Posts Tagged as "Delano"

Farmworkers begin 335 mile march to demand union voting rights

August 4, 2022 / By
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The 24-day march began yesterday in Delano, California at the historical landmark The Forty Acres. Their first stop will be at Richgrove, California. 

San Jose Ave residents ask county for help getting their road paved and electricity in their homes

August 3, 2022 / By
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Community members on San Jose Ave in Delano came together to ask the county for help getting their road paved and electricity installed. 

Academic counselor talks about how COVID-19 affected students

June 9, 2022 / By
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At Almond Tree Middle School, Marisela Pruneda isn’t just the academic counselor, she also helps and supports students with social emotions; she said the one piece of advice she likes to give to students is that it’s never too late and it’s very important to utilize all of the resources available. 

Loud for Tomorrow hosts housing event to petition for rent control

May 17, 2022 / By
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This past weekend, the organization gathered feedback and support from residents in Delano for their housing campaign.

Delano artist finds passion for teaching through art

March 29, 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.

COMMENTARY: First ever online AP exams present challenges for students, but students are grateful for the chance to earn college credit

May 26, 2020 / By
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There’s no doubt the COVID-19 pandemic has affected education in more ways than one. Schools all across the country were closed, and teaching transitioned to online.

COMMENTARY: ‘Climate change cannot be solved individually’: Delano youth marched for environmental justice

September 24, 2019 / By
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BY OSCAR CAMACHO

Last Friday, Delano youth and other community members gathered together to march in solidarity with the rest of the world and demand environmental justice through the Delano Environmental Strike.

COMMENTARY: Delano’s Day of Action was the first stride towards an inclusive environment

July 2, 2019 / By
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Pride month events have taken place across nation for decades, but in conservative cities like Delano, demonstrations like Delano’s LGBTQ+ Day of Action held last month was not accepted by many in the community.

‘If they don’t want it, I won’t force it’: Delano Police Chief said he plans to advise city council against license plate reading technology

July 1, 2019 / By
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The Delano Police Chief plans to advise against the implementation of automated license plate readers into Delano’s Police Department at Monday’s Delano City Council meeting. 

Delano to celebrate Pride Month with day of action

June 18, 2019 / By
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Delano’s LGBTQ+ Alliance is holding a day of action this weekend to celebrate Pride Month.

The event includes messages from speakers and a two-mile march, beginning at the corner of High Street and Cecil Avenue at the International Community sign.