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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. • “Red Velvet Cake War” at the Beekay Theatre, 7:30 p.m.
SEPT. 28 • Berkley Hart, folk singer-songwriter 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 Rabobank Arena at 8 p.m. • Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, Hungarian Rhapsody, 8 p.m. at
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SEPT. 29 • “Red Velvet Cake War” at the Beekay Theatre, 2 p.m. • Fiddlin’ Pete at Maturango Museum, 3 p.m.
OCT. 3 • Disney on Ice: Passport to Adventure, opens and runs though Oct. 6. Tickets cost $20-$50.
OCT. 4 • “Red Velvet Cake War” at the Beekay Theatre, 7:30 p.m. • First Friday in Downtown Tehachapi, 5 until 8 p.m. Participants include Gallery ‘n’ Gifts, Tehachapi Treasure Trove and Tehachapi Community Church. • Reception for Open Studio exhibit at Maturango Museum, 7 p.m. Exhibit begins Oct. 5 and runs through Nov. 5. • Celtic Music Festival in California State University - Bakersfield Amphitheater, 9001 Stockdale Hwy., Bakersfield, Friday and Saturday, Oct. 4 and 5. Call 1-888-8255484 for tickets or information. 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. Lan-
OCT. 5 • Oktoberfest, 2 until 7 p.m. at Kohnen’s Country Bakery, 125 W. Tehachapi Blvd. Also on Oct. 12, 2 until 7 p.m. • Oktoberfest, Oct. 5, noon until 6 p.m. at Stallion Springs Community Center, 27800 Stallion Springs Dr. Open to residents and visitors. • “Red Velvet Cake War” at the Beekay Theatre, 7:30 p.m. • Polymer clay sea serpent class at Tehachapi Treasure Trove with Christi Friesen, 1 until 4 p.m. Cost is $45 plus materials. • Blue Mountain Tribe performs at Dog House Saloon, 9 p.m. until close. • Just for Kids program at Buena Vista Museum of Natural History, 10:30 a.m. • Open Studio exhibit opens at Maturango Museum. • Celtic Music Festival (see above). • Country Roads: A John Denver Celebration, 8 p.m. at Fox Theater. Tickets cost $34.50-$74.50. • Owens Valley field trip with Maturango Museum, 8 a.m.
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More Arts & Entertainment Continued from page 2 tarist, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. at Fiddlers Crossing. Tickets cost $20. • Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Lancaster Performing Arts Center, at 3 p.m. Tickets cost $12-$35. • “Red Velvet Cake War” at the Beekay Theatre, 2 p.m. • Buddy Alan Owens, The Buckaroos, at the Crystal Palace.
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Folk storytelling duo Berkley Hart will perform at Fiddlers Crossing, 206 E. “F” St., on Sept. 28 at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. and tickets cost $20.
Tehachapi Night Life Apple Shed Restaurant Music provided during dinner hours, as follows: • Bear Mountain Boys, 1st Friday • The Geezers, 2nd Friday • Jo Stone, 1st Saturday • Colten and Justin, 2nd Saturday • Mountain Pass, 3rd Saturday • Pat Strong Trio Plus 2, 4th Saturday • Craig Shaw, 1st, 2nd and 4th Sunday
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Even before Orville and Willie made it off the ground in 1903, humans have pondered over flying. When metal birds began populating the sky, some of the fascination may have gone away; but for many, airplanes are still objects of wonder. Air shows and fly-ins remain popular events for aviation lovers and inquirers. A quick Google search results in many links to lists of air shows across the world. Tehachapi will host its own fly-in on Sept. 28 at the Tehachapi Municipal Airport. Like other similar events, the fly-in holds to a theme: World War II warbirds. Kim Nixon, who owns an aviation business in town with her husband and also serves on the City Council, helped organize the event. She said individuals and organizations got together back in April to brainstorm how the airport could host more community events. She said the fly-in was the easiest to organize, especially since she and her husband have relationships with warbird owners and pilots through their business. Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District partnered with the airport supporters to sponsor a Tarmac 5K Fun Run and 1-Miler Kids Run that Saturday morning. Both runs will be on the airport runway at 8 a.m. Registration begins at 7 a.m. “It’s a cool opportunity to run
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World War II planes such as this P51 and the Albatross shown on the cover will crowd in to Tehachapi Municipal Airport on Saturday, Sept. 28 for a fly-in. Planes begin arriving to the Warbird Fly-in event at 10 a.m. where the planes land,” said TVRPD recreation supervisor LeAnn Williams. “I’m stoked to have runners at the airport. Tarmac runs are starting to trend back East. It’ s cool to bring a another trending-type event to our community.” Airport officials have assured the community that air traffic will be diverted during the run and certain other times throughout the day. At 10 a.m., the airplanes will begin to arrive. Nixon said among the planes they are expecting are three P51 Mustangs, two T6s, a J2 Cub, two T28s, an Albatross and possibly a Spitfire and B25. “The planes will be on display and people will be able to talk to the pilots,” Nixon said. “There will also
be some military vehicles on display.” The Knights of Columbus and the Lions Club will be selling food, while TVRPD will sponsor a beer garden in Aviator Park. Between 1 and 2 p.m., pilots who choose to participate with their WWII planes will give a demonstration. Tom Glasgow, airport manager, said at the Aug. 19 City Council meeting that the FAA granted permission for low-flying fast passes. “I think this will be really great for the community...to get to use their airport,” Nixon said. To sign up for the run, call TVRPD at 822-3228 or visit their office, 490 W. “D” St. Although there is a fee to participate in the run, the fly-in is free.
