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April 8, 2016

Signups now underway for swim lessons

Signups now underway for swim lessons

The Lodge pool has been a popular destination since it opened March 12. With temperatures hovering in the 80s over spring break, and even hitting 90 degrees this week, children have enjoyed their after-school play time in the Junior Olympic-size pool. Of course, just as Murphy's Law says it will rain the day after the car is washed, so it is with putting the pool on the front page of The Friday …

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First of four candidate forums is tomorrow at Senior Center

Residents are invited to learn more about candidates running for the Canyon Lake Property Owners Association Board of Directors at four special forums that begi…

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CLPOA Board candidates discuss assessments, amenities

Five candidates are running for two seats on the Canyon Lake Property Owners Association Board of Directors. In the order they will be listed on the ballot, can…

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Public safety officials report monthly statistics

At the recent meeting of the Public Safety Committee, Canyon Lake Police Lt. Earl Quinata stressed the importance of calling 9-1-1. He said, "Not many people kn…

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Photo of the Week

Good Times by Janine Hardwick.

Generous Canyon Lakers respond to science teacher

Generous Canyon Lakers respond to science teacher

Canyon Lake resident Kathy Blakemore, a science teacher at Elsinore Middle School, has been taking students to the Catalina Island Marine Institute for 28 years and recently returned from this year's trip. "It's still such a blast after all these years," she says. This year, Kathy was blessed in a special way by the generosity of several Canyon Lakers who helped make a way for some of her studen …

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Crowd falls in love with Country singer Collin Raye

Crowd falls in love with Country singer Collin Raye

Country music singer Collin Raye played to a full house in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge on Saturday, April 2. Over 300 concert goers attended the sold-out show. Collin's set lasted 110 minutes. "Concerts at the Lodge" promoter Doug Schultz says, "Collin was contracted to play for 75 minutes but because, of the response from the audience, he played an extra 35 minutes. The energy in the ro …

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'Beatles vs Stones' coming to Canyon Lake

Following its highly successful concert with the Eagles tribute band, The Long Run, the Fine Arts Guild announced its next concert will be “Beatles vs. Stones: A Musical Shootout …


What happens when April 1 falls on Friday?

It started out as a preposterous idea – moving the lighthouse from the Main Lake to the Main Gate. A perfect story for April Fool's Day, right? The front page story for the April …


Snake season is here, beware of rattlers

Canyon Lake is home to several types of snakes including Red Racers, Kings, Gopher and the potentially deadly Rattlesnake. Remember, rattlesnakes will make every effort to avoid …


Why is the Library an important place?

This week, Librarian Sandra Brautigam explains why it's important for parents to expose their children to a variety of reading materials. She says, "Exposure to stories and their r …


Local clubs offer scholarships

Yacht Club Scholarship The Canyon Lake Yacht Club announces it scholarship program for 2016, open to high school seniors who reside in Canyon Lake and attend a local high school. …


Two cheer teams head to D2 Summit championship

Twist'n U is hosting a community showcase and fundraiser at the gym in Lake Elsinore on Saturday, April 16, at 1 p.m. All in the community are invited to attend. All five of Twist' …


In Memoriam: JoAnn Geer

Jo Ann Geer passed away March 26, 2016 at the Canyon Lake home of Chris and Jackie Geer. JoAnn was born September 23, 1929 in Los Angeles. She lived in Canyon Lake 35 years and wa …


Chamber Notes

Ray Chenette Golf Tourney The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce Ray Chenette Memorial Golf Tournament is scheduled for Saturday, May 14, at the Canyon Lake Country Club. It will be …


News Briefs

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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: Cary and Mollyanna and Cory

Cary is a 5-year-old, black and tan, male Yorkshire Terrier mix. There isn't very much information about him since he was left at the shelter's "night drop." His caretakers say Car …