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3rd-grader raise $2k for destroyed playground

<p>A fire at Endeavour Elementary School that destroyed the school's playground equipment sparked an outpouring of support from the community.</p>

Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:38:55 GMT

Two arrested for alleged stealing in burglaries

<p>Thousands of dollars worth of stolen property have been found inside a south Bakersfield home and the home owners now face charges, according to the Bakersfield Police Department. </p>

Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:22:51 GMT

Protocols protect Kern residents from gas leak

Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:48:05 GMT

Gas drops to lowest prices since 2011

<p class="p1"><span class="s1">People in Bakersfield are relieved over the low price of gas right now.</span></p>

Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:19:19 GMT

23ABC receives award at ceremony

<p>For all those who helped with the Ready-Set Back 2 School Fair back in August, your donations haven't gone unappreciated.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:10:44 GMT

Woman sentenced to 4 yrs. in prison for mnslghtr

<p>A woman accused of killing her passenger after hitting a tree while allegedly driving drunk in West Bakersfield was sentenced to four years in prison, according to court documents.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:12:27 GMT

Gas leak stopped near Houghton and Wible roads

<p>Kern County Fire crews shut off an 8-mile area around Houghton Road due to a gas leak Friday morning.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:12:16 GMT

Plane crashes in Kern County

<p>An aircraft has crashed in Kern County Friday morning.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:47:27 GMT

BPD: 2 men arrested for operating chop shop

<p>On Thursday, October 23, the Bakersfield Police Department grand theft auto detectives and California Highway Patrol officers went to a residence in the 600 block of Bates Avenue to investigate reports of a chop shop.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 18:19:56 GMT

Grandfather turns home into haunted house

<p>It's getting close to that night of fear when all the ghouls and goblins appear.  Now, one man is turning his home into a place filled with vampires and witches with warts.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:28:17 GMT

Mission at Kern County gets unexpected gift

<p>Drug abuse is something we hear about on a daily basis, but it hits particularly closer to home for one Bakersfield family who are now giving back to a local organization that stepped in to save not one, but two of their children. </p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:22:44 GMT

BPD: 1 woman pinned to car recovering at hosp.

<p>A woman pinned inside her vehicle after getting into a two-car accident in the southwest is recovering at a local hospital, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:16:14 GMT

IEEE awards $1,500 to Boys & Girls Club of Kern

<p><span style="font-size:12px;"><span style="font-family:arial,helvetica,sans-serif;">The Boys and Girls Clubs of Kern County is getting a little help from an unexpected source. </span></span></p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:27:19 GMT

Plans to ease traffic on Calloway at Rosedale

<p>The intersection of Calloway and Rosedale is one of the busiest thoroughfares in town. If you have ever traveled on northbound Calloway at Rosedale Highway, you know that it can be a traffic nightmare.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:18:31 GMT

BPD: 3 men wanted for stealing candy in North W.

<p>Three men are wanted by police for reportedly stealing candy in northwest Bakersfield, according to the Bakersfield Police Department.</p>

Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 03:08:57 GMT