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More Arts & Entertainment Continued from page 3 noon until 4 p.m. on the third Thursday of each month. Information at sharktoothhill.org.
Bakersfield Museum of Art • Free admission every third Friday of the month, all admission is free; every second Sunday of the
month, seniors (65 and older) are free. Info at bmoa.org. • Fall 2013 exhibits open through Jan. 6. Displays include select works from BMOA’s education programs.
Special Events Tehachapi Senior Center • Line Dancing, Mondays 1 until 3 p.m. • Wood carving, Tuesdays, 10 a.m. until noon.
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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.
College Community Services, Family Learning Center • Art class Thursdays in September from 11:15 a.m. See MORE/Page 7
BY HAROLD COX CONTRIBUTING WRITER
The Tehachapi Heritage League is sponsoring its first field trip of the fall season on Sunday, Oct. 6. The participants will car pool to the Kern Valley Museum and Native American Center in Kernville. Participants are asked to meet in front of the Tehachapi Museum, 310 S. Green St., at 8:30 a.m. The group will travel to Kernville via the Lion's trail route. This is a very curvy road and may not be suitable for all drivers, in which case Highway 178 is recommended. The tentative schedule is to tour the museum
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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.
• Tim and Myles Thompson, Americana-Jazz duo, at St. Jude’s Anglican Church, 1200 S. Curry St., Oct. 18 at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $20.
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Chris Proctor returns to Fiddlers Crossing in concert Oct. 6 BY DEBORAH HAND-CUTLER CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Chris Proctor will return to Tehachapi for a matinee performance in Fiddlers Crossing on Sunday, Oct. 6. Proctor has previously played for the Bear Valley Cultural Arts Association, to rave reviews from all who heard him. Critics have called his guitar playing “breathtaking,” “haunting,” and “elegant.” Proctor is a national champion in fingerstyle guitar, blending elements of jazz, Celtic, old-time, pop, and classical music with a dash of blues thrown in for good measure. In his concerts, he ranges from his own compositions to traditional tunes and covers of such pop standards as “Knights in White Satin” and “Paint it Black.” He somehow makes his single six- or 12-string guitar sound like a full orchestra. With 10 CDs and several instructional videos and DVDs to his credit, this consummate pro is sought after for workshops and clinics. Proctor lives in Utah, but once traveled around the West giving clinics for Taylor Guitars, including regular appearances in the former Buskers Music Store in Bakersfield. Fiddlers Crossing is looking forward to welcoming Chris Proctor back to town. Fiddlers Crossing is at 206 E. “F” St., at Robinson Street, in Downtown Tehachapi. Tickets may be purchased next door at Mountain Music, Tehachapi Treasure Trove, 116 E. Tehachapi Blvd., Tehachapi Furniture, 20346 W. Valley Blvd., or with a
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Fingerstyle guitar virtuoso Chris Proctor will perform at Fiddlers Crossing, 206 E. “F” St., on Sunday, Oct. 6 at 3 p.m. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. and tickets cost $20. credit card by calling 661-823-9994 (add $1 per ticket for processing with a credit card). Tickets to the concert are $20, and as always, coffee and goodies are included. The matinee concert begins at 3 p.m. Doors open at 2:30 p.m.
