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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…

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!

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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

City Hall to Host Blood Drive

Hopefully the recent earthquake and aftershocks have compelled you to think about earthquake readiness. The 5.1 quake affected dwelling units, power lines, water lines, roads, and some incurred injuries. About 70 Fullerton residents were evacuated from their homes and La Habra reported evacuating residents from several apartment complexes as a precaution. 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…

Toms Warehouse Sale in Corona

Toms Shoes is hosting a warehouse sale in Corona this week, Thursday through Sunday in Corona at 421 N. Cota Street [MAP].

Women’s shoes range from $22 to $45; men’s from $20 to $30; and kids from $17 to $25. Eyewear is also on clearance pricing from $36-$40. As with all TOMS purchases, their one-for-one campaign still applies: With every product you purchase TOMS will help a person in need. Continue reading…

CNUSD to Host Common Core Parent Information Nights

In the fall, Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) hosted a series of parent information nights about the Common Core State Standards.  The CNUSD has now announced a new series of parent nights this spring which will concentrate on the transition to Common Core Mathematics.  The primary focus will be to provide key information about the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, the 2013 Revision of the Mathematics Framework,  changes in instructional practices and curriculum, student and teacher resources, Common Core assessments, as well as a flow chart of courses,  implementation timeline, and tips for parents to assist children with Common Core Math. Continue reading…

Best-Selling Author Jamie Ford at the Library

Bestselling author Jamie Ford will be at the Corona Public Library this Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 7 p.m. for a free author event.

Ford is the author of “Hotel at the Corner of Bitter and Sweet” and his newest novel, “Songs of Willow Frost.”

Set against the backdrop of Depression-era Seattle, Songs of Willow Frost is a powerful tale of two souls—a boy with dreams for his future and a woman escaping her haunted past—both seeking love, hope, and forgiveness.

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Kids Rock Free with Mike Peters

Mike Peters will appear at the Fender Center Rhythm Lounge on April 26, 2014 at 8 p.m., doors open for VIP at 7 p.m. and General Admission at 7:30 p.m.  Mike Peters will be featured at a Master Class earlier in the day on one of his favorite past times, sharing his music for philanthropic purposes. Continue reading…

Corona PD: 2014 Shoulder Tap Operation

On Saturday, March 15, 2014, the Corona Police Department participated in an ABC Statewide Shoulder Tap Operation. During the operation, 56 subjects were contacted by decoys at eight off-sale locations, which resulted in four adults being arrested.

Shoulder Tap Operations target adults who purchase alcohol for people under 21 years of age.

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