Polar Bears to brrr-ing it on tomorrow at Sunset Beach

Polar Bears to brrr-ing it on tomorrow at Sunset Beach

The Ski Club will host the annual Polar Bear Day tomorrow, January 5, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Sunset Beach, next to the Lodge. Participants will brave chilly water temperatures in the 50's wearing swim suits and ski vests only during their ride; then warm up afterward on the beach with hot dogs, hamburgers, chili and other goodies. The cost for the day’s event is $7 for the ski ride, or $25 i…

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Building on the past, heading into 2013

As Canyon Lakers get used to writing "2013," on their checks and correspondence, many wonder how the previous year passed so quickly. Actions and events took pl…

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Recognize others for their good work

Do you have a friend or neighbor who volunteers his or her time to make Canyon Lake a better place to live? Perhaps you know a teenager who serves the community…

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Directors warn residents of real estate scam

Directors Haggerty and McDonald are warning residents about a real estate scam currently taking place in Canyon Lake that enables squatters to occupy homes that…

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Photo of the Week

Danielle Stillion was the second person this week to send a picture of this amphibious car to The Friday Flyer. Danielle says she saw it from her boat near Sierra Park while celebrating New Year's Day. It isn't every day cars are seen cruising on the Lake!

Young people invited to sign up for Cotillion

Young people invited to sign up for Cotillion

Today, January 4, is the first meeting of 2013. It is the primary meeting to sign up for the new year, although new members are accepted all year long. Cotillion is for young people in grades 4 through 8 (ages 9 to 13). Cotillion meetings start promptly at 6:45 p.m. with a short etiquette lecture and lots of dancing instruction for the Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha-Cha and East Coast Swing. The dress co …

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Photos of the Year announced

Photos of the Year announced

The Friday Flyer’s 2012 Photos of the Week celebrated Canyon Lake at its most picturesque. All but one of the photos selected as favorites by The Friday Flyer staff feature the Lake – from sunrise to sunset – in every season. Several of this year's picks are by Dennis Bickers, a Canyon Lake photographer who specializes in high dynamic range (HDR) photography. These pictures show up best on …

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'Fit Community 2013' only two weeks away

'Fit Community 2013' only two weeks away Get the running/walking shoes ready – the "Fit Community 2013" event is only two weeks away on Saturday, January 19! Here are the pre-r …


Chamber of Commerce announces January schedule

Chamber Luncheon The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce January luncheon will be held on Wednesday, January 9, at 11:30 a.m. in the banquet room at Pepe's Restaurant. Reservations mu …


Meet the neighbors, stay connected on Facebook

The Friday Flyer has a Facebook page where residents can post comments, photos and videos of events they’re enjoying or things they're concerned about in Canyon Lake. Some post i …


The Friday Flyer seeks part-time reporter

A part-time reporter is needed with college level writing skills, computer skills and an interest in writing about Canyon Lake public safety, City business and miscellaneous featur …


Intra-district transfer deadline is January 31

Open Enrollment for LEUSD Intra-District Transfers will begin Monday, January 7, 2013 through Thursday, January 31. The Intra-District Transfer application and open enrollment proc …


Be wary, cautious, leery, watchful

"E-Connections" provides information derived in whole or in part from Internet sources or via e-mails to The Friday Flyer. As more people use the internet for shopping, banking, p …


Here's how to dispose of trees, batteries

For safety reasons and convenience, residents may not want to cherish their dried out Christmas trees for too long after the holiday. CR&R is picking up trees on its regular servic …


Announcement: Hank Hauger birth

Kelly O'Gorman and Steve Hauger would like to announce the arrival of their son, Hank Michael Hauger, born December 21, 2012 at 11:09 a.m. Little Hank weighed in at 9 lbs. 4 oz. an …


Arbor Day Foundation offers free crapemyrtles

Residents of California can ring in the New Year with five free crapemyrtle trees by joining the Arbor Day Foundation any time during January 2013. The free trees are part of the n …


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 …


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

Men's Golf Club The Men's Golf Club welcomes a new board of directors that includes Chuck Newsom, Bryon Connick, Bob Clow, Brad Schmidt, Norm Morrissette, Bruce Wallace, Gary Brad …


E-Connections: Here's a quiz for Baby Boomers

This is not a pushover test. It's for Baby Boomers – anyone born between 1946 and 1964 – and anyone else who thinks they know the era well. There are 20 questions. Average sco …