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More Arts & Entertainment Continued from page 7 Friday, Oct. 19 at 7:30. Tickets cost $10. â€˘ â€œFrankensteinâ€™s Baby,â€? Sunday, Oct. 27, 2 and 4 p.m. Tickets cost $6.
College Community Services, Family Learning Center â€˘ Art class, Thursdays in October except Oct. 31, 11:15 a.m. until 12:45 p.m. Materials provided.
Downtown Tehachapi â€˘ Trunk or Treat, sponsored by Main Street Tehachapi, Oct. 31, 5 until 7 p.m. along Robinson Street. Contact Main Street for more info, 822-6519.
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Maturango Museum â€˘ Brush â€˜n Blush art activity event and fundraiser, Oct. 24, 2:30 until 5 p.m. â€˘ Death Valley field trip, Oct. 26 at 8 a.m.
San Joaquin Valley Bakersfield Community Theatre
â€˘ Holka Polka, a fairy tale childrenâ€™s play, begins Oct. 11 and runs Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through Oct. 26.
Fox Theater â€˘ Three Faces of the King: An American Legend!, Oct. 26, 8 p.m. Tickets cost $34.50-$74.50.
â€˘ Guns â€˜n Hoses charity boxing event, Oct. 19, 6 p.m. Tickets cost $10-$35. â€˘ Vince Gill, Oct. 25, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $37-$90.
â€˘ David Nail, Oct. 17 â€˘ Monty Byrom, The Buckaroos, Oct. 18 and 19. â€˘ The Mavericks, Oct. 23. â€˘ Aaron Lewis, Oct. 29.
D I R E C T O RY
Where Love and Joy Abound Worship Service Time: Sun. 10:00 a.m. Child care available Cummings Valley Elementary School 24220 Bear Valley Road 661-822-1400 TehachapiShepherd@yahoo.com www.SOTHChurch.org Knowing the Shepherd and making Him known
9:30 am .....Bible Study (for all ages) 10:45 am ...Sunday Worship 7:00 pm .....Friday Celebrate Recovery 1049 S. Curry Street â€˘ Tehachapi, CA 93561 661-822-3138 www.fbctehachapi.com
20413 Brian Way â€˘ (661) 805-8020 Sunday School: 9:00 a.m. Sunday Worship: 10:15 a.m. SGCTehachapi@hotmail.com Thursday Fellowship Group: 6:30 p.m.
TEHACHAPI COMMUNITY CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH United Church of Christ
A Progressive Christian Church 10:30am Worship & Sunday School
100 E. â€œEâ€? St. (disability access)
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Tehachapi Valley United Methodist Church Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors - Pastor Bert Roper
Tehachapi Mountain Vineyard New Location At: Sunday Worship 9am & 11am Full Childrenâ€™s Ministry at both services 502 East Pinon â€˘ 822-9313 MS & HS Youth Group at 11am
Worship 10:00 am www.tehachapiumc.org 661-822-1440 â€˘ 20400 Backes Ln. - Corner of Schout & Backes
An associate fellowship of the Desert Vineyard, Lancaster, CA
St. Malachy Roman Catholic Church Father Michael Cox
Masses: Saturday ........................5:30 p.m. Sunday...........................8:00 & 10 a.m. Confessions Saturday ......4:00-5:00 p.m. Spanish Mass 12:00 Noon
Mill & West E. St. | 822-3060 | Office: 407 West E St. | StMalachyOffice@gmail.com
GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH AND PRESCHOOL 329 S. Mill Street
Church Phone: 822-6817
School Phone: 823-7740
Senior Pastor: Rev. Daniel T. Alsop, Sunday Worship at 8:30 & 11:00 a.m. Preschool Director: Ulla Bennett, Six Weeks Through Age 5, 6AM to 6PM
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Tehachapi Ca Chapel Tehachapi lvary Chapel Calvary Seventh-day Adventist Church SATURDAY Worship Senior Pastor Michael Clark 20335 Woodford-Tehachapi Rd., Tehachapi 93561 Between (Schout and Highline) â€˘ (661) 822-1174
Pastor Erwin Joham
11 AM Sabbath School 9:30 AM
Thursday Service: 7:00 PM Sunday Service 9:00 AM & 10:45 AM Sunday School and Nursery
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Child care is only available for 10:45 Sunday service & Thursday at 7:00 p.m.
