Boats, golf carts will be on parade this weekend

Boats, golf carts will be on parade this weekend

"Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way, oh what fun it is to ride in a boat and street cart sleigh . . ." So who will have more fun this weekend? The ones riding in the Parade of Lights on Saturday and the Golf Cart Parade on Sunday? Or the ones watching? It's not too late to participate in one or both of these favorite holiday events.
The Parade of Lights boat parade is set to cruis…

Continue Reading →


Here's what to know about the Parade of Lights

For those not watching from waterfront parties, any of the parks in the East Bay will be good viewing points, as will the Lodge and Sunset Beach, Moonstone Beac…

Continue Reading →

Here's what to know about the Golf Cart Parade

The annual Golf Cart Parade and Toy Drive will be on Sunday, December 13, starting at 6 p.m. at Blue Bird Hall. Anyone who would like to be involved should line…

Continue Reading →

Choraleers to provide more holiday cheer

The Canyon Lake Choraleers have been busy performing at community events in recent days, but the highlight of their season will be the annual Christmas Concert …

Continue Reading →


Photo of the Week

There is something special about sunsets Something that compels one to stop and watch, mesmerized, as the sky goes through a series of changes, often spectacular, as the day turns to night. Earlier this week occurred an epic sunset that stood out even to veteran sunset photographer Pat Van Dyke, who took this spectacular shot.

So Cal golfers vote Pat Kemball 'Favorite Pro'

So Cal golfers vote Pat Kemball 'Favorite Pro'

In Fore magazine's "Best of SoCal Golf" issue, the Southern California Golf Association (SCGA) will announce that Canyon Lake Golf Pro Pat Kemball was voted "Favorite PGA Professional." With several hundred golf courses (and golf professionals) in Southern California, being voted "favorite" clearly is an amazing honor. Julia Pine, editor of Fore, recently contacted Pat with the news. But rather t …

Continue Reading →


Tori Kelly nominated for Grammy's Best New Artist

Tori Kelly nominated for Grammy's Best New Artist

A little more than five years ago, Canyon Lakers got to hear a lovely young lady named Tori Kelly sing the National Anthem for Fiesta Day. Just a few months earlier, many followed her journey to the top 26 of American Idol. She didn't make it into the show's televised finals, but the 17-year-old didn't give up. This week it was announced that Tori was one of five finalists for the Grammy's Best Ne …

Continue Reading →


Turn on your lights Sunday for judging

Those who have taken the time and effort to decorate their homes for the holidays have a chance to be recognized for their efforts. The Home Owners Club invites residents to turn o …


Santa lights the Lodge tree at the Festival

On Sunday, families had another treat in store at the Lodge Tree-Lighting Festival. The Jr. Women's Club arranged for Santa and Mrs. Claus to arrive by fire engine and take picture …


Menorah-Lighting Ceremony is Jewish tradition

Hanukkah (or Chanukah), the Jewish festival of rededication, also known as the Festival of Lights, is an eight-day festival beginning on the 25th day of the Jewish month of Kislev. …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Creed'

Sylvester Stallone’s seventh feature about boxer Rocky Balboa is nostalgic, sentimental and heart warming. Wait a minute; this is a boxing movie, right? In the first Rocky movie …


Wunderlich November Realtor Report

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


Say hi to Santa on Canyon Lake Dr. North!

Santa Claus welcomes families to stop by and say hello while they're looking at Christmas lights in the community. He'll be at 24074 Canyon Lake Dr. North between 5 and 7 p.m. on S …


Audie Murphy Ranch Spirit Park is now open

Canyon Lakers who drive Newport Rd. have been keeping an eye on the growth of the Audie Murphy Ranch development, including the new Spirit Park at the corner of Newport and Berea R …


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 …


Judy Thompson honored by WSCGA

Canyon Lake Women's Golf member Judy Thompson recently received the WSCGA "Judy Borden Volunteer of the Year Award" for her many volunteer efforts on behalf of the Western American …


Golf News

After Lunch Bunch The After Lunch Bunch had its annual tournament last week, open to all of the golfers who have played a minimum of 12 games throughout the past year in the ALB's …


Adopt-a-Pet: Hans and Amanda

Hans is a 5-year-old, black and tan, male German Shepherd. He is smart and good with other dogs. According to his caretakers, Hans is not only handsome, but would make a terrific p …


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 …


Take steps to halt hackers during the holidays

The following information is provided by Gary S. Miliefsky, a consumer advocate featured on ABC, Good Morning America, World News Tonight, NBC's Today, FOX News, CNBC and elsewhere …


IRS gives tips for year-end gifts to charity

The Internal Revenue Service reminds individuals and businesses making year-end gifts to charity that several important tax law provisions have taken effect in recent years. Some o …