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SEPT. 18 • Dream catcher weaving with Susanna Monette at Tehachapi Treasure Trove, 3:30 until 5 p.m. *Offer*Offer valid through Sunday 10/30/2011 valid through 11/03/13 www.pulfordappletreeorchard.com Email: appletreeorchard@hotmail.com

SEPT. 19 • Fall 2013 exhibitions open at Bakersfield Museum of Art; include select works from BMOA’s education programs. All exhibits on display through Jan. 6. • The Market Place at Jennifer’s Terrace will be 5 until 8 p.m. for the last time this summer.

SEPT. 20 • “Fiddlin’ Down the Tracks” 37th Annual Old Time Fiddle Contest begins at 1 p.m., continues Sept. 21 at 8 a.m., West Park Auditorium, 410 W. “D” St. Call 661-333-4991 for information. • “Red Velvet Cake War” opens at the Beekay Theatre. Friday and Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. through Oct. 12; Sunday matinees

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Tehachapi Community Theater is sponsoring a children’s acting class beginning Sept. 25. Classes will be directed by Monica Nadon on Wednesdays through Oct. 30 from 4:15 until 5:30 p.m. Pictured are students rehearsing their skit during TCT Drama Camp this past summer. at 2 p.m. through Oct. 13. • Blackbeard the Pirate, presented by Missoula Children’s Theatre, 7 p.m. at Lancaster Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $5 for youth, $15 for adults.

SEPT. 21 • 4th Annual T-Town Rumble Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show at Country Oaks Baptist Church, to Tehachapi Christian Store 108 E. Tehachapi Blvd., 822-0626 Tehachapi Community Church 100 E. “E” St., 822-4443 Tehachapi Event Center & Rodeo Grounds 601 S. Dennison Rd. Tehachapi Mountain Pub & Brewery 20717 South St. # B, 822-0788 Tehachapi Museum 310 S. Green St., 8228152 Tehachapi Senior Center 500 E. “F” St., 8226255 Tehachapi Treasure Trove 116 E. Tehachapi Blvd., 822-6794 The 58 Restaurant and Bar 480 E. Steuber Road, 822-9992 The Art Studio 20436 Brian Way, Unit G, 8224420 VFW Post #5948 221 W. Tehachapi Blvd., 8227500 MOJAVE DESERT Antelope Valley Fairgrounds 2551 W. Avenue H, Lancaster, 661-206-0427 Feline Conservation Center 3718 60th St. W., Rosamond, 661-256-3793 Lancaster Museum of Art 665 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, 661-723-6250 Lancaster Performing Arts Center 750 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, 661-723-5950

benefit Heritage Oak School. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 823-0885. • Fall Harvest Faire, begins 10 a.m. and goes until 5 p.m., and is Sept. 22, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., at Railroad Park. Sponsored by Tehachapi Valley Arts Association. • Gravel Road performs at The 58 Restaurant and Bar, 8 p.m. See More/Page 3 Maturango Museum 100 E. Las Flores Ave., Ridgecrest, 760-375-0479 Mojave Air & Space Port 1434 Flight Line, Mojave, 661-824-2433 SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY Bakersfield Art Association 1817 Eye St., Bakersfield, 661-869-2320 Bakersfield Community Theatre 2400 S. Chester Ave., Bakersfield, 661- 831-8114 Bakersfield Museum of Art 1930 "R" St., Bakersfield, 661-323-7219 Buena Vista Museum of Natural History 2018 Chester Ave., Bakersfield, 661-324-6350 CALM (California Living Museum) 10500 Alfred Harrell Highway, Bakersfield, 661-8722256 Crystal Palace 2620 Buck Owens Blvd., Bakersfield, 661-328-7560 Fox Theater 2001 “H” St., Bakersfield, 661324-1369 Gaslight Melodrama 12748 Jomani Dr., Bakersfield, 661-587-3377 Kern County Fairgrounds 1142 S. "P" St., Bakersfield, 661-833-4900 Rabobank Arena 1001 Truxtun Ave., Bakersfield, 852-7300 The Empty Space 706 Oak St., Bakersfield, 661-703-8666

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More Arts & Entertainment Continued from page 2 • Free form glass platter with Leila Kleiman, in various two-hour sessions at Tehachapi Treasure Trove. • Antelope Valley Jazz Horizons, 8 p.m. at the Lancaster Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $20. • Kenny Loggins at Fox Theater, 8 p.m. Tickets cost $65-$105. • “Fiddlin’ Down the Tracks” 37th Annual Old Time Fiddle Contest continues at 8 a.m. (see above)

SEPT. 22 • Polymer clay floral mirror with Cathy Clark at Tehachapi Treasure Trove, 1 until 4 p.m. • Equinox Drum Circle, Tehachapi Treasure Trove, 6:30 until 8 p.m.

SEPT. 27 • Weird Science for adults only at Buena Vista Museum of Natural History. Reservations required. • “It all happened at the Kern County Fair” begins at Gaslight Melodrama. The show runs through Nov. 16.

SEPT. 28 • Berkley-Hart, folk singersongwriter duo, comes to Fiddlers Crossing, 7 p.m. Tickets cost $20. • St. Jude’s Children’s Carnival, noon until 4 p.m. Church is at 1200 S. Curry St. • Warbird Fly-in at Tehachapi Airport, 314 N. Hayes St. Fun Run at 8 a.m., plane arrivals at 10 a.m. • Intocable, a Mexican music group, will perform at the

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A Warbird Fly-in and 5K Fun Run is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 28 at Tehachapi Municipal Airport, 314 N. Hayes St. Registration for the run begins at 7 a.m. and planes begin arrive around 10 a.m. Runners pre-register with Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District, 490 W. “D” St., 822-3228. The fly-in admission is free, but a cost is associated with the run. Rabobank Arena at 8 p.m. • Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, Hungarian Rhapsody, 8 p.m. Tickets cost $12-$45.

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Tehachapi Mountain Pub & Brewery • House DJ Fridays and Saturdays, 9 p.m. until close. • Pool tournament, Mondays, 5 p.m. • Football parties with drink specials; times depend on game schedule. See More/Page 11

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Although a violin and a fiddle are technically the same instrument, many people jest at the pop culture difference. “What’s the difference between a violin and a fiddle?” “A violin has strings and a fiddle has straaangs!” So the joke goes. Musicians who play the fiddle generally choose tunes in genres like bluegrass, folk and dance, while violinists generally stick to classical music. At the “Fiddlin’ Down the Tracks” 37th annual Old Time Fiddle Contest, fiddle-suited music is applauded and promoted. The contest is sponsored by District 3 of the California State Old Time Fiddlers Association and will be Friday and Saturday, Sept. 20 and 21 at West Park Auditorium, 410 W. “D” St. “It’s part of Americana,” said District 3 state director Gayel Pitchford. “Old time fiddling is definitely an American pursuit. Yes, a lot of the tunes came out of Ireland and Scotland, originally, but they’ve been Americanized here...Fiddle music, to me, is feel-good music.” Teal Johnson, chair of this year’s fiddle contest, described the feel. “It’s foot-tapping music,” Johnson said. “It’s dancing music...I find myself bobbing to it.” A national fiddlers contest also exists, and its website, fiddlecontest.org, gives a history of fiddle contests: “Fiddle contests first appeared in the U.S. in November of 1736. The first recorded fiddle contest was held as part of a St. Andrew’s Day celebration. The best fiddler was to win an Italian made Cremona fiddle. The next year only the first twenty fiddlers to sign up were allowed to play. After they played their tune they were asked to play another tune for entertainment. Sometimes fiddle contests were simply groups of local fiddlers getting together to determine who was the ‘best’ fiddler. At times prizes were awarded but many fiddlers saw that as less important than the prestige attached to winning the contest. The fiddlers and the audience took these contests seriously, it was a matter of great local pride for a county to have a champion fiddler.” “People come from all over the state of California,” Johnson said. “It’s the last surviving fiddle contest in Southern California. It’s a big deal.” “Actually, our contest is famous,” Pitchford said, citing a history book that mentions the fair and its traditional popularity as well as mentioning how visitors from states like Florida have made it a point to attend and compete. Competition categories range from solo or twin fiddling, to novelty, to cello/bass, to picking, to band scrambles and more. The novelty category was formed to include more periphery instruments like the harmonica, spoons, psaltery or piano, while a band scramble involves random group assignments to participants who must “scramble” to choose

