Posts Tagged as "Delano"

Delano rent control measure fails to qualify for November ballot by 150 signatures

June 18, 2024 / By
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So close and yet so far.  After six months of tedious work gathering voter signatures on a petition, proponents of an ordinance calling for rent control in Delano are disappointed. 

Petition for rent control in Delano moves forward, City might put up a competing measure

May 21, 2024 / By
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The city of Delano might become the first city in Kern County to have a rent control ordinance with a bundle of additional protections for tenants.

Larry Itliong Unity Park pays tribute to Delano’s Filipino Community

May 13, 2024 / By
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Forty-seven years after his death, the city of Delano paid tribute to the man who was a pioneer in the Filipino farm labor movement. 

Delano’s Live Better Program to take place every month

February 29, 2024 / By
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Delano is now offering a Live Better Program, this program includes multiple free nutrition classes. This event will take place from 6:00 p.m.

Delano local puts spotlight on the community through sports media

February 15, 2024 / By
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By Luis-Angel Gonzalez

Despite high school sports garnering a wide audience, smaller agriculture-based communities like Kern County tend to be underrepresented.

Delano’s fresh faces and new spaces this year

February 6, 2024 / By
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As we welcome a new year, Delano, CA has opened space for new businesses. Below are some establishments to look out for.

Triumph and Resilience in Delano

January 23, 2024 / By
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In the fields of Delano, where dreams sprout from the soil, the stories of Mayra Lara, Adrian Balsa, and Julissa Elizondo unfold as stories of resilience and determination.

How Delano’s small businesses embraced holiday magic and community spirit

December 25, 2023 / By
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During Delano’s festive season, some of the community’s small businesses weren’t just offering products — they were also weaving stories, culture, and community into their offerings.

Delano community joins four cities on rent control initiative

December 21, 2023 / By
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Delano, Calif.- This month, residents from Delano filed The Fair Rents Delano Ordinance to be placed on the November 2024 ballot.

CAPK receives $5 million from the Bezos Day 1 Families Fund to help the homeless community

November 22, 2023 / By
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In a press release Tuesday, the Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) announced that they received a $5 million grant from the Bezos Day 1 Families Fund.