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JULY 31 • Billy Currington at the Fox Theater, 7:30 p.m. Tickets and information:

AUG. 1 • Charlie Worsham at Crystal Palace, 7 p.m.

AUG. 2 • Hollow earth clay sculpture at Treasure Trove with Susanna Monette, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. • First Friday in Downtown Tehachapi. Participants include Gallery ‘n’ Gifts, Oak Tree Antiques, Fiddlers Crossing and Treasure Trove.

AUG. 3 • Savor the Flavor, food, wine and craft beer event at 6 p.m. in Centennial Plaza, Downtown Tehachapi, benefits the Tehachapi

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TEHACHAPI Apple Shed Restaurant 333 E. Tehachapi Blvd., 823-8333 Beekay Theatre 110 S. Green St., 822-4037 Centennial Plaza Downtown on Green Street between “E” and Tehachapi Blvd. City Slickers 1001 W. Tehachapi Blvd., 8224939 College Community Services 113 E. “F” St., 822-8223 Coy Burnett Stadium Tehachapi Boulevard east of Snyder Avenue. Dog House Saloon 777 W. Tehachapi Blvd., 822-4200 Domingo’s Mexican and Seafood Restuarant 20416 W. Valley Blvd., 822-7611 Errea House 311 S. Green St., 822-8152 Fiddlers Crossing 206 E. “F” St., 823-9994 Gallery ‘n’ Gifts 100 W. Tehachapi Blvd., 8226062 Grunge Hobbit Art Studio 20725 South St. #6, 661-557-0413 Jennifer’s Terrace 413 S. Curry St., 822-5808 Moessner Farms 25000 Bear Valley Rd., 8216272 Oak Tree Art Antiques Etc. 102 West Tehachapi Blvd., 823-0162 Pacino’s 1100 W. Tehachapi Blvd., 822-9400

Family Life Pregnancy Center and other non-profits. Tickets $60 each avasilable at • New exhibitions opening at the Lancaster Museum of Art and History Aug. 3, including “Free Enterprise: The Art of Citizen Space Exploration” in the main gallery. Info at • Planes of Fame “Whistling Death — Solomon Islands” living history event, 10 a.m. until noon. Museum is at 7000 Merrill Ave. #17, Chino. Call 909-597-3722.

AUG. 4 • Acrylic painting class with Susan Cunningham at Treasure Trove begins. Class meets 2 until 4 p.m. through Sept. 8. Walk-ins accepted.

Center, 10 a.m. until noon.

AUG. 9 • Ranchers For Peace Americana Folk Duo, 7 p.m. at Fiddlers Crossing. • Movies in the Park showing is “The Lorax” at dusk in Meadowbrook Park. Free event sponsored by Tehachapi Recreation and Parks District. • One Act Festival at Bakersfield Community Theatre begins at 8 p.m. Other shows are Aug. 10, 16, 17 at 8 p.m.; Aug. 11 at 2 p.m. For information visit • Buck Owens Birthday Bash at the Crystal Palace, 7:30 p.m. and Aug. 10, 7:30 p.m. Features a Buck Owens tribute band from Norway and others.

AUG. 6 • National Night Out “Western Hoedown” in Central Park, 5 until 8 p.m. Contact NNO Chairperson Judy Adamson, 823-3001. • Wood carving on Tuesdays resumes at the Tehachapi Senior Philip Marx Central Park East “E” and Mojave Streets, just east of Downtown 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 Lancaster Museum of Art 665 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, 661-723-6250 Lancaster Performing Arts Center 750 W. Lancaster Blvd., Lancaster, 661-723-5950 Maturango Museum 100 E. Las Flores Ave., Ridgecrest, 760-375-0479

AUG. 10 • Chalk on the Walk at Gallery ‘n’ Gifts, 7 a.m. until 3 p.m. Entrants to fundraiser get t-shirt, chalks and 4x4 drawing square. See MORE/Page 3 Mojave Air & Space Port 1434 Flight Line, Mojave, 661-824-2433 SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY Bakersfield Art Association 1817 Eye St., Bakersfield, 661-869-2320 Bakersfield Community Theatre 2400 S. Chester Ave., Bakersfield, 661- 831-8114 Bakersfield Museum of Art 1930 "R" St., Bakersfield, 661-323-7219 Buena Vista Museum of Natural History 2018 Chester Ave., Bakersfield, 661-324-6350 CALM (California Living Museum) 10500 Alfred Harrell Highway, Bakersfield, 661-8722256 Crystal Palace 2620 Buck Owens Blvd., Bakersfield, 661-328-7560 Feline Conservation Center 3718 60th St. W., Rosamond, 661-256-3793 Fox Theater 2001 “H” St., Bakersfield, 661324-1369 Gaslight Melodrama 12748 Jomani Dr., Bakersfield, 661-587-3377 Kern County Fairgrounds 1142 S. "P" St., Bakersfield, 661-833-4900 Rabobank Arena 1001 Truxtun Ave., Bakersfield, 852-7300 The Empty Space 706 Oak St., Bakersfield, 661-703-8666

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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

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.


Gallery ‘n’ Gifts, 100 W. Tehachapi Blvd., will host its 13th annual Chalk on the Walk Saturday, Aug. 10 in Downtown Tehachapi. This photo shows an artist’s work from the 2012 event, sponsored by the Tehachapi Valley Arts Association. For more information, call 822-6062 or 823-4308. night at 7 p.m. Sign up at the door to perform music or read poetry.

Tehachapi Christian Store

Domingo’s Mexican and Seafood Restuarant

• Free concert on Saturday nights, 6 until 8 p.m. Refreshments served at intermission.

• Karaoke 7:30 until 11 p.m., Wednesdays.

