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The Rock Zone

By Mariann Chew John Loftin  A Music Lover John Loftin grew up in Los Banos California and became interested in music at the age of fourteen, when his mother Virginia Loftin brought home a 45 RPM record.  The record was…

Kiwanis Club Pie Sale

By Mariann Chew The Los Banos Kiwanis Club was established on June 11, 1971.  On Monday February 13th. Kiwanis Club members Chuck Martin, Cece McKennzie, Peg Eyerman, Pastor Dean Nelson, Jim Valentine and Gloria Mendonca were at the Los Banos…

Starbucks Targeted: Gun Rights or Wrongs?

By Ixchelle Jurado A national boycott campaign led by National Gun Victim’s Action Council that was launched on Valentine’s Day targeting the popular coffee chain Starbucks for upholding the law for patrons who legally have the right to bear arms…

Los Banos Fire & CSFA DMV Class

By Assistant Fire Chief Tim Marrison On February 7th, 171 Fire Chiefs and Training Officers representing 136 Fire Departments from throughout California, converged on the Los Banos Community Center to attend a specialized training that was presented by the Los…

Love & IMPACT 2

Valentine’s Day, Love & IMPACT LOVE, LOVE, LOVE! For the next two weeks everyone’s hearts and minds will be inundated with this word in many forms: “I Love You,” “Lots of Love,” All My Love,” “How Do I Love You?…

The Extraordinary Rosa Parks

  February 4, 1913-October 24, 2005 By Mariann Chew This past Saturday afternoon I spent a wonderfully, moving and inspirational afternoon at the Miller and Lux Building honoring an extraordinary lady’s birthday, Rosa Parks would have been ninty nine years…