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May 10, 2013

Mom's legacy endures in daughter, granddaughters

Mom's legacy endures in daughter, granddaughters

As many in the community prepare to celebrate Mother's Day, some will remember mothers who are no longer here but have left a lasting impression on their lives – for better or for worse. Fortunately, there is at least one grandmother-mother-daughter legacy that has impacted hundreds of young people in the community for good. That legacy is Cotillion. The new facilitator, Leigh Ann Paule, is th…

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Will the POA Board ban street carts?

Is Canyon Lake's golf cart culture about to change? Will modified golf carts – those colorfully painted, lifted, stretched and tricked-out rides – soon be b…

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Volunteers wanted for City-wide disaster drill

The City-wide disaster drill is just around the corner, and there is still a lot that needs to be done. The drill will be held on Saturday, May 18, from 9 a.m. …

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Eagle Scout service project is for the dogs

Houston O'Malley, a 16-year-old Temescal High School sophomore, is currently working on his Eagle Scout service project to purchase and have a drinking fountain…

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Provided by Cara Garcia

The flower fields of Carlsbad normally would not quality for Photo of the Week; however, the fact that flowers will be one of the most received gifts on Mother's Day, some perhaps from this location, and the fact that Canyon Lake mom Cara Garcia and her son Gavin, 5, are standing in the flower fields, was a good enough reason to choose this colorful snapshot as Photo of the Week. Cara is one of the lucky moms to have a tribute written about her in an adjacent article.

Mother-daughter duo take trip of lifetime

Mother-daughter duo take trip of lifetime

By Carolyn Knight Special to The Friday Flyer Kathy Blakemore has always loved the sea – and the fish and creatures that inhabit it. Even as a child she loved to explore the tide pools and when she had to write essays in elementary school, they were usually about Groupers or some other sea life. The Canyon Laker graduated from Cal Poly, Pomona, earning a degree in Zoology with an emphasis in M …

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Arts and Entertainment: 'Nunsense' coming to Lodge in two weeks

Arts and Entertainment: 'Nunsense' coming to Lodge in two weeks

“Nunsense” a Broadway comedy musical that ran for more than 10 years straight, will be revived when Canyon Lake Community Theatre performs it next weekend at the Lodge. Show dates and times are Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, May 19, at 3 p.m. The annual CLCT Scholarships will be presented at Saturday's performance. VIP Seats are $15, General Admission is $12, and …

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Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Iron Man 3'

Another Marvel blockbuster for fanboys: spectacular special effects, check; non-stop action, check; diabolical enemy, check; heroic action figure, check and mate. Speaking of mate, …


Canyon Lake celebrates inaugural Day of Prayer

In a Presidential Proclamation on May 2, 2013, President Barack Obama reminded the nation, "The Congress, by Public Law 100-307, as amended, has called on the President of the Unit …


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 …


Mothers and daughters bond playing Bunco

Within the community are several groups, usually women, who meet to play a dice game called “Bunco.” One group in particular has been meeting 12 months a year for almost 19 yea …


Visiting the Endeavor

Evelyn and Charlie Jenkins were among those who joined the Canyon Lake Travel Club on May 2 for a day trip to the California Science Center, home of Space Shuttle Endeavor and IMAX …


Scouts compete in Space Rocket Derby

Cub Scouts and their families from Canyon Lake gathered at the Lodge on April 28 for an afternoon of friendly competition as Cub Scout Pack 346 held its annual Space Rocket Derby. …


In Memoriam: Betsey Patterson

Betsey Patterson died at her home in Canyon Lake on April 27, 2013. She was born January 5, 1941 in Washington D.C., to Dorothy and George Shipley. Betsey was a long time resident …


In Memoriam: Mary Jo Smith

Mary Jo Smith of Canyon Lake passed away on April 16, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. Mary Jo was born to Jesse and Ben Hawley on January 15, 1940 in Chillicothe, Illinois. A …


Chamber Notes

The Chamber of Commerce May Mixer will be held on Wednesday, May 29 at 5:30, hosted by Canyon Lake Med Spa. This will be the spa's second anniversary. A ribbon-cutting will be held …


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: Men's Golf Stag Day is May 18

The Stag Day Golf Tournament, hosted by the Men's Golf Club, will be held Saturday, May 18. It is open to all POA members and their guests and will begin at 7:30 a.m. After golf, t …