Minor Decoy ABC Operation

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On Jan. 30, 2016, the Corona Police Department cited one clerk for selling alcohol to minors. The actions were the result of a minor decoy operation in which minors under the direct supervision of officers, attempted to purchase alcohol from 16 retail licensees in the City of Corona. Those who sold to the minor face a minimum fine of $250, and/or 24 to 32 hours of community service for a first violation. In addition, ABC will take administrative action against the alcoholic beverage license o...
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Lifeguards Wanted!

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Aquatic season is just around the corner.  The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services Department is currently recruiting for Lifeguards, Water Safety Instructors, and Pool Managers.  The Library and Recreation Services Department will be offering classes in March to obtain the needed certifications. Information will be posted in the Spring edition of the Corona Connection Recreation Brochure and online at DiscoverCorona.com.  Certifications can also be obtained through Safe Swim and t...
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Valentine’s Day is a Good Reminder to Love the Earth with Recycling and Waste Reduction

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Waste Management recommends alternatives to traditional tokens of affection that make the holiday of red and pink a little greener Whether a hopeless romantic or a cynic, Valentine’s Day is an opportunity to show love to the Earth, the one who takes care of each of us, by being environmentally conscientious. Valentine’s Day cards are exchanged annually, which can contribute to a spike in annual waste production. This holiday, Waste Management urges the public to consider eco-friendly gifts fo...
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Corona Reds Coach Supports T1D Athletes

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Dylan George and his buddy Parker Davis have been best friends for almost 10 years now.  They both have a passion for baseball which started around age 5 when they were introduced to T-Ball together.  What you won’t know by looking at them is that both Dylan and Parker have Type 1 Diabetes (T1D). Type 1 Diabetes is a chronic, life-threatening autoimmune disease in which a person’s pancreas produces little to no insulin. Insulin is a hormone needed in order to get energy from food. T1D can occur ...
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Bomb Threat & Evacuation Update

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On Feb. 9, 2016, at 10:23 a.m. Corona Fire and Police Departments in conjunction with Riverside County Sheriff’s Hazardous Device Team were dispatched to the 800 block of North Main Street in Corona to investigate a bomb threat. During the response, at approximately 1:55 p.m., the Hazardous Device Team deployed their tactical robot along with the Corona Fire Hazardous Materials Team to investigate the threat. The back window of the van was breached and upon doing so, one adult male was found ...
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Bomb Threat & Evacuation

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On Feb. 9, 2016 at approximately 10:23 a.m. Corona Dispatch received a call for medical aid for a man down, unconscious in a vehicle behind a vacant commercial building located at the 800 block of North Main Street in Corona. Upon arrival a note was found attached to the van which included a bomb threat. As a result, Corona Police and Fire Departments have evacuated the adjacent elementary school, Parkridge elementary, Amberlite Mobile Home Park, and Parkridge Meadows Apartments. Coron...
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Santiago High School Student Earns Perfect Score on AP Exam

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The Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) celebrates Santiago High School student Sarah Ki for earning perfect scores on her Advanced Placement (AP) Exam in spring 2015. Sarah was one of only 16 students in the world to earn every point possible on the AP Studio Art: Drawing Portfolio Exam. Looking across approximately 4.5 million AP Exams taken by 2.5 million U.S. public high school students in 2015, only 322 students earned every point possible on an AP Exam, a rare accomplishmen...
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