NEW YORK — Elderly people are suffering concussions and other brain injuries from falls at what appear to be unprecedented rates, according to a new report from U.S. government researchers.
Brandon Sullivan is a Le Cordon Bleu trained chef and the culinary instructor of the Bakersfield Adult School's Cafe 1600 and Erin Arriola is the instructor of entrepreneurial skills at the Cafe. Students in the program learn the restaurant business by working in all areas of the business.
Any positive signs these days are welcome in Kern County’s up-and-down oil industry.
Meat pies. Big men. Bagpipers. Kilts. Heavy weights.
The Kern High School District launched an internal affairs investigation against a senior officer last year and accused him of wrongdoing after he helped uncover a decades-long practice of administrators misusing a sensitive police information database, a government claim filed against the d…
Third graders at Noble Elementary School are excited to learn about caring for pets during a PAWS (Pet Awareness Week For Students) assembly held at the school Friday to teach kids to be responsible pet owners.
A group of Noble Elementary School third-graders got a visit from a furry friend Friday, and learned a lesson, too.
State figures released Friday show Kern County's unemployment rate slid to a seasonally unadjusted 10.9 percent in February, down only slightly from January’s 11.1 percent, after farming sloughed off 2,000 jobs in a seasonal dip that occurs annually.
1. Whether or not you develop cancer may be more about luck than lifestyle.
A friend said recently, “You haven’t been at your best the last couple of weeks.”
A year after reaching the NCAA Tournament for the first time in the school’s Division I history, Cal State Bakersfield is making waves again in the magical basketball month of March.
Raymond Noland Jr. took the lead on the 18th lap and raced to victory in the 25-lap Hobby Stock feature on Saturday night at Bakersfield Speedway.
My representative in Congress, Kevin McCarthy, was a wonderful host to a Kern County Honor Flight veterans’ group in mid-April 2016. He made the group's visit to the Capitol very special, giving us a tour of the House of Representatives, his majority leader’s offices, and the floor of the Ho…
I've been been wondering what type of person would kill his girlfriend's baby, what type of person would shoot into a car and kill a little boy and injure his brother, what type of person would kick down a door and go into a room and kill a young man and shoot his girlfriend in the presence …
There is still some hope that enough members of Congress will have the courage to stop the recent attacks on important environmental protections, including the Wasted Methane and Gas Rule.
Ancient Jewish lore tells us that Adam (a metaphor for mankind) is to exercise dominion over all the earth. That same lore tells us that we are stewards of that same earth.
It seems it only gets worse for President Trump and his followers — including our congressman, Kevin McCarthy.