Posts Tagged as "Kern County"

Controversy surrounds launch of CalCapture project amid community concerns

March 27, 2024 / By
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Despite concerns from residents and community-based organizations, the California Resources Corporation (CRC) will be launching CalCapture, the carbon capture and storage (CCS) project that will capture carbon dioxide from the Elk Hills Power plant and inject it deep underground for permanent sequestration in depleted underground reservoirs.

Southeast Strong update meetings announced

March 19, 2024 / By
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The City of Bakersfield is continuing to keep the community informed and engaged with its Southeast Strong community project as they’ve planned three more community update meetings in the coming days.

CA appeals court deems County’s oil and gas permitting illegal

March 15, 2024 / By
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A March 7 decision by a California appeals court has resulted in Kern County being directed to set aside its permitting ordinance.

CA Attorney General resolves Tenant Protection Act violations in Bakersfield settlement

March 1, 2024 / By
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Yesterday, California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced a settlement with two separate Bakersfield landlords and their property management company, Clemmer & Company for their multiple violations of the Tenant Protection Act (TPA) and their violation of the Fair Employment and Housing Act.

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.

California officials urge voters to prepare for Presidential Primary Election on March 5, 2024

February 29, 2024 / By
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California Attorney General Rob Bonta and Secretary of State Shirley N. Weber want all Californians to know their rights and legal protections as voters as they fulfill their civic duty.

Free workshop by CSUB and partners to educate on renters’ rights and protections

February 27, 2024 / By
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On Friday, March 1, the CSUB Legal Information and Support Clinic, the Law Firm of H.A.

Tensions rise outside MHS classrooms

February 23, 2024 / By
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Over the last few years cities everywhere have been affected by the dwindling amounts of teachers willing to work in public education, also known as a national teacher turnover.

GBLA names new executive director

February 22, 2024 / By
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On Tuesday, February 20, the Board of Directors of the Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance, Inc. (GBLA) announced Valentin Narvaez, Esq.

Breaking the Mold: examining stereotypes in Hispanic representation within film and media

February 22, 2024 / By
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By Sofia Gonzalez

 Hispanic Representation in the media is significant, but a lot of times it’s stereotypical and when it comes to Hispanic representation in media and films, this Cesar Chavez quote comes to mind: “Preservation of one’s own culture does not require contempt or disrespect for other cultures.”