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By Grace Usher Who knew there are more than 250 types of agave cactus in Arizona? Or that many plants need an iron supplement in order to sustain in the mineral-deficient soils of Lake Havasu? Many home gardeners have the inspiration to start their plant projects but lack the wisdom to maintain a... Read More
It Takes A Community To Build A Garden
By Grace Usher There seems to be a common misconception floating around the desert that vegetation cannot be grown and that Lake Havasu City is said to be the ideal climate for plant death rather than life. Our dry, mineral-deprived soils and lack of rainfall are similar to Death Valley, Calif. H... Read More
The annual presentation of “The Passion Experience” will be at Calvary Baptist Church tonight, Saturday and Sunday. 'The Passion Experience' is a celebration of the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus. There will be five performances: – Tonight, 7 p.m. – Saturday, 5 p.m. – Su... Read More
By GraceUsher The Open World Leadership Program sponsored by the Library of Congress brought five Russian young entrepreneurs to Lake Havasu City with the help of the Lake Havasu Rotary Club. The O.W.L.P. is aimed to promote understanding between entrepreneurs and business owners from differen... Read More
Street Scramble Raises Funds for Soroptimists
By Stefanie Thompson RiverScene Magazine Soroptimist International of Lake Havasu will be holding its fifth annual Street Scramble and Scavenger Hunt on Saturday, March 10. The event is part-race, part-puzzle and all fun. “We call it a ‘fun-raiser’ rather than a fundraiser,” said even... Read More
By Grace Usher Kids Involved in Nice Deeds (K.I.N.D.) spotlights those students who are giving back to their peers and community in the manner of random acts of kindness. Children are some of the best examples of kind deeds; many of which go unnoticed. Throughout the week, teachers were asked to lo... Read More
Havasu Girl’s Softball League Season Begins
By Grace Usher The Havasu Girl’s Softball League kicked off the 2018 season with the opening ceremony today at Rotary Softball grounds. This season’s league consists of 22 teams with 270 players. Each team of the all-girl league has a sponsorship of a local business in town. [caption id... Read More
By Grace Usher It has been said, “two heads are greater than one” in terms of collaboration. Creativity is spawned from minds coming together and combining ideas to form practical application. But where can the creative minds of Lake Havasu come together to develop these ideas and hone their ... Read More
Eating Plant-Based In Havasu
 By Grace Usher The modern day diet for many individuals greatly differs from past generations. A traditionally meat-heavy society, many Americans are now choosing a more plant-based diet. In fact, Lake Havasu City has a large, hidden vegetarian/vegan community. The main issue with choosing this... Read More
Think Outside The Candy Box
By Grace Usher Valentine’s Day is a holiday to celebrate the importance of our significant others. We shower our loved ones with flowers, jewelry and of course, chocolates. On the other hand, some love birds desire something different for the holiday; they tend to “think outside the candy box... Read More