Summer Concerts on the Green 2016

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Summer is officially here! Kick it off with live entertainment that will bring you out of your seat and onto the dance floor. Performers will take you from the rock and roll of the 50’s and 60’s by Smokin’ Cobras or the timeless music of the Eagles delivered by The Long Run - Eagles Tribute Band, each night will be great for music enthusiasts. 2016 Lineup: Thursday, July 14th - Smokin’ Cobras Thursday, July 21th - LA Blue Band Thursday, July 28th - The Reflexx Thursday, August 4th - The Lo...

New EB91 Main Street On-Ramp to Open by 5:30 am on Thursday, June 23, 2016

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As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's (RCTC) 91 Project, the new eastbound 91 Main Street on-ramp to the 91 will open to motorists by 5:30 a.m. on Thursday, June 23, 2016. The Main Street ramp was closed in January 2015 so that crews could build the completely redesigned on-ramp. Motorists traveling north or south on Main Street will have access to the new on-ramp, which will connect to eastbound 91 only. Access from this ramp to northbound and southbound Interstate 15 i...

Revive Women’s Event in Corona

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REVIVE is a bi-annual women’s outreach event sponsored by Gap Gals Ministry, which is a local non-profit organization focused on Uniting, Empowering, & Equipping women so they can make a difference in the lives around them.  The Revive event on Friday, August 26, 2016 is a night of fun, inspiration, and hope as women of all ages gather and unite together across the Inland Empire.  The keynote speaker, Marian Jordan Ellis from San Antonio, Texas, will speak a message of hope to women of all g...

Summer Music Lessons with Fender Center for the Performing Arts

Fender Center for the Performing ArtsOffering Music Classes for all ages
It’s never too late to learn something new, which is why the Fender Center for the Performing Arts has a wide range of music classes for all ages.  Why let the kids have all the fun? New classes are starting for all ages to experience and make music.  All classes are hands-on.  Fender Center for the Performing Arts has instruments for all the students in a group lesson or you can schedule a private lesson at your convenience.  Adult piano and guitar classes are open to all levels. The week...

Coming Soon: Electric Vehicle Charging Stations & Bike Racks, Lockers!

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Do you want to ride your bike more, but don’t have a place to secure it? Have an electric vehicle that needs a quick charge while you’re on the road? We’ve got some good news for you! The City of Corona received grant funding to install bicycle racks and electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. Two grants were obtained, one from the California Energy Commission (CEC) and the other from the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) Mobile Source Air Pollution Reduction Review Committee...

Independence Day: Celebrate Freedom with the City of Corona

Independence Day Parade 2016
On Saturday, July 2nd the City of Corona will host its annual Independence Day Celebration. The Parade and Festival are eagerly awaited events that gather our community to celebrate our great nation and the ideals it stands for. The Parade begins at the intersection of Main and Pueblo at 9 a.m. and moves north to Olive Avenue. This year we have more than 100 participants, making it one of our largest Parades ever! Grab a seat early along Main Street near one of the three announcers’ booths lo...

Fireworks Illegal in Corona! Fines $500+

Fireworks Illegal in Corona
The City of Corona would like to remind everyone that it is illegal to possess, discharge or sell fireworks. Residents should adhere to the “no fireworks” law throughout the City of Corona (Corona Municipal Code 9.33.010-9.33.030). Every year, people are seriously injured, property is damaged, and the risk of fires increases due to the illegal use of fireworks. Our extremely dry conditions, due to the drought, create a greater potential for fires caused by fireworks, especially in or near the...

Corona Cooling Center

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Keep Cool! Protect Your Health When It’s Hot! Community Action Partnership of Riverside County is coordinating Cool Centers to provide drop-in sites for vulnerable individuals, seniors, the disabled, and others in need of temporary relief from the heat. Cool Centers will open to the public, in affected areas, when a “Heat Warning” is issued. Watch or listen for the “Heat Warning” on your television, radio, and local newspaper. Hot Weather Tips: Drink plenty of water. Avoid alcohol and...

Indications of West Nile Virus in Eastvale

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The first indications of West Nile virus in 2016 for the City of Eastvale have been detected in a sample of collected mosquitoes.  The mosquitoes tested positive for the virus on June 15, 2016.  The Northwest Mosquito and Vector Control District routinely monitors populations of adult mosquitoes and tests groups of adult female mosquitoes for the presence of mosquito-borne viruses. District staff will continue to canvass the area to look for and treat mosquito breeding sources.  They will als...

Father’s Day Pet Adoption Event

Father's Day Adoption Event
The City of Corona Animal Shelter is celebrating Father’s Day with a special adoption event.  Ties are so last year.  This year adopt a shelter pet!  Let’s get Dad the gift he can enjoy all year long.  Whether it is man’s best friend or a cute cuddle buddy, the choice is yours. Visit the Corona Animal Shelter during our Father’s Day Adoption Days starting Saturday, June 11 – Saturday, June 18.  All available dogs and cats can be adopted for only $20, which includes the cost of spay/neuter.  N...

Independence Day Celebration: Saturday July 2nd

Independence Day Parade 2016
 Every year the City of Corona is proud to assemble an Independence Day Celebration worthy of our great nation. Wondering what to expect at this year’s event? Here’s a sneak preview for you! The Main Street Independence Day Parade begins at the intersection of Main and Ontario at 9 a.m. featuring more than 70 local organizations, businesses, and families.  If you haven’t submitted your application, they are still available until June 10th for a $100 entry fee.  Spectators are encouraged to gr...

SR91 Project Update: Nighttime Full Closures throughout June

Nighttime full closures of westbound 91 at Maple Street and of eastbound 91 at Interstate 15 in Corona are scheduled throughout June, except on Sunday nights. Closures will occur: Westbound 91 at Maple, starting June 4 and continuing for about three weeks, excluding Sundays Eastbound 91 at I-15, starting June 4 and continuing for about four weeks, excluding Sundays The closures will allow crews to build the new Maple Street Bridge, the new westbound 91 Maple Street on-ramp bridge, and...

Live the Adventure at Summer Day Camp!

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The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services invites children from 5-12 years of age to join us for a summer full of games, crafts, friends, and happy memories! Adventure Day Camp (550 S. Vicentia Avenue) and Auburndale Day Camp (1045 Auburndale) begin on June 6, 2016. Adventure Day Camp is for children ages 5-8, who were enrolled in school this past school year.  The theme for this year’s Camp, “Dr. Seuss is on the Loose,” features a variety of games, crafts, and group activities that ...

Being Cool in the Pool: Corona’s Summer Aquatics Programs

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With summer starting to heat up, the City’s Recreation Services Division invites you to stay cool in the pool with our summer aquatics programs! Learning to swim is an essential life skill. Recreation Services has classes for beginners starting at six months to build comfort in the water all the way to more experienced swimmers refining their swim stroke. Lessons are held at a variety of times in two-week sessions (Monday-Thursday) beginning on June 13th and taught by certified water safety i...

Amateur Radio Field Day 2016

Members of the Corona Police Department Communication Specialist Volunteers (CSV) will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise, June 25 – 26 at Jameson Park, 1155 Valencia Road in Corona. The exercise will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday and will continue nonstop for 24 hours until 11 a.m. on Sunday. This event is open to the public and all are encouraged to attend. Since 1933, ham radio operators across North America have established temporary ham radio stations in pub...