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July 8, 2016

4th of July celebration recap

4th of July celebration recap

Monday's 4th of July celebration came at the end of a long weekend of pleasant weather, new Main Gate entry procedures, a wave of weekenders and guests, and high expectations for the fireworks show. The fireworks show did not disappoint, with many people around town and on social media calling it "the best ever!" On Monday, waterfront beaches, large and small, were packed with easy-ups, chairs, …

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Interested in running for City Council?

Paperwork is now available at City Hall for those interested in running for City Council in the November election. These are intriguing times to get involved …

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Junior Golf Camp starts Monday at Country Club

The ever popular Junior Golf Camp begins Monday and runs July 11 to 15. New this year, camp will run Tuesday through Friday for children 8 and younger. For chil…

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Sunset Beach getting new playground in July

Sunset Beach is getting a new “nature” themed playground. At the Association’s May 3 Regular Session Board Meeting, the Board approved replacing the outda…

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Photo of the Week

Celebration by Mike Clary


Fireworks show dazzles crowd of thousands

Fireworks show dazzles crowd of thousands

Besides waterfront parties, beach barbecues, holiday camping and an overall Independence Day spirit, one of the reasons so many residents remain at home and thousands of guests come to visit Canyon Lake is the evening fireworks show, put on by the POA and Pyro Spectaculars. Photographer Mike Clary caught some of the splendor in these photos. More can be seen at mikeclaryphotography.com and fridayf …

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Children get ready for 'Wonderland'

Get ready to follow Alice down the rabbit hole! "Wonderland" is here and kids from Canyon Lake and surrounding communities are bringing on the wackiness and excitement as they gear …


CLMS' new 2016-17 Cheer Team announced

Cheer Coach Tammy Howard says 31 "amazing girls" were selected to be members of the CLMS Cheer Team for the 2016-2017 school year. "This is one of our most talented groups of girls …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'BFG'

It’s time for another superhero movie. Super director Steven Spielberg is teaming for the very first time with super studio Walt Disney. This is a BFD! Together, they bring us th …


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 30 to July 3, 2016. Residents a …


'J' stands for July and Journey

Have you traveled around the world or temporarily lived in another country from more than four weeks? If so, July is the month to share highlights and photos from your journey with …


Team Rehab is Coed League Champ

Coed Softball's "Team Rehab" placed 1st in their division and won their fourth Coed Softball League Championship on Sunday, June 26. According to spokesperson Gina Pinto, they beat …


'Pajama fishing' yields early morning results

Ten-year-old Kendall Trujillo of Austin, Texas enjoys vacationing in Canyon Lake with her Uncle Bob and Aunt Carla Schneider. Recently, her early morning "pajama fishing" with a ru …


That's a big cat-ch!

Bill Van Dyke caught this 12-pound catfish off the Van Dykes' East Bay seawall on July 1. His grandmother (and photographer) Pat Van Dyke says it is the biggest catfish Bill has c …


In Memoriam: Constance Beal

Constance "Connie" Beal passed away at her home in Canyon Lake on June 19, 2016. She was born in Longmont, Colorado September 9, 1939. She and Ray Beal met on a blind date in Seat …


Chamber Notes:

The next Chamber Luncheon will be on Wednesday, July 13, at 11:30 a.m. in the City Multi-purpose Room. The guest speaker, Randolph Beasley of Legal Shield, will discuss identity th …


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 …


Golf News

Find the Cure Tourney The Women’s Golf Club will be holding its annual "Find the Cure" breast cancer tournament on July 26, with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. The format is Goofy Go …


Adopt-a-Pet: Meme and Sylvester

Meme is a 2-year-old, black, female Labrador Retriever mix. Her family had to move and was unable to take her. Meme is good with kids and other dogs. Her caretakers say Meme is a v …


Choose the right project for home renovation

The following Practical Money Skills column is provided by Nathaniel Sillin, director of Visa's financial education programs. Follow www.twitter.com/PracticalMoney. Before the hou …