6 Ways to Celebrate the New Year 2016

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As 2015 comes to an end and we welcome in 2016, many of us look forward to a fresh start. We have a new year to tackle goals, reach benchmarks, and make a difference in our community. The possibilities are endless! According to StatisticBrain.com the Top 10 New Year resolutions for 2015 were: Lose Weight Getting Organized Spend Less, Save More Enjoy Life to the Fullest Stay Fit Learn Something Exciting Quit Smoking Help Others Fall in Love Spend More Tim with Family ...

Volunteer Basketball Coaches are Needed

Volunteer Basketball Coaches Needed
Boys and Girls Youth Basketball League - Volunteer Coaches Needed Looking to share your passion for coaching and sports? The City of Corona’s Recreation Services Division is seeking volunteer coaches for its Youth Basketball program. Volunteer coaches play a pivotal role in the league, as the number of coaches determines the formation of teams. The basketball program consists of the following four divisions: “Rec” division: 6-7 years of age “C” division: 8-9 years of age “B” divisi...

Lead the Pledge of Allegiance at a Council Meeting

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At the start of every Corona City Council meeting a young and promising Corona resident leads the council and attendees in the “Pledge of Allegiance.” This tradition is long going and you can be a part of continuing this tradition. The City of Corona is looking for outstanding young men and women from Corona who would like to serve the community by leading the “Pledge of Allegiance” at a City Council Meeting. If you are interested, are between the ages of eight to 18-years-old, and a Corona r...

Meals on Wheels Seeks Volunteers to Expand into Corona

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SEEKING VOLUNTEERS INTERESTED IN MEALS ON WHEELS IN CORONA! Corona Life After Fifty-Five (LAFF) is a group of community members who have come together to address some of the needs of our senior citizens. Many requests have been assessed over the last three years with a compelling interest in restarting the Meals on Wheels in Corona (which dissolved in the 1970’s). After much research, LAFF will be working with the Riverside Meals on Wheels to expand into Corona. In order to accomplish th...

Blood Drive at City Hall April 16

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Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind. – Theodore Roosevelt The City of Corona, in conjunction with Lifestream, is hosting a blood drive Thursday, April 16 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the City Hall Multipurpose Room [MAP]. Blood donations cannot be stockpiled; the shelf life ranges from a few hours for some cells to 42 days for others. Donations must be made on a regular basis in order to maintain an adequate supply in the community. Life-...

Did You Know: The Special Olympics is Coming to Corona

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The 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games are coming to Corona! That’s right, this summer Corona will welcome and celebrate nearly 100 athletes and their coaches from around the world for a special three-day Host Town program that will take place prior to the opening ceremony of the Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles that are held July 25, 2015 to Aug. 2, 2015. The Special Olympics has been changing lives and attitudes for 45 years. It all began in the 1950s and early 1960s...

New Website Pairs Volunteers with Community Service Opportunities

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“I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold service was joy.” -Rabindranath Tagore. Each day there are opportunities to choose what we will do and what we will give in life. While we scurry through our daily activities, it is far too easy to forget that some of the most lasting investments are the gifts of time and self. With respect to service, the elements of success and the ability to thrive in our communities and as individuals include ...