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. Stefani Dias

    10 years ago: Let me get off work in time for happy hour. Today: I hope the basil hasn't spoiled so I can make panzanella at home.

    18 minutes ago
  2. Bakersfield Opinion

    ESTHER CEPEDA: Giving teachers their voice

    23 minutes ago
  3. Louis Amestoy

    RT @FresnoBee: Hwy 120 entrance to #Yosemite is closed due to the #ElPortalFire.

    40 minutes ago
  4. Louis Amestoy

    Best read of the day is from @jkotowskibako

    41 minutes ago
  5. The Bakersfield Californian

    In The Californian's revived "Hits & Misses" feature, Associate Opinion Editor Mark Powell offers his take on Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice — and how the NFL bungled his punishment.

    about 1 hour ago
  6. Bakersfield Opinion

    DANA MILBANK: The result of putting ideology above lives

    about 1 hour ago
  7. Kentucky Street fire destroys home

    A house fire Wednesday morning east of downtown destroyed a single-story home, and arson investigators said it was the third recent fire at the location.

    about 1 hour ago
  8. Logan Molen

    Yet another thing to worry about -- app allows fast copying of door keys:

    about 1 hour ago
  9. Suspect tries to rob customer in fast food drive-thru

    Bakersfield police are seeking a man wanted in connection with the attempted robbery of a person waiting in a fast food restaurant's drive-thru line.

    about 1 hour ago
  10. Zach Ewing

    RT @markhaastv: I asked the @EdmontonOilers executive if the @condors are getting @LBrossoit back and he laughed at me and walked off. #Tru

    about 2 hours ago
  11. 'First Look': Columnist Lois Henry discusses latest groundwater bills

    In the latest groundwater debate, the Kern County Board of Supervisors has opposed two water regulations that would mandate creation of a ground water basin "sustainability plan.

    about 2 hours ago
  12. Zach Ewing

    RT @Condors: PIC: JF Houle speaking to the media. #Condorstown >>

    about 2 hours ago
  13. The Bakersfield Californian

    Sound advice from the National Weather Service

    about 2 hours ago
  14. Four arrested in Union Avenue gunfight

    Four suspects -- three men and a woman -- were arrested by police Monday night on suspicion of attempted homicide in connection with a gunfight earlier that day on Union Avenue.

    about 2 hours ago
  15. The Bakersfield Californian

    City Recreation and Parks Director Dianne Hoover says the closing of Bakersfield's spray sparks is a real bummer, but there are still lots of ways to enjoy summer here in town.

    about 2 hours ago

Social Bakersfield

Updates from local businesses
  1. SanJoaquinCommHosp

    Join SJCH and @kuzzradio for the Back to School Backpack Drive! Learn more:

    about 1 hour ago
  2. Bakersfield Blaze

    @dodger_ryan Electronic waste items. Monitors, old TV's, old phones, etc.

    about 2 hours ago
  3. Bakersfield Blaze

    Don't forget, Blaziacs - bring your e-waste to the park tonight and get in FREE!

    about 3 hours ago
  4. Chuy's Mesquite Broiler

    We recommend starting with Chuy's. #eatmorechuys

    about 4 hours ago
  5. Bakersfield Blaze

    RT @Mustangs: Vote for @HomerMustang's buddy Torch in #MascotMania with a RT! #VoteTorchBlaze! @BakoBlaze @MiLB @Reds family

    about 4 hours ago
  6. BMOA

    Reminder! Our Teen Art Camp starts August 4th (2 sessions!) Sign-up your teen artist today at Bakersfield Museum...

    about 6 hours ago


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    Feed me and give me your netflix password

    2 minutes ago
  4. Bakersfield News

    MANUEL FUDERANAN: When our city manager is left hanging, others feel the effects .. BakersfieldNews BFL

    2 minutes ago
  5. Kasper☯

    RT @mmkayimgay: Remember kids, always use protection.

    2 minutes ago
  6. Kayleen

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  11. Josh Bryant

    RT @BulldogsTwist: Donnie must be referring to the delicious Bulldog Buns made by Rainbo. #BulldogBread

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    RT @mmkayimgay: Play with condoms, not hearts.

    3 minutes ago
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Local Traffic

  1. Traffic Hazard - SR99 N

    51 minutes ago
  2. Traffic Hazard - Eb Sr58 At S Mt Vernon Ave

    about 2 hours ago
  3. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Sr99 S

    about 2 hours ago
  4. Traffic Hazard - Sb Sr99 Jso Merced Ave

    about 3 hours ago
  5. Trfc Collision-Minor Inj - Sr65

    about 6 hours ago
  6. Hit and Run w/Injuries - Center St / Webster St

    about 8 hours ago
  7. Trfc Collision-Unkn Inj - Sierra/hanning Flat

    about 8 hours ago
  8. Defective Traffic Signals - Mount Vernon Ave / Niles Pt

    about 9 hours ago
  9. Trfc Collision-1141 Enrt - Pentz St / Lake St

    about 10 hours ago
  10. Car Fire - S Edison Rd / Muller Rd

    about 13 hours ago Daily Deal

  1. Today's Deal: $20 of Dry Cleaning for only $9!

    about 7 hours ago
  2. Today's Deal: Laser Hair Removal for Lip, Chin or Both!

    Tuesday at 06:18AM
  3. Today's Deal: $20 worth of pizza for $10 from Tommy Gun's Pizza!

    July 28 at 08:09AM
  4. Today's Deal: $10 for $20 worth of food from Uncle's BBQ and Catering!

    July 25 at 07:59AM

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