From the News Desk

More than a dozen nonprofit organizations have formed the California Defense Communities Alliance (CDCA). CDCA held its inaugural meeting Tuesday in Sacramento. The new alliance includes groups with the shared mission...

Author: Association of Defense Communities
Published:

The Coast Guard plans to base four of its new Sentinel-Class Fast Response Cutters (FRC) in Southern California within the next year. The Coast Guard Cutter Forrest Rednour is slated...

Author: U.S. Coast Guard 11th District PA Detachment LA/LB
Published:

The Navy is refitting its decades-old China Lake weapons testing and research site in the Mojave Desert to begin hosting hypersonic weapons testing from a variety of platforms, including undersea...

Author: By PAUL MCLEARY
Published:

The Navy’s newest Zumwalt-class destroyer, USS Michael Monsoor (DDG 1001), was commissioned Jan. 26 at Naval Air Station North Island, California.

Twenty Gold Star families and four Medal of...

Author: By Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Woody Paschall, Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet Public Affairs
Published:

Most service members and their families will see a reduction in their tax bills this year, but there are a number of changes in U.S. federal tax laws that they...

Author: By Jim Garamone, Department of Defense Public Affairs
Published:

Personnel and other resources are headed for eastern Kern as part of a growing push to diversify the area's economy and protect its employment base in the...

Author: John Cox jcox@bakersfield.com
Published:

Three Santa Maria veterans pledged to live a drug- and substance-free future Friday afternoon, marking the latest group to successfully complete the Santa Maria Veterans Treatment Court.

Established November...

Author: Mathew Burciaga
Published: