Articles

Give Us Shelter

By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com It’s 7 am. A new day starts at Project Safe Camp, a small, fence-lined homeless camp located beneath the freeway 41 overpass in downtown Fresno.  “If I’m up, you’re gonna…

Masks for Dummies pt. IV

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com Whew, it’s been one helluva summer! And then California caught on fire! (Now, normally I would sarcastically quip, ‘What else could go wrong, 2020!’ But, with all of the…

Two gourmet donuts on a wood surface

Mmm… Donuts

Meet the Hanford Couple Bringing Gourmet Treats to the South Valley. By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com Tucked away in a strip mall near the corner of 10th and Fargo in Hanford is a humble little…

Surgical masks laying on a wood surface

Masks for Dummies pt. III

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com It’s like we’re winning the race for losers every single day our COVID-19 numbers rage. There are now over 16 million cases and 650,000 deaths worldwide, but the U.S. is…

Art Is Our Weapon

By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com - Featured image by Jeff Martinez On June 13th, artist Omar Huerta debuted a powerful mural in tribute to George Floyd, Gabriel Fernandez, and a nurse wearing PPE in the…

Cluster of upraised fists in front of a downtown Fresno skyline

Amplify. Connect. Community.

Artist, Roeski Doeski, delves into the inspiration South Fresno roots, activism, and pop-culture gives to his work. By Lisa Talley | lisa@fresnoflyer.com Words have their place, but in times when they don’t, what the heart needs…

Masks for Dummies pt. II

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com Welcome back. And the numbers are out of control…   Health experts everywhere are telling people to brace themselves for a tough and deadly summer because of COVID-19. Fresno County’s…