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• House DJ Fridays, 9 p.m. until close. • Pool tournament, Mon-

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Astronomy Club sharing sky-wonder at Brite Lake BY EMILY BRUNETT TEHACHAPI NEWS

For centuries, the night sky has captured wonder and awe from gazers. Although many things have changed over time, stargazing remains a favorite pasttime and science. The Antelope Valley Astronomy Club is dedicated to bringing the beauty of the night sky to families in the Antelope Valley, as described on the club’s website, The members are bringing that dedication to Brite Lake Aquatic Recreation Area on Aug. 3 for a public “Star Party” to be preceded by a members-only picnic. Since the picnic is private, the club is asking the public to wait until after 7:30 p.m. to arrive, unless guests need to set up their own telescope, for which they can arrive at 7 p.m. Once there, party-goers can mingle with the members until dawn. At a Star Party, club members and visitors view celestial objects such as planets, galaxies, star clusters, nebulae and sometimes even comets through telescopes of various types, designs and sizes. To preserve nightadapted vision, only red lighting will be allowed and visitors are asked not to use white light flashlights. Even the moon will not get in the way of the celestial gazers; the first weekend in August is that of a new moon, making the sky the darkest possible for astronomical observing. “This will be the third year we’ve had our club picnic, or ‘Star-B-Que,’ and a public outreach event at Brite Lake in Tehachapi,” said the club’s vice president Frank Moore. “My wife Rose and I had wanted to hold it here for years and finally got the rest of the board to agree after a picnic at one of our regular sites, Saddleback Butte


Antelope Valley Astronomy Club members Don Bryden, back left, and Doug Drake, back right, with members of the public at the solar eclipse event in May 2012 at the SAGE Planetarium in Palmdale. State Park, was incinerated by 112 degree temperatures. “That did it for them,” Moore said, continuing. “They said, ‘Let’s move it to Tehachapi where it’s cooler and the skies are darker.’” Moore said he knew the parking lot at Brite Lake would work for the event since his daughter’s Brownie troop held a star party there many years ago, for which the parking lot lights were turned off. Since Brite Lake is operated by the Tehachapi Valley Recreation and Parks District, Moore said he works with them to ensure darkness for the party. “The TVRPD has been wonderful in supporting this event by turning




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ARIES (March 21 to April 19) With new facts to work with, you should feel more confident in moving ahead. But continue to do so at an unhurried pace so you can spot details you might otherwise miss. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20) Taking on that new workplace project could be one of your smarter career moves. Expect a surprising show of support from someone who had always been a critic. GEMINI (May 21 to June 20) You might feel you're too busy to undertake a new responsibility. But check it out before making any decisions. What you learn could persuade you

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out nearby lights in the Brite Lake Recreational Area and the TehachapiCummings County Water District came on board by turning their lights out last year,” Moore said. “I got a response from the TCCWD... and they will be doing the same for us again this year.” Brite Lake is located at 22902 Banducci Road, off of Highline Road. Because the main parking lot will be used as the telescope field, visitors should park along the dirt road or in the field immediately to the east of the parking lot. For more information about the club or the upcoming “Star Party,” call the Moores at 822-4580 or 9724775.

with a long shopping list of things to buy. LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22) Your management skills make an impression on some workplace VIPs who might be looking for someone like you to take on an upcoming project. Good luck. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21) Meeting a former adversary might be unsettling at first. But time has softened hard feelings, and you could be on the brink of starting a new relationship. SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22 to Dec. 21) A troubling situation close to home might cause you to change your travel plans. But getting all the facts before you act might cause you to reconsider. CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 19) You might be quite alone right now in deciding

to support a major workplace shift. But others will join you as new information supports your bold move. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 to Feb. 18) A former co-worker returns with news that could persuade you to reassess recently made plans. Be sure to consult with a trusted colleague before you act. PISCES (Feb. 19 to March 20) Your motives behind a recent decision could be called into question by a rival. But once you present the facts, all doubts will be resolved. Enjoy an arts-rich weekend. BORN THIS WEEK: While you love being the center of attention, your generous heart allows you to share the attention with others. © 2013 King Features Synd., Inc., provided as entertainment.


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Gallery ‘n’ Gifts hosts First Friday photo contest reception BY TEHACHAPI NEWS Tehachapi Valley Arts Association and Gallery 'n' Gifts has collected entries for the annual summer "Take Your Best Shot" photo contest and First Friday visitors can vote for their favorite on Aug. 2 from 5 until 8 p.m. Cash prizes will be given to the entrants

for “Best of Show” and first place awards. Ribbons will be handed out for other honors, also. Vote for "First Friday Favorite" at the special First Friday photo contest reception at Gallery 'n' Gifts, 100 W. Tehachapi Blvd. For contest or other information visit or call 822-6062.


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Continued from page 3 on Tuesday nights and 9ball on Thursday nights, 7:30 until 10:30 p.m.

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Exhibits and Museums Maturango Museum


Free admission for members; $5 for non-members. • Cheryl McDonald. Photography exhibit on display through Aug. 20.

CALM • Twilight, nighttime hours at the zoo, 5 until 8 p.m.,

Feline Conservation Center • Twilight Tours through Sept. 21, 5 p.m. See MORE/Page 6









Saturdays in July and August. Picnics encouraged. Admission is $1 off.


• 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

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The Tehachapi Senior Center, 500 E. “F” St., will resume hosting wood carving classes on Aug. 6 from 10 a.m. until noon. The class meets every Tuesday and a nominal fee covers the use of tools. Durwood Thrasher, pictured at back right, is the teacher.


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Theatrical 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



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

Railroad Park • Farmers Market, sponsored by Main Street Tehachapi, 4 to 7 p.m. every Thursday through Aug. 22.

Tehachapi Senior Center • Line Dancing, Mondays 1 until 3 p.m.

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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.

Bakersfield Art Association • Drawing Animals, Continued, intermediate art class with Carol Bradshaw. Meets various dates throughout August; call for more info.

Grunge Hobbit Art Studio • Artist gatherings, Wednesdays, 5 until 8 p.m. Everyone welcome.


Tehachapi Fiddlers Crossing Tickets at Mountain Music or The Apple Shed; info at • Homesick Elephant, Indie Folk duo, Aug. 23; 7 p.m.

Treasure Trove

Gallery ‘n’ Gifts

• Introduction to earth clay with Gloria Moore. Tuesdays, 3 until 5 p.m. • Beginning oil painting with Michelle Miller. Thursdays through Aug. 15, 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. Open to walk-ins.

