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AUG. 30 • Labor Day Sierra Arts & Crafts Festival in Circle Park on Kern River Drive in Kernville begins and runs through Sept. 2. Information: 760-378-4109, krvaa.org.

AUG. 31 • “Go Native Dayâ€? at Centennial Plaza, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

SEPT. 5 • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus: Built to Amaze! Show goes through Sept. 8 at the Rabobank Arena; tickets cost $20$75.

SEPT. 6 • Night of the Crescent Moon, a musical evening with Gary Mazzola and friends, at the Beekay Theatre, 7:30 p.m. Tickets cost $15. • MC Hammer opens Lancaster

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Performing Arts Center’s 2013/2014 season opens at 8 p.m.

SEPT. 7 • Craft Boutique, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. at St. Jude Anglican Church, 1200 S. Curry St.

SEPT. 9 • Tehachapi Christian Arts Fellowhip, a new organization, will hold its first meeting Sept. 9 at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 1049 S. Curry St. • Beginning and intermediate watercolor class with Jim Walsh starts at Treasure Trove; runs through Oct. 14, Mondays, 5 until 7:30 p.m. Walk-ins welcome.

SEPT. 10 • Plein Air Oil Painting with Valerie Provines, begins at Treasure Trove and runs through Oct. 15, Tuesdays from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m.

• 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

City Slickers • Line dancing lessons, Wednesday and Sunday, 7 until 9 p.m. • Karaoke, Thursday, 7 p.m. until close. • DJ, Friday, Saturday, 9 p.m. until close.

Dog House Saloon • DJ Diablo, every Thursday 8 p.m. until close; Friday and Saturday, 9 p.m. until close.

Domingo’s Mexican and Seafood Restuarant • Karaoke 7:30 until 11 p.m., Wednesdays.

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• Open Mic and Acoustic Jam every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Sign up at the door to perform music or read poetry.

Music provided during dinner hours, as follows: • Bear Mountain Boys, 1st Friday • The Geezers, 2nd Friday

• Free concert on Saturday nights, 6 until 8 p.m. Refreshments served See MORE/Page 3

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Gary Allan and Sheryl Crow take the stage at Rabobank Arena on Sept. 15 at 7 p.m. Tickets range in price from $33 to $73. Continued from page 2 at intermission.

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VFW Post #5948 Open to veterans, current service members and guests of vets; schedule as follows: • Karaoke with Erik, 1st and 3rd Fridays, 7 until 11 p.m. • Pool Tournaments: 8-ball on Tuesday nights and 9ball on Thursday nights, 7:30 until 10:30 p.m.

Exhibits and Museums Maturango Museum Free admission for members; $5 for non-members. • “Art in Touch” traveling exhibition of tactile and interactive art runs

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 exhibitions opening Sept. 19 include select works from BMOA’s education programs. All exhibits on display through Jan. 6.

CALM • Twilight, nighttime hours at the zoo, 5 until 8 p.m., Saturdays in July and August. Picnics encouraged. Admission is $1 off.

Feline Conservation Center • Twilight Tours through

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Shows Gaslight Melodrama • “Rosedale” (like “Dallas” but funnier) runs through Sept. 14 Friday and Saturday performances at 7 p.m., Sunday matinees, 2 p.m. Info at themelodrama.com. • It All Happened at the Kern County Fair, Sept. 27 through Nov. 16.

Special Events Antelope Valley Fairgrounds • 75th Annual Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival at Antelope Valley Fairgrounds begins; runs through Aug. 25. Information: 661-948-6060.

Jennifer’s Terrace • The Market Place, Thursdays, 5 until 8 p.m., through Sept. 19.

Tehachapi Senior Center • Line Dancing, Mondays 1 until 3 p.m. • Wood carving, Tuesdays, See MORE/Page 4

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Kawaiisu invite public to a day of ‘cultural sharing’

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With the passage of time comes change - in culture, ideas, language and art. Unless a concerted effort is made to preserve a people’s heritage, it will pass like time. The Kawaiisu Language and Cultural Center was formed to preserve the native tribe’s ancestry, along with other native California tribes’ history. Members of the center welcome non-natives, indicating their interest in sharing their traditions. In an effort to spread and embrace public curiosity, the center is sponsoring “Go Native Day” on Aug. 31, from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. in Centennial Plaza on South Green Street. Julie Turner, one of the event organizers, explained the purpose of the event. “It’s not a pow wow, but a cultural sharing,” Turner said. “A lot of [native] people just come to socialize and listen to the music and watch the dancing.” The day will feature vendors, demonstrations, activities like basket weaving, storytelling in native languages with translations, live music, traditional native dancers and food provided by Red House BBQ. The restaurant was the original host of “Go Native Day” in its previous two years, but Turner said attendance grew so dramatically that Red House could no longer accomodate them. The owner,

PHOTOS BY JON HAMMOND

Chemehuevi artisan Mary "Weegi" Claw demonstrated how to make traditional coiled baskets at last year’s “Go Native Day. really like working with the Kawaiisu is because they welcome non-native people,” she said. Turner said turnout for the event has averaged about 500 people. Admission for adults costs $5 and children ages 12 and younger are free. All activities and food are included in the admission price. “We’re trying to promote cultural awareness,” Turner said. “A lot of people don’t know that we have a thriving native community in our backyard.” Main cover photo: Diana Almendariz, a Maidu and Wintun woman, demonstrates how duck decoys were traditionally made using tules.

