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    'First Look': Junior League of Bakersfield to host open house

    The Junior League of Bakersfield will be celebrating 50 years in the community and as a way to say thank you, the organization will be hosting an open house on Friday.

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    'First Look': First News for March 5

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories:

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    Water pacts, new city website get council’s nod

    The city’s website, now in its teenage years, will be redone as recommended by city staff, the Bakersfield City Council decided by unanimous vote Wednesday, in a meeting that also examined residential water agreements and development.

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    Bakersfield among leaders in US population growth, density

    Increasingly, Americans are living in cities, those cities are becoming more densely populated, and California is a major factor in both trends, a new U.S. Census Bureau report indicates.

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    THE GRADE: Contest mixes building cars and comedy

    ODYSSEY OF THE MIND: Valley Oaks Charter School students will, for the sixth time, advance to state in an international problem solving competition called Odyssey of the Mind.

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    Services scheduled

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    On the hunt for a job? Check out all these job fairs, class opportunities

    A job fair Thursday at the Mojave Air & Space Port will feature representatives of more than 30 companies looking to hire, including Scaled Composites, Terra Gen-Power, the California Department of Corrections and Golden Queen Mine.

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    'First Look': Unique caricature brings historical figures to life

    Another historic treasure was brought to Californian columnist Lois Henry and this time it was a large pen and ink original drawing by famous Sacramento Bee cartoonist Arthur Buel.

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    'First Look': 'Eat a sub, make a difference' with Jersey Mike's Subs

    Eat a sub and make a difference.

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    'First Look': LightWave Education fundraiser to benefit literacy summer program

    LightWave Education will be hosting its third-annual benefit concert featuring Nuhjume, the trio from the S.T.A.R.S., Friday at the Stockdale Country Club.

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    'First Look': First News for March 4

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories:

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