• Handcraft Festival, Aug. 17, 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.; Aug. 18, 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Event at Railroad Park.

Tehachapi Mountain Festival • Event in Downtown See MORE/Page 9


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Ranchers For Peace at Fiddlers Crossing Aug. 9 BY DEBORAH HAND-CUTLER CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Throughout history, music has been an important form of communication. Early bards traveled from place to place, singing the news of the times and keeping tales of heroism and adventure alive. In U.S. history, songs sung on the plantations would let African slaves know when and how to run for freedom. In more modern times, songs have been used to raise social consciousness to the issues of the day. “We Shall Overcome” became the anthem of the Civil Rights Movement. Pete Seeger’s “Where Have all the Flowers Gone” and Bob Dylan’s “Blowin’ in the Wind” were sung by a generation in reaction to an unpopular war. Woody Guthrie’s “This Land is your Land” was a response to the fencing off of the West. The intent was not “political” in the sense of one party or the


Ranchers for Peace will perform at Fiddlers Crossing Friday, Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. Fiddlers Crossing is at 206 E. “F” St. at Robinson in Downtown Tehachapi. Tickets to the concert are $20. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. other, but a deeper yearning for justice and “right” in a world gone astray. This is the tradition followed by Ranchers For Peace. The father-daughter duo from Cambria, Charles and Ray Duncan,

will be appearing at Fiddlers Crossing Friday, August 9, at 7 p.m. Everywhere they have played, including a recent concert in Bakersfield, they have garnered rave reviews for their songs and their entwined vocal and


instrumental harmonies that use melodica, harmonica and guitar. Despite their name, they are not actually involved in the livestock business. In their words, their kind of ranching is done “where worldly concerns combine with empathy and, on a good day, become audible.” The “peace” they are “for” is not something that can be directly invoked, they say, but is a byproduct that only arises in the presence of other favorable conditions and qualities, such as justice. “Our mission,” say these Ranchers For Peace, “is to advocate for such conditions, and to join our noise with the long tradition of folksingers, bards, and troubadours who have done the same.” They sing of the great issues facing us today, of immigration, racial tensions, pollution and the excesses of the corporate culture. But their overall message is simply that it’s cool to care.



Senior Pastor Michael Clark Thursday Service: 7:00 PM Sunday Service 9:00 AM & 10:45 AM Sunday School and Nursery

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Charles, a former TV writer, grew up in the 1960s when “music was part of the conversation” about civil rights, the Vietnam War and other social issues of the day. Seventeen-year-old Ray doesn't think it's cool to be detached -- too "chill," in her words -- and she welcomes a chance to demonstrate that a little catharsis is good for the soul, and good for society. “We think and we feel, and often both at the same time. And plenty of people seem to be inclined to join us for the ride.” Fiddlers Crossing is at 206 E. “F” St. at Robinson in Downtown Tehachapi. Tickets may be purchased next door at Mountain Music, at The Apple Shed, or with a credit card by calling 661-8239994. Tickets to the concert are $20, and as always, coffee and goodies are included. The concert begins at 7 p.m. Doors open at 6:30p.m.

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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 Knowing the Shepherd and making Him known

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

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

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St. Malachy Roman Catholic Church

School Phone: 823-7740

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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

Worship at the church of your choice Please call 822-6828 to be included in this directory.

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

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

Traditional Worship 9:30 Contemporary Worship 11:00 661-822-1440 • 20400 Backes Ln. - Corner of Schout & Backes


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Health & Fitness Ask the Doctor

Maintaining diabetic diet can be daunting BY PAUL G. DONOHUE, M.D. CONTRIBUTING WRITER

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: What should I eat with type 2 diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol? All the advice I get tells me what I cannot eat - no potatoes, no bread, no crackers, no cereal, no fruit. Since breakfast is the most important meal of the day, I don't know what to eat. — C.L. ANSWER: The diet for type 1 and type 2 diabetes is not as restrictive as it once was. You can eat all the foods you mentioned. Sugar also can be eaten, something that was strictly prohibited in the past. You have to use it in moderation, and it's best to save sugar calories for other carbohydrates by using artificial sweeteners. Weight reduction, if applicable to you, is the best way for you to control blood sugar. A 5 percent to 10 percent weight loss is a sure way to keep blood sugar where it should be. For high blood pressure, limit salt. You ought not to eat more than 1,500 mg a day of sodium. Read the sodium content of foods on their nutrition labels. For cholesterol control, cut back on fatty meats and whole-fat dairy products. You can use low-fat dairy. Carbohydrates are an issue with diabetes. Carbohydrates are sugars and starches. They should con-

stitute 50 percent to 55 percent of your total daily calories. Fruits (yes, you can eat them), vegetables, cereals, breads, crackers, pastas and similar foods are carbohydrates. You have to get a book that lists the calorie content of foods and their protein, fat and carbohydrate makeup. These guides are in all bookstores, and they're cheap. Breakfast shouldn't be a problem. You can drink orange juice if you like it, have cereal, have toast and drink coffee or whatever. You need a coach in the form of a dietitian. The dietitian can help you navigate through the difficulties of understanding a diabetic diet. Your doctor or the local hospital can put you in touch with one. You also need to contact the American Diabetes Association, whose website is Or call 1-800-342-2383. The association will provide you with tons of information on diet and on diabetes in general. The booklet on diabetes presents this illness and its treatments in detail. Readers can obtain a copy by writing: Dr. Donohue — No.

402W, Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475. Enclose a check or money order (no cash) for $4.75 with the recipient's printed name and address. Please allow four weeks for delivery. DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I am a 59-year-old man. About five years ago, I had my spleen removed due to a traumatic injury. I was vaccinated with the pneumococcus vaccine. I was told that it would last a lifetime. Does that apply to a person without a spleen? — J.K. ANSWER: The spleen is an integral part of the immune system. People who don't have one are more susceptible to infections and, in particular, to pneumococcal infections. The pneumococcus (NEWmoe-KOK-us) causes pneumonia and potentially lethal blood infections. People without a spleen need a second dose of the vaccine five years after the first dose. The pneumococcal vaccine is popularly called the pneumonia vaccine. DR. DONOHUE regrets that he is unable to answer individual letters, but he will incorporate them in his column whenever possible. Readers may write him or request an order form of available health newsletters at P.O. Box 536475, Orlando, FL 32853-6475. © 2013 North America Synd., Inc., all rights reserved.

