The Bakersfield City Council — following a rare tie-breaking vote from Mayor Karen Goh — voted Wednesday night to deny a permit for a six-person rooming house for people with mental health issues.
With high school graduations filling up the rest of the May calendar, many parents will soon be watching their little birdies fly the nest, and it's going to be tough. How will they handle it? Five local parents who have already gone through this emotional passage in life agreed to help by s…
Bakersfield City School District Trustee Raymond Gonzales, an educator who has devoted his life to public service, announced his resignation from the board Tuesday over health issues.
A little more than 380 Grimmway Farms employees will be laid off on July 28, the largest grower and shipper of carrots in the world announced Tuesday.
Bakersfield attorney Phil Ganong responded on Wednesday to fraud charges brought against him, his wife and son, regarding a $22 million urine test billing scheme.
Kern County supervisors launched an operational investigation into the structure and funding of the Kern County Fire Department Tuesday.
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TBC Media spoke with parents who's children have left their home to and pursue their careers, they tell their stories and offer advice to others who may be letting go of their children this graduation season.
DaVita Dialysis employees purchased more than 1200 pairs of shoes for children at Roosevelt Elementary School and Pauly School. The children at Roosevelt were welcomed at the door of the cafeteria and escorted to DaVita teammates who helped them try on their new shoes.
These two canines at Kern County Animal Services are looking for their forever home. Can you help?
Some might say Kathy Gomez’s connection to Selena borders on the divine.
You know your event is good when it draws huge crowds without a whisper of promotion. And although the Basque Festival is full to bursting each year, newcomers are always welcome.
When photographer Ethan Russell toured twice with the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards said maybe 10 words to him the whole time.
Memorial Day weekend is nearly upon us and along with honoring those brave men and women who died in service to our country, we can celebrate the freedoms afforded to us to enjoy a three-day break. Whether you’re ready for a road trip or some rosé by the pool, here are some things to consider.
Naithen Dewsnap has a menacing look, even by baseball closer standards: He stands 6-foot-4, his cap pulled low and his bushy red beard hiding his expression, and he whips the ball in from an angle that batters aren’t used to seeing.
Wild momentum swings, big hits and a little craziness sprinkled in. Just another Clovis vs. Stockdale playoff baseball game.
PORTERVILLE — Garces baseball coach Guy Dees knows those days when all one can do is just tip the cap to the competition.
Landn Kauk and his Highland teammates were so excited that they had to hold themselves back from going into full-blown celebration mode after the Scots claimed a thrilling 6-5 Central Section Division III semifinal victory over visiting Kerman on Wednesday.
Fair warning to all of you planning to shoot off illegal fireworks this 4th of July: L.O.I.S. will be watching.