PHOTOS BY DAVID SCHOENBERG

Gayel Pitchford directs a group of children at the 2008 Old Time Fiddle Contest. On the cover is Lawrence Cheng, playing in the Junior-Junior Division of the 2009 Old Time Fiddle Contest. and rehearse a tune to perform together. For the past several years, Pitchford said, the contest has featured a figure - whether from history or of current prestige - around whom the year’s theme is based. Henry Ford, as in, the founder of Ford Motor Company, is the 2013 centerpiece. Fiddlecontest.org explains: “In 1926, Henry Ford, who was greatly interested in oldtime fiddling, held contests at his Ford dealership. He sponsored fiddle contests at dealerships in hundreds of communities across the country. Ford’s promotion of fiddling helped contribute to its growing popularity on the radio.” “Henry Ford was a fiddler,” Pitchford said. “By his own admission, he wasn’t very good...He did this for a different reason, though.” Pitchford said the “roaring 20s” attitude prompted Ford to foster old time fiddling. “He was upset about the morals of the country,” Pitchford said. “He thought if he could get us back to that time [of playing music in the family], then the morals would get busy in the country.” “Fiddlin’ Down the Tracks” has a special divison this year to honor Ford: competitors perform a rendition of any song about cars. Pitchford gave examples of songs by the Beach Boys and Pitchford said this is a whole-family event. Besides the music, quilts by the Tehachapi Mountain Quilters will be on display and tobacco and alcohol are forbidden. “It’s good, clean family fun,” Pitchford said. Contestants - children and adults alike - must register no later than 30 minutes before the event. For contest rules, guidelines and schedule, visit District 3’s website: tehachapifiddlers.org.

TCT season opens with ‘Cake Wars’ comedy BY TEHACHAPI COMMUNITY THEATRE MEMBERS Tehachapi Community Theatre’s 45th season opens Friday, Sept. 20 at 7:30 p.m. with “The Red Velvet Cake War.” “The Red Velvet Cake War” is an outrageous Southernfried comedy featuring a cast of characters one could never forget. Set in the heart of Sweetgum, Texas, the three Verdeen cousins, Gaynelle, Peaches and Jimmy Wyvette, take the audience on a whirlwind journey of planning a family reunion with a sequence of events sure to make you laugh until you cry. Gaynelle, played by Chris

Morales, is a recent divorcee with a record. After “accidentally” crashing her minivan through her husband’s girlfriend’s double wide, she must prove to the community, her family, and most of all, psychologist Elsa Dowdall, that she is the sanest woman this side of the Mississippi. Peaches, played by Annette Kirby, is the number one mortuarial cosmetologist in the tri-county area, and although she attempts to help Gaynelle achieve stability, Peaches has some secrets of her own that are bound to be exposed. Then there’s Jimmie Wyvette, played by Shanan Harrell, who brings a whole

new definition to the word “peculiar.” Her “rough around the edges” appearance slowly changes as she engages in a competition with priss-pot Bitsy, played by Rebecca Wilson, for the affections of Sweetgum’s most recent widower. Joining the cast as Uncle Aubrey is Nick Benedict. You may know him as “Nick the Painter,” or as a former soap opera star from “All My Children,” “The Young and the Restless,” or “Days of Our Lives,” to mention a few. “Cake Wars” is Nick’s debut performance in live theater. The cast also includes Debbie Whitlock as selfrighteous Aunt LaMerle,

Ruthanne Jennings as sassy television host Cee Cee Windham, Leslie ReynoldsNuckolls as strict psychologist Elsa Dowdall, Gregory Hahn as “The Rock” Newt Blaylock, Bert Roper as Sheriff Grover Lout, and Silent Wolf as the outrageous Mama Doll. Don Juan’s is providing red and white wine before the show and during intermission on Friday and Saturday nights. “The Red Velvet Cake War” is on the Beekay stage every weekend through Oct. 13. Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m. See TCT/Page 6

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TCT announces some changes Continued from page 4 Get your tickets at tctonstage.com or at Johnny’s Take’n Bake, 807 Tucker Road, and Tehachapi Furniture, 20346 W. Valley Blvd.

TCT and Beekay celebrate with updates As Tehachapi Community Theatre celebrates its 45th year and the 5th season in the beautiful Beekay Theatre, the Board of Directors announced many changes for this year. Many new benefits are being added for TCT members, while season tickets are being discontinued. Subscription programs are loosing ground all around the country and TCT is staying ahead of the curve with a membership-based approach. All discounts and benefits that used to be reserved for subscribers only are now available to all members, including discounted tickets, the ability to reserve seats by telephone, and online ticket purchases that are free of all service charges. Membership is open to anyone interested in theatre and starts as low as $25 per year, $15 for students under 18. “We have many more members than subscribers

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The three Verdeen cousins — Jimmie Wyvette, Peaches and Gaynelle — relax in a scene of “The Red Velvet Cake Wars,� which opens Sept. 20 at the Beekay Theatre. The characters are played by Shana Harrell, Annette Kirby and Chris Morales. at this time, and it just makes sense to put the benefits where the public's interest lies,� TCT President Monica Nadon said. If you are already a TCT member, please go online at tctonstage.com to register your membership and begin to receive your benefits. Anyone can go online to purchase a membership, or pick up a form when visiting the theatre. Another new initiative is assisting other non-profits with their fundraising. TCT is donating $600 worth of tickets to a non-profit on the first two nights of each production. “Red Velvet Cake War,� the opening comedy,

will benefit Guide Dogs on Friday, Sept. 20, and Kiwanis on Saturday, Sept. 21. Nonprofits may sell their tickets at full price and retain all monies raised. Beneficiaries are coordinated by Karl Schuck at 661-972-1151. “We are always looking for ways to cooperate with other non-profits,� said Schuck. “Fundraising in this way is a win-win. Groups can raise cash with no expenses, and we get fresh faces in our audience.� A third new program is rush tickets. At 10 minutes before curtain time, any remaining tickets will be sold at a steep discount of See TCT/Page 9

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Berkley Hart, a folk duo acclaimed as some of the best musical storytellers in the country, will perform at Fiddlers Crossing, 206 E. “F” St., on Saturday, Sept. 28 at 7 p.m.

