Daily Archives: January 19, 2018

Mayor Brand Statement on the Retirement of Fresno Bee Editor Jim Boren

Posted: January 19, 2018

Mayor Lee Brand released the following statement on the retirement today of longtime Fresno Bee editor Jim Boren: “Jim Boren is a rare breed: a career journalist who started work at his hometown newspaper as a cub reporter — and never left.  Instead of hopping newspapers in an attempt to reach a major metropolitan daily, […]

Mayor Brand Statement on the Passing of Harry Armstrong

Posted: January 19, 2018

Mayor Lee Brand released the following statement on the passing of longtime Clovis Councilman Harry Armstrong: “Our community has lost a legend. Harry Armstrong was a local government icon and a mentor for many politicians and policymakers.   I first met Harry when I was elected to Fresno City Council in 2008, and I was […]