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July 26, 2013

Council discusses fire tax for November ballot

Council discusses fire tax for November ballot

Will Canyon Lake Station 60 remain open? It could be up to the voters. At Wednesday's meeting, the City Council discussed putting a Fire Safety Special Tax measure on the November 5 ballot that, if passed, would generate $1,340,287 annually for five years to cover the rising costs of fire services in Canyon Lake. Council will vote on whether to put the measure on the ballot at their August 7 meeti…

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Curtain rises tonight on all-kids 'Seussical Jr.'

The time has arrived, there is no time to dawdle; the kids are all ready, the adults should be also! The quirks, quacks and quips of Suess will be audible; ev…

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Talent will be on display at Chamber mixer

The inaugural "Canyon Lake's Got Talent" show will be held next Wednesday, July 31, in the banquet room at Pepe's Restaurant. A special feature of this month's …

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Cat bites boy – thanks a lot ocelot!

There was no 911 to call during a recent vacation when Holly Alteneder's 10 1/2-year-old son, Ronald, was bitten by a big cat – an ocelot, to be exact – at …

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Photo of the Week

After a day at the beach or on the lake, Canyon Lakers often are treated to amazing sunsets in time for their evening cocktail. This classic Canyon Lake sunset was photographed by Marti Norris.

Junior All-Stars win league championship

Junior All-Stars win league championship

It was another banner year for Canyon Lake Little League as the Junior All-Stars brought home the District Championship banner. The District Banner is the 11th for Canyon Lake since the league was formed in 1996. The clinching game took place at the Los Alamos Hills Sports Park in Murrieta earlier this month. The team was managed by John Stepanek and coached by Alex Cook, Trenis Braga and Cary S …

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Lifelong friends go 'sleuthing' in Boston

Lifelong friends go 'sleuthing' in Boston

When Canyon Lake residents Marti Norris and Debbie Miller were introduced to each other by their 1st-grade daughters almost 25 years ago, they were thrilled to discover they shared a passion for all things Nancy Drew. Who would have thought that a love for these girl detective stories would be the foundation for a lifetime friendship? In 2008, Debbie's daughter noticed there was a club for Nancy …

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Miss Canyon Lake Scholarship Pageant coming

The Miss Canyon Lake Scholarship Pageant and Talent Competition is scheduled for the second weekend in September at the Lodge. Wee misses to mature Mrs. are invited to participate. …


Save the date for Paddle & Pedal Regatta

The 3rd annual Paddle and Pedal Regatta will be held at Indian Beach on Saturday, August 17, at 10 a.m., hosted by the Canyon Lake Fitness and Triathlon Club. All paddle-boarders, …


Mark calendars for 'Summer Splash' event

School will have started, but Canyon Lake kids will be cool when the Jr. Women's Club holds its annual Summer Splash event at Holiday Harbor on Saturday, August 25, from 11 a.m. to …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Red 2'

These guys look great for their age! That’s not the best compliment for most, but at a certain point in your life, that’s the best you can hope for. It’s a refreshing change …


All About Pets: The cat's meow

Today’s article will be about the infamous feline—the cat. Now, I may be biased in saying this, but I believe that cats have just as much to offer as canines. I admire the inde …


What is it like to live with . . .?

Many people live with painful and/or discouraging medical conditions. Some people are caretakers for those with medical conditions. A little understanding from others about what it …


Clary wins honorable mention at fair

Canyon Lake photographer Mike Clary recently had a photo accepted for exhibition in the Orange County Fair photography competition. A version of his submitted photo originally was …


New tiles go up on Sunset Beach playground 

Krissy Cissell of the Jr. Women's Club wants to let everyone who painted new tiles know they're installed on the playground wall at Sunset Beach and looking much better than the da …


Ethel and Reilly are most patriotic

Ethel Faulds likes to keep up with her friends in Canyon Lake, in spite of moving away from the community with her husband Bill in 2006. Here, she is pictured with her Yorkshire Te …


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Club News

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Get immunizations prior to grades K and 7

With the new school year fast approaching, Dr. Ron Chapman, director of the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) and the state public health officer, is encouraging parent …