Support local businesses on Small Business Saturday

Support local businesses on Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is an American shopping holiday held on the Saturday after Thanksgiving during one of the busiest shopping periods of the year. First observed in 2010, Small Business Saturday is a counterpart to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, which feature big box retail and e-commerce stores respectively. Small Business Saturday is about supporting small, local business and encouraging…

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Music legends to perform at Lodge in 2017

The 2017 "Concerts at the Lodge" lineup is an eclectic blend of country, pop, and rock and blues with some big names in the industry performing in the Holiday B…

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Tour decorated homes during the holidays

Residents are invited to tour five beautifully decorated homes on Sunday, December 4, during the Woman's Club annual Holiday Home Tour. Canyon Lakers who look f…

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Ninety seven turkeys donate to City Turkey and Food Drive

The City says the 6th annual Frozen Turkey and Food Drive held at City Hall on Thursday, November 17, was a big success. Residents generously donated 97 frozen …

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Pat Van Dyke

Fire in the Sky

Hortons carry on 'Little Red Engine' tradition

Hortons carry on 'Little Red Engine' tradition

Ted and Nancy Horton sold their pontoon boat this year, but found a way to keep their "Little Red Engine" in the Parade of Lights. For years Nancy Horton has wanted to see Santa on a sky ski in the parade. Nancy says, "I tried to get Mike Murphy to do it last year but he had other commitments and couldn't do it. This year, Mike has offered the use of a barge pulled by his boat. The train will be p …

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Cherie Fitzpatrick rides eight days for a cause

Cherie Fitzpatrick rides eight days for a cause

When the Arthritis Foundation’s 16th Annual California Coast Arthritis Bike Classic (CCC) kicked off on Saturday, September 24, from Pier 39 in San Francisco, Canyon Lake resident Cherie Fitzpatrick was there.   Cherie, a special education tutor at a local middle school, is a cyclist who really puts in the miles. She is on a mission to bring awareness to Arthritis. One way she does that is to …

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All aboard for the annual Boat Parade

The anticipated annual Parade of Lights will be held on Saturday, December 10. It's difficult to say who has more fun during this event – the residents who decorate their boats a …


Don't miss the Golf Cart Parade

The 6th annual Golf Cart Parade and Toy drive, hosted by the Streets Cart of Canyon Lake Club, will be on Sunday, December 11, at 6 p.m. The Golf Cart Parade started in 2011 with …


Enjoy free movie and more at the Library

Children and their parents continue to enjoy activities at the Library, while others take advantage of the many resources the Library has to offer. Residents are invited to enjoy …


Plaids ready to spread holiday joy

"The Plaid Tidings Christmas Show" is Friday, December 16, at 7 p.m. in the Holiday Bay Room at the Lodge. "Plaid Tidings" is the holiday version of the long running musical comed …


Santa Claus is coming to town December 4

It takes the efforts of many to bring the magic of the season together. On Saturday, December 4, the Jr. Women's Club will team up with the POA for the 35th annual Tree-Lighting at …


Winter Carnival has new location and time

The Family Matters Club announced a change in the location and time of its Winter Carnival which was originally scheduled to take place in the Towne Center. The event will now be h …


Mark calendar for these holiday activities

Winter Carnival The Winter Carnival, hosted by the Family Matters Club, will be held on Saturday, December 3, at Holiday Harbor from 1 to 4 p.m. This free community event will f …


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 …


POA News

Security Concerns The POA has a new security email address for residents who wish to provide feedback on Community Patrol services. The POA wants to hear from residents, whether i …


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 …


Catch of the Day

Eight-year-old Gavin Garcia caught this 22-pound carp off his neighbor's dock. He used a doughball made from a hamburger bun for bait. Last week Gavin caught an 18-pound carp off t …


Team Rehab wins winter championship

The Canyon Lake co-ed softball team "Rehab" won the winter championship for the second season in a row. Player Gina Pinto says that's never been done before. Team "Rehab" has won t …


Golf News

The Canyon Lake Golf Course has four active clubs, plus a Junior Golf Program. Tee Time reservations begin at 6 a.m. daily and may be made seven days in advance. Residents may purc …


City Council meeting rescheduled

The December 7 City Council meeting has been rescheduled to December 14. The Closed Session meeting is at 5:30 p.m., Open Session meeting at 6:30 p.m. All City Council meetings tak …


Emergency Preparedness Committee

The Canyon Lake Emergency Preparedness Committee (CLEPC) meets monthly on the first Thursday at 6:30 p.m. in the Council Chamber at City Hall. The CLEPC is a committee made up of c …


Public Safety meeting open to citizens

Residents are invited to attend the meetings of the City's Public Safety Committee. The public will hear reports on Police, Fire, Code Enforcement, Special Enforcement, Emergency P …


CodeRed is an emergency notification system

The City of Canyon Lake has an emergency notification system called CodeRED, which will alert each resident by phone or e-mail in the event of an emergency. The ultra high-speed …


Chamber Notes

Residents are encouraged to support neighborhood businesses by shopping on Small Business Saturday on November 26.  Whether they are a family business, local shop, local restauran …


LESJWA is now on Facebook

The Lake Elsinore and San Jacinto Watersheds Authority (LESJWA) has a new Facebook page at www.facebook.com/LESJWA. LESJWA aims at improving water quality and the ecology of Canyon …


In Memoriam: Michael Neill

Michael "Mikey" Neill, formerly of Canyon Lake and Lake Elsinore, passed away on November 10. 2016. He was 48 yeas old. Michael was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Beth Neill …


Residents' contributions add interest to paper

One of the things that sets The Friday Flyer apart from other local newspapers is the opportunity to receive story and photo contributions from those who live and work in the commu …