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God Bless Ms. Smith and her positive spirit (and care for her infant child). Fresno is indeed a fair sister city to Bakersfield. Regretfully, neither will ever attract top tech talent -- unless the B&B (best and brightest) people stop wanting to eat dinner near the Golden Gate or pref…

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Tara O'Sullivan. Remember the Name, the Person, the Spirit, the Being who devoted herself to Public Interest/ Safety Devastating loss. To those whose response to gun deaths amount to, 'thoughts and prayers' blood is on your hands. No reason for non-war automatic assault rifles. Few of us …

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Their lack of action speaks louder than their words. Are you deaf? Obviously you didn't pay attention during Six Sigma training. The Board could have invested the money in raises, but cutting that fat would not have occurred. Get with the program. It's all about Ball Bearings what don't y…

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Very sad. Why no County lifeguards? Just painted updates on the sign at the mouth of the Canyon about number of lives lost.


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GetReal2 commented on Two teens missing in Kern River

Where are the County Lifeguards? How many more people must die before the County is on notice that in a place with 100 degree +?summertime temps, people will get in the water. LA pays lifeguards to safeguard the Ocean.


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Firefighters who earn pensions are definitely the problem. Or do you mean firefighter pensions are the problem? Or pensions are the problem and firefighters just happen sometimes to get them? Either way, the Community is With You.


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Very kind and thoughtful article, giving deserved praise to the family that built the business. Newspaper industry has been shellacked. Hope Mr. Price is correct and layoffs don’t come pouring in, with offsetting reliance on AP feeds. Only criticism: who — really cares about Garces scores…

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Exactly, the people who pick your fruit and clean hotel rooms, after fleeing from gang infested favela, already probably mostly earn close to minimum wage. At least, for the time being, deputies can paste In God We Trust script decals on Patrol Cars. Should cut the crime rate 50%, minimum…

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Cost of living is much less in Bakersfield than the Bay Area. Solution is more Lean Six Sigma training until morale and retention improve.


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Much more tolerate to send the poor to prison than step over them, I guess is your point.