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April 5, 2013

Golfers and guests invited to three golf tourneys

Golfers and guests invited to three golf tourneys

Three major golf tournaments are coming up in the next few weeks, all designed to raise funds for worthwhile causes that benefit the community. Pick a date and plan to play! • The Jr. Women’s Club will host its 4th annual Charity Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 13 (not April 30 as announced earlier) at the Canyon Lake Golf Course. Registration starts at 11 a.m., followed by a putting conte…

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Singers to bring sound of music to Lodge

Residents will experience an unforgettable night of show tunes and movie scores at the Lodge this Saturday, April 6, as the Fine Arts Guild presents The Gary B…

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Meet the candidates Monday at the Lodge

Need to get to know the POA Board candidates a little better before voting? The Home Owners Club will host a Meet the Candidates Forum Monday, April 8, at 7 p.m…

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Two events for youth will be held this weekend

• The Wakeboard Club will host a Learn to Ride Day on Saturday, April 6, in the back part of the the North Ski Area. Signups begin at 8 a.m. at the Ski Pavili…

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Photo of the Week

While taking pictures of the sunrise from his front deck last week, Dennis Bickers says he was especially interested in the unusual cloud formations, some of them created by jet contrails. Dennis is a big fan of the sky, often sending regular and HDR photos of clouds above the community. He's also interested in outer space, keeping The Friday Flyer's Facebook readers informed whenever the Space Station is going to pass overhead.

Easter Carnival as colorful as a basket of dyed eggs!

Easter Carnival as colorful as a basket of dyed eggs!

Carol Winn, chair of the Jr. Women's Club Easter Carnival, says hundreds of Canyon Lake residents and their guests attended the annual Easter Carnival at Holiday Harbor Saturday, March 30. Over 300 children participated in the egg hunt, orchestrated by the Men's Golf Club, then enjoyed the day by jumping in the bounce house, sliding on the giant slide, playing carnival games, making crafts, gettin …

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Duo takes 'organization' to a new level

Duo takes 'organization' to a new level

The entrepreneurial mother-daughter team of Melinda and Zia Bossenmeyer recently were awarded the PTPA (Parent Tested Parent Approved) Award for their business product, "Organizables, Children's Clothes Organizers." Their product was among many entries from across North America competing to earn the PTPA™ Seal, awarded after independent parent volunteers evaluate products in their own homes to …

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Dr. Barbara Young a dynamic, passionate woman

Dr. Barbara Young is a woman of many colors. She is an educator, a leader, a motivational speaker, a doctor, a wife, mother, grandmother, friend and an inspiration to many. When sh …


Parents should be concerned about "sexting"

The following article was provided by the American Counseling Association.? The statistics can be scary. According to a recent national study, 11 percent of young girls between the …


Host an international student this summer

The EF Educational Homestay Program is looking for short-term, volunteer host families to welcome students, aged 14 to 18, from China, France, Italy and Spain into their homes this …


The Friday Flyer is on the hunt . . .

The search is on for Canyon Lake residents – family, friends, neighbors and ordinary people with intriguing stories. It might be a health issue fought and won. A rise above adver …


Residents invited to National Day of Prayer

On May 2, Canyon Lake will celebrate its first National Day of Prayer. Harry Truman designated the first NDP in 1952, and Ronald Reagan, in 1988, made it the first Thursday in May. …


Near and Far with The Friday Flyer:

Twenty-seven members of the Canyon Lake Go Go's visited the California Science Center in L.A.'s Exposition Park on March 29. They saw the Space Shuttle Endeavor and a movie on the …


Announcement: Happy birthday Vick Knight

Friends and neighbors of Vick Knight are invited to drop by his home at 22597 Canyon Lake Dr. South next Friday, April 5, to help the long-time Canyon Laker celebrate his 85th birt …


Announcement: Fair's 'Sugar' is a champion

Longtime residents Ed and Sandy Fair, at right in the picture, proudly announce that Fairspride Gimme Some Sugar, "Sugar," recently won her championship at the age of 18 months …


Titan Cheer at Nationals

Temescal Canyon Titan Varsity Cheer recently placed 8th at Nationals, led by Coach Kelsie McKenzie and Captains Kassidy Lawrence, Brienne Finch, Bailey Chatwin and Maddy Cowan. Mak …


In Memoriam: Chuck Cullen Jr.

Chuck Cullen Jr., 90, passed away peacefully at his home in Canyon Lake on March 29, 2013. He was born in Detroit, Michigan of Scottish parents, Charles Cullen Sr. and Ann (nee Smi …


In Memoriam: Ron Myers

Ron Myers, 50, died Sunday March 10, 2013 from an aggressive form of brain cancer, Glioblastoma Multiforme, in the comfort of his home with all his loved ones.  He leaves his wi …


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: Car Club in Indian Wells

On February 8, 40-plus hearty souls from the Canyon Lake Car Club drove through rain, sleet and snow with their classic cars to attend the Dr. George Car Show at the Indian Wells …


Club News

~Club News This section provides information submitted by Canyon Lake clubs regarding activities and upcoming events. Information should be submitted to news@goldingpublications …


Pull-tabs wanted for fundraising project

Canyon Lake residents are invited to collect pull-tabs for a fundraising project to benefit Ronald McDonald House. Pull-tabs are sought prior to May 3. Aluminum pull-tabs can by p …


Motorcycle Club to host fundraiser for AFV

The Canyon Lake Motorcycle Club will be having its annual fundraiser for Animal Friends of the Valleys on Saturday, April 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Towne Center parking lot …


Golf News

Women's Golf Club The President's Cup was held on March 19, 21 and 26, with 37 players participating in the three-day tournament. All had a chance to win the President's Cup. The …


IRS releases 'Dirty Dozen' tax scams

The Internal Revenue Service last week issued its annual “Dirty Dozen” list of tax scams, reminding taxpayers to use caution during tax season to protect themselves against a w …