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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Concerts on the Green

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The City’s annual summer concert series is back and ready to spice up those summer nights with cool tunes and rocking rhythms! This year’s series will have a variety of sounds from the Beach Boys and 80’s rock ‘n roll classics from Bon Jovi, to the upbeat harmonies of Latin music and soulful sounds of rhythm and blues. This year’s line-up is sure to deliver tunes that will get you up and out of your seat! Thursday, July 9th - Woodie and the Longboards Thursday, July 16th - Born Jovi ...
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2015 Fourth of July Parade, Festival and Fireworks in Corona

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Every year the City is proud to assemble a Fourth of July celebration worthy of our great nation. Wondering what to expect at this year’s event? Here’s a sneak preview for you! The Main Street Independence Day Parade begins at the intersection of Main and Ontario at 9 a.m. this year. Please note the earlier start time! The Parade will feature more than 70 local groups, businesses, and organizations.  If you haven’t submitted your application, they are still available until June 12 for a $100 ...
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Job-Readiness Programs

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The last two grant-supported job-readiness programs offered at Corona Public Library are coming up. Take this opportunity to broaden your own career and employment horizons! GETTING YOUR FIRST JOB Monday, June 8, 2015 from 10:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Corona Public Library. This workshop presented by Jamie Beck, career education consultant, is FREE except for your own very well-invested time – you will find out new ways to assess your career potential and learn how to target job sear...
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Library Kicks Off SummerFest with Book-a-Palooza!

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Come join the fun at the Corona Public Library as we celebrate the kick-off of Summerfest 2015 and our Summer Reading Program with our annual Book-a-Palooza on Tuesday, June 9 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.! All ages can enjoy crafts, a local author showcase, demonstrations by Corona Police and Fire, and musical performances, including the UC Riverside Taiko Drum Ensemble, plus, the first 250 people will receive a free hotdog! This year’s Summer Reading Program theme is Read to the Rhythm which offers...
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Fourteenth Annual Corona Antiques & Collectibles Faire

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  Saturday, June 6, 2015 the Corona Heritage Park will host the Fourteenth 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...
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