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The Weekender — Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Cool Cooking with Red Hot Tomatoes (Family Features) Ketchup may be the first thing you think of when tomatoes are mentioned. But tomatoes are also the main ingredients in many other delicious meals. "Tomatoes are incredibly versatile, buy them when in season for the best taste and texture," said Chef Justin Timineri, executive chef and culinary ambassador, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. "When in season, tomatoes are always on the top of my shopping list." Find more "Cool Cooking with Red Hot Tomatoes" recipes at bit.ly/fltomatoes.
Tomato Cornbread Servings: 6 to 10
• 1 box cornbread mix • 1 Florida onion, diced small • Olive oil • Sea salt and fresh ground black pepper to taste • 1 cup Jack cheese, grated • 2 large Florida tomatoes, chopped Follow directions on cornbread box to mix batter. Preheat oven as listed on cornbread box instructions. Preheat a large cast iron skillet over
medium heat. Add diced onion and drizzle of olive oil to cast iron skillet. Season onion with salt and pepper to taste, and cook onion until tender. Fold half of cheese into cornbread batter. Pour cornbread batter into pan with onions. Add remaining cheese to top of cornbread mixture. Add diced tomatoes to top of cornbread mixture. Bake as directed on box. Remove from oven when golden brown and cooked throughout. Let cool slightly and serve warm. Kids Can: Pour cornbread batter into pan with adult supervision. Grown Up Alert: Have an adult help with oven.
Pita Perfect Servings: 2
• 1 whole-wheat pita pocket • 2 teaspoons light mayonnaise • 1/2Florida tomato, sliced • 1/2 Florida avocado, sliced • 2 leaves Florida lettuce • 4 pieces low-sodium bacon, cooked Slice pita pocket in half and spread with 1 teaspoon of mayonnaise on the inside of each half. Stuff each pita half with 2 slices tomato, 2 slices avocado, 1 lettuce leaf and 2 slices of bacon. Kids Can: Help stuff the ingredients into pita pockets. Grown Up Alert: Adults may need to help slice tomatoes and avocados.
Tomato Basil Soup Servings: 4 to 6
• 2 tablespoons olive oil • 1 large onion, diced • 2 tablespoons garlic, chopped fine • 5 large fresh Florida tomatoes, chopped • 1 teaspoon sugar • 1 tablespoon tomato paste • 1/2 cup fresh basil leaves, chopped (save 4 to 6 for garnish) • 3 cups low sodium vegetable stock • 1/2 cup heavy cream • Sea salt and fresh ground black pepper to taste • Sour cream for garnish, if desired Preheat a medium-sized stock pot over
medium heat. Add olive oil to preheated pot. Carefully, add onion and garlic. Cook onions and garlic until almost translucent. Add tomatoes, sugar, tomato paste, fresh basil and vegetable stock. Simmer ingredients for at least 20 minutes. Puree soup in blender or with an emersion blender. Be very careful when pureeing hot ingredients. Add cream to soup, and stir to combine. Season soup with salt and pepper to taste. Serve with crusty bread. Garnish with basil leaves and sour cream. Kids Can: Help add the ingredients to the pot with adult supervision.
Spaghetti with Marinara Sauce Servings: 8
• 1 large fresh Florida tomato, crushed • 1 cup tomato sauce • 1 tablespoon minced garlic • 2 teaspoons dried parsley • 1/2 teaspoon salt • 1 tablespoon fresh basil leaves, chopped (save 4 to 6 for garnish) • 1/4 teaspoon fresh ground black pepper • 1 pound spaghetti • 1 tablespoon Parmesan cheese In a large saucepan, combine crushed tomato, tomato sauce, minced garlic, parsley, salt, basil and pepper. Cover. Bring to boil. Lower heat and simmer, with cover, for 30 to 45 minutes. As end of simmering time nears, cook spaghetti in large pot of boiling salted water until al dente. Cover spaghetti with marinara sauce. Garnish with basil leaves and Parmesan cheese. Serve warm. Kids Can: Garnish meal. Source: Fresh from Florida and Florida Specialty Crop Foundation
Tehachapi Dermatology GENERAL, COSMETIC & LASER DERMATOLOGY Come join us for a walk to breakfast between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to noon Kick off Breast Cancer Awareness Month with a walk to celebrate our survivors, support those going through treatment, and remember those we have lost to breast cancer.