More Arts & Entertainment Continued from page 3 10 a.m. until noon

Art Classes Treasure Trove • Introduction to earth clay with Gloria Moore. Tuesdays, 3 until 5 p.m. • Acrylic painting class with Susan Cunningham, 2 until 4 p.m. through Sept. 8. Walk-ins accepted.

College Community Services, Family Learning Center • Art class with tools, paints, canvass and other materials provided. Thursdays in August, 11 a.m. until 1 p.m.

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Mano Lujan, continues to be a supporter of the center and the event. Vendors and leaders of activities must be native, but not necessarily of the Kawaiisu, Turner said. Although the language and cultural center emphasizes Californian tribes and most of those who come fall into that category, Turner underlined that tribes from other regions are welcome, too. She referred to the Kawaiisu language and cultural traditions as “dying art forms.” “We have to generate interest from our youth,” Turner said. “There are some grassroots families that do practice a lot of these traditions. When we learn something new [from them], we want to introduce it into our community.” Kawaiisu Language and Cultural Center project coordinator Laura Grant said “Go Native Day” is part of the group’s effort to spread awareness about native people. “For everyone to [appreciate] the native language and values, they have to first recognize and understand them,” Grant said. “Most practices are held close within the family. [The day] is an opportunity to share the language and culture so people can understand why it’s important.” She said non-natives are gladly received because the group wants them to come and enjoy the traditions. Grant said she is not native. “One of the reasons I

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Tehachapi Beekay Theatre • Red Velvet Cake War opens Sept. 20. Friday and Saturday shows at 7:30 p.m. through Oct. 12; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. through Oct. 13.

Fiddlers Crossing • Angelo M., acoustic blues singer/songwriter, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $15. • Berkley-Hart, folk singersongwriter duo, Sept. 28 at 7 See MORE/Page 6

Go Native Day Aug. 31, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Centennial Plaza, South Green Street Adults, $5; children 12 and under free. Activities and food included in admission. Cover photos at right, top to bottom: Native dancers like this respected elder celebrate to the sound of traditional drumming and singing. Milo Lujan makes a dreamcatcher using a paper plate, one of many activities for children, during the 2012 “Go Native Day.” Nuwa (Kawaiisu or Paiute) elder Luther Girado tells a story in the Nuwa language at last year’s “Go Native Day.”

Red Velvet Baking Contest In the run up toTehachapi Community Theatre's season opener, The Red Velvet Cake War opening September 20th in Tehachapi's BeeKay Theatre a red velvet baking contest is to be held. This is “Tehachapi's Red Velvet Cookoff.” The rules are simple, on September 6th at 5:00 PM, come to Centennial Plaza, which is next to the BeeKay on Green St, with your best red velvet dessert (cake, cupcakes, cookies, etc.) to be able to provide samples for about forty. There are to be two phases. First there will be celebrity judges that will pick their favorite. Second, the public (for a small donation to TCT) will be given a chance to sample some of these desserts and vote for their favorite. Participants will be awarded a ticket to see The Red Velvet Cake War. Winners (both judges and public favorites) will be given gift certificates redeemable for tickets to TCT shows. And the public is asked to participate by coming out September 6th (First Friday) to Centennial Plaza to help pick the best red velvet dessert in Tehachapi.


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The Tehachapi Gandy Dancers get together to enjoy socializing, music and dancing.

Join the fun and learn to square dance BY KAY KLINKER CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Square dancing is one of the best exercises around for people of all states of health and fitness. The Tehachapi Gandy Dancers is starting a class for beginning dancers and for those who have danced before, but may need a brush up. The club instructor, Rod Shupping, is very experienced in teaching beginners and has great selections of music and songs. If you can walk, you can square

dance. Club members will be on hand to dance with the new class members and make sure you have a good time learning the calls. Square dancing is a very social activity and you are sure to make good friends. We dance, we laugh and we have great refreshments. Weekly classes begin Wednesday, Sept. 11 at the Tehachapi Community Church, 100 E. “E” St. The first class is free, then classes are $6. For more information call Linda at 821-0493 or Kay at 821-1621.

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• Blackbeard the Pirate, presented by Missoula Children’s Theatre, Sept. 20 at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $5 for youth, $15 for adults. • Antelope Valley Jazz Horizons, Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $20. • Hungarian State Folk Ensemble, Hungarian Rhapsody; Sept. 28, 8 p.m. Tickets cost $12-$45.

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BVSCAA hosting archeological presentation BY LINDA COVERDALE CONTRIBUTING WRITER

On Sunday, Sept. 8, the Bear Valley Springs Cultural Arts Association will present another of the popular Insight Series about prehistoric pictographs in Mexico. The event will begin at 4 p.m. and will be held in the Equestrian Center Lounge. The meeting will feature a presentation by Jeanette Pauer on the efforts of The Shumla School, an internationally recognized education and archeological research center located on the Pecos River just west of Del Rio, Texas, to record and document this worldclass rock art. Shumla launched the

Lower Pecos Rock Art Recording and Preservation project in 2009, the most intensive rock art documentation project ever undertaken in the region. The presentation will include a visual tour through many of the rock art shelters in the Lower Pecos region, a history of paint making and the future of rock art in archeology. Pauer attended the University of New Hampshire for ceramics and pottery. During her summer months she apprenticed with Sandi Brown, of Pfafftown Pottery in North Carolina. Brown was the only contemporary female artist showing her work in

the Museum of Fine Arts in North Carolina. Pauer transferred her junior year to Texas Tech University. In Texas she began to explore glass and glass blowing. She was fortunate enough to study under Terry Crenshaw, a Chule disciple. In 2011 Pauer became the assistant deputy executive director of The Shumla School. In August of 2012 she and her family moved to Tehachapi where she creates artwork from her studio and is active in the local community. Since space for the event is limited, reservations are required by no later than Sept. 5. Call Nancy at 8213534 for reservations or a gate pass.

