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Students Offering Solutions Address Teen Vape Usage

U CAN STOP (United Corona and Norco Stamp Tobacco Out Program) will be hosting the 2015 student led Town Hall event, S.O.S. Students Offering Solutions All About Vapes on May 7, 2015. SOS Vapes Town HallThis event will feature a Health and Wellness fair with games, educational booths, food and prizes followed by discussions and presentations about health and safety, advertising, and policy, surrounding youth e-cigarette and vape usage.

WB 91 Main Street Off-Ramp to Close for 10 Months

The 91 Project will require the closure of the westbound 91 Main Street off-ramp in Corona for approximately 10 months, starting in mid-May. Please use the westbound Lincoln Avenue off-ramp as the detour; alternate routes will be McKinley Avenue at the 91 and Hidden Valley Parkway at Interstate 15. The ramp closure will allow crews to safely rebuild the ramp, construct retaining walls and widen the 91 roadway.

Citrus Splash Zone Keeps Corona Cool

The summer heat has made an early appearance this year, and the City of Corona’s Citrus Splash Zone is ready to help cool down Corona! Summer fun is in season as of Friday, May 1st, at the Citrus Splash Zone. Located in Citrus Park at 1250 Santana Way [MAP], the Citrus Splash Zone features a number of water features including spraying jets and water cannons - making it a cool and fun activity for all ages to enjoy! The splash pad is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from May 1st to Sept. 30th.

Corona PD Officers Recognized for Excellence, Valor, Lifetime Achievement

Six members of the Corona Police Department will be recognized tonight at the Law Enforcement Appreciation Committee (LEAC) 2015 Appreciation Dinner at Pechanga Resort and Casino.

Sexual Assault Investigation Seeks Additional Victims

On March 10, 2015, detectives from the Fontana Police Department arrested Anthony Joshua Perez, 28 years old in Corona. Perez, who was a teacher at Fontana High School, was arrested and ultimately charged with fiveAnthony Joshua Perez counts of 278 PC, Child Stealing. The charges were in reference to an inappropriate relationship with a Fontana High School student and he is currently out of custody on bail.

Save Water and Money with the Cash for Grass Rebate Program

The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) is pleased to offer the Cash for Grass rebate program to help residents replace turf grass with water wise plants. Participants receive up to $2 per square foot for turf grass that is replaced. The purpose of the program is to incentivize water-efficient planting alternatives to turf grass, as well as to increase water use efficiency in Corona. Removing turf grass is a great way to save water and money!

West PAC Team Compliance Sweep

On April 28, 2015, the Riverside County West Post-Release Accountably and Compliance Team (PACT) conducted a Parole, Probation, and PRCS compliance sweep in the City and unincorporated areas of Corona and Norco.

Cyber-Proof Your Business Workshop

Join the City of Corona Economic Development Team and George Kardously of Strategic Business Resources for a cyber-proof your business workshop on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at the City of Corona’s Multi-Purpose Room.

Corona Kids Night Out- May 8!

If you’re a kid ages 5-12 and looking for a night of fun games, crafts, and snacks the City of Corona has the perfect evening for you! Kids Night Out is a recreation program held every second Friday of the month. The evening will be a whirlwind of uninterrupted fun with activities and entertainment. The cost for Kids Night Out is $15 for Corona residents/$25 for non-residents respectively and registration must be done prior to attending so be sure your parents sign you up early. The next Kids Night Out is May 8!

Corona Fourth of July Parade Participants Wanted

Celebrate Independence Day by taking part in the City of Corona’s Fourth of July Main Street Parade! This beloved tradition in Corona is a non-competitive parade that features local organizations, teams, businesses, and residents celebrating the founding of our great nation. The Parade takes place on Main Street from Ontario to Olive Streets and draws 4,000 people to cheer on their family, friends, and neighbors. This year’s Parade will take place at 9AM on Saturday, July 4th.

Closure of Joy St. Connection to E. Grand Blvd.

Special Notice: Closure of Joy Street Connection to E. Grand Boulevard for Completion of Utility and New Street Configuration Monday, April 27 at 12:01 a.m. to Approximately Late June 2015

As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission’s 91 Project, the connection of Joy Street to E. Grand Boulevard will be closed starting on Monday, April 27 at 12:01 a.m.... Continue reading...

Corona Introduces Adaptive Recreation: Friday Night Fun

The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services Department is broadening its outreach to the community to include a versatile Adaptive Recreation Program. This unique program will provide recreational opportunities for teens and adults with developmental disabilities.

“Stamp Out Hunger” Food Drive

On Saturday May 9, more than 175,000 letter carriers across the U.S. will collect non perishable food donations their customers leave by their mailboxes.

Highway Fire Update

Update as of April 20 @ 8:30 a.m. - The Highway Fire is holding at 1020 acres with 35 percent containment. All evacuations have been lifted. All road closures were lifted as of 6 p.m. on April 19. Please drive cautiously and yield to fire equipment on roadways. There continues to be low lying smoke in the surrounding communities. Residents with sensitivity to smoke should be cautioned about heavy smoke in the fire area and beyond to neighboring communities.

Women’s Luncheon Series: The Importance of Followup Strategies

Join us Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. at the Sizzler Restaurant where the Corona Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Corona, presents "3 Follow Up Strategies To Get More Clients and Close More Sales” as part of the Women’s Leadership Luncheon series. Our special guest is Wanda Allen, National Speaker, Coach and Author, will share her proven follow up system and strategies that are tried, tested, proven and effective. These strategies will dramatically increase sales, significantly increase pipelines and strengthen relationships.