Nov. 24, Black Friday, 8 a.m.
At 5 a.m. Thanksgiving Day, a handful of people in Hart Park placed baked goods on tables and began making coffee. The sun was still about an hour from rising, and there was a brisk chill in the air.
The fate of Arvin’s controversial oil and gas ordinance will stay unknown for a little longer.
Judging by the amount of adjustments and yelling coming from Cal State Bakersfield women’s basketball coach Greg McCall while his Roadrunners were on defense, you might have thought his team was having a hard time against Cal State Fullerton’s offense.
On Friday, the shopping frenzy begins.
Last year was a good one for the annual Holiday Lights at CALM, which during its monthlong run drew 54,000 attendees, more than 2,000 above its average.
We don't want to be presumptuous but we think we might know what the folks at the Buena Vista Museum of Natural History & Science are thankful for this Thanksgiving.
When Felicita “Cece” Andres thinks back to her childhood Thanksgivings, it’s a mishmash. Some holidays were nice, others forgettable. Some were downright cruel.
In what should be a joyous holiday season, few things bring more dread to parents than the Elf on the Shelf. Keeping up the popular holiday tradition is often additional work and stress for maxed-out families. But a Bakersfield native has an adorable alternative ready just in time for Christ…
Christmas is coming to downtown Bakersfield, and the public is invited to help kick off the season this weekend.
Police have released surveillance images of three suspects wanted on suspicion of murder in the beating death of another man earlier this month.
Big retail chains might get all of the attention on Black Friday, but this Saturday is dedicated to the little guys.
Winning is priority No. 1 for Derek Thorn and the Campbell Motorsports team.
As a kid I was taught to always consider the source. When a claim or assertion is made, ask first what’s in it for the claimant. Second, check the evidence. Third, and perhaps more important, ask what’s in it for you, so you can identify your own prejudices. Most of us will believe nonsense …
Children dying from guns is an epidemic in our country. the Centers for Disease Control and the University of Texas report that 1,700 children were shot from 2012- 2014.