bakersfield bakersfield  /ˈbeɪ kərz ˌfild/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a city in south central California at the southern end of the San Joaquin Valley

News

  1. Bakersfield attorney arrested in shooting of wife

    BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (AP) - Authorities say a Bakersfield attorney called 911 after allegedly shooting his wife in their home. KBAK-TV reports 58-year-old Mark Madrigali was arrested Monday and booked on suspicion of attempted homicide and spousal abuse.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KUSI News San Diego

  2. Bakersfield attorney arrested in wife's shooting

    A Bakersfield attorney was arrested Wednesday morning on charges he shot his wife in the chest at their northeast Bakersfield home. Mark J. Madrigali, 58, was set to be booked into the downtown jail on an attempted murder and spousal abuse charge. Officers said they were called to the couple's home in the 1200 block of Telegraph Avenue around 3:30 a.m. A male caller to 911 told the dispatcher ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KGET 17 Bakersfield

  3. Bakersfield home destroyed by flames

    Arson investigators are working to determine the cause of an early-morning fire in East Bakersfield.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KERO 23 Bakersfield

Quotes

  1. "It is with great sorrow that I relieve myself of coaching duties with the Bakersfield Jam," Harrick said in a statement posted on the team's Web site.
    on Dec 28, 2007 By: Jim Harrick Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Jeff Morris, Alon's CEO, commented, "The Bakersfield refinery, which is being acquired at a very attractive price, avoids hundreds of millions of dollars in anticipated costs to construct a hydrocracker for our California refineries, and will enable...
    on Jun 2, 2010 By: Jeff Morris Source: MarketWatch (press release)

  3. "The key is staying out of trouble and being patient," Gilliland said. "If a faster car is coming, you have to be smart and pick your battles. Bristol is very similar to Mesa Marin Raceway in Bakersfield [California] back home. I can relate a...
    on Mar 19, 2009 By: David Gilliland Source: MyFox Chicago

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