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KERN BUSINESS JOURNAL
  1. Worth noting in business: Tejon buys out development partner

    Monday, Jul 21 2014 05:06 PM

    Tejon Ranch Co. has paid $70 million in cash to acquire full ownership of Tejon Mountain Village LLC, the 26,000-acre resort-style residential community it has been developing near Lebec with Arizona-based DMB Associates Inc.

    The move to buy DMB's interest in the fully entitled project reflects the Lebec company's "growth as a fully integrated real estate company and demonstrates its complete confidence in the...

  2. Kern's jobless rate rose slightly in June

    Friday, Jul 18 2014 05:05 PM

    Kern County's unemployment rate held nearly steady in June, increasing slightly to a seasonally unadjusted 10.2 percent, despite the addition of some 3,500 farm jobs, the California Employment Development Department reported Friday.

  3. State allows two oil field injection wells to resume operation

    Friday, Jul 18 2014 11:20 AM

    State oil regulators announced Friday they have lifted emergency shutdown orders on two of the 11 Kern County injection wells closed last week out of concern they may have contaminated protected groundwater.

  4. Dignity settles with government over drug probe

    Thursday, Jul 17 2014 07:37 PM

    Dignity Health has agreed to pay the federal government $1.55 million to settle claims it mishandled controlled substances at its hospitals and clinics.

Strictly Business

  1. HOLLY CULHANE: Good leaders listen, give credit when it's deserved

    Monday, Jul 28 2014 11:31 AM

    Having returned recently from a vacation, I feel both refreshed and refocused. It is amazing how stepping away from the office and opening your mind to new experiences can help you better understand...

  2. STEVEN VAN METRE: Boomers are again 'hitting the road' in retirement

  3. RUSS ALLRED: How to draw the right business circles

  4. RUSS ALLRED: A simple recipe for Internet success

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Real Estate News

  1. Bakersfield man sentenced in mortgage fraud scheme

    Monday, May 12 2014 05:15 PM

    In a mortgage fraud scheme with echoes of Bakersfield's infamous Crisp & Cole Real Estate case, federal defendant Antonio Perez-Marcial was sentenced Monday to three years and 10 months in prison.

  2. Crisp & Cole agent gets 19 months behind bars

  3. Homeowner hopes drone videotaping flies 'under the radar'

  4. Media line up to oppose drone ban

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People in Business

  1. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: BRIAN D. SELF

    Tuesday, Jul 15 2014 01:33 PM

    BRIAN D. SELF has been appointed managing director of The Principal Financial Group's Bakersfield Business Center. Self has more than seven years of experience in the financial services industry,...

  2. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: DANIELLS PHILLIPS VAUGHAN & BOCK

  3. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: JEREMY OSTERSTOCK

  4. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: SHERYL CHALUPA

  5. PEOPLE IN BUSINESS: JEANNINE WAITS

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