Welcome Guest! You have 5 free reads leftLogin/Register
Breaking News
You Are Here: Home » Visalia (Page 5)

Visalia man, 60, is denied parole for 1980 murder

@TheSunGazette VISALIA – A Visalia man serving a life sentence for a 1980 murder was denied parole last week. On Aug. 23, 2017, a California parole board at Pleasant Valley State Prison in Coalinga denied parole for 60-year-old Sistos Rodriguez of Visalia for murder. Rodriguez received a seven year denial and is not eligible for […]

Read more

Visalia’s CalCom Solar named one of America’s fastest-growing private companies, again

@TheSunGazette VISALIA – Inc. magazine named CalCom Solar to its prestigious list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country, the Inc. 5000. For the second year in a row, CalCom reached the top tier of the list, ranking No. 23 in 2017, with a staggering three-year growth rate of 9,000 percent. CalCom joins other […]

Read more

Visalia DUI checkpoint planned on Thursday, Aug. 24 between 6 p.m. and midnight

@TheSunGazette VISALIA – Visalia Police Department will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint tomorrow, Aug. 24 at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 6 p.m. to midnight. The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug […]

Read more

Visalia holds youth grant workshops

Meetings this month are mandatory to qualify for grants from City’s Non-Profit Program Fund @TheSunGazette VISALIA – In an effort to improve the lives of youth in the community, the City of Visalia wants to give money and advice to non-profits seeking funding. The City recognizes the important roles that Non-Profit agencies play in the […]

Read more

Visalia sprinkles outdoor watering over 3 days per week

City Council votes to ease water restrictions in warmer months but continues ban on outdoor watering during the winter By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Is watering three days per week for a shorter amount of time just once per day better than watering two days per week for longer durations twice per day? No one […]

Read more

Visalia City Council unanimously votes to ban all commercial cultivation and retail sales of marijuana for recreational use

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – Residents in Visalia will be able to smoke marijuana recreationally, just as long as they keep it inside their house. Visalia became the first city in Tulare County to ban the commercial cultivation and sale of recreational marijuana following a unanimous vote by the Visalia City Council at its Aug. […]

Read more

Ron Bock returns to Visalia with his newest Patio Place location

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN visalia – Ron Bock had quite a homecoming party on Aug. 10. His family grilled tri-tip, drinks were on ice and business owners and local officials all sat on plush couches around fire pits and in rocking chairs beneath umbrellas while members of his favorite band Zzah played in the background. It […]

Read more

Olmos to retire as city manager

By Reggie Ellis @Reggie_SGN VISALIA – After a 42-year career in government in which he epitomized the description of the public servant, Visalia city manager Mike Olmos announced his retirement last week. Olmos spent the last 16 years of his public sector career with the City of Visalia, including serving as the city’s top administrator since […]

Read more

Sales tax measure ‘N’ full effect

@TheSunGazette VISALIA – Measure N promised to, among other things, put more officers on the street and fix worn out roads. And as of this month, residents have started to notice these improvements around the city. On Aug. 7, Police Chief Jason Salazar introduced five officers to the Visalia City Council. The officers are the […]

Read more

© 2012 - 2016 The Foothills Sun-Gazette ~ Powered By Wordpress

Scroll to top