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dlers from the 1920s-1940s. “Fiddlin’ Down the Track” is sure to bring smiles this year with some vintage Fords on display, great vendors, and of course, music from talented fiddle players. To compete in this event, please be at West Park

Auditorium, 410 W. “D” St., by 1 p.m. Sept. 20 or 8 a.m. Sept. 21 to register. Donations can be mailed to: California State Old Time Fiddlers Association, District #3, PMB 400 785 Tucker Road #G, Tehachapi, CA, 93561.

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Journey

Visiting the giants at Sequoia National Park BY GREGORY D. COOK TEHACHAPI NEWS

North of Lake Isabella and east of Fresno lies a land of extremes. It is a land that rewards the stalwart traveler with the aweinspiring majesty of nature on the grandest of scales, as well as the subtle beauty of a meadow of wildflowers. Sequoia National Park is one of the nation's oldest national parks, having been established in 1890, and is home to over 500 Native American archeological sites, as well as such natural splendors as Mount Whitney, the highest point in the continental United States, Chrystal Cave, a system of marble caverns, Moro Rock, a granitic dome that offers visitors stunning views of the surrounding area, and of course, the majestic Giant Forest, a grove of sequoia trees that contains five of the largest living things on the planet. Getting to the park is best accomplished from the west, by taking Highway 198 out of

the Visalia area, past Lake Kaweah and into the park. The road then takes on the appropriate name of General's Highway as it makes its way past the giant sequoias, many of which are named after famous generals. Among the giant trees from which the park takes its name is the General Sherman Tree. With an estimated weight of more than 2.1 million pounds and a height of 275 feet, the massive tree is the world's largest living thing and is believed to be around 2,000 years old. The Giant Forest, which got its name from famous naturalist John Muir in 1875, contains more than 8,000 of the colossal trees, as well as the Giant Forest Museum, which contains educational exhibits about the ecology of the area. For a better look at the park, visitors can climb to the top of Moro Rock, a granitic dome, that offers views of the sawtoothed mountains of the Great Western Divide to the east and a panoramic vista back toward See MUCH TO SEE/Page 10

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9:30 am .....Bible Study (for all ages) 10:45 am ...Sunday Worship 7:00 pm .....Friday Celebrate Recovery 1049 S. Curry Street • Tehachapi, CA 93561 661-822-3138

Child care is only available for 10:45 Sunday service & Thursday at 7:00 p.m.

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GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH AND PRESCHOOL 329 S. Mill Street

Church Phone: 822-6817

School Phone: 823-7740

Pastor Erwin Joham

11 AM Sabbath School 9:30 AM

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

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

Sunday School: 9:00 a.m. 20413 Brian Way • (661) 805-8020 Sunday Worship: 10:15 a.m. SGCTehachapi@hotmail.com Thursday Fellowship Group: 6:30 p.m.

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Tehachapi Mountain Vineyard Sunday Worship 9am & 11am New Location At: Full Children’s Ministry at both services 502 East Pinon • 822-9313 MS & HS Youth Group at 11am An associate fellowship of the Desert Vineyard, Lancaster, CA

www.desertvineyard.org

Tehachapi Valley United Methodist Church Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors - Pastor Bert Roper

Traditional Worship 10:00 am www.tehachapiumc.org 661-822-1440 • 20400 Backes Ln. - Corner of Schout & Backes


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Home & Garden

A+LUNCHES How much sodium is in your child’s lunchbox?

(Family Features) They need to be able to eat it in

20 minutes or less. They need to be able to open and close all of the containers themselves. And it can't go bad before they eat it. What are we talking about? The lunch your kids take to school each day. What you put in your child's lunchbox might matter more than you realize. A recent study by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found a significant amount of sodium in the foods toddlers commonly eat. It's feared that similar levels of sodium are also found in a number of the foods older kids eat at school every day. As concerns rise about the early onset of high blood pressure, a major risk factor for heart disease, parents may want to re-examine those lunchbox choices. Why does sodium matter? A 2012 study of children and adolescents found that higher sodium consumption was associated with increased blood pressure. This effect was even greater in overweight and obese participants compared to normal weight participants. In addition, research suggests that children's taste for salt develops as they are exposed to it. The less sodium children consume, the less they want it. Children's taste for salt may be reduced if they are exposed to lower sodium diets at a young age. Eating less sodium can help lower blood pressure during childhood, which can help lower the risk of high blood pressure as an adult.

Where's the sodium?

