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Lake Havasu Gets Its Closeup
They say "all publicity is good publicity." If that is true, Lake Havasu City got more than its share when it was featured in the ABC broadcast of the "90th Oscar Academy Awards" show Sunday evening. Oscar host Jimmy Kimmell offered a Kawasaki personal watercraft and a one-night stay at Days I... Read More
The 7th Annual Line Dancing on the Bridge boasted 400 entrants Sunday afternoon. The charitable event benefits the Lake Havasu Community Health Foundation and funds los-cost health-screening programs, support groups and health education in the community. Dancers filled the London Bridge in the... Read More
Education Is Goal Of The Sandie Alger Memorial Fund
More than 40 people participated in Saturday’s Sandie’s Pass. Sandie’s Pass is a run around the Lake Havasu City island to honor Alger, who was killed by a drunken driver while riding her bicycle on July 29, 2013, and to raise funds for SAM. As an organization, SAM is determined to achieve ... Read More
RiverScene Looks To The Future
Pop the cork! It's time for a celebration. It's not just about RiverScene Magazine celebrating its third anniversary, it's about the RiverScene Magazine celebration of Lake Havasu City for the past three years. Yes, for three years, RiverScene has been telling the stories of the Lake Havasu co... Read More
Polar Bears, Take Your Mark
Saturday, a very familiar annual event took place. The Lake Havasu City 45th Polar Bear Day Plunge began at noon and aside from the relative non-“polar” conditions, those participating felt the chill of the waters of the lake. Bethany Hardin, of host organization Havasu Boat and Ski Club, ... Read More
Lake Havasu Kiwanians Name Police Officer Of The Year
The Lake Havasu City police officer Tyler Tribolet was named Police Officer of the Year by the Lake Havasu City Kiwanis Club Thursday. “It’s an honor to get Officer of the Year from this organization. It means a lot to myself and my family,” Tribolet said. Nathan Burnell, president of th... Read More
Christmas Tree Recycling Starts Friday
Lake Havasu City Maintenance Services will accept discarded Christmas trees from residents beginning Friday through Jan. 12. One drop-off location will be provided in the city lot across from the Aquatic Center located at 100 Park Ave. The trees will be composted into mulch and used as organic co... Read More
Arevalo Academy Brings Christmas To Foster Children
Students at Arevalo Academy in Lake Havasu City spent the weeks leading to the Christmas holiday placing new, unwrapped gifts under the Christmas tree. The gifts were loaded into a truck on the last day of school before the break to be distributed to foster children throughout Mohave County. R... Read More
16 Marines Welcomed Home From Japan
Lake Havasu City’s Patriot Guard Riders. American Legion Riders, and the Red Iron Brotherhood  welcomed 16 U.S. Marines home Saturday morning. The family of Marine Corporal Alex Castro requested the Riders’ presence to honor him for his service. Castro was joined by 14 more Marines returnin... Read More
Every year, swimmers take off and make the trek across the Bridgwater Channel in Lake Havasu City to take the honor of tripping the switch to ignite the Festival of Lights, heralding the holiday season. This year, 82 swimmers took the plunge, many from California and Canada, and from as young as ... Read More