SATURDAY’S LANDERS TIRE ROUND UP WILDLY SUCCESSFUL

During the last 1 ½ years, volunteers conducted three events aimed at clearing roadways, washes and private properties in and around Landers of illegally dumped tires. Each “round up” broke the previous record for tires collected and this Saturday’s effort was no exception. Reporter Mike Lipsitz was there…

Saturday’s Tire

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LANDERS ASSOCIATION REDIRECTING TIRES FROM DESERT DUMPS TO RECYCLING PROGRAMS

According to California’s Department of Resource Recycling and Recovery, or CalRecycle, motorists in our state discard more than 42 million vehicle tires each year. It’s no secret that many of those tires are illegally discarded along our rural roads and open desert. Reporter Mike Lipsitz says that folks in Landers

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LANDROID CAFÉ BAKE SALE TOMORROW

The Landroid Café, a special popup bake sale at the Landers Thrift Shoppe, opens tomorrow (October 28). The cafe will offer fresh, homemade sweets including cookies, brownies, cake by the slice, plus iced coffee in flavors like French vanilla, mocha, chai, pumpkin spice, caramel and white chocolate. Drop by the

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ABOUT 65 VOLUNTEERS SHOW TO EXTENDED GIANT ROCK AREA CLEAN-UP

About 65 volunteers helped clean up five sites near Giant Rock Saturday, a clean-up effort that was organized by the Landers Community Association, the Bureau of Land Management, Blight Sites, and the Mojave Desert Land Trust. The clean-up was spurred in response to a Z107.7 News story about trash—including tires,

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GIANT ROCK CLEAN-UP DAY THIS SATURDAY

A few weeks ago, Z107.7 News broke the story of an abandoned campsite near Landers’ Giant Rock that was littered with an extraordinary amount of trash, human waste, and other debris. In this follow up report, Mike Lipsitz says community response has been enormous… Following Z107.7’s report on the large

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LANDERS “WELCOME TO THE NEIGHBORHOOD” OPEN HOUSE SET FOR SATURDAY

During a discussion of local real estate sales at last month’s meeting of the Landers Community Association, there was general agreement that there are a lot of new faces in the community and something should be done about it. Reporter Mike Lipsitz takes it from here… Landers newcomers, old-timers, and

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LANDERS ASSOCIATION MEETS TOMORROW

The monthly meeting of the Landers Association is tomorrow at 3 p.m. in Belfield Hall, just east the Moose Lodge on Reche Road in Landers. On the agenda is a brief look at upcoming events including the “Greater Landers Monster Tire (and eWaste) Round up Part 2” set for April

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