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  • Comcast Bringing 2Gbps 'Gigabit Pro' Service to California
    published on Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:44:23 GMT
    The company's Gigabit Pro service, which it announced earlier this month, is a fiber-to-the-home service that promises up to 2Gbps service. It will be available in Chico, Fresno, Marysville/Yuba City, Merced, Modesto, Monterey, Sacramento, Salinas, the San Francisco Bay Area, Santa Barbara County, Stockton, and Visalia metro areas....
  • Truck spills 48,000 pounds of wine
    published on Thu, 16 Apr 2015 15:41:14 GMT
    A semitrailer carrying thousands of pounds of bottled wine overturned Wednesday morning after it clipped a van in Stanislaus County, California, officers said. The truck was going about 55 mph at about 6:30 a.m. on a rural stretch of Highway 132 when the van crossed in front of it, according to the California Highway Patrol, and as reported by Sacramento news station KCRA....
  • Wry & Ginger: Commencement-speech gigs have a hold on academia
    published on Mon, 13 Apr 2015 18:43:44 GMT
    Again this spring, no American college or university has seen fit to invite me to be its commencement speaker. That's a disappointment, because I have something I'd dearly love to say....
Regional News


  • California Measles Outbreak That Began in December Now Over
    published on Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:09:19 GMT
    The California measles outbreak that began in December 2014 is over, it was announced by Dr. Karen Smith, director of the California Department of Public Health and state health officer. No new outbreak-related measles cases have been reported to CDPH for two 21-day incubation periods , allowing public health officials to declare the outbreak that infected 131 Californians to be over....
  • McNearney, Jim
    published on Tue, 14 Apr 2015 03:00:00 GMT
    Jim McNearney March 10, 1939 - April 8, 2015 Visalia With heavy hearts, the family of Jim McNearney announces his passing on April 8, 2015. He passed away peacefully at the age of 76. He will be missed by his four sons, Dane , Jimmy , Neil , and Lance ; his grandchildren Evelyn, Elizabeth, Connor, Katherine, Sarah, Samantha, and four great grandchildren; his sister, Mary Lou Lynch, and brother, Doug McNearney, as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins....
  • UCSF Fresno celebrates 40 years
    published on Sun, 12 Apr 2015 05:05:09 GMT
    UCSF Fresno pediatric faculty member Dr. Christian Faulkenberry-Miranda on the residency program at the Deran Koligian Ambulatory Care Center. Video by John Walker 1975 - UCSF School of Medicine inaugurates the Central San Joaquin Valley Medical Education program in Fresno....
Sports News


  • California's Thirsty Wine-Grapes
    published on Fri, 17 Apr 2015 17:30:13 GMT
    In the San Joaquin Valley heartland town of Livingston, located along Highway 99 between Turlock and Merced, the United States' most lucrative wine corporation, E&J Gallo, operates the world's largest winery: a place where serried ranks of massive, 200,000-gallon tanks tower over the surrounding countryside, in a compound ringed by security fences. Were California its own nation, its wine industry would be the world's fourth largest in terms of revenue....
  • Pete E. Culver
    published on Sat, 21 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Pete was born Aug. 6, 1943 to Charles and Elizabeth Culver, at Mary's Help Hospital in San Francisco County....
  • Local sports briefs:
    published on Wed, 18 Mar 2015 05:31:32 GMT
    Connor Brodgon pitched seven scoreless innings and combined with two relievers on a three-hitter as Northern California No. 2-ranked Fresno City College blasted No....

Local Area Videos


  • David Novak: Chain of Arrows and the Shoulder of Giants | EU2014

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    From the first arrow shot toward the heavens to the most recent space probe, we are reaching for the sky. David Novak shares a key piece of story evidence and the moment it all came together....
  • PHL Tennis Star Joseph Lizado's School Produces Champions

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    Part 1 of 2 Original Air Date: 9/9/2014 As a former top tennis player for the Philippines, Joseph Lizado now trains extremely talented youth from all over the world & develops their skills...
  • Cheshire Academy Head of School takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

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    Cheshire Academy's new Head of School John D. Nozell takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge with the help of several of the private school's students. In addition to taking the #IceBucketChallenge,...
  • Swan Lake - Pas De Trois - Nina Novak Classical Ballet Academy - 2012

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    Swan Lake Pas De Trois Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky ------------------------------------------------ Coreografía: M. Petipa Ejecutado por: Academia de Ballet Clásico Nina Novak (Caracas, Venezuela)...
  • Prime Prep Academy Basketball vs Dallas HSAA

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    Prime Prep battles against Dallas Home School Athletics Association. Music by Prime Prep Academy founder, Deion 'Prime Time' Sanders -Must Be The Money.....
  • Brian Novak #12 Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School Virginia Beach

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    Brian Novak, quarterback at Bishop Sullivan Catholic High School in 2011.
  • 2 | Huntington Prep (West Virginia) Vs Princeton Day Academy (Maryland)

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    ROSTER BELOW TheBasketballDiary.com Twitter.com/thebballdiary facebook.com/thebasketballdiary Google+ http://bit.ly/yUH8JD December 9th 2012 2012 Team Takeover National High School...
  • The Family Foundation School

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    The Family Foundation School is a private, therapeutic boarding school for teens at risk, serving grades 9 through 12. We offer a rigorous, college-preparatory curriculum that is registered...
  • CETV - "The Sky at Night" talk show featuring The Webb Schools

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    Head of Schools Taylor Stockdale and Director of Institutional Advancement Joe Woodward from The Webb Schools discuss the advantages of a boarding school education with CETV. www.webb.org.
  • Dimitar Tennis Academy - High Performance Tennis Technical Drills #4

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    Dimitar Tennis Academy at Fess Parker's Hilton Double Tree Resort, Santa Barbara, California. This limited space and very selective advanced program specializes in world class, high-performance...
  • Western Sydney Piano School

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    Western Sydney Piano School is a piano academy located in the area of Western Sydney (Bankstown, Bass Hill, Fairfield, Liverpool, Chester Hill, Cabbramatta). The piano service here offers...

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