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Fresno Aquarium project gets giant water tank for fire protection

The giant water tank, three-stories high and 14 & 1/2-feet in diameter, holds 35,000 gallons of water. It was moved Tuesday from Central Valley Tank in central Fresno through Fresno streets, freeways and county roads, to the future aquarium site at Highway 99 and the San Joaquin River. A crane from American Crane lifted the tank onto a concrete base overlooking the site.

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Keeping the Fresno Chaffee zoo’s Asian elephant cool during triple-digit temps

Fresno’s airport barber cut John Lennon’s hair. Imagine.

He cut the hair of John Lennon, his favorite celebrity. Now Nick Palomares, a fixture at Fresno Yosemite International Airport, celebrates a 45-year career barbering at the airport. He reminisces about cutting Lennon’s hair when he barbered in San Francisco. His airport shop is full of memorabilia.

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Fresno’s airport barber cut John Lennon’s hair. Imagine.

He cut the hair of John Lennon, his favorite celebrity. Now Nick Palomares, a fixture at Fresno Yosemite International Airport, celebrates a 45-year career barbering at the airport. He reminisces about cutting Lennon’s hair when he barbered in San Francisco. His airport shop is full of memorabilia.

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