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Foodie Alert: "Islander" to Serve Fresh Seafood at 1166 Orange Avenue this Fall



Earlier this week, eCoronado.com reported that Rhinoceros Cafe would be closing at the end of August.  We have since learned that a new restaurant will be taking it's place later this Fall at 1166 Orange Avenue.  



The new restaurant is called Islander and will serve fresh seafood.  The owner is Scott Quan opened his first…

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Added by eCoronado on August 28, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

7 West Coast Labor Day Weekend Getaways (Coronado Selected)



It’s nearly Labor Day weekend which means one thing and one thing only to us: vacation time! If you live on the west coast (and even if you don’t), here are the seven Labor Day weekend getaways you must take this year.



See the entire list in the Haute Living article …

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Added by eCoronado on August 28, 2014 at 12:09pm — No Comments

Weekly Market Update- August 25, 2014

Weekly Market Update, August 25, 2014                          

Presented by Manning Wealth Management

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Added by Manning Wealth Management on August 27, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Coronado's Rhinoceros Cafe to Close August 31st



Long time local favorite, Rhinoceros Cafe & Grille, will be closing at the end of August.  eCoronado.com spoke to co-owner Mayson Hwa and learned that an increase in rent, code that prevented serving alcohol outside and "just ready to be done" factors led to this decision.  



So, if you want their famous "Penne a la Vodka", be sure to visit them by this Monday.  A…

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Added by eCoronado on August 26, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Watch this Video & Join the Flash Mob at Sunday's Concert in the Park

 

Velvet Café is performing at this Sunday's concert in the park at 5pm.  They sent eCoronado.com the following public invite (complete with instructional video) to join in a HUGE FLASH MOB dance during their performance. We think this sounds like a very fun activity that will only complement the evening.  So, read below, learn some new moves and come out next Sunday to…
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Added by eCoronado on August 26, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

PAWS Pet of the Week - Clyde

This Clyde Only Steals Hearts

Handsome Clyde and his sweet sidekick Bonnie came to the ACF as strays. Clyde’s mix is hard to describe, but whatever he’s made of, he sure is cute and has a dazzling smile!

  • Clyde is very gregarious with people, and has never met a person he hasn’t liked.
  • Clyde has a great energy level, and loves walks and rides in cars.
  • Clyde seems to understand Spanish best but is learning his English…
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Added by PAWS of Coronado on August 26, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments


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CUSD Staff and Board Members Accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Coronado Unified School District Superintendent, Dr. Jeff Felix was joined by Dr. Jay Marquand (CMS Principal), Claudia Gallant (CUSD Senior Director of Learning and Instruction), Jenny Moore (CHS Principal), Dawn Ovrom (President of the School Board), Steve Abbott (CHS Assistant Principal), Maria Simon (School Board Member), Whitney DeSantis (Village Elementary Principal), Tom Bevilacqua  (Village and Strand…

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Added by Kellee Hearther on August 25, 2014 at 9:00pm — 1 Comment

Comedian Jon Lovitz Headlines at the Hotel del Coronado this Weekend



Are you ready for one last laugh?



The world-famous Laugh Factory concludes its summer the Hotel del Coronado this weekend with performances by Jon Lovitz and more!…

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Added by eCoronado on August 25, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Free Photography Classes offered by the Coronado Public Library

I just completed a six week, instructor led, online class called "Mastering Your Digital SLR Camera".  The material was well organized and presented in a clear, fun and interactive fashion. I finally learned what all those frustrating buttons do on my camera.  And the best part is that I was able to take the classes and complete the photo assignments at a leisurely pace from home.  I particularly enjoyed seeing the photos posted by other classmates from around the…

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Added by Harold Myers on August 25, 2014 at 9:30am — 1 Comment


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Highlights from the City Manager's Weekly Update: Portable Restroom Unveiled

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…

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Added by Community Manager on August 24, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

7th Street and G Avenue Closed - Water Main Break (Update)



UPDATE:  
Cal Am has reopened the intersection at 7th street and G ave. There are currently two metal plates covering the work area so it is unknown if they will be returning for additional work. At this time the area is reopened. Thank you for your patience.

