Community

Local Youth Hit The Rink!
By Grace Usher The Rotary Rink, located at SARA Park, is home to both a youth and adult hockey leagues. It is that time of year again when the air cools and the skates go on. The Havasu Dust Devils have been Lake Havasu City's only youth hockey league for nearly 20 years and is still a lesser ... Read More
By Grace Usher On Sunday morning, the Boy and Sea Scouts served  more than 300 Lake Havasu City residents breakfast for the annual Boy Scout and Sea Scout Pancake Breakfast. This year, Troops 25 and 55 represented the Boy Scouts and the Sea Scouts were represented by Ship 450. “This is... Read More
Norona Effect Absorbed By Milemarkers
By Grace Usher Milemarkers absorbed fellow nonprofit, Norona Effect in early June. The transition was made in response to the success of the Norona Effect’s main mission: to develop a youth blood-transfusion center in Lake Havasu City. Once that goal was met, it was time to rework the missi... Read More
Food Bank Reopens In New Location
By Grace Usher Monday morning marked the official opening of the Food Bank in its new location. In response to the closing of fellow nonprofit, Interagency Council, the vital local resource was absorbed in June by the Havasu Community Health Foundation. Under the new management, the Food Bank ... Read More
2018 Ms. Havasu Senior Crowned Saturday
By Grace Usher Seven women took the stage Saturday afternoon to compete for the coveted title of Ms. Havasu Senior at the London Bridge Resort Convention Center. The theme of this year's pageant honored medical professional, personnel and organizations and was hosted by the Havasu Community H... Read More
By Grace Usher This Labor Day weekend, make sure to look for local firefighters outside your favorite grocery and other stores for the annual Fill-A-Boot fundraiser. Since 1979, the Lake Havasu Fire Department has participated in the national event to help support the Muscular Dystrophy Associ... Read More
Pro-Kindness Challenge Presented To The Community
By Grace Usher More than 1,200 community members packed into the Aquatic Center Relics and Rods room to attend the presentation of Rachel’s Challenge. The hour-long presentation was preceded by a community dinner. WHAT IS RACHEL’S CHALLENGE? Each school in the Lake Havisu Unified Schoo... Read More
Tuesday is Primary Election day in Arizona and it is where citizens of Lake Havasu City can participate in democracy. A day at the polls can be confusing to find out where one’s designated poll location is and who is on the ballot. Here are the links to help with these issues to make votin... Read More
Pooches Join Owners On The Runway At Paws For Fashion
The Nautical Beachfront Resort sponsored the Paws for Fashion fundraiser Saturday evening to benefit the Western Arizona Humane Society Building Campaign. One of the event organizers, Kathy Jo Baumer, said there were eight models with their pooches participating in the fashion show, while eight l... Read More
By Grace Usher More than 50 creative professionals gathered for the August Creative Comrades meetup Wednesday evening. The theme for the event was the importance of networking in a community like Lake Havasu City. The event was presented by the Partnership for Economic Development. [capti... Read More