Folk storytelling duo to play at Fiddlers Crossing BY DEBORAH HAND-CUTLER CONTRIBUTING WRITER

While most of today’s electronic pop music is centered around rhythm, with the beat the major focus, storytelling is still alive and well in acoustic music. Fiddlers Crossing is bringing some of the best

pairing that has become one of the premier acoustic duos touring the country. Each song they present is a little slice of contemporary life, like a little movie. It’s storytelling at its best and most succinct, whether told from the See WORDSMITH/Page 9

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Continued from page 8 point of view of the family dog, or a single father consoling his heartbroken daughter after a disastrous prom date. The ups and downs of life are explored in their six CDs, with the piercing twists of observation in their lyrics accompanied by stunning harmonies and virtuosic guitar playing. Their live show is laced with comedy and

$8. Rush ticket holders will be seated just before curtain time, ideal for those who cannot afford a fullprice ticket, or perhaps are not sure whether they might like to see a show. Productions for the season include “A Christmas Story,� the stage version of the popular holiday film about a boy and his BB gun. The spring comedy is “A Company of Wayward

their obvious comraderie. Hailing from San Diego, both Berkley and Hart emerged from the Southern California coffeehouse circuit, each building sizeable followings of their own before joining forces. As a duo for more than ten years now, they have become fixtures on the folk circuit, making appearances at the Kerrville Folk Festival, as well as playing

some of folk’s most prestigious venues. To see a slice of the world through the eyes of these masterful storytellers, visit fiddlerscrossing.org or berkleyhart.com, and then join them live at Fiddlers Crossing on Sept. 28. Fiddlers Crossing is at 206 E. “F� St. in Downtown Tehachapi. Tickets may be purchased next door at Mountain Music,

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Continued from page 6 Saints,� about a stranded troupe of actors, and “110 in the Shade,� the stage musical version of the “The Rainmaker.� Other changes this year include a rebuild of the technical booth by way of a generous grant from The Bakersfield Californian Foundation. The new booth is expected to be completed by the opening of the Christmas show.

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Art Classes Tehachapi Treasure Trove • Beginning and intermediate watercolor class with Jim Walsh runs through Oct. 14, Mondays, 5 until 7:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. • Introduction to earth clay with Gloria Moore. Tuesdays, 3 until 5 p.m. • Basic drawing with Carole Joyce, Wednesdays, 4 until 5:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome.

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Bakersfield Art Association • Very beginning acrylic painting with Toni Lott, Saturdays from 1 until 4 p.m. Walk-ins welcome. • Experimental watercolor studio with Peggy Stannard, 9 a.m. until noon on the third Monday of each month. Must pre-register.

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(Family Features) Green beans are no longer a plain side dish for dinner. Here are some fun, kid-friendly recipes to try at home to help encourage your kids to eat a healthy serving of green beans. "Florida green beans are great with a dip. Try them with hummus, ranch or any of your favorite dressings," suggested Justin Timineri, Executive Chef and Culinary Ambassador, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. You can find more delicious recipes for Florida green beans at http://bit.ly/flsnapbeans.

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halfway with ice and water. Add trimmed and cut green beans to boiling water and let cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Using hand strainer, remove green beans from boiling water and place them into ice water to stop cooking. The green beans should be crisp-tender and vibrant green. After green beans have cooled down, remove from ice water and set aside. Dry blanched green beans with paper towel. Open tube of prepared crescent roll dough. Cut each dough roll into strips. Wrap bunches of 3 green beans in spiral manner and place on cookie sheet. Continue process until all dough and green beans are used. Bake wrapped green beans until the dough is cooked and golden brown. Let cool and serve. Kids Can: Wrap dough around the green beans.

Green Bean Stir-Fry Yield: 4 servings • 1 tablespoon olive oil • 3 cups fresh green beans, ends trimmed • 2 cups sweet bell peppers, sliced • 2 cups zucchini, sliced thin • 1 cup carrot, sliced thin • 2 tablespoons honey • 1/4 cup low sodium soy sauce • 1 tablespoon black and white sesame seeds Preheat large sautÈ pan or wok over medium high heat. Add olive oil to preheated pan. Carefully add all vegetables to preheated pan. Cook vegetables for 4 to 7 minutes or until desired doneness. Add honey and soy sauce to pan and stir to combine. Serve stir-fry with rice and garnish with sesame seeds. Chef's Tip: Add favorite vegetables in place of the ones listed in recipe. Kids Can: Snap green beans and help measure honey and soy.

• 2 pounds potatoes, washed, peeled and diced large • 1/2 cup low-fat yogurt • 2 lemons, juiced • 1 cup fresh parsley, chopped fine • 1/4 cup olive oil • Sea salt to taste • Fresh ground pepper to taste Fill large sized stock pot 3/4 of the way full and lightly salt water. Bring lightly salted water to rolling boil over medium-high heat. Fill medium-sized mixing bowl halfway with ice and water. Add trimmed and cut green beans to boiling water and let cook for 2 to 3 minutes.

Mini Green Bean Casserole Yield: 4 servings • 1 pound green beans, ends trimmed • 2 cups cheddar cheese, grated • 1/2 cup panko bread crumbs • 1 tablespoon olive oil Fill large sized stock pot 3/4 of the way full and lightly salt water. Bring lightly salted water to rolling boil over medium-high heat. Fill medium-sized mixing bowl halfway with ice and water. Add trimmed and cut green beans to boiling water and let cook for 2 to 3 minutes. Using hand strainer, remove green beans from boiling water and place them into ice water to stop cooking. The green beans should be crisp-tender and vibrant green. After green beans have cooled down, remove from ice water and set aside. Preheat oven to 370∞F. Divide blanched green beans evenly into four mini casserole dishes. Add an even amount of cheese on top of green beans. In small bowl, combine panko bread crumbs and olive oil. Mix ingredients to combine. Sprinkle bread crumb mixture on top of green beans and cheese. Place mini green bean casseroles in oven and bake until bubbly and golden brown. Let cool before serving. Kids Can: Add shredded cheese to the top of green beans.

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Using hand strainer, remove green beans from boiling water and place them into ice water to stop cooking. The green beans should be crisp-tender and vibrant green. After green beans have cooled down, remove from ice water and set aside. Carefully add cut potatoes to same boiling water greens beans were cooked in. Cook potatoes in boiling water for around 15 minutes depending on size. The potatoes should be slightly firm, yet tender to the bite. Using colander placed in the sink, drain potatoes and run cold water over them to cool off and stop cooking. In large mixing bowl, combine yogurt, lemon juice, parsley and olive oil. Stir yogurt mixture to combine. Taste potato salad and adjust seasoning with salt and pepper. Keep potato salad cold in refrigerator and stir before serving. Kids Can: Help combine ingredients for dressing. Source: Fresh from Florida and Florida Specialty Crop Foundation

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How to Survive an IRS Audit BY JASON ALDERMAN CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Few events inspire more dread than an IRS tax audit. Even if you're confident you've accounted for every cent of income and only taken legitimate deductions, it's hard not to worry what a close examination of your tax returns might uncover – not to mention the time spent tracking down old records. Here are a few pointers to help allay your fears and better prepare in case you should ever get chosen for the dreaded IRS audit:

There are three basic types of IRS audits: 1) Correspondence audit, which is conducted entirely by mail. You'll receive a letter from the IRS asking for additional information about specific items on your tax return. 2) Field audit, where an IRS agent comes to your home or business to examine records and observe where you work. 3) Office audit, where you must be interviewed at an IRS office. According to Chris Kollaja, a certified public accountant and partner at A.L. Nella & Company in San Francisco, California, if you're having a correspondence audit and you feel your records are too voluminous to mail, you can request a face-to-face audit. "You can also ask a representative, such as your accountant, tax preparer or lawyer, to help prepare for the audit and even attend it in your place, if allowed," says Kollaja. "An experienced tax professional can tell you what to expect, guide your responses and keep the audit on track should you get tongue-tied or

start sharing more than is necessary." The chances of being audited are low. "Sometimes returns are randomly selected for audit, but more often it's because something jumped out in the computer analysis each return receives," he explains.

