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  1. STEVE FLORES: Separated by years, wars and life experiences, their military service unites them

    There is no denying the resemblance. Though separated by 60 years, the similarity in dedication to family and country is as pronounced as the distinct yet different military uniforms they proudly wear.

    49 minutes ago
  2. Lowry: The worst cover-up of all time

    President Donald Trump may be guilty of many things, but a cover-up in the Mueller probe isn't one of them.

    about 1 hour ago
  3. The Bakersfield Californian

    "There’s not always a ton of options in Bakersfield," Dakota Allen said. So goes one of the biggest challenges facing employers in Kern. The cost of living may be low and the culture family-friendly, but with the labor market at historically tight levels, employers across the county often must go to great lengths to attract and retain the help they need.

    about 2 hours ago
  4. Pitts: Madame Speaker, it's time for us to save ourselves

    "I pray for the president of the United States. And I pray for the United States of America.

    about 2 hours ago
  5. The Bakersfield Californian

    Live at the 21st Annual Latino Food Festival at Kern County Museum

    about 5 hours ago
  6. Letter to the Editor: Air pollution in Bakersfield

    I am 75-years-old, born and raised in Bakersfield, and continue to live here.

    about 6 hours ago
  7. Steven E. Mayer

    You can’t put an iPad in your pocket.

    about 8 hours ago
  8. Robert Price

    My latest on a Bakersfield neighborhood...

    about 8 hours ago
  9. The Bakersfield Californian

    Still going strong.

    about 8 hours ago
  10. Robert Price

    RT @MichelleCorson7: This “Where We Live” series keeps surprising me! I love it.

    about 8 hours ago
  11. Tight labor market keeps local employers on their toes

    After growing up in Bakersfield and then leaving town to attend college in Ventura County, recent graduate Dakota Allen isn't sure she wants to come home so soon.

    about 9 hours ago
  12. Letter to the Editor: Hatred is destructive

    Hatred. You cannot get through a day without being assaulted by hatred for the president of the United States and those who support his policies, even if you try to avoid media.

    about 12 hours ago
  13. Letter to the Editor: The church does not need to change her teaching

    I totally disagree with William D. Bezdek’s Community Voices piece ("COMMUNITY VOICES: Suggestions for the Catholic Church," May 22).

    about 14 hours ago
  14. Page: Support Newsom's 'reset' to a one-tunnel project

    One tunnel or two? It’s just four words, but if you say them around anyone familiar with California water issues they will know exactly what you are talking about, and it’s likely they will have a strong opinion.

    about 15 hours ago
  15. Letter to the Editor: Honoring police

    Last week was identified as Police Week in honor of the contributions of police to our community and others nationwide.

    about 15 hours ago

Social Bakersfield

Updates from local businesses
  1. Bakersfield Blaze

    If there was an Orange Julius at the mall, we'd have insisted it stay there.

    May 17 at 01:42PM
  2. Bakersfield Blaze

    RT @BillShaikin: Revitalize a dying San Fernando Valley mall with a minor league ballpark? The #Dodgers were in. The city of LA was in. MLB…

    May 17 at 01:40PM
  3. Bakersfield Blaze

    RT @DanBesbris: The great @BillShaikin revealing how my dreams of doing Dodgers minor league games where I grew up were killed by Arte More…

    May 17 at 11:10AM
  4. Bakersfield Blaze

    Probably that hack @benmaller causing all these problems.

    April 26 at 08:02PM
  5. Bakersfield Blaze

    Hack radio host takes day off of work in the middle of the week only to return with another garden-variety list of…

    April 25 at 11:08PM
  6. Bakersfield Blaze

    Not to mention a short term broadcaster for us!

    April 23 at 11:52AM


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Local Traffic

  1. Trfc Collision-No Inj - northbound SR99 just north of SR166

    28 minutes ago
  2. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - S Chester Ave / Southgate Dr

    58 minutes ago
  3. Traffic Hazard - Sr99 N / Olive Dr Ofr

    about 1 hour ago
  4. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Wb Sr58 Jwo Union Ave

    about 2 hours ago
  5. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Belle Ave / Covey Ave

    about 2 hours ago
  6. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Nb Sr99 At Kimberlina Rd

    about 2 hours ago
  7. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Sr99 N / County Line Rd Ofr

    about 2 hours ago
  8. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Eb Sr58 At S H St

    about 2 hours ago
  9. Trfc Collision-No Inj - Eb Sr58 At S H St

    about 2 hours ago
  10. Animal Hazard - Sr99 S / Ming Ave Ofr

    about 3 hours ago

#BCali Tweets


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    April 23 at 11:05AM

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    March 22 at 08:05PM
  7. El Popular News

    ¡Muy buenos días! Acuérdense de sonreír cada mañana y de leer #elpopularnews. #noticias #news #journalism

    March 05 at 09:03AM

Local Tweets

  1. cristian

    RT @cris_resendis: anyone wants a new friend

    2 minutes ago
  2. Brittney Jimenez

    I feel like I’m this stupid

    2 minutes ago
  3. cristian

    RT @cris_resendis: 🧔🏻🤙🏼

    2 minutes ago
  4. cristian

    RT @cris_resendis: “get in loser we going shopping”

    2 minutes ago
  5. Anthony

    RT @__Anthony0:

    2 minutes ago
  6. linowop

    Pray for better days

    3 minutes ago
  7. TheRealJohnnyB’

    Last night I said I love her, today I said never mind. I apologize for the lies that you find, but I’m fine.

    3 minutes ago
  8. Lorena Andry

    RT @GOPLeader: When Republicans won the House in 2010, the very first thing we did was take turns reading the Constitution out loud in the…

    3 minutes ago
  9. Kevin Ortiz

    RT @ToddJonesII: The Gender Reveal Video Is Finally LIVE! Team Boy Or Team Girl?

    3 minutes ago
  10. court

    RT @chelseaaaa____: a question for severs :do you ever feel like your rudest or judgmental customers are Christian?I always get a rude cust…

    3 minutes ago
  11. Laurmfan_32

    It's always a nice surprise to see your post on the @BraveWilderness Instagram story. That just made my day. Than…

    3 minutes ago
  12. Junglebook

    This is the type of spot I probably wouldn’t find back here in California even if I barley slide I’m hyped on how i…

    4 minutes ago
  13. Vernon Wright

    RT @DrCaliGrit: Success is like an iceberg Most never know what is below the surface Its been a great year Shoutout to the #PLN @heARTISTat

    4 minutes ago
  14. Leesette💜

    Why do I wanna go see Aladdin again 😫🤷🏽‍♀️

    5 minutes ago
  15. isaiah

    Stay away. Stay happy

    6 minutes ago