Power to the People:

Can Fresno’s newly-sprouting cannabis industry be a tool for social change? By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com Fresno has been one of the few holdouts in the state for allowing brick and mortar cannabis businesses to…

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…

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…

Pride in Intermission

The Fresno Rainbow Pride Parade 30th anniversary celebration is on hold, for now. By Lisa Talley | lisa@fresnoflyer.com "It’s a gut punch,” reflects Jefferey Robinson, Co-Chair, and CEO of Fresno Rainbow Pride’s parent organization, Community…

Pride Inside: The Source

By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com In the roughly four and half years since forming, The Source has provided spaces and resources for the LGBT+ community in Kings and Tulare counties from their Visalia location. Their…