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May 1, 2015

'Quilt of Valor' recognizes soldier's service

'Quilt of Valor' recognizes soldier's service

With Fiesta Day only three weeks away, Canyon Lakers are eagerly anticipating the many activities that make this community a summer paradise. But Fiesta Day, May 23, is on Memorial Day weekend; and with that in mind, it is also a time to remember the sacrifices of countless thousands of men and women who have served in the U.S. military. Eight years ago, in Spring 2007, the war in Iraq was in ful…

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Zasios to ride as grand marshals in Fiesta Day Parade

Sitting on Art and Dee Zasio's back deck, with its expansive views of the Main Lake, it's hard to imagine that Dee had to be "dragged to Canyon Lake kicking and…

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Negotiations with County continue for fire extension

Acting City Manager Ariel Hall made this press release available to The Friday Flyer on April 30, too late to be printed in this week's issue. "The City is cont…

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It's time to clean out the closets and garage!

CR&R and the City of Canyon Lake will provide an opportunity to conveniently dispose of bulky items like e-waste, old furniture, appliances and more on Saturday…

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Photo of the Week

A pending rainstorm – such as the slight one that chilled the community last weekend – usually gets people to light a fire and cook up a hot bowl of soup or chili. But some, such as photographer Pat Van Dyke, would rather stay outside and watch the glory of the sky's colors as the storm announces its arrival with the sun's departure.

Near and Far with The Friday Flyer: Students visit D.C. over spring break

Near and Far with The Friday Flyer: Students visit D.C. over spring break

~Near and Far with The Friday Flyer Canyon Lake Middle School and Lake Elsinore High School partnered up over spring break to visit Washington D.C. and New York with the Worldstrides Discover Now Program. They traveled from March 29 to April 2. Dawna Gatrost, who teaches 7th grade Language Arts, Social Studies and the AVID program at CLMS, put the trip together to make the most of the five days …

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Ladies have a swinging good time at Woman's Club Fashion Show

Ladies have a swinging good time at Woman's Club Fashion Show

The Woman's Club's biggest fundraiser of the year is the annual Fashion Show. It is an event much anticipated and enjoyed by members of the Woman's Club and their guests, and this year's event was no exception. The theme was "Swinging Sixties," organized by Chair Terri Ireland, Co-Chair Lyne Hall and the Fashion Show Committee. Committee members carried out the following tasks: Silent Auction, Lyn …

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Have 'Coffee with a Cop' next Wednesday, May 6

On Wednesday, May 6, from 9 to 11 a.m., the Canyon Lake Police Department will host "Coffee with a Cop." The event will be held at Jimmy’s Café at 31652 Railroad Canyon Rd. in …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Ex Machina'

“Ex Machina” (“ch” pronounced like a “k”) explores Artificial Intelligence (AI) in a way less artificial and more intelligent than recent films on this topic. Johnny De …


All About Pets: Fire-Bellied Toads

If there is one reptile that I find incredibly entertaining, it is the fire-bellied toad. Not only do they have a bright shade of red on their bellies, they are just goofballs. The …


Attention adult daughters and mothers!

The Friday Flyer would like to feature the adult daughters and mothers who currently live in Canyon Lake. This would include any daughter 21 and older who resides in Canyon Lake an …


Library programs coming in May

Preschool Craft and Story Time, which meets every other Friday in the Multi-purpose Room, continues to be an educational and fun-filled time for preschool age children and their ca …


In Memoriam: Larry Kressy

Former Canyon Lake resident and Chamber of Commerce aficionado, Larry Cressy, passed away on April 23, 2015 at Inland Valley Hospital in Wildomar from complications from lung cance …


In Memoriam: Winifred Baughn

Former resident Winifred (Winnie) Baughn went to be with her Lord and Savior on April 20, 2015. She was born on December 21, 1925 in Sebastopol, California and raised in Fresno, Ca …


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 …


Yacht Club to provide lake cleanup Saturday

Members of the Yacht Club will "crew up" four pontoon boats tomorrow, May 2, to give back a few hours to the community in the form of an annual Lake Cleanup Day. They will be picki …


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 …


Women's Golf to hold Member Guest Tournament

"Tournament of Roses" is the theme for the Women’s Golf Club's annual Member Guest Tournament on Friday, May 8. It will begin with a 7 a.m. complimentary breakfast at the Country …


Golf News

Women's Golf Senior Championship Golfers are invited to sign up for the Senior Championship for women 50 and over, scheduled for May 12 and 19. Recognition will go to flighted gro …


Adopt-a-Pet: Milo and Ray

Milo is an 8-year-old, black and white, male Chihuahua. He has a sweet disposition and, according to his caretakers, would make a wonderful pet. Milo will need to be neutered befor …


Protect eyes from damaging UV rays

This article is provided by Prevent Blindness, the nation's leading volunteer eye health and safety organization dedicated to fighting blindness and saving sight.  Exposure to ul …