Pen in Hand: Sally Liebel Errecart, a Tehachapi girl who's as local as you can get
Sally Errecart is a Tehachapi local who has spent her life in her hometown. Photo courtesy of Sally Liebel Errecart Here is Sally as a little girl holding a pet tortoise.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
My blog is about an alternative retirement lifestyle - Full-Time RVing. Here you get to follow my travels and see many of the interesting places and people I encounter along my way.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
Huge US thermal plant opens as industry grows
PRIMM, NEVADA A windy stretch of the Mojave Desert once roamed by tortoises and coyotes has been transformed by hundreds of thousands of mirrors into the largest solar power plant of its type in the world, a milestone for a growing industry that is testing the balance between wilderness conservation and the pursuit of green energy across the ... (more)
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Mojave Air & Space Port: The Modern Day Kitty Hawk
A new short film has been released that celebrates the entrepreneurial spirit of the pioneers and companies that are reshaping the aviation and aerospace industry at the Mojave Air & Space Port in Mojave, California.
John S. Rego Joins Virgin Galactic as New CFO
Today, Virgin Galactic , the world's first commercial spaceline, announced John S. Rego has joined the company as its new Chief Financial Officer.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Victorville Daily Press
MWA says no cause for alarm in Victor Valley despite drought
APPLE VALLEY As Gov. Jerry Brown and Democratic lawmakers announced a $687 million plan Wednesday to provide emergency drought relief to communities throughout California, local water agency officials say there is no cause for alarm in the Victor Valley just yet.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Local reptiles, including snakes, come out of hibernation early
Spring starts is still over a month away and already reptiles are coming out of hibernation thanks to our warm winter.
KESQ-TV Palm Desert
Mojave Maxine emerges for springtime
Mojave Maxine is The Living Desert's version of Punxsutawney Phil, and zoo officials said she emerged from her burrow on Monday morning.
Man charged with carrying gun into hospital sentenced to 180 days
A man who was charged with carrying a firearm wrapped in a blanket into the Tehachapi Hospital earlier this month was sentenced to 180 days in jail after pleading no contest to three misdemeanor charges, including possessing a firearm in a public building, disorderly conduct, and obstructing a peace officer.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
NWS issues Wind Advisory for Feb. 18 through Feb. 19
A Wind Advisory is in effect from 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 18, until 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 19, for areas in the Kern County Mountains, according to the National Weather Service in Hanford.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
News@Noon for Feb. 13, 2014
The latest news - The Kern County Animal Services shelters in Mojave, Lake Isabella, and Bakersfield are reducing pet adoption rates for the Valentine's Day Special Adoption Event this weekend.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Huge thermal plant opens as solar industry grows
A windy stretch of the Mojave Desert once roamed by tortoises and coyotes has been transformed by hundreds of thousands of mirrors into the largest solar power plant of its type in the world, a milestone for a growing industry that is testing the balance between wilderness conservation and the pursuit of green energy across the West.
Where to Ride: California
Even if the weather is cold, or chilly, or snowy, or polar votex-y where you live, California is no doubt warm, sunny, and brimming with great off-road riding.
Mojave Air & Space Port to host conference
Mojave Air & Space Port, birthplace of private sector leaps in aerospace technology, will be the site for the Southern California high desert and mountain region's largest economic conference on Friday, Feb. 21. The day-long 42nd annual Antelope Valley Business Outlook Conference will include a regional economic forecast and presentations by ... (more)
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Malaysian National News Agency
Merex Group And ASB Avionics Sign Distribution Agreement
KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 11 -- Merex, a Dubin Clark Company, has partnered with Mojave, California based ASB Avionics to provide international distribution for the C-130/P-3 legacy aftermarket modernization solutions in several key territories in Asia Pacific, Latin America and Oceania.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
NWS issues Wind Advisory for Feb. 10
A wind advisory is in place until 4 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 10, for areas in the Kern County Mountains, Indian Wells Valley, and the Southeastern Kern County Desert, according to the National Weather Service in Hanford.
Dallas Morning News
Virgin Galactic on track to carry paying customers to sub-orbital...
This photo provided by Virgin Galactic shows Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo under rocket power, its first ever since the program began in 2005.
Merex Group and ASB Avionics Sign International Distribution Agreement
ASB Avionics specializes in the design, manufacture and repair of complex aerospace systems and maintains an avionics repair, retrofit and modifications/upgrades facility serving both commercial and military markets.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
A space commercializes, where does Houston fit?
ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND MEMBER EXCHANGE.; FOR SUNDAY, FEB. 9 - FILE - This artist's rendering provided by Sierra Nevada Space Systems shows the company's proposed Dream Chaser spacecraft docking with the International Space Station.