Local News

July is Park and Recreation Month

July is Park and Recreation Month

The City of Bakersfield Recreation and Parks is proud to announce July is Park and Recreation Month, and is inviting the public to enjoy all the

The City of Bakersfield Recreation and Parks is proud to announce July is Park and Recreation Month, and is inviting the public to enjoy all the[Continue]

Local Sports

CSUB Athletics Director Jeff Konya Resigns

CSUB Athletics Director Jeff Konya Resigns

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – CSUB Athletics Director Jeff Konya is stepping down effective August 4, 2014 to become the Director of Athletics at Oakland [Continue]

WAC Commissioner Receives Contract Extension

WAC Commissioner Receives Contract Extension

DENVER – The Western Athletic Conference Board of Directors announced today a two-year contract extension for Commissioner Jeff Hurd through June, [Continue]

Bakersfield Police Blotter

BPD News Release – 1300 block Sandra Dr Injury Collision

BPD News Release – 1300 block Sandra Dr Injury Collision
For Immediate Release July 25, 2014 On Thursday, July 24, 2014 at 7:16 p.m. Officers responded to [Continue]

BPD News Release – 818 Real Rd. Burglary Arrest

BPD News Release – 818 Real Rd. Burglary Arrest
Immediate Release July 23, 2014 On July 22, 2014, at 12:05 pm Officer Tommy Hernandez was [Continue]

Kern County Sheriff

Kern Valley Search Warrant and Arrest

Kern Valley Search Warrant and Arrest

On 7-25-14 at 0820 hours, deputies from the Kern County Sheriff’s Office Detective Division and Kern Valley Substation, along with Kern County Animal Control, Bureau of Land Management, California Highway Patrol, and US Forest Service, executed a search warrant for stolen property at 4750 Kelso Creek Road, Weldon, CA. Deputies recovered stolen property, multiple firearms, [Continue]

Government

Weekly Address: Closing Corporate Tax Loopholes

Weekly Address: Closing Corporate Tax Loopholes

WASHINGTON, DC — In this week’s address, the President continued his call for our nation to rally around an economic patriotism that says rather than protecting wasteful tax loopholes for a few [Continue]

State Government

Closures for the I-5 Pavement Improvement Project Vista Del Lago Road to Kern County Line

Closures for the I-5 Pavement Improvement Project Vista Del Lago Road to Kern County Line

Expect DELAYS on I-5 between 9 p.m. and 6 a.m. At times, only ONE LANE will be open.  Gorman — The California Department of Transportation [Continue]

Arts & Entertainment

Public ArtWalk Information and Q&A Meeting  with the Arts Council of Kern

Public ArtWalk Information and Q&A Meeting with the Arts Council of Kern

The Arts Council of Kern County holds Public ArtWalk Information and Q&A Meeting June 30th, 2014 @ 5 PM June 23, 2014 - The Arts Council of Kern [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]