Chamber Salutes the Military with Memorial March Mile

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Recognizing the importance of the men and women who serve our country here in the U.S. and overseas, the Corona Chamber of Commerce salutes them annually for their bravery and sacrifice for our nation and this year the Chamber is hosting the inaugural Memorial March Mile on Saturday May 23. The walk will start at the Corona Chamber and end at Corona City Hall, walking around South Grand Boulevard. Once walkers arrive at the City Hall South Lawn near the Veterans Memorial, guest speaker Mike E...
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Corona PD Officer and Citizen Rescue Trapped Driver from Burning Car

Corona PD Officer Michael Neff Recognition
On Thursday March 5th, 2015 at 11:53 pm, Corona Police were dispatched to a 911 call about a vehicle fire. Officer Michael Neff arrived and saw a white Ford Escape crashed into a tree and its engine fully engulfed in flames. Two local citizens were already attempting to assist the trapped driver. Officer Neff attempted to extinguish the fire with the help of the two citizens. Officer Neff, Citizen Kenneth Lee and an unidentified citizen had just enough time to rescue the driver from the burning ...
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Talbert Announces Management Team Appointments

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Corona, CA- Darrell Talbert has announced the selection of his management team. Current Police Chief Michael Abel and current Administrative Services Director Kerry Eden have been appointed as Assistant City Managers effective April 17, coinciding with Talbert’s first official day as City Manager for the City of Corona. As part of continued cost containment measures, Abel and Eden will continue to oversee their respective departments as well as their newly appointed roles. Abel began with the...
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Blood Drive at City Hall April 16

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Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind. – Theodore Roosevelt The City of Corona, in conjunction with Lifestream, is hosting a blood drive Thursday, April 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the City Hall Multipurpose Room [MAP]. Blood donations cannot be stockpiled; the shelf life ranges from a few hours for some cells to 42 days for others. Donations must be made on a regular basis in order to maintain an adequate supply in the community. Life-...
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Start Off 2015 By Saving a Life: Blood Drive @ City Hall

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Happy New Year! Each January, most of us look forward to a fresh start. The New Year is a chance to set important goals for ourselves and commit to making this the best year ever! A new year brings the possibility of endless opportunities and the only question is: what will you do with it? According to a 2013 Forbes article, “…beyond spending time on ourselves, keying in to the people around us may be an even more powerful way to get closer to a sense of happiness and well-being.” Take the op...
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Notice of CDBG Funds Availability

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To promote greater self-sufficiency, sustainability and capacity for the provision of public services to low- and moderate-income people and special needs populations, the City of Corona hereby notifies private non-profit organizations and City Departments of the availability of CDBG Public Service Capacity Building Grants for the upcoming 2015-2016, 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 program years. A complete copy of the NOFA and Application document is attached to this e-mail in Microsoft Word 97-2003 fo...
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Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration at City Hall

Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way… to the Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration! The annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration will take place on Sunday, Dec. 7 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the South Lawn of City Hall [MAP]. This eagerly anticipated family tradition features live entertainment, the lighting of the holiday tree, activities for children, and the return of the popular snow play area to begin the holiday season in Corona. Entertainment for this year’s Holiday Lighting wil...
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