Common items that might trigger an audit: • Taxable income listed on your return doesn't match amounts W-2 or 1099 forms, 401(k) plan or IRA distributions, brokerage accounts, etc. • Taking above-average charitable deductions relative to your income. • Deducting business meals, travel and entertainment. • Claiming the home office deduction. • Failure to report foreign bank account assets. • Concealing cash income or receipts. • Excessive cash transactions over $10,000. • Your close relationship to another taxpayer being audited. • Someone reports suspicious activity by you (the IRS offers a Whistleblower Award).

Kollaja recommends several ways to prepare for and attend an audit: Respond to the IRS within the stated deadline – usually 30 days. Organize paperwork and receipts pertinent to the issues they've identified. If you won't have everything ready in time for the audit, contact your auditor to discuss whether it can proceed anyway, or if they'll agree to postpone it. Bring or send only documentation requested in the initial notice. At an in-person audit, keep you answers brief and don't voluntarily provide information that could launch a fishing expedition. If the examiner questions you on an item not mentioned in the initial notice, you're allowed to ask for additional time to fulfill additional requests. Never give original receipts to the IRS agent – they are not responsible for lost paperwork. You're allowed to make an audio recording of the audit provided you sent your agent written notice 10 days before the appointment. Video recordings are not allowed. Always be polite. Acting belligerent or evasive can only hurt your cause. Kollaja suggests reading IRS Publication 556 to learn more about how the audit process works and reviewing the section on itemized deductions in Publication 17, both available at www.irs.gov. Bottom line: Think positively – you might even come out of the audit with a tax refund – it happens. Jason Alderman directs Visa's financial education programs. To Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter: www.twitter.com/PracticalMoney

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The genus Gaillardia was named in honor of the 18th Century French patron of Botany, M. Gaillard de Marentoneau. Gaillardias are in the Asteraceae family and are most commonly called Blanket Flowers. They are native to North and South America and are drought tolerant annuals and perennials that many gardeners find dependable for showy color in a variety of conditions and soil. The common name Blanket Flower is thought to be descriptive of the colorful petals that are similar in hue to the blankets woven by Native Americans. Gaillardias grow to a height of 12-18”. They grow best in full sun and prefer little water. The flower blooms are red, orange & bright yellow. Some flowers may only be a single color but most are multicolored. They bloom repeatedly from mid to late summer and again early to mid fall. The leaves are herbaceous with a velvety-fuzzy-texture. The plant is attractive to bees, butterflies and birds enjoy the seeds. When new plants first come up, they need average, regular watering; but do not over water. Once they start budding cut back on watering and let the soil dry out before watering. The more you ignore them the better it does. Seeds self-sow freely. Deadhead if you do not want volunteer seedlings next season Allow the seed heads to dry on plants; remove and collect in paper bags. The seeds when dry can be sharp and pierce the skin. Wear gloves when deadheading and collecting seed heads. Blanket Flowers can grow for many years. They come back year after year, if you allow them to reseed on there own. This beautiful plant is grown all over the United States, Mexico and Canada. It is very heat and drought resistant. Thus, it needs little water. Gaillardia is the Oklahoma state wild flower. Free seed packets are available from the Oklahoma conservation district offices. Lucia Sandy is a member of the Tehachapi Rose & Garden Society.

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Kohnen’s Country Bakery • Oktoberfest, Oct. 5 and 12, 2 until 7 p.m. Store is at 125 W. Tehachapi Blvd.

Stallion Springs Community Center • Oktoberfest, Oct. 5, noon until 6 p.m. Open to residents and visitors; address is 27800 Stallion Springs Dr.

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Buena Vista Museum, 2018 Chester Ave., Bakersfield, will host a night of Weird Science for adults only on Friday, Sept. 27. Weird Scientist Dave Henley will present the program. Tickets cost $20 per person or $35 per couple. Reservations are required; call 661-324-6350.

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Step back to Kern’s Wild West BY GREGORY D. COOK TEHACHAPI NEWS

In its early days, Kern County gained something of a reputation as being one of the last places where the "old west" was truly wild, and nowhere in the county exemplified that reputation quite like the mining camps and ranches that dotted the lands of the Kern River Valley. Today, visitors can step back in time to those days with a walk down the streets of Bodfish's Silver City Ghost Town. The original owners of the land began moving historic buildings from around the Kern River Valley area to the site in the late 1960s in an effort to preserve the rich history of the region. With more than 20 buildings from places like Keysville, Whiskey Flat, Southfork and other local towns, mining camps and fron-

tier settlements, visitors can get a real sense of what the challenges of daily life in early Kern County must have been like. Silver City is set up to represent a typical Kern River boom town from the late 1800s, when the promise of gold and other precious metals, coupled with fertile pasture land for livestock saw a huge influx of hopeful miners and homesteaders pouring into the area. For the general admission fee of $5.50, visitors can embark on a self-guided tour of the town, aided by informative plaques and signs describing the history of such buildings as the original Isabella jail, general store, barber shop and the Apalatea/Burlando House. Believed to be the oldest standing structure in the Kern River Valley, the house is now home to a saloon and

country store. For an additional fee, guests can also receive a guided tour from one of the museum's docents, and local historian and current museum owner J. Paul Corlew, often guides tours himself. Of particular interest are Silver City's special lantern tours, which give visitors the chance to experience the museum at night, by lantern light, and it is during these tours that guests are often introduced to Silver City's other claim to fame. Many people believe Silver City Ghost Town to be a literal ghost town. The museum has been investigated by a number of paranormal groups, which often report unexplained happenings on the grounds, leading Silver City Ghost Town to be widely regarded as one of the most haunted places in America.

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Silver City Ghost Town, in Bodfish, has over 20 historic Kern River Valley buildings, arranged into a typical town from the late 1800s Guests on the lantern tours routinely capture ghostly images in their photos, and whether these are simply tricks of light, dust motes, or actually the spirits of Kern County's dearly departed pioneers remains to be seen. Silver City Ghost Town is located on Lake Isabella Boulevard, in Bodfish, and is easily accessible

from the Lake Isabella exit of Highway 178. The museum is open daily until mid-October. During the winter it is open weekends only. For more information on tours and operating hours, guests are encouraged to contact Silver City Ghost Town at 760-379-5146, or consult their Facebook page.

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Room Additions • Remodeling • Decks Patio Covers • Concrete Work • Bathrooms Kitchens • Siding • Reroofs PHONE/FAX

661.822.8582 MOBILE 661.238.5744

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All Major Credit Cards Accepted

FUNERAL SERVICES

20733 SOUTH STREET, OLD TOWN, TEHACHAPI

822-6704

WATER WELL SERVICE

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The Mold Detective Inspections & Testing Certified Mold Inspector Certified Thermographer When do you need an Inspection? When you can see it! • When you can smell it! • When you suspect it! www.MoldPro.org

Merchandise

Merchandise

$75 or Less

AIRLINE CAREERS begin here – Get FAA approved Maintenance training. Financial aid for qualified students – Housing available. Job placement assistance. CALL Aviation Institute of Maintenance 877-804-5293 (Cal-SCAN)

GET FREE OF CREDIT CARD DEBT NOW! Cut payments by up to half. Stop creditors from calling. 888-416-2691. (Cal-SCAN)

BBQ, Kenmore, propane, very nice, clean, slightly used, incl. tank & cover $50, call 661-823-8067

Linda Gragg, N.A.M.P.

661-363-0790 Yard Sales

Notices Lost and Found Personal Messages

Lost and Found Found: Blue Rosary on top of gas pump at Shell Station. ID & claim it there. Lost Ring, bronze, inscription ITIV, REWARD, Please call 661-821-4504. Subscribe to the Tehachapi News. Call 822-6828 Lost Wallet- Home Depot or Rite Aid. 562-453-7766 Sentimental pictures.

