Category Archives: Valley-wide Event

Fresno, last stop on National Small Biz Week road tour

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) will conclude National Small Business Week (April 30-May 6) in Fresno, Calif., on Friday, May 5, at 8am at the Fresno Convention Center. This free event includes continental breakfast. Entrepreneurs, small business owners, and … Continue reading

White House official and a noted national journalist praise Fresno’s Fulton Street Project

ABC30 By Gene Haagenson October 5, 2016 FRESNO, Calif.(KFSN) – The restoration of Fulton Street is well under way. The $20-million project paid for mostly by the federal government, and Wednesday, a White House official came out to see if … Continue reading

Critics fear bullet trail will bring urban sprawl to Central Valley

Los Angeles Times By Ralph Vartabedian February 24, 2015 Against a rural tableau draped in a gray winter sky, a fleet of heavy, clawing earth movers rumbles back and forth across a fallow, 953-acre field that for decades produced bell … Continue reading

Fresno State office tapped for climate change initiative

  The Business Journal   The Office of Community and Economic Development at Fresno State was selected as a regional partner in a state-run program to combat climate change. As part of the new CivicSpark initiative, $2 million in grant … Continue reading