Spotlight on Mark Lamas

 Article A.P. Whyte  4000 Empire Drive, Bakersfield, California, 661.861.0281, PanacheHairSalon.com  It takes many years to achieve a level of competency that can only be described as mastery. After a lifetime of styling, coloring and cutting the hair of many of Bakersfield’s residents, Mark Lamas doesn’t rest on his laurels. Instead, he continues to learn new techniques, new chemical treatments and…

When Your Child Needs a Hand

It’s now November and the school year is in full swing. About now, parents might begin to sense that all is not well with the way the school year is progressing. Perhaps parent-teacher conferences revealed academic concerns. Parents might be noticing that their child is unhappy, tears with homework are a nightly event, and maybe the mornings are fraught with…

Ask the Expert …

If there is anything you ever wanted to know about Bakersfield, ask David Lyman. A lifelong resident, David’s brain is chock full of statistics, history, restaurant info, transportation, festivals, concerts, sporting events, people, places and things. Everything you ever wanted to know about the 142 square miles of Bakersfield and the surrounding areas is on the tip of David’s tongue.…