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New PWC Monument Making History In Lake Havasu City
By Jayne Hanson Groundbreaking for a new PWC Monument Project happened Wednesday on the island in Lake Havasu City as the three-phase project ramps for a September install. “It’s on the corner of Beachcomber and McCulloch, on the island near the walking path,” said Chris Hagest, PWC Monu... Read More
By Jayne Hanson Lake Havasu Community Emergency Response Team members routinely volunteer to help local firefighters and other first responders beat the blaze of Arizona’s triple-digit temperatures. “The C.E.R.T. team is an absolute essential resource and an asset to the fire department an... Read More
When Water Skiing Reigned On Lake Havasu
By Becky Maxedon The draw of Lake Havasu was strong enough that it brought Robert P. McCulloch with his primary focus of testing high-performance boat engines. But McCulloch was a visionary who saw that more than just a test site, there was the perfect opportunity to create a completely new city ... Read More
Mermaid Mystery Uncovered During Remodel
By Becky Maxedon While many business owners have taken proactive measures during the COVID-19 crisis, one Lake Havasu City restaurateur decided to begin a project. And that project led to an intriguing find. Burgers By The Bridge owner Harriet Mclearen decided with some extra time on her hands... Read More
By Becky Maxedon Living life on a virtual scale has become the norm throughout the world over the past several months. People have been visiting each other on many virtual platforms. Businesses have been conducting meetings the same way. Virtual Happy Hours have blossomed while people – who are... Read More
Special Birthday Parade For A Special Views Resident
One of the residents of The Views At Lake Havasu is celebrated a special event Monday afternoon. Ret. Sgt. Bill Love, USMC, is observing his 95th birthday and the Love’s family and the folks at The Views are making sure it will be a memorable day for him. Love served as a Marine in the Pacif... Read More
By Nicole Matheson Many residents of Lake Havasu City remember the excitement of the filming of "Hot Water" brought to our desert oasis. Filming wrapped in October 2018, and Riverscene had an opportunity to catch up with director Larry Rippenkroeger as "Hot Water" gets close to release.  ... Read More
By Nicole Mattheson Copper Still Distillery has been known for handcrafted, small batch moonshine, whiskey and vodka for 19 months in Havasu, but recently, owner Andy Andersen has begun producing hand sanitizer. Andersen’s business partner, Edward Corn, proposed the idea of making hand sanit... Read More
The Desert Is Blooming With Beauty
Desert blooms signal the arrival of spring in Lake Havasu and the surrounding area. While many have time on their hands right now, it could be the perfect time to take a walk and enjoy the beauty that abounds this time of the year. Practice social distancing and enjoy the boundless beauty while t... Read More
Havasu Finds Its Helpers Amidst Coronavirus Crisis
In unprecedented times, Lake Havasu City is exemplifying what gives the desert oasis that endearing small-town feel. Havasu is showing it’s concern and care for its neighbors through action as hosts of businesses and devoted volunteers are implementing acts of kindness. RiverScene Magazine is high... Read More