BARSTOW • The City Council’s unanimous approval late Monday night of an exclusive negotiating agreement with Scuderia Development ranks as the first step in a process that has historic implications for Barstow.
The city and Newport Beac... Full story
BARSTOW • The City Council on Monday night was expected to approve the framework of a development agreement that would bring a $1.5 billion aluminum production facility and as many as 2,000 high-skilled manufacturing jobs to the Barstow area.
T... Full story
If your taste buds have never experienced a chocolate Coke, you need to take a trip to Peggy Sue’s Diner after reading this.
Just as I said I would in last week’s column, I took another trip to Yermo to try a chocolate Coke. I also had t... Full story
BLM leads effort to have Route 66 designated as scenic byway
BARSTOW • 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.
Public scoping meetings about the Route 66 Corridor M... Full story
FORT IRWIN • Soldiers at Fort Irwin got a visit from the nation’s highest-ranking enlisted soldier, as Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond F. Chandler III stopped by during a recent tour of Southern California.
Chandler, the Army’s top no... Full story
Last week was such a busy news week for my colleague, Geoff Fisk, and myself, that we didn’t have time to hit the town and spotlight a business.
So when I was assigned to cover the Silver Valley High School basketball playoff game on Saturday,... Full story
BARSTOW • Three children are set to be reunited with their father after being abducted by their mother and her boyfriend in Miami last week and being found in Barstow on Thursday.
At approximately 2:31 p.m., Barstow authorities received a tip t... Full story
BARSTOW • After numerous delays, construction on the south side of East Rimrock Road is scheduled to be finished Thursday and traffic moved to the south side of the street so repairs can begin on the north side.
Consulting city engineer Brad Me... Full story
BARSTOW • One of the qualities of being a leader is making those around you perform at their best.
Barstow boys basketball coach Prestonn Biggs says Cody Boston has taken on that role and made his teammates “that much better,” inclu... Full story
Barstow High grad now interning with USDA in Washington, D.C.
First off, my colleague Geoff Fisk and I would like to thank the community of Barstow for the positive feedback since we began the “In the Spotlight” feature.
This week, we’d like to step away from featuring local businesses and sh... Full story