Spotlight

By Cortez Fields "The Avengers" was a blockbuster film that helped spawn a franchise that culminated in its final film, "Avengers: Endgame." "Avengers: Endgame" premiered last month and has appeased longtime fans while shattering box office records. These spectacles may be some of the most su... Read More
By Cortez Fields A packed front of the house and the clanging of dishes served as chaotic background noise for the staff at Taco Hacienda. On the surface, Tuesday seemed like a normal busy night for the 43-year-old Lake Havasu City restaurant, but there is a lingering sense of sadness in the ... Read More
Lake Havasu Citizen Spotlight: Rasheed Bello
By Cortez Fields The poet, the performer, the writer. Rasheed Bello is someone who wants to bring culture to Lake Havasu City. Riverscene Magazine sat down  with the immigrant-turned-native Havasu resident.   “I’ve been in Havasu for eight years.” From Nigeria to Havasu Originally b... Read More
Lake Havasu Young Entrepreneurs Part III: Terror Toys
By Cortez Fields From the bowels of Elm Street and the shores of Crystal Lake, Terror Toys have come to bring fear to Lake Havasu City in a fun way. RiverScene Magazine spoke to Matt Ferree, another young entrepreneur of Lake Havasu City who made horrific souvenir items into an interesting an... Read More
By Giulia Dickinson Havasupai Elementary School in Lake Havasu City has been fortunate for seven years to have Dale Sevastakis teaching special education to its students. Sevastakis has been a teaching special education for 22 years, six of those in New Jersey and the last 16 in Lake Havasu. S... Read More
Prestige Assisted Living Celebrates 20 Years
By RSM Staff Prestige Assisted Living at Lake Havasu this month celebrated its 20-year anniversary. Current staff and residents welcomed the public into the community Friday with a Western Jubilee to commemorate the milestone. "We wanted the chance to give back to Lake Havasu and show our app... Read More
Citizen Spotlight: Karen Vanderjagt
By Grace Usher Karen Vanderjagt is the type of women that has a smile ear to ear all day long - and with good reason. She is an individual who focuses her efforts toward the positive side of every aspect of a career, family and personal interests. Vanderjagt, 69, moved to Lake Havasu City in ... Read More
  By Cortez Fields Dr. Danny Pirtle is a man of taste. The criminal justice professor sits down with Riverscene Magazine to give an look into his life and to what led him to become a professor at ASU Lake Havasu. In his uniquely decorated office, filled with portraits of famed civil r... Read More
By Grace Usher Niki Nickle has had a non-traditional life path; one that many would only dream to have experienced. Of all of her adventures, she has barely broken the layer of life. Nickle, just 30, has been a part of multiple industries. Many in town know Nickle for her altruistic community... Read More
Havasu Angel Brings Blessings And Joy All Year Long
By Grace Usher June Merritt spends her days practicing a unique method of spreading joy and giving back to the community. Instead of volunteering in traditional forms, Merritt takes to the streets and special events to spread a spiritual love for everyone she meets. Merritt is the official "H... Read More