Registration and walk 1st 100 • Start at Yogurt Junction 117 East F Street to Register at $35 Breakfast follows walk receive Brigthon • At the Tehachapi Senior Center 500 East F Street Pink Lipstick Charm Saturday, October 5, 2013 1 in 8 women will be diagnosed with breast cancer and, if diagnosed early, there is over a 96% survival rate.
1st 35 to Register at $100 receive the 2013 Brighton Power of Pink bracelet
Minimum Donation $15.00 Due by September 16 to guarantee breakfast. Registration Time: 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. The walk takes approximately 30 minutes
For more information contact the Links for Life office
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013 — The Weekender
It’s a only Toxic Roundup!
Household Hazardous Waste
Drop-off Collection Event ...One Day Only!
Tehachapi Landfill 12001 Tehachapi Blvd. Saturday, October 5, 2013 9:00 am - Noon
Transportation Guidlines Transport no more than 15 gallons or 125 pounds of waste per trip. Make sure containers are not leaking and are properly labeled. Keep wastes separated and away from passengers. Automotive Fluids Batteries Fluorescent Light Bulbs Household Cleaners
Paint Pesticides Pool Chemicals Sharps
TEHACHAPI NEWS PHOTOS BY CLAUDIA ELLIOTT
The Philip S. Raine rest area at Tipton is a visual delight. Two dozen panes share the valley’s history and culture with travelers.
Highway 99 rest area boasts artful interpretation of San Joaquin Valley BY CLAUDIA ELLIOTT TEHACHAPI NEWS
Kern County Residents Only. No Business Waste accepted at this event. For more Info call the Kern County Waste Management Department at 800-552-KERN, Option 6 or check us out on the web at www.KernCountyWaste.com
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The Weekender — Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Much more than just a rest area
This panel, with the story of Tulare Lake, is typical of the collection on display at the Philip S. Raine Safety Roadside Rest Area.
Continued from page 12 side Rest Area Master Plan, prepared in April 2011, the average annual daily traffic along that stretch of the 99 is 45,000 cars and just under six percent of those vehicles stop at the rest area each day. It's too bad more people don't stop as an $8.5 million renovation has turned the rest area named for a former chief of the state Division of Highways into a grand display of the history and culture of the San Joaquin Valley. On each side of the highway the shade structure in front of the restrooms now boasts 24 panels that tell the story of the San Joaquin, from the native Yokuts to early and presentday agriculture, development of cities and the culture,
including tributes to people of the valley including Buck Owens, William Saroyan and Cesar Chavez. Surrounded by cornfields, with the Sierra Nevada to the east, the rest area doubles as an artful interpretive center. Shade trees and grass, covered picnic tables, restrooms and water fountains provide the traveler with the typical amenities, but the custommade drain covers with a tule motif honoring the plant for which Tulare County was named and the names of fruits and vegetables grown in the valley stamped into concrete carry the theme well beyond what you would expect. Exeter resident, historian and publisher Chris Brewer consulted on the project and
Large colorful panels at the Philip S. Raine Safety Roadside Rest Area tell the story of the San Joaquin Valley. provided images for the designers. Brewer is the greatgrandson of Colonel Thomas Baker, for whom the city of Bakersfield is named. So, the next time you're
headed that way, make a stop at the Philip S. Raine rest area — wherever you've been or are headed, this stop will enrich your journey through the San Joaquin Valley.
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013 — The Weekender
Saving seeds for next year’s garden BY ROSE CERTINI MASTER GARDENER
As shorten and temperatures cool ever so slightly, a gardener’s attention turns from harvesting backyard bounty to saving seed to start next year’s crop.
