Give Back

By Dave Fountinelle | dave@fresnoflyer.com In his book “The American Crisis” Thomas Paine famously wrote, “these are the times that try men’s souls.” He was speaking about the Revolutionary War and the need for all…

The Real Low-Down on United Way (Fresno and…

By Haley White |  hwhite@uwfm.org United Way is an international brand name, though I’m guessing many people only have a vague sense of what the organization itself actually does. I was once like that. Before…

Guarding What is Sacred: The Fight for Tower…

By Haley White | thefoolscollaborative@gmail.com Love your neighbor as yourself. – Mark 12:31 I’ve been meditating on Bible verses lately, which is weird because I’m an antitheist who has spent most of my adult life…

A Cannabis Horizon

The future is cannabis, and it has finally arrived to Fresno. By Lisa Talley | lisa@fresnoflyer.com It’s been three years since Prop 64 went into effect, allowing for the sale and taxation of recreational cannabis…

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…