It is Time for a Pupgrade!

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The City of Corona Animal Services & Shelter is seeking your help in upgrading the shelter dog beds.  Kuranda dog beds give the shelter dogs a much needed lift with the orthopedic support and off-the-floor comfort.  Dogs are kept cool in summer months because of the air circulation underneath the bed and are warmer in winter months due to the beds and blankets being lifted off of the floor.  The cot-style bed is a relief for dogs joints and are easy to clean for shelter personnel. To dona...

City of Corona Annual Tree Lighting & Holiday Celebration

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The City of Corona's annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration is taking place on Saturday, Dec. 5 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 tree, activities for children, and the return of the popular snow play area to begin the holiday season in Corona. Entertainment will be provided by Foothill Elementary Choir, CAT Corona and Cougrzz Rock. The talented vocalists from Foothill El...

Holiday Safety Tips

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Safety is a priority for the Corona Police Department and with the holiday season upon us, we want our community to be proactive in protecting themselves. Mid-November to early-January is a busy time for families to gather together, travel, and host parties. You can contribute to our community safety and security by taking special precautions. You can never be too careful. When you’re out shopping: Be aware of your surroundings. Keep a lookout for suspicious persons wherever you are. ...

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...

Double the Cheer at Peppermint Ridge

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Founded in 1959, Peppermint Ridge is a non-profit organization with the mission of providing loving homes and empowering support services for individuals with developmental disabilities, gently guiding these special people toward greater independence and fuller community participation. Today, 54 adults live in five homes on the main campus and 42 adults live in six homes throughout Corona.  At the Ridge, each resident has the opportunity to grow into their full potential, make friends, an...

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...

Nighttime Full Closures – Southbound 15 at 91 Interchange

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Nighttime Full Closures – Southbound I-15 at 91;  Night of Nov. 17 The Riverside County Transportation Commission’s 91 Project in Corona will require a nighttime full closure of southbound Interstate 15 at the 91 on November 17. Closures previously announced for November 12, 13 and 16 have been postponed. Lane closures will begin occurring at 9 pm. The roadway will close fully at 10 pm and reopen by 5 am on November 18. Connecting ramps to the 91 will remain open during the closures. As a d...