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Tehachapi News
Franklin William Bauer, 1930were made with the assistance of Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc. In lieu of f
Tehachapi News / Posted 56 minutes ago
were made with the assistance of Wood Family Funeral Service, Inc. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Tehachapi Mountain Branch of AAUW Scholarship Fund. AAUW Tehachapi Mountain Branch, P.O. Box 273, Tehachapi, CA 93561.... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Apple Festival a growing Tehachapi traditionfamily in addition to a new location. The children's bounce houses and play are
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 hours ago
family in addition to a new location. The children's bounce houses and play area will remain in the lot in front of the Tehachapi Railroad Depot; however, the actual festival will travel down Green Street for three city blocks instead of being... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Rotary announces winner of bike raffle: How lucky can you be?The Rotary Club of Tehachapi recently featured a bike raffle as a fundraiser fo
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 hours ago
The Rotary Club of Tehachapi recently featured a bike raffle as a fundraiser for the club. The bike was on display at the Sail Thru Car Wash for the last couple of months where customers could purchase a ticket for $5 to win a fantastic bike worth... Read more
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Tehachapi News
'Cemetery Club' opens Sept. 29 at BeeKayruns Sept. 29, 30, Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15. All seats will be $15, and may
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 hours ago
runs Sept. 29, 30, Oct. 6, 7, 8, 13, 14 and 15. All seats will be $15, and may be purchased online at tctonstage.com, or at Tehachapi Treasure Trove and Tehachapi Furniture. "The Cemetery Club" is produced by special arrangement through Samuel... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Local pilot places third in Dust Devil eventThe 33rd annual Dust Devil Dash had pilots filling the skies around Tehachapi o
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 hours ago
The 33rd annual Dust Devil Dash had pilots filling the skies around Tehachapi on Sept. 9. Sixteen sailplanes took off from Skylark glider port to see who could soar the farthest non-stop distance in a straight one-day soaring event. Placing third... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Scott Fredrick Billingsley, 1975 – 2017born on Sept. 7, 1975, in Woodland Hills to mother, Beverly Billingsley, and fa
Tehachapi News / Posted 6 hours ago
born on Sept. 7, 1975, in Woodland Hills to mother, Beverly Billingsley, and father, Fredrick Pfeifer. Scott graduated from Tehachapi High School in 1993 and would go on to culinary school. He worked at various restaurants in Reno, Nev., as a chef.... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Lilly “Bernadette” Burgess, 1930 – 2017with Our Lord on Sept. 18, 2017. Services will be officiated by Pastor Gerald F
Tehachapi News / Posted 9 hours ago
with Our Lord on Sept. 18, 2017. Services will be officiated by Pastor Gerald Fair at Wood Family Funeral Service Chapel in Tehachapi on Oct. 2, 2017, at 12:30 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Tehachapi Public Cemetery-Eastside. Lilly was... Read more
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Tehachapi News
What is the Lions' Apple Drop? Your opportunity to win great prizes and serve communityThe Tehachapi Lions Club will hold its 5th Annual Apple Drop on Oct. 8 during t
Tehachapi News / Posted yesterday
The Tehachapi Lions Club will hold its 5th Annual Apple Drop on Oct. 8 during the Tehachapi Apple Festival. You might be wondering, "What is an Apple Drop?" It is a fundraiser put on by the Lions to raise funds for the Lions Diabetes Foundation and... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Rotary supports prison project fostering self-esteem, non-violenceFour members of the Tehachapi Rotary Club attended a workshop at Tehachapi's Ca
Tehachapi News / Posted yesterday
Four members of the Tehachapi Rotary Club attended a workshop at Tehachapi's California Correctional Institution on Aug. 28. This workshop was led by three actors from the Actor’s Gang Prison Project, located in Culver City. Tim Robbins was one of... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Kids Day at the Museum was fun for everyoneThe annual Kids Day at the Museum, hosted by the Tehachapi Heritage League on S
Tehachapi News / Posted yesterday
The annual Kids Day at the Museum, hosted by the Tehachapi Heritage League on Sept. 9, offered fun for the whole family. During the event, Lindsey Bishop, of Willow Springs, a visitor to the Errea House Museum, admired the prairie dress that is... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Upcoming events: Lots to do in, around TehachapiBusiness Showcase, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 4 to 7 p.m., Aspen Builders, Inc., Acti
