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  • Pizza Factory targeting West Coast
    published on Mon, 18 Apr 2016 10:25:28 GMT
    Pizza Factory has a franchise growth strategy targeting markets along the West Coast. The chain, which has 113 locations in six states, has set into motion a strategy that aims to increase the brand's footprint by opening 10 restaurants annually, according to a company press release....
  • The girls are back in town-Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic returns to Bay Area
    published on Mon, 18 Apr 2016 06:17:04 GMT
    The third-annual Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic returns to Lake Merced Golf Club April 18 - 24 with the LPGA's best players battling to stop World No.1 Lydia Ko from racking up a third consecutive victory at the event. Fresh off her second career major championship victory at the ANA Inspiration earlier this month, Ko is headed back to the Bay Area with her sights set on a 13th LPGA win and third at the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic ....
  • FBI: IS group inspired California student in stabbings
    published on Fri, 18 Mar 2016 03:01:06 GMT
    In this Nov. 4, 2015, file photo, Merced County Sheriff SWAT members enter the University of California, Merced campus after a reported stabbing in Merced, Calif., Wednesday, Nov. 4, 2015. A California university student who went on a campus stabbing rampage that wounded four people before he was shot down by a campus police officer was inspired by Islamic State but acted alone, the FBI said Thursday, March 17, 2016....
  • Farmworker veterans remember Delano-to-Sacramento march
    published on Tue, 15 Mar 2016 07:00:00 GMT
    Fresno State senior Marvelle Harris, the Mountain West Conference men's basketball Player of the Year, talks with Fresno Bee columnist Marek Warszawski about confidence, preparation and the future of the Bulldogs' program on Wednesday in Denver, the day before 14th-seeded Fresno State opens NCAA Tournament play against No. 3 Utah....
  • Clovis Hofbrau opened in the style of Silver Dollar Hofbrau
    published on Mon, 08 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMT
    Former Detroit Lions linebacker Zack Follett has opened his second Kuppa Joy coffee shop. This one is at 1900 N. Echo Ave. in Fresno....
  • World #1 Lydia Ko feels right at home in the Bay Area
    published on Sun, 13 Mar 2016 04:10:43 GMT
    From meeting Golden State Warriors basketball stars Steph Curry and Andre Iguodala after a shoot-around practice to addressing a roomful of media across the bay at Lake Merced Golf Club the following day, it is obvious that Lydia Ko feels right at home in the Bay Area. The 18-year-old Korean-born New Zealander is the #1 female golfer in the world, and she will be returning to the Bay Area next month to defend her title at the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic , April 21-24, at Lake Merced Golf Club -...
  • Virginia M. Day, 85, Fairborn
    published on Sun, 06 Mar 2016 09:56:34 GMT
    She was born Jan. 13, 1931 in Middletown, the daughter of the late Alden and Edna Jackson; and she was a 1949 graduate of Lemon-Monroe High School. Virginia retired from the Miami East School District after 25 years of service and was a member of the Byron Church....