Are campaign contributions affecting the Bakersfield City Council's decisions for a proposed park in City in the Hills? That's the question some residents have as council members are set to vote Wednesday to eliminate the park once and for all.
Kern County Treasurer and Tax Collector, Jackie Denney, announced the recent mailing of approximately 390,000 real property tax bills totaling more than $1.1 billion for the fiscal year 2014-2015. These bills represent taxes levied by Kern County, schools, and other taxing agencies within Kern County and provide revenue for their operating funds.
The route for the 102nd Tour de France was announced Wednesday and the 2015 edition will still have the traditional finish along the Champs Elysees in Paris, usually a celebratory ride for the champion after three weeks of grueling competition.
Pop stars One Direction have been named Britain's richest celebrities under the age of 30, with an estimated combined fortune of $125 million.