Shelley Hamlin, one of the most decorated professional golfers to come out of the central San Joaquin Valley, died of cancer on Monday at age 69. She was raised in Fresno, CA, and passed away at her home in Laveen, Arizona.
Fresno, CA, has a lesser-known claim to supernatural fame: the Fresno Nightcrawler. YouTube videos about the mysterious sighting have been viewed millions of times. Some say it’s fake. Others say it’s floating pants, a cryptid, alien, ghost, fairies or elves.
Denise Brown, sister of the late Nicole Brown Simpson, was in Fresno, CA on Thursday bringing awareness to the issue of domestic violence as keynote speaker of the Marjaree Mason Center’s 35th Annual Top 10 Professional Women and Leading Business Awards.
A number of Americans have “new age” beliefs. According to a recent Pew Center report, 41 percent of Americans believe in psychics. Forty-two percent believe that spiritual energy can be located in physical things.
A boy was called the N-word at his Hanford, California, school. His family responded with a stop bullying campaign. Tarrick Walker and his parents took to social media to talk about bullying and printed up hundreds of T-shirts with a message.
A rare collection of photographs by Ansel Adams, one of the nation’s most renowned landscape photographers, is on display in Yosemite National Park into November. The exhibit is in Yosemite Valley’s Yosemite Museum.
William “Bill” Patterson of Fresno, jailed in 1976 when he was a reporter for The Fresno Bee as part of “The Bee Four” for not revealing a confidential source, died Sunday at age 91. California’s shield law protecting journalists increased after his imprisonment.
Aidan Nelson of Fresno, CA left his mom with a bucket list after he died at age 12. On the list: Help children in wheelchairs like him play sports. Mission accomplished: fundraiser in honor of his 13th birthday.
Brothers Starsky and Hutch, rescued chocolate Labrador retrievers, finally find a home with a pair of sisters, Artye and Patricia Avellar of Fresno, CA, nearly a year after the senior dogs were abandoned.
A fundraiser will be held for Jessica Woodington, 31, of Oakhurst, who was injured in a fatal head-on crash near Bass Lake. Woodington was conscious while she was pinned in her crushed SUV on July 24, 2018.
The ashes of hundreds of people will be buried in a mass grave at Fresno (CA) County Cemetery unless claimed before a Sept. 13 burial for those whose family couldn’t be found, or who couldn’t afford to bury them.
Retired Fresno firefighter and community volunteer Mickey Kaitangian died Aug. 28, 2018 at the age of 83. He was a beloved ambassador for the Fresno Fire Department who helped with numerous fundraisers throughout his life.
Someone complained that public schools are failing for lack of religion and morality. Public universities get labeled as “liberal indoctrination centers.” Democratic education respects liberty and values for self-governance.
Stacey Gonzales, whose daughter Janessa Ramirez, 9, was killed in the crossfire of a gang shooting in 2015, speaks on how she can forgive her daughter's killer, Brian Cook, who was sentenced for the crime last week.