) -- A Coast Guard plane collided with a Marine helicopter over the Pacific Ocean near Southern California on Thursday evening, officials said.
Nine people total were missing from the aircraft, and rescuers were combing the area where the collision occurred, aviation and rescue officials said.
A pilot reported seeing a fireball about 7:10 p.m. near the crash site,… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 29, 2009 at 11:21pm —
The third quarter of 2009 saw a continued strong rebound in the global equity markets following what appeared to be broad investor recognition earlier this year that the Great Depression, Part II was not under way. The S&P 500, after having been down by as much as 25% in early 2009, ended the third quarter solidly in positive territory with a year-to-date gain of 17%. The bounce off the March 9th low of 666 has been a breathtaking rise of nearly 59% in just under… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 29, 2009 at 8:24pm —
On Sunday, November 8, 1500 OCEAN and Chef de Cuisine Brian Sinnott are pleased to present the final “Celebrate Sustainability” dinner event this year in conjunction with San Diego’s inaugural Beer Week. The 2009 event series, which focuses on utilizing ingredients that are local, sustainable and responsible, will conclude by highlighting San Diego’s local breweries.
ENO Wine Director Ted Glennon will be joined by representatives from The Lost Abbey, Ballast Point, and… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 29, 2009 at 8:23pm —
Halloween Party on the Hotel Del Sun Deck
Info: Kick off the festivities this Halloween with lunch or an early dinner on The Del’s Sun Deck. The party on the deck includes a live band from 1pm to 5pm, plus a kid’s costume contest at 3pm. Winners will receive gift certificates for MooTime Creamery! It’s the perfect place to enjoy grilled favorites (hot dogs, hamburgers, etc.) before heading out to Orange Avenue for tricks or treats.
In addition to grilled items, the… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 29, 2009 at 8:22pm —
Thanks to the City of Coronado Police Department for providing eCoronado.com
with the below information (partial list):
* 3 traffic collisions
* 2 locked bikes stolen (both were locked and the cables were cut)
* 1 car stolen
* 10/20: Male 20 years old petty theft where suspect took a case of beer from Ave. Liquor with disorderly… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 29, 2009 at 8:00pm —
So how many have tried the new restaurant? How did you like the food the customer service? Was your experience positive?
Added by April Ball on October 29, 2009 at 9:12am —
See the original press release that includes financials (3rd quarter 2009 Final.pdf
CORONADO FIRST BANK BOOSTS RESERVES
Coronado, Calif. -- Business Wire – October 29, 2009 --Bruce Ives, President and CEO of Coronado First Bank (the “Bank”) (OTCBB: CDFB) announced today that after carefully considering the… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 29, 2009 at 8:30am —
Coronado High School's Latino Culture Club has extended the dates of their toy drive for a very good reason: teachers are holding a competition among several of their classes to see who can get the most donations. The winning class will get a teacher-sponsored prize!
Some of the teachers who have joined this competition are Mr. Ian Silverman and Mrs. Tamara O'Brien.
Mrs. O'Brien came up with this idea after Alex Valle, President of the club and a student in her class,… Continue
Added by Suzette Valle on October 28, 2009 at 8:33pm —
This photograph captures a view of San Diego Bay few remember today. Photo courtesy of the Janice and Tremont Scruggs Collection at the Coronado Public Library.
Longtime Coronadan Janice Scruggs recently presented a stack of historic photographs to the Coronado Public Library. One image in particular seemed to stand out above the rest. It showed three Coronado ferryboats and three World War I destroyers in San Diego… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 28, 2009 at 8:21pm —
Revel in Islander Pride this Friday, October 30 -- come to Coronado High School's Homecoming events:
Homecoming Parade: starts at 3:30 p.m. at the corner of Orange Avenue and Adella. The parade follows Orange to 7th Street. There will be fierce competition among the classes to see who wins the title for the best float.
Homecoming BBQ: The Senior Class is sponsoring a pre-game chow down at CHS before the game, with proceeds going to Senior Class… Continue
Added by Vicky Lambert on October 28, 2009 at 1:33pm —
This Coronado hotel is well known for its history, charm, and close proximity to the best of Coronado. With 100 hotel rooms, it is large enough to have your favorite amenities and small enough for personal touches.
