John and Sheryl Lewis bring neighbors together

John and Sheryl Lewis bring neighbors together

The Neighborhood Watch Program is based on the premise that one of the best crime prevention tools is a good neighbor. When neighbors know and trust each other they can work together and in partnership with law enforcement to create an effective crime fighting team. Neighborhood Watch fights the isolation that crime can create and feed upon. How successful a Neighborhood Watch group is depends on…

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Nominations open for community awards

Do you know an outstanding Canyon Lake volunteer, citizen, business, organization or youth? Now is the time to nominate them for recognition. The Canyon Lake …

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Here are the Community Patrol Stats for November

Statistics for the month of November are provided by Securitas Account Manager Jay Cregeen Community Patrol logged 17,300 mils and answered 265 calls for serv…

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Have brunch with Santa on Sunday at the Lodge

One of the last appearances Santa will be making in Canyon Lake this holiday season is at brunch at the Lodge on Sunday, December 18, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Fa…

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Photo of the Week

Credit: Barbara Spraul

Course with a view

Golf Pro Pat Kemble receives 'Above and Beyond' award

Golf Pro Pat Kemble receives 'Above and Beyond' award

CLIPPS is an organization made up of past presidents of the Women's Golf Club. Ten years ago CLIPPS came up with the idea of recognizing someone in the golfing community for their voluntary contributions. The annual award was named "Above and Beyond." Canyon Lake Golf Pro Pat Kemble is the recipient of this year's award, and the first male to receive it. Pat has been active in the Junior Golf Pro …

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Stop by Weg's home this weekend to visit Santa

Stop by Weg's home this weekend to visit Santa

Santa is making a stop at the Weg's home again this year. He'll be waving at passersby and greeting families from his "hot rod throne" in front of the home of Hans and Linda Weg at 24074 Canyon Lake Dr. North on Saturday, December 17, from 4 to 7 p.m. and Sunday, December 18, from 4 to 7 p.m.
Santa has been stopping by the Weg's home for the last eight years. In years past, this Santa use to …

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Golf Cart Parade winners announced

The chilly weather didn't stop residents from participating in the Golf Cart Parade and Toy Drive on Sunday, December 11. This year, 92 golf carts participated, which is nearly dou …


Parade of Lights winners announced

The Parade of Lights Boat Parade was held Saturday, December 10. The parade began in at the East Port boat launch and ended at Holiday Harbor where the winners were announce and tr …


Mark calendar for these holiday events

Country Club Ugly Sweater Party The Country Club will host an Ugly Sweater Party and Donation Drive tonight, Friday, December 16, at 5 p.m. This event will feature a holiday buffe …


Seniors enjoy trip to Mission Inn

Seventy four Canyon Lake seniors enjoyed a visit to the Festival of Lights at the Mission Inn in Riverside on Thursday, December 8. Ron Kelly and Kathy Barbay, orgainzers of the e …


Santa Rosa Academy holds Holiday Drive

Santa Rosa Academy includes Character Development into their curriculum by having a "Trait of the Month." The character trait for November was compassion. During the month of Nov …


AFV hosting holiday Furry Friends Kids' Camp

Animal Friends of the Valleys (AFV) is hosting a holiday edition of Furry Friends Kids' Camp for children five years old and older this Saturday, December 17, from 10 to 3 am. Th …


Winter Carnival full of festive fun

The Family Matters Club hosted its 3rd annual Winter Carnival at Holiday Harbor on Saturday, December 3. The free community-wide event featured "snow" falling, train rides, face pa …


Library's Buck-a-Bag book sale ends tomorrow

Saturday is that last day to take advantage of the Canyon Lake Library's week long "Buck-a-Bag" book sale. This is an "off-the-shelf" sale, which means customers choose their books …


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 …


Travel Club installs new officers

The Travel Club installed it's new officers at the club's annual Christmas dinner-dance on December 2. Marlene Cathro will serve as president, Nyla Finch as 1st vice-president mult …


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 …


Ladies group completes four week golf lesson

A group of women recently completed a four week beginner golf lesson taught my Golf Pro Pat Kemball. The lessons were held on Wednesdays from November 9 to December 7 and covered a …


POA News

Gift Cards The POA is offering gift cards that can be used at the Country Club, Golf Pro Shop and Golf Course, Lighthouse Restaurant and Bar and for POA merchandise such as licens …


City Connection

New City Council members The newly elected City Council members, Jordan Ehrenkranz, Randy Bonner and Larry Greene, were sworn in at the December 14 City Council meeting. Holiday Cl …


Chamber Notes

The Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce is an association of businesses and individuals organized to encourage a strong local economy and quality of life by promoting and advancing the …


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 …


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 …


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: Jo Garside

Eunice "Jo" Garside, age 94, of Sun City, California passed away on November 20, 2016, after a brief illness. She was born in Prescott, Arizona and was raised on a working cattle r …