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  1. Environmental lawsuit targets oil-by-train terminal near Taft

    Thursday, Jan 29 2015 05:00 PM

    A coalition of environmental activists filed a lawsuit Thursday that attempts to shut down a new oil-by-rail terminal northeast of Taft.

    The suit in Kern County Superior Court alleges the San Joaquin Valley Air Pollution Control District worked with the terminal's owner, Plains All American Pipeline LP, to minimize public scrutiny of a facility designed to receive up to two separate mile-long train shipments of oil...

  2. HOLLY CULHANE: Facing a layoff? Steps you can take to prepare, recover

    Thursday, Jan 29 2015 12:38 PM

    Worldwide oil prices are falling and in an oil county like Kern, the impacts are painfully hitting home.

  3. ROBIN PAGGI: Ensure job, applicant are a good match

    Tuesday, Jan 27 2015 02:00 PM

    Once upon a time, I was a secretary. I was really good at answering the phone and interacting with customers, but I was really bad at filing and just about everything else a secretary is supposed to do. As a result of being inept, I became burned...

  4. Business roundup: Valley Republic, business park, Dollar General

    Tuesday, Jan 27 2015 01:45 PM

    Valley Republic Bank reported earning $2.7 million in 2014, or 78 cents per share, a 32 percent increase over the year before.

Strictly Business

  1. Business year in review: Local issues, trends came to a head in 2014

    Saturday, Dec 27 2014 05:29 PM

    For the local business community, 2014 was a long time in coming.

  2. RUSS ALLRED: Raising the grade of business friendliness

  3. ROBIN PAGGI: Managing depression in the workplace

  4. RUSS ALLRED: Management by clockworks and oranges

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Real Estate News

  1. Housing forecasts: Price increases will slow

    Thursday, Jan 22 2015 06:22 PM

    Bakersfield single- and multifamily housing prices will continue to rise in 2015, albeit at a slower pace than in each of the last two years, according to a pair of market forecasts released Thursday.

  2. Small price decline sparks theories about local home market

  3. Home market steady in October with supply down, demand up

  4. Retailers show interest in former car lot on California Avenue

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Business Matters

  1. Environmental lawsuit targets oil-by-train terminal near Taft

    Thursday, Jan 29 2015 05:00 PM

    A coalition of environmental activists filed a lawsuit Thursday that attempts to shut down a new oil-by-rail terminal northeast of Taft.

  2. Sun World puts focus to grapes

  3. Business roundup: Valley Republic, business park, Dollar General

  4. Wasco project would treat oil wastewater for reuse

  5. Supreme court declines to review Chevron tax case against Kern

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