Tehachapi News / Posted yesterday
Business Showcase, Wednesday, Sept. 27, 4 to 7 p.m., Aspen Builders, Inc., Activity Center, 410 W. D St. Call 822-4180. Tehachapi Municipal Airport Display Day, second Saturday of each month, 9 a.m. to noon, enter by the airport terminal on... Read more
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The Ridgecrest Daily Independent
High wind warning expected through ThursdayThe National Weather Service issued a high wind warning for Ridgecrest and the
The Ridgecrest Daily Independent / Posted 2 days ago
The National Weather Service issued a high wind warning for Ridgecrest and the Indian Wells Valley, as well as Tehachapi, Lake Isabella, Rosamond, California City, Edwards AFB, and Mojave through Thursday at 11 a.m. According to NWS Hanford, west... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Fall Home and Garden: Homeowners need coverage for natural disastersFarmer's agent for 37 years. He also teaches at University of Phoenix, and next
Tehachapi News / Posted 3 days ago
Farmer's agent for 37 years. He also teaches at University of Phoenix, and next month will be receiving the award as the SBA Veteran Owned Small Business of the Year. His office is at 212 W. F St. in Tehachapi. For more information, call 661-822-68... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
'What a disaster': Wiretapped recordings reveal worries Limon, Hearn had after murder of Robert Limonallege that although Hearn, a firefighter from Hesperia, admitted to shooting a
Desert Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
allege that although Hearn, a firefighter from Hesperia, admitted to shooting and killing Robert Limon, of Helendale, in a Tehachapi train yard where he worked in August 2014, that he planned it with Sabrina Limon. Defense attorneys say Limon had... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Golden Hills Community Services District hires interim management service following resignation of two top employeeshis past authority to provide merit increases to deserving staff," Sides wrote
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 days ago
his past authority to provide merit increases to deserving staff," Sides wrote in his resignation letter, which the Tehachapi News obtained from the district's attorney. "Since 2014 the board has not approved cost of living increases to any... Read more
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Tehachapi News
JASON KOTOWSKI: Observations, more details from first week of Sabrina Limon murder trialregarding a long-term, torrid affair between Limon and her firefighter lover; d
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 days ago
regarding a long-term, torrid affair between Limon and her firefighter lover; details of an aborted plot to poison Limon's husband with banana pudding; and a graphic retelling of how the lover gunned her husband down in a Tehachapi rail... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Wild Elderberries: a traditional food enjoys a year of abundanceThis is the time of year when small, tart berries ripen on the elderberry shrub
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 days ago
This is the time of year when small, tart berries ripen on the elderberry shrubs in the Tehachapi Mountains. These whitish blue berries yield juice that's about as puckery as lemon juice, but when you add sugar or honey, the taste is bright,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
'North by Northwest' coming to Hitching Post(and there’s a good deal of it), you can almost feel Hitchcock smiling at us wi
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 days ago
(and there’s a good deal of it), you can almost feel Hitchcock smiling at us with a gotcha kinda smile. Everyone who pays their $5 and gets their free medium drink will be treated to a very cool evening. Bill Kritlow is a Tehachapi m... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Natural Sightings: Well-suited to blending in with her surroundingsor Paiute) Indian word for fawn is maahuuzi, pronounced mah-HUZ-ee. NATURAL SI
Tehachapi News / Posted 4 days ago
or Paiute) Indian word for fawn is maahuuzi, pronounced mah-HUZ-ee. NATURAL SIGHTINGS is a regular feature of the Tehachapi News edited by Jon Hammond which showcases photos of the natural beauty that enhances the quality of life in... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Times' high school football rankings(3-1) def. Alemany, 30-24 | at Murrieta Valley, Friday (19) 19. PARACLETE (3-1
Los Angeles Times / Posted 5 days ago
