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News on Route 66 continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

22 hrs ago |

On the road in Oatman: A lively ghost town

Oatman, Ariz. is a living "ghost town" sitting on Route 66 between Needles , Calif.


Related Topix: Kingman, AZ, Weather

23 hrs ago |

Cemetery Crawl 9 Part two

The fabulous members of Cemetery Crawl 9 were up early Sunday morning and headed off to breakfast with their teams.


Related Topix: Chloride, AZ, Congress, AZ, Wickenburg, AZ

Wednesday | Route 66 News

California Route 66 association opposed solar plant near Helendale

California Historic Route 66 Association to halt the building of a 20-megawatt solar plant near Helendale, Calif, reported several media outlets.


Related Topix: California, Helendale, CA, Oro Grande, CA, Newberry Springs, CA

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Motorcycle USA

Lauglin River Run 2014 Preview

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Related Topix: Laughlin, NV, Games, Card Game, Poker



The festival will kick off in th, 2014. Traveling over the 2,451-mile road that is Route 66, artists will perform along the route in the towns it passes through.


Related Topix: Marketing

Route 66 News

A visit to Cars Land

Here's one of the best videos I've seen about Cars Land in Disney California Adventure Park .


Mon Apr 21, 2014

Victorville Daily Press

Route 66 group opposes Helendale solar plant

HELENDALE The San Bernardino County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday will hear an appeal from a pro-Route 66 group which is contesting the earlier go-ahead of a 20-megawatt solar facility in rural Helendale.


Related Topix: Helendale, CA, San Bernardino County, CA, Oro Grande, CA

Traffic Talk: Paving material problems slowed work on 'Route 66'

Among the popular television shows many years ago was one centering on one of the most famous highways in American history and one important in our state.


Related Topix: Route 66, Entertainment, Television, Martin Milner, Glenn Corbett, Edmond, OK, Arcadia, OK

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Route 66 News

Historic boarding house reopens in Atlanta, Ill.

After months of renovations, a boarding house that operated during the late 1940s near downtown Atlanta, Ill., has reopened as a lodging facility again.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Atlanta, IL

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Ma Joad for president

Susan Shillinglaw is a professor of English at San Jose State University and a scholar in residence at the National Steinbeck Center in Salinas, Calif.


Related Topix: San Jose State University, Salinas, CA, John Steinbeck, Vocal, Opinion

Route 66 News

Developers tour El Vado Motel

The city of Albuquerque finally is pushing hard to have developers do something with the historic but long-closed El Vado Motel .


Related Topix: Vado, NM

Thu Apr 17, 2014

All About Jazz

PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Jazz This Week: Poncho Sanchez, Catherine Russell, the Cunninghams, and More

As Jazz Appreciation Month 2014 continues past the halfway point, the live performance calendar this week in St. Louis includes several touring performers visiting our town, the return of a veteran of Gaslight Square, and the usual variety of activity from local musicians.


Related Topix: Fine Arts, Arts

WAND-TV Decatur

Record-holding Ill. covered wagon repaired

The world's largest covered wagon has been fixed after workers spent a month repairing wind damage from a winter storm.


Related Topix: Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Lincoln


Paint Lights - Route 66 of the Future'

Tomorrow's highway has arrived on a short stretch of a Dutch roadway where glowing green road markings have replaced street lights.


OC Weekly

Talking to U.K. Export Gareth Emery at Bob's Big Boy

Gareth Emery exudes a rock-star personality, with his black leather jacket paired with jeans and chic shades as he walks out of his Burbank studio in 80-degree weather.


Related Topix: Coachella, CA, Indio, CA

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Modified Mustangs & Fords

Mustangs Head East and West on Great American Pony Drive

Mustangs from all across America converged on Norman, Oklahoma earlier this week in preparation to drive across the country to one of two Mustang 50th anniversary birthday parties, one in Las Vegas the other in Charlotte.


Related Topix: Coupe, Ford Mustang, Hatchback, Convertible, Ford, Norman, OK, Ford Shelby GT500

The Daily Caller

The Netherlands pioneers glow-in-the-dark roads

Ever wanted your drive home at night to look more like a rave? Well, the Netherlands has replaced streetlights on one-third of a mile of highway with "glow-in-the-dark" road markings that could be potential energy-savers.


Related Topix: Conservative Political News, US News

The Kingman Daily Miner

Classic films part of Kingman's Route 66 Festival

A local film aficionado will bring a variety of both famous and relatively unknown films to Kingman Cinemas as part of the International Route 66 Festival this fall.


Related Topix: Kingman, AZ, Mohave County, AZ

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Route 66 News

"The Grapes of Wrath" was published 75 years ago today

John Steinbeck's famous novel about the Great Depression and a family's Moses-like journey on Route 66, "The Grapes of Wrath," was published 75 years ago today.


Related Topix: The Grapes of Wrath, Pop/Rock, Drama Movies, John Steinbeck, Vocal, Salinas, CA

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Planning commission considers expansion of apartment complex in Glendora

The Glendora Planning Commission will be considering an application to expand the 256-unit Avalon Bay project by 24 additional apartments at a special meeting Tuesday.


Related Topix: Glendora, CA