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June 24, 2016

Main Gate almost ready for 4th of July crowds

Main Gate almost ready for 4th of July crowds

Major construction is wrapping up at the Main Gate and contractors have assured the CLPOA that the Main Gate will be completed with the new RFID technology before the busy 4th of July weekend. If the new technology works as expected, property owners with RFID transponders should be able to avoid backups at the gates that sometime result from the thousands of extra weekenders and guests arriving i…

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Here are a few tips for 4th of July weekend

Signups for a chance to win a table reservation at Holiday Harbor Park on July 4 will be accepted until 5 p.m. June 24 at the Member Services Office. The lotter…

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Learn to Ride Day to honor John Ruppert

The Wakeboard Club will host a Learn to Ride Day this Sunday, June 26, starting at 9 a.m. in the North Ski Area. The cost is $15, with boats and equipment provi…

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Check out Family Movie Night and other family activities

• Family Movie Nights in the Park have begun. The second in the series will be held tonight, starting at dusk, at Holiday Harbor. Everyone is invited to bring…

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Photo of the Week

Summer Splash by Nicole Wade

Here's a look at what was reported in the month of June in past years in Canyon Lake.

Here's a look at what was reported in the month of June in past years in Canyon Lake.

45 Years Ago In June 1971, the Lodge was open seven days a week, with activities that included billiards, swimming, shuffleboard, ping pong, volleyball, dancing, tennis, horseshoes, cards and games. The dining room was open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner with the Lodge snack bar open from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The Corona Land Company sponsored Bill Bennett, an Australian stuntman …

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Royal Court is crowned, ready to serve

Royal Court is crowned, ready to serve

Royalty reigned on Fiesta Day as Canyon Lake's new Royal Court, crowned May 21, got the opportunity to ride in the Fiesta Day Parade with last year's Royal Court. Miss Canyon Lake 2016 Hannah Graham and Miss Canyon Lake 2015 Kymberli Conn rode in separate convertibles, while Ms. Elegant Lady Margie Zingg rode in a Veterans Brigade golf cart with her husband John Williams. Younger members of the tw …

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Woman's Club awards several scholarships

Since 1995, the Canyon Lake Woman’s Club has awarded scholarships amounting to $190,900 to 153 local high school graduates and $54,400 to 53 continuing education students. This y …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Finding Dory'

Disney-Pixar has hooked another whopper with this delightful new kiddie-flick, “Finding Dory.” Thirteen years after “Finding Nemo,” we don’t give much credit for title or …


'Read for the Win' this summer at the Library

Seventy-four people signed up on the first day of the Summer Reading Program, "Read for the Win," Monday at the Canyon Lake Library. Opening day activities included a visit from t …


Velks celebrate 60 years of marriage

Edward and Bernadette Velk celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, June 23. To honor their commitment, the couple renewed their vows in front of friends and family o …


In Memoriam: Nancy Novak

Longtime resident Nancy L. Novak passed away in her sleep on June 13, 2016. (Her complete obituary can be found in the June 17 issue of The Friday Flyer.) The family will hold a me …


Chamber Notes: Next mixer at Pepe's

The Chamber of Commerce June Mixer will be held on Wednesday, June 29, at 5:30 p.m., hosted by Pepe’s Mexican Restaurant and Cantina in the Canyon Lake Towne Center. Mixers are t …


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 …


Women's tennis team headed to Sectionals

The Canyon Lake 3.5 Women's USTA Team won its division with a perfect 8-0 finish. Members now will be heading to Orange County in August for the Sectional playoffs.  The team was …


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

Jack and Jill Tourney The Women’s Golf Club invites all members of the Men’s, Women’s and 9ers Clubs to sign up to play in the Jack and Jill Tournament on July 9. Players ar …


Adopt-a-Pet: Diego and Hippy

Diego is a 2-year-old, tan and black, male Yorkshire Terrier. He is good with kids and other dogs. His caretakers say Diego is such a good boy! He likes to be groomed and enjoys ca …


How to Research and Reduce Healthcare Costs

This Practical Money Skills column is provided by Nathaniel Sillin, director of Visa's financial education programs. Whether you're planning a future procedure or navigating care a …


AFV offers tips to keep pets happy on July 4

The tradition of fireworks on July 4 is one of the most honored in the nation and a great favorite amongst the vast majority of humans. But sometimes, the sudden and unexpected lou …