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Decades after it crashed, ostrich industry poised to take off as demand growssalmon and veggie burgers, multigrain buns and sweet potato fries. Nonadventur
Decades after it crashed, ostrich industry poised to take off as demand grows
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
salmon and veggie burgers, multigrain buns and sweet potato fries. Nonadventurous eaters shied away from ostrich at first, he said, but as the healthiest red meat, it's garnered plenty of fans over time. "If you've already had a heart... Read more
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Tehachapi News
A fascinating profile of Tehachapi railroading nearly 70 years agoI was browsing through the many antiques and collectibles at the Tehachapi's Hu
A fascinating profile of Tehachapi railroading nearly 70 years ago
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 hours ago
I was browsing through the many antiques and collectibles at the Tehachapi's Humble Collector store on H Street recently when I found and purchased a February 1949 issue of Railroad Magazine that had a long and interesting story about the railroad... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Baking contest: Prove that your apple pie is the bestThe Tehachapi Apple Festival is taking place on Saturday, Oct. 8, and Sunday, O
Baking contest: Prove that your apple pie is the best
Tehachapi News / Posted 2 days ago
The Tehachapi Apple Festival is taking place on Saturday, Oct. 8, and Sunday, Oct. 9, in Downtown Tehachapi. If you are an excellent baker, love to make apple pie, feel that apple pie is one of your specialties, and get compliments from your family... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Ride the Winds: A few steps can make clipping easywithout touching, but let the horse know you have something that won't hurt him
Ride the Winds: A few steps can make clipping easy
Tehachapi News / Posted 3 days ago
without touching, but let the horse know you have something that won't hurt him. Desensitize him to the sound and movement first. Then take the clippers and move along all parts of the body. Once the horse accepts all that and stands quietly, you... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Opal Lavone Vander Meyden, 1926 — 2016Opal Vander Meyden passed away on Sept. 10, 2016. She was 90. Opal was a long-
Opal Lavone Vander Meyden, 1926 — 2016
Tehachapi News / Posted 5 days ago
Opal Vander Meyden passed away on Sept. 10, 2016. She was 90. Opal was a long-time resident of Tehachapi, having lived there for 50 years before moving to Kalispell, Mont., in 2014. The Vander Meyden home was the first one built in the Oak Knolls... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Blue Mountain Tribe wins NAMA awardat the 16th annual Native American Music Awards held Saturday at the Seneca All
Blue Mountain Tribe wins NAMA award
Tehachapi News / Posted 6 days ago
at the 16th annual Native American Music Awards held Saturday at the Seneca Allegany Casino in Allegany, N.Y. The band's first CD, "All Our Nations," was among 16 NAMA winners at this year's awards ceremony. "This win is not so much about the... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Lions hear about ways to save energyMary Beth Garrison was the guest speaker at the Tehachapi Lions Club on Sept. 1
Lions hear about ways to save energy
Tehachapi News / Posted 6 days ago
Mary Beth Garrison was the guest speaker at the Tehachapi Lions Club on Sept. 15. Garrison is the ambassador for the community outreach program Energy Update California and is the executive director of Community Clean Sweep. Garrison educated the... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Tehachapi Idol winners announcedTehachapi Idol wrapped up Sept. 11 with the three winners of the 10-week compet
Tehachapi Idol winners announced
Tehachapi News / Posted 8 days ago
Tehachapi Idol wrapped up Sept. 11 with the three winners of the 10-week competition determined by a panel of judges. Brinley Marks won first place, Josh Schwartz was second place and Lily Seymour received third place, according to organizer Shasta... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Lace'n It Up fundraiser to hit the streetsI had missed my mammogram, if I had waited, I would have been a Stage 4," Van B
Lace'n It Up fundraiser to hit the streets
Tehachapi News / Posted 9 days ago
I had missed my mammogram, if I had waited, I would have been a Stage 4," Van Blake said. Van Blake will lead the way at Tehachapi's 6th annual Lace'n It Up for Links for Life walk, which kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Saturday, Oct.... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Upcoming Events: Lots to do in, around TehachapiWest Park Activity Center, 410 W. D St. Minimum donation is $20. Calkl 322-5601
Upcoming Events: Lots to do in, around Tehachapi
Tehachapi News / Posted 9 days ago
West Park Activity Center, 410 W. D St. Minimum donation is $20. Calkl 322-5601 or visit linksforlife.org/LacenItUp.html. Tehachapi Municipal Airport Display Day, second Saturday of each month, 9 a.m. to noon. Tehachapi Humane Society’s free and... Read more
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Currants were once a major crop in the Tehachapi areaAs a student of the Tehachapi area's history, I am always fascinated by the cha
Currants were once a major crop in the Tehachapi area
Tehachapi News / Posted 14 days ago
As a student of the Tehachapi area's history, I am always fascinated by the changes and transitions that take place over the years — the ebb and flow of human endeavor. Our valleys are currently experiencing one of many agriculture renewals, this... Read more
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Children pan for gold, create cool things at Kids DayChildren of all ages gathered along Green Street on Saturday for the annual Kid
Children pan for gold, create cool things at Kids Day
Tehachapi News / Posted 15 days ago
Children of all ages gathered along Green Street on Saturday for the annual Kids Day at Tehachapi Museum. Sponsored by the Tehachapi Heritage League, the children were treated to all kinds of fun, including demonstrations and hands-on opportunities... Read more
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Ride the Winds: Good hay provides good nutritionthat it molds. Other factors that affect hay's nutritional value include stage
Ride the Winds: Good hay provides good nutrition
Tehachapi News / Posted 16 days ago
