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Bakersfield, California is located in Kern County. Zip codes in Bakersfield, CA include 93308, 93307, and 93306. The median home price in Bakersfield is $225,000 which is roughly $113/per square foot. More Bakersfield information.

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4 hrs ago | Forbes.com

Entrepreneurs Of Austin: Alamo Drafthouse

Sometimes things don't turn out how we expect them to. Just ask Alamo Drafthouse owner, Tim League .

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10 hrs ago | Bakersfield.com

Panhandling law will get final vote

An ordinance outlawing aggressive panhandling and an agreement continuing the city's successful homeless trash pickup program both could be approved at today's meeting of the Bakersfield City Council.

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14 hrs ago | Bakersfield.com

Lois Henry: Proposed Kern River water shuffle eyed with suspicion

When we have plenty of water, hardly anyone would sweat a couple hundred acre feet being moved around in the Kern River system.

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14 hrs ago | Bakersfield.com

'First Look': Mac 'n' cheese festival a success, coming back next year

During Saturday's Macaroni & Cheese Festival at CSUB, hundreds came to sample the food, wine and beer tastings and gourmet food samplings.

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14 hrs ago | Bakersfield.com

Valley soldiers return from Guantanamo Bay

U.S. Army reservist Caleb Trevino loads his gear into a rental car Tuesday to head to his hometown of Madera, north of Bakersfield.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Fresno Bee

The Fishing Report: Week of April 16

A good ice chest isn't just an ice chest. Yes, it's a cooler, but it also can store and transport nasty bait and minnows, be a bucket, a step, a seat, a table, a trash receptacle and, of course, hold your catch! What a great idea -- one place to store your food as well as put the nastiest smelly things you can imagine.

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USA Today

As vinyl sales rise, Record Store Day plays it forward

Aerosmith whipped out its Big Ten Inch Record nearly 40 years ago, but this weekend, they'll be showing off an extra two as part of the worldwide Record Store Day celebration on Saturday.

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WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

High School Students Humiliated at Rally for Not Graduating

More than 30 high school seniors were called by name to leave an assembly in front of their peers, because they were not eligible to graduate.

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Bakersfield.com

Antique WWII plane visits Bakersfield

Pilot and volunteer captain Bob Hill gives the B-17 "Memphis Belle" a quick look-over before taking off on a flight.

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Bakersfield.com

Construction of water tank has neighbors feeling powerless

Linda Burton has many concerns about the large water tank built in the water company's yard behind her house, just over her backyard fence.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

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Family seeks answers in Alaska inmate's death

A 20-year-old California parolee found dead in his Alaska jail cell was being held even though his case had been dismissed more than a week earlier.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Examiner.com

Josiah Boornazian returns home for appearance at the Bakersfield Jazz Workshop

One of Bakersfield 's talented and rising young jazz musicians will be returning to town this week for a clinic/concert at the Bakersfield Jazz Workshop .

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Examiner.com

2 California cities are in top 5 of 2014 Energy Star certified buildings list

On Thursday, April 10, the Environmental Protection Agency announced the top 25 metropolitan areas in the nation with the most Energy Star certified buildings.

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TurnTo23.com

Armed Forces Support Riders to escort recruits

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. - A group of local military recruits will soon be on their way to serve their country, and they'll be escorted off by a group of dedicated veterans who have a special way of saying, "thank you."

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TurnTo23.com

Man shot by two suspects at Stiern Park

A man was transported to a local hospital after being shot by two suspects at a park in South Bakersfield.

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TurnTo23.com

Four dead in SR 58, Fairfax Road crash

Photographer Tarik Dugas is on scene at the accident, as you can see all lanes on the right side are closed, traffic is only open on the left lane.

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Look longer, appreciate more at remote Carrizo Plain National Monument

The regional office for the federal Bureau of Land Management, 3801 Pegasus Drive, Bakersfield, is open 7:30 a.m.-4:15 p.m. weekdays.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Examiner.com

ARB approves first carbon offset forest project under its cap-and-trade program

The California Air Resources Board announced Wednesday that it has approved the first California carbon offset project under its cap-and-trade forestry offset protocol.

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Ventura County Star

Solving riddle of the shale

A pump jack sits across the street from a vacant home just outside the Shafter, Calif., city limits.

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Bakersfield.com

Photo Gallery: Walking and rolling to school -- safely

Bike Bakersfield Executive Director Jason Cater, right, quizzes Alexis Zavala, right, on his bicycle safety knowlege before giving him a bicycle helmet that he said he would give to his sister.

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