Child Annoyance Arrest

On Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at about 8 a.m., 34-year-old Corona resident Robert Sanchez Banuelos was arrested for the misdemeanor of Child Annoyance. Banuelos was identified by a 13-year-old female and her 12-year-old sister as the person who approached them in the area of Cota Street and Parkridge Avenue on Halloween. The sisters were walking home from school on Oct. 31, 2016 when Banuelos, who was accompanied by a female child, struck up a conversation with them. During the conversation, Ban...

Annual Dickens Dinner

The Santiago Choir Program cordially invites the community to the Annual Dickens Dinner, an evening of Holiday Merriment. The Dinner will take place on Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the Santiago High School Cafeteria (Map). The Christmas Concert will follow the dinner and begin at 7 p.m. The Santiago High School Choir is a 160-member award winning group. Every year the Madrigals hold a Dickens Dinner and silent auction to raise funds for their trips and competitions. The dinner ...

Pet Adoption Event & Expo

Bring a new furry family member home for the Holidays! The City of Corona Police Department, Animal Shelter, and Library & Recreation Services Department invite you to the first Annual Pet Adoption Event and Expo on Saturday, December 3, 2016!  The event will take place at the Circle City Center (Map) from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., rain or shine! Attendees may bring their own four-legged friends for pictures and activities or welcome a new one into their family!  Adoption fees are $20 for non-...

SR91 closure of Lincoln Avenue between Second/D St. & Pomona Rd.

The 91 Project will require a closure of Lincoln Avenue between Second/D Street and Pomona Road for paving this weekend. The closure will start Friday, Nov. 11 at 9 pm and end by Monday, Nov. 14 at 4 am. During the closure, motorists on Second/D Street may travel east through the Lincoln Avenue intersection. West of the intersection, westbound travel will be available only west of the Shell Station on Lincoln Avenue. East of the intersection, motorists may travel east and west on Second Stree...

Corona’s Winter Events & Holiday Cheer!

Help us spread Holiday Cheer, Share your Community Events! Spark of Love Toy Drive From Thursday, November 17th to Saturday, December 24th, 2016 The Corona Fire Department will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for deserving families within our community. Collection sites will include all 7 Corona Fire Stations, Fire Headquarters, City Hall, and at the Circle City Center. All toys will be donated to the Settlement House, which will be then distributed to children within Corona and Norco. ...

Protect California Citrus

A plant disease that kills citrus trees has been found in California. The disease, called Huanglongbing or citrus greening disease, isn’t harmful to humans, but it is fatal for citrus trees and has no cure. The disease is spread by a pest called the Asian citrus psyllid as it feeds on citrus tree leaves. Until researchers find a solution, California homeowners who enjoy growing fresh citrus fruit in their yards, and California farmers tending to $2.5 billion worth of citrus fruit trees must work...

Corona PD Receives Grant for Special Traffic Enforcement & Crash Prevention

The Corona Police Department has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the California Office of Traffic Safety (OTS) for a year-long program of special enforcement and public awareness efforts to prevent traffic related deaths and injuries. The Corona Police Department will use the funding as part of the city’s ongoing commitment to keep our roadways safe and improve the quality of life through both enforcement and education. “Impaired driving is a growing epidemic throughout the nation,” says C...

SR91: Milestone Activities the Week of October 16

91 Project
  The 91 Project in Corona will reach a number of milestone activities the week of October 16, 2016, including the opening of new ramps and the two-month closure of ramps. Conditions will be changing, so please be prepared, follow detour routes, allow extra travel time and share this information with friends and colleagues. During the closures, please continue to patronize local businesses. The project is 85 percent complete and the new lanes remain on schedule to open during the first h...

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...

Picnic Shelter Rentals

Get out—and enjoy Corona's beautiful public parks! If you're looking for the perfect place to hold your next birthday party or family gathering, look no further than your local city parks. We're sure you'll see the perfect place for your event - and budget! Corona’s parks feature a wide array of amenities including jogging courses, playground equipment, soccer/baseball/softball fields, basketball/tennis courts, and ADA accessibility. Check online to view individual park amenities.  ...

Yoga for Hope

  Yoga Den invites you to join them for the inaugural Corona Yoga for Hope at Santiago High School (Map) on Sunday, October 2, 2016 from 7:30- 10:30 a.m. When you put down your mat to raise funds for Yoga for Hope, you help City of Hope shorten the time it takes to get from bold, innovative ideas to powerful new treatments for cancer and diabetes. This inspirational morning will consist of sunrise snacks, live music, a raffle, and yoga for every- body—featuring  several mini-classes f...

Metrolink Rams Train – $10 Round Trip

Get ready for all the excitement as the Los Angeles Rams return to L.A. Save the screaming for the stands, not at traffic. Take the train and arrive ready to cheer on the blue and gold! You’ll enjoy the game even more when you ride Metrolink– your train ticket is also good for free Metro Rail connections. Hop on board, relax and avoid all the hassles of traffic when you take the train to the game. Service from the Antelope Valley, San Bernardino, 91/PVL and Orange County Lines. For just $1...

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...

Waste Collection: Oct. 15 & 16

Waste Collection
There will be a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection event at the City of Corona City Hall parking lot (Map), on October 15 and 16, 2016 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. This event is open to all Corona and Riverside County residents. Drop off any leftover hazardous materials from your home or garage! Acceptable Items: Unacceptable Items: • Paint • Shellacs • Paint thinner • Turpentine • Epoxies • Resins • Adhesives • Caulking • Paint stripper • Varnishes • Wood stain • Wood prese...

Corona Symphony Orchestra “Circle City Suite”

Circle City Suite ICC
The Corona Symphony Orchestra will present the debut of the "Circle City Suite". The Corona Symphony Orchestra has commissioned Dr. Glenn Pickett to compose a 5 movement suite that musically highlights the rich history of Corona. Each movement represents a chapter in Corona's history. There will be a projected illustrations and narration as the suite is being played. Movement 1: The Luiseno Native Americans of Temescal Valley Movement 2: The Butterfield Stagecoach that came through Corona ...