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 […]

Visalia Convention Center first to achieve GBAC STAR accreditation in Central Valley

The Visalia Convention Center has announced that it has been awarded the the Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation, the gold standard for prepared facilities. This announcement makes the Visalia Convention Center the first convention center in the Central Valley of California to be industry-accredited in outbreak and infectious diseases preparation and response. Under […]

South Valley Industrial Collaborative Summit set for November 13

The fourth annual South Valley Industrial Summit will be virtual this year and will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 13. SVIC chairman of the board Bruce Nicotero announced that speakers scheduled to date include keynote speakers Melanie Hellwig-White, president of Hellwig Products, and Lance Hastings, president of the California […]