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Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebates in Corona

We can help – get up to $2,000 for buying a new Alternative Fuel Vehicle!!! The City of Corona is offering residents incentives to purchase qualified alternative fuel vehicles from auto dealerships here in town. You may be eligible for a rebate of $2,000 for new alternative fuel vehicle or $1,000 for a qualified used vehicle. The Corona City Council approved $40,000 for this program this fiscal year, July 2014 through June 2015. Residents have already been applying for rebates, so if you’re thinking of purchasing an alternative fuel vehicle, you should consider the City’s Alternative Fuel Vehicle Rebate Program.

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.

Circle City Chorale to Launch Children’s Choir

Are you the parent of a future star? Does your child love to sing? Would you like to see your child on stage? The next American Idol? Circle City Chorale (C3) is forming a children's choir in Corona for kids in the 4th through 8th grades. This choir will make its debut as guests at C3 Holiday Concerts, Dec. 6 and 7.

Corona PD Prepares Teen Drivers with ‘Drive 4 Life’

The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its "Drive 4 Life" teen driver safety program Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. This program is designed for young drivers who have a license as well as those who are about to get one. Our goal is to provide a FREE service to our community by educating our young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on our roadways and to prevent fatal traffic collisions.

Corona Police Explorers Academy

On July 20, 2014, the Corona Police Department began hosting its fifth police explorer academy. The academy is a week-long and culminates with a graduation ceremony on Saturday, July 26, 2014. Thirty-three young men and women are enrolled in this year’s explorer academy. Each day the explorers receive instruction in a class setting, on subjects such as career choices, first aid, leadership, lifetime fitness, handcuffing, K-9 tactics and communications.

Personal Wildfire Action Plans: Ready! Set! Go!

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 landscaping your home with wildfire safety in mind; selecting materials and plants that can help contain a fire rather than fuel it.

Women’s Leadership Luncheon: Your Local Government: Working for You

Have you ever wanted to know more about local government? Would you like to learn about the role of the City Council and how decisions are made? If so, then the next Women’s Leadership Luncheon is for you! On Wednesday, August 6th, from 11:30 a.m. to 1p.m. at the Sizzler Restaurant (1461 Rimpau Avenue), the Corona Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the City of Corona will present “Your Local Government: Working for You” as part of the Women’s Leadership Luncheon series. The luncheon will feature Mayor Karen Spiegel who will explain the different forms of government and the role of the City Council.

National Night Out 2014

The Corona Police Department invites you, your neighbors, and community groups to be a part of National Night Out (NNO), Tuesday, August 5,2014. NNO events are intended to heighten crime and drug awareness, generate support for, and participation in, local anti-crime programs, strengthen neighborhood spirit and police-community partnerships. We want to send a message back to criminals letting them know that Corona neighborhoods are organized and fighting back.