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Governor Newsom takes action to restrict ghost guns, protect Californians from gun violence

July 1, 2022 / By

Governor Gavin Newsom on Thursday signed legislation to take on the gun industry and get more guns off California streets.

Kern County celebrates Purple Ribbon Month to protect children

July 1, 2022 / By

On Tuesday, the Kern County Board of Supervisors proclaimed July as Purple Ribbon Month in Kern County, in honor of Kaitlyn’s Law.

Kern County Public Health launches Know Your Numbers program in Ridgecrest

July 1, 2022 / By

The Kern County Public Health Services Department launched the Know Your Numbers program in Ridgecrest on Thursday at Ridgecrest Salvation Army. 

GBLA to host webinar covering Fair Housing Law Project

June 30, 2022 / By

The Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance (GBLA) is launching “Second Saturday,” which features month webinars covering legislation impacting residents.

CAPK, in partnership with Kern County, hosts those experiencing homelessness in Safe Camping site

June 27, 2022 / By

The new Kern County Safe Camping area near the M Street Navigation Center is now hosting clients from vulnerable populations who have been experiencing homelessness.

Joint statement by medical professionals released on Western States support for expanded COVID-19 vaccine eligibility for children 6 months and older

June 20, 2022 / By

Today, California Health and Human Services Agency Secretary, Dr. Mark Ghaly, and Director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and State Public Health Officer, Dr.

Twilight at CALM returns for the summer

June 20, 2022 / By

Twilight at CALM is returning this summer for residents to enjoy.

Twilight at CALM will run on the following Saturdays this summer from 5 p.m.

Governor Newsom announces record $156 million in grants to prevent gun violence in California

June 14, 2022 / By

Governor Gavin Newsom announced a record $156 million in gun violence prevention grants provided as part of the California Violence Intervention and Prevention Grant Program (CalVIP).

“Keepin’ it real — keepin’ you safe!”: local organizations to host town hall meeting about the COVID-19 vaccine

June 10, 2022 / By

This evening, the Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF), Building Healthy Communities Kern (BHC Kern), All of Us or None (AOUON), and the California Association of African-American Superintendents & Administrators (CAAASA) will be leading a town hall meeting where they were facilitate a conversation with local health experts and community leaders on facts and myths surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine and it’s impact on communities. 

Governor Newsom declares June 2022 Immigrant Heritage Month

June 8, 2022 / By

Governor Gavin Newsom has issued a proclamation declaring June 2022 as “Immigrant Heritage Month” in the State of California.