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Masks for Dummies pt. VI

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com Well, now that the election is over and everyone’s happy with the results… (or lack thereof) - Yeah, right! - Just kidding... It’s been one hell of a nightmare…

Gone in an Instant

By: Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com “This was our family cabin,” Quinn Padilla notes in a video tour of the property where he once lived. He recorded it on Sept. 7th, shortly before the Sheriff’s Office…

Masks for Dummies pt. V

By I. smiley G. Calderón | smileygcalderon@gmail.com Been writing this column for five months now - but it’s needed now more than ever. Blame it on human nature, I don’t know - but it’s safe to…

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…