Posts filed under: Antelope Valley

Well, it may not be a traditional “winter wonderland” in Antelope Valley, but that doesn’t stop residents from getting in the holiday spirit! There’s lots of ways to celebrate the season—here are some of our favorites! Live version of “It’s...
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Rugged desert landscape, vast open skies, and miles and OHV and hiking trails are just a stones throw from the major population centers of Antelope Valley. Jawbone Canyon is just north of Mojave on CA-14 and offers a playground for...
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As you travel through Antelope Valley, you’ll notice a few man-made landmarks amidst the sweeping desert vistas. The nearly year-round sunshine and strong winds make it ideal for renewable energy projects—the first wind turbines in Kern County were built in...
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Looking for summer plans? The next few months are full of events, festivals, fairs, and more in Palmdale, Lancaster, Mojave, and California City. Check out some of our favorites: June Celebrate America with Thunder in Lancaster is a resounding, patriotic...
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July’s “Plane Crazy Saturday,” a free monthly lecture series hosted by the Mojave Transportation Museum and the Mojave Air and Space Port, attracted a larger-than-normal crowd. The featured speaker was writer and aviation historian Peter Merlin, who has written extensively...
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Mojave elementary students had the opportunity to participate in a two-week Summer Science Camp last June. Mojave STEM teachers offered classes that ranged from biology to physics and gave students a chance to do some hands-on work and projects, as...
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It’s incredible to think that within 50 years of the first moon landing, space flight might be accessible to the (deep-pocketed) masses. It’s even more incredible to think that if that happens, it will largely be thanks to some big-dreaming...
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Aerospace drives economy, innovations The aerospace industry has always been a major driver of Antelope Valley’s economy. A report released last year details just how big a role the industry plays. Aerospace companies and contractors—many of which are housed at...
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