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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…

Corona PD Dispatchers Honored at CPRA

On Thursday, April 17, 2014, the Corona Police Department will have six of their Public Safety Dispatchers honored during the Annual Telecommunications Awards Banquet. This event is held in conjunction with the National Telecommunicator’s Week, which is April 13-19.

The California Public-Safety Radio Association (CPRA), and its parent organization, the Association of Public-Safety Communications Officials-International (APCO), solicited and reviewed nominations from over 240 local Sheriff, Police, Fire and EMS agencies in the Southern California area. 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…

91Project Construction Alert #7

91 construction alertConstruction Activities – April 14 to April 18, 2014

As part of the Riverside County Transportation Commission’s 91 Project in Corona and Riverside, construction crews will remove trees and shrubs along the 91 in Corona. Noise can be expected with this activity. For the safety of construction workers and the motoring public, shoulder, lane and ramp closures will be needed. Continue reading…

Safely Surrendered Baby Locations in Corona

Do you know what this logo means? This is the Safely Surrender Baby logo. The Safely Surrendered Baby Law which was signed permanently into state law in 2006 is in response to the increasing number of infant deaths due to abandonment in unsafe locations.

The law helps to save lives of newborns that are at risk of abandonment by encouraging parents or persons with lawful custody to safely surrender the infant within 72 hours of birth, with no questions asked. Continue reading…

Corona Hires Three New Officers

The Corona Police Department welcomes Officers Eduardo Banuelos, Daniel Clary, and Daniel Brazeal. All three officers were sworn in by Chief Abel on April 7, 2014.

Officer Banuelos comes to the Corona Police Department as a lateral with seven years of experience with the San Diego Sheriff’s Department. Officer Clary and Officer Brazeal are also lateral officers from Desert Hot Springs Police Department. 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…

New ADA Swings Installed at Three Corona Parks

Three new Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) compliant swings have been installed over the past several months at three Corona parks. Kellogg, Brentwood and Mountain Gate Parks all received a new universally accessible swing that will enable both young children and children with special needs to feel the thrill of a ride on a swing, while allowing their parents to easily and safely take them in and out of the swing via new rubberized surfacing also installed. 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…