The state of Arizona is taking comments on places that show an aspect of Arizona history that should be restored for the centennial in 2012. I think it would be great to restore the Twin Arrows Trading Post and Diner in time for the celebration. If any of you also would like to see the old icon restored you can make comments here:
For those of you interested in the restoration of the Rock Cafe after the fire, here is a video from Channel 9 news in Oklahoma City. Please see it by going to the article and clicking on featured video at:
As the kitchen is not quite finsihed, they will open on May 22 for coffee and beignets and tours of the restored restaurant, and then open as a full service diner on May 29. So alll of you who couldn't be here on the 22, it… Continue
Here's an interesting article about the restoration of the Rock Cafe in Stroud, Oklahoma. The Rock Cafe will reopen on May 22, 2009 after a devastating fire ihttp://rwarn17588.wordpress.com/2009/03/02/rebuilding-the-rock-cafe/
The Road Crew - America's Route 66 Band was the opening act for the International Route 66 Festival, August 2-3. Performed on Main Street in Galena, Friday and on Main Street in Joplin Saturday night. Performed for over 15,000 people in Joplin! Their mini-concert at Afton Station that Sunday afternoon was a big hit with visitors. We had a great time on Route 66! Hoping to see everyone in Kingman next year!