The Coronado Fire and Police Departments have responded to an incident in the 100 block of D Avenue. Currently the road is closed, and will remain closed until further notice.
eCoronado.com will update with additional details as they or available, or when notified that the road has been reopened.
Added by Community Manager on September 18, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments
The public is cordially invited to meet, and hear a discussion by, the three candidates running for the two open Coronado City Council seats in the upcoming non-partisan general municipal election scheduled for November 4, 2014: Angela Alvarez, Carrie Downie, and Bill Sandke. The event is scheduled for Saturday, September 27 from 10:30 AM – 12:00 noon in the Winn…Continue
Added by Barbara Tato on September 18, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
In his yoga studio in Coronado, Jean Pierre Marques leads a private session in Kenbu, a form of martial arts that employs smooth and fluid, yet powerful movements with a samurai sword. The mood was quiet and peaceful, yet I sensed great strength all around me. In the lobby of his studio, brilliant, colorful art, created by him, was on display.
“Do not be afraid,” he tells me. “We are peaceful warriors.”
He’s been called one of Coronado’s hidden treasures. Jean Pierre…Continue
Though many friends and family who live in other places across the country have had a difficult time relating to the heat wave we have been having in San Diego, we know that it has been very HOT and way more HUMID than usual. Many of us do not have air conditioning or ceiling fans and with the dead calm that arrives each afternoon, lasting well into the late evening, it has been very uncomfortable. School children have been released early (the schools also lack A/C) and…Continue
CHRONICLER OF CORONADO HISTORY RETURNS TO ISLAND:
Author of “Coronado Past” Starts Cat-Sitting Business…
Added by Joseph Ditler on September 18, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
The 23rd annual Garden Party, hosted by Coronado Mainstreet Ltd., was held at a "Coronado Castle by the Sea", 1127 F Avenue. There were hundreds of people in attendance to enjoy the food, drink and terrific silent auction. The Garden Party proceeds benefit Coronado's Signature Median Gardens.
The City of Coronado started Coronado Mainstreet in 1988 as a response…Continue
Added by Kellee Hearther on September 18, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Grand Theft Property
Unknown subject(s) entered a possibly open garage and took a rifle that was stored unlocked in the garage. $300 estimated loss
1400 block of Leyte Road
9/1/13 - 8/25/14
Unknown suspect fraudulently used the victim’s credit card information to make a series of charges at various locations, totaling approximately $1,070.97.
1400 block of Trouville Road, Chula Vista…
Added by Community Manager on September 18, 2014 at 11:11am — No Comments
The kick-off and celebration of all things automobiles for the 17th Annual Fleet Week Coronado Speed Festival will officially begin today with a car procession from the makeshift speedway on Naval Air Station North Island to Rotary Park in Coronado. More than 40 automobiles of all kinds are expected to join the procession. The procession will begin at Naval Air Station North Island, will travel down Fourth Avenue to Orange, and will end at Rotary Park in Coronado, CA…Continue
Added by Community Manager on September 18, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
Beat the heat at the Village Theater with a showing of Dolphin Tale 2. It is perfect for all ages and is a truly inspiring movie. Winter, the dolphin and main character, is the face of the Clearwater Marine hospital, and loves putting on show; until the day comes when his surrogate mother, Panama, passes away.
After Panama’s death Winter will not eat, play with the trainers, or put on her prosthetic fin. As a result of Panama’s death, Winter becomes…Continue
Added by Mackenzie Wiley on September 17, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments
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Coronado Schools Foundation in partnership with ParkLife Real Estate, sponsored the final Concert in the Park on September 7th, 2014. While Local favorite Ron's Garage Band was the featured performance, kindergartners from the Early Childhood Development Center from Mrs.…
Added by Surf's Up Studios Coronado on September 16, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments
Because of the high heat and high relative humidity predicted for tomorrow, I am declaring another Minimum Day for Wednesday, September 17th. “Minimum Day” means that all schools will begin at their regular times, but all schools shall end the day at 12:30 PM. For those who need lunch, sack lunches will be…Continue
Added by Jeff Felix on September 16, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments
The First Annual Nick Shultz Memorial Junior Open begins this Saturday, September 20. It is the Coronado Tennis Center's first United States Tennis Association (USTA)-sanctioned junior tournament. The competition will take place over two weekends, with the finals being held Sunday, September 28.
The tournament is named for Nick Shultz, one of Coronado’s most beloved tennis players, whose passion and love of the game inspired nearly everyone who crossed his path.…Continue
Added by Gloria Tierney on September 16, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
I am quite pleased to read that Dr. Felix and the Governing Board of Coronado Unified School District has instituted a minimum day for students at all Coronado schools due to dangerously high temperatures on Monday and Tuesday. As a retired CUSD elementary teacher, I know first hand how hot all of the non air conditioned rooms at both Silver Strand and Village school can get on very hot days.
What does, however, concern me is that…Continue
Added by Yolanda Halloran on September 15, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments
If you are a contrarian investor or buyer, you should like this as a sign of a good time to buy!
California home sales drop to 4-year August low
IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — The number of homes sold in California fell to the lowest level for an August in four years as a supply crunch pushed prices higher and kept homes out of reach for many buyers, a real estate research company reported Thursday.
An estimated 37,228 houses and condominiums…Continue
Added by Fred Eckert on September 15, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Always flashing a Pat Brown smile, Pat was a very happy person and shared her smile with people wherever she went.
Added by Joseph Ditler on September 15, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments
Three adults have been arrested for bike theft in the past week. On Saturday, September 13, officers arrested two suspects for stealing the PD's remotely monitored bicycle. The men stole the bicycle from Orange Avenue around 11:20 p.m. and placed it into the back of their pick-up truck. The truck was stopped at the intersection of Fourth Street and Alameda where officers took the two men into custody. Juan Villapando and Fernando Alba are being charged with grand theft,…
Important Message from Dr. Jeff Felix, Superintendent of the Coronado Unified School District:
Because of the high heat and high relative humidity predicted for tomorrow, I am declaring a Minimum Day on Tuesday, September 16th. “Minimum Day” means that all schools will…Continue
Added by Jeff Felix on September 15, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments
It’s no secret that San Diego enjoys 70-degree temperatures all year, so why wouldn’t you want to fire up the grill year round?
The Coronado Inn knows that very few of us can resist meat and veggies fresh off of the grill, which is why we…Continue
Added by Coronado Inn on September 15, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
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…Continue