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Corona PD Dispatchers Honored at CPRA

On Thursday, April 17, 2014, the Corona Police Department will have six of their Public Safety Dispatchers honored during the Annual Telecommunications Awards Banquet. This event is held in conjunction with the National Telecommunicator’s Week, which is April 13-19.

The California Public-Safety Radio Association (CPRA), and its parent organization, the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials-International (APCO), solicited and reviewed nominations from over 240 local Sheriff, Police, Fire and EMS agencies in the Southern California area. Continue reading…

Corona to Participate in Cool California Challenge

Help Corona be California’s “Coolest” City!

The CoolCalifornia Challenge is on! Join today! Sign up to show that the City of Corona is greener and “cooler” than our local competition! Every resident in the City of Corona has the opportunity to earn points in the CoolCalifornia City Challenge and be more energy-efficient! Continue reading…

Safely Surrendered Baby Locations in Corona

Do you know what this logo means? This is the Safely Surrender Baby logo. The Safely Surrendered Baby Law which was signed permanently into state law in 2006 is in response to the increasing number of infant deaths due to abandonment in unsafe locations.

The law helps to save lives of newborns that are at risk of abandonment by encouraging parents or persons with lawful custody to safely surrender the infant within 72 hours of birth, with no questions asked. Continue reading…

Corona Hires Three New Officers

The Corona Police Department welcomes Officers Eduardo Banuelos, Daniel Clary, and Daniel Brazeal. All three officers were sworn in by Chief Abel on April 7, 2014.

Officer Banuelos comes to the Corona Police Department as a lateral with seven years of experience with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department. Officer Clary and Officer Brazeal are also lateral officers from Desert Hot Springs Police Department. Continue reading…

Circle City Chorale Concert

Founded in January, 2010, the Circle City Chorale has become one of the Inland Empire’s premier choirs in just four years. While some organizations have been in a state of flux, downsizing with the economy, C3 has grown from 20 members to nearly 70; there is a reason for that!

“We all have our issues at home or work. Continue reading…

New ADA Swings Installed at Three Corona Parks

Three new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant swings have been installed over the past several months at three Corona parks. Kellogg, Brentwood and Mountain Gate Parks all received a new universally accessible swing that will enable both young children and children with special needs to feel the thrill of a ride on a swing, while allowing their parents to easily and safely take them in and out of the swing via new rubberized surfacing also installed. Continue reading…

26 Restaurants to Participate in Dine Out for Jordan Day!

The City of Corona has proclaimed Monday, April 7 as “Dine Out for Jordan Walker Day”. On this day, 26 restaurants will be participating in the Corona Chamber of Commerce’s “Dine Out for Jordan” Day. Jordan Walker is a junior at Santiago High School, who suffered a major spinal cord injury while playing in a CIF football game on Nov. 22, 2013. Dine Out for Jordan was created by the Corona Chamber to draw traffic to local businesses on a usually slow day in an effort to raise a substantial amount of money for Jordan and his family. In addition to medical bills, the Walkers’ home will need to be remodeled for wheelchair access. Continue reading

Earthquake Preparedness Month: Are You Ready

April is Earthquake Preparedness Month, it has been recognized since the April 1906 San Francisco earthquake and continues to be supported by the state assembly urging all Californians and government agencies to engage in education, evaluation of seismic hazards, mitigation, safety activities, and the exchange of information related to earthquake preparedness with other states and nations. Continue reading…

Participants Wanted for “Main Street USA Independence Day Parade

The City of Corona is seeking participants for its annual Main Street USA Independence Day Parade, which will take place on Friday, July 4, 2014 at 10 a.m.  The parade route will proceed north on Main Street, beginning at Pueblo Road and ending at Olive Street.  This is a non-competitive parade which provides entertainment, community spirit and fun for all to enjoy.   Continue reading…

DUI, Driver’s License Checkpoint Planned Tonight

Corona Police Department Traffic Unit will be conducting a DUI/Driver’s License Checkpoint on March 28, 2014, at an undisclosed location within the city limits between the hours of 9 p.m. to 3 a.m.

The deterrent effect of DUI checkpoints is a proven resource in reducing the number of persons killed and injured in alcohol or drug involved crashes. Continue reading…