Chamber Awards honorees are announced

Chamber Awards honorees are announced

Each year the Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce holds a special dinner to recognize members of the community who make a difference. Each of the honorees is selected by a committee of past recipients, which was chaired this year by 2011 Chamber President John Zaitz. It's not too late to reserve a seat at the 22nd annual Installation of Officers and Community Recognition Banquet, scheduled for Frida…

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Here are some tips for surviving RRC Rd. construction

Get used to the new normal. It will be like this for awhile – congestion, a change in driving patterns, a few more minutes to get where you're going – it p…

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Ben Wicke honored for service on state water board

Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District (EVMWD) board member Ben Wicke, a longtime resident of Canyon Lake, has been honored for serving as chair of the Associ…

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Tammy's Tips: took The Mission Impossible With A Bargain Shopping Protocol

I love to sometimes spend a morning or an afternoon “bargain shop-hopping” as I do my round of thrift stores, looking for those items I just can’t live wi…

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Banner Agundez

Do ducks know when they're paddling on the pink and magenta of sunset? If so, this inlet of the Lake was just ducky for the waterfowl in this photo by Banner Agundez.

Looking Back: What was happening in February of past years?

Looking Back: What was happening in February of past years?

40 Years Ago In 1972, a Valentine’s Dinner Dance at the Lodge’s Fireside Room attracted a large number of members and guests. According to The Lighthouse Magazine, the event was advertised as an “adult party,” and was “Cupid approved.” At that time one could purchase a lot for as little as $4,950 in the fledgling all-electric gated community. An ad also appeared which promised to bu …

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The Fine Arts Guild upcoming events

The Fine Arts Guild upcoming events

The Fine Arts Guild has scheduled two upcoming events. Back by popular demand, Jay White will return to Canyon Lake on March 24 in an impersonation of "America's Neil Diamond Live." As a side note, in 2011 Neil Diamond was honored at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. with a lifetime achievement award for performing artists.  On June 23, the popular singing group Kulayd will be serving " …

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Resident is 'boss' in Temecula production

Bo Linton is playing the part of Boss in the Temecula Valley Players production "Of Mice and Men," showing next month in the Old Town Temecula Theater. In college, Bo acted in seve …


Movie Review: 'The Artist'

It doesn’t seem possible that in today’s world, a silent movie filmed in black and white could be nominated for Best Picture of the Year – and just might win. It is a cinemat …


Movie Review: 'Man on a Ledge'

We’ve all seen this one. An ex-cop is falsely accused of a crime and threatens to jump to his death unless his case is overturned. Well, this crime thriller is more of the same, …


Announcement: Ball/Copeland engagement

Randy and Cindy Ball, along with Dennis and Kim Copeland, are happy to announce the upcoming wedding of their children, Mike and Erin. After six years together, Mike and Erin have …


Announcement: O'Gorman/Veloz engagement

Mike and Jan O'Gorman announce the engagement of their son, Ryan O'Gorman, to Christin Veloz. Ryan proposed on October 1 at Buon Appetito Restaurant in San Diego, the same place t …


In Memoriam: Harold "Gene" Taylor

Harold "Gene" Taylor passed away December 31, 2011 at Hemet Valley Hospital due to natural causes after a long illness. Gene was born in Cheyenne, Wyoming, August 9, 1926. He serve …


News Briefs

This section contains information on local activities and items of interest to Canyon Lake residents. Information should be submitted to news@goldingpublications no later than 5 p. …


Club News

This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to news@goldingpublications no later than …


Adopt-a-pet: Bailey and Jasmine

Bailey is a female, non-spayed Shepherd mix. She is housebroken, about 2 years old and is great with kids. She has not been around other dogs or cats. Jasmine is a domestic long-h …