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Porterville’s Measure I calls for a 1% increase in sales tax worth $6 million

By Nancy Vigran Reporter for the Sun-Gazette PORTERVILLE– Porterville voters will have to decide whether they are willing to pay additional sales taxes in order to improve their roads and protect their streets. Measure I, on the November 6 ballot, calls for a 1% sales tax increase that will do exactly those things. Porterville City […]

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Four candidates vie for two Tulare council seats in November

Terry Syre, Alex Gutierrez, Chris Harrell and Dennis Mederos run for District 2 and District 4 seats on Tulare City Council By Nancy Vigran Reporting for the Sun-Gazette TULARE– Two seats on Tulare City Council are up for grabs in November with neither incumbent running. In District 2, Maritsa Castellanoz, who was appointed by council […]

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Farmersville gets moving at Fall Festival

Active Transportation Safety Enhancement Plan kicks off at Fall Festival @TheSunGazette FARMERSVILLE – Farmersville residents can learn about the Active Transportation Safety Enhancement Plan, now in development, during the Fall Festival set for Saturday, Oct. 6. The festival will be held in downtown Farmersville, between Front Street and Ash Street, between 11 a.m. and 2 […]

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Theater company says the show will go on in downtown

Enchanted Playhouse Theater Company moves forward with plans to host events, fundraisers and performances at the Main Street Theater despite eviction notice from the City of Visalia By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – A local children’s theater company may have been served with an eviction notice, but they say the show will go on at […]

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Letter to the Editor: Measure A meets growing demand for classrooms

Dear Editor, Visalia is growing and the number of schools in our district has multiplied to try to keep up with that growth. Over the last 10 years, the City of Visalia has issued building permits for the construction of over 4,300 new homes. The changing role of technology in teaching is unprecedented. How we […]

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Candidates face off at forum on Sept. 27

Candidates for County Superintendent of Schools, State Assembly District 26 will face off in Visalia @TheSunGazette VISALIA– In a democracy, elections are the public’s way of hiring its representatives. Campaigns are, essentially, job applications and candidate forums are job interviews. Forums are an opportunity for the voters to see and hear candidates’ views on crucial issues. The […]

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Letter to the Editor: Citizens of Visalia should support Measure A

Dear Editor, Growing up in Visalia, I have witnessed growth in our community that has been balanced and well planned, both in our city and in our schools. In November, we have the opportunity to support Visalia Unified School District in its effort to continue delivering well-planned and balanced schools for our children and grandchildren […]

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Barbara Sally to fulfill late husband’s term on Exeter council

Barbara Sally, wife of late city councilman Dale Sally, is sworn in to fulfill Dale’s term ending in 2020 By Paul Myers @PaulM_SGN EXETER – As of last Tuesday, Aug. 28 the Exeter City Council has a different Sally sitting in a familiar seat. The City of Exeter left the late Dale Sally Jr.’s seat open […]

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Visalia Road project makes a step toward safety

Four-lane roadway provides more lighting for pedestrians, business owners in Farmersville By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN FARMERSVILLE – The largest road project in Farmersville’s history is complete.  Last month, the Farmersville City Council approved a notice of completion for the Visalia Road Improvement Project. The $5.6 million project to widen Visalia Road to four lanes from one […]

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Farmersville City Council considers putting crosswalks at Freedom Drive, Visalia Road

By Crystal Havner Special to the Sun-Gazette FARMERSVILLE – At the regularly scheduled August 27 meeting the council discussed the addition of two new crosswalks to aid in pedestrian safety.  The crosswalks are to be placed on Freedom Drive and Visalia Road. The potential location being considered on Freedom Drive is west of the softball […]

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