Edition
June 20, 2014

Activities planned for first day of summer

Activities planned for first day of summer

From early morning to late evening, Canyon Lakers have the opportunity to be engaged in a full day of activities tomorrow, June 21, the first day of summer. First up is an off-road super sprint triathlon that begins at 7 a.m. in the North Ski Area. It will consist of a quarter-mile swim, a six-mile bike ride and a one-and-a-half-mile trail run. Organizers say, "Because the distances are so short…

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Decal-only lanes draw praise, complaints

By now, those who live here have seen the signs warning drivers that decal lanes are, indeed, only for those with decals. According to Director of Member Servic…

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Business Showcase: 'SUP n Safari' comes to Canyon Lake

When Rhisa Gibbs and Siouxz (pronounced "Suzy") Wilson were introduced to each other by a mutual friend, they discovered they shared a common passion: paddle sp…

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Get ready to sell, shop at Community Swap Meet

Need to make some quick cash for summer? Want to clean out the garage or closets? Love shopping at garage sales? These are a few of the reasons the Community Sw…

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Photo of the Week

In addition to the peace and quiet, many consider sunrise to be the most striking time of day in Canyon Lake. For many anglers, it is also the best time for the catch of the day. Todd Maris was up pretty early to catch this photograph of a father and son fishing in a scene he called "Father's Day Gold."

Skeeters, Rangers win TOC, all-star teams announced

Skeeters, Rangers win TOC, all-star teams announced

Post season play is always an exciting time of year for Canyon Lake Little League. The league sent three teams to the District 28 Tournament of Champions, and two teams returned as champions, beating teams from Temecula, Murrieta, Menifee, Lake Elsinore, Temescal Valley and other leagues from southwest Riverside County. According to spokesperson Michele Sapp, after losing their second game in th …

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'Time machine' to return to Farmers Market

'Time machine' to return to Farmers Market

“Back to the Future” fans have a treat in store this Sunday, June 22, when the DeLorean Time Machine from the reality series, “The Fireball Run Adventurally” (Adventure Rally) will makes a second appearance at the Canyon Lake Farmers Market. The DeLorean last made an appearance at the Farmers Market on May 9 and was a big hit with attendees. According to drivers Doc and Reba Nigh, there …

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Off-road super sprint triathlon is Saturday

The Canyon Lake Triathlon Club is hosting an off-road super sprint triathlon tomorrow, June 21, at the North Ski Area. Spokesperson Karen Feld says the triathlon will consist of …


'Art at the Lake' to feature local artists

The Canyon Lake Art Association invites residents to attend the annual art reception, "Art at the Lake," on Sunday, June 29, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the L …


Kids invited to participate in summer show

It's not too late to join the cast of Canyon Lake Community Theatre's all-kids production of "The Nifty Fifties," according to co-producer Sue Collins.? "Do you want to wear poodle …


A Summer Story: Sierra – Chapter 1

When Alyssa Landau first was brought on as the "All About Pets" columnist for The Friday Flyer in March 2013, she explained her interest in writing short stories. This summer, she …


Jakob Zermeno on his way to career in acting

Not too long ago, Jakob Zermeno was a typical Canyon Lake teen who enjoyed wakeboarding, boating, swimming and golf cart rides around the community, along with playing for his high …


'Gramp' remembered at high school graduation

If there was anything Vick Knight valued it was education. He was a life-long teacher – and learner – and taught his children and grandchildren the importance of school. His 60 …


Bet Tefilah brings Messianic Judaism to area

There is a new congregation of worship in the Towne Center. Bet Tefilah (House of Prayer), founded by Rabbi Woodcock, is making its home at New Hope Church's "The House," located i …


Chamber Notes

The Chamber wants to thank Canyon Lake Med Spa and Dr. Denes Cosmetic Surgery Center for hosting the May Networking Mixer. "The evening was a great success with networking, fun, f …


LEUSD announces new bell schedules for fall 

New bell schedules have been set for the 2014-15 school year. The most significant changes affect middle schools and high schools to accommodate teacher collaboration, or PLC time. …


News Briefs

Holiday Deadlines Because of the 4th of July holiday, The Friday Flyer will be delivered on Thursday, July 3. That means deadlines for all news and advertising are pushed up one d …


Lioness Club selling steering wheel covers

With summer officially here and several hot months in the forecast, the Lioness Club has begun selling custom-made steering wheel covers to protect hands from hot steering wheels. …


Lioness Club donates gift boxes to troops

On May 29, the Canyon Lake Lioness Club mailed six boxes to "Soldiers' Angels" in San Antonio, Texas. The boxes contained personal items, candy, batteries, magazines, playing cards …


'Celebrate Wimbledon' winners announced

The Canyon Lake Tennis Club congratulates the winners of the "Celebrate Wimbledon" Team Mixer, held Saturday, June 14. The winners were Melissa Recla, Brian Wood, Mary Jaramillo, P …


Bassmasters host member-guest tournament

Each year the Bassmasters put on a member-guest tournament where members can invite a friend from outside of the club to participate in a no-pressure, fun tournament. According to …


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

Women's Golf Jack and Jill All golfers are invited to join the Women's Golf Club for the Jack and Jill tournament, “Hooray for the Red, White, and Blue,” on Saturday, July 12. …


Adopt-a-Pet: Georgie and Tinsel

Georgie is a male, 4-year-old, tri-color Jack Russell Terrier. According to his handlers, Georgie is full of energy and is good with kids as well as other dogs. Georgie is already …


Make sure your family has a disaster plan

The following Practical Money Matters column in provided by Jason Alderman, director of Visa's financial education programs. Follow Jason Alderman on Twitter: www.twitter.com/Pract …