Fresno State coach Tim DeRuyter opens his fourth fall camp looking to rebound from a season in which the Bulldogs won the West Division in the Mountain West Conference, but also were thumped in losses to Power Five opponents USC, Utah and Nebraska at the start of the season and tossed in puzzling clunkers against UNLV and Wyoming.
Things weren’t looking too good for Mindy Kaling after FOX executives had decided not continue her series, “The Mindy Project.” But the series has been picked up by Hulu and will live to see another day. It’s really a lot of days since Hulu ordered 26 episodes.
Thumbs down to Hanford residents who aren’t heeding the mandate to save water during the drought. Hanford fell a whopping 18 percentage points short of reaching its 28% savings goal set by the state. “We’re doing the best we can. I’m not sure what else we can do,” says Hanford Public Works Director Lou Camara. The city will deploy a water officer at night beginning next week. Perhaps his presence will will prompt more residents to heed Hanford’s twice weekly watering limit.
Annual backpack giveaway at Eaton Plaza in Fresno. Comcast and the United Way teamed up for the 5th consecutive year to give away 2,500 backpacks filled with school supplies to students ages 5 to 15. Video by SILVIA FLORES firstname.lastname@example.org