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2014 National Take Back Initiative

On April 26, 2014, the Drug Enforcement Administration will be holding their Eighth Annual National Take Back Initiative event.

The goal of the program is to allow Southern Californians to deliver all of their unused, unwanted, or expired medications to law enforcement officials who can, in turn, dispose of these controlled substances in a secure and non-hazardous manner, potentially saving lives and protecting the ecosystem, while educating the general public about the potential for abuse of medications. Continue reading…

Dive into Recreation

Strap on a scuba tank, pull on some fins, and prepare to dive into Recreation!

Recreation Services is pleased to present “Discover Scuba” and the “PADI Open Water Scuba Course”. These courses are taught in the controlled environment of a pool as an introduction to scuba to build a comfort level with being underwater and familiarity with the gear needed to dive. Continue reading…

Making a Splash this Summer: Citrus Splash Zone

The weather is warming up, are you ready to make a splash this summer? On May 1, the City of Corona is opening the Citrus Splash Pad for the summer! Located at Citrus Park 1250 Santana Way[MAP], the Splash Pad has a number of water features such as spraying jets and water cannons making it a fun and wet activity for all ages to enjoy. Continue reading…

Senior Center to Host Mothers Day Brunch

“A mother’s love is forever: time, distance, hardship…all fall before the strength of her love.” – Author Unknown.

Ladies 50 years of age and older are invited to share a morning celebrating motherhood and enjoying the camaraderie of other mothers over brunch at the Historic Community Room. This annual event serves as a small token of appreciation for the many things mothers do and have done for us throughout our lives. Continue reading…

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event

On Saturday and Sunday, April 26 and April 27 the City of Corona will be holding a Household Hazardous Waste Collection event.

This event is free of charge and will be held at City of Corona Corporation Yard located at 735 W Public Safety Way [MAP]. The event will be held between the hours of 9 a.m. 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…

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…

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…

National Mayor’s My Water Pledge Challenge

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My Water Pledge is a friendly competition between cities across the US to see who can be the most “water-wise.” Mayors nationwide will challenge their residents to conserve water, energy, and other natural resources on behalf of their city through a series of informative, easy-to-use online pledges.

About My Water Pledge

Cities with the highest percentage of residents who take the challenge in their population category win. Continue reading…