Have a fat fun (and safe) Halloween weekend

Have a fat fun (and safe) Halloween weekend

With Halloween falling on a Saturday this year, Halloween parties and harvest festivals will provide plenty of opportunities for all ages to get into the "spirit" of the season. In Canyon Lake, the Family Matters Club wants to make sure families have a good time together before the trick-or-treating starts by hosting a Halloween Carnival at Holiday Harbor.  This free event will start at 11 a.m.…

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Get into the spirit of Halloween at these addresses

The following addresses were submitted or observed as being good destinations to visit on Halloween. • 23122 Continental Dr. – "Dead Man's Party on Contine…

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Holiday Boutique is next weekend at the Senior Center

The Senior Center is about to turn into a mini shopping mall as the 15th annual Holiday Boutique opens its doors on Saturday and Sunday, November 7 and 8, from …

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Don't forget to 'fall back' tomorrow night!

Residents are reminded to “fall back” this weekend by setting their clocks back one hour Saturday night. Daylight-saving time ends and standard time begins …

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Pat Van Dyke

With Halloween just a day away, it's easy to imagine the macabre in just about anything. Beware the skeletal hands In this sunset photo taken Wednesday by Pat Van Dyke.

Drunk drivers take damaging toll on neighbors

Drunk drivers take damaging toll on neighbors

Ask any Canyon Lake resident if they know someone who has been affected by a drunk driver and they'll probably tell you yes. Drunk driving happens in every community, and Canyon Lake is no exception. In the past year, drunk drivers in Canyon Lake have hit or damaged parked vehicles, golf carts, trees, homes and a fire hydrant. In one drunk driving incident, a child fell out of a golf cart and had …

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Creatures of all shapes and sizes invade Towne Center

Creatures of all shapes and sizes invade Towne Center

Every year, on a Saturday before Halloween, hundreds of excited trick-or-treaters invade the Towne Center for a morning of Halloween fun. Sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, Canyon Lake's annual Parade of Frights has been a favorite event for the children of the community for many years. Starting at 9 a.m., kids picked up their "treasure maps" (of participating businesses), then ran from door …

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Here are Parade of Frights contest winners

After trick-or-treating at businesses throughout the Canyon Lake Towne Center on October 24, everyone gathered together in front of POA/City Hall for the Costume Contest. There wer …


Mark calendars for CLAA Open Studios Tour

Canyon Lakers are invited to save the date for the annual Open Studios Tour, when visual artists, ceramicists and photographers will have their art on display at home studios throu …


Mark calendars for these upcoming events

• Halloween Carnival is Saturday, October 31, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Holiday Harbor. • Senior Center Holiday Boutique will be Saturday and Sunday, November 7 and 8, 10 a.m. to …


WRCOG answers questions about HERO Program

The following information is provided by Rick Bishop, executive director of the Western Riverside Council of Governments (WRCOG), which oversees the HERO PACE Program. Canyon Lake …


Honor a loved one with flag in Field of Honor

In preparation for the Veterans Day event on November 11, approximately 200 honor flags will be placed at the Veterans Memorial Park in the Towne Center on November 7. A flag spon …


News and Notes from the City of Canyon Lake

Emergency Preparedness Meeting The next meeting of the Canyon Lake Emergency Preparedness Committee (CLEPC) will be held Thursday, November 5, from 6:30 to 8 p.m. in the City Mult …


Sheriff provides arrest report update

Riverside County Sheriff's Perris Station Sgt. Ralph Rico provided the following report of arrests that occurred in the City of Canyon Lake from September 21 to October 25, 2015. R …


POA News

CLPOA Board Meeting The next Regular Session Board of Directors Meeting will be Tuesday, November 3, at 7 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room. Meetings are broadcast live at Time Warner …


Sawyer Lanouette wins art award

Sawyer Lanouette of Canyon Lake won the Susan G. Komen art contest for her age category on October 18 at the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure event at Diamond Stadium. Sawyer, 8, w …


Tori Lavan makes Dean's List at APU

Canyon Lake resident Tori Lavan made the academic Dean's List at Azusa Pacific University. Tori was honored for a spring semester 2015 academic standing of a 3.5 or better grade po …


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 …


Paddle Club set to paddle next Thursday

Whether a first-timer, novice or expert paddler, the Canyon Lake Paddle Club welcomes everyone who is interested in paddling.It meets year round on the first Thursday of the month …


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 …


Canyon Lake 9ers host Babes and Chicks tourney

Just prior to the annual closing of the Golf Course for over-seeding, the Canyon Lake 9ers hosted its annual Babes and Chicks Tournament. This event is greatly anticipated and, as …


Golf News

After Lunch Bunch The After Lunch Bunch once again is playing its Friday games in Canyon Lake. Last week the group played at the Dos Lagos Golf Course in Corona. The format was I …


Wunderlich Realtor Report for September

This September “Realtor Report” is provided by Gene Wunderlich, director of government affairs for the Southwest Riverside County Association of Realtors. For space reasons, so …


Adopt-a-Pet: Bess and Flame

Bess is a 2-year-old, tan, female Terrier. According to her caretakers, Bess is a sweet girl, ready to go to a new, loving forever home. Bess's Intake number is 274527, and her Ref …


Help homeless dogs and cats

Animal Friends of the Valleys is asking for donations of food and kitty litter. According to AFV representatives, "Our supplies have dipped to a very low level, and we are looking …


How to place obituaries, announcements

The Friday Flyer prints obituaries and announcements free of charge for Canyon Lake residents. In Memoriam is reserved for community members who have resided or owned property in C …


Residents' contributions add interest to paper

One of the things that sets The Friday Flyer apart from other local newspapers is the opportunity to receive story and photo contributions from those who live and work in the commu …