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June 3, 2016

Ready for tacos and other summer fun?

Ready for tacos and other summer fun?

The crowd that loved Fiesta Day is ready to welcome Taco Tuesday, which begins next Tuesday, June 7, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. at the Lodge and Sunset Beach. The weekly gathering gives residents a chance to pick up a bite to eat while enjoying views of the lake, meeting their neighbors and letting children burn off energy at the bounce zone, playground and dance contests and games. The first three week…

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Will Engine 60 ever be in Fiesta Day parade again?

Something big, red and shiny was missing from this year's Fiesta Day Parade. For what seems like the first time in Fiesta Day history, an engine from Station 60…

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POA News: Lottery to be held for 4th of July at Campground

There is a lottery system to reserve sites at Happy Camp for the 4th of July. Members may visit the Campground Office between Saturday, June 11, and Friday, Jun…

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Crowds come out for 'Flashback Fiesta' 2016

The annual Fiesta Day celebration has marked the unofficial start of summer in Canyon Lake for 43 years. Held last Saturday, May 28, under sunny skies and what …

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Photo of the Week

ShowwCal Skiers performing at Fiesta Day by Mike Clary

Clubs, groups, businesses lend color to parade

Clubs, groups, businesses lend color to parade

Who doesn't love a parade! With the theme "Flashback Fiesta–Celebrating the 50s, 60s and 70s," some 60 parade participants drove, rode, bicycled and walked the parade route to show off their home town spirit and patriotism. The parade started with a lineup of dignitaries and the Veterans Brigade, and included several clubs, businesses, scout packs, sports teams, horses and bands. Classic cars …

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'Hands for Amy' campaign to continue at Taco Tuesday

'Hands for Amy' campaign to continue at Taco Tuesday

Ron Almada and other organizers will be on hand at Taco Tuesday this summer to raise awareness and funds for Amy Martinez, 28, the Canyon Lake mother of two young children who lost her hands and feet to amputation due to sepsis in 2015. Although she has prosthetic legs and feet, the insurance company has denied her claim for prosthetic hands or a hand transplant. Supporters would like to provide …

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Save date for Father's Day weekend car show

Families who would like to give Dad a treat on Father's Day weekend are invited to the 2nd annual Lamb's Fellowship Car and Motorcycle Show on Saturday, June 18, starting at 10 a.m …


Teen Reporter Wanted

The Friday Flyer is thankful for Jasen Williams and the insights he provided the past year through "Teen Talk." Now that Jasen is off to college, The Friday Flyer will accept appl …


Spotlight on Seniors: Hannah Abbate

Hannah Abbate is a senior in the fashion program at Temescal Canyon High School, where she has been taking fashion classes all four years of high school As a Fashion 4 student and …


Senior Spotlight: Hunter Newlin

Canyon Lake golfers have had their eye on Hunter Newlin for several years. As far back as 7th grade, he was featured in The Friday Flyer after a group of golfers, seeing Hunter's c …


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 May 2 to May 29, 2016. Residents ar …


Postmaster helps Pack Wrap and Post celebrate

Pack Wrap and Post owner Debby Gagnon and employee Krista Smith, center, got a special visit Wednesday, June 1, from Postmaster Shan Seitz, at right, and Menifee Post Office Superv …


Jordan Lockey heads to the bar exam

Jordan Lockey has graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law and will be taking the bar exam in July. She will be starting her post bar position at the Santa Bar …


AA Storm takes 1st, heads to TOC

The Canyon Lake Little League AA Storm finished the regular season in 1st place and is heading to the Tournament of Champions in Temecula this weekend. Team members are Zach Wagone …


AAA Angels take 1st, head to TOC

The Canyon Lake Little League AAA Angels won 1st place this season and are off to the Tournament of Champions (TOC) on June 4. Team members are Alex Kivrizis, Matthew Gavin, Nick F …


In Memoriam: Terri Matlock

Correction: Terri Jean Jauert Matlock passed away May 12, 2016 – not May 5 as listed in last week's obituary. Terri’s passing was unexpected and financial assistance is needed …


Chamber Notes

The next Chamber Luncheon will be held Wednesday, June 8, at 11:30 a.m. in the City Multi-purpose Room. Guest speaker Regina Marston of Horizon Solar Power will discuss many avail …


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 …


Choraleers give their 'regards to Broadway'

"There's no business like show business" – and what better way to be reminded than an afternoon of some of the greatest Broadway show tunes of all time? The Canyon Lake Choraleer …


Kids Club holds graduation ceremony

The Canyon Lake Kids Club held a graduation ceremony on May 31 at Holiday Harbor for the children graduating to 1st grade. Kids Club is hosting a Reunion Pool Party on Friday, June …


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: Doe’s Derby is a success

The 29th year of Doe’s Derby, which concluded with lunch, a 50/50 drawing and awards at the Country Club, was held on Tuesday, May 24. Kudos to the 39 players who tested their sk …


Golf News

Women's Golf Championship The Women's Golf Club is holding its annual Club Championship Tournament on June 14, 16 and 21. To qualify, one must have played and posted six sanctione …


Adopt-a-Pet: Sammi and Ruben

Sammi is a 3-year-old, beige, female Maltese mix. She was brought to the shelter with her friend (intake 300198). Sammi is good with kids and other dogs, but not with cats. Her car …