Have a Happy and Safe Thanksgiving

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You already know Thanksgiving is the peak day for home cooking fires. The average number of home fires on Thanksgiving Day is normally double the average number of fires in homes all other days. Help keep your family safe by following these safety tips. This way everyone can have a happy and safe Thanksgiving. Stay in the kitchen when you are cooking - frying, broiling or boiling -  at high temperatures. Make your cooking area safe. Move things that can burn away from the stove. Turn po...

Former Teacher Arrested for Sex Crimes

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On Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 at about 11:30 a.m., Corona Police detectives arrested Anthony Joshua Perez, a 29-year-old Corona resident for unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor and possession of child pornography. In March 2015, Fontana Police Department notified the Corona Police Department regarding a child annoyance investigation involving Perez, a former Lee V. Pollard High School teacher. During the investigation, Fontana detectives uncovered evidence that revealed Perez was engaging i...

Buena Vista Ave Closed November 20-December 2

Closure of Buena Vista Avenue at the 91 Under-crossing for Roadway Lowering - November 20, 2015 to December 2, 2015 As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission's 91 Project, Buena Vista Avenue at the 91 under-crossing will be closed continuously from 6 p.m. on Friday, November 20 until December 2, 2015 so that the roadway can be lowered. There will be no pedestrian access during this closure. Motorists and pedestrians can use West Grand Boulevard or Lincoln Avenue as alterna...

Black Friday Pet Adoption Event at Corona Animal Shelter

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While you begin your holiday shopping, take some time to stop by the City of Corona’s Animal Services & Shelter and spread some holiday joy by adopting a dog or cat.  The shelter animals are anxiously waiting to join your family this holiday season.  Nothing brings more joy more than a wagging tail, a sloppy wet kiss, or a furry feline on your lap. Starting Saturday, Nov. 21 through Saturday, Nov. 28, the Corona Animal Shelter will celebrate “Black Pet Friday Week”.  The $20 adoption fee wi...

Household Hazardous Waste Event in November

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTION EVENT There will be a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the City of Corona City Hall parking lot, 400 S. Vicentia Avenue (enter off of Buena Vista Avenue) on November 14 and 15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is open to all Corona and Riverside County residents. HHW collection events provide you the opportunity to properly dispose of HHW and Electronic Waste (E-Waste) and it's FREE! Here are some important guidelines to follow: ...

“Drive 4 Life” Teaches Teens Driver Safety!

The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its “Drive 4 Life” teen driver safety program Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. This program is designed for young drivers who have a license as well as those who are about to get one. Our goal is to provide a FREE service to our community by educating our young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on our roadways and to prevent fatal traffic collisions. We focus on the four most common factors that lead to fatal traffic collisions invo...

Great Art Heist Auction

In the spirit of Sotheby’s, The Arts Colony at Corona Heritage Park will be hosting The Great Art Heist Auction [MAP].  Fine Art by the region’s best artists will be placed up for auction, with starting bids at such a steal, they might have to be called the “Coppers.”  All proceeds of the artist donated pieces will go directly to supporting The Arts Colony and their ongoing community programs, education, and gallery. Best of all, you have the opportunity to fill your home with art or acquire ...