regulations http://kvpr.org en Valley Air Cleanup Targets Restaurant Charbroilers http://kvpr.org/post/valley-air-cleanup-targets-restaurant-charbroilers <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">People in Central California </span><u style="line-height: 1.5;">love</u><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> barbecue. From backyard grills to popular new restaurants featuring tri tip, ribs and brisket, it’s one of the biggest food trends in the valley. One Fresno destination is so popular, a line wraps around its building daily.</span></p><p>Fresno’s Dog House Grill is Valley famous for tri-tip, pulled pork and their family recipe barbecue sauce.</p><p>Connie Nicholson and her husband visit Dog House weekly.</p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 18:05:35 +0000 Ezra David Romero 27117 at http://kvpr.org Valley Air Cleanup Targets Restaurant Charbroilers Ninth Circuit Upholds California Emissions Law http://kvpr.org/post/ninth-circuit-upholds-california-emissions-law <p class="p1">Environmentalists are celebrating a court ruling Wednesday upholding California’s low emission fuel standards. But, as Katie Orr reports from Sacramento, fuel manufactures say the law is unfair.&nbsp;</p><p class="p3">California consumes nearly 20 billion gallons of gas and diesel every year, the most in the country. Because the market is so big, state regulations have a far reaching impact.</p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 01:07:39 +0000 Katie Orr - Capital Public Radio 21787 at http://kvpr.org Ninth Circuit Upholds California Emissions Law California's "Buy Here Pay Here" Used Car Industry Could Face New Regulations http://kvpr.org/post/californias-buy-here-pay-here-used-car-industry-could-face-new-regulations <p>The controversial &ldquo;Buy Here, Pay Here&rdquo; used car industry would face strict new regulations under several bills moving through the California legislature.</p><p>Search &ldquo;Buy Here, Pay Here&rdquo; on Google and the first website that pops up is &ldquo;We-Approve-Bad-Credit-dot-com.&rdquo; Dealers require buyers to make each month&rsquo;s loan payment in person. If they can&rsquo;t, their cars are often repossessed on the spot. Democratic State Senator Ted Lieu says his bill would apply similar regulations for typical auto lenders to the Buy Here, Pay Here industry.</p> Fri, 03 Aug 2012 16:54:12 +0000 Ben Adler 1511 at http://kvpr.org