Summer in 'paradise' – thanks for the memories

Summer in 'paradise' – thanks for the memories

The sweet, sizzling, sun-kissed days of summer are coming to an end. As a community, Canyon Lake marks the beginning of summer with Fiesta Day and the end with Maui Monday – celebrations that draw hundreds to the Lodge and Sunset Beach, where newcomers marvel at their good luck in finding such a recreational gem in the middle of Riverside County and old-timers ease into their beach chairs and on…

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Residents invited to learn about next alum treatment, set for September

Building upon the success of earlier applications, alum treatments scheduled for September 22 through 26 will continue to improve Canyon Lake’s water quality …

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City Council candidates weigh in on UUT measure

This week, the candidates for two seats on the City Council continue to answer questions posed by The Friday Flyer with regard to a measure on the November ball…

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Support young ladies as they vie for Royal Court

"The Fabulous Fifties" is the theme for this year's Miss Canyon Lake Scholarship Pageant, to be held next Saturday, September 13, at the Lodge. Some of the cont…

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Donna Kupke

How low can you go? Although best known as a dance in the Caribbean, the Limbo is a favorite around the globe, especially with children. This photo, taken by The Friday Flyer reporter Donna Kupke, shows kids doing the backward bend under the Limbo stick, held by Polynesian dancers during Monday's Maui Monday celebration. And yes, they did have to go a lot lower before the dance was over. See more pictures from this event in the article "Saying "aloha" to summer with Maui Monday."

Talent night lets entertainers shine

Talent night lets entertainers shine

From singers to tap dancers to jugglers, local talent shone at the "Canyon Lake's Got Talent" show, held August 24 in the Pepe's banquet room. Organizer and Master of Ceremonies Mike Irvin says he was pleased with the success of the show, saying, "The acts were amazing and entertaining. The best part for me was the gratitude displayed by the contestants for having the opportunity to display their …

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Saying

Saying "aloha" to summer with Maui Monday

Maui Monday marks the end of community summer parties for Canyon Lakers. For the second year this event has been held, hundreds gathered on Sunset Beach and around the Lodge to enjoy the festivities. Mike Shroyer of Good Time Entertainment kept the mood upbeat with music and contests in the spirit of the celebration, while people dined on traditional Taco Tuesday fare and a few Hawaiian menu items …

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Arts and Entertainment

'9 TO 5' opens September 19 Canyon Lake Community Theatre announces its next production, “9 to 5,” will open Friday, September 19. It is a musical comedy about three ladies, t …


Fine Arts Guild announces upcoming events

The Canyon Lake Fine Arts Guild will hold its annual meeting on September 23, at 5:30 p.m., in the Poolside Room at the Lodge. This is a “social meeting” for the members and be …


Save the date for annual Lions Club Breakfast

The Canyon Lake Lions Club will hold the annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, September 14, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Holiday Harbor. The menu will include scrambled eggs, sau …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'November Man'

Pierce Brosnan was arguably the most lightweight and least credible James Bond ever. However, the pretty boy has grown up and been handed a grownup role worthy of a “double naugh …


Canyon Lake Entrepreneurs: Jimmy's Cafe

Meet the Katsouridis family, Canyon Lake residents and owners of Jimmy's Cafe. Evan and Jennifer Katsouridis have been married for 10 years and have two children, Rula and Evan. Th …


CLMS Cheer to perform at Back-to-School Night

Families attending Back-to-School Night at Canyon Lake Middle School on September 11 will see the new 2014/15 CLMS Cheer Team in action. According to Cheer Advisor Tammy Howard, th …


Volunteers can learn how 'War Comes Home'

How many know someone who was changed by going to war? Did you want to help them but did not know how? The Canyon Lake Library is looking for community members who are willing to r …


Crimson Crown to perform at Mulligan's

Crimson Crown, a local music ministry, will be featured during Fellowship Night at Mulligan Family Fun Center on Friday, September 12, from 6 to 10 p.m.  Mulligan hosts this eve …


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 …


Kids Club meetings have resumed

Young children and their parents or other caregivers once again are meeting at the Lodge twice a week, where this month's theme is "The Circus." Here, some of the children show off …


The Woman’s Club is back!

Summer vacation is over and the Woman’s Club is back. The next meeting will at the Lodge on Wednesday, September 17, at 10 a.m. Arrive early for the social hour starting at 9. T …


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 …


Golfers cool off at 'Pismo Golf Getaway'

A large group of Canyon Lake golfers escaped the high temperatures of Canyon Lake last week at the 6th annual Pismo Golf Getaway in cool Pismo Beach. The event was a four-day getaw …


Golf News

9ers Golf Club Another play day is scheduled at the Lawrence Welk Executive Golf Course on October 16. Guests are welcome. For information, contact Linda Kielty. The 9ers Golf Cl …


Adopt-a-Pet: Tootsie and Kahleesi.

Tootsie is a female, 2-year-old, black and tan Miniature Pinscher. According to her handlers, Tootsie is sweet and friendly. They saw she would make a wonderful pet. Tootsie will n …