Member of the Month January 2017
Encore Resorts, Yuma County
Encore RV resorts, along with Thousand Trails RV campgrounds has been offering the best in outdoor destinations for more than 40 years. With more than 170 locations in 27 states, their RV resorts and campgrounds are tailored for different types of camping experiences so you can select the type of environment that matches your needs and preferences.
Encore RV resorts and campgrounds are designed for both long-term stays and mini vacations. When you choose Encore for your travel accommodations, you can expect to find full RV hook-ups and premium amenities. Each location has a unique set of lodging options to help you make the most of your stay.
Each of our resorts is filled with fun for everyone, with special themed events like casino nights and Hawaiian luaus, tournaments, concerts, cook-outs, social and recreational activities and more.
Prison Hill Brewing Company
Chris Wheeler, Amy Biallas, & Nathan Heida
278 S Main Street
Yuma, AZ 85364
Locally owned and Operated Prison Hill Brewing Company is Yuma's Only Brewery & Restaurant. Three entrepreneurs, Chris Wheeler, Amy Biallas, & Nathan Heida work tirelessly to bring “beer culture” to a city of intersecting cultures.
Prison Hill Brewing Company’s website states that their beers are brewed by desert souls tough enough to weather 122 degree summers, wrangle live Gila Monsters with bare hands, and leap tall cactuses in a single bound. No, we're not super heroes. We're just beer lovers like you. Normal people, willing to brave the elements to see great beer happen in amazing places.
Prison Hill isn’t only about the craft beer though, it also has a menu of outstanding appetizers, gourmet sandwiches and burgers, as well as entrees.
If you are not familiar with Prison Hill we encourage you to stop by or give them a call to discover their latest lineup of fine craft brews and menu.
Veterans Assisted Living — Yuma celebrated its grand opening on Tuesday November 10th. Veterans Assisted Living — Yuma: For Veterans and Friends is located at 2600 S. 4th Avenue in Yuma. The facility previous housed Clarion Suites. The four-acre complex features 160 fully furnished one-bedroom apartments, some with bathrooms remodeled to accommodate wheelchair access. Other units are equipped for the visually and hearing impaired. The facility will provide a nurse on staff 24 hours a day, three meals daily, housekeeping, laundry, assistance with bathing and dressing. For information about Veterans Assisted Living — Yuma: For Veterans and Friends, call 928-215-9641.
Stephanie Martin of Steph’s Holistic Healing (SHH) held an open house and ribbon cutting with her staff on Wednesday November 4th. Holistic Wellness emphasizes the importance of the whole body and the interdependence of all its parts. It is about recognizing that what affects one part or system affects the whole body. SHH offers Holistic Nutritional Coaching, Life Coaching, Yoga Therapy, Tibetan Sound Healing, and Reiki. The sessions and programs are designed around individual clients’ needs. They will discover with you what areas to focus on and create a plan to help move you forward to living a healthier, more balanced life emotionally, physically and spiritually using Holistic Wellness principles. For more information on SHH visit www.stephsholistichealing.com, call (928) 344-0078, or stop in at West 250 24th Street, Ste O.
The city of Yuma is held a grand opening for its new "footgolf" course from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday November 2nd, along the front nine of the Desert Hills Par 3 Golf Course at 1301 W. 32nd Street. Residents were able to play free rounds of footgolf during the opening celebration, as well as enjoy light refreshments as they learned about this sport, which combines the rules and etiquette of golf with the action of kicking a soccer ball around a parallel course, with 21-inch cups at the holes to accommodate the much larger ball. For more information on Footgolf you can contact the Desert Hills Golf Course at (928) 373-5220.
The Chamber, City Officials, friends, and family gathered Saturday October 24th to celebrate the new ownership of the Hyundai dealership in Yuma. Now known as Hyundai of Yuma, the dealership located at1125 E 32nd Street owned by Abe Razick. As the new guys in town, they strive to provide a different car-buying experience. From sales and service to parts and finance, they create a relaxed and casual atmosphere that our customers appreciate. For more information on Hyundai of Yuma you can visit their website, www.hyundaiofyuma.com or call them at (928) 344-1100.
The Davïn-Karin Salon celebrated its grand opening on Thursday, October 22nd with the Chamber, family, and friends. Davïn-Karin is co-owned by Randy Rusk and stylist Marcy Reyes and it is named for his children. The salon sets itself apart from the rest through advanced technology and a unique interior design. The stylists’ hairdryers, for example, “float” about their heads and can be pulled down when needed. Davïn-Karin is also the only retailer of the Bumble and Bumble hair care line, of which they have an extensive inventory. The address for Davïn-Karin Salon is 1651 S. 4th Ave. Suite A3 (next to Dunkin’ Donuts) in Yuma. The hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. For more information please visit www.DavinKarin.com or call them up at 928-276-9016.
Representative Paul Gosar was in Yuma October 12th-15th to hold a town hall meeting , visit with constituents and elected officials , and celebrate the creation of The Congressional Delegation Room located inside Yuma City Hall. The room is designed to be used as an office where all Congressional Delegates and staff can meet with constituents when they are in town. Representative Gosar held a ribbon cutting to bring more attention to this office’s existence. After the ceremony he stayed for a couple hours to take photos with his guests and to listen to their concerns. For more information on Representative Gosar please visit his website, www.Gosar.house.gov.
Hobby Lobby celebrated its much anticipated grand opening on October 12th. Hobby Lobby offers a variety of merchandise in the craft and home décor market. The 55,000 square foot Yuma store is the 15th location in Arizona and one of 650 stores across the nation. Hobby Lobby will be a great contributor to Yuma’s economy both in sales and the 50+ local residents it employees. For more information on Hobby Lobby stop in the store at 1074 S Castledome Ave in Las Palmillas Shopping Center, visit the website www.hobbylobby.com, or give them a call at (928) 329-6130.