ice http://kvpr.org en ACLU To ICE: Stop Arrests At Kern County Courthouses http://kvpr.org/post/aclu-ice-stop-arrests-kern-county-courthouses <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The American Civil Liberties Union says that in the past year, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents have arrested people at Kern County courthouses, while they were paying fines for tickets, obtaining marriage licenses, and appearing for court hearings.</span></p><p>In a letter sent yesterday, the ACLU asked ICE to investigate and halt this practice in Bakersfield.</p> Sat, 19 Oct 2013 00:26:44 +0000 Rebecca Plevin 23250 at http://kvpr.org ACLU To ICE: Stop Arrests At Kern County Courthouses New Ice Rink Brings People to Downtown Fresno http://kvpr.org/post/new-ice-rink-brings-people-downtown-fresno <p>Downtown Fresno's Fulton Mall has a different look this season, as a new outdoor ice rink is earning rave reviews from residents of all ages. Valley Public Radio's Joe Moore has this report.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1">Just a few days before downtown Fresno's newest winter attraction was set to open, Christy Gordon didn't think it would happen.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1">"You know on Wednesday it was just so hot. Just walking to the office which is right by here, I thought, 'I don't know how they're going to pull that off.'"</p> Tue, 13 Nov 2012 20:38:01 +0000 Joe Moore 6800 at http://kvpr.org New Ice Rink Brings People to Downtown Fresno