Since 1962, when he opened Robby’s Nursery, Harold E. “Robby” Robinson began making Bakersfield a more beautiful place. Robinson was an independent landscaper when he moved to Bakersfield as a young man and, after establishing an excellent reputation with his services around town, he and his wife, Joan, purchased a nursery located at South H Street and Planz Road.
The local chapter of the American Heart Association and its many supporters gathered to paint the DoubleTree red for another successful Go Red for Women Luncheon! The place was packed full of all things a woman loves: fantastic shopping, heart health tips, a nutritious lunch, heartfelt speeches, and a glamorous fashion show.
Green has been the new black for years, and here in Kern County, we have entrepreneurs who are setting trends in how residents and businesses can greatly reduce their carbon footprint.
In September of 1951, a legacy began in Kern County. Under the authority of the Dominican Sisters of Tacoma, Washington, Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School opened its doors to children in grades kindergarten through third with the intention of providing quality education while fostering faith in each student.
New City Cleaners has had a long and prestigious history of serving the people of Kern County and beyond. It’s a patient and steady dedication to quality and service that has set the 105-year-old specialty cleaning business apart, and possibly been the secret of its success and longevity.
Father-son team Jon and Jean-Luc Slagle are at the heart of Scope, a broadcasting and media production company that has been making some serious waves both locally and nationally.