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Antelope Valley Fairgrounds

Tehachapi and at the Rodeo Grounds, Aug. 1718. Visit for more info.

• 75th Annual Antelope Valley Fair and Alfalfa Festival, Aug. 16 through 25. Information: 661-948-6060.

The 58 Restaurant & Bar

• 24th Annual Feline Follies, Aug. 15; 5 p.m. The Cat House, 3718 60th St. W., Rosamond. Tickets and info:, 661256-3332.

• Honky Tonk Truckers band, Aug. 17 at 8 p.m.

Treasure Trove • Polymer clay with Christi Friesen, Aug. 15, 1 until 4 p.m.

Mojave Desert Mojave Air & Space Port • Plane Crazy, third Saturday of each month, aircraft display and more, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., free admission.

Feline Conservation Center

box office or, 8527300 (Unless otherwise noted), • WWE Smackdown TV Live, Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. • Roller Derby to benefit the Ronald McDonald House, Aug. 24 at 5 p.m.

Fox Theater • Courtney Love, Aug. 24 at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $36-56.

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Crystal Palace

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Home & Garden

(Family Features) Summer entertaining is easy with simple, crowd-pleasing recipes from light bites to sweet delights that require almost no time in the kitchen. Invite over a few of your closest friends, heat up the grill and set out your favorite wines for a truly memorable outdoor dinner party. Select simple recipes that can be prepared ahead of time and quickly seared on the grill once your guests have arrived. Everyone will enjoy the food and you'll love that you're not trapped in the kitchen. Prep, chop and marinate everything then store it all in containers. Continue the trend of simplicity by serving food-friendly wines, such as those from Las Rocas. Las Rocas, which literally means "the rocks" because of the rocky soil where the grapes are grown, produces an incredibly vibrant Garnacha and refreshing RosÈ that pair wonderfully with these dishes. Make the occasion truly special by beginning the festivities at sundown to take advantage of the cool breezes and beautiful sunset. Line the tables with a row of small candles, hang sparkling white lights from the trees and put on your favorite music. Your guests may never want to leave. For more information, visit

Pan Seared Rib Eye with Balsamic Glaze and Crispy Salted Potato Wedges Serve with Las Rocas Garnacha, a vibrant and versatile red wine with rich dark berry flavors and aromas. Yield: 4 to 6 servings

For Crispy Fingerling Potatoes • 1 pound small Yukon gold potatoes cut into wedges • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper • 3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil • 1 teaspoon roughly chopped fresh rosemary leaves, plus a couple of sprigs

For Steaks Kosher or coarse salt and freshly ground black pepper • 4 3/4-pound bone in rib-eye steaks, about 1 inch thick • 1 large shallot, thinly sliced • 1/2 cup aged balsamic vinegar • 2 tablespoons unsalted butter For potatoes: Place the potatoes in saucepan and cover with cold, salted water. Set over high heat and bring to boil. Cook until potatoes are fork tender, about 10 minutes depending on size of potatoes. Drain and rinse under cold running water. Pat potatoes dry with paper towels and season with salt and pepper to taste. Set potatoes aside and begin steak. For steak: Sprinkle large cast-iron skillet with kosher or coarse salt; heat skillet over high heat for about 8 minutes, then add steaks. Sear until steaks are crusted brown, about 4 minutes; turn steaks. Sear to desired doneness or about 6 more minutes for medium rare. Transfer to cutting board and let rest while you make sauce. Wipe out pan and add shallot; cook, stirring, about 1 minute. Slowly add vinegar and 1 tablespoon of water and bring to a boil. Stir continuously until reduces and thickens, about 2 minutes. Remove pan from heat, swirl in butter, and season with pepper to taste. Drizzle sauce over steaks just before serving. To finish potatoes: Heat olive oil in large skillet over high heat. When hot, add seasoned potatoes, cut side down, and rosemary. Cook until golden and crispy, about 2 minutes per side. Sprinkle with additional salt and pepper to taste.

Red Wine and Vanilla Bean Panna Cotta Yield: 6 servings

• 1 orange • 1 cup blackberries and or raspberries • 1 vanilla bean, cut in half • 3 cups Las Rocas Garnacha wine • 2/3 cup sugar • 1 cup whole milk • 1 1/4-ounce packet unflavored powdered gelatin • 2 cups whole Greek style yogurt • Fresh mint sprigs for garnish Remove a wide, 2-inch-long strip of zest from orange with sharp paring knife. Peel and segment orange and toss with blackberries, cover and refrigerate.

Scrape seeds from vanilla bean. Place seeds and pod in small saucepan. Add wine, 1/3 cup sugar and orange zest strip. Simmer over medium-low heat until reduced to 1 1/4 cups, about 35 minutes. Discard vanilla bean pod and zest strip. Cool completely. Set aside 1/4 cup for serving. Combine milk with remaining 1/3 cup sugar in medium saucepan. Sprinkle in gelatin and let stand, undisturbed, until gelatin softens, about 4 minutes. Cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally, until gelatin and sugar are just dissolved (do not boil); let cool. Whisk in 1 cup of wine reduction and yogurt until smooth. Pour into six 6-ounce ramekins or jars, cover and refrigerate until set, at least 3 hours or overnight. If using ramekins, dip bottom of each ramekin in warm water to loosen. Invert each panna cotta onto a plate. If using jars, skip this step. Drizzle panna cottas with reserved wine reduction and garnish with oranges and berries and sprig of fresh mint.

