Category: LIFE

ALERT! Missing Lake Havasu City Teenager UPDATE SHE HAS BEEN FOUND

UPDATE SHE HAS BEEN FOUND   Lake Havasu City Police Department seeks your help in locating a missing juvenile: 14 years old, white, 502, 110 lbs. with blonde hair. She was last seen wearing a red shirt, black pants, black shoes carrying a skateboard and black purse. She was last seen In the area of Scout and Southwind, 2:30 pm on 2/8/16. If you have information that can assist in helping safely locate Destiny Rose Lombardi, please call 911 or contact the police at 928- 855-...

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2nd annual Legends of Route 66 War on Homeless January 29- 31st

National Freedom Day  is Feb 1 2015.  Lake Havasu Arizona is celebrating   with the 2nd annual Legends of Route 66 War on Homeless. Being held on Jan. 29-31, 2016 at Windsor 4 in Lake Havasu City, Az, Hosted by Veterans United AZ. Proceeds benefit homeless Veterans and families in Lake Havasu area. Sponsored in part by:   London Bridge Resort,  Murphy Broadcasting  &  AZ Motorsports. 3 day event hosting a variety of entertainment, activities for all ages. Lot’s of fun to be had by all! *Motorcycle build off (Baggers, choppers, street cruisers) *Motorcycle and car poker run on portions of OLD...

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Quality of life improves for group home residents

MOHAVE COUNTY – Hi, my name is Jake and you’ve probably never met me or even heard of my plight. I am also willing to bet my next meal that many of you have never been to where my friends and I live. The place I’m currently staying at with Barney, Gertrude, Shorty and about 180 others isn’t a four-star luxury hotel, but is only an older modest single story facility. It can be a bit cramped once in a while; sometimes there are more than four of us living in the same room at any given period of time. Some of my friends also live in an area with about 50 others. But I want to tell you we can’t complain because we’d rather be living here than defending ourselves on the streets of Mohave County and not knowing where our next meal is coming from. Yes, we all have a common-unbreakable bond and we affectingly call the place where we live our “group home.” There are more group homes in Mohave County and they are like a cornucopia abundantly full with unwanted and neglected residents of different nationalities. Gertrude’s relatives are originally from Europe, Barney is from South America and of course, Shorty has no clue about his heritage. Some of Shorty’s friends have referred to him as the mutt in the next room. Our group home...

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Toys for Tots

The US Marines Toys for Tots program brightened the holidays for thousands of kids around country last year.  And, made a difference in the lives  of over 1,100  children right here in  Mohave County. Please help make the 2015 campaign even a bigger success! The Marine Corps League Detachment #757 in conjunction with the Lake Havasu City Kiwanis kicked off their Toys for Tots  toy drive earlier this month at the Havasu 95 Speedway with the Marine Corps League detachment 757 presenting the colors for the 10th straight year. The group at the Speedway are great guys and gals and last year donated hundreds of bikes and helmets and are doing so again this year. If you would like to have your child on the Toys for Tots list request a form from your Lake Havasu City school nurse. Drop-off Locations are currently (through 11-7) receiving their boxes.  Please bring your new, unwrapped toys for infants through 16 year old to one of Toys for Tots DROP OFF LOCATIONS IN LAKE HAVASU CITY Murphy Broadcasting Horizon Bank Colorado River Builders Assoc. (CRIBA) American Legion Lake Havasu Regional Medical Center and Cancer Center Havasu 95 Speedway Connected Computer and Repair Jersey’s Grill Mohave State Bank (McCulloch) Mohave State Bank (Lake Havasu Ave.) Bank of America Chase Bank Compass Bank Mud Shark Brewery National Bank First Savings Bank Increased Crossfit-2169 Swanson Edward Jones-Dodie Gildea Edward Jones-Laura Prahl Peggy’s Sunrise Cafe Bad Magiles Big...

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