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Blazefest: From Ashes to New

Article & Photos by Steven Sanchez | stevenmychal@yahoo.com From Ashes to New, Bad Wolves, Five Finger Death Punch, and Breaking Benjamin all on the same bill together! That’s a metalhead’s fantasy. It was a reality…

Fresno Collect-A-Con on December 9

by Lisa Talley | lisa@fresnoflyer.com A signed poster of Iron Man by the late, great Stan Lee. A 1984 Topps Dan Marino rookie card. If you’re a collector, you know what these are potentially worth…

The American Legion Post 509

The Fresno Federal 509 Family is an active chapter of the American Legion, a non-profit organization, that seeks to serve the needs of the community’s veterans and their family. As it states on their website,…

The Water Lantern Festival

By Will Freeney | memo247365@gmail.com Here it is, November. Fall is underway. Leaves have fallen and seasonal holiday merchandise has been placed on the shelves. If you enjoy dressing up for Halloween or decorating the…

Raphio Chocolate

Owners: Elisia Otavi and Yohanes Makmur Handcrafted chocolate from scratch, directly from cacao beans. Their single origin chocolate bar is multi-dimensional in fine flavors and the ingredients list is short - only 3 ingredients, as a…

Lanna Coffee Co.

Owner: Bryan Feil Lanna was started in 2010, but they did a relaunch in summer of 2015 under new ownership. They are excited to serve their local community as well as all of those who…

Petunia’s Place

Owner: Jean Fennacy Petunia’s Place has been in Fresno for more than 35 years. Jean Fennacy, a former teacher and teacher educator is the owner. She was a reading specialist in Fresno Unified and directed…