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July 17, 2015

Kasey Crawford: homegrown kid elevated to full blown pastor

Kasey Crawford: homegrown kid elevated to full blown pastor

Kasey Crawford knows what it's like to be a kid growing up in Canyon Lake – and a teenager. And a father raising kids. And someone who cares about other people's kids. He has enjoyed the gamut of all Canyon Lake has to offer children – from water skiing and community theater to baseball at Gault Field with Canyon Lake Little League and camping at Happy Camp with Cub Scouts.
Many times he …

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A message from Mayor Ehrenkranz about Fire Services

The following is a message from Canyon Lake Mayor Jordan Ehrenkranz: "Residents have been expressing concern about the state of the City’s Fire Services. I w…

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Playground work scheduled to begin at Sierra and Rob Caveney Parks

The Association announced this week that installation will soon begin on playground equipment at Sierra Park and Rob Caveney Park. Work is scheduled to begin …

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Head to the pool Saturday for 'Flick and Float'

• Get out the rafts and noodles and head to Flick and Float at the Lodge pool this Saturday, July 18. The free family movie, featuring the world's most famous…

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Photo of the Week

Sleepyhead Jacqueline Palazzolo noticed this watercolor sunrise while she was still in bed in a trailer at Happy Camp. But it was so incredibly lovely at 6 a.m., she woke up long enough to stick her camera out the screen to take a picture.

What were you doing when Taco Tuesdays began?

What were you doing when Taco Tuesdays began?

Canyon Lakers have been gathering together at the Lodge on Summer Tuesdays since 1990. To put it in perspective, The Friday Flyer asked residents what they were doing during the Summer, 25 years ago, when Taco Tuesdays first began! Here are a few answers: Alicia Ferkovich says she spent summer vacation (from school) in Huntington Beach. Shelly Battaglai says she also was on summer break from high …

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Car Club announces recent award-winners, upcoming car show

Car Club announces recent award-winners, upcoming car show

Members of the Canyon Lake Car Club have been racking up the awards at various car shows the past few months. The criterion for membership in the club is to own one or more pre-1973 automobiles or trucks. At the group's most recent monthly meeting on July 9, some 65 members enjoyed the annual Mystery Garage Tour, which included an ice cream sundae bar at the home of Sam and Joyce Theodora. The …

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'Quarter Mania' is this Sunday at the Lodge

Adults and children 10 years and older are invited to participate in Quarter Mania this Sunday, July 19, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Lodge. Ticket-holders are advised to bring lots of …


Join a tradition, join the Royal Court

The Miss Canyon Lake Scholarship Pageant is a tradition that has been ongoing for many years in Canyon Lake. This program emphasizes the ability of the Royal Court and Talent Court …


Vendors wanted for August Mermaid Festival

Ahoy mermaids, pirates and wenches! Vendors and clubs who have an interest in making a little money and being involved in a fun community event are invited to the Mermaid Festival, …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Minions'

Over the last few years, “Despicable Me” (2010) and its 2013 sequel racked up huge box office numbers with sophisticated wit, depth and heart. Oh, and there were some pint-size …


The Friday Flyer welcomes new teen columnist

The Friday Flyer appreciates every one of its columnists and is sad to see anyone leave. However, the nature of Teen Talk is such that young people take on this position some time …


CLMS turns into an enchanted forest for dance

Graduating 8th graders at Canyon Lake Middle school got a magical "Welcome to the Enchanted Forest" during their 8th grade dance on May 29, when the multi-purpose room at the schoo …


Near and Far with The Friday Flyer:

Lake Tahoe was the destination for a Rice family vacation in the second week of June. Sharon Rice joined her three children, their spouses and two grandbabies in a cabin they rente …


Alison Burrafato to lead Chamber of Commerce

The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce welcomes new Executive Director Alison Burrafato. After being born in Manhattan, growing up on the East Coast, and raising a family in Chicago, …


In Memoriam: Yvonne McKenzie

Yvonne McKenzie, longtime resident of Canyon Lake, passed away June 16, 2015. She was born November 27, 1935 in Lake Andes, South Dakota. Yvonne was a longtime member of the Cany …


In Memoriam: Holly Wernli

Holly Wernli, 56, of Canyon Lake, passed away peacefully with loved ones by her side on July 8, 2015.   She was born November 1, 1958 in Long Beach, California to Max and Emily …


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 …


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

Couples Eclectic All golfers are invited to join in on the Couples Eclectic Tournament "Summer Luau," hosted by the Woman's Golf Club. It will be held Tuesday, August 11, and Tue …


Adopt-a-Pet: Jenny and Weezer

Jenny is a 4-year-old, female, tan Shepherd and Labrador mix. She is well-trained, housebroken and very, very quiet! Jenny is good with children as well as adults. Her caretakers s …


Business or hobby? Why the difference matters

This Money Management column is provided by AICPA and the California Society of CPAs as part of the profession's nationwide 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy program. To listen to …