Remembering the past enriches the future

Remembering the past enriches the future

Happy New Year 2014! A couple of the features in this week's issue focus on some of the stories and photographs of 2013. Choosing favorite pictures and highlighting any particular story or event can be tricky at best. But the purpose of doing this is two-fold. First, remembering events from a previous year highlights the rich legacy provided to Canyon Lake residents by clubs, organizations, comm…

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Here's a look back at the first six months of 2013

Each year about this time, The Friday Flyer looks back at memorable activities and dates that took place during the previous year. For many years, this feature …

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Polar Bears to ski out of Holiday Harbor

With this week's weather in the 70s, Canyon Lake's "polar bears" won't have to worry about frostbite as they ski tomorrow, January 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. out …

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Deadline extended for Community Awards nominations

In consideration of the busy holiday season, the Chamber of Commerce has extended the deadline for Community Award nominations to Monday, January 6. There are f…

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Photo of the Week

Dennis Bickers' camera angle at Sunset Beach illustrates the importance of getting a different perspective now and then in photographs and in life, taking time to notice the big picture – clouds sweeping across the sky – as well as details like the colors and textures of damp rocks. Is there a New Year's Resolution in that advice?

Eight Photos of the Week selected as favorites

Eight Photos of the Week selected as favorites

The Friday Flyer’s 2013 Photos of the Week celebrated Canyon Lake at its most picturesque. All but one of the photographs selected as favorites by The Friday Flyer staff feature the lake – from sunrise to sunset – in every season. With such a wonderful selection, choosing eight favorites is always difficult. The judges aren't professional photographers or editors; they simply go with their …

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Get off to a good start in 2014 with 'Fit Community'

Get off to a good start in 2014 with 'Fit Community'

Health and fitness are twin goals for many people as they begin a new year. So to help everyone get off on the right foot, the Fitness and Triathlon Club is offering the 4th annual Fit Community event on Saturday, January 18, which features a 10K run (with a redesigned course that offers more challenging hills and spectacular views of the lake), a 5K run/walk following the same course as in the pa …

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Friends gather at Country Club

This group of women calls itself the "Monday Morning Breakfast Group" and has been meeting for several years, mostly at the Country Club. Meeting for their Christmas breakfast wer …


Amateur radio repeaters established

Cliff Wallace, W6CDW, a retired police officer and radio engineer, as well as vice-president of the Twirlers Square Dance Club, has established two amateur radio repeaters that hav …


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 Sweetheart Tourney The Men’s Golf Club is holding its annual Sweetheart Tournament on Sunday, February 9, 2014. The cost is $32 per person (green fees and cart rental …


Adopt-a-Pet: Nestle and Dora

Nestle is a neutered male Chihuahua mix who is eight years young. He is tan and white in color, friendly, sweet and very handsome. Nestle would love to have a family of his own and …