Inside Bakersfield Life Magazine

  1. Health and Wellness: Educational theater helps local students thrive
  2. Health and Wellness: Educational theater helps local students thrive
  3. Our Town: Outside the Box Bakersfield Film Festival ready to roll for second year
  4. Our Town: Outside the Box Bakersfield Film Festival ready to roll for second year
  5. Pastimes: Hispanic community remembers loved ones passed during Dia de los Muertos
  6. Pastimes: Hispanic community remembers loved ones passed during Dia de los Muertos
  7. Bakersfield Matters: Making wishes into reality for the holidays
  8. What I'm Reading: Hassan Halevy, Director of Marketing for Mercedes-Benz of Bakersfield
  9. Entertainment: Plays to make you laugh, cry and revel in the holiday spirit
  10. Entertainment: Plays to make you laugh, cry and revel in the holiday spirit
  11. Home and Garden: Succulents prove to be the perfect low maintenance plant
  12. Home and Garden: Succulents prove to be the perfect low maintenance plant
  13. Personality: Motor City chief embraces the turns in the road as they come
  14. Shop Talk: Car care tips for managing your maintenance and repairs
  15. Shop Talk: Car care tips for managing your maintenance and repairs
  16. Money Matters: Hit the brakes! Your business auto is loaded with tax write-offs
  17. Dining Divas: Old River Grill
  18. Dining Divas: Old River Grill
  19. Why I Live Here: Carolyn Weber
  20. Finding Fame: Gregory Porter
  21. Finding Fame: Gregory Porter
  22. On the Road: 2015 Hyundai Elantra Limited
  23. On the Road: 2015 Hyundai Elantra Limited
  24. Real People: Homegrown music whiz picks up the baton at Golden Valley High School
  25. Real People: Homegrown music whiz picks up the baton at Golden Valley High School
  26. My Pet: Jacquelyn and Jeremy Jans and Jaxson and Josephine

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People & Community

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    Named After: Benji's Basque Restaurant

    All of Bakersfield's famed Basque eateries are clustered on the city's east side, with the exception of the youngest of the crop, the much-loved Benji's French-Basque Restaurant on Rosedale Highway. The restaurant is named for its proprietor, 67-year-old Basque immigrant Bernard "Benat" Benji Arduain, who first established the French-style dining destination on Union Avenue in 1986.

    When Arduain moved to Bakersfield, he worked as a cook for his then-wife Jenny Maitia's family's restaurant, Wool...

  2. Last Word: The magic of chocolate milk

  3. All-Star Athlete: Megan Thompson

  4. Bakersfield matter: Salted, with a side of sass

  5. Our Town: Outside the Box Bakersfield Film Festival ready to roll for second year

  6. Bakersfield Matters: Making wishes into reality for the holidays

  7. Personality: Motor City chief embraces the turns in the road as they come

Lifestyle

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    On the Road: 2014 Chevrolet Camaro SS

    The 2014 Chevrolet Camaro packs all the punches anticipated from a classic muscle car, but it's the unexpected jabs that will really knock drivers out. The Camaro is a rumbling hunk of power; the V8...

  2. On the Road: 2015 Hyundai Sonata Limited

  3. Money Matters: Scammers posing as IRS agents are after your money

  4. What I'm Reading: Chuck Naus, owner of Nature's Food Market & Juice Bar

Eat & Drink

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    Dining Divas: Old River Grill

    At every concert, there are three essential elements at play: the artists, the music, and the audience. A well-prepared meal can be much like a good concert: skilled artisans in the kitchen, expertly...

  2. Food Dudes: NV Cafe & Catering

  3. Dining Divas: Wall St. Cafe

  4. Our Town: In Bakersfield, brunch is anything but boring

Go & Do

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    Entertainment: CSUB's Party in the Park invites you to 'Travel the World in Wine'

    The California State University Bakersfield Alumni Association is inviting Bakersfield to enjoy an evening of wine tasting, entertainment and socializing at its 18th Party in the Park at CSUB's...

  2. Short Take: Battle of the bacon festivals coming this fall

  3. Short Take: Girls Scouts to honor inspiring local women

  4. Short Take: Lace up for autisum, League of Dreams

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