Goat Cheese Crostini with Grilled Peaches, Serrano Ham and Marcona Almonds Serve with Las Rocas RosÈ, a fruit-forward seasonal wine with notes of raspberry and strawberry. Yield: 1 dozen crostini

• 12 slices French bread, sliced on the diagonal into 1/2-inch-thick slices • Extra virgin olive oil • Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper • 12 thinly sliced pieces Serrano ham • 2 ripe peaches, halved, pitted and sliced onto 12 thin wedges • 2 ounces goat cheese, crumbled (about 1/4 cup) • 1 tablespoon roughly chopped Marcona almonds Preheat grill. Brush each slice of bread on one side with olive oil and sprinkle with salt. Grill, oil-side down until lightly golden brown, about 3 minutes. Remove from grill and place a piece Serrano ham on each. Drizzle peaches with 1 tablespoon of olive oil and sprinkle with salt and pepper to taste. Grill peaches until grill marks appear, turning once, about 1 to 2 minutes per side. Place warm grilled peaches on top of each crostini and sprinkle each with crumbled goat cheese and Marcona almonds. Drizzle them lightly with additional olive oil. Serve. Source: Las Rocas


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Practical Money Matters

A Great Day in the Garden

How to replace important documents Spotted Spurge: BY JASON ALDERMAN CONTRIBUTING WRITER

If your wallet has ever been lost or stolen, you know what a pain it is to replace your driver's license. That goes double when other vital documents like your, passport, birth certificate or car registration are misplaced or destroyed in a natural disaster. Without the proper ID, you can't start a new job, buy a house, apply for insurance or a host of other common transactions. Here's a guide on how to get copies or replacements for many common documents: Birth, death, marriage and divorce certificates. These records come from the states where the events occurred. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has a handy directory that provides links to the appropriate agencies in all U.S. states and territories, including costs and mailing instructions ( Passport. Immediately report lost or stolen passports to the U.S. State Department by calling 877487-2778. If it happens overseas, contact the nearest

U.S. Embassy or Consulate. Visit for further instructions. Driver's license, car registration. To learn how to replace your driver's license, vehicle registration or car title (which you'll need to transfer ownership), or to access other motor vehicle services, contact the Department of Motor Vehicles. Go to -Vehicles.shtml for links to each state's DMV. Social Security card. These days, you may not actually need to replace a misplaced Social Security card. If you know your Social Security number, you generally can still collect Social Security benefits, get a job and apply for government benefits and services. However, if you do want to replace the card, you'll need to gather documents proving your identity and citizenship and complete an application (; then mail or take the paperwork to your local Social Security office. Military service records. Veterans often need copies

Medicaid card, contact Medicaid ( Tax returns. If you need exact copies of previously filed and processed tax returns (including attachments), you may order them from the IRS by submitting IRS Form 4506 (at There is a $57 fee for each year's return you request. Before ordering an exact copy, however, ask whether a "tax return transcript" or "tax account transcript" will suffice. These abbreviated printouts of returns are often acceptable substitutes for student loan and mortgage lenders and are free. To order transcripts, go to School transcripts. If you need to order high school or college transcripts, it's best to contact the school's registrar or student services office directly for instructions. (Some websites that claim they can expedite the process have proven unreliable.) For even more suggestions, see "Replace Your Vital Documents" at JASON ALDERMAN directs Visa's financial education programs. To Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter:

of their military service records to apply for government programs, including health care, retirement or education benefits. You can apply to the National Archives ( for a copy of your records (or an immediate family member's if deceased). The site also has information on replacing lost military medals and awards. Green card. If your U.S. Permanent Resident (Green) Card is lost, stolen or damaged, or if your name or other important information has legally changed since it was issued, you may request a new card from the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) by filing Form I-90 (available at If you're outside the U.S. and lose your green card, contact the nearest U.S. consulate or USCIS office before applying online for a new card. Medicare card. To replace a lost, stolen or damaged Medicare card, follow the procedures at C/main.html. To replace a

a garden devil in disguise BY LUCIA SANDY CONTRIBUTING WRITER

Last summer my sister-in-law visited from Massachusetts. She spotted a little leafed plant with beautiful leaf markings and tiny pinkish flowers. The plant grew in a dense mat in drier areas of the garden and very spindly where it received lots of water. She had never seen anything like it in her garden and had to know what it was. I told her that’s a weed that seems to grow everywhere here in Tehachapi. She couldn’t believe that the obnoxious Spotted Spurge (Euphorbia maculata) was on the unwanted plant list of gardeners. In California, it is the most common species of the spurge family, and is a weed which invades many home gardens and commercial crops, lawns ornamental beds and container plants. Spotted spurge, with its tiny, dark green leaves, often have a reddish spot midway down the center leaf vein. The leaves grow in pairs opposites of each other and are approximately one-eighth to onehalf-inch long and about one-eighth inch wide. The plant has a central tap root that is can reach more than a 22 inches long straight down in the soil. The abundant tiny pink flowers produce seed capsules early and once they burst open can start the cycle of a very invasive weed problem. A single plant can produce several thousand seeds, which can remain dormant in the soil until conditions are suitable for sprouting. When the stem is cut or damaged, it will ooze a poisonous milky sap that can irritate the skin and eyes. See A MOST UNWELCOMED GARDEN GUEST/Page 12


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A most unwelcomed garden guest Continued from page 11 According to the University of California, Agriculture and Natural Resources, Spotted Spurge can establish itself in horticultural, agricultural, and non-crop sites. It overgrows sparse turf areas and lowgrowing ground covers, invades open areas in gardens and landscapes, and can grow in sidewalk cracks. In addition to reducing the growth of desirable plants, spotted spurge reduces uniformity and quality of turf, provides a habitat for undesirable insects in citrus groves, serves as an intermediate host for fungal diseases of cultivated crops and attracts ants with its seed. Spotted spurge is poisonous and can kill sheep grazing in pastures where it is the

predominant weed. Sheep that consumed as little as 0.62 percent of their body weight of this plant have died within a few hours. Pre-emergent herbicides can help prevent spotted spurge outbreaks if you apply them in late winter before weed seeds germinate. Apply before the soil temperature exceeds 55° to 60°F at a depth of one inch. Use gloves to dig out the plants to avoid skin contact. Dig up Spotted Spurge with a dandelion digger to get as much of the root as possible. This tiny pretty leafed plant can be a devil weed in disguise. Have a great day in the garden! LUCIA SANDY is editor of “4 Seasons Rose Clippings,” newsletter of the Tehachapi Rose and Garden Society.


