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Coronado to Host USTA National Championships beginning July 31

The USTA Girls 16s/Girls 18s National Championships will be held at The Barnes Tennis Center July 31-August 1, (Qualifying Tournament) and August 2-9, (Main Draw). I’m writing to tell you a little about the tournament and to urge you to make the trip to The Barnes Center and see the finest junior girls in the country compete. Admission and parking are free.

As the most prestigious junior girls tournament in the country, it awards the winner of the 18s singles a wild…

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Added by Community Manager on July 31, 2014 at 8:19am — No Comments

Community Voices: The Silence is Deafening from the City of Coronado

Many blogs and letters have been written in the past couple months regarding "Del Beach".  Even if the Hotel DOES have some long standing legal right to exclusively occupy that area, residents are rightfully outraged by this "land grab" of OUR beach, and further by the disparate treatment whereby smoking and drinking on the beach is acceptable for Hotel patrons but not for local residents. 

For some reason, the City has been mute on the subject, perhaps hoping residents will…

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Added by Jim Newhall on July 30, 2014 at 11:30pm — No Comments

SEALs & God: Rock Church Microsite Meets in Coronado's Proteus Gym



A typical Sunday at Rock Church in Point Loma can mean getting lost in a sea of thousands of people, which for some is welcomed. For others, however, they desire a more intimate experience where they can connect with others.

Enter the Rock Church microsite location in Coronado: Proteus Gym. From the outside, Proteus Gym blends in with the other businesses that surround it, but once you walk inside, families and friends make the weights and workout apparatuses…

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Added by eCoronado on July 30, 2014 at 6:35pm — No Comments

The U.S. Military Realizes the Benefits of Secure, Renewable Energy

As tensions continue to increase in the Middle East and Eastern Europe, U.S. energy supplies are being disrupted, raising oil prices at home and increasing the threat to our soldiers and national security.  Energy is what the U.S. needs to run everyday life, continue development at home and ensure national security.  So why not switch over to an energy source that is more reliable and readily available here at home? 

That is exactly what the U.S. military has been…

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Added by Brittney Larsen on July 30, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Online Bicycle Registration - Now Open



The City of Coronado just opened an online form that allows anyone to voluntarily register their bikes online.

Information submitted on the form is transferred to the Coronado Police Department who then registers the bike with the National Bike Registry.  If you have previously registered your bike with the CPD, you do not need to register it again.  Also, you can still bring your bike into the police station and have them register it for you on site.

There are…

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Added by Richard Bailey on July 30, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

PAWS Pet of the Week - Sandy

Forecast: Sandy, with 100% Chance of Snuggles

 

Sandy is a sweetheart of a girl who was relinquished to ACF when her owner had to move into a…

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Added by PAWS of Coronado on July 30, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Weekly Market Update- July 28, 2014



Weekly Market Update, July 28, 2014                               

Presented by Manning Wealth Management…

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Added by Manning Wealth Management on July 30, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

First Annual Coronado Craft Beer Tasting Party

Nicky Rottens Coronado and the Coronado Chamber of Commerce present

The First Annual Coronado Craft Beer Tasting Party

hosted by 

Coronado Island Marriott Resort & Spa

World Beer Cup Champion Mid-Size…

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Added by Amy Stirnkorb on July 30, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments

Cars No Longer King of the Road?

With the big Third and Fourth Study Interactive Workshop around the corner, you can't help hearing the new transportation Buzz-words; "Complete Streets" and Placemaking? These are punch-packing phrases in transportation planning these days worth knowing.



"Complete Streets” dethrone the 'car as king model' in transportation design and requires inclusion of all travelers, from bikes to busses, and strollers to wheelchairs. The California Complete Streets Act…

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Added by Toni Mc Gowan on July 29, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Roundabout Construction Nearing End - Roads to Open Early August (Video)



The "Pomona Roundabout" project should be completed in early August and be opened for public use.  The above photo was taken July 28, 2014.  More asphalt was seen being put down on the remaining road outlets today.