It’s easy to dry these little pent-up bundles of potential energy and poke them in the ground in spring. The hard part comes early on - as in now - in studying which plants stayed pure enough to save from, and which got
“crossed” during the summer, rendering them unreliable sources of genetic material. Keeping a seed line unmarred can be tricky, but don’t lose sleep over it – if things get mixed up you can always go to the nearest nurs-
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ery or online to buy another packet. Seeds come from the store in two styles: hybrid and open-pollinated, with the latter sometimes further defined as “heirloom,” meaning the seed line has been around 50 or 60 years. Hybrids are known for producing fruits of uniform size, heavy crops and good disease-resistance, but unfortunately hybrid seed doesn’t breed true to type, so the seed you save today planted and grown to maturity won’t produce fruit that looks or tastes like the parent. Open-pollinated plants on the other hand reliably pass along the exact same traits from one season to the next. So how do you know what you’ve got? If you still have it, go back to the seed packet and look for the words “heirloom” or “hybrid” next to the varietal name. Some seed companies print “F1,” after the name, which also means hybrid. If the envelope doesn’t specify, go online to see how other seed companies regard your seed variety. The next things to know are how the plants in question spread their pollen: by insect, wind, or by self (internally
Sliced vegetables show the seeds drying in the tomato fruit. prior to blossom). Self-pollinators such as beans, peas and most modern tomatoes are easy to save seeds from: they pollinate themselves early while the bloom is still closed, so crossing is not an issue. You can grow plants of differing variety next to each other and still collect the seed. Potato-leafed tomatoes, eggplant, okra and peppers tend toward self-pollination but may also allow insect activity, so isolate varieties with as much space as you can spare. Cucumbers, melons and squash are a different matter. Bees and other bugs can move pollen up to a quarter-mile, while corn pollen whisked along by the wind can pollinate corn a half-mile or more down the road. To get around this limitation, stagger planting dates by a month and use varieties known to be early or
late, so the first puts on fruit before the second gets to the blossoming stage. For example early white bush scallop squash can be easily followed by trombetta squash. Life would be easy growing only one variety each of cucumber, melon, squash or corn, but wouldn’t that be boring – lacking that special spark of horticultural or culinary challenge. Plus, it’s not as if you have to save every type of seed every season – most keep good in storage anywhere from two to 10 years, depending on plant type and variety. For the nitty-gritty on how to save from most species of edible plants, check out Seed to Seed, by Ashworth, New Seed Starters Handbook, by Nancy Bubel, and web sites howtosaveseeds.com, fedcoseeds.com, seedsavers.org, and motherearthnews.com.
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The Weekender — Wednesday, September 25, 2013
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013 — The Weekender
Practical Money Matters
Don't dawdle on student loan search BY JASON ALDERMAN CONTRIBUTING WRITER
Millions of young Americans recently began their senior year of high school. If your kid is among them, he or she is probably busy juggling homework, extracurricular activities and maybe a part-time job – all while trying to savor the last official year of childhood and simultaneously prepare for impending adulthood. You, on the other hand, are likely just wondering how the heck you're going to pay for college. College may be a year away, but scholarship and loan application deadlines are just around the corner. As you'll soon learn, there are tons of decisions to make and documents to fill out. Plus,
some states award aid on a first-come, first-served basis, meaning funds for your child's dream school could be exhausted by the time you get your paperwork together. If that doesn't make you want to get the jump on financial aid, I don't know what will. Your first step is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form, which is required by virtually all colleges, universities and career schools for federal student aid, as well as for most aid from states and individual colleges. It's easiest to file an FAFSA online at www.fafsa.ed.gov You can also get a hard copy from your child's school or by calling 1-800-4-FED-AID. The FAFSA filing deadline for fed-
eral loans isn't until June 30, 2014, but many state and individual school deadlines fall months earlier. Many types of student aid are available to help cover costs at four-year colleges and universities, community colleges, and trade, career or technical schools, including: Hundreds of thousands of free scholarships and fellowships are awarded each year. Visit www.finaid.org/scholarships for helpful tips. Federal Pell Grants are needs-based grants given to low-income students to pursue post-secondary education. The maximum annual Pell Grant amount is $5,500; but students can receive Pell Grants for no more than 12 semesters. They need not be repaid.
