‘Drive 4 Life’ Program This Saturday

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The Corona Police Department’s Traffic Section is presenting a “Drive 4 Life” Teen Driver Education Program this Saturday, August 8 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  This program is designed for young drivers between the ages of 15 ½ and 19 who have a driver’s license, a learner’s permit, or are about to get one.  The goal of the program is to educate our young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on our roadways, and to prevent fatal traffic collisions.  The program focus...

The Glass Shop at Corona Heritage Park and Museum

Did you know the Corona Heritage Park and Museum offers art classes in drawing, painting, watercolor, woodworking, glassblowing, and more? Glassblowing is the art of creating glass sculptures by manipulating molten glass. Few mediums in art are so fluid, exotic, and dangerously red hot! Watch as all the basics are touched-on and learn about the fascinating world of glass blowing. This segment of the Isle of Corona gets you up-close to how it's done inside our glass shop. For info on Glass ...

SR91Project: Serfas Club/ Maple Street Update

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As part of the 91 Project, the next phase of the “Serfas/Maple Makeover” will start soon, with work continuing through late 2016 in the Serfas Club Drive/Maple Street areas. Upcoming activities, with dates subject to change, include: Temporary Closure, Westbound 91 Serfas Club Drive Off-Ramp – This ramp will be closed temporarily for two months starting on or about August 10. Motorists can use the Maple Street off-ramp as the detour route. New Ramp Opening, Eastbound 91 Maple Street/Pa...

Back to School with Kids Club!

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School will soon be back in session which means After-School Recreation Kids’ Club is returning as well! The Library and Recreation Services Department invites your child for after-school fun at one of our eight sites around the City. Kids’ Club provides a safe place for your child to enjoy crafts, games, and homework time from school’s dismissal until 6 p.m. during the school year. Kids’ Club is open Monday through Friday and follows the Corona-Norco Unified School District calendar regardin...

How to Write Great College Essays

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Many great kids write average (even bad) college essays—essays about “life lessons learned from football” or “how my trip to Europe broadened my cultural horizons."  Better tales exist for college essays. Collegewise is hosting a workshop on Saturday, August 15. The workshop will be from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Corona Civic Center Gymnasium Gym Teen Room, 502 S. Vicentia Ave Corona, CA 92882 [MAP]. This workshop will show you what admissions officers really look for in great college essa...

Celebrate CAT’s 10th Annual Summer Theater Festival

A Christian Arts & Theatre present their 10th Annual Summer Theater Festival August 7, 2015 through August 16, 2015. The festival is two weekends long and will include three shows. From the duo that brought us Suessical and Ragtime, comes a hilarious murder mystery musical farce: Lucky Stiff! Lucky Stiff has the recipe for non-stop laughs that includes mistaken identities, $6 million in diamonds, and a corpse in a wheelchair. This comedic soufflé will leave audiences hungry for more. ...

Corona Fire Takes 1st place in Wing Eating Competition

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This past weekend was the first annual “Wild Wild West Fundraiser” hosted by Buffalo Wild Wings to benefit non-profit organization “Christmas Cheer All Year.” The chicken wing eating competition included competitors from local Southern California Police, Sheriff, and Fire departments. Corona Fire Engineer Jamie Pirritano and Corona Police Department’s Captain Tom Weeks represented Corona at the competition. Engineer Jamie Pirritano took first place, beating 32 police and fire competitors, by ...