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March 9, 2012

Shooting on 17th hole of Golf Course wounds golfer

A shooting on the Canyon Lake Golf Course (Hole 17) on Sunday, March 11, about 5:45 p.m., resulted in what police are calling a "superficial wound" in the left forearm of resident Scot Wade. However, it doesn't feel very superficial to Scot, who provided pictures and said doctors decided to leave the bullet (or pellet) in his arm rather than remove it. The official press release from Lt. Paul Ben…

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Goetz/Newport intersection may open next week

Residents may be able to enter the East Gate via the new Goetz Rd. Bridge as soon as next week, according Riverside County Transportation Principal Construction…

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City seeks to abate nuisance vehicles

What's parked in residents' driveways is under scrutiny once again. Not too many years ago the Property Owners Association examined the possibility of placing r…

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Golf News: Lions invite golfers to Pro/Am Tourney

The Canyon Lake Lions Club is sponsoring a Pro/Am Tournament on Thursday, April 5. Men or women amateurs with an established handicap can register to play in a …

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Shelle Griffin

These winter trees will soon be robed in the green leaves of spring – but in the meantime, they frame the warm glow of a "tequila sunrise" in this photo by Shelle Griffin.

Announcement: TCHS Girls Water Polo win CIF again

Announcement: TCHS Girls Water Polo win CIF again

The Temescal Canyon Girls Water Polo team won the CIF-SS Division 5 championship Saturday, February 25, at the William J. Woollett Aquatic Center in Irvine, in the final game against top seed Bonita Bearcats (La Verne). TCHS succeeded in winning this same title last year against the same team. Last year's game was won in overtime; this year the Titans took care of it in the fourth quarter with te …

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Cyclists invited for 'Tour de Canyon Lake'

Cyclists invited for 'Tour de Canyon Lake'

Cyclists young and old, fast and slow, are invited to participate in the 2nd annual "Tour de Canyon Lake" on Saturday, March 31, at 9 a.m. The event is free to participants and will benefit Animal Friends of the Valleys. The first 50 cyclists to sign up on the day of the event with a donation of cat and/or dog food will receive a free Tour de Canyon Lake T-shirt. Participants without a donation …

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Move clocks ahead one hour early Sunday

Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday, March 11, 2012, at 2 a.m., and ends Sunday, November 4, 2012, at 2 a.m. (except in Arizona and Hawaii). Move clocks ahead one hour in spring a …


Arts and Entertainment

'Charlie Brown' at Lakeside "You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown," based on the popular comic strip by Charles M. Schulz, will be presented by Lakeside Lancer Players today, March 9, …


Chamber Notes

March Luncheon The next Chamber luncheon will be on Wednesday, March 14. The speaker will be Luz Reyes, Sun City Postmaster. "There is a lot of buzz over the airwaves regarding th …


Movie Review: 'Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax'

On the 108th anniversary of the good doctor’s birthday, “Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax” is released to a new generation of thinking kids. Dr. Seuss suggested, “Fantasy is a n …


Announcement: Karate kids

Several Canyon Lake youth spent Sunday, February 26, at a karate tournament held at Centennial High School in Corona, according to parent Gina Pinto. Overall, the kids won eight tr …


Softball Champ

Ron Martel, one of The Friday Flyer's "Reel People," was a member of the Git-R-Done Senior Softball team that won the World Series last October. The team recently participated in t …


Announcement: Leap Year birthday party

It won't be long before Lauren Lee Escobar's children are older than she is. Helping Leap Year baby Lauren celebrate her "8th" birthday on February 29 were her parents, Mike and Ma …


Announcement: Kaczmarski makes Dean's List

Canyon Lake resident Amie A. Kaczmarski made the academic Dean's List at Azusa Pacific University for the fall semester 2011. She is a Theater Arts major. Students must have an aca …


In Memoriam: Ronald E. Horton

Ronald E. Horton, 66, passed away at his home in Canyon Lake on March 5, 2012 following a lengthy illness due to congestive heart failure. He was surrounded by loving family and fr …


In Memoriam: Walt Zollinger

Walt Zollinger passed away March 3 at Ramona Manor in Hemet from complications of a stroke that occurred on January 10. Walt was born March 18, 1934. He served as POA President fro …


Readers are invited to share stories, photos

Photo of the Week This weekly feature appearing on Page B-1 accepts photographs taken in the community that depict life in Canyon Lake. Usually, the preferred photo is a lovely s …


News Briefs

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


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 …


Club News: Car Club headed to Temecula Rod Run

The Canyon Lake Car Club will participate in the 2012 Temecula Rod Run Saturday, March 10, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Old Town Temecula. The Car Club expects more 20 Canyon Lake pre- …


Garden Club at Pechanga

On February 28, members of the Canyon Lake Garden Club toured the sacred "Great Oak" at Pechanga Resort and Casino. The Great Oak is the largest natural-growing, indigenous coast …


Golf News

St. Paddy's Jack and Jill The “St. Patrick’s Party” tournament was held on March 3, 2012. There were 88 Jack and Jill golfers. With perfect weather, the four-person scramble …


Golf News: JWC Charity Tourney

The Jr. Women's Club is raising money for charitable causes at its 3rd annual JWC Charity Golf Tournament on March 24 at the Canyon Lake Country Club. The cost is $100 per person. …


Golf News: 'Fore the Animals' Golf Tourney

Animal Friends of the Valleys will hold the annual “Fore the Animals" Golf Tournament on Friday, April 20, at the Golf Club at Rancho California, 39500 Robert Trent Jones Pkwy., …