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August 8, 2017

Summit to address Valley’s “housing crisis”

By Central Valley Business Times The median price for a home in California in June was $555,150 and in the nine counties of the Central Valley …

August 8, 2017

Summit to Address the Valley’s Housing Crisis

Fresno, CA – The 6th Annual San Joaquin Valley Affordable Housing Summit-Building Together-will be held on Thursday, September 7 at the Valdez Hall in Fresno, California …

August 1, 2017

Congress launches valley fever task force website

Above: In this 2013 file photo, Rep. Kevin McCarthy, R-Bakersfield leads a Congressional Valley Fever Task force, which includes Rep. David Schweikert, R-Arizona, center, and Rep. …

August 1, 2017

Hanford FFA to get new ag farm

By Julissa Zavala, jzavala@hanfordsentinel.com | The Sentinel HANFORD – Students, educators, elected officials and community members gathered Monday to celebrate the groundbreaking of the new Hanford agricultural …

July 31, 2017

California Mobile Home Park Gets Cutting Edge Renewable Energy System

Above: Phil Salas, project manager for the solar panel installation company Home Energy Systems, stands in front of panels he and his crew installed on a …

July 26, 2017

Rents are rising faster in Sacramento than any other part of California

By Angela Hart, ahart@sacbee.com | The Sacramento Bee Price rents in California’s hottest housing markets – San Francisco and Silicon Valley – are continuing to soar, and …

July 26, 2017

New Solar Homes Partnership Brings Solar and Affordable Housing Together

Photo Credit: California Energy Commission By California Energy Commission In the Central Valley town of Dixon the sun shines, on average, 265 days a year. This …

July 25, 2017

Local students could be key to one day solving doctor and nurse shortage in the Central Valley

Above: High school students from the Stockton area learn what it’s like to deliver a baby at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Modesto. The students are …

July 24, 2017

Summer STEM Academy Aims to Prepare Valley Students for College

Above: Middle school students in the robotics academy writing code that allows their robot to autonomously navigate a maze. (Photo Credit: UC Merced) By Jason Alvarez …

July 21, 2017

California Community Colleges launches new career ed program campaign

Above: Career Education campaign launch on steps of the State Capitol (Photo Credit: Leah Grassini Moehle/CA Fwd) The California Community Colleges today [July 20] launched a …