that it molds. Other factors that affect hay's nutritional value include stage of maturity when cut, and whether it's the first or a later cutting. Hay producers usually try to look at the field at least a week prior to when they think it might... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Gran Fondo offers training, boosts economyThis year marks the first that the event changed its half-century course to a m
Gran Fondo offers training, boosts economy
Tehachapi News / Posted 16 days ago
This year marks the first that the event changed its half-century course to a metric half-century, by increasing the length of the Piccolo Fondo Plus from 50 miles to 60 miles. Additionally, the Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Park District will... Read more
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Tehachapi News
'Wood & Watercolor' show not to be missedSeptember's First Friday event at Gallery 'N' Gifts was not only a celebration
'Wood & Watercolor' show not to be missed
Tehachapi News / Posted 18 days ago
September's First Friday event at Gallery 'N' Gifts was not only a celebration of its 37 years of business, but also that of a father and daughter's love of art in "Wood & Watercolor," the current show on exhibition at Tehachapi Valley Arts... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Upcoming Events: Lots to do in, around Tehachapiis $399. Dates: Sept. 13, 15, 21, 22, 27, 29, Oct. 4, 6, 11 and 13. Call 822-76
Upcoming Events: Lots to do in, around Tehachapi
Tehachapi News / Posted 18 days ago
is $399. Dates: Sept. 13, 15, 21, 22, 27, 29, Oct. 4, 6, 11 and 13. Call 822-7652 or instructor Dan Prego at 310-486-0908. Tehachapi Humane Society’s Fix Your Pet Clinics, Sept. 14, 20 and Oct. 12. Cost is $10 for cats, $20 for dogs, vaccinations... Read more
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Gone to the Dogs Fun Run, Pet Festival coming upbusy planning their annual Gone to the Dogs Fun Run/Walk and Pet Festival, to b
Gone to the Dogs Fun Run, Pet Festival coming up
Tehachapi News / Posted 22 days ago
busy planning their annual Gone to the Dogs Fun Run/Walk and Pet Festival, to be held Sept. 24 at Warrior Park. Helping Tehachapi become a “pet friendly town” has been a goal of the organization’s board and of hundreds of pet owners. This event... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Let the fiddlin' begin at annual contestThe fiddlers of Tehachapi, Bakersfield, Ridgecrest, Fresno and surrounding area
Let the fiddlin' begin at annual contest
Tehachapi News / Posted 22 days ago
The fiddlers of Tehachapi, Bakersfield, Ridgecrest, Fresno and surrounding areas will be competing this year at the 40th annual “Fiddlin’ Down the Tracks” Fiddle Contest on Sept. 16 and 17. The event will be held at Country Oaks Baptist Church,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Upcoming events: Lots to do in, around TehachapiRosenlieb, parking and shuttle service will be provided from Horse Thief Countr
Upcoming events: Lots to do in, around Tehachapi
Tehachapi News / Posted 23 days ago
Rosenlieb, parking and shuttle service will be provided from Horse Thief Country Club, appetizers paired with award-winning Tehachapi wine. Tickets cost $250 for VIP or $125. Reservations must be received by Sept. 7, to... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Ride the Winds: Fat horses are not happy horsestreats from time to time. However, some give their equine friends too many, as
Ride the Winds: Fat horses are not happy horses
Tehachapi News / Posted 23 days ago
treats from time to time. However, some give their equine friends too many, as well as feeding them a bit too much. The first study to look at the problem of the overweight horse was done in 1998 by the National Animal Health Monitoring System... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Gallery 'N' Gifts: Same corner, same commitment for 37 yearsLocated on the same corner in historic downtown Tehachapi since 1979, Gallery ‘
Gallery 'N' Gifts: Same corner, same commitment for 37 years
Tehachapi News / Posted 25 days ago
Located on the same corner in historic downtown Tehachapi since 1979, Gallery ‘N’ Gifts will observe its 37th anniversary during First Friday, Sept. 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. The public is invited to join members to celebrate the milestone. Sponsored by... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Auditions to be held for 'Best of Broadway' production“Best of Broadway” will be featured in late March and early April at the BeeKay
Auditions to be held for 'Best of Broadway' production
Tehachapi News / Posted 25 days ago
“Best of Broadway” will be featured in late March and early April at the BeeKay Theatre. Since moving from Susanville to Tehachapi, Wheeler and her husband, Jason, have been active at the BeeKay Theatre. While in Susanville, the couple took over... Read more
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Tehachapi News
First Friday: Gallery 'N' Gifts to feature father, daughter artistsFirst Friday Sept. 2 will be a special event. Gallery ‘N’ Gifts will celebrate
First Friday: Gallery 'N' Gifts to feature father, daughter artists
Tehachapi News / Posted 25 days ago
First Friday Sept. 2 will be a special event. Gallery ‘N’ Gifts will celebrate its 37th year in business. The artists invite the public to attend the celebration so they can express their appreciation of your support. A birthday cake made by... Read more
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Tehachapi News
PHOTO GALLERY: Cars and trucks 'rumble' in for showThis style of 1946 Spartan Manor Travel Trailer Coach was home for a few years
PHOTO GALLERY: Cars and trucks 'rumble' in for show
Tehachapi News / Posted 25 days ago
This style of 1946 Spartan Manor Travel Trailer Coach was home for a few years for Tehachapi residents Steve and Maryann Mitchell. Theirs was located in Long Beach. Steve had just been released from military service in 1953 and he and his pregnant... Read more
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Tehachapi News
LifestyleLocated on the same corner in historic downtown Tehachapi since 1979, Gallery ‘
Lifestyle
Tehachapi News / Posted 25 days ago
Located on the same corner in historic downtown Tehachapi since 1979, Gallery ‘N’ Gifts will observe its 37th anniversary during First Friday, Sept. 2, from 5 to 8 p.m. The public is invited to join members to celebrate the milestone.... Read more

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