Shop, eat and imbibe at Mermaid Festival tomorrow

Shop, eat and imbibe at Mermaid Festival tomorrow

Ahoy mermaids, mermen, pirates and wenches! The entire community is invited to the Mermaid Festival tomorrow, August 22, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Indian Beach, featuring a Mermaid Marketplace with 20 vendors and a Mermaid Lounge selling beer, wine, soft drinks, water and the signature Mermaid Martini. The Woman's Club will be selling hotdogs and pizza. Entertainment at the Mermaid Festival will…

Continue Reading →


Sierra Park playground reopens with new equipment

The bright, new playground at Sierra Park opened during a blistering heatwave on August 14 – and after local children had returned to school – but it is ex…

Continue Reading →

City officials continue to work on municipal fire department

Residents with scanners wondered briefly Wednesday morning about a Riverside County Fire dispatch for "the smell of smoke" in the POA building. As it turned out…

Continue Reading →

Paddle & Pedal Regatta to cruise East Bay next Saturday

Paddlers and pedalers will gather for the 4th annual Paddle & Pedal Regatta, hosted by the Fitness and Triathlon Club, on Saturday, August 29, beginning at 10 a…

Continue Reading →


Photo of the Week

Stand up paddleboards or SUPs can be seen more and more often as they become evermore popular with water sports enthusiasts of all ages around the community. Photographer Pat Van Dyke caught this group as they cruised the lake, possibly in preparation for this weekend's Paddle & Pedal Regatta.

Looking back at August of past years in Canyon Lake

Looking back at August of past years in Canyon Lake

Here are a few of the people and events reported in the month of August over the past 40 years in Canyon Lake. 40 Years Ago In August 1975, a club called the Canyon Lake Riders carried out a Gymkhana event at the Equestrian Center with participants from Murrieta and Lake Elsinore joining Canyon Lake’s horse fanciers. Ruthe Lee, president of the Woman’s Club, thanked the Canyon Lake Chorale …

Continue Reading →


Young anglers reel in fish, trophies, prizes

Young anglers reel in fish, trophies, prizes

Despite the heat, which reached nearly 110 by afternoon, approximately 170 young anglers from all over the community picked up their rods and headed to the lake last Saturday to participate in the annual Canyon Lake Kids Fishing Derby for ages 5 to 15. They fished for the largest catfish, bluegill and crappie they could catch. No bass were allowed. Put on by the Canyon Lake Bassmasters, Bassmaste …

Continue Reading →


Jasen Williams achieves rank of Eagle Scout

Jasen Williams II, age 17, son of Jasen and Betty Williams of Canyon Lake, has achieved the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. Jasen was recognized for his accomplis …


In Memoriam: Lloyd Martinsen

Lloyd Guy Martinsen passed away August 7, 2015 after a long decline in health since losing his wife Ruth in 2011.
He was born on May 31, 1920 in Grand Island, Nebraska to John C …


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 …


Join Travel Club for a pool party at the Lodge

The Travel Club invites members and guests to the "End-of-Summer Party and BBQ" around the pool on Friday, September 11. Music and live entertainment will be provided by Aprile McK …


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

After Lunch Bunch The After Lunch Bunch continues to tee off every Friday morning. Last week's format was Individual Tin Whistle, shortened to just 13 holes for the 13 golfers who …


Adopt-a-Pet: Milo and Baby

Milo is a 2-year-old, tan, male Terrier and Dachshund mix. He is friendly and sweet. Milo's caretakers say he is very cute and would make a wonderful pet. He will need to be neuter …