Another Estate Sale By Go2Girlz 21276 White Pine Dr. # 51 Thursday September 19th Preview 1-5pm ( must call for pass preview day only ) Fri. Sept. 20th 8-4pm Sat. Sept. 21st 8-4pm Home in gated community 5 min from freeway is a sale of quality not quantity! Hand crafted dining table, Sectional leather couch, Filled kitchen, Bedroom set, Outdoor furniture & BBQ Neptune washer & dryer, side by side fridge. If your looking for clean updated furniture, appliances & decor please stop on by!!! www.go2girlz.org To See Pics And Get Our Phone Number For Pass ! FREE LOST & FOUND ADS. CALL 822-6828

Services

MOVING SALE 1126 MAGNOLIA CT Cherry Lane Estates Saturday 21st, 7am-3pm

A1 Yard Clean Ups & Tree Service, Hauling, Bushes Trimmed, Weeding, TreeTrimming, Fruit Trees Trimmed, Stump Grinding, 30 yrs exp. free est. lic/ins 822-7759

Moving Sale, Everything must go. 9/14, 9/15, 9/21, & 9/22, 106 West E St.

Senior Citizen Services In home care, Local transportation Call Suzanne 661-333-1717

Rebecca’s New 2 U Has moved to 432 W J St. Open Wednesday-Sunday 11am-4pm (661) 557-3550

Handyman Remodels, Repairs, Decks, Tile, & More Licensed 822-6958

Firewood

Residential Cleaning Services ~ please call Robin @ 661-823-1770 House Cleaning Free Estimates References Availabile 562-405-7565

Yard Sales

A-1 Almond*Oak*Dry! Euc., Pine, Etc., Free Del. $79Camp Special/BundlesBestBuy A-Corp 589-4224 G & S FIREWOOD Almond * Oak premium dry wood 301-8266 Salvador Firewood Almond, Orange, Walnut. Free Delivery 661-301-9692

405 West A St. Friday 9/20 7am-12pm antiques, Honda generator, & tools.

Merchandise

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Open 7 Days a Week 10 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Sundays

16930 Hwy 14 in the Stater Brothers Shopping Center, Mojave 661-824-3394

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Pets and Animals Pets & Livestock

Pets & Livestock

Peaches , adorable/playful 1 year young, 7 pound Jack Russell Terrier mix likes car rides, loves toys/housetrained. Adopt pretty Peaches, pronto, by calling Marsha, with STOP, 661-823-7868.

Pets & Livestock

Max, 1 year young, 6 pound black/tan Chihuahua mix; great personality, plays well with others, loves his toys, and housetrained. So wait no further, call Janis, 661-599-6400, to meet/adopt marvelous Max in to your heart and forever home.

Help Wanted

2008 Cargo Trailer, 6’x14’ inside, excellent condition, asking $4800 obo, 822-3466 or 406-590-1339

CSO, Inc. is hiring for work program, day program and in-home support staff to provide training and support for adults with developmental disabilities. Must have HS diploma or GED, clean DMV record, no criminal record, able to pass pre-employment drug screen & have reliable transportation. Experience with adults with developmental disabilities and/or college education a plus. Apply at 311 West F Street, Tehachapi, M-F, 9am-2pm.

Recreation Airplanes Travel Trailers and more...

Motorcycles

Vehicles Trucks And Vans Autos and more...

Go Cart/Sand Buggy, Twister Hammerhead, 150 CC, runs good, 2 helments included $1,500/OBO, 661-433-5937

Dishwasher &Day Server Looking For Experienced Dishwasher & Day Server w/ 3yrs exp. Weekends a must, bring in application and resume to 213 South Curry...No Phone Calls.

Recreational Vehicles

Drivers - CDL-A Train and Work for Us! Professional, focused CDL training avail1969 Aristicrat 14 ft. travel able. Choose Company CASH for CARS Vintage trailer. Must see, $1,250 Driver, Owner Operator, Lease Operator or Lease Mercedes convertibles, Por- firm. 822-3955 Trainer. (877) 369-7091 sche, Jaguar, Alfa, Lancia, www.CentralTruckDrivingFerrari, Corvettes, MusJobs.com (Cal-SCAN) tangs. Early Japanese Cars, Other collector cars of significant value desired. Employment DRIVERS: EARN $1000+ 714-267-3436 per week. Full benefits + michaelcanfield204@gmail. quality hometime. New Help Wanted com trucks arriving. CDL-A Jobs Wanted required. Call 877-258-8782 DONATE YOUR CAR – www.ad-drivers.com (CalFast Free Towing 24 hr. SCAN) Response - Tax Deduction. DRIVERS: AT NATIONAL UNITED BREAST CANCER CARRIERS, we'll call you Full Time Experienced FOUNDATION. Providing and your pet by name! But, Lutheran Trained preschool Free Mammograms & you have to hire on first! Director. Must have a Breast Cancer Info Call 888-440-2465. 6-mos. minimum of 12 ECE units 888-792-1675 (Cal-SCAN) OTR. Refresher Training with class room experience program. plus 6 Admin. units. ConDONATE YOUR CAR, www.driveNCI.com (Cal- tact Bennett Ulla TRUCK OR BOAT TO HERI- SCAN) 661-823-7740 TAGE FOR THE BLIND. Free 3 Day Vacation, Tax Deductible, Free Towing, All Paperwork Taken Care Of. 1-800-645-0708 (Cal-SCAN)

Cars

Mazda Miata 2000, 6-speed manual, 113k miles. $5,000 obo (661) 822-7099 Daddy Long Legs, 6 month, 9 pound Shepherd mix playful puppy, loves toys/car rides (and housetrained). To adopt dandy Daddy Long Legs, call Marsha with STOP, 661-823-7868 ~ How about it?

Utility Trailers

NOW HIRING COOK/DISHWASHER Must be available to work weekends. Please apply in person at 550 Tucker Rd. #D

Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District Career Opportunities Apply online at www.TVHD.org Send resumes to SJones@TVHD.org HOSPITAL/NURSING DEPARTMENTS CLINICAL INFORMATICS NURSE FULL-TIME HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT MANAGER FULL-TIME HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT CODER FULL-TIME EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT • TECH • FULL-TIME IMAGING • IMAGING TECH • FULL-TIME INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY • TECH • FULL-TIME LABORATORY • PHLEBOTOMIST • PART-TIME PHARMACY • STAFF PHARMACIST • FULL-TIME PLANT OPERATIONS • MANAGER • FULL-TIME RESPIRATORY THERAPY • TECH • PER DIEM TEHACHAPI FAMILY HEALTH CENTERS RURAL CLINICS NURSE PRACTITIONER PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT FULL-TIME - PER DIEM MEDICAL ASSISTANT (FRONT OFFICE ONLY) FULL-TIME Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District 115 West “E” Street, Tehachapi, CA

Drug Test and Criminal Background Check required. Effective Date: Sept. 17, 2013

MAKE EXTRA CASH

before most people wake up! We have opportunities for adults to make extra income delivering newspapers in the Tehachapi area working as an Independent Contractor. To qualify you must be 18 years of age, possess a valid driver’s license, have dependable transportation and provide proof of automobile insurance.

Call 661-822-6828 to learn more!