According the City Manager's weekly report:



Construction on all remaining storm drain pipes, inlets and…

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Added by eCoronado on July 29, 2014 at 1:30pm — No Comments

CoSA Summer FILM Students present Oz Alive! Dance Rehearsals at Coronado High (Video)

The Coronado School of the Arts has two Summer Intensives happening now at Coronado High School.  One class is in DANCE performance where more than twenty students are working hard on their original Oz Alive! Dance Production at the Coronado Performing Arts Center on Saturday, August 2nd.

The other CoSA Summer Intensive is focused on FILM and TV Production - where students get to produce, film and edit several broadcast productions for Coronado TV as well as create…

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Added by Coronado TV on July 28, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

Same-day ‘Coastal Living’ Showhouse Tix Available at Coronado Visitor Center

Visitors from all over the country are making their way to Coronado to see the Coastal Living 2014 Showhouse. This is the first time the magazine has selected a home on the West Coast as its Showhouse--and it is right here on the Crown Isle!  The 4,500 square-ft. ocean-view home, featuring the very latest in coastal home design and décor, is open for tours 10 am-4 pm…

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Added by Coronado Historical Association on July 28, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Man featured on CNN's 'The Hunt' killed during attempted arrest (crime took place in Coronado)



New York (CNN)
 -- A suspected sex offender recently featured on CNN's "The Hunt" with John Walsh was killed Monday in Manhattan while police were attempting to arrest him on child molestation charges, according to two New York law enforcement sources.

Charles Mozdir, 32, had been sought by authorities since June 2012.

Two U.S. marshals and a New York police…

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Added by eCoronado on July 28, 2014 at 2:07pm — No Comments


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Highlights from the City Manager's Weekly Update: Pomona Roundabout nears completion

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…

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Added by Community Manager on July 27, 2014 at 10:33pm — No Comments


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July 15- 28: Stolen Identity Case Closed

Crimes Reported

Petty Theft

Unknown suspect(s) stole a locked black road bicycle ($400 estimated loss).

5500 Silver Strand Boulevard

6/2 to 6/3

Violation of Custody Decree (Retain/Detain/Conceal Child)

Child missing…

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Added by Mackenzie Wiley on July 27, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments


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Down and Out in Coronado: Homeless Try to Eke Out a Few Feet of Paradise

For the past several years, Wayne (pictured above) and his shopping cart have taken up residence at various spots around the 900 block of Orange. For some time, he resided on the sidewalk in front of Rite Aid; later, he moved to a spot in front of Avenue Liquor. Currently, he’s living on the corner of Ninth Street and D Avenue, just behind Von’s parking lot.

While of course he does have a last name, Wayne asked that he only be identified by his first name. “That’s…

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Added by Gloria Tierney on July 26, 2014 at 12:00pm — 10 Comments

Coronado wins fight over redevelopment money

 — The city of Coronado can keep $5.8 million originally intended for its now-defunct redevelopment fund and it has the right to try and recoup an additional $32.6 million in redevelopment loans, a Superior Court judge has ruled.

The decision rendered by Judge Michael Kenny in Sacramento on Friday is the latest in a series of cases arising out of the…

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Added by eCoronado on July 26, 2014 at 10:44am — No Comments

Break a Board for the Cure with Martial Arts America Saturday, July 26th

Break a Board for the Cure with Martial Arts America this Saturday, July 26th at Coronado’s Glorietta Bay Park. …

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Added by David Adams on July 25, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments


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Coronado has potential to be 100 percent energy independent

The island of Coronado is known for its beautiful beaches, iconic views of downtown, local festivities and great shopping and restaurants. However, it is not commonly known that this 13.5 square mile island is a strong solar community and has the potential to achieve 100 percent energy independence.

“Coronado is a leading city of solar power in our state, and has the potential to be fully energy independent by utilizing available roof space on homes and businesses on…

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Added by Community Manager on July 24, 2014 at 10:30am — 2 Comments

Weekly Market Update- July 21, 2014

 

Weekly Market Update, July 21, 2014                               

Presented by Manning Wealth Management

 

General market news

  • Equity markets rose higher last week for the most part, thanks to a late-week surge on Friday. The Russell 2000 was the only index to post negative returns, with small-cap stocks coming under some pressure after Janet Yellen suggested that valuations are stretched in the asset…
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Added by Manning Wealth Management on July 24, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

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