Board approves $24 per month dues increase

At a televised special meeting of the Board of Directors on March 20, Directors voted to raise the dues an additional $4 over and above the initial recommendation of the Director of Finance and Finance Committee. Instead of dues rising $20 – to $225 per month – Directors voted 4-1 for an increase of $24 – to $229 per month ($2,748 annual). While the vote was under discussion at the March 2…

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Candidates discuss issues facing Canyon Lake

Over the next few weeks, Canyon Lakers will have an opportunity to learn about the four candidates running for the POA Board of Directors. The Association is sc…

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Mayor fined for violation of Political Reform Act

Mayor Jordan Ehrenkranz recently paid a $6,000 fine to the state of California following a determination by the Fair Political Practice Commission (FPPC) that t…

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Countdown begins for Easter Bunny's arrival

The next few days will be a time for decorating baskets and dyeing Easter eggs as Canyon Lake kids prepare for Easter and the Easter Carnival next weekend. …

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Photo of the Week

"The fog comes on little cat feet.It sits looking over harbor and city on silent haunches and then moves on.By Carl Sandburg Like the poet, photographer Art Zasio was inspired by this morning view of fog withdrawing from the Lake, leaving calm water and clear skies.

Miss Teen offers prom dress ‘swap and shop’

Miss Teen offers prom dress ‘swap and shop’

Prom time is in the air, with many local high school girls already dreaming about this annual ritual. Temescal Canyon High and Elsinore High each have their prom dates set for April 28. As young people are busy planning and choosing their prom dates, they also are about to hit the malls and boutiques to rent or buy tuxedos and dresses. According to Canyon Lake mom DJ Potter, this can be a very st …

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Business Showcase: Mister Porkpies Magic Shop

Business Showcase: Mister Porkpies Magic Shop

Canyon Lake Towne Center is a walk or golf cart ride away and offers many services for residents – from eating to shopping to business needs. Now the Towne Center is offering a little "magic," and possibly the ideal gift for April Fool's Day at Mr. Porkpie's Magic Shop. In the "Can-do Center," a courtyard in the southwest corner of the Towne Center, is a store filled with tricks, videos, gifts, …

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Arts and Entertainment

'Rhapsody in Blue' Bret Paddock, this year's Chamber Student of the Year, was one of the winners of the 2012 Inland Valley Symphony Young Artists Competition. Bret and three other …


Enjoy pleasure of springtime planting

Spring is here! With it comes the color and beauty of spring flowers. Canyon Lake residents have ideal weather to begin working outside and to grow a variety of plants that will br …


Movie Review: 'The Hunger Games'

By Ron and Leigh Martel Movie Reviewers In this thinking person’s action flick, a futuristic society sadistically requires children to kill other children as a form of enterta …


Teen Talk: Kony 2012

In the last few weeks, the video, "Kony 2012," has become exceedingly popular. If you haven’t heard about this yet, it is a half-hour documentary video to inform people about Jos …


In Memoriam: Carol Carnahan

Carol Carnahan Carol Carnahan, age 49, passed away March 18, 2012 after battling Adenocarcinoma cancer. Carol was born in Morristown, New Jersey to Richard and Brenda Carnahan. …


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 …


Golf News:

Women's Golf Club The Women's Golf Presidents Cup was held on March 6, 8 and 20, with 49 players participating in the three-day tournament. All had a chance to win the Presidents …


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., …


Adopt-a-pet: Samantha and Cruela

Samantha "Sam" is a spayed 1-year-old Chihuahua female. Handlers say she is sweet and cute and may still have some puppy tendencies. Cruela is a spayed 3-year-old domestic short ha …


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 …