Fresno’s Patrick James blames COVID for bankruptcy, closures

The coronavirus pandemic has caused Patrick James, the Fresno-based men’s clothing retailer, to file for bankruptcy with plans to close stores.

The company has sold upscale men’s clothing – like Tommy Bahama and its own line of shirts and jackets – since 1962.

It has 11 stores in California, Nevada and Arizona, plus a temporary pop-up store in River Park near Ruth’s Chris Steak House through the end of the month.

The company announced last week that it filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. It’s a reorganization, not a liquidation.

Patrick James has more than $7 million in debt, and its bankruptcy was filed under a special designation for small businesses during the coronavirus pandemic.

The business was doing “extremely well” before COVID-19 hit, according to Patrick James’ bankruptcy attorney, Hagop Bedoyan of McCormick, Barstow, Sheppard, Wayte & Carruth.

“With the pandemic and closing of doors as mandated by the state

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Patrick Cantlay’s string of birdies has him in five-way tie atop PGA leaderboard

Patrick Cantlay ran off four straight birdies at the midway point of his round Friday and got up-and-down from a bunker on the par-5 ninth to cap off a 6-under-par 65 and be part of a five-way for the lead going into the weekend in Shriners Hospitals for Children Open at Las Vegas. Martin Laird hit his second shot into 4 feet for eagle on his closing hole at the ninth for a 63. Peter Malnati made a 15-footer for eagle from the fringe on No. 9 to close out his 62. They joined Cantlay at 14-under 128, along with Brian Harman (63) and Austin Cook (65). US Open champion Bryson DeChambeau, who opened with a 62, was one shot behind at the TPC Summerlin.



Patrick Cantlay with a golf club: Patrick Cantlay hits from between the trees during the second round in Las Vegas.


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Patrick Cantlay hits from between the trees during the second round in Las Vegas.

Kim takes lead at Women’s PGA Championship

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Patrick Nesbitt’s $55million, 20-acre European-style polo estate in Montecito is set for auction

  • Windsor Capital Group’s chief executive Patrick Nesbitt is selling his 20-acre Montecito, California, estate
  • The property features a 128ft infinity-edge pool with a surrounding sun deck, 11 bedrooms and 14 bathrooms
  • Its 10-acre ‘European-style’ polo estate has a custom equestrian sculpture and was in the 2009 Radar video

Hotelier and chief executive of the Windsor Capital Group Patrick Nesbitt’s 20-acre estate where Britney Spears filmed her 2009 Radar video is set to be auctioned.

The sprawling property once valued at $65million will be sold to the highest bidder with no reserve through Concierge Auctions on November 16 to 19.

Earlier this year Mr Nesbitt reduced the asking price for the Montecito, California, estate to $55million, having been trying to sell it since 2016.

The ocean-viewing property is described as ‘an elegant, European-style polo estate’, complete with a 10-acre regulation polo field, custom equestrian sculpture, 17-horse barn, clubhouse and terraces.

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Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews Are Taking a Detour From Wedding Planning…To Have a Baby!

Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews will never forget September 2020. Less than one month after announcing their engagement, the Kansas City Chiefs quarterback and his bride-to-be have revealed they are expecting their first child. The couple shared the exciting news on Tuesday, September 29.

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Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Matthews shared sweet Instagram posts

Both Mahomes and Matthews shared the baby news via Instagram. Matthews posted two photos of herself with Mahomes. He has his arms around her and is cradling Brittany’s growing baby bump. She is holding the sonogram pic in both photos. The couple is looking down at her bump in the first photo. In the second, they are smiling for the camera.

In the caption, Matthews wrote, “Mom & Dad, taking a small detour to the wedding❤️.”

Mahomes posted a close-up of the same photo with a focus on

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