LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Charter Communications plans to buy Bright House Networks in a deal worth $10.4 billion, a move that would result in the combined company becoming the No. 2 U.S. cable operator behind Comcast.
The deal comes after Charter lost its bid to acquire Time Warner Cable to Comcast in 2013. However, Charter, which counts John Malone's Liberty Media as a major shareholder, is set to acquire...
Two local Albertsons stores are in the process of a 46-hour transformation will convert them from their previous commercial identity into Haggen Food & Pharmacy grocers, the familiar blue and white logo replaced with pine-green Haggen signage, and by...
The Haggen grocery store chain is taking over three Albertsons stores in Bakersfield this week.
What timing! The Milken Institute's analysts nailed it when it decided this was the month to release recommendations for strengthening Kern County's economy.
For the local business community, 2014 was a long time in coming.
Bakersfield's median home sale prices jumped 10 percent in February as the local housing market sprang to life "like a bear coming out of hibernation," according to a new report by appraiser Gary Crabtree.
Local business and government leaders got a close look Wednesday at the cracks forming in Kern County's economy as a result of drought and sharply lower oil prices.