Leading ladies earn Canyon Lake's respect

Leading ladies earn Canyon Lake's respect

Those who pay attention to what goes on at City Hall and the Association's Board Room know that there are four smart women who have and will play a key role in leading Canyon Lake into the future. One of them, Mary Craton, has served on the City Council for 12 years, participating in the highs and lows of a city struggling to survive. This is her last month in office. Just this week she received…

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Latest results show Measure DD 'yes' votes still leading

After counting vote-by-mail and provisional ballots this week, the Registrar of Voters announced updated results Wednesday evening, November 12. (The next updat…

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Hear 'Neil Diamond' Saturday at the Lodge

Tickets for Jay White's highly acclaimed “Neil Diamond Tribute Show” are going fast. The show is this Saturday, November 15, at 7 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Ro…

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Help Santa get a new suit!

What would Christmas in Canyon Lake be without Santa? And what would Santa be without his famous red and white suit?  As some may recall earlier this year th…

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Photo of the Week

Located in the middle of the Canyon Lake Towne Center is a small but special park known as Memorial Park. In the center courtyard stands a monument dedicated to the men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces. There are also bricks with the names of Canyon Lakers who have served. The Friday Flyer reporter Donna Kupke took this picture of the park right after the Veterans Day ceremony while the memorial wreath, flowers and American flags honoring Canyon Lake veterans remained.

Canyon Lake’s 6th annual Veterans Day Celebration: How a small town celebrates Veterans Day

Canyon Lake’s 6th annual Veterans Day Celebration: How a small town celebrates Veterans Day

By Nancy Horton Special to The Friday Flyer The community came together 350 to 400 strong to honor veterans and active duty service members on Tuesday, November 11, in the Canyon Lake Towne Center. The War Birds West vintage airplane team, under the leadership of Jim Ostrich, conducted a flyover early in the program, including, on the fourth pass, the “Missing Man” Formation.
Bert Barbay …

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Canyon Lake is a 'Purple Heart City'

Canyon Lake is a 'Purple Heart City'

At a recent City Council meeting, Mr. Len Tavernetti, a member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, designated Canyon Lake a Purple Heart City. The Military Order of the Purple Heart was founded in 1932 for the protection and mutual interest of all who received combat decoration. It is composed entirely of Purple Heart recipients. It is the only congressionally chartered veterans organizatio …

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Jesse Washington wins 'Quilt of Valor'

Like many other quilters across the nation, the Quilters Dozen is a group in Canyon Lake women that meets to sew quilts for veterans. Nationwide, 108,025 quilts have been given to …


Open Studios Tour is next weekend

This year's Open Studios Tour will be held next Saturday and Sunday, November 22 and 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at various locations in the community. Everyone is invited to tour a …


The Parade of Lights is just a month away

It’s time for residents to get their boats ready for the annual Parade of Lights, scheduled for Saturday, December 13 – just one month away! For those who think being in the p …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Interstellar'

True sci-fi fans will rejoice in the science fiction space thriller, “Interstellar.” Sure, it’s also solid entertainment for the masses, but there is so much for the nerd her …


Holiday Deadlines for The Friday Flyer

Because of the Thanksgiving holiday, deadlines for all news and advertising are pushed up one day. The deadline for Club News, Announcements, Letters, etc. for the November 28 issu …


Family Matters Club holds park cleanup day

Approximately 60 volunteers from the community joined the Family Matters Club last Saturday to help with cleanup at five area parks: Sunset Beach, Indian Beach, Sierra Park, Roadru …


Here's the calendar of December events

These are the community events listed on the CLPOA calendar. The City and Chamber of Commerce events are not yet listed. Times will be included as the dates get closer. December 1 …


Cub Scouts visit Veterans Day ceremonies

Cub Scout Pack 346 attended the opening ceremonies of the Murrieta Field of Honor on November 9 and sponsored a flag, thanking all those who have served in the Armed Forces. Pictu …


Tickets on sale for “Wonders of Christmas”

Canyon Lake women are invited to the 6th annual “Many Wonders of Christmas” luncheon on Saturday, November 22, at 10 a.m. at Canyon Lake Community Church. The luncheon will fea …


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 …


The bass were biting for November tournament

Nine boats and 13 anglers took part in the Bassmasters November tournament held on Saturday, November 8. Organizers say the fishing was good on this warm, fall day, with 36 fish ca …


Team White takes Coed Softball championship

Canyon Lake Coed Softball's nine teams began playing this season's games on August 24. Team White (Canyon Lake Rehab) played three tough games in the November 2 playoffs to take th …


Woman's Club invites women to annual auction

All women are invited to the next meeting of the Woman's Club on Wednesday, November 19, at 10 a.m. at the Lodge. It is the annual auction, with the theme, “We’re Going To Acce …


Save the date for annual Holiday Home Tour

The annual Holiday Home Tour, hosted by the Canyon Lake Woman's Club, will be on Sunday, December 7. Six decorated houses will be included in this year's tour. Tickets are $15 and …


Lioness Club

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 Club The Women's Golf Club's annual Christmas Tournament and Board of Directors Installation is scheduled for December 9. The 9-hole shotgun scramble will begin at …


Adopt-a-Pet: Chico and Izzy-Harriet

Chico is an 8-year-old, brown, male Chihuahua. He is good with children of any age. Chico likes cats, but may take a little time to warm up to other dogs. His handlers say Chico is …