155 WITCHES TAKE FLIGHT
Cackle of Witches Invade Gaslamp,
Then Takeover Coronado’s McP’s Irish Pub
CORONADO – For the past 15 years a cackle of witches has preceded Halloween as the “other” Halloween event in this island community. …Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 24, 2014 at 5:30pm — No Comments
Through their play in the San Diego City Conference Tournament concluding today at Balboa Park, two members of the Coronado High girls' golf team qualified for the conference match play championship starting Monday at Torrey Pines GC.
Sophomore Kesar Patel shot 84 Monday and 83 today, 167 overall, to earn the fourth seed. She will play 13th seed Soozy Zerbe of Point Loma High in her first match.
Also, by virtue of her play this week, Patel was named to the All-Western…Continue
Added by Bill Winn on October 23, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments
Halloween on Coronado starts Friday with a haunted house at the Coronado Community Center, followed by a Halloween carnival and costume contest held at the Coronado Library. Next week's activities include Orange Avenue's "Downtown Goes Ghostly" on Halloween afternoon, followed by trick or treating all over the 'island'. Get all the details below and have a fun and safe Nado-Ween!
Added by Community Manager on October 22, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments
On October 21, the Coronado Real Estate Association (CREA) presented PAWS of Coronado with a check for $14,500.
This donation represented the proceeds from the 3rd Annual Coronado Chili Cook-Off and Pet Parade held on September 21, 2014 benefiting PAWS.
Pictured above are CREA Board Members Therese Pallares, Renee Wilson, Nancy Peace, Gerri-Lynn Fives and Reagan Wilson (daughter of Renee and not a member) Caroline Haines and Zach Todaro along with PAWS Board Members…Continue
Added by PAWS of Coronado on October 22, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Coronado Women’s Volleyball team is a strong force this year. Starting league play on October 6th, the Islanders are currently undefeated. They have defeated Serra High School, Christian High School, Mira Mesa High School, and Morse High School. The game against Christian was the toughest; teams traded games, each taking two before the Islanders prevailed in the fifth to take the win.
The team consists of 12 players, 9 of which are seniors. Most of the seniors have…Continue
Added by Mackenzie Wiley on October 21, 2014 at 11:00pm — No Comments
We want to invite you to help to feed hungry children in the Dominican Republic from right here in Spreckels Park!
On November 2, 2014 we invite you to a Coronado Community-wide service event. St. Paul’s United Methodist Church and Sacred Heart Catholic Church are partnering with Children of the…Continue
Double Your Pleasure with Dinner and A Show, Chicago Style!
The six-time Tony award-winner, "CHICAGO," opens at the Coronado Performing Arts Center, 650 D Avenue, on Nov. 1. With each performance, the Coronado School of the Arts Foundation will offer…Continue
Added by Sheila Baran on October 22, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
Have you noticed kids and adults wandering around parts of Coronado looking for "things" just off the beaten path...or perhaps attached to signs or trees? Chances are, they are geocaching and in search of small treasures - sometimes, it's just for the joy of finding something hidden.
What is it? Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find…
Did you realize that all the library programs for Children, Teens, and Adults are paid for by the Friends of the Library? Their on-going efforts make our Library one of the best in California.
There are other benefits that all Friends members receive, such as early admission to the April Book Fair. Now the Friends are adding new benefits! If you are a member of the Friends and participate in their e-mail newsletter you will receive special deals and coupons to use at…Continue
Added by Coronado Library Kids' Events on October 21, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments
An Outdoor Gathering Place for Coronado Residents for Over 90 Years, the Patio of the Recently Renovated Hotel Marisol, Designated an Historic Resource
At its October 15, 2014, meeting the City’s Historic Resources Commission (HRC) approved the historic designation of two properties, an Historic Alteration Permit for an already designated property, recommendation to the City Council…Continue
Added by John Tato on October 20, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments
Weekly Market Update, October 20, 2014
Presented by Manning Wealth Management
General market news
• The past week has been an interesting one for the markets, to say the least. The…Continue
Added by Manning Wealth Management on October 20, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
The San Diego Medical Examiner said Rebecca Zahau stripped naked, tied her hands and feet behind her back and hanged herself from the balcony of a Coronado Island mansion in 2011.
Zahau's family contends she was murdered by the ex-wife and brother of Paradise Valley millionaire Jonah Shacknai, and that her death was staged to look like a suicide.
Read the entire AZ Central story …
Added by eCoronado on October 19, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) is presently updating its Engineering and Traffic Surveys for Third and Fourth Streets, which are part of California State Highways 75 and 282. The results of the updated surveys will determine the future speed limits on these streets. Caltrans has completed its data collection and the surveys should be completed by the end of the year. The surveys are required to be performed every 10 years.
If the speed of…Continue
Don’t know how to use your mobile device? Ask a Teen!
The Coronado Public Library is pleased to announce a new service. The Teen Tech Team is here to assist you with basic information on using your smart mobile device. Our volunteers are not tech experts, but are here to help you as best they can. All ages are welcome to use this service.
Teen Tech Team strongly recommends you back up your mobile device contents…Continue
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
Added by Community Manager on October 19, 2014 at 8:24pm — No Comments
For 20 years this was home of Alexander's Pizza. It's now under wraps until its new owner moves in
There is a sense among some in the community that the cost of doing business in Coronado may be getting too rich for many local businesses. In the past year there have been some substantial rent increases across the business district.
Last December, Charlie Wagner sold Central Drug because of a hefty rent increase, he said.…Continue
Science has never been so, well, musical. Think Schoolhouse Rock!, but with live singing, dancing and demonstrations. FMA Live! Forces in Motion is an award-winning science education concert that uses Newton’s Laws of motion to excite and engage students while encouraging them to pursue a future in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM). The program is sponsored through a partnership between Honeywell and NASA in an effort to…Continue
Added by Kellee Hearther on October 18, 2014 at 12:30am — No Comments
Lentils, spice, chicken, rice. This is the mantra – four words that mean the difference between going hungry and enjoying a hot meal. For kids living in the Dominican Republic, wondering where their next meal is coming from is commonplace. But a group of Coronado residents are changing that, with a little help from an organization called Children of the Nations.
Children of the Nations (COTN), founded in 1995 in Silverdale, Washington, is a Christian charitable organization…Continue
Vandalism (Less than $400)
Between 3:30 p.m. on 10/3 and 8:37 a.m. on 10/4, unknown person(s) used their hand(s) to hit the driver’s side vehicle mirrors forward of at least 15 vehicles in the 700 block of F Avenue, the 600 and 700 blocks of Eighth Avenue, and the 700 block of H Avenue, causing damage to one known vehicle.
100 block of H Avenue
10/3 - 10/4
Malicious Mischief/Vandalism - Misdemeanor
Added by Community Manager on October 17, 2014 at 4:23pm — No Comments
The Navy has called off the search for one of its civilian employees who went missing off San Clemente Island last week.
Read the entire KPBS…Continue
Added by eCoronado on October 16, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments