hunger http://kvpr.org en On Valley Edition: Calif. Water Issues; Prisons; Hunger in the Valley; Sports Related Head Trauma http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-calif-water-issues-prisons-hunger-valley-sports-related-head-trauma <p>This week on&nbsp;<a href="http://kvpr.org/programs/valley-edition" target="_blank">Valley Edition</a>&nbsp;we take a look at the issues of water, hunger, prisons and the effects of repetitive hits form football. Beginning the show, Valley Edition Host Joe Moore speaks with <a href="http://www.asmdc.org/members/a31/">Assembly Member Henry T. Perea</a> about the issue of water across the state.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 21:35:45 +0000 Joe Moore & Ezra David Romero 23042 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Calif. Water Issues; Prisons; Hunger in the Valley; Sports Related Head Trauma On Valley Edition: High Speed Rail; Valley Fever Symposium; Food Documentary; Fresno Philharmonic http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-high-speed-rail-valley-fever-symposium-food-documentary-fresno-philharmonic <p>This week on <a href="http://kvpr.org/post/high-speed-rail-forces-out-longtime-fresno-businesses">Valley Edition</a> we take a look at a few issues impacting the region. Valley Public Radio Reporter Ezra David Romero reports on how the implementation of <a href="http://kvpr.org/post/high-speed-rail-forces-out-longtime-fresno-businesses">High Speed Rail will force businesses and residents along its path to relocate</a>. Fresno Bee Reporter <a href="https://twitter.com/tsheehan">Tim Sheehan</a> joins Valley Edition Host Joe Moore for an update on the statewide project.</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 19:41:41 +0000 Ezra David Romero 22046 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: High Speed Rail; Valley Fever Symposium; Food Documentary; Fresno Philharmonic Residents Work to Solve Hunger; Court Closures; Woodward Shakespeare http://kvpr.org/post/residents-work-solve-hunger-court-closures-woodward-shakespeare <p>This week on Valley Edition, we look at how Valley residents are working to develop new, grassroots solutions to the problem of hunger in our community. We also look at how planned court closures will affect the residents of rural Fresno County communities, and learn about this year&#39;s Woodward Shakespeare Festival.</p><p><b>Valley Edition for June 26, 2012</b></p> Tue, 26 Jun 2012 22:50:49 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 695 at http://kvpr.org Backyard citrus harvest helps feed those in need http://kvpr.org/post/backyard-citrus-harvest-helps-feed-those-need <p>Across the southern San Joaquin Valley, the commercial citrus harvest is virtually over. But over the past two months, a volunteer group has been working in backyards across Tulare county to collect fruit that would otherwise go to waste, and donate it to those in need. FM89&#39;s Joe Moore has this report.</p><p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 20:37:14 +0000 Joe Moore 256 at http://kvpr.org Backyard citrus harvest helps feed those in need On Valley Edition: Hunger; African American Student Graduation Rate http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-hunger-african-american-student-graduation-rate <p><strong>Segment 1: Hunger in the Valley</strong> Tue, 06 Mar 2012 22:54:39 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 1162 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Worst Place to Find a Job; UC Merced; Storytellers Project http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-worst-place-find-job-uc-merced-storytellers-project <p>This week on Valley Edition, we talk about whether the Valley is the worst place in the US to find a job, as US News and World Report claims in a new article. We talk with UC Merced&#39;s new chancellor about the efforts at the campus to boost the region&#39;s economy. And we close the program with a report about a theater project in Sanger that aims to bring people together over the topic of hunger, in a land of agricultural abundance.</p> Tue, 31 Jan 2012 22:28:17 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 1157 at http://kvpr.org Valley Storytellers Project brings people together over hunger http://kvpr.org/post/valley-storytellers-project-brings-people-together-over-hunger <p>It's lunchtime at the Sanger High School Cafeteria. But instead of hundreds of teenagers, the room on this Saturday is filled with ordinary Valley residents of all ages and ethnicities, some writers, and a handful of theatre professionals from LA's Cornerstone Theatre. And even though many of them just ate, the conversation quickly turns to the issue of the day… hunger.</P> <p>"Food is such an essential part of, such an essential need that binds us all together. Tue, 31 Jan 2012 16:58:22 +0000 Joe Moore 584 at http://kvpr.org On Valley Edition: Academics Versus Athletics; Helping Those In Need http://kvpr.org/post/valley-edition-academics-versus-athletics-helping-those-need <p>This week on Valley Edition we talk about the challenges of balancing academics and athletics at NCAA Division I schools, and hear from Fresno State President John Welty and CSUB President Horace Mitchell. We also talk about efforts to help those in need this holiday season.</p> Wed, 14 Dec 2011 00:26:14 +0000 Juanita Stevenson 1166 at http://kvpr.org