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Locations for a Coronado Beach Wedding

Coronado is a dream location for any bride fantasizing about a beach wedding. With breathtaking views and pristine beaches, what could be better for your nuptials?

Not to mention the constant sunshine and standard 70-degree weather.

Here’s the skinny on beach options for your Coronado ceremony:

The Continuous Stretch of Beach

There is over a mile of continuous golden beach stretching along the Pacific,…


Added by Coronado Inn on February 28, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

How to Exit a Coronado Wedding in Style

Newly married couples in Coronado are lucky to have three sensational ways to exit their wedding.

Jet Boat

What could be more dramatic than taking off into the sunset by jet boat? Or any power boat for that matter. Coronado has so many reception venues along the water.  Your boat options getaways are endless.

Gondola Ride

If you are looking for something more traditional, go for the ultimate in romantic with a Gondola ride. You will feel…


Added by Coronado Inn on February 25, 2015 at 7:00am — No Comments

United States Marine Hero, Toran Gaal, launches an “Unstoppable” Season for the Coronado High School Boys Lacrosse Team

In keeping with the Program Philosophies and mentoring their players in life lessons and experiences, “Unstoppable Hero”, Toran Gaal, will launch the Coronado High School Boy’s Lacrosse season with a message about his journey and theirs.

“Team sports are an incredible…


Added by Community Manager on February 24, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Visiting Coronado's Brian Bent Memorial Aquatics Center

When Jacques Spitzer of Raindrop Marketing asked Coronado TV to produce a promotional video for the Brian Bent Memorial Aquatics Center - we were ready to go - with underwater Go-Pro cameras and a CTV production crew with swim team experience of their own.

What a wonderful experience producing this video and learning about how incredible the pool truly is for both the school and community.  I also discovered what visiting coaches love about staying in Coronado for two weeks…


Added by Surf's Up Studios Coronado on February 24, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Deal Alert: Get $50 for $25 at Chez Loma

"Be our guest with Fox 5" is offering $50 for $25 at Chez Loma.  

Highlights and Full Details (get the deal)

Chez Loma’s chef and partner Alejandro Martinez, loves the delights of simple traditional cooking while using the freshest ingredients: braised meats that fall of…


Added by eCoronado on February 23, 2015 at 5:35pm — No Comments

Luke Gillingham Named Louisville Slugger National Player of the Week

ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Junior LHP Luke Gillingham (Coronado, Calif.) picked up a pair of honors from the national and conference levels on Monday. In recognition of his dominant performance on Opening Day at North Carolina A&T, Gillingham was named as a Louisville Slugger Player of the Week, as well as the Patriot League Pitcher of the Week.

Read the entire Navy Sports story …


Added by eCoronado on February 23, 2015 at 4:39pm — 1 Comment

Golf Course to Hold Memorial Tournament for Melinda Rodriguez, Will Benefit her Newborn Daughter

A memorial for Melinda Rodriguez at the entrance of the Bayside Grill

People can scarcely believe she is gone. Melinda Rodriguez touched the hearts of everyone she met. A waitress at the Coronado Golf Course’s Bayside Grill, she was beloved by all who knew her. “She always met someone with a big smile and sometimes a big hug,” said Stephen Schroeder, a Coronado Bayside Grill regular.…


Added by Gloria Tierney on February 23, 2015 at 1:30pm — 2 Comments

Coronado Women's Water Polo Finishes Up Their Season

Coronado fell victim to the CIF power rankings this week in the women’s water polo quarterfinals. Coronado (seeded 3rd) and Cathedral(seeded 6th), met too early in the play off schedule. Coronado fell short, losing 3-4.

On the brighter side, this group of girls can be proud of the dedication and hard work they have put in during the season. They are thankful to Coaches David Throop and Randy Burgess for the many hours they put in and the frustrations they may have…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on February 22, 2015 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Highlights from the City Manager's Weekly Update: Police offer tips to avoid vehicle burglaries

Each week, the City of Coronado City Manager's Office provides an update that includes information on programs, services and issues within the City, as well as news, project updates and follow-up information when applicable.  Featured below are highlights from that update. The entire City Manager’s Weekly Update can be found on the City's…


Added by Community Manager on February 22, 2015 at 9:43pm — No Comments

CHS Senior Standout: Shannon Spence

In 2005, senior Shannon Spence’s Coronado story began after her family got stationed here following a move from Germany. Now, ten years later Shannon Spence is ready to move on.

Shannon has nothing bad to say about her Coronado High School experience. She was a member of the Varsity women’s water polo team for four years, and she credits her teammates for making high school a great four years.