Make-Your-Own Snack Mix Get your kids involved in making this healthy snack mix. Prep time: 5 minutes Cook time: 0 minutes Yields: 4 servings Serving size: 1/2 cup snack mix

What's a parent to do? Here are some tips to help tackle high sodium in your child's lunchbox:

• 1 cup toasted oat cereal • 1/4 cup unsalted dry roasted peanuts (or other unsalted nut) • 1/4 cup raisins • 1/4 cup dried cranberries

• Read food labels and compare the sodium amount in different products, then choose the options with the lowest amounts of sodium. Some varieties of bread can vary from 80 to 230 mg of sodium per slice. That can make a big difference in lunchtime sandwiches. • Pack fresh fruits and vegetables with lunch every day, like a small bag of baby carrots, snow peas, or grape tomatoes. • For a healthy snack, make trail mix using unsalted nuts, dried fruits and whole grain cereal. • When buying prepared meals, look for those with less than 600mg of sodium per serving. By packing a lower sodium school lunch for your children, you are not only setting them up for success in the classroom, but also in life. With your help, your children can develop healthy, low sodium eating habits that will last throughout their lives and help improve their heart health. For additional information about children and sodium and more tips for parents to help lower their family's sodium intake, visit www.cdc.gov/salt.

 

   

Combine all ingredients, and toss well. Serve immediately, or store for later snacking. Tip: Put snack mix in individual snack-sized bags for a great graband-go snack. Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Understanding sodium in foods can be confusing, especially when food that otherwise seems healthy may have high levels of sodium. Most of the sodium we eat doesn't come from the salt shaker, but is found in processed and restaurant foods. This chart shows the Top 10 Sodium Sources for children and adolescents. How many of these have made an appearance in your child's lunchbox?

Top 10 Sodium Sources People Aged 2-19 Years


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Practical Money Matters

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Continued from page 8 the San Joaquin Valley to the west. Moro Rock is 6,725 feet high, but visitors need only "climb" the last 300 feet to reach its summit. A quartermile trail/staircase was carved into the mountain in 1931 to allow guests access to the top. The journey is a relatively easy hike, but it is steep in places; while there are hand rails along most of it, the trail could prove daunting for those with a problem with heights, but the views are well worth the effort, particularly at sunset or sunrise. For a more down-to-earth experience, visitors can tour Crystal Caves, a system of caverns featuring ornate formations of polished marble. Guests can take a variety of guided tours through the caves, including a "Wild Cave" tour, which takes guests off the normal path of the general tours and into some of the caverns' less-traveled regions. Sequoia National Park offers guests a number of lodging choices including 14 campgrounds, many of which have RV hookups. For visitors not in the mood to "rough it," the Wuksachi Lodge offers luxury accommodations in the heart of the park. Sequoia National Park is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, but weather conditions can close certain activities - especially during winter months - so visitors are encouraged to plan ahead and contact the National Park Service by phone at 559-565-3341 or consult its website at nps.gov/seki.

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In 1978, Congress passed legislation proclaiming the first Sunday after Labor Day as National Grandparents Day. Presidents since Jimmy Carter have issued proclamations urging citizens to, in the words of President Barack Obama, "honor those who have helped shape the character of our nation, and thank these role models for their immeasurable acts of love, care and understanding." At a stage in life when many people are already comfortably retired, some 2.7 million grandparents have taken on the responsibility of providing basic needs for their grandchildren, according to data compiled by Generations United. An alarming 21 percent of these vital caregivers live below the poverty line, even though 60 percent are still in the workforce. All told, an estimated 7.8 million children under 18 live in households headed by grandparents or other relatives, including those whose parents are absent due to death, substance abuse, military deployment or other reasons. Ironically, even though many of these "grandfamilies" barely scrape by, they save taxpayers more than $6.5 billion each year by keeping children out of the foster care system. So it only seems fair that many federal, state and local aid programs are available to help these guardian angels provide financial and emotional safety nets for their grandchildren. Among the many difficulties these families sometimes face: • If you become your grandchild's foster parent, you're responsible for dayto-day decisions and care, although the state retains legal custody and pays for the child's care. • Unless you establish some form of legal relationship (custody, guardianship or adoption), the parent may be able to take your grandchild from your home at any time. • In some states, it's difficult to enroll the child in school or get medical care without some form of legal relationship. • Most senior-only housing complexes don't allow child residents – which is legal – so some grandfamilies are forced to move.

However, grandfamilies may be eligible for several federal tax credits: • A Child Tax Credit of up to $1,000 for each qualified grandchild, provided they lived with you for more than half the filing year and are under 17 at year's end. • If you qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit, you may be eligible for an additional amount for grandchildren you support. • A Child and Dependent Care Credit for childcare expenses incurred so you can work or seek employment. • If you adopt your grandchildren, you may be eligible for a nonrefundable Federal Adoption Credit of up to $12,970 per child. In addition, depending on your income and the health/disability status of your grandchildren, you may also be eligible for benefits from Medicaid, your state's Children's Health Insurance Program, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program and numerous other federal, state and local aid programs. Helpful resources for grandfamilies include: • Grandparents Raising Grandchildren, a government-sponsored site at. www.usa.gov, that provides links to various subject-matter experts. • AARP's comprehensive GrandFamilies Guide (at www.aarp.org). • Benefits QuickLINK, an AARP tool to find out whether you or your grandchildren qualify for 15 different public benefits. • GrandFacts, a searchable database at www.aarp.org, where you can locate key state and local resources, foster care policies and services, public benefits, financial and education assistance, and relevant state laws. • Generations United, whose "Grandfamilies" website highlights challenges often faced by these households (www.gu.org/OURWORK/Grandfamilies.aspx). Do something to honor your own grandparents this Grandparents Day. And if you know others who are raising their grandkids, make sure they know about the many available resources. Jason Alderman directs Visa's financial education programs. To Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter: www.twitter.com/PracticalMoney


