The end is in sight for the RRC Rd. project

The end is in sight for the RRC Rd. project

The long awaited completion of Railroad Canyon Rd. construction is near, with the completion date now set for mid December. "As you know, the completion date was originally set for November 17," says Mamco Project Manager Rumzi AlAbbasi. "We attribute the delays to utility needs in the beginning of the project and throughout. Mamco has worked hard to close the gap caused by those delays in order…

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Fiends and friends invited to Parade of Frights

Calling all super heroes, princesses, monsters, fairies, zombies, pirates, politicians and everything in between! The annual Parade of Frights will be held in t…

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Honor veterans and active duty service members

Canyon Lakers are encouraged to invite guests and mark their calendars for a Veterans Day Ceremony on Monday, November 12, at 10 a.m. in the Towne Center. As in…

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Suspect arrested in murder of Canyon Lake woman

On Tuesday, October 23, Joseph Dorsey, age 28 of Lake Elsinore, wanted in connection with the homicide of Christine Stewart, was located and arrested by Mexican…

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Photo of the Week

With their sinister silhouettes, buzzards living in trees off Canyon Lake Dr. have become the community's annual symbol of Halloween. Also known as turkey vultures, the scavengers feed almost exclusively on dead animals; hence their dubious reputation in this haunted season. Several photographers have taken pictures of the birds over the years. Rhonda Strickland turned her photo into artwork, seen here, while Bill Corbin got a more detailed look. To see more photos of Canyon Lake's buzzards and other birds, see the adjacent story, "Fowl Play."

Enjoy Halloween sights, tastes of Canyon Lake

Enjoy Halloween sights, tastes of Canyon Lake

Halloween is a time of celebration and superstition. It is thought to have originated with the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain, when people would light bonfires and wear costumes to ward off roaming ghosts. In the 8th century, Pope Gregory III designated November 1 as a time to honor all saints and martyrs; the holiday, All Saints’ Day, incorporated some of the traditions of Samhain. The ev …

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Cars collide at Towne Center East intersection

Cars collide at Towne Center East intersection

Westbound traffic on Railroad Canyon Rd. was backed up past Goetz Rd. for approximately 12 minutes Wednesday due to an accident at the Towne Center East intersection. During the temporary closure, firefighters and ambulance medics were placing both drivers on backboards and loading them into the ambulance. One impatient driver endangered emergency personnel, himself and other drivers by crossing …

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Meet County Tax Assessor at Chamber Luncheon

Canyon Lakers are invited to meet County Tax Assessor Larry Ward at the November Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Wednesday, November 14, in the banquet room at Pepe's Restaurant. C …


Time to train for 3rd annual 'Fit Community'

"Fit Community" spokesperson Ronale Rhodes reminds residents fall weather has finally arrived and now's the time to start training for the 3rd annual Fit Community event, scheduled …


Families invited to LEUSD Parent Summit

Lake Elsinore Unified School District's annual Parent Summit is tomorrow, October 27, from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This event is designed for parents and students of all ages. It w …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Alex Cross'

Just so you understand the premise of “Alex Cross,” a cross-dressing comedian is a tough-as-nails cop and the heroic star of TV’s “Lost” is a maniacally demented assassin …


Oops, wrong name!

The Friday Flyer would like to apologize to Barry Talbot for incorrectly listing his name as John Talbot in last week's front page photo of the City Council candidates. As always, …


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 tha …


Recap of Open Studios Tour

"Come rain, come shine," the Canyon Lake Art Association hosted its 9th annual Open Studios Tour last weekend. Art Association spokesperson Joan Fakhoury says that, despite the lo …


Club News: Water skiers "cool" in PB Challenge

The weather was definitely on the cool side for last weekend's Canyon Lake Ski Club "PB Challenge" tournament. "The overcast clouds hid the sun but some good skiing took place," sa …


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 …