Thursday Mar 6
Needles Next California City Flirting With Insolvency
Daryl Propst / Desert Vortex News A dozen protesters showed up at Rick Daniels' Going Away Party to express their support of his departure while several dozen of his supporters from Coachella Valley cities partied inside the exclusive Flemming's Restaurant in Rancho Mirage.
The Bureau of Land Management and the California Historic Route 66 Association are teaming in an effort to have California's portion of Route 66 designated as a scenic byway.
NEEDLES: Caretaker rescues oxygen patient from burning bedroom
An oxygen patient was burned when he accidentally set his bedroom aflame while smoking, though he was rescued by a caretaker, say San Bernardino County Fire Department officials.
Route 66 News
El Garces may reopen as soon as March as a depot
Posted by Ron Warnick in Motels , Preservation , Railroad . Tags: Allan Affeldt , El Garces , Harvey Houses , La Castaneda , La Posada , Las Vegas NM , Needles , Winslow trackback The historic El Garces Hotel in Needles, Calif., may reopen as early as late March as an intermodal transportation facility - but not as a hotel - after a long ... (more)
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Hi-Desert Medical Center Collecting Old Needles and Drugs
Prescription drugs and used needles end up in landfills and pose a danger to the environment and to people if not disposed of properly.
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Date Festival connection to the Middle East
There's a traditional Arabic saying, "There are as many uses for a date palm as there are days in a year."