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Night out w/Barstow PD

By Staff | Jul 28, 2021

August 3, 2021 from 6 – 9 pm at Dana Park, 850 Barstow Rd. Safety booths and displays. Free music and hot dogs! Goodies and Activities for Kids. Local neighborhood watch groups. Come out and join the Barstow Police Department for a fun event!

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Jessica Ceryan Recognized

By Staff | Jul 21, 2021

The Mayor and Council proudly recognized Jessica Ceryan today for her outstanding work performance and dedicated service to the City of Bastow for the 3nd Quarter of 2021. After a decade absence of the time-honored tradition of recognizing employees for “Employee of the Quarter,” the current Mayor with the support of the Council reinstated the…

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Chemehuevi Indian Tribe re-initiates Casino Discussions

By circletown | Jul 20, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Barstow, Ca. – On Monday July 19th, the Barstow City Council on a 4-1 Vote approved an update from the original November 2005 Municipal Services Agreement (MSA) with the Chemehuevi Indian Tribe which describes the operating relationship between the Tribe and the City. Staff had been negotiating with the Chemehuevi Indian Tribe…

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Marriott Hotel Ground Breaking

By Staff | Jul 12, 2021

Barstow, Ca. – On Wednesday July 7th, Hotel Investment Group was joined by Barstow Mayor Paul Anthony Courtney, Mayor Pro-Tem James Noble, Councilwoman Marilyn Dyer-Kruse, and City Treasurer Michael Lewis for the official groundbreaking of the newly approved Marriott Hotel Project. The Chief Executive Officer for Hotel Investment Group Darshan Patel stated, “We are honored…

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MCLB Welcomes New Commander

By Staff | Jul 8, 2021

Colonel Gregory B. Pace, commanding officer, expresses his thanks to his wife and family for their support, and introduces himself during the Change of Command ceremony held at Semper Fit Gymnasium, aboard Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow, California, July 1. Colonel Pace transitions to MCLB Barstow from 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade, II Marine Expeditionary Force…

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American Quartz Group Opening Soon…

By Staff | Jul 6, 2021

Mayor Courtney recently shared some time and ideas with the Gentlemen of American Quartz Group. Chairman Hue and his team are working daily to open their location at 2957 Lenwood Road, Barstow, California 92311. There still remains a lot of pre-work to be accomplished. The newly elected mayor, council and city staff work daily to…

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Noble Fitness Grand Opening

By Staff | Jul 6, 2021

JULY 10, 2021 (2pm) 1264 E. Main St., Barstow, CA Please join us for a night of fun, fitness, and community as NOBLE FITNESS celebrates our NEW LOCATION. Our purpose is to create a positive workout environment that promotes confidence, leadership, and accountability. There’s no better way to experience the power in that than to…

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Happy 4th of July 2021

By Staff | Jul 4, 2021

Thank you to all the men and women in the military who fought for, and actively fight today to secure our Nation’s Independence. American truly is the Best Nation in the world.

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Thank you Col. Martin

By Staff | Jun 30, 2021

We would like to thank Col. Martin for her years of service to Ft. Irwin and the City of Barstow. Your dedication and commitment to our City and region will not be forgotten. We wish you God speed in your future endeavors. We would also like to take a moment to welcome Col. Stewart to…

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BetterBarstow.com

Thank  you Barstow! We pulled together for change, and Voted Paul A. Courtney for Mayor. Now the work begins on making the plans put forth in our platform happen.

This website will keep you posted as each goal is realized. You will also want to check here for Volunteer opportunities to get involved. #BarstowStrong