How much you like “Deadpool” will depend a lot on how familiar you are with the Marvel Comics character. Those who have read the books know he’s not the typical defender of justice who believes in truth and honesty.
Nelson Elementary School teacher’s aide Monica “Miss Momo” Brewer – beloved by family, students, community members, staff and faculty for all she does for them – needed a new car but couldn’t afford it, so her sister set up a GoFundMe account to help raise money for her to get a new car. The account generated more than $25,000 in pledges in just a few days, exceeding its goal. General Motors got wind of her circumstances and stepped in to give Brewer a 2016 Chevrolet Malibu which was presented to her during a lunch-time surprise presentation Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at Clovis West High School in Fresno (where many of Brewer's former students attend).
The Fresno Grizzlies' 55th Hot Stove Gala, an annual kickoff to the baseball season, included a guest appearance by former Major League Baseball player and manager Bobby Valentine plus members of the franchise's reigning Pacific Coast League and Triple-A National champions.
Emerald and Timothy Potesan have embraced each others' interests to strengthen their marriage. Emerald now plays video games, Timothy square dances. Recorded Monday, February 8, 2016 in Fresno, Calif. (video: Eric Paul Zamora)
During World War II Marjorie Arnold helped construct B-17s in Fresno. On a recent visit to Castle Air Museum in Atwater, California, to view a Flying Fortress she reminisced about working on the bomber.