On the surface, Spotted Spurge appears to be a pretty little plant, but it can wreak havoc in the garden and is poisonous.

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661-822-8601 or 823-4429

Mission Villa Apartments Beautiful gently rolling property with lots of oak trees and just enough boulders for character. This 3.10 acre corner lot is near the golf course, close to Horsethief Country Club, and offers views of surrounding mountains. Zoned R3-PD (high density residential). Priced at $145,000.

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Golden Hills Close to Town and Country Living

20401 Brian Way, One bedroom, One bath $450.00 per month. Ask for Dave 823-1529

FOR RENT RENTAL LISTINGS - HOMES BEAR VALLEY SPRINGS 30740 Fox Ridge, 3 Bedroom 2 Bath home. Great views, fireplace, Open floor plan, Central heating and cooling, Laundry room and 2 car garage $1,100.00 per month + Sec. Deposit

1023 Clear View Street, 2 Bedroom 2 Bath Plus Office Custom home. Great location, nice landscaping, large back yard, 2 car garage. $1,100.00 per month + Sec. Deposit. Available Sept. 1, or maybe sooner.


1,764 sq ft, 3 bdrm, 2 bath, open floor plan home with a large living area and two car attached garage on one usable acre. Move in ready, with a great location. Newly updated -- new wood floor in living areas, carpet in bedrooms, tile in kitchen & bathrooms and much more! Private backyard & room for horses.

CITY OF TEHACHAPI 606 Linden Court, 1 Bedroom 1 Bath. MOVE IN SPECIALS New Paint, new carpet, Tile Flooring, Stove/oven and a detached garage. All Utilities included. $620.00 per month + Security Deposit. GOLDEN HILLS 21055 Santa Barbara Dr, #C, 2 Bedroom, 1 Bath. ONE MONTH FREE. Well landscaped common area. Washer and dryer hook ups $625.00 per month + Security Deposit.

Priced at $199,900 Qualified buyers can call Wayne for a showing @ 661-609-6970

Luigi , rescued by a Good Samaritan, and now w/Save Tehachapi’s Orphaned Pets, is a 1 ½ year young 11 pound Maltese male with a beautiful silky white coat; he likes kids/car rides/plays well w/others (& is housetrained) ~ Luigi needs wonderful you to provide him with a safe haven/forever home, so wait no further: Call Lynda, 661-821-0518 or STOP, 661-823-4100, menu #2, and adopt lovable Luigi.

28561 Deer Trail, 3 Bedrooms 2 Bath 2 Fully Furnished home. All appliances included, 2 car garage, secluded location. $1,100.00 per month + Sec. Deposit CITY OF TEHACHAPI 391 Apple Way, 3 Bedroom 2 Bath home. Great location, Heating and cooling, 2 car garage, hook ups, owner pays for landscaping. $1,300.00 per month + Sec. Deposit. Available Aug. 1, 2013

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20041 Valley Blvd., Ste. 1 | 661.822.5251

Pets & Livestock

My name is Angie. I’m 7 months young and a mastiff/pit mix. I’m the runt of the litter so I don’t think I’m going to get really big. Right now I am about 55 to 60 pounds. I am shy, but very affectionate and playful. When you pet me, I love to fall to the ground for a tummy rub. I’m still learning how to walk on a leash, and I’m getting better at it. I use the doggy door whenever I need to potty so there are no accidents in the house. My mother and I are the only ones left now and I need a forever loving home. For more information contact the Tehachapi Humane Society at 661-823-0699 or visit

Toby, a feisty 2 year young, 10 pound rust-colored Cairn Terrier mix, is a playful sweet “old soul” who loves his toys (& housetrained). To adopt terrific Toby, your new best friend in to your heart & home, call Marsha, with Save Tehachapi’s Orphaned Pets, at 661-823-7868, pronto; how about it?


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Wanted W anted a to R ent Rent Farm/Ranch Housing wanted by farm experience older mother and 8th year old daughter, over 30 years experience with own property and most farm animals up to and including slaughter and dressing out, would like to work part time for half the rent, Tehachapi location is a must, Cummings Valley very desirable, xlnt. references, references, 661-809-3369

Tehachapi T e ehachapi R entals Rentals Room for Rent In Town Furn, no smoking, cable,w/d access $435 mo. 487-9054

Houses Quality homes for rent. View listings @ Call Kathy Carey @ 661-331-1514. Serving Tehachapi for 25 years! BVS 2+1+Loft: W/D, Frdge,Micro/Stove/D/wsher 2 Sheds No Gar. 2 + acres $975/mo + dep. 300-1644




