32nd annual Festival of Trees raises more than $30,000 in community donations

Signaling the start of the “season of giving,” the Tulare community helped raise more than $30,000 to benefit the Adventist Health Tulare medical center during the 32nd annual Festival of Trees, announced the Tulare Hospital Foundation. To accommodate safety precautions during the global COVID-19 pandemic, the Foundation Board of Trustees opted to hold the fundraising […]

Join Fresno Pacific for “Making Spirits Bright,” a drive-through Christmas celebration

Celebrate Christmas with Fresno Pacific University at “Making Spirits Bright” a drive-through Christmas experience Friday and Saturday, December 4 and 5, 2020, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. FPU’s main campus, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno, will be full of lights and Christmas decorations and visitors will be able to enjoy the sights and sounds of Christmas from […]

Big Fresno Fair bringing new drive-thru holiday light show to Fresno Fairgrounds

The Fresno Fairgrounds is transforming into a magical Winter Wonderland this holiday season for the first-ever Big Fresno Fair’s Holiday Fantasy of Lights Show! Attendees will drive through the Fairgrounds and enjoy more than 450 holiday lights displays as they listen to Christmas music, sip on hot cocoa and more. The Fair has partnered with […]

Fresno Pacific University to stay online for spring 2021, change December 2020 commencement plans

Instruction at Fresno Pacific University will continue online instruction for the spring 2021 semester—and put its December 2020 commencement on wheels. University leaders had been preparing for some form of hybrid model for students in traditional undergraduate programs on the main campus, 1717 S. Chestnut Ave., Fresno., when Fresno County returned to the purple tier […]

Provost & Pritchard honored with a pair of 2021 ACEC-California Awards

The American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) has selected two Provost & Pritchard Consulting Group’s projects to receive awards in their California 2021 Engineering Excellence Award competition.  The McMullin On-Farm Flood Capture and Recharge project was selected for a merit award while the Main Canal Reservoir for the Modesto Irrigation District (MID) was honored with […]

Farm Bureau invites student artists to submit entries to annual calendar art contest

The Tulare County Farm Bureau has announced “Tulare County Agriculture: Changing the World” as the theme of its annual Student Calendar Art Contest. The Farm Bureau’s Education Committee will select 14 winning entries and numerous honorable mention works to be featured in the full-color, 12-month calendar. The calendar will be printed and distributed to Tulare […]