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. The Bakersfield Californian

    The cost of housing sex offenders is more than $225,000 per year, according to the UT San Diego.

    11 minutes ago
  2. Robert Gautney: Seymour set for US Senior Amateur at Newport Beach

    Jim Seymour has earned his way to the U.S. Men's Senior Amateur Championship twice before, but both times his tournament ended after the 36 holes of stroke- play qualifying.

    48 minutes ago
  3. The Bakersfield Californian

    An argument against football at any level. Agree or disagree? Is football completely unsafe?

    about 1 hour ago
  4. Trevor Horn

    RT @49ers: First rushing TD @LevisStadium ... Frank Gore from 8 yards out! #SLAPHANDS

    about 1 hour ago
  5. BAKERSFIELD OBSERVED: A blog about life, media, politics & people

    TEXTING : I read with interest a piece in The New York Times about a Colorado man’s efforts to build a device that blocks incoming and outgoing texts for motorists.

    about 1 hour ago
  6. The Bakersfield Californian

    Today people gathered at the Kern County Fairgrounds to judge everything from wine and beer to cookies and preserves in the run-up to opening day on Wednesday. Californian photographer Felix Adamo was there to capture the judging. Have you ever entered something in the fair? Any good stories out there?

    about 1 hour ago
  7. The Bakersfield Californian

    More information about the Bakersfield man in North Korea given 6 years of hard labor after he was convicted today of entering the country illegally to commit espionage.

    about 1 hour ago
  8. Trevor Horn

    Who knew Sept. 14 is Flag Day? #49ersVsBears #NFL

    about 2 hours ago
  9. Zach Ewing

    RT @richarddeitsch: An @SInow exclusive: Gus Johnson steps down as Fox's top soccer announcer. The Media Column:

    about 2 hours ago
  10. The Bakersfield Californian

    5th place in Chicago, but a sweeter ride home

    about 2 hours ago
  11. Bakersfield man in North Korea given 6 years of hard labor

    PYONGYANG, North Korea -- North Korea's Supreme Court on Sunday convicted a 24-year-old American man of entering the country illegally to commit espionage and sentenced him to six years of hard labor.

    about 2 hours ago
  12. Forest fire near Frazier Mountain held

    A fire broke out around 2 p.m. Saturday in the Los Padres National Forest near Frazier Mountain and grew to around a half-acre, according to Andrew Madsen, an LPNF spokesman.

    about 2 hours ago
  13. BVarsityLive

    Check that, Harvick led 79 laps today at Chicagoland, not 74. Our apologies.

    about 3 hours ago
  14. bakersfieldsports

    Check that, Harvick led 79 laps today at Chicagoland, not 74. Our apologies.

    about 3 hours ago
  15. Zach Ewing

    RT @bakosports: Kevin Harvick led 74 laps of Sunday's Cup race at Chicagoland, but finished fifth behind winner Brad Keselowski: http://t.c…

    about 3 hours ago

Social Bakersfield

Updates from local businesses
  1. Bakersfield Blaze

    Former Blaze Mgr RT @MLBFanCave: 24 years ago today the Griffeys made history with b2b homers:

    about 7 hours ago
  2. Bakersfield Condors

    If you're not watching football, watch this. Kale Kessy, who scored last year's Teddy Bear Toss goal, took a big hit with Edmonton last night, but then fought a 6'7" prospect. We like it!

    about 8 hours ago
  3. Chuy's Mesquite Broiler

    Cruzan Rum Drinks are only $4 on Sundays! Which flavor do you want - Mango, Pineapple, Coconut, Strawberry, or Raspberry? #SundayFunday #rum

    about 8 hours ago
  4. Cafe Med Restaurant

    Take tonight off fom the's Family Style Special is Beef or Chicken Stroganoff. Entree and sides for 4-5 people for $31.99.

    about 14 hours ago
  5. BMOA

    Good Morning! Beautiful Sunday in Bakersfield and a perfect day to visit BMOA! Reminder - tonight you can also...

    about 14 hours ago
  6. Bakersfield Blaze

    @joehud4 @dougdirt24 walkout song noted...

