The Bakersfield High Class of 1952 will be holding a reunion later this spring.
The Center for Sexuality & Gender Diversity will celebrate February with a special nonprofit awareness night Friday at the Bakersfield Condors' game against the San Jose Barracuda.
Truxtun Avenue will be closed at the Westside Parkway bridge next week for the demolition of barrier rail for the Kern River Bridge Improvements Project, according to the City of Bakersfield.
The Bakersfield City School District is seeking input from the community about the Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP)/Local Education Agency Plan (LEAP). BCSD invites the public share its feedback in an online survey, available in English and Spanish, on the proposed actions to meet th…
The east Westside Parkway off-ramp onto Truxtun Avenue will be closed Tuesday through Thursday for construction work, according to the city.
Barber Honda is organizing a bone marrow drive for an employee, Sal Rivera, who needs to find a donor to save his life. The drive will take place at the dealership, 4500 Wible Road, this Saturday from noon until 4 p.m.
Bike Bakersfield has brought on a new executive director. Jack Becker, who previously served as program director for the organization, now heads up the organization.
The Bakersfield Music Hall of Fame will host an exclusive screening of a film that delves into the San Joaquin Valley’s water issues on Feb. 22.
A Bakersfield roofing company is offering a free roof to the local winner of the nationwide No Roof Left Behind campaign, which is designed to help struggling families who own their own homes.
It might be too late to order gifts online, but if you are still in need of a gift for someone and know they would love a new pet, it's not too late to adopt.
To help make sure residents get their packages and other Christmas mail sent on time, the U.S. Postal Service will open several offices on Sunday, including one in Bakersfield.
The Bakersfield Police Department shed a little more light Thursday on the new ShotSpotter system the department expects to install early next year.
WWII Navy veteran Leonard Francis celebrates his upcoming 100th birthday at the American Legion Post 26 where he, family members, and other veterans gathered for the Honor Flight Kern County monthly breakfast.
Representatives from several health-related organizations will hold a rally on Wednesday opposing cuts to Medi-Cal and other health insurance.
The Taft College Library is being renamed in the memory of Harry Wilson, who donated $104,000 to the college in 2013 and, with his death on Sept. 10 at 95, bequeathed $1.6 million to the college.
Last week, staff from the Taft Correctional Institution delivered 20 handmade blankets to caregivers for the Alzheimer's Disease Association of Kern County Inc. Adult Day Services during their annual caregiver appreciation ceremony, said a TCI news release.
Kern County Treasurer and Tax Collector Jordan Kaufman reminds the public that the first installment of your Kern County property tax will become delinquent if not paid by 5 p.m., Monday, Dec. 11. In order to avoid a 10 percent late penalty, property tax payments must be made in person or po…
Settlement discussions regarding the City of Bakersfield’s lawsuit involving members of the Citizens Against 24th Street Widening Project will continue later this month.