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SALON ONE • Hair Cuts...........$5 • Perm/Color ...$20+ • Scalp Trmnt ......$15 • Deep Cond .......$15 • Weaves .........$25+

• Mani/Ped ...... $10 • Gel Nails ....... $15 • Facial............$20 • Eyebrow Arch ...$5

(661) 300-1662

Next to Tehachapi Fitness Center

Early Childhood Education Services is currently enrolling for 1/2 day Pre-school. Free to low cost for income – eligible families. Maximum monthly income for a family of 4 is $4,000. We provide Developmentally appropriate curriculum. • Highly qualified staff. • Activities for parent involvement. • Nurturing environment. • Immediate openings. • No waiting list. Pre-enroll now for 2013-2014 Half—day Preschool at Golden Hills

Help Wanted

Help Wanted

Drivers - Owner Operators Wanted: New Century is Hiring CDL-A Onwer Operators. Sign-On Incentives. Competitive Pay Package. Long haul freight Paid loaded & empty miles. Also hiring company Teams, or Solo drivers looking to Team. Call 866-938-7803 or apply online at www.drivenctrans.com

SALES: EARN $500 A DAY: Insurance Agents needed; Leads, no cold calls; Commissions paid daily; Lifetime renewals; Complete training; Health/Dental Insurance. Life license required. Call 1-888-713-6020 (Cal-SCAN)

Hiring Hairstylist Natural Elegance New Ownership 823-1356 Sprung a leak? See the Business & Services Directory for professional help. Kieffe & Sons Ford Salesperson needed, no experience necessary. Contact Paul Macfarlane 824-2477

Seeking Experienced person in composities and body work for part time employment. Candididate must be comfortable working in enclosed spaces and at heights of up to 250ft Please send resume to P.O. Box 831 Tehachapi, CA 93581 Stylist & Massage Therapist Call Joe 661-303-2957 Tehachapi Automotive is now accepting applications for Smog Licensed Technician/Mechanic. Call Ray 661-330-4565

Mission Villa Apartments 20401 Brian Way, One bedroom, One bath $450.00 per month. Ask for Dave 823-1529 WILLOW TREES APARTMENT 22709 Woodford/Tehachapi Rd. 2BD/1BA Fully Furnished Duplex $995 + dep, Utilities Inc. 2BD/1BA Duplex $675+dep

Limited Openings.

CALL NOW!

Business Opportunities

Houses

Houses

Apartments

Business Opps. Investment Opps.

Room for Rent in beautiful home in town. $495/mo. includes utilities. 661-557-2965

3 bdr + 1 1/2 ba home, good location in town. $950/mo. $950/dep. 661-201-7447

3 BDRM+2 BATH, 3 Car Gar in the City, $950+Dep 661-972-2876 or 858-6198

Business Opportunities Well Established Women’s Fitness Franchise in Tehachapi www.gaylestewart.com CA DRE # 01278354

Real Estate Rentals Wanted To Rent Hotels / Motels and more...

Wanted to Rent

Quality homes for rent. View listings @ bvsproperties.com Call Kathy Carey @ 661-331-1514. Serving Tehachapi for 25 years! 1 bedroom, A frame loft home. Cabin kitchen, refrigerator, stove, confection oven, microwave, washer & dryer, secluded on 1.3 acres. Stallion Springs. $600 + dep. Utilities not included. 818-917-7661 Town, 122 N. Robinson $850 2bd+1.5bth+ guest room, wd hkups., garage, fenced yd. Incl. water. 818-268-8491

Safe • Quite • Complex • Coin-Op Laundry On Site

Custom Home built by Dan Knowles – Beautiful open floor plan. Large Great Room and gas log Fireplace with Insert. The Kitchen is a gourmet’s dream with granite counters and large pantry. Expansive covered patio to enjoy viewing the 3rd Fairway! Circular driveway with a Three Car Garage. Oversized low maintenance lot and truly a lovely home. Priced at $259,000.

Terri Juergens DRE #00841071

661-303-6868

www.bvsrealty.com | terrijuergens@yahoo.com

1 Bdrm, all utilities paid, town, garage, completely remodeled, like new. $620 mo/$500 sec. 4 Seasons Realty 822-RENT, EOH

Train Store, Hobby Shop For Sale Owner retiring

Established Business (13 years) with Loyal Customer Base Also serves U.S and International tourists visiting the Tehachapi Loop

No other store like this within 50 miles Trains Etc.

Contact Linda or Ed at 822-7777

RENTALS - RENTALS FREE RENTAL LIST AVAILABLE OUTSIDE AFTER HOURS

HOMES

Interested persons who are registered to vote within the District and are not an employee, official of the District, vendor, contractor or consultant of the District, or any spouse, sibling, son, daughter or parent of such a person are requested to submit a letter of interest and resume via e-mail to pmendiburu@tvhd.org, or mail to the following:

Ask about our Move-in Incentives

SS, 3+2 beautiful tri-level home, amazing view, MUST SEE............$1195 GH, 3+2 1/2, skylights, family rm, beautiful deck, AC 1700 sqft......$1075 TOWN, 2+1, plus den/3rd bdrm, completely redone home, beautiful...... $1025 TOWN, 2+1 plus office, freshly painted, downtown, 900 sqft............$850 BV, 4+2 3/4 Executive home, MUST SEE, 3,000 sqft..........................$1600 *WE HAVE COMMERCIAL OFFICES AVAILABLE

Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District ATTN: Peggy Mendiburu, Executive Assistant 115 West E Street Tehachapi, Ca 93561 The deadline for receiving letters of interest is October 11, 2013 It is anticipated that the Board of Directors will make the actual appointments at the November 20, 2013 Board of Directors meeting. Please contact Ms. Mendiburu at (661) 823-3006 for inquiries.

FREE RENTAL LIST available. 4 Seasons Realty. 117 S. Mill St. 822-RENT EHO 4 Seasons Realty www.4seasonsrentals.com

Studio Apt., WGH, furn, pvt patio, util, cbl, internet, incl. $585 + sec. 661-822-5080

TEHACHAPI VALLEY HEALTHCARE DISTRICT CITIZENS’ BOND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE

The Committee’s purpose is to review the annual expenditure report filed by the Chief Financial Officer of the District to ensure that (a) Bond Proceeds are expended only for the purposes set forth in the Bond Measure; (b) no Bond Proceeds are used for any administrative salaries of the District as set forth in the Bond Measure. The Committee meets monthly and reports to the Board monthly.

BVS, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 2200 square feet $1,100.00/month. Spacious, privacy, oaks, views, basement. Valley floor location. 661-303-9270

Models Open Daily All new Beautifully decorated. 1, 2 & 3 Bdrm, some with Washer / Dryer hook ups and backyards. from just $550. LRS Realty and Mgmt Inc 661-822-9822 www.lrskern.com

NOTICE OF VACANCY

Interested persons are hereby notified that there is an immediate vacancy on the Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District Citizens’ Bond Oversight Committee (Committee) and two vacancies available in February 2014 due to two current members’ term limits expiring.

WGH 3+2, Home with view, 2 car gar, RV pad, avail. now, $1,150/mo., contact Susan 661-400-9705

Apartments

661-822-8601 or 823-4429

Beautiful, stunning and immaculate home that shows pride of ownership. 3BR/2BA with approx. 2119 SF, built in 2005. Great attention to detail, from the arched entryway, great open floor plan perfect for entertaining, then the home opens up to a large covered patio and beautiful landscaping. Corian counter tops, tankless water heater, outbuildings, and many plants and flowers of all kinds. RV parking with gravel drive and hookups. This home is on sewer and natural gas. You will appreciate the love and care that has gone into this home. $304,500.Check out the Virtual Tour at http://www.suzimaconline.com/.

