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Weed Jobs

The cannabis industry is here and they're hiring. A breakdown of who they are and what they have to offer. By Lisa Talley and Dave Fountinelle The next few months will bring Fresno into a…

Kills Birds: Watch This Space.

By Dave Fountinelle  | dave@fresnoflyer.com What if Joan Jett sang on Hole’s iconic 1994 album “Live Through This?” This was the question that sprung to mind halfway through “Rabbit,” the first track on LA-based Kills…

CBD Smiles

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com CBD is very popular nowadays - and it should be. It’s the federally legal phytocannabinoid with powerful and safe anti-inflammatory properties without unwanted psychoactive effects. But what does…

Local Gift Guide

By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com SIFU Skate Shop 707 N Fulton St, Fresno (559) 375-1613 facebook.com/SIFUSKATE | IG: @sifuskateshop “A skate shop by skaters for skaters!” is the tagline for SIFU Skate Shop. That genuine passion…

If You Build it, They Will Come and…

By Jaguar Bennett  | jaguarbennett@gmail.com In May, I chanced on a Twitter conversation between two giants of Fresno revitalization, great men whom I greatly admire. One great man shared his vision of improving Fresno’s quality…

Masks for Dummies XVII

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com So, here we are, dear reader - the last month of another incredibly tough year. Can you believe that we’re finally in December? Are you ready to say…

An Idea Whose Time Has Come

By Dave Fountinelle  | dave@fresnoflyer.com Squaw Valley (which, in recognition of the harm this term represents, will be referred to as “S Valley”) is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fresno County, about 30 miles east…