Featured Story

  • Updated
  • 2

Just like the gravity-defying carnival rides, the cost of attending the 2017 Kern County fair is going up, up, up after the fair’s board of directors approved increases in adult ticket prices, parking and carnival wristbands at its monthly meeting Tuesday.

  • +4
  • Updated
  • 1

With the resignation of Rusty Graham from the Kern County Fair board of directors, Gov. Jerry Brown has the opportunity to appoint a community member who understands the board's obligation to be open, honest and accountable to the public — the same public that makes the fair the most popular…

  • +4
  • Updated
  • 0

Shafter Colours Festival kicks off this week but organizers want you to know there's more in store. The community's growing arts scene will not be contained to just one weekend in February; events continue the next two weekends and a Shakespeare festival is planned for May.

  • +2
  • Updated
  • 0

Ever since the rise of digital media, people have been ringing the death knell for record stores. With a finger stroke there is instant access to pretty much any song ever, so why would anyone step foot in a brick-and-mortar record store anymore?

  • Updated
  • 0

Bakersfield College is leading the charge to shine a light for challenging times ahead. Thursday night it will present its own Ghost Light event, asking participants to bring a light source to shine in a show of inclusion.

Online Features

Kitchen Bed Bath
advertorial
  • Updated
Real Estate
advertorial
  • Updated
Bridal
advertorial
  • Brandpoint (BPT)
  • Updated