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“Coming Out of the Closet” At Their Own Pace

December 8, 2011 / By
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By Andres Garcia


Ed.Note: Names used in this report have been changed at the request of those interviewed, to ensure confidentiality.

Turf Battle: When the Baseball Diamond Becomes a Soccer Field

December 8, 2011 / By
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By Andres Garcia

LAMONT—On any given afternoon or weekend, you can find the benches on one side of Lamont Park being occupied by a group of abuelos (grandpas), tios (uncles), fathers and sons, casually playing a game of cards or dominos.

Graffiti in Lamont: An Ongoing Debate

December 7, 2011 / By
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by Berenice Sanchez for South Kern Sol

LAMONT–Graffiti is an ongoing debate in the small community of Lamont.

My Life My Choice

November 14, 2011 / By



FRESNO—Local youths showcased their artistic talent at recent gathering at the Fresno Boys and Girls Club.

South Kern Band Acapulco Sunrise is Soaring Above the Horizon

November 12, 2011 / By


SOUTH KERN– The young Latin reggae dub band from South Kern known as Acapulco Sunrise jammed out at Narducci’s on Aug.

Her Eyes

November 12, 2011 / By

By: Gibran M. 2011

“Her Eyes”

I’ll show you my scars,

Just to compare whose is bigger.


November 12, 2011 / By

by Isidro Alejandro Gonzalez, 16, from Arvin High School  Special to South Kern Sol


I sit and think, will love reach my heart or is it all in vain?

From Oaxaca to Bakersfield

November 11, 2011 / By

By Stephanie Espinoza-South Kern Sol


Once again the Guelaguetza made its return to Bakersfield and decorated CSUB’s amphitheater with food, music, color, and art.