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Coronado Islanders Rugby defeats Valhalla in final division match

Islanders Rugby continued their undefeated season Saturday with a road victory over the Valhalla Norsemen.  The Norsemen took an early 10-0 lead.  After a slow start, the Islanders began to show signs of life with better defense and a quickening…

Added by Renee Nutter on January 26, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments

First Ever CoSA Friday Night Live at Candelas

Save the Date: Friday Night Live, February 20th, starting at 5:30 p.m. at Candelas.

Come see some of the most talented performers, musicians and singers in Coronado (if not in all of San Diego County).  Candelas on the…


Added by Sheila Baran on January 26, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Community Voices: This is Not a Historic Coronado Trolley

The City Council is being asked to restore a railroad car from National City, and one that rarely came to Coronado at that. The railroad car has been billed as a "historic Coronado trolley," but no authentication has been provided.

This is the only picture of a National City & Otay Railway train in Coronado. When was the picture taken? Why was the train in Coronado? Did the train travel frequently to Coronado?


1. The picture was most…


Added by Harold Myers on January 27, 2015 at 7:30am — No Comments

First Annual Celebration of "Community of Compassion" Inspired by Nicolas Brown

Supply Our Students, a 501(c) (3) organization, is having its First Annual Celebration of a Community of Compassion on February 10 at the Hotel Del promoting and highlighting Nicolas Brown in Coronado, CA

Coronado, California  -  Supply Our Students (SOS), located in Coronado, California, focuses on helping children and families in need of school supplies, clothing, equipment, transportation, social activities, educational and county resource…


Added by eCoronado on January 27, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

"Monday Masters" Men's Tennis Group at Glorietta Tennis Center

The Tennis Center is starting a Men’s Tennis Group beginning Monday February 2nd called Monday Masters.  This is similar to the Weezers and Geezers at the Cays each morning, but at the Tennis Center from 7:00am - 9:00am.  It is a drop-in and free.  Bring your own balls and take any open court.  Have questions?  Contact us below:

Sue Hites

Tennis Coordinator

Coronado Tennis…


Added by eCoronado on January 26, 2015 at 12:04pm — No Comments

American Sniper, Now Stunning Audiences at Village Theater

This review contains spoilers.

American Sniper, this month's box office phenomenon, directed by Clint Eastwood has taken the nation by storm.  It is the story of U.S. Navy SEAL Chris Kyle, who has been recognized as the deadliest sniper in U.S. military history. The film chronicles his life, from his days as a young boy in Texas to a rodeo cowboy to his enlistment in the Navy, including his experience with Coronado's BUD/s. Kyle then meets Taya…


Added by Mary Douglas on January 25, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Loews Coronado Bay Resort Plays Cupid this Valentine's Day - Cruises, Dining and Spa Escapes

Whether you are an "island" local or just exploring, you'll find romantic options on both sea and land this Valentine's Day.  

Love is in the sea air at Loews Coronado Bay Resort as you set sail aboard one of two romantic yacht cruises this Valentine’s Day.  

Sunset Dinner Cruise

WHO: $175 per person, price…


Added by Loews Coronado Bay Resort on January 20, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments

CHS Principal Jenny Moore Leads with the Best Interests of Students in Mind

CHS Principal Jenny Moore poses with Assistant Principals Shane Schmeichel and Steve Abbott.

Jenny Moore is currently in her second year as principal of Coronado High School. Her journey in Coronado schools began as an elementary aged student. She graduated from Coronado High School and taught at the high school before becoming the Assistant…


Added by Kellee Hearther on January 23, 2015 at 9:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Historical Association to Launch "Inspired! 100 Years of Coronado Schools" Exhibit

Coronado is about to get a lesson in the Crown City’s history of public education. The Coronado Historical Association (CHA) is gearing up to launch their newest exhibit – “Inspired! 100 Years of Coronado Schools” – a collection of school paraphernalia, photographs and other memorabilia that chronicles the history of Coronado Public Schools. The exhibit, which is scheduled to open in early March, will take the place of the current…


Added by Mary Douglas on January 23, 2015 at 2:30pm — 2 Comments

Friday's Wine & Lecture: USS CORONADO Update!


