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Modern-Day Kicks on Route 66

BY HARRY SMITH John Steinbeck called it the “Mother Road.” Bobby Troup wrote a song about it: “Get Your Kicks on Route 66.” For decades, Route 66 has had a hold on America’s imagination. The road, which starts in Chicago and ends in Los Angeles, was the way to...

Joy in America: Exploring Route 66 Reality Show

LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Beauty Media Inc. and ICN TV Network jointly launch their co-produced “Joy in America: Exploring Route 66 Reality Show” on July 16th! The program will be aired on the websites of both co-producers. Known as the Mother Road, Route 66 runs from...

Association announces inaugural “KS Historic Route 66 Festival”

The Kansas Historic Route 66 Association will be holding the first Kansas Historic Route 66 Festival Friday, August 1 through Saturday, August 2, 2014.  Planned events include a car show, BBQ cook off, live music, golf tournament, and a 66-mile cruise.

Galena Route 66 Planning Committee

fourstateshomepage.com GALENA, KS.— The president of Galena’s Route 66 Planning Committee returned from an international conference designed to revitalize Route 66. There are 13 miles of Historic Route 66 located in Kansas. Many businesses along the American landmark have learned it can be an economic powerhouse. From Chicago to...