COMMENTARY: It’s time to start remembering the forgotten heroes of the Grape Strike

November 2, 2018 / By


Clusters of grapes on vines grow for miles and miles in Delano, and within those vines lie the untold stories of the infamous Grape Strike of 1965.

COMMENTARY: Another year older, another year wiser, another year closer to voting

October 25, 2018 / By


For my 16th birthday in September, I celebrated with other high school students from Delano at’s GOTV bootcamp in Los Angeles.

Sol on the Street: Are the youth civically engaged?

October 16, 2018 / By


Students from Robert F. Kennedy High School in Delano spoke about the importance of voting and what causes they think are worth fighting for.

YOUTH PERSPECTIVES: A nation divided

October 15, 2018 / By
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After a controversial hearing, allegations of sexual assault, two emotional testimonies and one FBI investigation, Judge Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed by the senate to become a Supreme Court Justice in early October.

It’s time we start acting responsibly when it comes to our allergies

October 2, 2018 / By

By Adeyinka Glover

I’m often asked, “What are you allergic to?”

I always respond, “Everything.”

When this topic is brought up, I try to change the subject.

In Greenfield, advocating for a small piece of sidewalk makes a big difference

September 24, 2018 / By

By Barbara Perez

Ever since I could remember, I always believed that the 30-foot-long missing piece of sidewalk on Monitor Street near Ollivier Middle School would forever remain a patch of dirt.