They are offering 25% off for local residents till the end of the year.
Check out the deals… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 28, 2009 at 9:30am —
Home Away From Home at Loews Coronado Bay Resort
Need an extra bedroom this holiday season? Loews Coronado Bay Resort is offering a 40% discount
on guestrooms and spa services from November 1 to December 30, 2009.
Plus, make the most of the holiday season with their French Master Chef Marc Ehrler as he creates a variety of harvest menus in celebration of San Diego’s family farms.
Click to learn more about… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 28, 2009 at 9:30am —
091024-N-5629T-199 CORONADO, CA (October 24, 2009) -- Commandant of the Marine Corps General James T. Conway spoke at the commissioning ceremony of the USS Makin Island LHD 8 on Saturday October 24, 2009. Makin Island is the final amphibious assault ship built in the LHD-1 Wasp-class, but the first of the class built with Gas Turbine Engines and an electric drive. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Amanda D. Tatom/Released)…
Added by eCoronado on October 27, 2009 at 3:37pm —
John requested Pasta Carbonara last night for dinner. I couldn't deny him such a simple request. I've made Tyler Florence's Ultimate
recipe countless times. This pasta is truly one of life's ultimate pleasures. I used Bucatini pasta and uncured Pepper Bacon (available at Boney's) in my version. Don't deny your man. Don't deny yourself!…
Added by Denise E. Jones on October 27, 2009 at 2:43pm —
Beginning with just one meter of sea level rise, our nation would be physically under siege, with calamitous and destabilizing consequences.
The US is a coastal nation with over 12,000 miles of coastline. With 53% of all Americans living in and around coastal cities and towns, it is important to understand the impact of climate-induced sea level rise on our nation. Previous studies have focused on a six-meter rise. The following study takes a more conservative approach, beginning… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 27, 2009 at 9:30am —
Get your Costumes ready for a Halloween Party at WineStyles!
Make your fist stop on Halloween at WineStyles. Join us for wine tasting or at our wine bar on Saturday October 31st and enjoy live jazz music, wine tasting and premium wine or beer. The Best Halloween Costume wins a Magnum of Wine!
(Judging will be at 7:30 pm)
Please visit our website at www.winestyles.net/coronado
for additonal information.
Added by WineStyles Coronado on October 27, 2009 at 9:19am —
Wine and Dine in Style!
That's correct... Island Pasta is now part of WineStyles "Wine and Dine" Program.
Bring a WineStyles wine to dinner at our partnering restaurants in
Coronado and enjoy corkage free dining anytime.
Partnering Restaurants are:
IL Fornaio, *Primavera, Vigiluccis, Chance Bistro, Burger Lounge and
(*Note: Primavera’s waives ½ corkage fee)
Please join us for wine tasting every Thursday, Friday or Saturday and… Continue
Added by WineStyles Coronado on October 27, 2009 at 9:07am —
A commentary by J. F. Kelly, Jr.
My wife and I have a problem. Our two pet cats, Mimi and Mewsetta, have flunked out of boarding school. Both have been told, in as many words, that they are no longer welcome. Boy, are they hissed off! My wife and I aren’t too pleased, either, because it presents a problem, to wit: Who will care for them when we travel? Are we grounded forever?
Leaving them at home and hiring a pet care person to look in on them may not work. Mimi… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 27, 2009 at 7:00am —
CORONADO – Nothing says Halloween like a carved pumpkin. Multiply that by 100 and you have a fast paced, fun, artistic, creative social event for kids of all ages. Everyone has fun, participants and audience alike.
On Thursday, October 29 (5-7 p.m.), the 27th Annual Pumpkin Carving Party takes place at the Coronado Yacht Club, 1631 Strand Way. The event is sponsored annually by Tom and Debbie Riddle of Lee Mather Company Realtors, Coronado’s oldest real estate… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 26, 2009 at 5:00pm —
eCoronado.com has been in good contact with Lance Alspaugh who is overseeing the redevelopment of the Coronado Village Theatre. We are VERY EXCITED for this progress and will keep you updated with news, photos and more in the near future! Join eCoronado.com for free to get updates!
Good Day Steve,
The Design Review Committee in Coronado recently approved the Exterior Concept for the Village Theatre. I… Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 25, 2009 at 10:00am —