Blaire Strohn’s bright personality belies the disease she carries with her - cystic fibrosis - that limits her lung capacity to one-fifth of normal. In a decision she made with her pulmonologist, Dr. David Lee, center director of the UCSF, Fresno cystic fibrosis program, she postponed signing up for lung transplant surgery until after she could graduate from Fresno State.
Korean War veteran John Arambel, 87, of Los Banos and fellow Korean War Army veteran Ervin Toews of Dinuba reminisce at the Air Force Memorial in Washington, D.C., Wednesday, April 26, 2017. The pair realized after spending three days traveling together as part of the Central Valley Honor Flight that they were members of the same military unit – the SCARWAF or Special Category Army Reassigned with Air Force.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2,” written and directed by James Gunn, stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, featuring Vin Diesel as Baby Groot, Bradley Cooper as Rocket, Michael Rooker, Karen Gillan, Pom Klementieff, Elizabeth Debicki, Chris Sullivan, Sean Gunn, Tommy Flanagan, Laura Haddock, with Sylvester Stallone, and Kurt Russell.
Actress Cher has frequently criticized the governments of the U.S. and United Kingdom for refusing to recognized the genocide in Armenia. She is of Armenian descent. She was interviewed at the premier of "The Promise."
Fresno Bee arts reporter Donald Munro and Fresno State music composition professor Kenneth Froelich handicap the six Fresno Philharmonic music director candidates. They make their top picks for the new conductor.
Vin Diesel is joined by a returning cast that includes Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Tyrese Gibson, Chris “Ludacris” Bridges, Nathalie Emmanuel, Elsa Pataky and Kurt Russell in "The Fate of the Furious."