“Where’s Baby? Look before you lock” safety event, August 2, 2016

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Safety In and Around Cars Event The Corona Police Department is partnering with the Riverside University Public Health Department for a “Where’s Baby?  Look before you lock” safety event. It is summer time, and with temperatures exceeding triple digits, it is very important that we all take a second look in our cars to ensure children are not left inside. On Tuesday, August 2, 2016 from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., the safety in and around cars event will be held at the Health Administration Pub...
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Prepare Young Drivers with “Drive 4 Life”

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The Corona Police Department’s Traffic Section is presenting a “Drive 4 Life” Teen Driver Education Program Saturday, August 13 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.  This program is designed for young drivers between the ages of 15 ½ and 19 who have a driver’s license, a learner’s permit, or are about to get one.  The goal of the program is to educate our young drivers and their parents in an effort to promote traffic safety on our roadways, and to prevent fatal traffic collisions.  The program focus...
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First Annual RECREATION EXPO

Recreation Expo
Have you ever wanted to take an art or fitness class but just didn’t know where to start? Look no further because the Library & Recreation Services Department has activities suited just for you. Come join us for the first annual Recreation Expo at the Circle City Center, 365 N. Main St. on Saturday,  August 20, 2016 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Recreation Expo will showcase recreation classes and programs offered for youth, teens, adults, and seniors.  Come out and meet the instruc...
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FREE Corona Fire CPR Training

Free CPR Training
CORONA FIRE CPR TRAINING PROGRAM Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) can occur anytime and the reality is that many people are not prepared or properly trained to recognize and assist someone in need of CPR. The Corona Fire Department strives to arrive on scene of all emergencies rapidly. The average national response times to medical emergencies are just under 10 minutes. Firefighters and paramedics from the Corona Fire Department arrive on scene of a cardiac arrest call on an averag...
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Pickup & Recycling of Your Old Appliances

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Do you have old and even broken appliances taking up valuable space in your house or garage? No need to leave them collecting dust any longer! There is an Appliance Disposal service available to Corona. With just a simple phone call you can have your working or non-working appliances hauled away at your convenience. Kitchen appliances are often thrown out onto the curb for the garbage collectors to pick up. From there they are taken to landfills where they take up space, rust, and can exp...
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2016 Summer Concerts on the Green

Summer Concerts
Summer is officially here! Kick it off with live entertainment that will bring you out of your seat and onto the dance floor. Performers will take you from the rock and roll of the 50’s and 60’s by Smokin’ Cobras or the timeless music of the Eagles delivered by The Long Run - Eagles Tribute Band, each night will be great for music enthusiasts. 2016 Lineup: Thursday, July 14th - Smokin’ Cobras Thursday, July 21th - LA Blue Band Thursday, July 28th - The Reflexx Thursday, August 4th - Th...
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Fifteenth Annual Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire

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Saturday, June 4, 2016 the Corona Heritage Park will host the Fifteenth Annual Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Since the turn of the 21st Century, the Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire has been a window into the past, showcasing the Heritage Park & Museum, and bringing together antiques vendors and enthusiasts throughout the region. Providing opportunities in cultural discovery, the event brings a venue of exploration into art and designs that have come ...
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Save Money with Rebates!

Rebate Programs
DWP partners with multiple water districts to provide rebates for installing and/or upgrading to water efficient devices. Metropolitan Water District - www.SoCalWaterSmart.com Weather-Based Irrigation Controllers (WBIC) - $240 per WBIC (up to 2) Rotating Nozzles – $2 per nozzle (minimum 15) Rain Barrels - $75 per barrel (up to 4) or $300 per Cistern (up to 1) High Efficient Clothes Washers (HECW) - $135 for 1 Premium High Efficiency Toilets (PHET) - $40 per toilet for up to 9 ...
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New Opportunity to Help You Save Water – Drip Irrigation!

Free Drip Irrigation Classes (3)
Did you know that residential sprinklers typically run at only 50% efficiency? That means half of the water from sprinklers is being wasted from runoff, overspray or other inefficiencies. Drip irrigation systems run at about 95% efficiency, that’s because the water is going directly to the spot where the water needs to be.  To learn more, the City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) will be offering a new program to teach residents how to successfully convert an area of their yard ...
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Citrus Splash Zone Keeps Corona Cool

Citrus Splash Zone
The summer heat has made an early appearance this year, and the City of Corona’s Citrus Splash Zone is ready to help cool down Corona! Summer fun is in season starting Sunday, May 1st, at the Citrus Splash Zone. Located in Citrus Park at 1250 Santana Way [MAP], the Citrus Splash Zone features a number of water features including spraying jets and water cannons - making it a cool and fun activity for all ages to enjoy! The splash pad is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. from May 1st to Sept. 30th. ...
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Sandbags Available at Santana Park

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A week of stormy weather in expected in Corona. Heavy rain is expected to arrive in Southern California starting Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016 continuing through Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016 with an expected 2-4" across the region. The heaviest rains are expected today and Wednesday.  Strong south winds of 20-30 mph with gusts to 50 mph will be possible during the passage of the front. The City of Corona will provide up to 10 prefilled sandbags to City of Corona residents. Bags can be picked up between ...
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Corona Fire to Launch Resident Smoke Detector Program

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The Corona Fire Department and the Corona Firefighters Association Local 3757 will be implementing a Community Residential Smoke Detector Program.  The program was presented to the Corona City Council at yesterday’s meeting by Vice President of Local 3757 Fire Captain Trevor Walsh and Fire Chief David Duffy and was approved for implementation. Smoke detectors are the single most important means of preventing residential fire fatalities. A 2015 National Fire Protection Association (“NFPA”) rep...
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“Drive 4 Life” Teaches Teens Driver Safety!

The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its “Drive 4 Life” teen driver safety program Saturday, Dec. 5, 2015. 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. We focus on the four most common factors that lead to fatal traffic collisions invo...
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How to Write Great College Essays

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Many great kids write average (even bad) college essays—essays about “life lessons learned from football” or “how my trip to Europe broadened my cultural horizons."  Better tales exist for college essays. Collegewise is hosting a workshop on Saturday, August 15. The workshop will be from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Corona Civic Center Gymnasium Gym Teen Room, 502 S. Vicentia Ave Corona, CA 92882 [MAP]. This workshop will show you what admissions officers really look for in great college essa...
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Teach Your Teens to “Drive 4 Life”

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The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its “Drive 4 Life” teen driver safety program Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015. 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. We focus on the four most common factors that lead to fatal traffic collisions invo...
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