To the community, Gordon Wickersham was a fine jeweler who spent decades fitting loyal customers with quality gems, an active Rotarian and a beloved church choir member. To those who knew him best, though, he was a loving, supportive and funny family man.
1 If you’re looking to have a good time this holiday season, you might want to consider taking part in Bakersfield’s first Santa Crawl Saturday, Dec. 17.
That pre-dawn traffic jam outside The Californian Wednesday morning was a good thing.
TBC Media spoke with John Price of Price Disposal about why he donated to CHiPs for KIDS and why he thinks the event is important to our community.
1 The new session of Congress doesn’t begin for a few weeks, Fox Business news reports, but one Republican policymaker has already drawn up a bill that would allow people to carry a concealed handgun from one state to another.
What do a dancing condor, California Highway Patrol officers and tons of toys have in common? The CHiPs for Kids Toy Drive! Officers were out with The Bakersfield Californian Wednesday afternoon to gather new or unused toys for Kern County's children. Take a look!
What started as just another audition has led to international exposure for Bakersfield actress Prymrr LoBasso.
This year's production of "The Nutcracker" will again have a live orchestra, but a smaller one, in what could be standard operating procedure from now on.
To keep it "fresh," many choreographers have updated Tchaikovsky's immortal "The Nutcracker" ballet. There's a hip-hop version, a 1950s update using modern dance choreography, a London production that resets the Christmas party into an orphanage straight out of Charles Dickens.
A Kern High School District instructional aide was arrested Thursday on suspicion of having sex with a 16-year-old boy who attended classes at a continuation high school, sheriff’s officials said.
A statewide community college program championed by Bakersfield College President Sonya Christian that would streamline the transfer process and boost graduation rates launched Wednesday, officials announced.
Castle STEAM Academy, Panama-Buena Vista Union School District’s ambitious project to transform one of southwest Bakersfield’s poorest schools, received $80,000 from Chevron to develop an engineering lab, officials announced.
Kern County is down to two teams playing in the high school football season, for a maximum of two more games each.
KANSAS CITY, Mo — Thanks to a strong first-half effort from its offense, the Kansas City Chiefs took control of the AFC West with a 21-13 victory over the Oakland Raiders in a Thursday night meeting at Arrowhead Stadium.
When Darren Carr became Bakersfield Christian’s football coach last year, he had an uncommon problem: The guy he wanted to be his offensive coordinator — his older brother — still wanted to play in the NFL.
Record-holders, a former Olympian and an outstanding athlete who’s now a doctor going into the Bob Elias Kern County Sports Hall of Fame in February.
Donald Trump must choose: Be president, or be chairman of his company. He can’t do both without creating severe conflicts of interest, at the very least. At worst, Trump’s private holdings could undermine critical foreign policy and blatantly violate the Constitution.
Why can’t we solve California’s devastating housing shortage?
I sometimes wondered how the German people could have elected Adolf Hitler. Now I see. Donald Trump manifests many of the qualities of that despicable human being. He is openly racist yet that was not important enough to disqualify him. His grandfather was an admirer of Hitler and his father…