The Kern County Parks and Recreation Department is no more.
A major safety upgrade is coming to the community of Rexland Acres thanks to the effort of 17-year-old resident Joceyln Cuevas.
1 We love our long-neck giraffe friends, but they may not be around for much longer.
Carlo Magno was wary of moving his family back to Bakersfield in 2002 after being away from home for so long.
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.
Is there someone on your gift list who loves all things Kern County? If that someone also likes to read — or skim while looking at pictures — I have five gift recommendations, most of which I rediscovered during my end-of-the-year desk-cleaning ritual. (My copy of “Kern County Flora” was roo…
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.
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.
UPDATED, 10:04 p.m.: Two kneel-downs, and it's over. Final score in an instant classic: Bakersfield Christian 28, Selma 27. BCHS will play at home next Saturday for a state championship.
Paul Golla has always said the key to success for his football program is being able to throw the ball consistently well to keep defenses honest.
A couple of Charlotte players had their eyes glued on Taylor Beck on Friday night at Rabobank Arena and that’s all the opening the Condors needed to pull out a 3-2 overtime victory.
Kern County is down to two teams playing in the high school football season, for a maximum of two more games each.
I, too, was an opponent of the electoral college even after Donald Trump was elected president.
What brand of vinegar does Dana Millbank drink before writing his columns? So far he has never offered anything but criticism.
It’s called a paradigm shift. A what? Bear with me. The Kegley Institute of Ethics at Cal State Bakersfield held a seminar Monday that discussed the presidential election and its unexpected outcome.