Firefighters make special delivery to fallen firefighter's family

Firefighters make special delivery to fallen firefighter's family

Jeff Roberts, a Canyon Lake resident and Captain at Fire Station 94 in Canyon Hills, made sure that fallen firefighter John Ruppert and his family were not forgotten this Christmas. John, also a Canyon Lake resident, passed away on June 9 from injuries he received while performing a routine maintenance check on a houseboat while the family was vacationing at Lake Powell. He was 35 years old. Joh…

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Here's how to dispose of Christmas trees, batteries

For safety reasons and convenience, residents may not want to cherish their dried out Christmas trees for too long after the holiday. CR&R is picking up trees o…

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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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Menorah Lighting and Hanukkah celebration is Friday, December 30

This year's Menorah Lighting Ceremony and Hanukkah celebration will be held on Friday, December 30, from 5 to 7 p.m. in the POA Conference Room at the POA Admin…

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Credit: Pat Van Dyke

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Tickets on sale for Senior Center New Year's Eve Party

Tickets on sale for Senior Center New Year's Eve Party

Canyon Lake seniors are counting down to New Year's Eve when the Senior Center will host a party for the 55 years and older bunch. The Semi-formal catered dinner-dance will take place at the Senior Center on Saturday, December 31, from 6 to 11 p.m. with a New Year celebration and champagne toast at 10 p.m. This event includes a sit-down dinner, party favors and a champagne toast. A DJ will provid …

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Feel the 'thrill of the chill' on Polar Bear Day

Feel the 'thrill of the chill' on Polar Bear Day

It’s time to grab your wakeboard, waterski, showski, wakeskate, swivel ski, jumpers, hydrofoil, trick skis or your bare feet and head on over to Sunset Beach on Saturday, January 7, at 9 a.m. for the annual Polar Bear Day. Boats and crews will be provided. Participants will brave the chilly water temperatures wearing swim suits and ski vests only during their ride; then warm up afterward on the …

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Kids eat pancake breakfast with Santa

In traditional Canyon Lake style, Santa arrived at the Ski Club sponsored pancake breakfast by ski boat. The kids were excited to make their own personalized pancakes with differen …


The Friday Flyer introduces new columnist

The Friday Flyer would like to introduce its readers to new columnist Marti Morrison. Marti joined The Friday Flyer two months ago as a reporter; however, due to her commitment to …


Allison Zander lands her first TV commercial

Thirteen-year-old Allison Zander recently landed her first national television commercial. Allison, who was born and raised in Canyon Lake, is being featured on the Best Buy Laser …


Cook's Corner: Go nuts for party nuts

Have you had enough sugar this month? There has been a lot of it going around since Thanksgiving. Actually, since Halloween. Candies, pies, and cookies seem to be plentiful at ever …


POA News

Holiday Hours The POA office will be closed on January 1 and 2. The Lighthouse Restaurant and Bar will be closed on New Year's eve from 5 to 8 p.m. to prepare for the evening's Ne …


Here are City and POA holiday closure dates

City Hall will be closed on January 1 and 2. The Canyon Lake Library will be open its regular scheduled hours on Saturday December 31, but closed on January 1 and 2. The POA off …


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 November 18 to December 18, 2016. R …


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 …


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

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 …


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 …