Sunday Aug 3
City may put sales tax increase proposal on November ballot
On Monday, Aug. 4, the Tehachapi City Council will be asked to consider a putting a sales tax increase proposal before voters in the November election.
13 yr. old sexually assaulted in Delano, DPD say
A teen says she was attacked and sexually assaulted at gunpoint as she walked to school in Delano, according to the Delano Police Department.
Delano police say 13-year-old sexually assaulted
Commander Pete Lopez from the Delano Police Department said a 13-year-old girl was sexually assaulted while walking to school Friday morning between 7 and 7:30 a.m. The suspect is described as an Hispanic male in his 20's or 30's, 5'4", between 140 and 170 pounds with a medium build, and medium complexion.
16-Year-Old Who Beat Cancer Twice Just Wanted a Complete Smile. When...
When Insurance Wouldn't Pay for Dentures, the Internet Stepped Up. At age 4, he was diagnosed with stage four Rhabodomyosarcoma.
'Thank you!' Teen cancer survivor denied dentures by insurance...
Grocery chain threatens to sack ALL its workers unless they return to work from mass protests to save beloved 'It's a Wonderful LIfe' CEO who lost control of company 'Thank you!' Teen cancer survivor denied dentures by insurance company will be smiling again in just two weeks after public raises more than $17,000 His family's insurance company ... (more)
Pena and Ferrera struggled for equality in a less than stellar 'Cesar Chavez'
Is it possible to help others fight for what is right without losing sight of what matter to you the most? Will you give up if things get to be too hard or will you rise above the challenges to see things through to the end? In the DVD release of " Cesar Chavez ," one man's quest for equality for farmers led him down a long complex road that nearly ... (more)
New York Daily News
Teen cancer survivor denied new teeth by insurer
A brave 16-year-old cancer survivior with no teeth is hoping the kindness of strangers will help win his fight to get new dentures.
Tick infested puppy left for dead in flower bed
A badly neglected puppy dubbed "Hercules," is fighting for his life. The pup, who was found this week in a flower bed in McFarland, Calif., was barely alive - his small body was covered in countless ticks which had literally sucked most of the blood from his little body.