Community Blog

Community to celebrate Juneteenth Saturday

June 12, 2019 / By

Community members are getting ready to celebrate Juneteenth, an annual event which commemorates the ending of slavery in the U.S.

City to hold swimsuit drive

June 3, 2019 / By

The City of Bakersfield Recreation & Parks is holding a swimsuit drive for those in need.

Kern High School District to offer free meals to students this summer

May 28, 2019 / By

The Kern High School District is providing free meals to students this summer.

The district is launching its 2019 Seamless Summer Breakfast and Lunch Program in an effort to keep children healthy throughout the summer months.

Resource fair touches community members in need

May 23, 2019 / By

Volunteers and community members gathered at Compassion Christian Center in East Bakersfield Saturday for the third Love Your Neighborhood event.

Kern County Library to kick off Summer Reading Challenge

May 22, 2019 / By

The Kern County Library is holding its annual countywide Summer Reading Challenge, beginning in June.

Readers of all ages are encouraged to pick up a book or two this summer to instill a love for recreational reading.

Kern to hold second TRUTH Act Forum next week

May 9, 2019 / By

Kern’s second TRUTH Act Forum is taking place next week, where the Kern County Sheriff’s Office will report to the public about ICE’s access to individuals in Kern County.