Reasons to Love Fresno

Mike McPhate, The New York Times Fresno, one of the country’s most affordable places to live, according to a new survey. Good morning. (Want to get Discover Fresno Today by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Complaining about the cost of living is a favorite pastime in California. An exodus has led in large part to Texas, […]

Beginners Guide to Fresno

  Guide To Fresno Fresno was founded in 1872 as a Railway station of The Central Pacific Railroad before becoming a municipal corporation on October 12, 1885. Spanish for “ash tree” Fresno is in the Pacific Time zone (UTC-8). In the summer (daylight saving time) it’s PDT (UTC-7).  ___________________________ Numbers Fresno is rated as fifth […]