Bakosphere Blog

  1. The different sides of Kevin McCarthy

    Bakersfield Congressman Kevin McCarthy has garnered headlines around the country this past week in ascending to the powerful post of House majority leader.

    June 21 at 08:26AM

  2. Bakersfield restaurant chain expanding to Nashville

    Nashville apparently can't get enough of Bakersfield. The Tennessee city, whose Country Music Hall of Fame has hosted a fabulous Bakersfield Sound exhibit the last few years, is adding a Bakersfield restaurant.

    June 05 at 08:04AM

  3. Former NFL player selling Bakersfield mansion for $2.8 million

    Former NFL quarterback David Carr has put his Bakersfield mansion -- complete with "Star Trek"-themed theater -- on the market for $2.8 million .

    February 28 at 08:39AM

  4. Import Face Off rocks Famoso

    The second running of the Import Face Off at Auto Club Famoso Raceway rocked the track as hundreds of import cars rocketed down the quarter-mile track.

    February 16 at 12:19PM

  5. Financial Times publishes in-depth story on Carl Cole, massive fraud

    The international business newspaper Financial Times has published a lengthy article on Carl Cole , the Bakersfield real estate broker headed to prison for his part in a massive mortgage fraud.

    February 10 at 12:12PM

The Firehose

From the Network
  1. BWell Magazine

    There's talk in the office of adding more health related stories to the Bakersfield Californian like those found in B Well. What are your thoughts B Well readers?

    9 minutes ago
  2. Robert Price

    Hey @alamodrafthouse -- come and open a theater in Bakersfield! This is, after all, where the idea first took shape, kinda. Right, Tim?

    9 minutes ago
  3. Bakersfield Life

    Celebrations issue countdown: 5 days to go!!! The soon-to-be-released issue is packed with amazing photography...

    13 minutes ago
  4. Bakersfield Life Magazine

    Celebrations issue countdown: 5 days to go!!! The soon-to-be-released issue is packed with amazing photography and insider stories on how to plan a fabulous party. We even have a New Year's Eve venue list, so you can party right here in Bakersfield! Find it in your Saturday Californian, or anywhere the paper is sold on Saturdays.

    13 minutes ago
  5. Theo Douglas

    L.A. Times, too, weighed in on Friday's news of a possible new bullet train path through Bakersfield.

    22 minutes ago
  6. Theo Douglas

    In case you missed it Saturday — for shame! — city, state make pact to study new bullet train path thru Bakersfield.

    26 minutes ago
  7. Theo Douglas

    Good morning, Twitter! And in case I don't see you again today, good afternoon, good evening and good night!

    28 minutes ago
  8. Stefani Dias

    .@princessaj30 @semayer I believe at least two other staffers have summons in addition to us tweeting folk.

    36 minutes ago
  9. Dianne Hardisty

    Long-shot presidential bid for Carly Fiorina, but maybe she's really running for vice-president | The Sacramento Bee

    about 1 hour ago
  10. Stefani Dias

    Like so many other Californian staffers this month, I am reporting for jury duty. #PartyLikeAJournalist

    about 1 hour ago
  11. Dianne Hardisty

    Studies tout value of state's almond growers, green energy, Latinos

    about 1 hour ago
  12. Dianne Hardisty

    An upside of high-speed rail? It's more traveler friendly than flying

    about 1 hour ago
  13. Dianne Hardisty

    Kamala Harris sees safeguards in D.A.s prosecuting police killings via @SFGate

    about 1 hour ago
  14. Tony Villicano

    Tony Villicano, 79, died peacefully at his home surrounded by his family after complications from diabetes.

    about 8 hours ago
  15. Zach Ewing

    @EROD878 yeah... Looks like one of the Halloween fakes #getabandaid

    about 9 hours ago

Social Bakersfield

Updates from local businesses
  1. Caffeine Supreme

    We are Open {Christmas Eve} Wednesday December 24th from 7:00am-2:00pm Stop by & grab coffee for you & your family☕️󾔓󾔒☕️󾔓󾔒 2000 F.Street

    about 5 hours ago
  2. Caffeine Supreme

    Stop by this morning we are open from { 6:00am - 5:30pm } Grab a delicious {#Latte } with one of our special...

    about 5 hours ago
  3. Bakersfield Condors

    Nobody has more fun than us. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas everyone! (Todd Meixner photo)

    about 20 hours ago
  4. Chuy's Mesquite Broiler

    Who's your team today? Whoever it is, come cheer them on at Chuy's! #NFL #SundayFunday

    about 22 hours ago
  5. Bakersfield Condors

    GO CRAZY CONDORSTOWN! Brooks ties it late and Sylvestre WINS it in the shootout, 4-3. WOO!!!! Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone!

    December 20 at 10:59PM
  6. Bakersfield Condors

    OVERTIME!!!!!! Brooks ties it late.

