig Treadway, James Ford, Jill...
| May 28, 2010
The smaller the paycheck, the bigger the belly, say many researchers who study poverty and obesity.
It might seem like a paradox, but not having enough money for food doesn't mean the poor are skinny. The opposite appears to be true: The lower-income are...
| Dec 30, 2009
Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger wasn't the only Hollywood celebrity shaping legislation in the state Capitol this past year. Jennifer Aniston, Paul Rodriguez and Sean Penn were among the A-listers who took on starring roles in crafting or promoting new laws....
| Jan 10, 2010
Frank Ramirez, known to generations of customers as Mr. Panchito in honor of the Mexican restaurant he owned for more than 35 years in San Gabriel, has died. He was 88.
Ramirez died Dec. 18 at a San Gabriel hospital a week after having a heart attack,...
| Jan 18, 2010
| 10:36 PM
Commissioner Larry Scott announced today that Washington senior forward Quincy Pondexter has been named the Pac-10 Men's Basketball Player of the Week for Jan. 11-17.
Pondexter, of Fresno, Calif., led the Huskies to a weekend sweep over Stanford band...