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First Lady Dr. Jill Biden in Kern County honoring Naturalization Ceremony and farm workers

March 29, 2022 / By
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On March 28, First Lady Dr. Jill Biden attended the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Naturalization Ceremony at the National Chavez Center in remembrance of Cesar Chavez 95th birthday honoring citizens and farm workers.

Rebecca Moreno, an advocate for Kern residents facing housing insecurity

March 24, 2022 / By
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Editor’s Note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, Kern Sol News is highlighting notable woman leaders in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.

Emma De La Rosa advocates for better policies in communities that need them most

March 22, 2022 / By
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Editor’s Note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, Kern Sol News is highlighting notable woman leaders in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.

Kegley Institute of Ethics will host Humanities Beyond Bars Symposium at CSUB

March 18, 2022 / By
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The Kegley Institute of Ethics at Cal State Bakersfield will be hosting the Humanities Beyond Bars (HBB) Symposium, a series of events April 7th and 8th, on the CSUB campus to bring together formerly incarcerated students and scholars, activists, and campus and community members for collaboration, mutual support, and knowledge sharing. 

We Are Kern County delivers thousands of petition signatures to County Elections office

March 18, 2022 / By

On Thursday, the We Are Kern County coalition — a coalition of community organizations, activists, and leaders who are deeply concerned with the future of Kern county — reached an imperative milestone in their campaign to enact term limits on county elected officials and delivered nearly 30,000 signatures to the Kern County Elections office.

Bakersfield City Council Moves forward with map 5B

March 17, 2022 / By
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Wednesday night the Bakersfield City Council voted to adopt map 5B submitted by the Jakara Movement.