Foodie Friday: Fish, Fish, Fish

During my years in the Marine Corps I traveled the United States and some of that time allowed me to visit some great fish restaurants, shacks and carts. Coming from Southern California this was a bit odd only knowing the hot dog carts from TJ, Baja California. Recently Corona has had some new fish establishments so what a great time to reminisce.

Boys and Girls Youth Basketball League – Volunteer Coaches Needed

Ever wanted to coach a youth sport? This October the City of Corona’s Library and Recreation Services Department is looking for volunteer coaches for the Youth Basketball program. Volunteer coaches play a pivotal role in the league, as the number of coaches determines the formation of teams. The basketball program consists of the following four divisions

Corona PD Hosts Animal Rabies Clinic 2014

In recognition of World Rabies Day the City of Corona Animal Services & Enforcement will hold a Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014 from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Rabies is a virus that is transmissible from animals to humans. Every year approximately 60,000 people die from the deadly disease. The most common method of contracting rabies is from an animal bite. To reduce the risk of infection, the State of California requires that all dogs over the age of four months be vaccinated against rabies. Local government agencies utilize Dog Licensing programs to encourage and track rabies vaccination in domestic dogs, and to notify pet owners in the rare case that a vaccine batch proves to be defective.

RCTC’s Business Support Program Meeting

Please join the Riverside County Transportation Commission to learn about construction activity on the 91 Project in Corona and Riverside and the new Business Support Program. Please attend to receive a project overview, learn what to expect during construction, and ask questions of the project team members. Join RCTC to learn how the project is moving "Fast Forward" on Tuesday Sept. 9, 2014 from 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. at the Corona Chamber of Commerce located at 904 E. Sixth St. Corona, CA 92879

CAT Hosts 3rd Annual Golf Tournament

Christian Arts and Theatre (CAT) is hosting its 3rd Annual Golf Tournament this month. It is fast approaching so be sure to mark your calendar for Monday, Sept. 22. The tournament will be held at the Champions Club at the Retreat in Corona and will be $125 per golfer. The price includes lunch, dinner, a golf cart for two, entertainment, and a chance to win prizes and more. If you are not interested in golfing but still would like to attend the dinner and auction portion of the fundraiser you can do so for $30.

Corona Public Safety Day 2014

The Corona Fire and Police Department invite you to attend our annual Public Safety Day on Oct. 4, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Join us for a day of fun, education and excitement for the entire family at the Crossings at Corona Shopping Center in front of Kohl’s Store, at Cajalco Rd. and I-15. This free event is family friendly and will feature information booths of many public safety related topics.

3rd Annual Women’s Leadership Conference in Corona

The Corona Chamber is excited to announce the 3rd annual Women’s Leadership Conference which will be held on Thursday, September 18, 2014, at the Historic Civic Center at 815 W. Sixth St. in Corona. The conference will include: continental breakfast, opening, morning and closing sessions, in addition to six different breakout sessions and lunch. The event will conclude with a wine and dessert reception with Corona Mayor Karen Spiegel, other elected officials and dignitaries.

Did You Know: The City of Corona Offers a Multitude of Resources

Are you new to Corona and interested in finding out more about the City? Or, have you lived here for years but would like access to in-depth information about City functions? You may already be familiar with, the City’s up-to-date website where you can find job opportunities, a calendar of events, contact City Council, view City Council meetings and much more!

Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebates in Corona

We can help – get up to $2,000 for buying a new Alternative Fuel Vehicle!!! The City of Corona is offering residents incentives to purchase qualified alternative fuel vehicles from auto dealerships here in town. You may be eligible for a rebate of $2,000 for new alternative fuel vehicle or $1,000 for a qualified used vehicle. The Corona City Council approved $40,000 for this program this fiscal year, July 2014 through June 2015. Residents have already been applying for rebates, so if you’re thinking of purchasing an alternative fuel vehicle, you should consider the City’s Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebate Program.

CPD Welcomes New K9

On August 8, 2014, the Corona Police Department’s K9 unit welcomed their newest addition.

“Ziggy” is a three year old Dutch Shepherd who will be assigned to his handler, Officer Daniel Matson. They will soon begin their six week Basic K9 Course at Adlerhorst International and upon completion of the class, they will be assigned to patrol duties.... Continue reading...