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‘Door’ closes on Visalia’s unique music venue

The Cellar Door will close after Aug. 19 celebration looking back on 13 years of live amateur and celebrity music at nightspot By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – The Cellar Door in downtown Visalia offered a unique blend of concerts that ranged from celebrities to relatively unknown bands. But the great guitar riffs, hot record spins […]

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City taps into Barrelhouse business model

Visalia City Council approves new rules requiring taprooms that allow underage patrons to provide family friendly activities By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – When Barrelhouse opened in Visalia over a year ago, residents cheered the taproom for pouring youth activities into the mix of craft beers and live music.  The City of Visalia believes in Barrelhouse […]

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City Council approves new food truck districts after Visalia Mall says they are bringing more business inside

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Food trucks in Visalia will now be able to operate in parking lots of specific areas of the city to protect brick and mortar restaurants from unfair competition. But there is a possibility that food trucks may actually augment business for local restaurants.  Before voting in three new food truck […]

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Police arrest felon who threatened to shoot a man during argument

@TheSunGazette VISALIA – A Visalia man went back to jail last week after pointing a gun at a man during an argument.  Just after 5 p.m. on Aug. 11, the Visalia Police Department received a call of an assault with a deadly weapon in the 1000 block of N. Stover. When officers arrived, witnesses told […]

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County to install stop sign south of Visalia

Intersection at Akers Road (Road 100) and Ave. 272 had more than 5 crashes in a 12-month period @TheSunGazette VISALIA – A new stop sign will be installed just south of the Visalia city limits. At its July 31 meeting, the Tulare County Board of Supervisors authorized staff to install sop signs for traffic heading […]

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City accepts applications for youth grants

Nonprofits serving youth in Visalia can apply for up to $6,500 @TheSunGazette VISALIA – Nonprofit organizations that serve Visalia youth are invited to apply for the 2018-2019 Nonprofit Program Fund. Administered by the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC), this program is a funding mechanism that assists non-profit and local government agencies in providing programs and services […]

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Construction begins this month to convert courthouse to hotel

Investment group closes escrow on old courthouse building to create boutique hotel “The Darling” By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – The County of Tulare closed escrow on the sale of the old County Courthouse building on Aug. 1 to a group of local investors who plan to transform the building into a boutique hotel. Courthouse Square […]

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Supervisors extend deadline for Mooney Grove sculpture project

Artists have until Aug. 28 to submit proposal for Mooney Grove sculpture project to repurpose koi pond By Nancy Vigran Reporter for The Sun-Gazette VISALIA – The Tulare County Board of Supervisors has extended their deadline for proposals from the art community. The board is looking for artistic help with a sculpture project to repurpose […]

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Visalia Unified School District OKs second raise for employees

State pays district more than budget, Visalia Unified board ups 3% raise in May to 3.7% for all employees By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Visalia Unified employees will get a pleasant surprise in their paychecks this year.  On July 24, the Visalia Unified School District (VUSD) Board approved a 0.7% raise for classified staff, teachers […]

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Gubler will not seek re-election to Visalia City Council

Current Mayor Warren Gubler helped his city weather the recession, complete major projects, rekindle sister city program, kick off Senior Games By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – There’s no guarantee who will be Visalia’s next mayor but Visalians already know which current councilmember it won’t be. Warren Gubler, Visalia’s current mayor, will not seek re-election and […]

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