We at Bakersfield Magazine are suckers for a good love story. And boy, does KGET 17’s Chief Meteorologist (and former Go Red Cover Girl)
Alissa Carlson have a great tale—one that included a beautiful wedding on March 28 to local attorney Neil Schwartz.
We were so honored when she came to us with exclusive details about the big day that we wished we could turn this whole issue into a People-style spread worthy of local royalty.
But enough about us, we know you’re really here to celebrate the couple of the hour…er, issue.
Continue reading Once in a while, life hands us a Fairytale
Bakersfield Magazine, Bakersfield’s City Magazine for more than 32 years, is currently seeking professional Marketing Representatives to show local businesses the benefits of advertising in our publication.
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Last year’s Go Red cover by local artist Ashleymarie Sey Lively was such a hit, we decided this year we’d put out a call to artists for our February cover. We asked them to submit work that exemplified the mission of the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women Campaign–which celebrates the hearts of local women. We’re so thankful to all the artists who entered, we wanted to introduce you to them.
Continue reading May We Have the Envelope Please…
Florence Lowe made a name for herself in the aviation world. But that name wasn’t Florence. And it certainly wasn’t Flo or any other derivation…
Continue reading Flying High in Kern: Pancho Barnes
There is a theater in McFarland that stopped showing movies more than sixty years ago; but if you know who to ask, you’ll discover that art is alive and well on the inside. But it isn’t through moving pictures, as they used to call movies—it’s through still images and a man who created them during one of the most important eras of American popular music.
Continue reading Visions of Greatness: Ron Raffaelli
There are so many amazing things to discover about Kern County that we’re just waiting for the day when we run out of tidbits! Thankfully, longtime freelance writer Donna McCrohan Rosenthal continues to unearth fascinating facts about our past, present, and future that we are excited to share year after year.
Continue reading 2013 Insiders Guide