Book Clubs Kits

The Corona Public Library invites you to reserve a Book Club Kit for Your Book Club Today! Book Club kits may be checked out free for 8 weeks. The guide includes an author biography, book reviews & discussion questions. Many selections are now available, with many more on the way! Check out your own Book Club Kit, visit the Adult Info Desk at the Corona Public Library or call 951-736-2404 to reserve your next kit.     Book Club Kit titles include:  The Art of Rac...

November at Corona Teen Zone

After school is cool at the Corona Teen Zone! What is the Corona Teen Zone? The Corona Teen Zone (CTZ) is a free, walk-in program for Junior High Teens, ages 12-14 and grades 7 and 8. CTZ offers homework help, computer lab access, crafts & activities, workshops from community partners, a book club, a movie club, and volunteer opportunities. While the program is free, registration is mandatory. Applications can be picked up at the Corona Public Library, at the Auburndale Community Center...

Halloween Safety Tips

The Corona Police Department would like to share a few Halloween Safety Tips. Follow these quick tips to ensure you have a safe, Spooktacular Halloween! Children should begin trick-or-treat activities during daylight hours. Children should trick-or-treat in groups, with adult escorts close by. Parents should carry flashlights with them. Children should wear proper fitting, comfortable costumes and shoes. Parents should place reflectorized tape on various areas of the costumes ...

“Kids & Cops Holiday Magic”

Holiday Magic
The 14th annual Corona Police Department “Kids & Cops Holiday Magic” will take place on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at Sheridan Park (Map),  from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.  The event provides crafts and game activities for underprivileged children from our community. Last year, the "Kids & Cops Holiday Magic" program presented over 1,000 underprivileged children with gifts. This was all made possible through generous community donations. Registration dates for this event will be held on Satu...

Complete Project Milestone Activities

The 91 Project reminds motorists of new conditions on Corona ramps and roads, due to a series of milestone activities reached last week, October 16 through October 21, 2016 : The new westbound Maple Street flyover on-ramp is open. The Maple Street Bridge is open with two southbound only lanes. The Main Street Undercrossing is open with three lanes in both directions. The westbound Serfas Club off-ramp is open. The westbound Lincoln Avenue on-ramp is closed for two months. Motori...

Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Grand Opening Celebration

Join the City of Corona for the Community Grand Opening Celebration of the Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension! The ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Foothill Parkway and Border Avenue. Enjoy live entertainment by Kids Rock Free and be the first to hike or bike along the new trail following the ceremony. The 2-mile completed project extends Foothill parkway west to Green River Drive connecting at Paseo Grande, providing an alternative rout...

CAT presents Beauty and the Beast

Beauty & the Beast
Christian Arts and Theatre (Map) presents the most beloved Disney Musical of all time. "Be Our Guest" as you step into the enchanted world of Broadway's modern classic, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, an international sensation that has played to over 35 million people worldwide in 13 countries. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim...

Corona PD Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement & Crash Prevention

The Corona Police Department has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcement and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic related deaths and injuries. The Corona Police Department will use the funding as part of the city’s ongoing commitment to keep our roadways safe and improve the quality of life through both enforcement and education. “Impaired driving is a growing epidemic throughout the nation,” says C...

Palm Springs Fundraiser Raffle

Palm Springs Fundraiser Raffle
Local Corona business, Monster Energy, supports survivors of Palm Springs' fallen officers through the Corona Police Officer's Association Raffle On Saturday, October 8, 2016, Palm Springs lost two officers, Jose “Gil” Vega and Lesley Zerebny in an officer-involved shooting. Officer Vega was a 35-year department veteran, and Officer Zerebny was a new mom to a little girl, back after maternity leave. Hundreds of members of the community paid their respects at the joint memorial service that was ...

Red Robin® Tip-A-Cop for Special Olympics Oct. 20

Local law enforcement will trade in their handcuffs and badges for gourmet burgers and aprons at Red Robin® restaurants in Southern California as part of the national Tip-A-Cop event benefiting Special Olympics. Law enforcement will collect tips and help serve Red Robin restaurant guests. The Tip-A-Cop for the local Red Robin at 419 N McKinley St, Corona (Map) will be held Thursday, October 20, 2016 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. To check other location's date and times, click here. All donations...

Amber Waves of Grain | Veteran Fundraiser Nov. 5

Beer Festival
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...

City reconfigures lane on Green River

Update Oct. 19, 2016: Due to equipment failure the reconfiguration of Green River was unable to be completed the night of October 18, 2016, as planned. The WB on-ramp at Green River was opened to 3 lanes. Crews have scheduled the remaining work to occur Thursday, October 19, 2016. Oct. 18, 2016: In an ongoing effort to address many of the safety-related traffic concerns facing morning commuters using the Green River Road to westbound SR-91 On-Ramp, City Contractors along with 91 Project C...

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...

National Drug Take Back Initiative

On Saturday, October 22, 2016, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will be holding their Tenth Annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative event. The goal of the program is to allow Southern Californians to deliver all of their unused, unwanted, or expired medications to law enforcement officials who can, in turn, dispose of these controlled substances in a secure and non-hazardous manner, potentially saving lives and protecting the ecosystem, while educating the general publ...

SR91: Milestone Activities the Week of October 16

91 Project
  The 91 Project in Corona will reach a number of milestone activities the week of October 16, 2016, including the opening of new ramps and the two-month closure of ramps. Conditions will be changing, so please be prepared, follow detour routes, allow extra travel time and share this information with friends and colleagues. During the closures, please continue to patronize local businesses. The project is 85 percent complete and the new lanes remain on schedule to open during the first h...