Local News

3-Way Chevrolet Foots Bill For Latest Honor Flight Kern County

3-Way Chevrolet Foots Bill For Latest Honor Flight Kern County

August 21-23 - Honor Flight Kern County # 11 August21 - Depart - Depart 6:40 am – be at airport no later than 5:15 to send out veterans off

August 21-23 - Honor Flight Kern County # 11 August21 - Depart - Depart 6:40 am – be at airport no later than 5:15 to send out veterans off[Continue]

Local Sports

CSUB Athletics: LOWER TICKET PRICES/COMPLIMENTARY PARKING FOR FANS IN 2014-15

CSUB Athletics: LOWER TICKET PRICES/COMPLIMENTARY PARKING FOR FANS IN 2014-15

BAKERSFIELD, Calif.- As promised over the Summer, the new “We’re All ‘Runners” campaign’s focus on affordability and family-friendliness [Continue]

Head Injuries in Student Athletes Symposium

Head Injuries in Student Athletes Symposium

Education is Making a Difference in the Number of Reported Incidents As summer reaches its peak, hundreds of area high school athletes are in [Continue]

Bakersfield Police Blotter

BPD News Release – 4750 Coffee Rd Cigarette World Fraud-Burglary

BPD News Release – 4750 Coffee Rd Cigarette World Fraud-Burglary
For Immediate Release August 29, 2014 The Bakersfield Police Department is seeking the [Continue]

BPD News Release – DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Announcement

BPD News Release – DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint Announcement
For Immediate Release August 29, 2014 DUI / Driver’s License Checkpoint On Saturday, August 30, [Continue]

Kern County Sheriff

Suspect arrested for stealing farm equipment near Lamont

Suspect arrested for stealing farm equipment near Lamont

In an effort to combat and deter farm equipment theft, Detectives from the Kern County Sheriff’s Office Rural Crime Investigation Unit placed a piece of farm equipment under electronic surveillance in the Lamont area. On 08/27/2014, Rural Crime Detectives were notified the equipment had been stolen. Detectives from the Rural Crime Investigation Unit believed the [Continue]

Government

President Obama to Award the Medal of Honor

President Obama to Award the Medal of Honor

WASHINGTON, DC – On September 15, 2014, President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to Army Command Sergeant Major Bennie G. Adkins and to Army Specialist Four Donald P. Sloat for [Continue]

State Government

Closures for the I-5 Pavement Improvement Project, Vista Del Lago Road to Kern County Line, Aug. 18-23, 2014

Closures for the I-5 Pavement Improvement Project, Vista Del Lago Road to Kern County Line, Aug. 18-23, 2014

Gorman — The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) plans to implement the closures listed below during the week of August 18-23, [Continue]

Arts & Entertainment

Calendar notes: Pacific Artist Series at Fresno Pacific University

Calendar notes: Pacific Artist Series at Fresno Pacific University

CONCERTS 7:30 p.m. Thursday, August 28, Fresno Pacific University Pacific Artist Series presents The Hord Consort: John Hord, piano; Pamela Ellzey, [Continue]

Out and About

Gospel Brunch! August 3rd @ 1pm

Gospel Brunch! August 3rd @ 1pm

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Business News

Meet U.S. Congressman David Valadao at DBA Empowerment Breakfast

Meet U.S. Congressman David Valadao at DBA Empowerment Breakfast

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Bakersfield Downtown Business Association invites all members to the next DBA Empowerment [Continue]