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Coronado public works is on scene of a underground water main break on 7
th street at G Ave. the Coronado police has temporarily shut…

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Added by eCoronado on August 24, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments


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Police Blotter August 12 - 18: Motorcycle reported stolen

Crimes Reported

Get Credit/Use Other’s ID

Unknown suspect(s) fraudulently opened a credit account in the victim’s name. The total loss is $311.

100 block of Admiralty Cross

5/1 - 8/13

Sexual Battery

Victim stated her former supervisor touched her inappropriately while on the job.

Coronado

6/8 - 8/14

Burglary/First Degree

Unknown suspect(s) gained access to the victim’s locked apartment when he was not home.…

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Added by Community Manager on August 24, 2014 at 4:26pm — No Comments

Coronado Scribes Poetry and Prose Weekly Feature: Unintended Consequences, Big Trouble (Part 2 of 3)

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…

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Added by Coronado Scribes on August 22, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Coronado Schools Foundation Locals Card Photo Contest



Having fun just got easier when you post a photo picture with your LOCALS CARD!

Starts 8-21-14

Monthly Winners!

Open to all Local Card Holders

How to participate:

  • Post a picture on Instagram holding your Locals Card at a supporting…
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Added by Coronado Schools Foundation on August 22, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments


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eCoronado Staff Takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, Nominates City Officials & Eagle Staff for Chilly Task



The eCoronado.com staff recently joined the fight against ALS and took on the #icebucketchallenge (video below).  



ALS (Amyrotrophic lateral sclerosis) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and the spinal cord. It commonly affects people ages 40-70, according to the ALS Association. Approximately 5,600 people are diagnosed in the United States each year, and as many as 30,000 Americans have the disease at any given time.…

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Added by Mary Douglas on August 22, 2014 at 10:00am — 1 Comment

Coronado Mom Pushes for Traffic Lights, Plans to Sue City



CORONADO, Calif. – The mother of a boy severely injured after getting hit by a car in Coronado plans to sue the city, citing the excessive speeding traffic on the roads leading to the Coronado bridge.

Frankie Slattery, 15, was riding his bike across the intersection of 4th Street and B Avenue when he was hit by a car. He suffered an epidural hematoma, a type of traumatic brain injury, from the collision.



His mother, Quelene…

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Added by eCoronado on August 21, 2014 at 2:37pm — 22 Comments

Writers Workshop Scheduled for October

The Coronado Cultural Arts Commission invites the community to its first “Writers Workshop,” an exciting daylong gathering of local authors offering writing tips, talks and break-out sessions to those serious about writing, on Saturday, October 11, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Registration is required.

In partnership with the Coronado Eagle & Journal, Bay Books and Coronado High School, the Cultural Arts Commission’s Literary Arts Working Team is excited to launch this full day…

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Added by Kari Kovach on August 21, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Attention Drivers: Coronado Goes Back to School Thursday August 21



CORONADO, Calif.
 (August 20, 2013) – The City of Coronado reminds drivers that children will be heading back to classes Thursday at all City schools and they should be aware of those students walking or riding their bicycles during the morning and afternoon commutes. 

The safety of our school children is a top concern in Coronado. The City is prepared for the start of school on various fronts. Coronado has provided a map and an information packet to parents to…

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Added by eCoronado on August 20, 2014 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Long Distance Paddler - Carter Graves - Interviewed on Fox 5 TV



Carter Graves is a phenom, a force of nature. She's tough as nails in a competition, and leaves men and women broken in her wake whether she's surfing, paddling or swimming. And yet, her laugh is compared to pouring a Dr Pepper into a glass too fast. She's one of the great woman paddlers of the world, and she hails from Coronado.…

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Added by Joseph Ditler on August 20, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Pets of the Week: Eddie & Teddy

A Two-Purr-One Deal You Can’t Refuse

Eddie and Teddy are two handsome Maine Coon brothers that were relinquished to the Coronado Animal Care Facility when their family welcomed a new baby.

  • Teddy is poised and confident, greeting everyone who enters the cat community…
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Added by PAWS of Coronado on August 20, 2014 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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