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Articles from the December 23, 2017 edition

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Home on Curry Street shares memories

I am a vintage Victorian style house on the corner of F and Curry Streets and have stood observing the residents of Tehachapi since the 1880s. Only three families have owned me through my 137 year...

 

Acts of kindness, all year long

Simple acts of kindness can be incredibly powerful and during the holidays, they have the power to change tears of worry to tears of gratefulness and joy. This Christmas, volunteers with Sharing and...

 

Treat yourself, you deserve it!

The ladies at The Loop were lucky to meet the staff at Bellissima Medical Aesthetics after being invited by Jay Thompson to "Wine, Women and Wealth" in April, 2017. We were among the presenters as...

 

Robert Curtis Petrey April 23, 1939 – Dec. 7, 2017

Robert "Curtis" Petrey was born April 23, 1939, in Petrey, Ala., to Charlie Winford and Maybell Campbell Petrey. He graduated from Luverne High School, in Luverne, Ala., in 1958. He married the love o...

 

'A garland instead of ashes'

Christmas in Minnesota was always a bright spot, sometimes in the midst of cold, miserable weather. Pine boughs, garlands, and a bit of tinsel helped to make the season sparkle. Recently, I have met w...

 

The Tehachapi Gandy Dancers donate to the Salvation Army Food Bank

The Tehachapi Gandy Dancers Square Dance Club held a food drive and collected several canned and non-perishable food items to donate to the local Salvation Army Food Bank to help restock some of...

 

Thank you, Santa

The Friends of the Tehachapi Depot really appreciate Santa's good work. He shows up every Christmas Season and has his picture taken with local little ones. Santa really brings wonderful joy to the...

 

Have you checked your retirement plan lately? – Part 2

Regaining your balance On the other hand, maybe you've concluded through your review that your original asset allocation is still appropriate for your needs, but your portfolio has strayed off track...

 

Auditorium and Meeting Space rentals!

Are you hoping to find the perfect spot to hold your next entertainment event, dance, school, club or business meeting, or even a wedding and/or reception? Consider hosting your next event at Slice...

 

Jack-of-one-trade websites

These websites do one thing and do it well. You won't need them every day, but when you do, they can really save the day. GIPHY GIFs are those short video animations you see on the internet, GIPHY...

 

It's just dried leaves and water

"Relax. It's just dried leaves and water. You're going to be fine," I say. This is the most disarming thing I can think to say to the customer who has come into my shop and is staring at row after...

 

The Tehachapi Gandy Dancers induct new officers for 2018 Dance Season

The Tehachapi Gandy Dancers Square Dance Club held an induction ceremony to introduce the 2018 Board of Officers. Brenda Johnston was inducted as president. Shirley Farrant was inducted as vice...

 

Buyers market or sellers market?

When it comes to buying and selling real estate, we are all subject to the conditions of what most people simply call the "market". It is a simplified way to describe all of the different factors that...

 

Are these four New Year's resolutions on your list?

Do you make New Year's resolutions? If so, what's at the top of your list-losing weight, quitting smoking, exercising more? If you're making resolutions like these, we certainly hope you're...

 

Learning about hydraulic fracturing

Porter Underwood spoke to the Kiwanis Club about hydraulic fracturing or "fracking." He worked in the oil business for more than 30 years and is now retired from Halliburton Energy Services. Since...

 

What's Up in Stallion Springs?

Santa visited Stallion Springs during the annual Christmas trailer ride and caroling event on Dec. 8. Rides left every 30 minutes beginning at 5:30 p.m. and continued through the evening. Extra rides...

 

Two important dates in aviation history

Aviation enthusiasts everywhere know there are two very important dates to remember in the month of December. At 10:35 a.m., on Dec. 17, 1903, Orville Wright made history by flying a powered machine...

 

Gockel Family share their thoughts on Tehachapi Community Theatre

Can your Tehachapi Community Theatre enhance your life? The Gockel family share some of their thoughts about being a part of TCT. "Whether you're stepping into theater as an individual, or as an...

 

Lions Christmas for seniors

The Tehachapi Lions Club would like to take this opportunity to offer a public, heartfelt thank you to all of the supporters of their recent Apple Drop Fundraiser. Due to your generous support, the...

 

Here's to a good New Year

It's almost "next year" (finally) and here's to having a good one! I've always loved the idea of a new year. It's as if suddenly, when the clock's hands both point upwards in the dead of a cold winter...

 

Wreaths Across America

The Tehachapi Wreaths Across America committee would like to thank everyone in the community who helped by purchasing wreaths to be placed on the headstones of veterans buried in Westside and...

 

BeeKay Theatre, a Tehachapi gem

If you haven't had the chance to experience the Tehachapi Community Theatre at the historic BeeKay Theatre Downtown, I would encourage you to make it a priority in the coming year. I took the opportun...

 

Planning commission approves plans for new mini-storage

Plans for A-1 Self Storage Tehachapi were approved by the Tehachapi Planning Commission on Dec. 11 and will soon come before the City Council for final approval. The new facility will be located at...

 

Employee safety milestone reached

The City of Tehachapi for the first time recorded an injury free year for its workforce. "We have special people who are committed to working for the city and making it a great place to live and...

 

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