FROM TOP: State Sen. Melissa Hurtado applauds during the swearing-in ceremony at the state Capito; Silvia López led Gerawan workers successful campaign to decertify the United Farm Workers; Avenal’s José Ramírez captured the WBCsuper lightweight title; Miss High Desert Valerie Alcáraz won Miss Congeniality at Miss California pageant; Danzantes Unidos Festival drew 1,500 folkloric dancers to Fresno; Fresno State’s Latino graduation is the largest of its type in the country; Fresno FC became the first professional soccer team in the Fresno region; law enforcement broke up MS-13 gang that had terrorized Mendota; UFW’s Arturo S. Rodríguez stepped down as president; and, Central High’s Robert Pérez claimed second consecutive lip sync crown.
FROM TOP: State Sen. Melissa Hurtado applauds during the swearing-in ceremony at the state Capito; Silvia López led Gerawan workers successful campaign to decertify the United Farm Workers; Avenal’s José Ramírez captured the WBCsuper lightweight title; Miss High Desert Valerie Alcáraz won Miss Congeniality at Miss California pageant; Danzantes Unidos Festival drew 1,500 folkloric dancers to Fresno; Fresno State’s Latino graduation is the largest of its type in the country; Fresno FC became the first professional soccer team in the Fresno region; law enforcement broke up MS-13 gang that had terrorized Mendota; UFW’s Arturo S. Rodríguez stepped down as president; and, Central High’s Robert Pérez claimed second consecutive lip sync crown. JUAN ESPARZA LOERA
FROM TOP: State Sen. Melissa Hurtado applauds during the swearing-in ceremony at the state Capito; Silvia López led Gerawan workers successful campaign to decertify the United Farm Workers; Avenal’s José Ramírez captured the WBCsuper lightweight title; Miss High Desert Valerie Alcáraz won Miss Congeniality at Miss California pageant; Danzantes Unidos Festival drew 1,500 folkloric dancers to Fresno; Fresno State’s Latino graduation is the largest of its type in the country; Fresno FC became the first professional soccer team in the Fresno region; law enforcement broke up MS-13 gang that had terrorized Mendota; UFW’s Arturo S. Rodríguez stepped down as president; and, Central High’s Robert Pérez claimed second consecutive lip sync crown. JUAN ESPARZA LOERA