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Friends and Faith; Together But Not The Same

Corona teen, Isabelle Richards, and the Corona Norco Interfaith Association (CNIA) have teamed up to take this theme to a new level. On Saturday May 9 they will host “Friends And Faith; Together But Not The Same” a free, interactive, interfaith activity for Corona and Norco middle and high school aged youth.

Prepare Young Drivers with “Drive 4 Life”

The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its “Drive 4 Life” teen driver safety program Saturday, May 9, 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.

National Library Week and Teen Art Festival

It’s time to celebrate National Library Week! April 12 to April 18 are the official dates but the Corona Public Library’s Teen Advisory Council (TAC) is kicking it off a day early on Saturday, April 11 with a Teen Art Festival in the Community Room.

Ninth Annual Photography Contest at the Library

Friends of the Corona Public Library Ninth Annual Photography Contest This year’s photography contest theme is “On the Road” with first place prize of $250, second place prize of $150 and third place prize of $100

Day of the Child: Kids Play & Parents Gain Awareness

The Corona-Norco Day of the Child has been bringing much needed resources and awareness to parents and fun activities to children for the past 22 years. This program has brought community service information to thousands of parents. This is a one-stop shopping center for all the activities and services in the Corona-Norco area: Child Care Services, YMCA, Corona Life Services, Fender Museum-Kids Rock Free, Corona Symphony Orchestra, Norco Library, Corona Fire and PD K9 Unit, and Boy Scouts of America, just to name a few.

Corona Chamber Hosts Business & Health Expo

March 12, 2015 the Corona Chamber of Commerce will be holding their annual Business Expo at Crossroads Church from 9 a.m to 3 p.m. This event is open to the public, and attendees will have a chance to win $200 in cash, you need not be present to win!

CFD Launches 2+2=1 CPR Training

Sudden Cardiac Arrest can occur anytime and the reality is that many people are not prepared or properly trained to recognize and assist those who are experiencing this condition. Those experiencing Sudden Cardiac Arrest are in need of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The Corona Fire Department is pleased to announce and provide a new CPR Training program to assist in Sudden Cardiac Arrest survivability. The “2 Hands + 2 Hours = 1 Life” training consists of video instruction, periods of lecture and realistic hands-on practice and takes less than two hours. Though the training does not provide a “certification” in CPR, it does give you the skills to save a person’s life.

Dreams & Decisions 2015 is coming March 7!

Dreams & Decisions 2015 is coming March 7! This day is all about the middle-school girl. Dreams & Decisions is a wonderful (FREE!) program for middle-school girls. It's a great opportunity for them to learn how to make good choices, avoid the pitfalls of today's young women, and have fun with their friends! Presenters will speak about social media, selfies, cyber bullying, body image, and so much more in a safe and appropriate atmosphere.

Start Off 2015 By Saving a Life: Blood Drive @ City Hall

The City of Corona, in conjunction with Lifestream, is hosting a blood drive on Thursday, Jan. 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the City Hall Multipurpose room. Donors will receive a Chick-fil-A coupon

Sandbags Available at Corona Fire Station #1

Heavy rain is expected to arrive in Southern California starting late Thursday Dec. 11, 2014 continuing through Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014. The Corona Fire Department will provide up to 10 prefilled sandbags to City of Corona residents. Bags can be picked up at Fire Station #1 located at 540 Magnolia Ave. [MAP]. Please remember to help and conserve water, turn off your sprinklers through the duration of the storm.

New Website Pairs Volunteers with Community Service Opportunities

A new website has recently launched, JustServe.org, to provide a place where every organization and individual can go to find service projects in the local and surrounding areas. Think of it as a matchmaking service to help pair people with the needs of community service agencies and organizations.

Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration at City Hall

Jingle bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way… to the Holiday Tree Lighting Celebration! The annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration will take place on Sunday, Dec. 7 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the South Lawn of City Hall [MAP]. This eagerly anticipated family tradition features live entertainment, the lighting of the holiday tree, activities for children, and the return of the popular snow play area to begin the holiday season in Corona.

Covered California Open Enrollment Event

Learn about your options and sign up for affordable health coverage for you and the entire family at the Islamic Society of Corona-Norco’s Covered CA Open Enrollment Event Saturday Nov. 22, 2014. Visit the Islamic Society Corona-Norco, where enrollment counselors will talk with you face-to-face to explain your health coverage options through Covered California and help you select the best plan for your medical needs and budget. You can also find out if you qualify for low-cost or no-cost coverage through Medi-Cal. On site information will be available for Med-Cal, CalFresh, WIC, and a Mobile Health Van on site.

Corona Certified Farmers Market Moves to Corona Mall

Corona Farmers Market has moved downtown to a new location at the Corona Mall due to construction of a new development on North Main where the Corona Certified Farmer’s Market has resided for the past five years. The market has had good memories of its first five years at the location on Main and Rincon and has great expectation for its future at the corner of Sixth and Main Streets at the Corona Mall.

Holiday Lighting: Sneak Peek!

The annual Tree Lighting and Holiday Celebration will take place on Sunday, Dec. 7 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the South Lawn of City Hall [MAP]. This eagerly anticipated family tradition will feature live entertainment, the holiday train, Santa’s workshop, photos with Santa, the return of the popular snow play area, and the lighting of the holiday tree.