Tree Lighting Ceremony today in Downtown Needles.

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Downtown Needles, CA: The Holiday Christmas Tree shown in the picture near the new San Bernardino County 66 sign will be lighted up during a Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 30th, 2012 starting at around 5:00pm PT at the intersection of West Broadway and G Street in Downtown Needles, California.

Volunteers and City Crews for the City of Needles were seen decorating the Holiday Christmas Tree on Thursday.

Another Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held during the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event being held on Saturday, December 1st, 2012 starting at 5:00pm PT at Santa Fe Park in Downtown Needles, California.
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News story regarding Volunteers and City Crews decorating a Holiday Christmas Tree is at the following ZachNews website:

For more information regarding the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event, please head to the following ZachNews website:


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Needles, California Weather.

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Needles, California Weather.

 

** Good Morning Everybody!! **

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** Needles, California Weather: **

 

 

– Friday:

 

Partly sunny, High 47*F.

 

Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.

 

 

– Friday Night:

 

Partly cloudy, Low 51*F.

 

South wind around 7 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.

 

 

– Saturday:

 

Mostly sunny, High 75*F.

 

Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

 

 

– Saturday Night:

 

Mostly cloudy, Low 48*F.

 

West wind 3 to 6 mph.

 

 

– Sunday:

 

Partly sunny, High 75*F.

 

Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the morning.

 

 

– Sunday Night:

 

Mostly cloudy, Low 52*F.

 

 

** National Weather Service Radar of the Colorado River Tri-State Area at: **

 

http://radar.weather.gov/radar.php?rid=ESX&product=N0R&overlay=11101111&loop=yes

 

 

** For more weather information, Please head to the National Weather Service website at: **

 

http://www.weather.gov/

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Holiday Christmas Pictures: Downtown Needles, CA: Decorated Business on West Broadway near E Street.

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Holiday Christmas Pictures: Downtown Needles, CA: Decorated Business on West Broadway near E Street.

This is a picture of a business plaza building decorated in Holiday Christmas Lights and Decoration located on the 800 block of West Broadway near E Street in Downtown Needles, California.

This business plaza building is where Westcare Arizona Inc and the Needles Desert Star is located.

City Crews getting ready for the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event.

Downtown Needles, CA: City Crews for the City of Needles were seen Thursday setting up park table benches for the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event being held on Saturday, December 1st, 2012 starting at 10:00am PT at Santa Fe Park in Downtown Needles, California.

The tree of lights that is being lighted up during the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event will be set up at around 1:00pm PT Friday afternoon in Santa Fe Park at the intersection of Front Street and F Street in Downtown Needles, California.
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For more information regarding the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event, please head to the following ZachNews website:

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=515002698517707&set=a.199741760043804.49321.197035476981099&type=1
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Volunteers and City Crews decorating a Holiday Christmas Tree.

Downtown Needles, CA: Volunteers and City Crews for the City of Needles were seen Thursday decorating a Holiday Christmas Tree at the intersection of West Broadway and G Street in Downtown Needles, California.

This Holiday Christmas Tree will be lighted up during a Tree Lighting Ceremony on Friday, November 30th, 2012 starting at around 5:00pm PT.

Another Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held during the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event being held on Saturday, December 1st, 2012 starting at 5:00pm PT at Santa Fe Park in Downtown Needles, California.
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For more information regarding the Ol Saint Nick on Route 66 Christmas Event, please head to the following ZachNews website:

http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=515002698517707&set=a.199741760043804.49321.197035476981099&type=1
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Meeting held Thursday to plan for the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration.

Needles, CA: A meeting was held Thursday night inside the Rivers Edge Bar and Grill at the Rivers Edge Golf Course to plan for the for Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration in October 2013.

The meeting was put together by Cindy Semione of the City of Needles Community Development Department and Jan Jernigan of the Needles Downtown Business Alliance took charge of the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration meeting.

** Some of the ideas being talked about at Thursday night’s meeting are as follows: **

– Have all media promote the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration were suggested to the group.

– Downtown Business Alliance Jan Jernigan wanting the Needles Desert Star newspaper will be one of the main advertisers to promote the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration and have the Needles Desert Star newspaper post old articles from Needles’ past.

– Have some sure of a dance or dinner event possible on a Friday night.

– Having a grand opening tour of the El Garces Railroad Station schedule to be finish and open in October 2013.

– Possibly having a week of events related to the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration.

– Having a car show.

– Having a parade.

– Having a barbecue.

– Having carnival and kids activities.

– Having Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration souvenirs such as t-shirts and wooden nickels with possibly the Route 66 icon on them.

– Put overhead banners over streets promoting the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration.

– Talk to Fort Mojave Indian Tribal Chairman Timothy Williams to have the Fort Mojave Indian Tribal get involved.

– Get local business support.

** Ideas talked about the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration meetings are not permanent and are just ideas until a final discussion is made. **

City of Needles Mayor Edward Paget and his wife Jan Paget also came to participate in the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration meeting.

The next Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration meeting is being planned to happen in the middle of December 2012 with more talks about what is being plan out during next week’s Needles Downtown Business Alliance (NDBA) meeting.

Meeting this Thursday to plan for the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration.

Needles, CA: A meeting to plan for Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration in October 2013 will be held on Thursday, November 29th, 2012 starting at 5:00pm PT at the Rivers Edge Bar and Grill near the Golf Pro Shop at the Rivers Edge Golf Course located at 144 Marina Drive in Needles, California.

All are welcome to participate in the Needles’ 100th Centennial Celebration Meeting.