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June 12, 2015

How long will Engine 60 be with us?

How long will Engine 60 be with us?

When it comes to Fiesta Day, medical emergencies and fire scares, Engine 60 is a necessary and comforting presence that has been around for many years. But the question that should be on everyone's mind is how much longer Station 60 will be able to serve Canyon Lake. Those who were paying attention heard some dire budget figures and projections at last week's City Council meeting; numbers that no…

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City's Hall talks about fire contract dispute

Before accusing the Canyon Lake City Council and staff of being "incompetent" with regard to attempted negotiation on public safety contracts, residents are inv…

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So far, so good for Taco Tuesday crowds

As staff continues to work out "the bugs" at Taco Tuesday (small stuff like making clear where the line begins for the bar and where it begins for food) the pop…

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It's not too late to honor Dad for Father's Day

Those who would like to honor their dads in The Friday Flyer this Father's Day are invited to think of something their dads do really well, or something their d…

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Photo of the Week

No circus or parade is complete without beautiful prancing horses. Photographer Barbara Spraul caught "Evert" at just the right moment, with his aristocratic head held high and feathered plume decorating his golden bridle. Even owner Gina Hipsak, in her ringmaster coat and hat, is dressed the part.

Canyon Lake equestrians parade their stuff

Canyon Lake equestrians parade their stuff

Summer is finally here! For kids this is the time to enjoy life and try new things. How about riding a horse? Although it is still undecided whether there will be a horse camp this summer, kids can still take riding lessons from professional trainers at the Equestrian Center. Horses are provided as part of the fee. The fun and camaraderie is free! There are many summer activities and learning oppo …

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Who was William J. 'Billy' Fodor Jr.?

Who was William J. 'Billy' Fodor Jr.?

The sign on the Canyon Lake Equestrian Center barn reads, "The William J. 'Billy' Fodor Jr. Equestrian Facility." Who is "Billy" Fodor and why was the Equestrian Center barn named after him?  Billy Fodor Jr. was killed in an off-road practice race near Barstow on August 2, 2000. He was 37 years old. His uncle, Richard Fodor, also perished in the accident. For Billy's father, William Fodor Sr., a …

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More than meets the eye: a look at the Library

The annual Canyon Lake Library Summer Reading Program begins on June 22 and includes prizes for kids, teens and adults who participate. “Reading to the Rhythm” is this summer …


Summer schedule soon to begin at the Library

The summer reading program is set to begin Monday, June 22. The theme will be "Read to the Rhythm." Here is the calendar of June events. Friday, June 12, 11:30 a.m. – Preschool …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Spy'

James Bond returns later this year in “Spectre.” Until then, funny lady Melissa McCarthy takes on the espionage world. What? Who? “Spy” spoofs the genre, including a theme …


Spotlight on Seniors: Mitchell Hieter

Mitchell Hieter is graduating from Linfield Christian High School, which he has attended since kindergarten. He has performed many hours of community service in the Temecula Valley …


Near and Far with The Friday Flyer:

Hans Weg cashed in his Christmas gift from his grandson on Saturday, May 30 – a flight on a 1930s Stearman open cockpit  Pt-13 airplane at the Chino Airport. The person who own …


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 …


'Mermaids' wanted for Mermaid Festival

Young women and mature women alike are invited to try out for a new philanthropic group known as "Mermaids of the Lake." The group is sponsored by the Woman's Club and organized by …


Cosmic Carnival' is coming to Holiday Harbor

The Family Matters Club invites everyone to "Cosmic Carnival," an after-dark neon glow party to be held at Holiday Harbor on Saturday, June 27, from 6 to 9:30 p.m. There will be a …


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 …


Adopt-a-Pet: Hunter and Tinker

Hunter is a 6-year-old, red and white, male Beagle. He is good with both children and adults. Hunter's caretakers say he is really friendly and will make a wonderful family pet; ho …