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Christmas is a time to bask in the warm glow of family and friends. It's also a time when everyone is exhausted after shopping for all those loved ones. If making a big holiday meal is not on your to-do list, you can turn to these restaurants who are serving Christmas Eve, Christmas Day or both.
Watch Rabbi Shmuli Schlanger perform Jewish songs at The Marketplace during the menorah lighting ceremony on Sunday, Dec. 17.
I regularly reference and profile local businesses and professionals who are doing innovative things in the community. And these stories are not often told in a way that, altogether, celebrates their ingenuity and unique histories, the perseverance and creativity behind what they do.
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Hanukkah is about spreading the light and this year's menorah lighting at The Marketplace on Sunday evening was no different.
When a woman and her four children were heading into the Walmart on Rosedale Highway last week, they noticed a homeless woman who was resting in the parking lot.
One driver was arrested and 22 were cited, for driving under the influence or without a license, during a routine BPD DUI / Drivers License checkpoint.
The Bakersfield Police Department has seen an employee turnover rate of 55 percent over the past five years, according to a new report by the Kern County grand jury.
SHAFTER — West has a winning pedigree with three consecutive CIF Southern California regional playoff appearances.
Offense has rarely come easy to Cal State Bakersfield at any point during this season and wins have come at a premium.
When hundreds of law enforcement officials converged upon Bakersfield on Tuesday to carry out a daring pre-dawn raid to bust scores of West Side Crips gang members, they began unraveling a sprawling criminal enterprise.
Rickey Holden threw both arms up and started his strut back to the Cal State Bakersfield bench. Justin Davis ran in front of Holden, wrapped his arms around Holden’s chest and lifted Holden into the air.
I don't always agree with what Dr. McDill says, but he is correct in his article about the "three laws" regarding prisons and prison population, that published in the Californian on Dec. 5. AB 109, Prop. 47, and Prop. 57 changed many felonies to misdemeanors and resulted in a "slap on the ba…
I'm sick of self-serving Republicans Like David Valadao rationalizing why we should be pleased about the tax reform plan. First of all, so the standard deduction is being increased. How many homeowners take the standard deduction? Not many! This will affect those considering buying a new hom…