News Briefs

RTA offers college students free unlimited bus rides.

Thanks to the Go-Pass and U-Pass programs, students at Cal Baptist University, La Sierra University, Moreno Valley College, Mt. San Jacinto College, Norco College, Riverside City College and UC Riverside get unlimited rides on RTA buses. Whether it’s a local bus to class, work or the movies, or a CommuterLink Express bus to the beach, simply swipe your college ID and enjoy the ride. RTA also ex…

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Residents invited to play bingo at the Senior Center

Canyon Lake bingo fanatics need not go any further than the Main Gate to play bingo. The Canyon Lake Lioness Club holds a bingo fundraiser every month on the first and third Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Senior Center. Doors open at 12:30. Due to State Law, bingo is limited to those over 18 years of age and older. The minimum buy-in is $10. The price includes a six-sheet paper set, which allows…

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Red Cross urges public to give blood now

The American Red Cross is experiencing a severe winter blood shortage and is urging the public to give blood now. According to the American Red Cross, since December 1, 2016 about 300 blood drives across 27 states have been forced to cancel due to inclement winter weather, resulting in more than 10,500 blood and platelet donations going uncollected. Despite the weather, hospital patients still rel…

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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 3 p.m. Monday. Scholarships The Canyon Lake 9ers Golf Club is currently accepting applications for its 2017 Golf Scholarship. All students are encouraged to apply. Applications are available in the Canyon Lake Golf Pro…

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Nancy Horton answers questions over coffee

Residents are invited to meet for coffee and casual conversation with Elsinore Valley Municipal Water District Division 1 Director Nancy Horton on the last Tuesday of every month from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Sports Stop Pub & Grill in the Canyon Lake Towne Center. Coffee with Nancy is an informal come-and-go monthly gathering for residents to express their concerns and ask questions. Nancy, a Ca…

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Nominate a veteran for 2017 Veterans Service Awards

State Senator Jeff Stone is seeking nominations for individuals and groups for the 2017 Veterans Service Awards. The awards are given annually to 10 military veterans from the 28th Senate District who have gone above and beyond the call of duty to help their fellow veterans and members of the community. "We owe our veterans a debt that can never be repaid," says Senator Stone. "This award is just…

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Want to submit news, photos but don't know how?

Residents may have questions about information appearing in the newspaper – for example, “Is there a charge to place an announcement or obituary?” or “How do I submit a picture for Photo of the Week or Near and Far with The Friday Flyer?" Here are some helpful tips: • Submission for Photos of the Week are encouraged. Please send the largest file possible, at least 1 MB. Photos should be …

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