Last year's annual San Joaquin Community Hospital medical staff meeting drew 50 people.
The Carnales Unidos show featured an array of vehicles -- motorcycles, classic rides, tricycles -- and entertainment. Organizers estimated about 300 entries participated in the event held Sunday at the Kern County Farigrounds.
Q: Why are gardeners allowed to just blow clippings and leaves into the street instead of onto the property they are tending?
Michael Gruszczynski was bombing downhill Saturday afternoon near the bottom of the Cannell Trail as part of the Kern Mountain Bike Festival Shuttle-Fest when his left pedal clipped a rut.
This is one in a series of stories looking at the issues and people on the November ballot. Previous installments can be found at bakersfield.com/politics.
I feel like this column should come with a diagram, a portable fan and a stiff drink.
Just two hours into Bakersfield Pride on Saturday, event organizer Whitney Weddell was already calling it: The 11th annual gay pride festival was the biggest yet.
Despite being born with only half of a heart, the remaining piece inside Brianna Bravo radiated with compassion Saturday as she said those with heart conditions should never give up.
The Bakersfield Police Department's message to seven known gang members was blunt Wednesday night.