Federal Supplemental Education Opportunity Grants for up to $4,000 a year are awarded to undergraduates demonstrating exceptional financial need. Federal Work-Study provides part-time jobs for undergraduate and graduate students with financial need, allowing them to earn money to help pay education expenses. Low-interest Federal Perkins Loans are for students who demonstrate exceptional financial need. They are "subsidized," meaning the government pays yearly interest while students are enrolled. They have no origination or default fees. Direct Stafford Loans are low-interest federal government loans with no origina-
tion fee and come in two varieties: needs-based "Subsidized" loans for undergraduate students where the government pays the yearly interest while students are enrolled; and "Unsubsidized," for undergraduate and graduate students of any income level, where students are responsible for interest that accrues while enrolled. Private Education Loans are offered by lenders to students and parents to supplement government loans. They aren't government-guaranteed or subsidized and typically carry higher interest rates, although you can borrow greater amounts. Details and rates vary widely. Some colleges sponsor their own loans to students and parents. Interest rates
may be lower than federal loans. Check each college's aid materials to see if they're available. PLUS loans are federal loans that graduate or professional-degree students and parents of dependent undergraduate students can use to pay for education expenses. They are made through participating schools at a fixed interest rate. There is an origination fee. Visit the Federal Student Aid site (studentaid.ed.gov ) and www.FinAid.org for complete explanations of the different types of grants/loans, calculators and many other tools. Jason Alderman directs Visa's financial education programs. To Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter: www.twitter.com/PracticalMoney
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The Weekender — Wednesday, September 25, 2013
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NOTICE OF VACANCY TEHACHAPI VALLEY HEALTHCARE DISTRICT CITIZENS’ BOND OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE September 3, 2013 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. 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. 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 email@example.com, or mail to the following: 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
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21629 Golden Star Blvd. 2+1, garage, 2 yrs old. $695 + $695 sec. 661-549-1919 3 BDRM+2 BATH, 3 Car Gar in the City, $950+Dep 661-972-2876 or 858-6198 FREE RENTAL LIST available. 4 Seasons Realty. 117 S. Mill St. 822-RENT EHO 4 Seasons Realty www.4seasonsrentals.com www.4seasonsrentals.co m
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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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MOVE-IN READY! This charming 4BR/
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BEAUTIFUL & CHARMING! 3BR/2.5BA
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
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
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CUSTOM VIEW HOME on 1 ACRE in BVS!
3BR/3BA, apprx. 2,300 sq. ft., Exquisite formal entry. Split wing floor plan, with sep. formal dining room & study, High ceilings, Brazilian hardwood floors, french doors, plantation shutters, fenced rear patio, lawn & garden. Three car garage. $359,000 #9967139 COME SEE! 11AM-2PM
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BEAUTIFUL SPANISH STYLE HOME 3BR/ 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 #9967072 COME SEE! 11AM-2PM
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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
custom built, split-wing home, 3BR/2BA, open floor plan, great room w/built-in cabs, chef’s ideal kitchen, granite counters, sep. formal dining room w/coffered ceiling, beautiful master suite w/sitting area, walk-in & built-in cabs & rear deck $379,000 #9967189 CALL US TO
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apprx. 3,124 sq.ft., 2 story home with 2 living areas, 2 dining areas, beautiful kitchen with pantry, office, and 2 patio areas for all those visitors. Bedrooms are upstairs, master suite features a walk in closet with window, double vanity, jetted tub, separate room with shower/ toilet. Indoors or out, you will love the gorgeous views! $409,000 #9967002
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MULTI-FAMILY LOT! Here’s a unique opportunity Downtown on this multifamily lot with water, electric and natural gas available. Check it out and see if this is the perfect investment property for you! Owner may finance. $30,000 #9965891
DOWNTOWN DELIGHT! Cute 2003
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 miss-out. Call to see this home today! $149,900 #9966529
OPEN HOME, SEPT. 28 1329 FAIR OAK DR.
Spacious main 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
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CROWN JEWEL OF GOLDEN HILLS WEST! An eclectic country wonderland, 1.5 acres, 4BR/ 2.75BA, apprx. 3,753 sq.ft., a wonderful Family rm with fireplace, sunny Living Rm, dramatic Great rm within a natural setting of boulders, oaks, shade trees, amazing views! Finished basement living area, too. An amazing property. Come See! $549,000 #9967291
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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, nice kitchen with island. Cozy fireplace for cold winter nights, vaulted ceilings, indoor laundry room, updated guest bathroom. Leveled yard, round rail fencing added +covered patio! $169,000 #9967158
SO CUTE! Enjoy the beauty and convenience of Golden Hills in this 3BR/1.75BA, apprx. 1,395 sq.ft. home on a very large cul-de-sac lot. Carpet and tile, oak cabinets in kitchen, nicely fenced yard & RV parking. Hurry! $133,900 #9967203
apprx. 1,808 sq.ft., fireplace, french doors, sep. laundry room, new a/c, huge covered patio. lots of lawn front and rear with completely fenced and landscaped yard. Plenty of room for RV! $182,000 #9966237 CALL US TO SEE OTHER WONDERFUL PROPERTIES IN GOLDEN HILLS
located directly across from Tehachapi Hospital. Present use is for a Pediatric medical office. Four exam rooms, a Lg reception room, all set up to use as a medical office. Detached garage with alley access. $189,500 #9966562
STALLION SPRINGS OPEN HOME, SEPT. 28 28101 STALLION SPRINGS DR.