2 + 1 W/D hookups, 1 car Town 3 + 2, Central gar. In town, lrg. yard, AC/Heat, $1,000/ avail. now!! 661-821-1031 $1,500 sec. dep. 823-7936 For Rent 2 bedroom, 1.5 bath, house $800 per month. Contact Linda 661-332-3191 2+1 In Town, laundry nook, det gar, $980 dep, $980/mo incl water, sewer, trash, & WGH 3+2, Home with view, 2 car gar, RV pad, avail. 6/1, gardener. Call 477-3816 $1,400/mo., contact Susan 661-400-9705 661-400-9705 FOR LEASE BY OWNER, OWNER, 226 SPRUCE ST., 1970 sq ft, SS, 3bd+2ba House, House, 2 Car SS, 4bd+3ba, near Tompkins School, $1300mo+$800dep Garage, New Carpet, Paint, Available Aug. 1st. 1 year Appliances, Available 8/15, $975mo + $1,000dep, For lease . 342-6985/822-6933 Info call patty 661-203-9389 For Rent or Sale, Sale, 2.8 ac, horse prop, 2 bedroom + 1.5 GH 3+2 2 car attached gar, bath, w/loft, in Sand Can- RV parking, horse property on cul de sac, $1250 month yon. $950 661-750-9070 661-972-5733 661-972-5733 3+1 fully furnished house, FREE RENTAL LIST all appliances incl. washer & dryer, beds, linens, furni- available. 4 Seasons Realty. 117 S. Mill St. 822-RENT ture, everything. Great EHO 4 Seasons Realty downtown local. Gardner & pest control incl. Approx. $1500/mo. 661-747-9245 Town, 411 Ash, 3+1, new 3+1 Front House in Town, wood floors, fplc. garage, bonus rm, lrg. kit. & din. rm fenced yd, $950, 822-3958 Private yard, gar., laund. rm. 4 bdrm 2 bath all new carincl. gardener & water, $975 + dep. 818-429-5954 pet, linoleum, ceiling fans in all rms, A/C, yards on sprinkler timers, 2 car gar, GH, 3+2, fresh & clean, stove, microwave, attached $1,200/mo. 661-822-1870 or 661-330-741 661-330-74100 2 car garage, RV parking $1,200 310-428-8668 4 Bedroom 2 bath, horse property, BVS, $1,350, avail WGH, 3+2, att. gar., a/c, 8/1, call 661-300-1976 nat. gas. Fenced bk. yd. Avail. now. $925/mo. + dep. TTown own 4 + 2 1/2 plus loft, 661-822-549 661-822-54900 lrg kitchen, 3,097 sq ft. 102 SS 3+2 3+2,, pellet stove, large Elderberry Ct. Avl. 8/30 fenced yard, $1000/month. $1,550 + dep. 661-823-0539 or 661-330-4565 Call 822-8184 or 809-8483

Ap Apartments artments 2 + 1 GH, GH, Upstairs, $500 dep $575/mo. Ready now. Coin op laun. 661-345-0307

829 S. GREEN ST. 3bd+2ba, Frplc., Gar., Fncd., All Appl. incl., $1,200 + $1,200 Dep (661) 803-7982 or (661) 270-184 270-18499

21629 Golden Star Blvd. 2+1, garage, 2 yrs old. $695 + $695 sec. 661-549-1919

The Village at Tehachapi 2bd $611, 3bd $706 Central air/heat, 2 weeks free Country Style apt. for rent Call (661) 822-0900 share. Priv entrance. Bed- This is an equal opportunity room & livingroom. Share provider and employer bath and kitchen. Horse property $375/mo. 477-7257 FREE RENTAL LIST available. 4 Seasons Realty. 117 S. Mill St. 822-RENT EHO 4 Seasons Realty

GH 2+1 fenced yard, forced heating and A/C, newer unit, cul-de-sac, small pet ok, $650/mo. 821-0518. GH, W/D hookup, A/C, 2+1 GH, backyard, well maintained. avail. now. $675/mo. No pets, no smoke. 822-3540

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1,800 SF, great location in downtown Tehachapi, 119 East F. Street (old Teh. flower shop bldg) 661-917-2760

600 sq. ft. office or retail Downtown D owntown 661-822-6470

ready, 2820 sq Equestrian ready, ft home on 5 flat oak cover acres in Country Oaks, 4 bed, 3.5 bath w/ office, 2 masters, 5 stall barn w/ tack room, foaling stall, dressage arena, 19675 Adalante Ct. in Teh $524K. 822-8226 or 661-810-4876

20300 #D Valley Blvd. (Corner of Santa Lucia) Probuilding-office GH 2 + 2 Lrg Duplex, Cent. fessional heat/air, new carpet, fp, space approx 1000 sq ft. w/d hookups, patio, priv. yrd $800 mo. 4 Seasons Realty $775. 6 mo lease 340-2495 822-RENT. EOH

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Hills. Beautiful 2 Golden Hills. Bd apts with washer/dryer hook-ups. Some garages. gravel, Grass not gravel, not weeds, Flowers not owner maintained nnot ot property mgrs. Good neighbors. Water and trash paid. call Laura 661-822-8856

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Move-in special - $50 off 1st month - Golden Hills large 2+2, w/d hkups. $685/mo + $600 dep. Call 331-2347

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

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U CED RE D STUNNING CUSTOM HOME in a wonderful location and a beautiful setting offering 3BR/ 2.5BA, apprx. 2,350 sq.ft. with open split wing floor plan, vaulted ceilings, granite counters, stainless steel appliances and fireplace. Two person jetted tub in master bath, oversized shower, custom tile flooring, skylights & so much more! $389,900 #9966436

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U CED RE D SET IN PINES & OAKS Great custom home on 2+ acres, apprx. 2,977 square feet living area with a total of apprx. 4,777 sq.ft. under roof (per appraiser), 4BR’s or 3+ studio, 3BA, Living & FR, dining area & so much more! $299,900



OWNER MAY FINANCE! Gorgeous 3BR/ 2BA Log Cabin home located on 1.72 acres. Featuring a stone stack fireplace in the LR, jetted tub in master BR & wonderful loft. Relax viewing the beautiful pines from the deck! Owner May Finance. Call for details $219,900 #9965217

SO NICE! Great Open Floorplan, 3BR/2BA,

apprx. 1,808 sq.ft., fireplace, french doors, sep. laundry room, new a/c, huge coverd patio. lots of lawn front and rear with completely fenced and landscaped yard, basketball court & pleasing mountain views! Driveways on both sides of house. Plenty of room for RV! $182,000 #9966237

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, nicelydesigned fencing & Rv Parking. Move in ready. Make appt. to see today. So nice! Now: $288,000 #9966330

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ENJOY! 3BR/1.75BA, apprx. 1,605 sq.ft. Melton home with family room addition featuring greenhouse window & skylights. Two Patios. Vaulted ceilings & fireplace with gas starter in living room; bay window in dining room; attic and ceiling fans. Located close to Golden Hills Elementary school. $192,500 #9966445

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! $160,000 #9966879

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


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. $365,000 #9966620

WOW! Beautiful “Entertainer’s Dream 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


FINISH IT UP! Wow, this will be an amazing

home! Started as Owner builder; All building materials have been left for completion. 4BR/2.5BA + Office, apprx. 3,694 sq.ft. with kitchen, dining area, Living rm, breakfast area, laundry rm & pantry. Also, Garage/ shop. Call for details on this unique opportunity! $288,400 #9966862




LOVELY KB HOME IN AUTUMN HILLS. 3BR/ 2BA, very spacious living room, family room and kitchen, great room concept. Desirable split-wing floor plan, a separate tub and shower in the master bath as well as a walk in closet in the master bedroom & fireplace in the family rm. $199,500 #9966634 CALL US TO SEE OTHER BEAUTIFUL TEHACHAPI CITY PROPERTIES!

