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Something amazing is happening in Bakersfield, CA. The once small-town has doubled in its' population over the past twenty years. Now the 9th largest city in California, the growing community is experiencing a cultural shift as it welcomes a more diverse population while still valuing its' rich history, honoring the traditions, institutions and values that have made us who we are. Join our hosts Andrae Gonzales, Rachel Magnus, Jesus Gonzalez & Carla Barrientos as they explore the dynamic people, places and culture of our community.

Jul 25, 2019

This week we speak with Local Farm to Table creator and owner Heather Laganelli. Heather was born and raised in Worcester, Massachusetts. Heather has nearly twenty years of experience in the creative and food service industry. She made the leap in July of 2015 to start her own restaurant in bakersfield and takes pride in the menu she concocted at Locale over the years. Heather talks about building her business and partnering with other local businesses to bring a unique creative flare to the Bakersfield community. Locale is approaching it’s FOUR YEAR ANNIVERSARY and Heather shares her hopes and upcoming plans for her popular eatery.