    about 19 hours ago


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  6. Bottle service at the Padre last night was a blast. Only remember some of the night #padrehotel #bakersfield #socal #sandiego #beachlife
  7. Started my day watching the sunrise. #perfect #smogtasticsunrise #bakersfield
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  1. 20140913 NCAA Mens Soccer   CSU Bakersfield v UC Davis Highlights
  2. Bakersfield man held captive in North Korea is sentenced to 6 years of hard labor
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  7. 11802 Montague Ave Bakersfield, California 93312 MLS# 21409765
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#BCali Tweets


    #CHP: Expect 2-hour Closures At Hwy 99 And Sr166: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    about 1 hour ago

    #BPD: Car Goes Into Canal In South #Bakersfield: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    about 1 hour ago

    Remembering 9/11 At The Races: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    about 4 hours ago

    Oil Companies Square Off Over Sinkhole #Death: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    about 7 hours ago

    Funeral Services For Sept. 14: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    about 8 hours ago

    #Kcso: Man Arrested For Using Taser Against Dpty: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    about 10 hours ago

    #BPD: 76-year-old At-risk Woman Missing: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    Saturday at 04:34PM

    #Kcso: Inmate #Found Dead Inside Lerdo Jail: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    Saturday at 12:39PM

    Funeral Services For Sept. 13, 2014: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    Saturday at 10:03AM

    #BPD: Man Wanted For Armed Robbery At Subway: #Bakersfield #Bako #BCali Please RT

    Friday at 09:45PM

Local Tweets

  1. arlenaholguin ❥

    Nixon just threw up in Kaitlin's mouth hahahaha

    8 minutes ago
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    🍌 you piss me off puta

    8 minutes ago
  3. Josette Barton

    My baby is out the hospital and looks amazing an she feels better she made me this Lol I love her so much!!!

    8 minutes ago
  4. Noah Garcia

    spongebob twerk edition 😂😂😂

    8 minutes ago
  5. cassandra

    RT @MondragonJessie: aint feelin school tomorrow tbh

    8 minutes ago
  6. Sealy

    I can't tell if Im making the right choice..

    8 minutes ago
  7. Isaac

    RT @micaylakimseey:

    8 minutes ago
  8. ルイス ☹

    Today has been one of the worst days of my life....

    8 minutes ago
  9. YourMomsSancho

    We need this

    8 minutes ago
  10. ☯ιίνίᎯ

    RT @micaylakimseey:

    8 minutes ago
  11. sylvia

    RT @DrillerFootball: Driller Fans...It's Crenshaw Week. And the home opener at Griffith Field. See you next Friday.

    8 minutes ago
  12. lyalonie .

    RT @MondragonJessie: aint feelin school tomorrow tbh

    8 minutes ago
  13. Too Much Info

    Real talk real relationship y'all gone do whatever for one another no matter what y'all get ahead with each other

    8 minutes ago
  14. Alyssa

    Why is my dad dancing to anaconda.....

    8 minutes ago
  15. aniraczehcnas

    RT @_dannysaid: I just feel like giving up

    8 minutes ago

Local Traffic

  1. Traffic Hazard - Nb Sr99 Jso Rosedale Hwy

    about 2 hours ago
  2. Traffic Hazard - 9400 Burlando Rd

    about 2 hours ago
  3. Traffic Hazard - Nb Sr99 Jso White Ln

    about 3 hours ago
  4. Hit and Run No Injuries - 106 Woodrow Ave

    about 6 hours ago
  5. Traffic Hazard - Eb Sr178 At Union Ave

    about 6 hours ago
  6. Traffic Hazard - Wb Sr58 At Hart Flat Rd

    about 9 hours ago
  7. Traffic Hazard - Kr178258-sr178 5.5 Miles Jeo Kern River Callbox 2

    about 11 hours ago
  8. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Forest Rte-22S82

    about 12 hours ago
  9. Animal Hazard - S H St / Sr58 W S H St Onr

    about 13 hours ago
  10. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Driver Rd / County Line Rd

    about 13 hours ago Daily Deal

  1. Today's Deal: $20 worth of food for $10 from Narducci's Cafe!

    Friday at 08:04AM
  2. Today's Deal: Intuitive Needs Based Massage for $32.50!

    Thursday at 06:06AM
  3. Today's Deal: $20 worth of food for $10 from Jerry's Pizza!

    Wednesday at 10:18AM
  4. Today's Deal: $15 of food for $7.50 from Old River Grill!

    September 05 at 11:18AM

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