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A Great Day in the Garden

Fall colors can have a touch of the blues too BY LUCIA SANDY CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Bluebeard, Blue Mist (Caryopteris x clandonensis) Bluebeard is a woody shrub, botanically known as Caryopteris, also known as Blue Spirea or Blue Mist. It is in a family of small shrubs that bloom from late summer to early fall with misty blue flowers and medium green foliage. It dies back to the ground in winter and is considered an herbaceous perennial. The low maintenance shrub is deer resistant, drought tolerant, and disease resistant. It grows best in full sun or light shade and prefers a not

too rich soil that is more dry than wet. It will not tolerate wet, muddy soils, especially in the winter. Bluebeard needs very little fertilizer. Too much fertilizer will make more leafy growth than flowers Butterflies and bees are attracted to the medium blue flowers that bloom on new wood. Any winter damaged branches could be pruned off in early spring without losing any flowers. The plant generally lives three to four years before it needs replacing. Bluebeard grows to 1-3 feet tall with a spread of 3-6 feet and can be used in mixed borders or in a mixed garden. The

attractive blue flowering plant mixes well with red salvia and white daisies for a patriotic look. The airy blue flowers make attractive filler to floral arrangements. The Caryopteris name is Greek in origin meaning “winged nut,” which refers to the small winged fruit that appears after the flowers are spent. This shrub would be a beautiful addition to your summerfall blooming flower garden. It mixes very well with other sun-loving perennials and PHOTO COURTESY OF LUCIA SANDY is great for fall color. Just in time the Bluebeard, Blue Mist (CaryHave a Great Day in the Garden! opteris x clandonensis) makes its late summer, LUCIA SANDY is a member of the Tehachapi early autumn appearance. Rose & Garden Society.

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Services Senior Citizen Services In home care, Local transportation Call Suzanne 661-333-1717 Redo Your Kitchen/Bath New cabinets & countertops Low prices 822-6958 Peter’s Woodwork antique furniture repair & restoration, gen’l carpentry. Call 661-750-2448

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Lost and Found Lost Scissors at Albertson Sentimental Value Item Call 661-972-0674

Notices Lost and Found Lost Dog, missing since 8/19 in BVS. Last seen near clubhouses, a black lab/collie mix, weighs about 85 lbs. His name is Von and he has a blue collar. Please call 821-3534 or 760-902-9129 Lost Ring, bronze, inscription ITIV, REWARD, Please call 661-821-4504.

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Books & Crannies Book Store will be going out of business, come in & use your credit & gift certificates before May 2014. Boutique Consignment Now accepting better quality furniture consignments for our new store opening. 108 W Tehachapi Blvd. For more information: SheridansConsignment @gmail.com 661-304-2853

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

JM HOME REPAIR Low Prices, Qual work, Improvements John, 822-9613 ref. Handyman Available for all work. If it's broken, I can fix it. Kurtis 661-827-7341 Big Mop Cleaning Home/Office Wk/Mth & New Const. 661-373-7487 Alpine Gardening Service Tree Trim, mowing, Wk/Mo. 373-7491 10% off L#015772 Yardwork - Mowing, weed wacking, pruning, clean up. Steve 972-0025 Elderly Care Assist with daily living Clean, cook, & errands 870-723-9998

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Huge Estate Sale! Moving & need to sell! Furniture, antiques, yard art, benches, wagon wheels, pots for plants, bistro table, a garage full of tools, etc. Labor Day Weekend! Starting Aug 30 Friday evening, Sat./Sun/ 7am-2pm Bear Valley Springs Call 477-6618 for info.

3 families selling unneeded stuff from their houses, garages, barn. 20147 Brite St. just off Cummings Valley Rd. 8/30 & 8/31 7am-1pm

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ATTENTION APPLICANTS It is the policy of Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District (TVHD) to accept online applications for any position TVHD requires successful completion of a “drug test” and “criminal background check” by any applicant seriously considered for employment

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Pets and Animals Pets & Livestock

Pets & Livestock

Cooper, 4 yr young male Papillion mix w/beautiful coat, lovable &loyal; adopt cute Cooper by calling Save Tehachapi’s Orphaned Pets (STOP), 661-823-4100, menu #2, pronto.

Utility Trailer 14 ft, side ramp & rear ramp, good cond, $2000 obo, 565-5760

$75 or Less Char-Broil BBQ Grill w/ Cover & Propane Tank $75 Like New 661-823-8476

Emma is a big beautiful girl whose DNA is unknown. She has a gentle nature and gets along with most dogs. Cats are an unknown at this point. Email: haveaheart@bak.rr.com

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

Ginger is a 4 month old female Chihuahua/MinPin puppy. She is a happy-golucky little girl who thinks cats are toys and loves to play with them. Her foster is teaching her good manners. Email: haveaheart@bak.rr.com

Simba, 5 month young, playful male Golden Retriever/Shepherd mix pup (when fully grown, will be 35 pounds). Adopt sweet Simba by calling Save Tehachapi’s Orphaned Pets (STOP), 661-823-4100, menu #2, today.

