Delano, California

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from 38,824 at the 2000 census. It is Kern County's second largest city after Bakersfield. Agriculture is Delano's major industry. The area is particularly well known as a center for the growing of table grapes. Delano is also home to two California state prisons, North Kern State Prison and Kern Valley State Prison


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Cincinnati. The Bethany Relay Station (Voice of America Bethany Relay Station) operated from 1944 to 1994. Other former sites include California (Dixon (Dixon, California), Delano (Delano, California)), Hawaii, Okinawa, Liberia, Costa Rica, and Belize. plot

as the Garces Highway. '''Charles Steven Cox''' (born October 31, 1974 in Delano (Delano, California), California) is a former first baseman in Major League Baseball for the Tampa Bay Devil Rays (Tampa Bay Rays). 250px right thumb BC Administration Building and main entrance (Image:01-2007-BakersfieldCollege.jpg) '''Bakersfield College''' ('''BC''') is a public community college (Community colleges in the United States) located in Bakersfield, California, USA. Bakersfield College has an official Twitter account at @bcrenegades and an official Facebook account. Its main campus is located on a KKDJ's dominance as a rocker was compromised when KMGX changed format from top-40 to rock in 1989. In 1991, KKDJ changed format from album rock to alternative under the nickname "105.9 The Edge". This format lasted until January 1994, and KKDJ once again made a go at competing with KRZR, but that was also short lived. Note: not to be confused with another radio station KKDJ based in Delano (Delano, California) in Kern County, California.


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-institutionalized group quarters, and 10,719 (20.2%) were institutionalized. There were 10,260 households, out of which 6,535 (63.7%) had children under the age of 18 living in them, 5,968 (58.2%) were opposite-sex married couples (marriage) living together, 2,089 (20.4%) had a female householder with no husband present, 894 (8.7%) had a male householder with no wife present. There were 833 (8.1%) unmarried opposite-sex partnerships (POSSLQ), and 61 (0.6%) same-sex partnerships same-sex


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on Léon Spilliaert's "Le Paquebot ou L'Estran", which features "alternating strips of sand and ocean blue bands stretch ed to the edge of the canvas." National Farmworkers Association (NFWA) It was in the Central Valley, especially


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Filipino (Filipino American) farmworkers of the AWOC in Delano (Delano, California), California who had previously initiated a grape strike on September 8, 1965. The NFWA and the AWOC, recognizing their common goals and methods, and realizing the strengths of coalition formation, jointly formed the United Farm Workers Organizing Committee on August 22, 1966. research&inc history 03.html UFW: The Official Web Page of the United Farm Workers


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Delano (SR 99 Bus. (California State Route 99 Business (Delano)) north) rowspan 2 58 rowspan 2 County Line Road – Delano (Delano, California) (SR 99 Bus. (California State Route 99 Business (Delano)) south) rowspan 2 The Delano name is also found across America where several places have been named in honor of a family member: * Delano, California named for Columbus Delano * Delano, Minnesota named for Francis R. Delano During his tenure as Secretary


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about nobel past-nominations.htm AFSC's Past Nobel Nominations The cropduster sequence, meant to take place in northern Indiana, was shot on location (location shooting) on Garces Highway (155) near the towns of Wasco (Wasco, California) and Delano (Delano, California), north of Bakersfield in Kern County, California ( KKDJ's dominance as a rocker was compromised when KMGX changed format from top-40 to rock in 1989. In 1991, KKDJ changed format from album rock to alternative under the nickname "105.9 The Edge". This format lasted until January 1994, and KKDJ once again made a go at competing with KRZR, but that was also short lived. Note: not to be confused with another radio station KKDJ based in Delano (Delano, California) in Kern County, California.


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in northeast Bakersfield, and it also operates two satellite campuses: the Weill Institute in downtown Bakersfield, and at the Delano Center in Delano, California, approximately north of Bakersfield. BC serves more than 18,000 students each semester and is part of the Kern Community College District (KCCD). Currently there are a total of 184 Associate's degree and certificate programs for students to choose from. BC is a part of the California Community

each semester and is part of the Kern Community College District (KCCD). Currently there are a total of 184 Associate's degree and certificate programs for students to choose from. BC is a part of the California Community Colleges system. '''North Kern State Prison (NKSP)''' is a medium-security prison located in Delano (Delano, California), Kern County, California. Opened in April 1993, this state prison houses over 5,000 inmates. North Kern serves as a reception center


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Highway 155 (California State Route 155). The former towns of Isabella (Isabella, California) and Kernville (Kernville (former town), California) were flooded by the newly created reservoir. Born in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1951, she attended (see Antioch College in Yellow Springs, Ohio, where, as an anti-war advocate, she was pursuing an education in non-violent social change. Within 3 months she was in Delano, California working for Cesar


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as the cultural arm of the United Farm Workers. The original actors were all farmworkers, and El Teatro Campesino enacted events inspired by the lives of their audience. Early performances were on flat bed trucks in the middle of the fields in Delano, California, and the theater is now located in San Juan Bautista, California. Luis Valdez, a Chicano from a migrant farmworker family, founded the troupe after attending San Jose State University and working briefly with the San Francisco Mime Troupe. KKDJ's dominance as a rocker was compromised when KMGX changed format from top-40 to rock in 1989. In 1991, KKDJ changed format from album rock to alternative under the nickname "105.9 The Edge". This format lasted until January 1994, and KKDJ once again made a go at competing with KRZR, but that was also short lived. Note: not to be confused with another radio station KKDJ based in Delano (Delano, California) in Kern County, California.

Delano, California

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'''Delano''' ( at an elevation of 315 feet (96 m). The population was 53,819 in 2011, up from 38,824 at the 2000 census. It is Kern County's second largest city after Bakersfield.

Agriculture is Delano's major industry. The area is particularly well known as a center for the growing of table grapes.

Delano's two school districts currently operate eight elementary schools, three middle schools, three comprehensive high schools and two alternative high schools. The city has its own police department and contracts with the Kern County Fire Department for fire services, EMS services are privately provided by local company, Delano Ambulance Service.

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