Suzi Mac BRE# 00689925 (661) 331-4747 www.SuziMacOnline.com 765 Tucker Rd., Tehachapi, CA 93561

APARTMENTS

GH, 1+1, fireplace, fridge, stove, large walk-in closet.....................................$495 GH, 2+1, open & spacious, w/d hook-ups, GARAGE, 900 sqft ................$640 TOWN, 2+1, large closets, lots of cabinet space, GARAGE................$550 TOWN, 3+1, by City Park, W/D hook-ups, new appliances & carpet $700 TIRED OF DEALING WITH YOUR RENTAL? 4 SEASONS REALTY, A PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CO., IS IN NEED OF MORE HOUSES TO RENT. WE DO ALL THE WORK WHILE YOU RELAX. CALL 822-3968.

HOUSING OPPORTUNITY 822-RENT EQUALCORNER OF MILL & F

OPEN SATURDAY ‘TIL 1PM

Visit our website at http://www.4seasonsrentals.com

FREE RENTAL LIST available. 4 Seasons Realty. 117 S. Mill St. 822-RENT EHO 4 Seasons Realty www.4seasonsrentals.com

Commercial Rentals

Stable family looking for house. Lease w/ opt to buy TOWN 2 + 1 Lrg, Ktchn/Dine, Sunroom, W/D Town, 411 Ash, 3+1, new or owner carry. 565-4470 Hkups, lrg lot , fenced wood floors, fplc. garage, 800+800 sec. 661-599-0633 fenced yd, $950, 822-3958 Tehachapi Rentals 2+1 Garden Home in town. From $895 Miller Ln., Priv yrd, gar, BVS Condo, 3 bedrooms, 2 2, 3 & 4 bdrm $795/mo. 406-2701 bath, stove, refridgerator, throughout the washer, dryer, remodeled Tehachapi area. Some In Town, 3+1, fully remodkitchen, views, private locabrand new never lived in tion, $925/mo, no pets, call eled, very cute, $995, credit LRS Realty & Mgmt Inc check req, 805-844-6167 Sandy 661-805-3895 661-822-9822 www.lrskern.com

(661) 636-4287

September 3, 2013

GH 3+2 Home $1250 month 661-821-1061

Professional Office with reception area, Old Towne $250/month 821-0518 Warehouse w/Office, bath & roll up door. Great Location, $795, 805-844-6167 Very nice office spaces available downtown, reasonable rates, call for info 661-822-7625 Commercial spaces available, close to downtown, move in special, 661-822-7625 Leaky roof? Call professionals from our Business & Services Directory 20300 #D Valley Blvd. (Corner of Santa Lucia) Professional building-office space approx 1000 sq ft. $800 mo. 4 Seasons Realty 822-RENT. EOH 2 prime office spaces for rent. Hwy. 202 frontage. 1230 sq. ft. & 1670 sq. ft. Or combine the 2 to make 2900 sq.ft. Call 661-333-1597 Office Space Downtown 248 sq. ft. Please call 822-6470

Real Estate Sales Acreage Lots Houses For Sale and more...

Acreage and Lots

GH. 1+1 W/FP & lrg. closet; coin op lndry. $475 sec, $475mo. water/trash pd. Ref. req. 823-9938

38 ACRE WILDERNESS RANCH. $193 Month. Prime 38 acre cabin site atop evergreen wooded ridge overlooking wilderness valClean 2+1 Laundry facili- ley in secluded North Arities, W/T paid. Newly zona ranch. Plentiful refurbished. 661-472-9394 groundwater, free well access, good soil, beautiful GH 2+1, SPACIOUS, new rock formations, 6,200’ elev. paint, carpets, W/D hookBorders 640 acres of State ups, A/C, microwave, self Trust Land. $19,900, 1,990 clean oven, private backdown, $193 month. Maps, yard. No pets, no smoke. photos, brochure $675/mo. 661-822-3540 800.966.6690. 1st United woodlandvalleyranchsale.co GH 2 + 1 1 car gar. W/D m (Cal-SCAN) Hookups $650 + $650 sec. 20241 Park Rd. 750-3160 2 + 1 GH, small yard, $500 dep $590/mo. Coin op laundry. 661-345-0307 21516 Golden Hills Blvd. 2+1, A/C, stove, refrig., DW, utility room w/ W/D hookups. Large upstairs unit with balcony, garage + 1 pk space, pd water & trash. With 6 month lease 1/2 off last month on approved credit. $650/mo + $595 dep 661-752-5700 21629 Golden Star Blvd. 2+1, garage, 2 yrs old. $695 + $695 sec. 661-549-1919

Homes for Sale

GHE 3 + 2, 1,198 Sqft. Views, move in cond. Call Tehachapi Mountains Realty lic 01241505 $155K 661-388-9604

Homes for Sale Close to old town, 3+2.75, 2440 sq. ft., beautiful custom home + 10 acres, library, office, views. $434K 477-3108

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GOLDEN HILLS SALE

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home on 2+ acres, apprx. 2,977 square feet living area with a total of apprx. 4,777 sq.ft. under roof (per appraiser), 4BR’s or 3+ studio, 3BA, Living & FR, dining area & so much more! $299,900 #9963872

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661.206.6359

U CED RE D OUTSTANDING! 4BR/3.5BA, apprx. 4,677 sq.ft. home (!) situated on 6 acres of pines with remodeled kitchen. Extended trex decking, movie theatre w/ heating & cooling system, blu-ray w/ surround sound & recliner seating. Spacious master suite, walk in closet w/ built-ins, 3 stoves, RV parking & SO much more! $449,000 #9966362

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Bedroom 2 bath home with a large living/family room and a wood burning stove. Modern kitchen appliances, ceiling fans. Laminate and carpeting floor coverings. The back yard is fenced. Hurry! $160,000 #996687

acre, 3BR/2BA, apprx. 1,916 sq.ft, Amazing Open floor plan with large rooms, Granite counters in kitchen and bath, all landscaped front and back, nicely designed fencing & Rv Parking. Move in ready. Make appt. to see today. So nice! Now: WONDERFUL GOLDEN HILLS PROPERTIES!

U CED RE D DON’T MISS IT! 3BR/2BA, apprx. 1,510 sq.ft., newer corner home with vaulted ceilings, skylights, open floor plan, granite counter tops,. Very well maintained with private back yard fencing, RV parking w/hookups.

FANTASTIC VIEW HOME! 5 BR/2.5BA in

apprx.2,314 SF on 1.02 acres of horse property. 2 Fireplaces, 2 living areas, office w/ lots of built-in cabinets. Sunroom w/ sauna, 2 beautiful decorator ceiling fans, lots of windows for light & fabulous views of Cub Lake Great valley floor location with views, & privacy! Now: $299,500 #9966386

$249,000 #9967120

U CED RE D SO NICE! 3BR/1.75BA, apprx. 1,261 sq.ft. home with comfortable living space throughout. Newer dual pane windows, laminate flooring, open floor plan with nice kitchen and center island. Cozy fireplace for cold winter nights, vaulted ceilings, indoor laundry room, updated guest bathroom. Yard has been leveled and round rail fencing added +covered patio! $169,000 #9967158

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U CED RE D GREAT POTENTIAL! this will be an amazing home! Started as Owner builder; All building materials have been left for completion. 4BR/2.5BA + Office, apprx. 3,694 sq.ft. with kitchen, dining area, Living rm, breakfast area, laundry rm & pantry. Also, Garage/ shop. Call for details on this unique opportunity! Now: $244,100 #9966862

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home, apprx. 2,826 sq.ft. , on a cul-de-sac. Wonderful views from every window! Atrium entry and decorators touch throughout. LG kitchen, sunken living room, master suite on lower level with decking. 2 green houses, fenced garden, fruit trees & work shop off garage. $289,000 #9967118

