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Bicycles for Children Making a Difference in Our Community

The Bicycles for Children organization, a local not-for-profit, was founded three years ago with the goal of donating 155 bicycles to impoverished children to the Corona/Norco Unified School District. This year, the Bicycles for Children organization set an ambitious goal of donating 700 bicycles.

CNUSD Organizes Anti-Bullying March

Board members, administrators, classified and certificated staff all took to the streets of Norco to partake in the District’s first annual Anti-bullying March. Dozens of CNUSD community members participated in the march that started at the district office flag pole at 8 a.m. this morning. This month is National Bullying Prevention month, and schools are participating in various activities district-wide to promote anti-bullying awareness.

Corona PD Prepares Teen Drivers with ‘Drive 4 Life’

The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its "Drive 4 Life" teen driver safety program Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014. 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.

Corona PD: Adopt-a-School Program

On August 11, 2014 the Corona-Norco Unified School District begins the 2014-2015 school year and the Corona Police Department will be deploying officers to the elementary and intermediate schools throughout the school year as the part of the Adopt-A-School Program which was started by the Corona Police Department in 2013.

The objective of the Corona Police Department Adopt-A-School Program is to establish and maintain a presence at the Corona-Norco Unified School District elementary and intermediate schools within the City of Corona to enhance the safety and security of those campuses and to foster cooperative relationships with students, faculty and staff.... Continue reading...

Kids Club Equals After School Fun

The City of Corona Library and Recreation Services offers its Kids Club After-School Recreation program at eight school sites for children in kindergarten through sixth grade and invites you to join the Club! Kids Club is led by recreation staff that offer students homework assistance, arts & crafts, sports, games and more for children from the time of school dismissal until 6 p.m. The main goal at the school sites is to provide a safe, healthy and comfortable environment for participants and staff is continuously working to ensure this goal is met each and every day.

Circle City Chorale to Launch Children’s Choir

Are you the parent of a future star? Does your child love to sing? Would you like to see your child on stage? The next American Idol? Circle City Chorale (C3) is forming a children's choir in Corona for kids in the 4th through 8th grades. This choir will make its debut as guests at C3 Holiday Concerts, Dec. 6 and 7.

Corona PD Prepares Teen Drivers with ‘Drive 4 Life’

The Traffic Bureau is proud to present its "Drive 4 Life" teen driver safety program Saturday, Aug. 9, 2014. 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.

Water is Life Art Poster Contest Finalists and Winner

The City of Corona Department of Water and Power (DWP) would like to recognize the finalists and winner of the 2014 Water is Life Art Poster Contest. If you would like more information about next year’s contest, click here.

Corona Police Community Partnership Scholarship Awards

In 1990, then Corona Police Chief John Cleghorn, introduced the concept of community policing in Corona, establishing a partnership between the police department and the community. This partnership, combined with the strategy of proactive problem solving and crime prevention, has resulted in improved community safety, and established the Corona Police Community Partnership, also known as “CPCP.”

Everything is Awesome in Recreation

EVERYTHING IS AWESOME IN RECREATION Summer is here and Recreation Services has great ways for you and your family to spend time with us! From swim lessons to LEGO engineering and robotics to a plethora of fitness classes, Recreation has something awesome for everyone in your family to enjoy! Ready to go head over heels? Recreation offers a number of gymnastics classes that teach balance, flexibility, and coordination to your child while he/she has fun and makes new friends.

Summer Camp Extravaganza in Corona

CALLING ALL ADVENTURERS FOR A SUMMER EXTRAVAGANZA

The City of Corona is seeking young adventurers for its Summer Day Camps! The City offers two summer camp programs: Adventure Day Camp (550 S. Vicentia Avenue) and Auburndale Day Camp (1045 Auburndale) an action-packed way for your children to spend their summer.

Adventure Day Camp is geared toward children ages 5-8 and will feature a variety of games, crafts, and group activities for your child to enjoy with his/her peers.... Continue reading...

Young Americans Host Summer Camp in Corona

After 22 years of inspiring young people all over the world with their International Music Outreach Tours, 350 shows in 17 countries last year alone, The Young Americans has added a stop on their summer route in our community: “The Young Americans International Summer Camp!” Combining five days of intensive training for students grades 3rd – College, a dynamic group of 40 college-age teachers, many of whom have just returned from teaching in South Africa, Europe, China, and Japan, will give your camper an experience like none other.... Continue reading...

Corona Youth Basketball Shoots & Scores!

After a successful youth basketball season with almost 400 participants, the City sent three All-Star youth basketball teams to the Southern California Municipal Athletic Federation tournament held at the end of March.  Despite tough competition from other cities, we’re proud to congratulate all three of our All-Star teams which represented Corona well in the tournament!... 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.

CNUSD to Host Common Core Parent Information Nights

In the fall, Corona-Norco Unified School District (CNUSD) hosted a series of parent information nights about the Common Core State Standards.  The CNUSD has now announced a new series of parent nights this spring which will concentrate on the transition to Common Core Mathematics.  The primary focus will be to provide key information about the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics, the 2013 Revision of the Mathematics Framework,  changes in instructional practices and curriculum, student and teacher resources, Common Core assessments, as well as a flow chart of courses,  implementation timeline, and tips for parents to assist children with Common Core Math.... Continue reading...