The Renegade Rip

BC’s Blackbox Theatre Production “SubUrbia” explores the lives of five youth in light of a slow self-destruction

BC’s Blackbox Theatre Production “SubUrbia” explores the lives of five youth in light of a slow self-destruction

April 19, 2018

Bakersfield College Performing Arts Department actors perform in play packed with angst, vulgarity and hostile rumination where daring and bold behavior...

United Way of Kern County helps locals file their taxes for free

United Way of Kern County helps locals file their taxes for free

April 15, 2018

With tax day around the corner, United Way of Kern County hosted an event on Stockdale Highway to help Bakersfield locals file their taxes for free on...

Spectacular World of Science Convention shows the scientific side of Bakersfield’s community

Spectacular World of Science Convention shows the scientific side of Bakersfield’s community

April 15, 2018

A line for booths ranging from rocks to robotics filled the room at the Double Tree Hotel on April 7 during The Spectacular World of Science 8th Annual...

Bakersfield community celebrates MLK’s life

Bakersfield community celebrates MLK’s life

Fatima Lopez, Reporter

April 15, 2018

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On April 7. the community of Bakersfield came together for a rally celebrating the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at Yokuts Park. As well as commemorating...

Edward Simonsen Performing Arts Center hosts Kenyan Artist Andrew Kamiti

Edward Simonsen Performing Arts Center hosts Kenyan Artist Andrew Kamiti

April 15, 2018

Bakersfield College hosted a presentation by Kenyan Artist Andrew Kamiti on April 5 in the Edward Simonsen Performing Arts Center. The presentation started...

Pet Match Maker Rescue hosts yoga event with baby goats for public to enjoy

Pet Match Maker Rescue hosts yoga event with baby goats for public to enjoy

April 15, 2018

Pet Match Maker Rescue (PMMR) held the first ever Goat Yoga event in Bakersfield at the rescue on April 8th. Along with being the first in Bakersfield,...

Locals march in memory of crime victims

Locals march in memory of crime victims

April 15, 2018

Dozens of people gathered in front of the Kern County Superior Court building for the 6th Annual Crime Victims’ Rights March on April 10. They held ...

“Three Sisters” plays local

“Three Sisters” plays local

April 4, 2018

The play “Three Sisters” made its way to Bakersfield on Saturday night, March 17 at The Empty Space. It was originally written by Anthon Chekhov in...

23rd Scottish Games come to fairgrounds

Miranda Defoor, Reporter

April 4, 2018

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The 23rd annual Kern County Scottish Games were held on March 24 and 25 at the Kern County Fairgrounds. The Scottish Games have become an annual tradition to celebrate Scottish culture and heritage. The event was over two days, both filled with family friendly events to ensure there was something for everyone to take part in. There was live music, dance shows, a petting...

Jay Owenhouse brings magic to the Rabobank Arena

Jay Owenhouse brings magic to the Rabobank Arena

April 4, 2018

Illusionist Jay Owenhouse was at the Rabobank Arena on Friday, March 3 to conduct a show for those who wanted to see some magic that evening, and after...

Prayer Breakfast brings Catholics together from all local parishes

Prayer Breakfast brings Catholics together from all local parishes

April 4, 2018

Kern catholic Inaugural Prayer Breakfast was hosted by Monsignor Craig F. Harrison and held at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church Wednesday, March 21....

Oral history for students at BC Delano Campus

Alexandra Apatiga, Editor-in-Chief

April 4, 2018

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The Bakersfield College Delano Campus hosted Dr. Patrick Fontes of California State University Fresno to speak on his oral history project, Chicano Legacy of Fresno County: Unjust Practices and Lethal Consequences, to Delano students on March 14. Here Fontes gave students a general overview of Mexican history in the United States and the California Central Valley, focusing...

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