Families invited to ‘Maui Monday’ at Lodge

Families invited to ‘Maui Monday’ at Lodge

There will be food and fun for the whole family this coming Monday, Labor Day, as the Lighthouse Restaurant, ABC Bounce, Good Time Entertainment, and the Polynesian Entertainment Group present the 2nd annual "Maui Monday" on the Lodge patio and Sunset Beach. The event officially begins at 5 p.m. Party leis will be provided free of charge while supplies last. The menu will be much the same as Tac…

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City Council candidates begin to weigh in UUT measure

As Canyon Lake voters consider the Utility User’s Tax (UUT) measure, which will be on the November ballot, they're likely to hear various opinions – some ed…

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Nathan, Brooks win top honors at ski championships

A number of Canyon Lake's top water-skiers participated in two major water-skiing events in the past month. To do so, they first had to qualify with tournament…

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Remembering Brett Downey on 10th anniversary of his death

Brett Downey was killed at the age of 11 on August 19, 2004 while riding motocross at the Glen Helen Raceway. He was getting up from a fall when he was struck b…

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Photo of the Week

This photo sent by Melissa Harris shows a paddle-boarding outing with her dog, Ziggy. Melissa and Mark sent the picture for a photo feature The Friday Flyer planned to include this week in honor of National Dog Day, which was Tuesday, August 26. Happily, lots of people sent pictures of their pooches! Unfortunately, space on color pages is limited this week, so the pictures will be saved for another issue. Instead, please enjoy the pictures from last week’s Paddle and Pedal Regatta in an adjacent article.

Bingo fundraising event provides fun, support

Bingo fundraising event provides fun, support

The Tennis Club and Lioness Club joined forces last Saturday, August 23, to host a bingo fundraiser party for Tennis Club member Jimmie Aguilar and his family. Jimmie is currently being treated for stage 4 tongue cancer. According to Tennis Club President Marga Kidd, there was a full house to play bingo, eat, drink, win door prizes and participate in the live auction. Marga thanks everyone for …

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Paddle and Pedal Regatta is 'a success'

Paddle and Pedal Regatta is 'a success'

Last Saturday's Paddle and Pedal Regatta was "very successful," according to Fitness and Triathlon Club spokesperson Ronale Rhodes. She says approximately 100 people participated, paddling and pedaling from Indian Beach to East Port and back. The event concluded with a potluck barbecue and beach party celebration at Indian Beach. Participants took advantage of the great weather and enjoyed the c …

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Youth invited to free concert at Indian Beach

Canyon Lake Bible Club and Elevation church in Menifee are partnering to welcome back to Canyon Lake "Go Project," an award-winning hip-hop/rap group from San Diego that reaches ma …


Arts and Entertainment

'9 TO 5' opens September 19 Canyon Lake Community Theatre announces its next production, “9 to 5,” will open Friday, September 19. It is a musical comedy about three ladies, t …


Save the date for annual Lions Club Breakfast

The Canyon Lake Lions Club will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, September 14, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Holiday Harbor. The menu will include scrambled eggs, sa …


Sarah is a "Pawsome" dog and more

Sometime during November of 2009, a sad and lonely dog was found wandering in the desert near Hesperia. She hadn't had food or water for quite a while when the Humane Society found …


A Summer Story: In the Deep Forest

By Ken Cable Special to The Friday Flyer The Friday Flyer columnist and published author Ken Cable says he took a break from writing his third novel to write a short story for Th …


Police to step up DUI enforcement this weekend

Law enforcement agencies throughout California and the nation will be stepping up DUI enforcement before and during the Labor Day holiday from August 26 through September 2. There …


In Memoriam: Mavis Kerr

Longtime resident Mavis Kerr passed away on August 16, 2014 at her daughter's home in Long Beach. She had been residing with her daughter, Kathy Santangelo, since having a heart at …


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 …


A 'Stormy' evening for Chair Volleyball

Each year, members of the Canyon Lake Chair Volleyball group attend a Storm baseball game. This year's event was especially exciting as they were scheduled to attend a Wednesday ga …


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

Women's Golf Club Golfers are invited to round up their partners for the annual Member/Member Tournament on September 9, 11 and 16. The western-themed  tournament will be a two-d …


Adopt-a-Pet: Annie and Scratchy

Annie is a red, female, 2-year-old terrier. She is friendly and playful. According to her handlers, Annie is a little character and will make a wonderful pet. She will need to be s …