Posts Tagged as "Kern County"

Kern County Observes World AIDS Day in Powerful Series of Events

December 8, 2017 / By
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South Kern Sol, News Report, Dean Welliver

Kern County recognized World AIDS Day 2017 with a comprehensive series of events focused on awareness, education, prevention, and remembrance, including the Kern County HIV Partnership’s World AIDS Day Resource Fair and the Bakersfield AIDS Project’s 24th annual World AIDS Day Vigil.

Kern County General Plan Moves Forward

August 26, 2017 / By
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By Marcus Castro

The Kern County General Plan has ended the workshop stage and has moved onto it’s next step.

South Kern Sol Launches Bilingual Print Publication

July 8, 2014 / By
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“South Kern Sol is a youth-led community news platform”

South Kern Sol will hold a press conference at the Brower Building’s Conference Room on Wednesday July 9, to introduce the inaugural issue of our community wellness print publication.

Smart Meters Make Their Way to the Valley

September 20, 2012 / By
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Photo by FABIAN GONZALEZ/South Kern Sol


BAKERSFIELD– Southern California Edison (SCE) is preparing to install the last of the nearly five million new smart meters being replaced between 2009-2012 all over Southern California and in valley cities starting this September.

Teens Making Their Way As Young Mothers

July 3, 2012 / By
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BAKERSFIELD– With Kern County being the second highest in the state for  teen pregnancy rates, South Kern Sol wanted to take a look at what becomes of a teen after she becomes a mom.

Perez Hopes To Represent The 5th District

June 3, 2012 / By
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Leticia Perez dances with an elderly man during a campaign rally at Lamont Park./ Photo by CLARA BRUNO/South Kern Sol

By CLARA BRUNO/South Kern Sol

LAMONT—With the June 5 primary elections only days away, 5th District Supervisor candidate Leticia Perez is not slowing down.

Supervisor Karen Goh Meets With Youth

March 20, 2012 / By
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Supervisor Karen Goh with her adviser Andy Stanley talks with youth./Photo by FABIAN GONZALEZ/South Kern Sol


Fifth District Supervisor Karen Goh met with constituents, who at times are forgotten- the youth.

KEEN Bus Tour and Meeting

February 28, 2012 / By
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KEEN website hopes to help Kern Couny communities to report environmental hazards./ Courtesy of KEEN

 By CLARA BRUNO/South Kern Sol

  The Kern Environmental Enforcement Network (KEEN) will be hosting an introductory meeting and bus tour on Feb.

KC Board orders the closure of Community Recycling

January 5, 2012 / By
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Protesters rally for the closure of Community Recycling Center./ by BERENICE SANCHEZ


Weitz And Huerta Unite For A Good Cause

January 4, 2012 / By
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Director Chris Weitz visited Bakersfield to promote his film 'A Better Life.'



BAKERSFIELD—October 18 was a special day for the movie ‘A Better Life’ in Kern County.