On recent trips to River Park, I had noticed a banner hanging in front of the one vacant shop. The banner read “Zaytoona – now hiring”. I was curious as to what Zaytoona was, and last weekend, I got … [Read more...] about NEW Local Business: Zaytoona in River Park
Allen and Lynn Taylor opened their northwest Fresno-based Bullard Pharmacy more than 50 years ago, and the combination neighborhood pharmacy, gift shop and postal counter has been a beloved staple for … [Read more...] about Beloved Neighborhood Pharmacy & Post Office Here to Stay – And now, with coffee!
This is not the first time nor will it be the last time I was excited to share something with you about one of my favorite hobby - houseplants. However, in this article two of my favorite things … [Read more...] about Let It Grow Fresno Opens Brick & Mortar House Plant Shop
Life in the time of COVID has forced us to think differently about how we spend our leisure time or attempt a date night. Many of our favorite options from before COVID are either not an option … [Read more...] about Sweet Thistle Farms Offers Beautiful Outdoor Experiences
Historically, here on FresYes.com, our web traffic statistics have shown us that our readers really like when we share great, local birthday party options that you can book for your child’s … [Read more...] about Hero Alliance Provides True Superhero Experience for Valley Kids
In 2013, Octavio Vargas was in college, had recently lost a close friend, and needed something positive to focus on. When he met restaurateur and business owner, Carlos Contreras, who hired … [Read more...] about Passion for brewing: the Fulton Street Coffee story
It's time for another episode of Fresno Flavor! In this episode, I get up early (really early) and head to rock-n-roll breakfast spot Benaddiction in northwest Fresno. On the menu? An Eggs Benedict … [Read more...] about Fresno Flavor: Benaddiction
Hi. I'm Natali, and I'm a coffee addict. There, now that that fact has been made abundantly clear, I am happy to share with you that Fresno now has one more awesome place to grab a really great cup … [Read more...] about Hi-Top Coffee sets up shop in the Tower District
There's a new coffee spot opening up in Fresno. Here are ten things you need to know about Dale Bros. Coffee. 1. Their grand opening is TODAY, June 22, 2017! Normal business hours will be … [Read more...] about 10 Things You Should Know About the New Dale Bros. Coffee
Melted cheese. It’s the best, isn’t it? I’d say it’s tied for most irresistible food along with maple bar donuts for me. So, when a new restaurant specializing in gourmet quesadillas opened up … [Read more...] about Quesadilla Gorilla: Funny Name, Seriously Tasty Food
I love to knit. There, I said it. It's not like it's a deep dark secret! I belong to a knitting group that meets at Starbucks, and I have a stash of yarn that ranges all over the color and texture … [Read more...] about Dye Another Day: Anzula Luxury Yarns Makes Big Moves in 2017
I know you can’t believe I’m writing about gelato right now. It’s January, and we’re all Californians who don’t know how to handle these below-50 temperatures. But there’s a reason why Bon Goût Gelato … [Read more...] about Gelato in Winter? Bon Goût Gelato Lounge is Worth It
If you’ve ever wished you could know exactly what us moms want for Christmas, without actually asking directly – I’ve got you covered. (Hint: husbands – if you’re feeling at a loss this year as far as … [Read more...] about What’s Really on Local Moms’ Christmas Wishlists
"Being able to share tea with people, is being able to share time with people." ***** Tea season is here in the Central Valley. The temperatures, after all, are predicted to dip as low as the 70s … [Read more...] about New In Town: Misty Peak Teas brings ancient Chinese tea to Clovis
Yerevan Armenian Restaurant When I saw that there were new owners at Yerevan Armenian Restaurant, I just had to check it out. Unlike many of the neighboring restaurants, you can't see inside, so I … [Read more...] about Yerevan Armenian Restaurant Review
"It was a challenge. And I wanted to beat the glass and get it to do what I wanted it to do. You can't stop once you start. There's no time-outs" ****** Glass blowers: know one? Chances are, you … [Read more...] about Local Artist: Glass blower Cory Ballis
There’s something very fun about doing something creative as an adult. It’s rare we get to spend our free time making something, and for those who don’t feel they are naturally artistic, crafts can … [Read more...] about Get creative with a Girls (Crafty) Night Out at Nola Love!
Popolo's Pizza Fresno's family-owned pizza parlor and institution has reopened for business in its new location at 7835 N. Palm, Suite 106, just a few doors down from GB3 on Palm and Nees. … [Read more...] about Popolo’s Pizza is Open! Get a sneak peek of the new location with FresYes
Island Waterpark I was 15 when Island Waterpark opened, just over a mile from where I grew up. I applied to work in the gift shop, but was called back a few days too late, as I'd already accepted my … [Read more...] about Island Waterpark: Celebrating 20 years with a huge, new attraction!
Fleurie Flower Studio Flowers and love go hand in hand. They are given out by the dozen on Valentine's Day and carried in bunches down the aisles of countless weddings. But before they can take … [Read more...] about Fleurie Flower Studio: Local flowers grown with love
There are dozens of tattoo shops, and even more tattooers, all over Fresno. Some have been at it for years, while others are just getting started. Channelle Wiebe falls into the latter … [Read more...] about Local ink with tattoo artist Channelle Wiebe
Fresno's North Point Center at the south west corner of Palm and Herndon will soon be home to the area's first Pinot's Palette, a brick-and-mortar franchised "paint and sip" art studio that allows … [Read more...] about Pinot’s Palette Fresno: New “Paint and Sip” location opening soon!
For the past four years, Fresno-based Lanna Coffee Co. has been serving up a caffeine fix with a purpose -- to support economic stability in the villages on northern Thailand where its beans are … [Read more...] about New location, same purpose: Lanna Coffee moves downtown
As a former dance kiddo myself, I am happy to hear of the opening of a new, local place for people of all ages to learn to dance and enjoy the discipline, flexibility, exercise and camaraderie that … [Read more...] about Fergie’s Freestyle Dance Studio Opening Soon (and offering free lessons!)
Women of Fresno: think quickly - where do you shop for clothing for yourself most frequently? Do you have an established pattern of standby places you always go to first when you need a new pair of … [Read more...] about Ooh La La: the local clothing store more women should be shopping