BEAUTIFUL 2-story Heritage Oaks home
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! $249,900 #9967202 COME SEE! 10AM-1PM
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 COME SEE! 10AM-1PM
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U CED RE D LOVELY 3BR/2.5BA, apprx. 1,552 sq.ft. home well maintained by the original owners. On 1.81 acres, beautiful oaks, this house features well designed step-saving kitchen with amazing amount of storage, nice living room with river rock fireplace, enclosed patio/sunroom adds almost 200 sq ft, oversized garage, low-maint Landscaping. $237,000 #9967070 P SALE
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 49513 Alan Ave. Tehachapi City: 3BR + 2BA, 2 car garage. Plenty of room for a garage workshop! Serve up some outdoor fun in the large fenced backyard! $850.00 a month and $850.00 security deposit. 19201 Quail Stallion Springs: VIEWS OF THE SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY Beautiful 3 Bed 2 Bath home in Stallion Springs with fantastic views of the San Joaquin Valley. Oak trees, composite deck, vaulted ceilings, finished basement with bath. Also set up for high speed internet. $1500.00 a month + $1500 security deposit APARTMENTS 307 S. Robinson St. Tehachapi City: Large 2 + 1 apartment in downtown location. Large bedrooms with bright, open floor plan.Sunken living room and fresh paint. A must see! $600.00 a month + $600.00 security deposit
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PROPERTY MANAGEMENT AWESOME 4BR/3BA, apprx 2,732 sq.ft. home with office/den. Custom built on peaceful culdesac with panoramic views. Open floor plan with split-wing design. Dream kitchen with cherry wood cabinets, stainless applcs, laminate flooring, walk-in pantry & gorgeous counters. Superb location on private well w/ public electricity!$360,000 #9967163
U CED RE D LIGHT, OPEN & AIRY! hilltop retreat! Spacious –
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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.
Note: The numbers in this graph represent the sum of the listing sides and the selling sides of closed home transactions within the geographic boundaries of the Tehachapi Area Association of REALTORS® Multiple Listing Service (MLS) for the top ten offices. This data is for the period January 1, 2013 through August 31, 2013. This information is deemed to be reliable, but has not been verified and is not guaranteed by the MLS. Not included are 110 sides sold in the local area by over 24 other offices or the 82 sides sold outside the designated geographic boundaries of the Tehachapi MLS by MLS member offices.
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SOLD IN 3 WEEKS…Exceptionally maintained
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OWNER MAY FINANCE! Gorgeous 3BR/2BA,
U CED RE D OWNER FINANCING! A very nice 3 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! $150,000 #996687
21632 Golden Hills Blvd. Golden Hills: Great Location 2+1 with many upgrades throughout. This unit has been completely redone with tile and granite throughout. Great two tone paint with beautiful crown molding. This is a higher end apartment that is a must see. $650 a month + $650 security. 1421 Cimarron Tehachapi City: Town Home style. 1/2 OFF FIRST MONTH RENT WITH 1 YEAR LEASE. 2 + 1.5 apartment. Great floor plan with one car attached garage. Located in the city limits close to shopping. Small back yard. $750.00 a month + $750.00 security deposit
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, gravel drive & hookups. On sewer, natural gas. Must See! $304,500 #9967122
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SOON TO BE AWESOME! New Construction:
3BR/2BA, apprx 1,763 sq.ft + Office, split-wing design, open living rm with fireplace, energy efficient kitchen with tile flooring, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, pantry & beautiful warm cabinets. Purchase early, take part in creating your dream by choosing colors for paint, carpet, granite. $228,500 #9967278
TOO LATE! Enjoy this beautiful 3BR/1.75BA
well maintained split-wing home offering tile counters in kitchen and bathrooms. Home sits on a 0.28 acre fully fenced lot with great views of the mountains and valley.Also Hooked to Stallion Springs sewer. $158,900 #9966747 CALL TO SEE OTHER
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