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Billy is a purebred Heinz 57 puppy. We guesstimate he will be 60-70 lbs when grown. His foster is teaching him basic commands and is housetraining and leash training him. He gets along with dogs and he likes cats. Email: haveaheart@bak.rr.com

Miss Piggy is a Pit Bull, 11 mo, spayed, up on shots, crate & house trained, shy at first, loves playing w/ all dogs & is wonderful w/ babies & kids. Call THS at 661-823-0699 or visit www.tehachapihumane.pet finder.org. This is a community service posting.

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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

“Pretty Girl” is a young, female, adult cat that wants love & attention.The garage is not a good place for her. If you can take this sweet, loving cat into your home call Tehachapi Humane Society at 661-823-0699 or visit www.tehachapihumane.petfinder.org

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APARTMENTS

The hard part has already been done. Permits, grading, retaining walls, perimeter foundation, garage slab, water, electric, tel, Septic System (in progress). Plenty of opportunity to modify details to suit you. Almost 3000sf under roof; Plans feature 4bdrm/4 bath, media room or your own wine cellar with walk out basement. Incredible Valley Views on big 1.7acre lot, Right on Stallion Springs horse trail system, flat with plenty room for horses.

Asking $169k or best offer

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.

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Skittles, wht & tan terrier mix, spayed, micro-chipped, current shots, house & crate trained, good on leash, loves car rides, good w/ kids. For info contact the Tehachapi Humane Society at 661-823-0699 or visit www.tehachapihumane.petfinder.org

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Help Wanted 2 Booths & manicure station for rent at Style Country Salon next to New Restaurant/Shopping Center & Motels. Stations with individual retail cabinets. Recently refurbished. Need both Stylists and Manicurists. 747-1292 Karen 822-5743,823-7227 Drivers - CDL-A Train and Work for Us! Professional, focused CDL training available. Choose Company Driver, Owner Operator, Lease Operator or Lease Trainer. (877) 369-7091 www.CentralTruckDrivingJobs.com (Cal-SCAN) FREE LOST & FOUND ADS. CALL 822-6828 Early Morn & After school care. My house, own trans. 332-8717 or 300-1372 GENERAL OFFICE Computer Literate TOW TRUCK DRIVERMust have clean DMV MECHANIC Must have own Tools All Positions must be able to pass Background Check Bilingual Preferred APPLY IN PERSON 610 BAILEY CT TEHACHAPI INTERSECTION TEHACHAPI BLVD & BAILEY CT 610-823-0112

Hairdressers & Manicurist New Owners, New Look. Very friendly co-workers. 1st Month Free Rent. Contact Cheryl or Dani 661-822-0944 Installer assist w/ installation of window and glass products, will train, salary DOE, must have CA DL, apply in person, Century Glass 20011 Valley Blvd., 661-822-4458 Kieffe & Sons Ford Salesperson needed, no experience necessary. Contact Paul Macfarlane 824-2477 Part Time Help to clean up after Live stock Mon, Wed & Fri 4hrs. Sand Canyon area call 822-4056


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Seeking Administrative Assistant for fast paced professional office, 20-30 hours per week, self motivated and attention to detail a must. Strong computer skills, Excel, Word, FaceBanking/Financial book, experience preferred Fax Resume to (661) 822-7557 Sprung a leak? See the Business & Services Directory for professional help. Stallion Springs Community Services District The Stallion Springs CSD is accepting applications for a Wastewater/Water Operator. Successful applicant must have a minimum of a Grade I Wastewater Treatment Operator License issued by the California SWRCB. Must also have, or obtain within two testing cycles, a Grade I Water Distribution and a Grade I Water Treatment license. Job includes on-call, weekend and holiday hours. Pay Range: $20.40 - $31.40 per hour; plus retirement and benefits package. Applications (available on line: mysscsd.com or at the District Office) due by 9/13/2013 at 4:15 PM. For information: Tyler Napier at 661-822-3268 or tnapier@stallionspringscsd. ccom. om.

Wind Turbine Technician Successful candidate will have 5+ years experience & good understanding of mech-elect-hyd systems on 120KW-1.5MW turbines, experience on Vestas/GE models perferred. Must be willing to work at heights of up to 280’ in extreme weather conditions. Clean DMV record and drug test required. Competitive wages and benefits, local site only. www.windland.com for more info. Send resume to: Windland, Inc. 10901 Cameron Road, Mojave, CA 93501 or e-mail to eric@windland.com

Houses

BVS Condo Condo,, 3 bedrooms, 2 bath, stove, refridgerator, washer, dryer, remodeled kitchen, views, private location, $925/mo, no pets, call Sandy 661-805-3895

Houses HOME FOR RENT Beautifully Renovated Large 2 Bedrooms in Triplex, Fenced Backyard, Small Adult Pet Considered $800 Month + Util. 661-822-3697 HOUSE FOR RENT Beautifully Renovated 2 Bedrooms & Family room, Large Kitchen & Dining Room Combo, Air Conditioned, Sm Fenced Bkyd, Sm Adult Pet Considered $850 Month + Util. 661-822-3697

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Rooms for Rent w/ bath & Tehachapi Automotive is view, all amm, WGH, or lic now accepting applications nurse will take senior, for Smog Licensed Techni- meals & care incl. 823-4646 cian/Mechanic. Call Ray 661-330-4565 661-330-4565

