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May 22, 2015

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Remembering the fallen this Memorial Day

Remembering the fallen this Memorial Day

As a banner on a veteran's golf cart in last year's Fiesta Day Parade clearly proclaimed, Memorial Day weekend is a time to remember that "All gave some, some gave all." Residents got a new reminder of that on Monday afternoon when two fighter jets flew over Canyon Lake and Murrieta in honor of U.S. Marine Sgt. Eric Seaman, who lost his life on a humanitarian military mission in Nepal on May 12.…

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It's time for 'Fiesta Under the Big Top!'

Fiesta Day weekend has arrived, and with it a few important reminders for those who are driving or parking in the vicinity of the parade route and Lodge grounds…

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Here's the 'Fiesta Under the Big Top' Schedule

PARADE 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. MAIN EVENT 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. OPENING CEREMONIES 10 a.m. – Invocation – Pastor Pete VanDyke
10:05 a.m. – EHS Air Force Ju…

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Spitzer, Yarbrough re-elected, Horton elected to CLPOA Board

Enough ballots were cast to meet quorum for the CLPOA Annual Meeting and Election on Thursday, May 14, at the Lodge. After the votes were tallied and the meetin…

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Photo of the Week

In his incredible way with sports photography, Mike Clary captured almost every drop in the wall of water created by this slalom skier's turn during last weekend's Ski Club tournament.

Looking back at May of past years in Canyon Lake

Looking back at May of past years in Canyon Lake

65 Years Ago In May 1940, Evans Fish Camp (run by Elinor Martin's family) opened at its new location at what is now Holiday Harbor. It had been moved from its first location at what is now Indian Beach because of the receding water level. Opening day at Fish Camp usually was set for the last weekend in May.
40 Years Ago Notices of the POA Annual Meeting in May 1975 were mailed by a group of v …

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Ski Club holds first tourney of 2015

Ski Club holds first tourney of 2015

The Canyon Lake Ski Club held its first tournament for 2015 this past weekend, May 16 and 17.  Thirty-three skiers competed over the two-day competition in slalom, trick, and jump events.  Skiers count their best tournament performance for placement in each of the disciplines, and skiers' scores are submitted to USA Water Ski to be included for calculating each skier’s placement on the natio …

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GM's May 8 letter to EVMWD Board of Directors

Editor's Note: This letter was provided to The Friday Flyer at the request of CLPOA President David Eilers and General Manager Christopher Mitchell. "Board of Directors: "This l …


Spotlight on Seniors: Logan Gallagher

Logan Gallagher has obtained just about every accolade one can receive for the Temescal Canyon High School Water Polo and Swim teams, as well as being varsity captain for both. H …


Announcer wanted for upcoming ski shows

The Canyon Lake ShowCal Skiers Club is looking for someone to be its ski show announcer. As Show Director Cherie Schiafone says, "We are looking for the 'host or hostess with the m …


Wunderlich Real Estate Report for April

This April Real Estate Report is provided by Gene Wunderlich, director of government affairs for the Southwest Riverside County Association of Realtors. For space reasons, some of …


Travel Club visits Death Valley

Thirty-three members and guests of the Canyon Lake Travel Club took a three-day trip to Death Valley from April 29 to May 1 and described the weather as "just about right." Spoke …


Tennis Pro offers Kids' Summer Tennis Program

Tennis Pro Baba Soysa once again will be running his Kids' Summer Tennis Program, starting Tuesday, June 9, and ending Thursday, July 2. The classes will be held twice a week, on …


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 …


Family Matters to offer water fun, neon glow

The next meeting of the Family Matters Club will be on May 31 , from 2 to 5 p.m. at Indian Beach. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. The Club will provide pizza and beverages. …


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 …


Ray Chenette Tourney scheduled for May 30

The Ray Chenette Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Friday, May 30 at the Canyon Lake Golf Course, hosted by the Canyon Lake Chamber of Commerce. This year’s Tournament will …


Adopt-a-Pet: Bullet and Bonkers

Bullet is an 8-month-old, black and tan, male Chihuahua and Jack Russel mix. He is good with kids but has not yet been around cats or other dogs. Bullet's caretakers say he is a gr …