CLASSIC! Here is a Darling 3BR/1BA home

in Tehachapi City. Beautiful original hardwood floors, new ext. paint & trim, newer windows, newly updated kitchen with laundry area. Fireplace in living room & sep. dining rm. Det. garage has workshop area in rear, fenced yards with room for a garden. $119,500


FABULOUS! Beautiful, well-maintained, welldesigned home in a great location. 3BR/2BA, apprx. 1,978 sq.ft, All the amenities you’d want: large pantry, 2 fireplaces, kitchen & master; a Very large deep lot with plenty of room for horses! $259,000 9966865 CALL US TO SEE OTHER BEAUTIFUL BEAR VALLEY SPRINGS PROPERTIES!

GREAT HOME Close to town & City amenities. 3BR/1.75BA, apprx 1,689 sq.ft., large open kitchen, separate dining room, back patio, spacious master bedroom with full bath. Beautiful landscaping in front and back with many fruit & shade trees, &, plenty of room for additional parking & RV storage. $239,900 #9966912


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

HERE IT IS! Large single-story 4BR/3BA, apprx 2,677 sq.ft on private cul-de-sac. 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. $309,500 #9966770




BEAUTIFUL well-kept 3BR/1.75BA, apprx 1,888 sq.ft. home in West Golden Hills with spectacular views! The All rooms are oversized; attractive kitchen cabinetry , granite counters & island. This home has a wonderfully open floor plan, wood burning stove in Great Rm. Beautiful landscaping, Large covered front patio & secluded rear patio! $239,000 #9966942


WONDERFUL Split-wing floor plan offering 3BR/ 2BA, apprx 1,698 sq.ft., Marble floors in entry & living room, mirrored fireplace, vaulted ceiling. Master Bath has jetted tub, double sinks, builtin dresser, patio door leading to a great covered patio. Newer appliances. Shade trees & plants in a fenced, park-like setting! $169,900 #9966979



COUNTRY LIVING AT ITS BEST! 3BR/1.75BA, apprx. 1,827 sq.ft. home, excellent location in Golden Hills West on a .50 oak-studded acre parcel. 2 fireplaces, a formal LR, great room, breakfast rm, laundry rm, storage shed & enclosed patio. Paved RV driveway access to back yard. Freshly painted & brand new roof! $229,000 #9966570



PROPERTY MANAGEMENT RENTAL SERVICES MAKE IT SHINE! Gorgeous views are provided from this oak tree filled, approx. 20.31 acre parcel in Caliente, Twin Oaks area. This home was originally designed to serve as a barn, however, with some TLC and creativity this could be a great weekend get-away.The 1152 SQ.FT property is on a shared well and includes 1 BD/ 0.75 BA, a kitchen and Living Room area. Now $69,900 #9966511

PRIME COUNTY OAKS LOCATION! Fabulous 3BR/3BA, home on 2.81 acres with many oak trees. Upgraded, LG country kitchen, custom cabinetry & granite countertops. Comfortable Master BR, LR and guest room. Huge detached metal RV/workshop. Enjoy the cherries, nectarines, pears & peaches, too! Horses allowed! $488,400 #9965328





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Stallion Springs overlooking Horsethief Golf Course. 3BR/2BA, + Office, apprx. 1,763 sq.ft. splitwing design with open living room, fireplace, energy efficient kitchen with tile flooring, stainless steel appliances, granite counters, pantry and beautiful warm cabinets. Purchase early and choose your colors, etc! $225,000 #9966769



20429 Weston: PURE GOLDEN HILLS TREAT! The gardener is included for this 3 Bedroom + 2 Bath home with a park-like setting in the front yard. Newer appliances. $1100 a month + $1100 security deposit. 608 Brentwood: SO NICE! 3BR/1BA, pergo floors, bathroom upgrade, 1 car garage, washer dryer hookups. Come see! $900 a month + $900 Sec. deposit.

MISSED IT! 2BR/2BA, apprx 1,120 sq.ft.

PURE SERENITY! Relax and thoroughly

home among beautiful large trees close to town in the White Oak Knolls area, on 2.39 acres. Very spacious 1200 sq.ft. detached garage and workshop area. On natural gas & water meter.

enjoy this wonderful 3BR/1.75BA, apprx 1,700 sq.ft. home. Twostory view home framed by a white picket fence with trellis and surrounded by 5 acres of oaks at the end of a cul-de-sac in picturesque Hart Flat. $202,500 #9966034


NEW CONSTRUCTION! featuring 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! Get it while you can! $199,900 #9966788

227 E. I. Street: DOWNTOWN DELIGHT! 3BR/1BA, inside laundry, repainted interior, workshop, RV access with hookups. Lot is 3 City lots with alley access. $900 a month + $900 Sec. deposit.

APARTMENTS 20140 Park Rd:YOU'LL LOVE THIS Great 2+1 unit in Golden Hills. It is located close to schools and shopping. Easy access to 58 freeway. This is a must see. $600.00 a month + $600.00 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. Call to preview. $600.00 a month and $600.00 security deposit

DARLING 3BR/2BA home in Stallion Springs. New carpet, new paint, new appliances. Bright and open floorplan with good size yard with covered patio. Beautiful views of mountains and oaks. Enjoy the family of deer that live nearby. Truly a peaceful and tranquil location. Hurry! $200,000 #9966896

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