First Look with Scott Cox

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    'First Look': Bakersfield Master Chorale fills studio with Mozart's Requiem

    Thursday, Mar 05 2015 01:18 PM

    Mozart's Requiem will be the focus of the Bakersfield Master Chorale concert Saturday and it will include selections we've all heard before like "Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star."

    Thursday on "First Look with Scott Cox," members of the chorale filled the studio with Mozart's melodies. For the first time ever, director Robert Provencio said the chorale's music rehearsal will be open to the public.

    "The audience is welcome to come," he said. The rehearsal and full concert will be at Mill Creek Christian Church, 1660 S St.

    For those interested in the rehearsal, admission is $10 per person and it will begin at 1 p.m. The evening concert will be $20 for adults and $10 for students, starting at 7 p.m.

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    'First Look': Bakersfield Speedway season kicks off Saturday

    Thursday, Mar 05 2015 11:56 AM

    Bakersfield Speedway will not only be in full gear at its opening night on Saturday but it will also be celebrating its 70th season. "It's the longest continuing running racetrack on the west coast," said Scott Schweitzer Thursday on...

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

    Thursday, Mar 05 2015 10:59 AM

    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. To celebrate its "Fabulous at Fifty" there will be a delicious cupcake...

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    'First Look': First News for March 5

    Thursday, Mar 05 2015 07:14 AM

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

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

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 01:31 PM

    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. Local risk management consultant John Pryor brought in...

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

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 11:15 AM

    Eat a sub and make a difference. That's the slogan behind Jersey Mike's Subs fifth annual collaboration with the Children's Miracle Network. Throughout March -- the "Month of Giving" -- customers can make a donation at any of the three...

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

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 10:52 AM

    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. Money raised will support the Freedom School, a summer literacy and leadership...

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    'First Look': First News for March 4

    Wednesday, Mar 04 2015 07:20 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: BOMB THREAT LEADS TO EVACUATION OF DOWNTOWN BUILDING: A bomb threat closed down several streets and led to the evacuation of a building in downtown Bakersfield Tuesday morning...

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    Summer program seen as platform for teens to succeed in job market

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 03:01 PM

    If you're teen looking for a summer job but don't know where to start, the Boys & Girls Club of Kern County may be a good place to start. The club is putting on its third annual Empower Youth Through Employment program, sponsored by...

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    'First Look': Hopper shares experience at nudist chili cook off

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 01:33 PM

    For a couple of weeks now, "First Look with Scott Cox" co-host Michael Hopper has mentioned he's been to a nudist chili cook off. Although he's never actually gone into detail about it, that all changed Tuesday. Hopper shared what a...

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    'First Look': Girl Scout cookies galore

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 10:43 AM

    They're the cookie boxes you can't put down. Cookie after cookie, crunch after crunch, before you know it, you're out of your Girl Scout cookies. Whether you're a faithful Thin Mints fan or a Caramel deLites -- also known as Samoas -- the...

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    'First Look': First News for March 3

    Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 07:23 AM

    Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Top Stories: CANYON CLOSURE, TAFT SINKHOLE WORST OF KERN STORM DAMAGE: Kern County saw nothing nearly as interesting weather-wise as our neighbors to the north and south did but rains did...

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    'First Look': News headlines across the country discussed

    Monday, Mar 02 2015 11:17 AM

    Monday on "First Look with Scott Cox," co-host Michael Hopper shared unique and amusing dateline news happening across the country. Probably the most interesting news Hopper shared with simulcast host Scott Cox and Californian Executive...

First Look with Scott Cox
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Scott Cox talks what's moving in Bakersfield and Kern County from newsmakers to music to food. This hour will be your destination each morning to get to know what's going on, what's trending and hear and see what Scott is talking about.

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