‘USS CORONADO (LCS 4) -- Update of Recent Operations’

The Coronado Historical Association, in partnership with the Coronado Council of the U.S. Navy League, will be sharing an exciting update on the USS CORONADO with the audience at Friday’s Wine & Lecture (January 30). CDR Peter Kim, Commanding Officer,…


Added by Coronado Historical Association on January 24, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

Police Blotter January 13 - 19: Man reports being spat on

Crimes Reported

Graffiti/Vandalism; Vandalism (less than 400 dollars)

Unknown Suspect(s) vandalized the seawall with graffiti located near Centennial Park with Black Spray Paint

1000 block of First Street Coronado CA 92118


Battery On Person

The known suspect spit on the victim, striking the victim on his shirt, while riding a bicycle. The were no words exchanged.

2000 block of Mullinix Drive Coronado CA…


Added by Community Manager on January 23, 2015 at 5:16pm — No Comments

Coronado Kids & Miracle League of San Diego

The Miracle League of San Diego provides children with special needs the opportunity to play baseball in an organized league, including at Coronado's Green Field.  Watch this 2-minute video and see what Coronado kids are up to these days.

Miracle League Coronado from Surf's Up…


Added by Surf's Up Studios Coronado on January 23, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

Bluewater Boathouse Undergoes Reconstructive Surgery

A morning glimpse of Glorietta Bay and Bluewater Boathouse. Photo by Naomi Lan.

Restaurant Has Re-opened For Lunch and Dinner…


Added by Joseph Ditler on January 22, 2015 at 6:30pm — 2 Comments

Naval Air Forces Holds Change of Command

SAN DIEGO – Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF) held a change of command ceremony aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) at Naval Air Station North Island Jan. 22.

During the ceremony, Vice Adm. Mike Shoemaker relieved Vice Adm. David H. Buss as CNAF.

While serving as the Navy’s “Air…


Added by Community Manager on January 22, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Cash Prizes will be awarded for Lions Club Speech Contest

The topic for this year's Annual Student Speaker contest is "Water Conservation -- How We Reduce, Recycle, and Reclaim?" The contest is open to all Coronado students in grades 9-12.…


Added by Kellee Hearther on January 22, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Coronado Holds Its First Acoustic Jam

George and Cindy Sanger at Monday's Acoustic Jam at the Community Center

Who knew Coronado had so many musicians and singers willing to come out on a brisk night to jam with a couple of dozen strangers. Last Monday night, some 25 people gathered in the Community Center’s Abalone Room where they strummed and crooned their way through a number of popular tunes, such as The Beatles’ “I Saw Her Standing There,” Neil Young’s “Harvest…


Added by Gloria Tierney on January 21, 2015 at 2:00pm — 1 Comment

Obituary: Nicholas Castellanos: 1996 - 2015 - Memorial Service January 24th, 2015

Nicholas Allan Castellanos, age 18 passed away suddenly on January 16, 2015. He was born in Santa Monica, California on August 2, 1996 to Leslie Swanson Castellanos and Allan Castellanos.

He graduated in 2014 from Coronado High School and just completed his first semester at California State University Chico. Nicholas was a loving, caring son and a loyal friend to all. He especially enjoyed playing lacrosse, participating in the Junior Lifeguard program,…


Added by eCoronado on January 22, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Obituary: Dr. James Giacobine; Local Philanthropist



CORONADO – At the impressionable age of six, Jim Giacobine had hernia surgery. Even at this young age he was intrigued by the amount of respect everyone seemed to show his surgeon. When young Jim returned home, he told his mother that he wanted to be a doctor. And his life’s course was set.…


Added by Joseph Ditler on January 22, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Coronado Rugby Wins Again

Coronado runs in 11 tries in their match against Hoover.

Saturday’s match was in many ways a match between the Hoover high school football team and Islanders Rugby team.  Hoover was a very large team with lots of talented football players but the Islanders rugby knowledge, speed and commitment to their teammates would rule the day.  In total the Coronado Islanders crossed…


Added by Renee Nutter on January 22, 2015 at 7:30am — 2 Comments

"Ace the ACT" Course offered at Coronado High School

Added by Kellee Hearther on January 20, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

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