Community Blog

Education advocacy group holds forum to provide an update on KHSD’s suspensions, expulsions and school climate

January 10, 2019 / By

The Kern Education Justice Collaborative invites the public to attend a community forum to learn about the Kern High School District’s policies and practices.

Kern celebrates 150th birthday of Gandhi with series of events beginning Sunday with free movie

January 9, 2019 / By

This year marks the 150th birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, and Kern County is celebrating all year.

2019 Women’s March organizers host sign making event Friday

January 8, 2019 / By

Are you marching in the 2019 Women’s March? If so, organizers are encouraging marchers to prepare this Friday at a sign making event.

Kern County Community Reading Project seeking volunteers

December 19, 2018 / By

The Kern County Superintendent of Schools office is looking for volunteers for the annual Kern County Community Reading Project, which recruits and trains community members to become reading coaches for local second grade students.

Kern County Homeless Youth Committee asks for sleeping bag donations

December 5, 2018 / By

The Kern County Homeless Youth Committee is asking for donations for the Homeless Youth Sleeping Bag Drive.

‘Tune In & Tune Up’ at free emissions testing event this weekend

November 28, 2018 / By

Valley Clean Air Now is offering free emissions testing for San Joaquin Valley residents this weekend at its Tune In & Tune Up event.