Leaks Can Run, but They Can’t Hide

Are you ready to chase down leaks? Household leaks can waste more than 1 trillion gallons of water annually nationwide, so each year we hunt down the drips during Fix a Leak Week. Mark your calendars for EPA's ninth annual Fix a Leak Week which will take place March 20 through 26, 2017, but remember that you can find and fix leaks inside and outside your home to save valuable water and money all year long. Learn how to find and fix leaks during Fix a Leak Week. It's as easy as 1-2-3 To che...
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HHW Collection Event March 11 & 12

Properly dispose of HHW & E-Waste for FREE! There will be a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the City of Corona City Hall parking lot (Enter off of Buena Vista) on Saturday, March 11 and Sunday, March 12, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is open to all Corona and Riverside County residents. Drop off any leftover hazardous materials from your home or garage! Acceptable Items: Unacceptable Items: • Paint • Shellacs • Paint thinner • Turpentine • Epoxies ...
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Trauma Intervention Program (TIP) – Volunteers Needed!

For over 20 years, Trauma Intervention Program volunteers have been working in partnership with Corona’s Emergency Responders and Corona Regional Medical Center providing support to emotionally traumatized citizens immediately after tragedy strikes. TIP Corona is an all-volunteer, non-profit, public benefit corporation serving the citizens of Corona and surrounding communities. TIP volunteers are specially trained citizens who are available 24/7/365 to be called upon by emergency responde...
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Free Landscape Class

  Register Today for the Free Landscape Class for January! The City of Corona Department of Water and Power is hosting a California Friendly Landscape Training class this January. The landscape class is designed to introduce the concept of sustainable landscaping, focusing on creating beautiful, and water-efficient gardens. Learn six methods to make your garden a California Friendly Garden: Using a Holistic Approach to Gardening Building a Living Soil Sponge Rethinki...
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Corona-Norco School District Water Watch

The Corona-Norco School District (CNUSD) is continuing their efforts to help Corona save water by involving their students in the process. CNUSD has begun a new program called Water Watch in which informational banners are being posted at all Corona schools to help catch water wasting issues that are occurring at their schools. This includes reporting broken sprinklers, excessive watering, and other water waste concerns that may occur at the schools. Issues can be reported in a variety of ways i...
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Turn Back Your Irrigation Timers

Fall and winter are great times to adjust and check your irrigation. Overwatering during fall and winter can actually damage or kill some plants rather than preserve them. To ensure your landscape stays in good condition this fall, be sure to complete this checklist for an efficient running irrigation! Check to assure that sprinklers are reaching all areas of your landscape Check that nothing is broken or clogged Check your irrigation lines for leaks by looking for puddles or soft...
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Protect California Citrus

A plant disease that kills citrus trees has been found in California. The disease, called Huanglongbing or citrus greening disease, isn’t harmful to humans, but it is fatal for citrus trees and has no cure. The disease is spread by a pest called the Asian citrus psyllid as it feeds on citrus tree leaves. Until researchers find a solution, California homeowners who enjoy growing fresh citrus fruit in their yards, and California farmers tending to $2.5 billion worth of citrus fruit trees must work...
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Amber Waves of Grain | Veteran Fundraiser

All-American Riders is hosting a special fundraiser event, Amber Waves of Grain, designed to bring together craft beer lovers with Veterans. The community is invited to participate in the event to raise funds for non-profit organizations directly supporting Veteran causes. The event will be held at Stone Church Brewing, Shops at Dos Lagos (Map) on Saturday, November 5, 2016. The parade will begin at 10 a.m. and the event will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tickets are only $40 and it includes un...
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2016 Temescal Wash Success

On October 8, 2016, the City of Corona organized another successful Annual Temescal Wash Inner - Coastal Water Way Cleanup Event. The clean up was held at the Temescal Wash area and Auburndale Street. The City of Corona is committed to protecting our environmental resources by organizing clean-up efforts like this one. This particular event is the City's annual cleanup in conjunction with the California Coastal Commissions Clean the Beach/Heal the Bay and Inner-Coastal Water Way cleanup eve...
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Local organizations partner to benefit the Community

Two local organizations, Ability Counts, Inc. and Zhena’s Teas have partnered together to benefit the community. Ability Counts, Inc., (ACI) is a non-profit agency providing vocational training and employment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities. The organization empowers individuals in their pursuit of meaningful employment and in achieving their greatest potential. ACI offers a variety of community employment options and strives to be creative in expanding opportunit...
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S.A.C.K – The 2nd Annual Imagine Dinner September 27

A night to honor special members of our community for their "Selfless Acts of Care and Kindness" Simple Acts of Care and Kindness (SACK) is having their 2nd Annual “Imagine Dinner”, Tuesday, September 27, 2016 in Corona.  Join the SACK Foundation for their Imagine Dinner honoring special members of the community for their selfless acts of care and kindness. All proceeds benefit the SACK Foundation to help stop bullying by supporting the World Kindness Youth Conference. This year's guest speaker...
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Heroes vs. Villains 5K & Flag Gauntlet October 29

Help "Heroes 4 Victims" to prevent abuse, assault and child trafficking in Southern California by sponsoring,  volunteering, or participating at the 3rd Annual "Heroes vs. Villains 5K & Flag Gauntlet," a sunset run/walk this October 29, 2016. The "Heroes vs. Villains 5K" will take place at Panther Stadium, Corona High School, 1150 W. 10th St, Corona, CA 92882. The 5K will include a Halloween Carnival and Expo! The 1 mile race will being at 4 p.m. and the 5K race at 4:30 p.m. Register as ...
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Personal Wildfire Action Plans: Ready! Set! Go!

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Protecting Your Home During a Wildfire - Safety Information Wildfires can spread rapidly, with little-to-no warning, often going unnoticed until it is too late. These wildfires, commonly started by human error, quickly ignite and burn through tinder-dry bushes and trees, and unfortunately spread to nearby homes as well. If you live in or near a fire-prone area there are various ways that you can help reduce the chance for severe damage to your home and property, by designing and landscapi...
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Women’s Improvement Club of Corona – New Membership Social, August 23, 2016

New Membership Social The Woman's Improvement Club of Corona (WICC) invites the Corona community women to join them for yummy hors d'oeuvres, wine, and refreshments. Attend the social to see what the Club does for the community. WICC asks guests to bring a friend. The New Membership Social is a fun way to meet and socialize with women like yourself while giving back to your community. The club offers many different interests and opportunities to be involved in various charitable activities w...
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“Where’s Baby? Look before you lock” safety event, August 2, 2016

Safety In and Around Cars Event The Corona Police Department is partnering with the Riverside University Public Health Department for a “Where’s Baby?  Look before you lock” safety event. It is summer time, and with temperatures exceeding triple digits, it is very important that we all take a second look in our cars to ensure children are not left inside. On Tuesday, August 2, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., the safety in and around cars event will be held at the Health Administration Pub...
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