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Articles from the February 6, 2016 edition

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Locals win at H&R Block

H&R Block is putting the "fun" back in the Refund Season. H&R Block $1,000 to 1,000 people Daily Sweepstakes celebrates at the H&R Block office in Tehachapi, Ca. and California City this past week....

 

Exceeding your budget

There’s a popular television show depicting the home buying process, where we get to watch home buyers look at different properties with their Realtor. There’s plenty of conversation about...

 

Meet your new neighbors

Joan Cote’ is glad to be back in Tehachapi where she grew up and went to high school. She still has family and friends here and always loved the natural beauty of the area. When she retired from...

 

Threats, protection, and useful sites

We know that we need to protect our computers from the “bad guys”, but who are they and what do they do? Malware is short for malicious software. Malware refers to any computer program that is...

 

'Be with those who help your being'

“Be with those who help your being.” Rumi gave the world a lot of good one liners, but this is one of my favorites. Those who help my being are often people I admire. They tend to be loving,...

 

What you need to know about tax identity theft

Tax Identity Theft is a growing problem. The General Accountability Office (GAO) reported that in 2013 the IRS paid out approximately $5.8 billion to thieves. They admit that the real number may be much higher because they are not sure how much...

 

Frisky fitness

When a kid hears a parent say, "Walk the dog", I imagine he sees a looming item on a dreaded to-do list; it just sounds like a chore. To the contrary, when kids learn young, the intrinsic value of...

 

Dig a square hole when planting

When planting a tree, shrub, perennial, bulb or bedding plant, always dig a square hole. (Everyone calls me a square when I tell them that!) Also, dig a hole about two feet deep or as deep as it takes...

 

New hospital: on the home stretch

The Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District board of directors is expected to approve the proposed affiliation with Adventist Health at its regular board meeting Feb. 16, 2016. The proposal and ballot...

 

Forde Shorts

Wait, what? – February blew in with a snowstorm that closed Hwy. 58, and Post Office patrons met with puzzlement when they found that the counter was closed on Feb. 1 (see sign). Postal customers...

 

It's a Key Club world

Members of the Tehachapi High School Key Club, a service organization sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Tehachapi, shared their activities and philosophy at the Kiwanis club's Jan. 27 regular lunsheon...

 

Healthcare district gives first aid kits to THS teams

The Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District (TVHD) has donated six jam-packed first aid kits to the Tehachapi High School Athletic Department for the school's sports teams. The kits, carried in sturdy re...

 

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