Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension Grand Opening Celebration

Join the City of Corona for the Community Grand Opening Celebration of the Foothill Parkway Westerly Extension! The ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Foothill Parkway and Border Avenue. Enjoy live entertainment by Kids Rock Free and be the first to hike or bike along the new trail following the ceremony. The 2-mile completed project extends Foothill parkway west to Green River Drive connecting at Paseo Grande, providing an alternative rout...

2016 Temescal Wash Success

On October 8, 2016, the City of Corona organized another successful Annual Temescal Wash Inner - Coastal Water Way Cleanup Event. The clean up was held at the Temescal Wash area and Auburndale Street. The City of Corona is committed to protecting our environmental resources by organizing clean-up efforts like this one. This particular event is the City's annual cleanup in conjunction with the California Coastal Commissions Clean the Beach/Heal the Bay and Inner-Coastal Water Way cleanup eve...

Local organizations partner to benefit the Community

Two local organizations, Ability Counts, Inc. and Zhena’s Teas have partnered together to benefit the community. Ability Counts, Inc., (ACI) is a non-profit agency providing vocational training and employment opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities. The organization empowers individuals in their pursuit of meaningful employment and in achieving their greatest potential. ACI offers a variety of community employment options and strives to be creative in expanding opportunit...

Corona’s Spooktacular Events

  The nights are getting cooler and people throughout town are decorating their patios with pumpkins and frightful creatures. If you’re looking for fun and intriguing ways to celebrate Halloween this year, look no further than local Corona events!   Pumpkin Factory - All season long! Pick out your perfect pumpkin at the Pumpkin Factory  [Map]! While you’re there, take a farm hayride, grab a balloon creation, and stop by the Cowboy Corner. Also—enjoy magic, comedy and danc...

Red Ribbon – Family Fun Festival

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  Red Ribbon Week is the oldest and largest drug prevention campaign in the country. Although the start end dates can vary slightly depending on the organization and source, Red Ribbon Week generally takes place the last full week in October. Red Ribbon Week serves as a vehicle for communities and individuals to take a stand for the hopes and dreams of our children through a commitment to drug prevention and education and a personal commitment to live drug free lives with the ultimate...

Crime/Mystery Author Luncheon

The Friends of the Corona Public Library invite you to the 4th annual Crime/Mystery Author Luncheon. Join in on the fun for a “thrilling” catered lunch featuring a panel of crime and mystery authors. Tickets are $20 for FOL members and $30 for non-members. Tickets or on sale at The Friends of the Corona Public Library Book Shop. The panel discussion will include Award winning authors Tod Goldberg, Matt Coyle, Neil Griffin & Rachel Hall Howzell. Tod Goldberg is best known for his novels Ga...

Star Wars Day at the library!

  Calling all Star Wars fans! The Corona Public Library is hosting Star Wars Day on September 24, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Enjoy light saber demonstration shows at 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.  Meet and mingle with your favorite Star Wars characters, take part in the Jedi Training Activity Center, and have your pictures taken, too! In addition to photo ops, make a Star Wars craft, take a chance with an opportunity drawing for Star Wars swag, or really feel the power of the force an...

S.A.C.K – The 2nd Annual Imagine Dinner September 27

A night to honor special members of our community for their "Selfless Acts of Care and Kindness" Simple Acts of Care and Kindness (SACK) is having their 2nd Annual “Imagine Dinner”, Tuesday, September 27, 2016 in Corona.  Join the SACK Foundation for their Imagine Dinner honoring special members of the community for their selfless acts of care and kindness. All proceeds benefit the SACK Foundation to help stop bullying by supporting the World Kindness Youth Conference. This year's guest speaker...

Happy Anniversary Adoption Event

This week marks the one-year anniversary of the new Corona Animal Shelter, and the Animal Services staff would like to celebrate the success of the first year at our new location with a Happy Anniversary Adoption Event. In the past year, Corona Animal Services and Shelter has assisted in the adoption of more than 1250 animals to their fur-ever homes, not including animals redeemed by their owners! Starting Saturday, Sept. 10 through Saturday, Sept. 17, all pet adoptions will be $20, which in...

Corona PD “Run with ACOP”

  Childhood obesity is a growing problem that affects approximately 12.7 million American children between the ages of 2 and 19. The month of September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month and in response to this growing national epidemic, the Corona Police Department has established the “Run with ACOP” initiative as a community partner with the 100 Mile Club®. The mission of the “Run with ACOP” initiative is to raise child obesity awareness and to promote a healthy lifes...

NASA LIFTS OFF – Meet an Astronaut

The Corona Public Library invites you out on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 5 p.m. for a NASA LIFTS off event. The Library Initiative for Teachers and Students (LIFTS) is a partnership between the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Corona Public Library to inspire interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).  Through LIFTS, students, teachers, and library users will have access to numerous STEM-related resources. Join the NASA LIFTS off event, and ...

Low-cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic

In recognition of World Rabies Day, Corona Animal Services & Enforcement will hold a Low-Cost Rabies Vaccination & Dog Licensing Clinic on Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. This event will be held at the Corona Animal Shelter located at 1330 Magnolia Ave., Corona, (Map) approximately one block east of the I-15 freeway. Rabies is a virus that is transmissible from animals to humans. Each year approximately 60,000 people die from the deadly disease. The most ...

Heroes vs. Villains 5K & Flag Gauntlet October 29

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Help "Heroes 4 Victims" to prevent abuse, assault and child trafficking in Southern California by sponsoring,  volunteering, or participating at the 3rd Annual "Heroes vs. Villains 5K & Flag Gauntlet," a sunset run/walk this October 29, 2016. The "Heroes vs. Villains 5K" will take place at Panther Stadium, Corona High School, 1150 W. 10th St, Corona, CA 92882. The 5K will include a Halloween Carnival and Expo! The 1 mile race will being at 4 p.m. and the 5K race at 4:30 p.m. Register as ...

Fall 2016 | Kids Night Out

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Parents enjoy your Friday night out, while your kids enjoy their Friday night in - that is with the City of Corona's Recreation Program: Kids Night Out. Kids, ages 5-12, will enjoy a night of fun games, crafts, and snacks! 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 and $25 for non-residents. Registration must be ...

Personal Wildfire Action Plans: Ready! Set! Go!

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Protecting Your Home During a Wildfire - Safety Information Wildfires can spread rapidly, with little-to-no warning, often going unnoticed until it is too late. These wildfires, commonly started by human error, quickly ignite and burn through tinder-dry bushes and trees, and unfortunately spread to nearby homes as well. If you live in or near a fire-prone area there are various ways that you can help reduce the chance for severe damage to your home and property, by designing and landscapi...