from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- A city of south-central California at the southern end of the fertile San Joaquin Valley north-northwest of Los Angeles. Gold was discovered in the region in 1885 and petroleum in 1899.
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- proper noun A major
cityin Kern County, California, USA.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun a city in south central California at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley
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BAKERSFIELD -- A 55-year-old Fairfield man was arrested at about 8 p.m. Friday after a physical struggle with another man in Bakersfield, state police said.
THE BAKERSFIELD CALIFORNIAN A teenage Bakersfield girl who was shot in the neck in September is suing two former California Highway Patrol officers.
And its habitat happens to include the bar of the Noriega Hotel in Bakersfield, California, one of a handful of old Basque establishments clustered around the railroad tracks in the back of town.
Earlier this week, Chevron unveiled Project Brightfield, a solar plant featuring 7,700 solar panels on 18 acres of an old refinery site in Bakersfield, CA.
A hazardous material crew and bomb squad were called to Meadows Field Airport in Bakersfield when sharp eyed TSA spotted jars of honey in a passenger's luggage.
I was an engineer for Shell Oil in Bakersfield, California, an unhappy engineer, and was looking for an exit strategy.
Forbes caught up with Bill Fawns, CIO of Kern Medical Center in Bakersfield, Calif., to talk about what happened and what to do when a cyber attack does occur.
Just head north on 285, hang a left where you see La Llorona, bear right past the howling Chupacabras, then a hard right at the Vaudeville Express Melodrama Musical Theatre in Bakersfield, then come in for a smooth landing near the Winchester Mystery House.
The first incident was a severe black bear mauling in Bakersfield, Calif., on July 22.
* If you need the location of the slowest Burger King in Bakersfield, I'd be happy to share.