WELCOME HOME! Large single-story 4BR/3BA,

apprx 2,677 sq.ft on private cul-desac. Walking distance to High School. Upgraded kitchen with built-in Kitchen-Aid stainless steel appliances. Upgraded guest BR with private bath, would make an ideal mother-in law quarters. Custom built-in entertainment center next to fireplace & 3 Car garage. $328,950 #9966770

U CED RE D CONVENIENT CITY LOCATION. This home offers: 3 bedrooms, 1.75 bath; kitchen w/ eat-in area; living room w/fireplace; large fenced backyard with covered patio & 2 sheds. You’ll love the neighborhood and the convenience to all City amenities! $130,000 #9967152

IN G L I ST NE W SPECTACULAR VIEWS of the Tehachapi Mountains! This 3BR/2.5BA, apprx. 2,011 sq.ft. home features gorgeous kitchen granite counters and beautiful cabinetry, a lovely open living area with beautiful dark hardwood floors, elegant upper balcony off the LR, lower level has a den, two BRs and a bathroom. On natural gas & sewer! $235,000 #9967233

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apprx. 1,728 sq.ft. home w/sensational views. Entry leads into open, splitwing floor plan with vaulted ceilings, corner FP, plant shelves, and so much more. Granite countertops in kitchen & baths. Beech wood cabinets, large laundry rm & pantry. Covered porch, AC, Natural Gas, & Sewer.$239,000 #9967255

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U CED RE D OWNER MAY FINANCE! Gorgeous 3BR/2BA, apprx. 1,678 sq.ft. log cabin home on 1.72 acres! Perfect for a mountain vacation getaway or everyday residence. Stone stack fireplace in the LR, jet tub & wonderful floorplan. Master BR, bath & loft are on same level. Relax and watch the wildlife through the beautiful pines from the deck! $219,900 #9967229

SECLUSION & VIEWS! on 7 acres

(much usable) 2BR, +bonus rm, 2BA, apprx. 1,990 sq.ft., featuring many updates including Trex decking in front and lower rear exterior and laminated flooring in open living area. On natural gas. $259,500 #9966554

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BEAUTIFUL 2-story Heritage Oaks home

DOWNTOWN DELIGHT! Cute 2003

on a corner lot. 3BR/2.75ba, apprx. 1,899 sq.ft., 2 car garage, fully landscaped front and back with separate fenced areas with fruit trees, and vegetable garden. Covered porch and patio, dbl sinks with sep. jetted tub and shower in master bath, AC and so much more!

manufactured home on large lot in Tehachapi City. 3BR/2BA, apprx. 1,680 sq.ft. Nice fenced front yard. Near shopping and restaurants and makes for convenient commute. Don’t missout. Call to see this home today!

BRAND-NEW on serene cul-de-sac in

$149,900 #9966529

WONDERFUL STALLION SPRINGS PROPERTIES!

$249,900 #9967202

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HOME+APT +ORCHARD! On 3.13 acres!

Main house is 3BR/1.76BA, apprx. 1,596 sq.ft.+separate Gues. Apartment! Apprx. 240 fruit (mostly apple) trees, walk-in cooler, approx. 30,000+ sq ft of garden/growing area w/ Hwy sales stand along Valley/HWY202! Now: $267,000 #9965203 CALL US TO SEE OTHER AMAZING COUNTY PROPERTIES!

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house is apprx. 2,400 sq ft, with a gorgeous Cook’s Ktchen, spacious pantry, LG great room w/FP. Awesome 3-car garage & Wonderful covered entertainment patio. Guest house is apprx. 1,200 sq.ft. with LR, kitchen, dining area, large BR & Bath. Gorgeous! $450,000 #9967138

$225,000 #9966769 CALL US TO SEE OTHER

NEW CONSTRUCTION! Fabulous 3BR/

2BA,split-wing floor plan in apprx. 1,728 sq.ft. granite countertops in kitchen & baths, tile flooring, 2 Fireplaces; one in LR, one in master BR +central heat & AC, & So much more! Backs to Golf Course! Personalize it early! $199,900 #9966788

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BEAUTIFUL SPANISH STYLE HOME 3BR/

Naylan Bender

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HOMES 17400 Fabius Ct.- Stallion Springs- BEAUTIFUL VIEWS Large 4 Bedroom + 2.5 Bath home with beautiful views. Great room floor plan. Washer,dryer and refrigerator included. 3 car garage with large workbench and additional storage. $1,500.00 a month + $1,500.00 security deposit

1.75BA, apprx. 1,878 sq.ft., spacious family room, formal living room, enclosed patio, two fireplaces, horse facilities, view. Beautiful location close to town and freeway access. Come See! $290,000

CUMMINGS VALLEY

Beth Barnes

1206 Contrada Ln. GREAT LOCATION IN TOWN Newer 3 Bedroom 2 Bath home with an extra room for an office or extra bedroom. Large,open floor plan with 3 car garage. $1,400.00 a month + $1,400.00 security deposit 1198 Hickory – Tehachapi City - RV Parking 3 + 1.75 + den in town with granite counter tops. RV Parking and fully landscaped. Gardening service is included for the front yard. $1,350.00 a month + $1,350.00 security deposit

ESTATE + GUEST HOUSE! Spacious main

Stallion Springs overlooking Horsethief Golf Course. 3BR/2BA, + Office, apprx. 1,763 sq.ft. split-wing design with open LR, fireplace, energy efficient kitchen with tile flooring, stainless steel appliances

THIS IS IT! Great 3BR/2BA, split-wing floor plan large in apprx. 1,618 sq.ft. Very good condition, large kitchen with center Island, dining area off kitchen wood burning stove in the living room, large laundry room, covered patio front and back. Has RV storage, All fenced set up for horse’s pastures. $280,000 #9967054

APARTMENTS 812 Aspen Dr. - Tehachapi City - NEAR SHOPPING Cozy 2 bedroom 1 bath with 1 car garage. Close to shopping in town. Large fenced yard. $650.00 a month + $650.00 security deposit 20140 Park Rd – Golden Hills- MUST SEE Great 2+1 unit in Golden Hills. It is located close to schools and shopping. Easy access to 58 freeway. $600.00 a month + $600.00 security deposit 21410 Golden Hills Blvd. NICELY- SIZED APARTMENT on Golden Hills Blvd. 2+1 with indoor laundry. Open and bright kitchen. Nice size back yard. $600.00 a month + $600.00 security deposit

U CED RE D FANTASTIC! Wonderfully well-maintained 4BR/2BA, apprx. 1,915 sq.ft. home in Stallion Springs on the end of a cul-de-sac. Sep. living & family rooms, tile flooring, granite counter tops, kitchen island, pellet stove, covered porch & so much more! $224,900 #9967101 COME SEE! 10AM-1PM

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BEAUTIFUL, STUNNING &IMMACULATE! 3BR/

2BA, apprx 2,119 sq.ft. home that shows pride of ownership. Built in 2005. Great attention to detail, arched entryway, open loorplan perfect for entertaining, lg covered patio & beautiful landscaping. Also, RV parking with gravel drive & hookups. On sewer and natural gas. Must See! $304,500 #9967122

U CED RE D EXQUISITE HOME + GUEST HOUSE! Come see this beautifully upgraded, 3BR/3.5BA Grand Home & guest house with fabulous panoramic views of the San Joaquin Valley. 9.86 acres plus .30 additional acres of an adjacent parcel. Horses okay! Apprx. 3,273 square foot main home + 845 sq.ft. guest house. Entertainer’s delight! $589,500 #9966544

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