The movie the Bagdad Cafe was shot at the local resturant, Bagdad Cafe and local motel which is now closed. The Incredible Hulk Movie was shot in the neighboring town of Yermo at the site which was formally the International Cafe! Route 66 goes right through our town. Horton Lakes which is a well known Ski School and resort is in our town. We are home to the Black Butte, a dormant Volcano, we have a lot of lava rock fields in our area, we are near Calico Ghost Town, which is a sister community.
April Beth Pitzer was last seen here and became missing 6/28/04, she was from Arkansas. Our community has joined in several searches a long with Desert Rescue, and other Authorities as well as her family.
If anyone reads this and has any information about her, call your local police department and give them the information they will pass it on to the correct department. Thank You.