Rest In Peace John (Jack) Blackburn

Rest In Peace John (Jack) Blackburn

John (who went by Jack) was employed as a Brewer by Anheuser-Busch in Van Nuys for 27 years – mostly on the midnight shift.

Jack was on his way to work during the rain storm …

Breaking News: Candidates Announced for PMC Board

Pine Mountain (April 10, 2010, 8 a.m.)—The list of candidates who have declared an intent to run for the seats opening on the nine-member board of directors for the Pine Mountain Club Property Owners Association …

Zero-to-Four-Year-Olds Make Egg Hunt History

Zero-to-Four-Year-Olds Make Egg Hunt History

By Gary Meyer

Last year the zero-to-four-year-olds cleared the egg field in Frazier Mountain Park in only three minutes. This year the 9th Annual Boys & Girls Club Easter Egg Hunt was over in just …

Food Not Bombs Concert ‘Da Bomb’

Food Not Bombs Concert 'Da Bomb'

By Patric Hedlund

“The name of this song is ‘I love you, let’s make kisses,’” the guitarist called into the mic, but it wasn’t. The real lyrics? “We’re already deadddddd!!!!!” in a rasping metal growl, …

70 SBDC Founders Confirm ‘We Mean Business!’

70 SBDC Founders Confirm 'We Mean Business!'

A Dozen Local Businesses Helped Host the Synergy Summit SBDC Lunch

By Patric Hedlund

How can we keep jobs and services on the mountain? How can we keep the small businesses that are already here …

Will PMC Assessment Go Up?

Will PMC Assessment Go Up?

Members To See Budget Saturday

By Patric Hedlund

Some call it “paying double taxes.” Others like knowing their annual property owners’ association assessments offer amenities, security and snowplow services that are local.

Pine Mountain Club …

COMMUNITY CALENDAR: Upcoming & Ongoing

Send Mountain Community events to or call 245-3794.

Census Testing Dates

  • April 12, 13, 14 at 5 p.m. and April 10 at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m., Family Resource Center, 3015 Mt. Pinos …

News and Features

Changes at Kern County Planning Department

By Patric Hedlund

The Kern County Board of Supervisors last week appointed Ted James as director of the Resource Management Agency (RMA). James headed the county’s planning department for 19 years. Lorelei Oviatt has served ...

Celebrate Wildflower Season

Moody springtime skies often make great pictures.

Photo 1: Chuck Noble took this shot of craggy rocks and wildflowers against a brooding horizon on the Tejon Ranch Conservancy’s Tejon Creek hike April 3.


El Tejon Drumline Gets New Marimba

By Randy Poland, Drumline Director

It is my honor to thank Mountain Memories for the $500 donation for the purchase of a new Yahama marimba for the El Tejon School Drumline.

Mountain Memories is the ...