Awhile back, we were having dinner on the back patio. It was a cool evening, lending hope that fall might be a possibility.
Federal prosecutors have charged a man from Mexico with causing the Cedar Fire, which burned about 29,000 acres of national forest land and at least six residences in Kern and Tulare counties, it was announced Thursday.
TBC First News has the latest weather update, how many tickets there are left to the 2016 Bakersfield Business Conference and where you can catch assemblywoman Grove.
HOBOKEN, N.J. (Reuters) - Three people were killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train derailed and plowed through Hoboken station in New Jersey during the morning rush hour on Thursday, U.S. media and a transit official said.
Owners of two hookah lounges squared off with opponents of the late-night, communal smoking clubs at City Hall on Wednesday over changes to the city’s cabaret ordinance that could limit their hours.
We love our friends in local TV news, but sometimes we have to talk them down — after they stand on the ledge of the 14th floor, news-wise, threatening to jump.
Bakersfield City School District teachers are calling on administrators to review their faculty investigation policies, alleging the district has been violating due process rules when placing staff members on administrative leave.
The tents are going up at Cal State Bakersfield and the tickets are just about gone, no surprise considering the Bakersfield Business Conference is a once-in-six-years extravaganza put together by George Martin, the city’s impresario of impresarios.
1 For one pair of newlyweds, the professional photographs of their big day will have to compete with a selfie with one happy passer-by — Tom Hanks.
Two years after eerie photos of the so-called “Wasco Clown” appeared online, red-nosed, brightly-wigged characters have again attracted the attention of Kern County law enforcement.
Art is subjective, several members of the board that runs Kern Pioneer Village agreed Monday — which was another way of saying they were underwhelmed by the museum’s new logo, unveiled at their monthly meeting.
Kern County sheriff's detectives cited and released 12 people Monday for alleged alcohol-related offenses, according to a sheriff's department news release.
For most people, a can-do attitude is a good thing, but a lecture at San Joaquin Community Hospital may prove that’s not always the case when it comes to strenuous workouts.
Following a nearly two-month trial, a Kern County jury Tuesday acquitted Robert Garrett on charges of first-degree murder and two counts of attempted murder in connection with a 2014 shooting.
Nearly 1,000 runners from 55 cities, nine states and Canada have pre-registered for what’s believed to be Bakersfield’s first foray into hosting a marathon, one that will take runners from the southwest to the northeast and even possibly qualify some for the Boston Marathon.
1 Listen up single people of Bakersfield: If you’re looking for true love, it might be best to move out of town.
More than a year after the burned body of Justin Brewer was found in an orchard, two people charged in his killing have accepted plea deals and the other two will be tried separately on charges including murder.
Someone broke into mayoral candidate Karen Goh’s work office over the weekend and stole a laptop computer and several information storage drives, she said Monday.
Trailblazer Jean Shepard, who recorded what is considered the first hit of the Bakersfield Sound era, died Sunday. The Country Music Hall of Fame member, who was a member of the Grand Ole Opry for more than 60 years and one of traditional country music’s greatest, feistiest advocates, was 82.
Demolitions, empty, vandalized houses and — coming this week — discussions by the Bakersfield City Council are signs the Centennial Corridor freeway connection is coming.
1 .If you’re looking for something to do around Halloween, you might want to check out Boo-at-the-Zoo at the California Living Museum on Oct. 22-23, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The second-best thing about Arnold Palmer was the drink they named after him. Long after people have forgotten his athletic greatness, they’ll be ordering Arnold Palmers at bars, restaurants and oceanside cafes.
There was a nationwide increase in violent crime in 2015, a trend seen locally in cases of homicides and aggravated assaults, according to FBI statistics released Monday.
Two men who are convicted felons were arrested Sunday morning on suspicion of multiple felony charges after they were discovered near the scene of an injury shooting outside a northwest hookah lounge.
Golf legend Arnold Palmer died in Pittsburgh at the age of 87 on Sunday. The news was first reported by Golfweek and was later confirmed by the United Stated Golf Association.
How does one go from being born into a farmworker family in Delano in 1940 to being named a 2015 National Medal of Arts and National Humanities recipient?
OAKLAND, Calif., — A surgical procedure recommended to reduce the future risk of ovarian cancer has been successfully implemented throughout Kaiser Permanente in Northern California without a change in surgical outcomes, according to research published in the journal Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Fall is often a busy time of year for many of us. School is back in session. After-school and after-work activities pick up pace. And many homes and businesses are bustling with activity again after a nice summer lull.