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BVS 2+1+Loft: W/D, Frdge,Micro/Stove/D/wsher 2 Sheds No Gar. 2 + acres $975/mo + dep. 300-1644 Placing an ad is easy. Call 822-6828. TOWN 2 + 1 Lrg, Ktchn/Dine, Sunroom, W/D Hkups, lrg lot , fenced 800+800 sec. 661-599-0633 3 + 1 + Lg dbl Gar., Fenced yrds, in Town, Quiet Neighborhood. Delightful, Light, Airy, $875 (323) 664-5900

Houses SS, SS, 3bd+2ba House, House, 2 Car Garage, New Carpet, Paint, Appliances, 19041 Longhorn Ln. $975mo $1,000dep, Info call Patty 661-203-9389 In Town 3 + 3, Spacious Nice Neighborhood, Fnced Yard, Newly redone $1,200/mo. plus $1,500 dep. 823-7936 823-7936 BVS, 3 bedrooms, 3 bathBVS, rooms, 2200 square feet $1,100.00/month. Spacious, privacy, oaks, views, basement. Valley floor location. 661-303-9270 661-303-9270 FREE RENTAL LIST available. 4 Seasons Realty. 117 S. Mill St. 822-RENT EHO 4 Seasons Realty www.4seasonsrentals.com www.4seasonsrentals.co m Town, 411 Ash, 3+1, new wood floors, fplc. garage, fenced yd, $950, 822-3958 Check out the Tehachapi e Pet & Rescue News every week in the Tehachapi News Weekender.

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GH G H 3+2+ bonus rm, 1700 sq ft, on 1 acre horse prop. Cent heat & air. Super clean, new flooring & paint. $1,150+ dep. 661-724-1186 or 661-202-0898

Beautiful & Well Maintained, 2 bdrm Apts with washer/dryer hookups. Some with garages. All have small back yards. Water & Trash Paid By Owner. Rental Reduction for Ext. Leases Past 12 mo. Contact Laura 661-822-8856 661-822-8856 Good Credit Required or Co-signer.

Golden Hills large 2+2, w/d hkups. No credit check w/ good job $650/mo + $550 dep. Call 331-2347 We are ready to assist you in placing your ad. Call 822-6828

GH. G H. 1+1 W/FP & lrg. closet; coin op lndry. $475 sec, $475mo. water/trash pd. Ref. req. 823-9938 We are here to help you. Call 822-6828

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704 Anita St. 3 bdrm, 2 bath Lg. fenced back yd. Avail. now. Remodeled. $1,050 + dep. or Karen @ 661-632-6574 or Donna @ 310-722-0622

2 + 1 GH, GH, small yard, $500 dep $590/mo. Coin op laundry. 661-345-0307

Golden Hills

Call for details 3+2,, covered patio, Neat 3+2 F/P, new flooring, fenced, Gardner. $1125 + sec. 1 yr. lease. 663-9490 or 321-6990

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

Commer cial Commercial R entals Rentals Professional Office with with reception area, Old Towne $250/month 821-0518 Commercial spaces available, close to downtown, move in special, 661-822-7625 661-822-7625 Very nice office spaces available downtown, reasonable rates, call for info 661-822-76255 661-822-762 Warehouse w/Office, bath & roll up door. Great Location. 805-844-6167 $1,800 SF, Great Location in Downtown Tehachapi, 119 East F. Street (old Teh. flower shop bldg) Call (661) 917-2760

GH 2 + 1 1/2 Townhome 1200sqf. Gar. W/D hook- 20300 #D Valley Blvd. ups, priv. backyrd 972-8251 (Corner of Santa Lucia) Professional building-office GH 2 + 1 1 car gar. W/D space approx 1000 sq ft. Hookups $650 + $650 sec. $800 mo. 4 Seasons Realty 20241 Park Dr. 750-3160 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

No time to clean your house? Help is on its way! Check out the Business & Services Directory for assistance. Office Space Downtown 248 sq. ft. Please call 822-6470 600 sq. ft. office or retail Downtown D owntown 661-822-6470

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GREAT LOCATION 3BR/2.5BA, apprx 2115 sq.ft., wonderful open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, plant shelves, Custom windows, ceiling fans, lots of storage. Flat lot great for horses with many trees and in close proximity to Cub Lake and all amenities. Come See!. $290,000 #9967141

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U CED RE D BEAUTIFUL CORNER HOME large lot, .68 of an 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: $282,000 #9966330

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 and garden. Three car garage. $359,000 #9967139

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AMAZING! 3BR/2.5BA, apprx. 2,231 sq.ft. home, private, secluded horse property with new paint, carpet and appliances. Open floorplan with lots of windows, Great Rm with fireplace, kitchen with granite tile, two pantries, indoor laundry with sink, formal dining room, private covered patio with ceiling fan. Awesome rock formations and stunning oaks. $349,000 #9966620

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PRIVATE PARADISE! 3BR/2BA, apprx 1,668 sq.ft. home on gorgeous oak studded lot offering a Bright and cheery kitchen, wood laminate and tile throughout, Open and inviting floorplan with a private deck out back. Plenty of room for horses! $255,000 #9966874 CALL US TO SEE OTHER WONDERFUL BEAR VALLEY SPRINGS PROPERTIES!

