With a critical City Council vote on her legacy project to reopen downtown Fresno’s Fulton Mall to traffic, Mayor Ashley Swearengin and supporters rallied on the mall to urge council members to award a $22.4 million contract for the work.
The commitment by Mother Teresa to care for those who had been rejected by society is one of the most unparalleled displays of benevolence of the 20th century. The tiny woman showed the world through her actions the truest meaning of charity.
The Californians associated with the historic clean energy venture fund announced Monday by Bill Gates at the Paris climate conference are, in many ways, the usual public-spirited suspects – Tom Steyer, Mark Benioff, Reid Hofman, Mark Zuckerberg.
While Fresno city leaders met Monday to determine how best to fix the conditions at a local apartment complex, the owner of the complexs, Chris Henry, said he wasn't aware of the extent of the problems but it trying to correct them. Read the related story