(3-1) def. Alemany, 30-24 | at Murrieta Valley, Friday (19) 19. PARACLETE (3-1) def. Ridgecrest Burroughs, 56-28 | vs. Tehachapi (at Antelope Valley College), Friday (20) 20. CALABASAS (3-0) def. Oxnard Pacifica, 48-29 | at El Camino Real,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Xs and Arrows: Tehachapi Youth Football has molded its players for 40 yearsto TYF, many of us stayed together, and in 1997, we nearly repeated a perfect s
Tehachapi News / Posted 5 days ago
to TYF, many of us stayed together, and in 1997, we nearly repeated a perfect season again, falling just short with the Tehachapi Warriors at 12-1. I did start on that team; thankfully somewhere around my sophomore year football finally made... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Competitors break out their fiddles for a fun timeFor 41 years, Tehachapi has hosted California's District Three Old Time Fiddle
Tehachapi News / Posted 5 days ago
For 41 years, Tehachapi has hosted California's District Three Old Time Fiddle Contest known locally as Fiddlin Down the Tracks. Broken into adult and youth divisions, each division is further categorized into age groups and instrument... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Tehachapi's own hangs on to 'King of the Mountain' title at GranFondo104 miles, each longer course an extension of the shorter ones. The cyclists jo
Tehachapi News / Posted 5 days ago
104 miles, each longer course an extension of the shorter ones. The cyclists jostled for position as they gathered at the starting line, muscled and sleek in their spandex and turning downtown Tehachapi into a Health and Fitness Magazine center... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How the top 25 high school football teams faredCHRISTIAN (3-1) def. Alemany, 30-24 at Murrieta Valley, Friday 20. PARACLETE (
Los Angeles Times / Posted 6 days ago
CHRISTIAN (3-1) def. Alemany, 30-24 at Murrieta Valley, Friday 20. PARACLETE (3-1) def. Ridgecrest Burroughs, 56-28 vs. Tehachapi (at Antelope Valley College), Friday 21. CALABASAS (3-0) def. Oxnard Pacifica, 48-29 at El Camino Real,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Road improvements are worth the inconvenienceit's a little inconvenient to have to funnel down to one lane, but those smooth
Tehachapi News / Posted 7 days ago
it's a little inconvenient to have to funnel down to one lane, but those smooth new roads make it all worthwhile. I'll continue to drive safely so all of you will get to go home to your families each day. Good job everyone! Cherrill Gragg, Tehach... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Senior Center thankful for Thunder on the Mountain donationTehachapi Senior Center would like to thank Thunder On The Mountain for their g
Tehachapi News / Posted 7 days ago
Tehachapi Senior Center would like to thank Thunder On The Mountain for their generous monetary donation after this year's successful car show and raffle. Without the support of this community, it would be nearly impossible to keep our doors open to... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Kmart has a big heart for seniorsTehachapi Senior Center would like to thank Mina Tribble from our local Kmart s
Tehachapi News / Posted 7 days ago
Tehachapi Senior Center would like to thank Mina Tribble from our local Kmart store. Ms. Tribble came to TSC to explain Kmart's new savings program for seniors; she was such a breath of fresh air with her infectious smile and laughter. She gave away... Read more
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Tehachapi News
TCT spotlight's David Shacklock: Game on!Shacklock. “I just had to find a hobby and tried different things, but nothing
Tehachapi News / Posted 7 days ago
Shacklock. “I just had to find a hobby and tried different things, but nothing stuck. Then one day there was an ad in the Tehachapi News for auditions for ‘The Odd Couple.’ So, I thought I could take tickets or maybe do a one-line part. When I got... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Lions announce Peace Poster Contestlocal, district, multiple district and international. At the local level, the p
Tehachapi News / Posted 7 days ago
local, district, multiple district and international. At the local level, the poster submission deadline is Oct. 30. The Tehachapi Lions Club will be holding their contest on Nov. 2 at the Tehachapi Senior Center at 6:30 p.m. At the... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Bulldog Discount Cards on sale through Oct. 29Garden Florist (local orders only) • Steampunk Cafe and Grill (excludes alcoho
Tehachapi News / Posted 7 days ago
Garden Florist (local orders only) • Steampunk Cafe and Grill (excludes alcohol) • Big Papa’s (excludes alcohol) • Tehachapi Furniture (any item over $100) • Dahlia a boutique • The Garage • Hungry Howies (not valid with other offers) •... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Lillian Mary La Galy, 1933 – 2017Lillian Mary La Galy, 84, returned to the Lord on Sept. 8, 2017, at her home in