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started, but not completed. Nice 3BR/2BA, apprx 1,283 home on a 15,781 sq. ft. cul-desac lot with room for an RV. Fruit trees, garden area and dog kennels in spacious back yard. Oversized 700 sq. ft. garage. Get creative and turn this home into a gem! $112,000 #9967065

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CHARMING & 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! $134,000 #9967152

DARLING 3BR/1BA home in Tehachapi City. Beautiful original hardwood floors, new exterior paint and trim, newer windows, newly updated kitchen with laundry area. Fireplace in living room & separate dining rm. Detached garage has workshop area in rear, fenced yards with room for a garden. $119,500 #9966619

PURE CHARM! Beautifully maintained! 3BR/

4BA areas, apprx. 2,450 sq.ft.. Large living room, a lovely, updated kitchen with granite tile counters, + game room downstairs. Recently painted, new carpet, and lots of windows for natural light. Fruit trees, a great garden area & wonderful deckin to enjoy all the scenic views! $290,000 #9966727

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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

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Home” featuring 6 bedroom 3 bath home in the pines with commanding views of Bear Valley Springs. Apprx. 3,648 sq.ft. with Living and family rooms each with their own fireplace. Enjoy the solitude, clean air, and boulder outcroppings from either of the two huge decks. $495,000 #9966836

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home, apprx. 1,638 sq.ft. on .75 of an acre, laminate floor through most of the house, Pella doors and windows, large kitchen lots of cabinets 2 car garage, fenced rear yard and Rv Parking! $169,900 #9967038 CALL US TO SEE OTHER WONDERFUL GOLDEN HILLS PROPERTIES!

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apprx. 1,998 sq.ft.dream home! Meticulously maintained, with Great Rm, living, dining and kitchen with a separate formal dining area. Built-in window seats, buffet & hall cabinets. Small vineyard, rock formations, park like grounds and awesome views! $285,000 #9966381

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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EXQUISITE! Beautiful ranch property secluded with oaks, 3BR/3BA apprx. 3,546 sq.ft., two Living Areas, two fire places, granite counters in the kitchen Beautiful views of Cummings Valley. LG metal work shop with roll up doors, all on 20 acres! $650,000 #9966721

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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. $299,900 #9966770

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HERITAGE OAKS WEST Prime location, 4BR/2.5BA, apprx 1,788 sq.ft. with Master BR on main level w/ double sinks, separate jetted tub & shower, and a walk in closet. Vaulted ceiling in LR w/brick fireplace & wired for surround sound. Open kitchen w/ lots of oak cabinets & tile counters. Must see! $229,900 #9966771

U CED RE D BEAUTIFUL VIEWS & OAKS! 3BR/2BA, apprx. 2,135 sq.ft., built in 2006 sits on 1.94 acres with spacious great room w/ vaulted ceilings, skylights, surround sound & fireplace. Kitchen opens to great room and has granite counters, center island, skylight and pantry. Exterior composite deck, RV parking & circle driveway. Now: $394,500 #9966111

MAGNIFICENT TUSCAN STYLE HOME on 1.76 acres with beautiful views of the hills and the San Joaquin Valley. 3BR/2.5BA, apprx. 3,046 sq.ft, boasting quality amenities, upgrades and design details throughout. Amazingly beautiful granite countertops & top-grade stainless steel appliances. This property has a horse corral & barn adjacent to miles of equestrian trails. Gorgeous! Call us and make appt. to see! $629,900 #9966325

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HOMES 17400 Fabius Ct. COMFY: 1 + 1 guest house with open floor plan, pantry, washer/dryer hookups. Refrigerator included. Main house also for rent separately. $500.00 a month + $500.00 security deposit 1198 Hickory: GREAT LOCATION IN TOWN 3 + 1.75 + den in town with granite counter tops. Fully landscaped and gardening service is included for the front yard. $1,350 a month + $1,350 security deposit 19201 Quail Dr.: 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. $1600 a month + $1600 security deposit. APARTMENTS 1431 Cimarron Ct: TEHACHAPI CITY LIMITS. Town Home-style apartment in a nice area. 2+1.5 has newer carpet and paint. Has washer & dryer hook-ups. Small fenced rear yard. $750.00 a month + $750.00 security deposit. 21600 Loop St.: GREAT OPEN FLOOR PLAN 3 bdrm 2 bath apt. Nice, newer & clean, great open floor plan with laundry hookups. $750 a month + $750.00 security deposit 21028 Santa Barbara: GOLDEN HILLS! NICE 2+1 APARTMENT with nice open kitchen with washer dryer hook ups. Decent size bedrooms. Small fenced back yard. Pay the security deposit in 2 installments. $575.00 a month and $575.00 security deposit 309 S. Robinson St.: MOVE ON IN! 2 + 1 apartment in downtown location. Large bedrooms with bright, open floor plan. Sunken living room and fresh paint. A must see! $775.00 a month + $775.00 security deposit

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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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, granite counters, pantry & beautiful warm cabinets. $225,000 #9966769 CALL US TO SEE

OTHER BEAUTIFUL STALLION SPRINGS PROPERTIES.

U CED RE D WAITING FOR YOU! 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. Relax and enjoy the beauty of Stallion Springs! Also Hooked to Stallion Springs sewer. $158,900 #9966747

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