Daily Archives: August 12, 2013

UPDATED: Help find Martha “Marti” Myers

Marti Myers revised

PALMDALE – Distraught family members are asking for the public’s help in locating Martha “Marti” Myers, a 59-year-old Castaic woman last seen leaving her home on August 5. Marti was driving a grey 2004 Mitsubishi Lancer with damage to the front fender from a previous accident. She may have been traveling along the 14 Freeway…

Palmdale Power Plant drawing support from elected officials, community leaders

Artist's conception of the Palmdale Hybrid Power Project

PALMDALE – Despite criticism from some Lancaster city officials, the Palmdale Power Plant continues to receive support from other elected officials and community leaders, including State Senator Steve Knight, Assemblymember Steve Fox and Board of Equalization Member George Runner. In a press release issued Monday, Palmdale city officials highlighted excerpts from the letters and statements…

Free Coffee for Vets Tuesday!

Veteran coffee

LANCASTER – Calling all local veterans! You are invited to “Tuesday Morning Coffee” on the house tomorrow (Aug. 13), from 7 to 9 a.m., at Crazy Otto’s Restaurant, located at 1228 West Ave I in Lancaster. The event is presented by the Antelope Valley Veterans Community Action Coalition (AVVCAC), a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing…

Summer Reading Program ends with music & food

Summer Reading Program ends

PALMDALE – Nearly 200 children and parents packed the Palmdale City Library this past weekend as the music of Craig Newton helped end a highly successful Summer Reading Program. Pizza, raffle prizes and chips donated by Frito-Lay were also on hand to help add to the festivities, which capped off a program that had over…