Tehachapi News / Posted 8 days ago
Lillian Mary La Galy, 84, returned to the Lord on Sept. 8, 2017, at her home in Tehachapi. There will be a Rosary in her honor on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at St. Malachy Catholic Church, 407 W. E St., Tehachapi, at 6 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be the... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Family of admitted killer Jonathan Hearn testifies on third day of Sabrina Limon murder trialJonathan Hearn confessed earlier this year to shooting Robert Limon while he wo
Tehachapi News / Posted 8 days ago
Jonathan Hearn confessed earlier this year to shooting Robert Limon while he worked at a Tehachapi railway yard on Aug. 17, 2014. He told investigators he and Sabrina Limon, Robert Limon's wife, had carried on an affair for years and they plotted the... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Testimony regarding suspicions and convoluted sexual relationships marks second day of Sabrina Limon triallater abandoned that plan in favor of shooting him at a Burlington Northern San
Tehachapi News / Posted 9 days ago
later abandoned that plan in favor of shooting him at a Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway shop in an industrial area of Tehachapi where he sometimes received overtime work. Hearn has admitted to approaching Robert Limon while he was alone and... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Thunder on the Mountain presents donations to community groupsinto town during Mountain Festival weekend. Row upon row of vintage and classic
Tehachapi News / Posted 9 days ago
into town during Mountain Festival weekend. Row upon row of vintage and classic automobiles lined the streets of downtown Tehachapi in Thunder on the Mountain's biggest car and truck show held to date. Each year, the small group of volunteer... Read more
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Desert Dispatch
Swinger lifestyle and suspicions about lover discussed in second day of Sabrina Limon trialinto the death of Robert Limon took a dramatic turn exactly 12 days after the H
Desert Dispatch / Posted 10 days ago
into the death of Robert Limon took a dramatic turn exactly 12 days after the Helendale man was gunned down at a Tehachapi railway yard in August 2014. That's when two of Limon's friends contacted detectives and said Limon's wife had... Read more
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Tehachapi News
'American Graffiti' is coming to Tehachapilife stands very much on its own. What’s more, this particular classic in the H
Tehachapi News / Posted 11 days ago
life stands very much on its own. What’s more, this particular classic in the Hitching Post’s current list stands here, in Tehachapi, better than any of the others. Instead of Mel’s Drive-in we have the Sonic, but other than that difference, it... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Natural Sightings: The most cheerful song in the West(Sturnella neglecta) perched on a fence rail. Western Meadowlarks can be found
Tehachapi News / Posted 11 days ago
(Sturnella neglecta) perched on a fence rail. Western Meadowlarks can be found in open, grassland areas throughout the Tehachapi Mountains. Meadowlarks are in the blackbird family but are bigger and stockier than typical blackbirds, and both... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Zooey Deschanel films food series locally, tracing bread back to Tehachapi-grown grainHighly regarded actress Zooey Deschanel and a filming crew were in Tehachapi la
Tehachapi News / Posted 12 days ago
Highly regarded actress Zooey Deschanel and a filming crew were in Tehachapi last week to gather footage for the new program Your Food's Roots, a series that aims to educate viewers on where their food comes from, as well as how to live more... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Young Eagles take to the skies in free airplane ridesAccording to a news release, the Tehachapi Society of Pilots, made up of local
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
According to a news release, the Tehachapi Society of Pilots, made up of local area pilots and aviation enthusiasts, is an organization operated exclusively for charitable and educational purposes. TSP provides programs and conducts activities to... Read more
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Tehachapi News
God bless America AGAIN!person who is sincerely striving to do what is right every day for those who de
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
person who is sincerely striving to do what is right every day for those who depend on them. Our president is a unique person and is very different to any other who has had that position, and I find him refreshing. Daulton Oliv... Read more
