DELANO 鈥 The city鈥檚 main east-west artery of Cecil Avenue is booming today with booths filling the parking lot of Delano High School on Cecil Avenue for the community鈥檚 annual Relay for Life.

DELANO 鈥 Despite pleas from local residents, the Delano City Council decided Monday night against imposing rent control and agreed instead to investigate the cost of implementing such a measure.

DELANO 鈥 The Music Memorial concert, sidelined a couple of years due to the pandemic, will take place this year at 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 23, in the Delano High School auditorium. Donation will be $5 at the door.

DELANO 鈥 The new year brings with it the continuation of several educational programs offered by the Delano Adult School located on Princeton Street across from the Delano High varsity baseball diamond.

Saturday is an opportunity for the public to view Christmas in the Park at Delano鈥檚 Heritage Park at the intersection of Garces Highway and South Lexington Street.

Anthony Martinez of Delano鈥檚 Tony鈥檚 Firehouse Grill and a citizens committee headed by Art Armendariz were delighted on Thanksgiving Day that the 4th annual Delano Community Happy Thanksgiving luncheon met its goal of serving 1,500 people 鈥 and probably more.

DELANO 鈥 Dominic Logrecco, a 105-year-old World War II veteran, will be the grand marshal and near the front of Delano鈥檚 first-ever Veterans Parade on Saturday. Let鈥檚 be present on the parade route from 8th Avenue to 13th Avenue on Main Street or 8th to 13th on Jefferson Street to give him a…

DELANO 鈥 The 77th annual Delano Harvest Holidays Festival is holding its annual Queen鈥檚 scholarship pageant later this month, which for the second year will combine with a 鈥淜ing鈥 portion as well.

DELANO 鈥 Clinica Sierra Vista and The Wonderful Co. are to be main gold sponsors of Delano鈥檚 Harvest Holidays festival this fall. That was the report from Harvest president Claribel Gutierrez at an early August meeting of the Harvest directors. She also reported that Hall Ambulance has becom…