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Yelp rolls out Top 100 restaurants. One Valley eatery made the list.
Despite being the breadbasket of the nation, the San Joaquin Valley only tendered a single restaurant in the reviewing service's top 100 eateries.
January 31, 2023
T.I., Rick Ross, Lil’ Jon to headline Fresno Grizzlies Tequila Fest
The Fresno Grizzlies are tapping big names to hype up their latest ballpark festival in May.
January 31, 2023
New survey names iconic Valley eatery as one of America’s top restaurants of 2022. Here’s how they stacked up.
A force in the San Joaquin Valley's culinary industry is among America's hardest-charging and highest-grossing restaurants, according to a national survey of independent non-chain restaurants.
November 28, 2022
Drinks on the Table? New Table Mountain casino opens the door for booze
Table Mountain Casino and Resort, long the lone dry tribal casino in Central California, may soon be serving up cocktails and other alcohol.
September 12, 2022
Calif. eyes breaking down barrier for direct-to-consumer booze shipping
California's wineries can ship bottles to consumers, but brewers and distillers can't. A new bill aims to level the playing field.
June 6, 2022
Inaugural National Garlic Festival celebrates Fresno Co. place as nation’s garlic capital
Garlic fries, garlic bread and garlic ice cream made up just some of the sights and smells at the first ever National Garlic Festival over the weekend.
May 15, 2022
Is the Gilroy Garlic Festival back? Depends on who you ask.
An announcement that an outside group was rescuing Gilroy's Garlic Festival is being disputed. Fresno, meanwhile, has one coming up this month.
May 2, 2022
Gilroy’s Garlic Festival calls it quits. Why it’s a boon for Fresno’s burgeoning shindig.
Gilroy, a city that built a brand syonymous with garlic, will not host a Garlic Festival in 2022 – or for the foreseeable future, organizers announced on Friday.
April 24, 2022
Valley-favorite Fresno Food Expo set for return – under a new name
The popular, once shuttered, Fresno Food Expo is back with a new name.
April 13, 2022
ARPA aroma: Fresno Co. doles $225k of Federal COVID relief to Garlic Fest
The Fresno County Board of Supervisors have, apparently, stumbled on a new type of smell test for COVID-19: a garlic festival.
March 22, 2022