    December 20 at 10:34PM


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  2. See the adorable photos of two year old Danger with our Red firetruck pedal car! #pedalcar #firetruck #vintage #bday #danger #bakersfield #vintagerentals
  3. TODAY is the last day to visit Santa at Tastries Bakery! Santa will be in Tastries town from 10:00-2:00 joining us for our fun cookie decorating classes! Call 661-322-1110 to sign up and design your own deliciously iced holiday cookie at our kid-friendly cookie class TODAY at 10:00am, 11:00am, 1:00pm or 5:00pm. Cookie class = $10. Please call 661-322-1110 to book your appointment. #BakersfieldBakery #bako #Bakersfield #BakersfieldCA #661 #BakersfieldCakes #bakery #KernCounty #kern #tastries #tastriesbakery
  4. Did you catch the article in Saturday's The #Bakersfield Californian on our law firm's history?
  5. Thanks for looking -Gage
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  6. A store favorite! The Lady Primrose Dusting Silk in Deluxe Body Brush in Tryst scent! Pick it up before Christmas Eve! #ladyprimrose #tryst #dustingsilk #bodybrush #lux #travelsize #beauty #fragrance #bathandbody #bakersfield #shopsmall
  7. Road trip to Bakersfield with @charlesryderphotog going up to visit my family for the holidays. Thanks for driving me my love❤️ #roadtrip #earlymorning #bakersfield #california #familytime #holidays #charlesryderphotography
  8. 0-60 in only 3 second! #Nissan #jukeR #nissanofbakersfield #bakersfield
  9. Sammie's first groom...We love seeing adorable puppies walking in our front door.. #pet #cute #pets #instagood #cute #love #animallovers #pets_of_instagram #petsagram  #groomer #bakersfield
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  1. Christmas lights bring joy to Bakersfield neighborhood
  2. Bakersfield Real Estate Stats (NOV 2014) - CINDY ARMSTRONG, REALTOR® (661) 496.2360
  3. 1980s Commercials May 6, 1984 5/6/84 KBAK TV-29 Bakersfield, CA part 02
  4. Bakersfield College Basketball Rich Hughes Show 2014 Pierce College Waldcast
  5. Social Distortion - Bakersfield Leipzig 02.06.2011
  6. 1980s Commercials Feb 8, 1988 2/8/88 KERO TV-23 Bakersfield, CA part 02
  7. Play of the Day -- Oklahoma City Blue vs. Bakersfield Jam 12/20/14
  8. Oklahoma City Blue 130, Bakersfield Jam 116
  9. Residents living under leaky roof in West Bakersfield
  10. 1980s Commercials Feb 8, 1988 2/8/88 KERO TV-23 Bakersfield, CA part 01

#BCali Tweets


    Police Protests Near #Valley Plaza Mall #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    about 2 hours ago
  2. Steve Levin

    Arvin officer shot, wounded answering domestic violence call - #BCali

    about 12 hours ago
  3. Steve Levin

    Light of Hanukkah shines brightly at public menorah lighting - #BCali

    about 12 hours ago

    Juvenile 'critical' After Being Hit By Car In Sw #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    about 14 hours ago

    Falling Prices Could Mean #Kern Oilfield Layoffs #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    about 16 hours ago

    Jerrys Pine Tree Before & After #Bakersfield #BCali #Tree Check out all the pictures at

    about 22 hours ago

    Police Investigating Three Pedestrian Crashes In Southwest #Bakersfield #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    about 22 hours ago

    Fatal Hit And Run On Mohawk Street Leads To Arrest #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    December 21 at 12:39AM

    Pedestrian Hit By Vehicle At White Lane Near Akers Road #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    December 20 at 11:09PM

    Motorist Kills Bicyclist On New Stine Road #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali

    December 20 at 10:39PM

Local Tweets

  1. your mom

    Really looking forward to playing today

    3 minutes ago
  2. The real David Perez

    Beautiful morning in my front yard

    5 minutes ago

    My stomach won't stop growling!!!/:

    5 minutes ago
  4. darah kay/vamp12345

    Well I am 50 today not sure how to react I'm old n look it I guess just embrace it huh?

    9 minutes ago
  5. Brea

    All boys are the same disgusting creatures😊

    10 minutes ago
  6. ®

    I'm still sleepy 😂

    12 minutes ago
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    13 minutes ago
  8. mandeezy

    Lorena came to my house without Starbucks 😡😡😡

    13 minutes ago
  9. Andrea Parra

    Thank god i let them grow out 😌

    13 minutes ago
  10. Andrea Parra

    Im hella diggin my eyebrows tbh 😏

    13 minutes ago
  11. LRivera

    Sammie's first groom...We love seeing adorable puppies walking in our front door.. #pet #cute #pets

    13 minutes ago
  12. Andrea Parra

    Woke up with a vicious headache 🌚

    14 minutes ago
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    15 minutes ago
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    Debating if I should get up to work out 💀

    15 minutes ago
  15. e

    Low key wanna go to my sis house

    15 minutes ago

Local Traffic

  1. Traffic Hazard - Sb Sr99 Jno Sr46

    18 minutes ago
  2. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Sr184 / Sr223

    about 2 hours ago
  3. Traffic Hazard - Wb Sr58 At Hart Flat Rd

    about 5 hours ago
  4. Car Fire - 8559 Farmers Ln

    about 6 hours ago
  5. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Nb Sr99 At California Ave

    about 7 hours ago
  6. Traffic Hazard - Wb Sr178 At Mount Vernon Ave

    about 10 hours ago
  7. Traffic Hazard - Eb Sr178 Jwo Call Box 3

    about 11 hours ago
  8. Hit and Run No Injuries - 4310 Alfred Harrell Hwy

    about 11 hours ago
  9. Trfc Collision-No Inj - 215 Roberts Ln

    about 13 hours ago
  10. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Edison Hwy / Chamberlain Ave

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  2. Today's Deal: Frozen Inspired Earrings for $18.99!

    December 19 at 08:40AM
  3. Today's Deal: 60 minute Hot Stone Massage for $24!

    December 18 at 10:31AM
  4. Today's Deal: 50% off CSUB vs. UNLV Woman's Basketball tickets

    December 17 at 10:57AM

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