Tag Archives: City of Corona

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...

CNUSD Seeks Applicants for Vacant School Board Seat

Corona-Norco Unified School District Seeks Applicants for Vacant School Board Seat The Corona-Norco Unified School District is currently seeking applicants to fill a vacant School Board position formerly occupied by Michell Skipworth, whose resignation was received by the District on August 4, 2014. She served on the Board of Education for nearly 6 years. The candidate selected to fill the vacancy would assume the seat for the remaining term once held by Mrs. Skipworth which ends in November 2016. Community members interested in assuming a provisional appointment to the school board must meet the following requirements: Provisional Appointee Candidate Eligibility Requirements

CPD Seeks Help in Identifying Auto Theft Suspect

On Aug. 8, 2014, at approximately 5 p.m., Corona Police Officers responded to the 2900 blk. of Breezy Meadow Circle, regarding an auto theft that had just occurred. The suspect walked into an open garage and stole the victim’s vehicle. The vehicle was eventually located in the Crossings Shopping Center where the victim’s credit card had already been used at several stores. The suspect is described as a bald white or Hispanic male adult, last seen wearing a dark shirt, khaki shorts, and black shoes.

SoCalGas Offers Customer Assistance Programs

The Southern California Gas (SoCalGas) is providing some much needed support to the families in our community that may easily qualify for SoCalGas company’s Customer Assistance programs.

Community members may be eligible for a 20% discount on their monthly natural gas bill at their primary residence. SoCalGas customers may also receive a discount on their Service Establishment Charge when starting new service. Continue reading...

Estancia Del Sol Senior Living Opens Leasing Center

Estancia Del Sol, WESTliving’s newest senior living community is pleased to announce the opening of their Leasing Center. The Leasing Center is open 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and welcomes prospective residents and families to drop by for a glimpse of the exceptional lifestyle, amenities and innovative programs Estancia Del Sol has to offer.

Drowning Prevention: What You Should Know

So far in 2014, near-drowning incidents in the City of Corona have occurred more than in any other City in Riverside County, according to Riverside County Public Health, Injury Prevention Services. Six near-drowning incidents in children age 0 to 5 years have occurred in Corona.

Corona PD Thanks Community for Great National Night Out

Hundreds of Corona residents joined over 37 million people from communities across the nation on Tuesday, August 5, 2014 in celebration of National Night Out (NNO). This was Corona Police Department’s second year participating in this annual NNO event, which emphasizes the vital importance of police-community partnerships. This year, our residents, neighborhood watch groups, and city social groups were encouraged to host their own NNO event. Corona Police Personnel visited each group that registered their NNO event through the police department website.

Corona PD Alert: Help Identify Robbery Suspect

On July 21, 2014, shortly after midnight, a suspect robbed the ARCO AM-PM Gas station at 785 N. Main St. This incident was captured on in-store surveillance video. The Corona Police Department is attempting to identify the suspect, seen in the video wearing a black hat, sunglasses, and a grey sweatshirt and was believed to have been armed with a handgun. This same suspect is wanted for questioning in two other robberies that occurred at other nearby businesses.

Emergency Drought Regulations

Recently, the State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB) announced some emergency regulations regarding water use due to drought conditions in the state. Some of the regulations include fines of up to $500 for those who do not comply.

Townhomes Coming to North Main

The Townhomes at Main will bring 45 attached townhomes to a 3.8 acre lot on North Main Street in Corona. The residential townhome development aims to bring 13 two-bedroom, 16 three-bedroom, and 16 four or more bedroom units to the currently vacant land located on the west side of N Main Street north of Parkridge Avenue [MAP].