Kids Fishing Derby postponed due to lake closure

Kids Fishing Derby postponed due to lake closure

For the first time in its 30-year tradition, the annual Kids Fishing Derby had to be postponed due to closure of the lake and uncertainty whether it would reopen before the weekend. Last Saturday's Paddle & Pedal Regatta also was postponed at the last minute due to a notification from the Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District late Friday afternoon that water tests indicated dangerous levels of …

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EVMWD says water quality testing verifies lake is nontoxic

On Thursday afternoon, EVMWD announced in a press release that updated water sampling taken at various locations of Canyon Lake proves the lake to be safe for b…

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POA News and Notes: Association seeks input on what residents want

For several days now the CLPOA Facility Review Committee has been holding workshops to get input from community clubs and groups as to what they'd like to see h…

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This may be the most important Council election yet

On November 8, 2016, an election will be held for three City Council seats. Each seat up for election will be for a full four-year term. The nomination period f…

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Unsung Heroes: Robbin Bouslog brings music to school, community

Unsung Heroes: Robbin Bouslog brings music to school, community

At a time when school administrators are reconsidering the value of Fine Arts, Canyon Lake Middle School (CLMS) makes a strong statement as to the necessity of the Fine Arts. When the middle school opened in 2002, Canyon Lake resident, Robbin Bouslog, took on the challenge of developing a new vocal music program. That challenge has developed into a top-notch program that includes Honor Choir and C …

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Community rallies in support of Amy Martinez

Community rallies in support of Amy Martinez

Hundreds of people showed up at Pepe's Mexican Restaurant and Cantina on the evening of August 6 to support the Amy Martinez Fundraiser. The purpose of the fundraiser was to raise funds to go towards hand transplants or hand prosthetics for 28-year-old Canyon Lake resident Amy Martinez. Amy, a mother of two young children, had to have her hands and legs amputated in 2015 due to septic shock. When …

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Bogguss brings Country music and more to Lodge

County Music artist Suzy Bogguss performed at the Lodge on Saturday, July 30. It was the third of four shows in the CLPOA's 2016 "Concerts at the Lodge" series. The CMA, ACM and G …


Applicants sought for CLWC Mermaid Queen

The Canyon Lake Woman's Club is preparing to host the 2nd annual Mermaid Festival on Saturday, August 27, at Indian Beach, and applications currently are being accepted for Mermaid …


Be sure to stop for those flashing red lights

Local public school started August 10. At Cottonwood Canyon Elementary School and Tuscany Hills Elementary School, school starts at 8 a.m. and ends at 1:45 p.m. for grades 1 throug …


Movie Reviews by Reel People: 'Suicide Squad'

Long ago, the market for superhero movies reached a saturation point for creativity. Yet, if there is a buck to be made, studios will keep churning them out. Earlier this year, â …


Wunderlich Realtor Report for July

This July “Realtor Report” is provided by Gene Wunderlich, vice-president of government affairs for the Southwest Riverside County Association of Realtors. For space reasons, s …


Announcement: Big Bass

Randy Milner caught this 10-pound bass in Canyon Lake on Thursday, August 4. It was one of 18 bass caught that day. All of the fish were, of course, released back into the lake, s …


In Memoriam: Beverly Colson

Beverly Ann Colson passed away July 21, 2016. She was born November 8, 1939 in Chicago. Her family moved to Manhattan Beach, California, where she attended Mara Costa High School. …


In Memoriam: Fred Dalby

Frederick Arthur Dalby passed away July 23, 2016. He was born April 26, 1923 in North Providence, Rhode Island to Clara (Rowley) and Fred Dalby. He was the youngest of five childre …


Chamber Notes:

The August Chamber mixer will be hosted by Sports Stop Pub & Grill in the Canyon Lake Towne Center on Tuesday, August 30, at 5:30 p.m. Mixers provide an opportunity to network, mak …


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

Green Tee Old Timers There’s a new group in town! "If you’re tired from beating yourself to death playing golf from the long blue or white tee boxes, then this new group is fo …


Adopt-a-Pet: Newton and Scotty

Newton is a 2-year-old, tan and white, male Terrier and Corgi mix. He is good with kids and other dogs. Newton's caretakers say he is cute and playful little boy who would be a won …


Battling Tax Identity Theft

The following Money Management column is a joint effort of the AICPA and the California Society of CPAs as part of the profession's nationwide 360 Degrees of Financial Literacy pro …