Corona Kids Night Out- May 8!

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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! Space is limited so reserve your spot at Kids Night Out today. To register o...
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Circle City Chorale Spring Concert

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Singing Makes Us “Happy” Circle City Chorale (C3), Circle City Singers, and the newly-formed Circle City Children’s Choir (C4) are all set for their spring show coming up Saturday and Sunday, May 16 and 17.  C3 will be performing music in a variety of styles to please every taste.  C4 will have its own set and perform in the same vein.  To anchor the show, the combined choirs will sing “Happy,” the Grammy award-winning song by Pharrell Williams.  This will be an experience sure to get you on your feet and bring a smile to your face. Sing * Soar * Inspire is the choirs’ motto and the memb...
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Day of the Child: Kids Play & Parents Gain Awareness

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The Corona-Norco Day of the Child has been bringing much needed resources and awareness to parents and fun activities to children for the past 22 years.  This program has brought community service information to thousands of parents.  This is a one-stop shopping center for all the activities and services in the Corona-Norco area:   Child Care Services, YMCA, Corona Life Services, Fender Museum-Kids Rock Free, Corona Symphony Orchestra, Norco Library, Corona Fire and PD K9 Unit, and Boy Scouts of America, just to name a few.  There will be over 80 different service groups attending, each one wi...
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City of Corona to Host Special Olympics Delegations from Iran and Slovakia

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Special Olympics athletes and coaches will visit Corona to enjoy and learn about the town’s culture before competing in 2015 World Games Corona announced today they will host Special Olympics Delegations (which include athletes and coaches) from Iran and Slovakia as part of the Special Olympics World Games Host Town program. Before the World Games begin on July 25, 2015, more than 7,000 athletes from 177 countries will be welcomed to communities throughout Southern California. The Delegations will spend July 21-24, 2015 in and around the City of Corona as they become acclimated to the time ...
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Corona Man Arrested for Sex Crimes on Juveniles

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On Friday, March 6, 2015, the Corona Police Department was contacted by multiple male adults who stated that they had been victims of sexual abuse as juveniles in the City of Corona. Corona Police Detectives began an investigation into the allegations and on Monday, March 9, 2015 arrested Shawn Edward Shaffer, 54 years old of Corona, for multiple counts of sexual molestation on a juvenile under 16 years of age. Shaffer is currently being held in the Robert Presley Detention Center with a bail of 3 million dollars. It has been reported to the Corona Police Department that Shaffer may have...
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CNUSD Teacher Arrested for Lewd and Lascivious Acts with Child

Shane Alan Kent
On February 26, 2015, the Corona Police Department was notified by site administration of the Corona Norco Unified School District of the possible inappropriate touching of a student by a teacher at the Orange Elementary School, in the City of Corona. During the investigation, Orange Elementary Teacher Shane Alan Kent, 55 years of Corona, was identified as the teacher accused of the inappropriate touching of a female student. Corona Police Detectives discussed applicable charges with the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office and on February 27, 2015, Shane Kent was arrested for lewd ...
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Mural Unveiling at the Riverside Art Museum

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On Thursday, Feb. 5 at 6 p.m., the Riverside Art Museum will be unveiling a mural created by five young people who participated in the Corona Police Department’s California Gang Reduction and Intervention (CalGRIP) Summer Program. These five CNUSD middle school students spent 11 weeks over their summer vacation participating in the CalGRIP program which included classes on social skills, life skills, resiliency skills and anger management. The students also took part in educational field trips including trips to the Museum of Tolerance, The West Wing Foundation and music lessons at the Fender ...
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