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Tehachapi News
GranFondo rolls into town Sept. 15 and 16The big event will begin early Saturday morning when 1,000 cyclists will assemb
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
The big event will begin early Saturday morning when 1,000 cyclists will assemble at the starting line in downtown Tehachapi for the five cycle courses: the Gran Fondo (104 miles), which tours all of Tehachapi and surrounding communities including... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Trump may not be perfect, but he gets things donethat I can’t use here. I hope Trump is allowed to do what voters have asked of
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
that I can’t use here. I hope Trump is allowed to do what voters have asked of him, and able to achieve his vision for us all. Aren’t his goals worthy of universal support? He’s not perfect. So what. Neither am I. Nor are you. Dan Shobe, Teha... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Name-calling against president is distastefulThe writers of the letters time would have been better spent contacting their f
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
The writers of the letters time would have been better spent contacting their federal representatives. Opinions not based on facts are hearsay and gossip. Name calling and hate speech should be left in one's adolescence. Michael Dempsey, Teha... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Presenting a 'Brew-Ha-Ha' great time Oct. 28 during BrewFondo, Home Brew EditionTehachapi Mountain Trails Association proudly presents the 2nd Annual Tehachapi
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
Tehachapi Mountain Trails Association proudly presents the 2nd Annual Tehachapi Mountain Bike BrewFondo, an all age’s multi-surface mountain bike ride featuring gravel and paved roads as well as the great single track of the TMTA/Lehigh Trails area.... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Folk dancing keeps the country alive with cultureScandinavia and Spain. Folk dances from these countries have melded into what h
Tehachapi News / Posted 13 days ago
Scandinavia and Spain. Folk dances from these countries have melded into what has become the current square dance. Tehachapi and the Kern County area have their share of folk dances, one of which is square dance. Locally, Tehachapi’s Gandy... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Doris Lenore Ferris, 1932was born on June 10, 1932, to Paul and Nancy Mayes. In July 1951 she married Ke
Tehachapi News / Posted 14 days ago
was born on June 10, 1932, to Paul and Nancy Mayes. In July 1951 she married Kenneth Ferris. They lived in Tehachapi until 1955 when they moved to Bakersfield. Doris was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth, in 2007. Doris requested... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Manuel Montejano Sandoval, 1951and Rosary will be held on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at 9 a.m., at the Wood Famil
Tehachapi News / Posted 14 days ago
and Rosary will be held on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at 9 a.m., at the Wood Family Funeral Service Chapel, 321 W. F St., Tehachapi, Calif. Following the Rosary, the Mass of Resurrection will be held at 11 a.m., at St. Malachy’s Catholic Church,... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Community Voices: Seeing emergency up-close makes me thankful for society's heroeswho arrive with even more skill and equipment, even though some of their team a
Tehachapi News / Posted 14 days ago
who arrive with even more skill and equipment, even though some of their team are simultaneously fighting a fire miles away on Tehachapi Mountain. Thank you for being prepared. Thank you for doing it every day. You are my heroes. Tim Moore, Tehach... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Contra dance returns to Tehachapia “break” and play a pretty waltz or two. So what are you waiting for? Pack up
Tehachapi News / Posted 14 days ago
a “break” and play a pretty waltz or two. So what are you waiting for? Pack up the family, invite a few friends, and come dance with us! For more info, call Gayel Pitchford at 821-7511. Gayel Pitchford is the concertmaster for Tehachapi Sym... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Veterinary Hospital raises money for hurricane reliefto the generosity of our clients, we raised $1,247 for AVMF to help Hurricane H
Tehachapi News / Posted 15 days ago
to the generosity of our clients, we raised $1,247 for AVMF to help Hurricane Harvey Disaster Relief, and as promised Tehachapi Veterinary Hospital gave a matching donation of $500 for a total of $1,745! Thank you to all those who... Read more
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