Bicycles for Children Making a Difference in Our Community

Bicycles for Children
The Bicycles for Children organization, a local non-profit, was founded 4 years ago with the goal of donating 155 bicycles to impoverished children to the Corona-Norco Unified School District.   At the time, the organization hoped to donate five bicycles to each elementary school in the district. Through fundraising, being involved in community events, and private and business donations, they were able to exceed the goal, and purchased, assembled, and donated 196 bicycles and helmets.  Teachers ...

Grand Boulevard Off-Ramp Permanent Closure is Quickly Approaching

As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's 91 Project, the eastbound 91 Grand Boulevard off-ramp and westbound 91 Grand Boulevard on-ramp will close permanently in December. To prepare for these closures, improvements are scheduled for this area. The following schedule is anticipated, with dates subject to change; please see map graphic. Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 12:01 am: Eastbound 91 Grand Boulevard off-ramp closes permanently Monday, December 7, 2015: Second Str...

It is Time for a Pupgrade!

Kuranda Twitter
The City of Corona Animal Services & Shelter is seeking your help in upgrading the shelter dog beds.  Kuranda dog beds give the shelter dogs a much needed lift with the orthopedic support and off-the-floor comfort.  Dogs are kept cool in summer months because of the air circulation underneath the bed and are warmer in winter months due to the beds and blankets being lifted off of the floor.  The cot-style bed is a relief for dogs joints and are easy to clean for shelter personnel. To dona...

Circle City Chorale Winter Concert

CCC winter Concert
Circle City Chorale (C3), Circle City Singers, and the newly-formed Circle City Children’s Choir (C4) are all set for their winter/holiday show coming up on Saturday, December 12, 2015. C3 will be performing music in a variety of styles to please every taste.  C4 will have its own set and perform in the same vein.  To anchor the show, C3 will sing “Let There Be Peace on Earth,” written by Jill Jackson Miller and Sy Miller to commemorate the 50th anniversary of its release. Angela Rosser, ...

9th Annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Pearl Harbor 2015 11x17
In 1942, the US Naval Hospital in Norco received it's first patients from the infamous Pearl Harbor attacks. This year, marks the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII. On December 7, 2015 the 9th annual Pearl Harbor Remembrance Ceremony "The Last Heroes Standing" will pay tribute to those brave men and women whose magnificent actions formed one of the greatest generations of our time. Sadly, each day we lose more of the WWII and Pearl Harbor survivors. Please join the communities of Norco, Corona...

City of Corona Annual Tree Lighting & Holiday Celebration

2014 Tree Lighting
The City of Corona's annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration is taking place on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the South Lawn of City Hall [MAP]. This eagerly anticipated family tradition features live entertainment, the lighting of the tree, activities for children, and the return of the popular snow play area to begin the holiday season in Corona. Entertainment will be provided by Foothill Elementary Choir, CAT Corona and Cougrzz Rock. The talented vocalists from Foothill El...

Is There Any Significance in Mopping the Floor?

Womens leadership luncheon
The Holidays are descending fast and now the real pressure is on.  The "holiday pressure" on top of the normal pressure we as women live under the rest of the year.  The pressure to create the Hallmark Card version of our lives with gifts and baking and shopping and greeting cards and family arriving and on and on and on. With humor and song, Cyndi Monroe, will give you both a reason to laugh a bit and an opportunity to reassess why we put ourselves through it every year. Join us Wednesday...