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ANNA SMITH: House of Flowers celebrates 10 years downtown – The Bakersfield Californian

October 22, 2017 2:38:14 pm | 0 Comments

House of Flowers, a floral shop in downtown Bakersfield, is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. Currently putting finishing touches on a renovation of their space at 19th Street to commemorate the occasion, the owners are busier than ever. (Jeran McConnel of Oleander + Palm is completing the renovation, which includes a shiny new handmade emerald green…

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Bakersfield police investigating suspicious death in northeast Bakersfield – Bakersfield Now

October 22, 2017 2:26:31 pm | 0 Comments

The Bakersfield Police Department is investigating a suspicious death that happened on Union Avenue on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017. (KBAK/KBFX).{ } BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KBAK/KBFX) —  Bakersfield police officers are investigating a body that was found in northeast Bakersfield on Sunday as a suspicious death. Officers were called around 8:45 a.m. to the 2800 block of Loma…

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Bakersfield police investigate suspicious death in Northeast Bakersfield – Kern Golden Empire

October 22, 2017 10:14:25 am | 0 Comments

Copyright 2017 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Bakersfield police homicide detectives are investigating a suspicious death in Northeast Bakersfield. The police department said Sunday morning that it is investigating after a body was discovered near the intersection of Union Avenue and…

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Marisela Y Los Angeles Negros is in Bakersfield – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 2:42:00 pm | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Marisela Y Los Angeles Negros is in Bakersfield Saturday at 8 p.m. at the Fox Theater. Marisela is a Latin pop sensation who has been making music for nearly two decades. Tickets are available at the Fox Box Office, online at or by phone at (661) 322-5200.

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First Annual 'Hart Park After Dark,' free family event – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 1:10:00 pm | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The County of Kern presents the First Annual ‘Hart Park After Dark’ family event Saturday evening from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Admission is free. There will be activities such as star gazing, face painting, rock painting, live music, a night hike, bike ride and even a costume contest! This event will take…

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Derek Carr says he loves Rusty's Pizza, specifically the location in southwest Bakersfield – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 11:43:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Raider’s quarterback and Bakersfield native Derek Carr did a live stream YouTube video Saturday morning talking about the Raider’s Thursday night win against the Kansas City Chiefs.  [embedded content] In the video he talked about the game, about the World Series and about his favorite pizza.  Carr said he’s cheering for the Yankees, in support…

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BCSD hosts their 5th Annual Golf Tournament – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 11:01:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Bakersfield City School District Education Foundation hosted their 5th Annual Golf Tournament today at the Kern River Golf Course. All proceeds go directly back to benefit students in the classroom. The tournament started at 8 a.m. and there will be lunch, raffles, long drive and closest to the pin contests, trophies, t-shirts and more. For more…

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Kern County Sheriff's Office recovers two of three firearms stolen from unmarked KCSO vehicle – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 9:46:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Kern County Sheriff’s Office has recovered two of the three stolen firearms which were taken from an unmarked KCSO vehicle on Monday.  Officials said on Friday night the Kern County Sheriff’s Communication Center received a call advising a location for some stolen firearms. Deputies responded to a residence near the area of…

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Boo at the Zoo event hosted at CALM this weekend for trick-or-treating around the zoo – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 9:29:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – Happening this weekend from 9 a.m. to 4 CALM is the annual Boo at the Zoo event. Guests of all ages are encouraged to wear costumes. Children 12 and under plus CALM members are free. Trick-or-treaters will make their way around the zoo while they visit with all the different animals…

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The Bakersfield Pregnancy Center hosts Heroes for Life 5k run and walk – KERO 23ABC News

October 21, 2017 9:07:00 am | 0 Comments

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – The Bakersfield Pregnancy Center hosted the Heroes for Life 5k run and walk on Saturday at Bakersfield Christian High School. The run began at 8 a.m. and will be finished at 10 a.m. at the BCHS gym. The registration fee is $25 and it includes a runners bib, “Heroes” tee-shirt and medal. Heroes for Life…

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