Community Blog

CAPK, First 5 Kern to open Oasis Family Resource Center in Ridgecrest

May 25, 2021 / By

Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) and First 5 Kern will open the Oasis Family Resource Center in Ridgecrest this week.

CSUB commencement ceremonies to kick off Friday

May 18, 2021 / By

A year after the necessary postponement of commencement ceremonies due to the COVID-19 pandemic, California State University, Bakersfield is celebrating the triumph of the university’s graduates with a series of six commencement ceremonies, starting at 8 a.m.

Public Health urges everyone to practice water safety

May 17, 2021 / By

As temperatures rise and families take to their backyard swimming pools and visit other bodies of water to cool off, Kern County Public Health urges everyone to take steps to keep kids safe.

CSUB mass vaccination hub operates for its final week

May 11, 2021 / By

Yesterday marked the beginning of the final week of the CSUB Mass Vaccination Hub at the Student Recreation Center.

FEMA now accepting applications for funeral assistance

May 5, 2021 / By

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is now accepting applications for funeral assistance and reimbursement due to Covid-19.

Kern County remains in orange tier

May 4, 2021 / By

Kern County remains in the Orange Tier (Tier 3) of the COVID-19 Blueprint for a Safer Economy, the State announced Tuesday.