The Alzheimer's Disease Association of Kern County supports caregivers as they care for a loved one affected by Alzheimer's disease and related disorders.
Dear Action Line, My mother recently gave me a Visa gift card with $50 on it. My wife and I used it to go out for dinner at a local restaurant. The card Mom purchased charged an additional $4.95 but touted on the package that there were no additional fees. When it was time to pay the bill, the server told me that 20 percent of the bill goes to gratuity right off the top. Can they do this?
The Bakersfield Toy Run attracted about 7,000 people last year, making it the largest toy run in the state. That's what Robert Laurin of the toy run said Friday on "First Look with Scott Cox."
An aging 36-inch sewer line on 1st Street that was already scheduled for repair failed and opened a sinkhole Friday morning, swallowing a parked Cadillac.
Economy: There was little surprise in the latest UCLA report on the California economy, which showed an uneven recovery across the state. Coastal counties, from San Diego north, have shown strong gains in employment and housing, while here in the San Joaquin Valley we actually may have lost ground. Some areas of the coast boast jobless rates about half of what they are here and in the Inland Empire.
Lead stories from "First Look with Scott Cox's" Big 6:
There were themed floats, marching bands, classic cars, horse-drawn carriages, trick ropers, fire engines and a grand marshal named Santa Claus.
A unanimous Bakersfield Planning Commission vote on Thursday paved the way for 53 single-family houses to be built in the southwest on a former school site.
LONDON -- People attending the London premiere of a new film about Nelson Mandela were told of his death Thursday night as the closing credits rolled.
A regional water board voted Thursday to end a paperwork and fee waiver that for 30 years allowed oil companies to dispose of well drilling fluids in unlined sumps at will.
JOHANNESBURG -- As the news of Nelson Mandela's death spread across South Africa, residents of Soweto gathered in the streets near the house where he once lived, singing and dancing to mourn his death and celebrate his colossal life.