Shannon’s favorite teacher at Coronado High School was AP…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on February 22, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Two Jet Skis Intercepted on Coronado Beach with Illegal Aliens on Board

IMPERIAL BEACH, Calif.—U.S. Border Patrol agents arrested two adults Thursday morning at the south end of Coronado Silver Strand State Beach.  The male and female subjects had entered the U.S. illegally by jet ski.


The incident began at approximately 5:00 a.m., when members of the Joint Harbor Operations Center (JHOC) notified Border Patrol agents and U.S. Coast Guard personnel that they had observed two jet skis crossing from Mexico into U.S. waters.  Border…


Added by Community Manager on February 22, 2015 at 8:30pm — 3 Comments

Community Voices: Excessive Parking Cost at Coronado Plaza

Are you aware that the Coronado Plaza underground garage charges $3 a half hour for parking…that none of the eateries in the Plaza validate parking (probably because of the cost)…that the parking rates are not prominently posted before you enter the garage driveway...and that there is no longer a parking attendant to let you out if you realize it is too expensive? (They may have a "grace period" but I wasn't going to spend $3 to  check that out.)

LAZ parking operates the parking…


Added by Delta M on February 22, 2015 at 4:30pm — 1 Comment

San Diego Military Advisory Council Achievement Award Presented to Coronado Rotary

Jane Braun (second from left), Coronado Rotary Club’s 2014-15 Low Tide Ride and Stride Co-chairperson receives commendation from Paul Cassani, 2015 President of San Diego Military Advisory Council while Vice Chief of Naval Operations, ADM Michelle Howard, hands over the SDMAC Achievement Award Trophy to Co-chairperson of LTR&S, Gary Kennedy.


Coronado Rotarians, Jane Braun and Gary Kennedy (Co-chairpersons of the 2014-2015 Low Tide Ride and Stride…


Added by eCoronado on February 20, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Understanding Dimensional’s Value Proposition, Part 2 of 7: Small Cap Tilt

Understanding Dimensional’s Value Proposition, Part 2 of 7: Small Cap Tilt

By Peter C. Thoms, CFA

LinkedIn Profile

Despite being one of the largest…


Added by Orion Capital Management LLC on February 20, 2015 at 2:29pm — No Comments

Senator Jim Mills leaves a legacy beyond the Mills Act

Jim Mills, doing a little shopping at Boney's Bayside Market

State Senator Jim Mills is best known for his efforts at historic preservation. The bill he shepherded through the California State Legislature in 1972 to preserve historic homes and neighborhoods even bears his…


Added by Gloria Tierney on February 20, 2015 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

Coronado Scribes Poetry and Prose Weekly Feature: Four haiku by Val Crisson

We, the Coronado Scribes, consist of both professional and amateur writers. We have in common a desire to learn, by sharing our efforts and listening to other writers. We hold pressure-less sessions every Wednesday, at the Coronado Library conference room, starting at 1:30. Often we have guests who wish to just listen. They are welcome, and so are you. Each week on eCoronado, we feature a different piece of prose or poetry produced by one of our writers. Please feel free to…


Added by Coronado Scribes on February 19, 2015 at 3:00pm — 1 Comment

Coronado's Lisa Bruce returns home, discusses her Oscar nominated film

A Hollywood producer who grew up in Coronado, Lisa Bruce is eloquent on the subject of her latest film, “The Theory of Everything.”

Based on past experience, though, if “Everything” wins the Best Picture Oscar on Sunday, she may be tongue-tied.

“You feel a total rush of adrenaline,” she said of a critical moment at this…


Added by Community Manager on February 19, 2015 at 2:28pm — No Comments

CHS Competition Cheer Team wins first place at the Fullout Cheer Challenge

The Coronado High School Competition Cheer Team returned home this weekend after winning first place in the Co-Ed Advanced Varsity division at the Fullout Cheer Challenge Cheerleading Competition. The 25-member team made up of cheerleaders from the Junior Varsity and Varsity high school teams, has been working hard preparing since August for their competition season that started in January. This was the team's second of three competitions, and they have took first place in…


Added by Community Manager on February 19, 2015 at 2:23pm — No Comments

Pet Event: Licensing and Vaccination Clinic this Saturday

Paws is holding a rabies and pet licensing clinic at the Animal Care Facility this Saturday, February 21, 2015 from 10 am until 3 pm.

To obtain a dog license, all you have to do is bring proof of residency and proof of the rabies vaccination. If your pup hasn’t had a rabies vaccination, it’s the purrrrfect time to get one for only $10!

Be sure to call ahead for a vaccination reservation at 619-522-7371.

The address of the clinic is 1395 First Street…


Added by PAWS of Coronado on February 19, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Historical Association Celebrates '100' at Spring Gala

‘100 Years of Islander Tradition’
Dust off your pom-poms, grab your letterman’s jacket or just don your…

Added by Katy Hendrickson on February 18, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

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