CNUSD Seeking Community Input

On July 1, 2014, the Corona-Norco Unified School District’s Local Control Accountability Plan (LCAP) was approved. The LCAP is required to identify annual goals, specific actions, and measure progress for student subgroups across multiple performance indicators, including student academic achievement, school climate, student access to a broad curriculum, and parent engagement. Extensive parent and public input was obtained in developing this plan. School districts and charter schools are required to gather parent and public input in developing, revising and updating LCAPs.

“From One Room…” Tells 125 Year History of CNUSD

The Corona-Norco Schools Education Foundation (CNSEF) has brought together leading local historians and educators to tell the remarkable, poignant and at times humorous 125-year history of the Corona-Norco Unified School District in “From One Room…” Follow the evolution of how a sparsely populated region of Southern California, grew into an urban center and the effect the population growth had on the education and life of its citizens over the decades. You will read about the first schools in the region, the ugly policies of segregation, how schools coped with world wars and pandemics that forced school closures for weeks. You will learn how local control of schools shifted to County, State and Federal policies.

“Read Across America ” with Corona Police Department

On March 2 and 3, the Corona Police Department partnered with several schools within the Corona-Norco Unified School District to celebrate Read Across America.Read Across America The National Education Association Read Across America literacy program, now in its 18th year, is a year-round program that focuses on motivating children and teens to read through events, partnerships, and reading resources.

Mail Theft Arrest

On February 26, at 11:15 a.m., Corona Police Officers responded to the area of Masters Dr. and Christopher Ln. regarding a theft of mail. An eyewitness called the police and reported seeing an unknown female exit a gray colored jeep and steal mail from a mailbox.

Paws of Gold Adoption Event at Corona Animal Shelter

Follow the rainbow to the Corona Animal Shelter where you will find Paws of Gold! Irish eyes are smiling on the stray animals awaiting their new loving owners. From Saturday, March 7 to Saturday, March 14, all available dogs and cats can be adopted for only $15, which includes spay & neuter costs. Normal Dog-Licensing fees still apply. Put on your leprechaun hat and have a “Wee bit O’Fun” by visiting the Corona Animal Shelter and share a bit of the “Luck O’ the Irish” with our furry friends!

CNUSD Teacher Arrested for Lewd and Lascivious Acts with Child

On February 26, 2015, the Corona Police Department was notified by site administration of the Corona Norco Unified School District of the possible inappropriate touching of a student by a teacher at the Orange Elementary School, in the City of Corona. During the investigation, Orange Elementary Teacher Shane Alan Kent, 55 years of Corona, was identified as the teacher accused of the Shane Alan Kentinappropriate touching of a female student.

Westbound 2nd Street Closure

As part of the SR-91 Project, the westbound lane on 2nd Street between W Grand and Vicentia Ave will be closed starting Monday morning, 3/2/2015. This closure is for utility replacement and construction of the new 2nd Street, and will remain closed until the new 2nd Street punches thru from Buena Vista to Grand. Eastbound 2nd Street and the off-ramp will remain open.

Dine Out for the Stacy Family

Corona Chamber hosts Dine Out for the Stacy Family on March 2, 2015. Bill and Kelly Stacy have four beautiful children, three of whom have Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, a progressive and degen- erative muscle disease. They are in need of a custom van with a loading ramp Dine Out for Stacy Familyand spots to anchor one wheelchair and two power chairs. Corona can help this local family by dining out at one or more of the participating restaurants on Monday, March 2. See Flyer for participating restaurants and please print flyer to take with you.

Women’s Luncheon: Step Into Unstoppable Confidence- For Lasting Influence and Impact

Join us Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. at the Sizzler Restaurant where the Corona Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Corona, presents "An Accidental Entrepreneur" as part of the Women’s Leadership Luncheon series. Our special guest Rae Majors-Wildman is an award-winning business strategist, sought after speaker, best-selling author and CEO/President of Rae Majors-Wildman International.

CFD Launches 2+2=1 CPR Training

Sudden Cardiac Arrest can occur anytime and the reality is that many people are not prepared or properly trained to recognize and assist those who are experiencing this condition. Those experiencing Sudden Cardiac Arrest are in need of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The Corona Fire Department is pleased to announce and provide a new CPR Training program to assist in Sudden Cardiac Arrest survivability. The “2 Hands + 2 Hours = 1 Life” training consists of video instruction, periods of lecture and realistic hands-on practice and takes less than two hours. Though the training does not provide a “certification” in CPR, it does give you the skills to save a person’s life.

Art Auction to Feature Local Artists & Students

The Friends of RCCD Forensics invite you to help celebrate their 10th Anniversary Benefit Art Auction on Sunday, March 8, 2015 from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Eagle Glen Golf Club in Corona with your attendance. Local artists’ and Riverside Community College District student works in watercolor, acrylic, drawing, glass, jewelry, photography and more will be up for silent and live auction.

Upcoming Meetings

As a part of the City's Strategic Plan to Improve Communication with our Community and to commit to transparency in all City actions, here are the upcoming public meetings:

Artist-In-Residence Classes at Corona Heritage Park & Museum

Glassblowing, woodworking, ceramics and pottery-making are just a few of many skills offered at Heritage Park for children and adults by professional artists. The Park's art organization, The Arts Colony, also has regular art demonstrations and classes that include drawing, oils, acrylics, watercolor and more. If you're interested in art, you may even want to join.

Street Closure: Auto Center Drive

Street Closure Notice: Auto Center Drive will undergo a Full Street Closure on Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. from Pomona Road to Monica Circle for Bridge Work Operations. Please be advised and plan ahead accordingly.... Continue reading...

Corona Police Community Partnership Recognizes 2014 Employees of the Year

The Corona Police Department is proud to announce that the Corona Police / Community Partnership (CPCP) Board awarded the “CPCP 2014 Employees of the Year,” for each CPD division. During the course of the year, each division, FSD, ISD, and SSD selects an employee for each of the 4 quarters. At the end of the year, the CPCP Board reviews all employees of the quarter and selects an overall employee of the year for each division.