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by Lorie Lewis Ham

Summer Lane is a young writer and a successful blogger from Reedley, California. She runs a popular young adult book review and writing site called Writing Belle and has a strong presence on Twitter.


Planet to Portal: Band Profile

IN THE August 14 ISSUE

FROM THE Books & Tales,

by Kaiti Ray

Making their way onto the music scene is Kingsburg-based Christian band Planet to Portal. Vocalists Kyle Ray and Frankie Flynn, guitarist Malachi Robertson, bassist Matt Ponce and drummer Jared Ramos make up the year-old band…

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The Cat House on the Kings


FROM THE 2010 Articles,
andHelping Hands

by Rochelle Noblett

Along a lazy stretch of the Kings River, an unlikely tourist destination is developing. Overnight visitors have been arriving from across the globe to see this incredible place, The Cat House on the Kings. Lynea Lattanzio’s intention was to get away but that soon changed…


by Lorie Lewis Ham

If you’re looking for a great concert in a safe atmosphere, Kuppajoe in Fresno may be just the place for you. “We have three main goals,” said Jesse Kennedy: “To throw great concerts with a positive message, create a safe environment and build relationships.”


by Jesus Ibarra

Nine Inch Nails (NIN) is my favorite band of all time and the man behind it all, Trent Reznor, is my hero and idol. It was a sad time in September 2009 when he announced the retirement of NIN as a touring entity. He also announced that new music would be released in 2010.

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