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Two Arrested in Coronado After Evading Officers

On Saturday morning at approximately 4:53 a.m., officers were monitoring traffic entering the City of Coronado when they observed a vehicle westbound on the bridge at a high rate of speed.  After confirming the vehicle’s speed of 81 mph in a 50 mph zone, officers attempted to initiate a traffic stop on the vehicle in the 300 block of Pomona Avenue.  The vehicle, a gray 1994 Nissan Sentra, slowed to approximately 20 mph, but failed to yield to the officers.  The vehicle continued…


Added by Community Manager on August 2, 2015 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Police Chief Jon Froomin thanks the Coronado Community for supporting the Special Olympics

Community of Coronado,

On July 18, the City was fortunate to have the International Law Enforcement Torch Run come through our community. The law enforcement officers and Special Olympic athletes were from around the world and carried the Flame of Hope on its journey to the 2015 Special Olympic World Games in Los Angeles. I want to express my thanks to the Police Department personnel who facilitated this event as well as others who participated in the ceremony at…


Added by Community Manager on August 2, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments

SoCal Beach Communities Seek Solutions to Short-Term Rentals

This is the third article dealing with the topic of short-term rentals.  The first article, City Cracking Down on Illegal Short-Term Rentals, described efforts by the City of Coronado to encourage compliance with the…


Added by John Tato on August 2, 2015 at 9:00am — 2 Comments

Coronado Schools Foundation & eCoronado.com Launch the 2015-16 Coronado Locals Card

The 2015-16 Coronado Locals Cards are in!

To get a card, make your donation TODAY and save at the businesses that support our schools.

Have a…


Added by Coronado Schools Foundation on August 1, 2015 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Avenue of Heroes, Naval Pilot #1, Commander Theodore "Spuds" Ellyson

The birth of their strapping red-haired son, Theodore Gordon Ellyson, on February 27, 1885, was a proud day for Virginians, Henry and Lizzie Ellyson. No one was prepared when his life was tragically cut short exactly 43-years later.

By all accounts, Commander Theodore Gordon “Spuds” Ellyson was in a rush to be first at everything—as if he sensed his days would be short. While his time in Coronado was brief, his daring anchored North Island’s role as a leader in…


Added by Toni Mc Gowan on July 30, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

Multi-Use Beach Path - Let the City Council Know What You Think

The City Council is receiving a lot of feedback regarding the proposed multi-use path on the beach adjacent to Ocean Blvd. Please take a minute to complete this quick survey to share your opinion:


Results of this survey will be shared with the City…


Added by Richard Bailey on July 27, 2015 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

"Neon" Novice Tennis Tournament for Kids 14 and Under August 7-9

The Coronado Tennis Association is sponsoring a junior tennis tournament that takes place in Coronado August 7-9.  This is a great for beginners and the cost is only $10.

Sign up at the tennis shop by August 5th.  Tennis shop is located at 1501 Glorietta next to the tennis center.

Get the details below:…


Added by eCoronado on July 28, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

Mindful Cafe at Sharp Coronado Hospital (Special Offer)

Mindful Cafe is located at 250 Prospect Place at Sharp Hospital Coronado.  Special offer on the flyer below.

Mindful Café is where you don’t have to sacrifice great tasting food to be healthy.  Our approach focuses on transparency of ingredients, enticing flavor profiles and satisfying portions.…


Added by eCoronado on July 30, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments

Learn How Prop 110 Can Assist Disabled Homeowners

Becoming disabled can be a struggle, whether it is physically, emotionally, mentally (must lead to a physical disability to use this proposition) or medically. Help for someone owning a home is available with California Proposition 110.

Proposition 110 is a constitutional initiative passed by California voters in 1990 that provides property tax relief for severely and permanently disabled claimants when they sell…


Added by eCoronado on July 30, 2015 at 11:18am — No Comments

45th Anniversary Concert in the Park

The lead singer cried out, “Did we rock your world tonight?” and truer words could not have been spoken as the entire island definitely felt rocked that night.

Concert in the park is one of Coronado’s most beloved traditions and has been for forty-five years. Locals, tourists, and San Diego natives alike join together in a fun evening festivity, all summer long on Sundays. This year the series began May 24th and will last through September 6th. A new feature this…


Added by Alyssa Ballard on July 29, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments

PAWS Pup of the Week: Snowy in Coronado

During a recent thunderstorm, dear Ms. Snowy was found abandoned under the Coronado Bridge. Certain that she had run away in fear of the storm, the Coronado Animal Care…


Added by PAWS of Coronado on July 29, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Coronado Living: Our Family’s Summer Bucket List

At the beginning of this summer, my MOMS Club friends and I gathered to create summer bucket lists for our families. We all have young children – elementary school-aged and younger. Without preschool or after-school activities, the summer seemed to stretch out interminably.

But also full of opportunity! And fun! We just had to be strategic to make it happen – or the summer would be over before we could say “Fourth of July.”

I made a list of 12 things I wanted…


Added by Becca Garber on July 28, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments

National Champions at the Coronado Lawn Bowling Club Mixed Triples Tournament

The Coronado Lawn Bowling Club (CLBC) hosted its 5th Annual Coronado Mixed Triples on Saturday, July 18. This tournament is part of the Southwest Lawn Bowling Association’s Men’s Division tournament schedule. Sixteen teams from southern California lawn bowling clubs competed for first, second, third and fourth place prizes in an A Division and first and second place prizes in a B Division. The teams, from clubs as far away Long Beach and Sun City and as close as San Diego/Balboa,…


Added by Berie Grobe on July 27, 2015 at 10:00am — No Comments

Coronado Little League Fall Ball Registration Information

We are now accepting registration for the 2015 Coronado Little League Fall Ball program. The Registration Form and Medical Release Form are found here.

Any questions should be directed to Cindy Kullberg, at cindyk5@aol.com. Also please check the website…


Added by eCoronado on July 29, 2015 at 10:37am — No Comments

Sandman is Back on the Island

Coronado has its resident street artist, the Sandman back in town!  Take a bike ride or walk past the Del Coronado Cul-de-sac and view his creations!

See Sandman photos and past articles here.

Added by Kim Moreno on July 27, 2015 at 4:30pm — 3 Comments

Why Coronado has the Best Vacation Rentals in the United States

Every year Coronado hosts hundreds, if not thousands, of vacationers. Many of these guests enjoy the unique opportunity to rent out one of our esteemed vacation rentals. These fully furnished and completely charming homes capture the entire essence of SoCal luxury beach living.

In short, they are the final touch to your ultimate beach getaway. 

What always amazes us is how far in advance these vacation rentals book up. Many families secure their next year…


Added by ParkLife Real Estate on July 29, 2015 at 9:00am — No Comments

McP's Celebrates 33rd Year

The Restaurant They Said Wouldn't Last Six Months

McP’s Irish Pub burst upon the scene 33 years ago this week – exactly half a lifetime ago for founder and owner Greg McPartlin. When he opened, every restaurant owner in town predicted the Irish pub wouldn't last six months.…


Added by Joseph Ditler on July 28, 2015 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Coronado Student Wins $1,000 from Young Entrepreneurs Academy for Social Media Video

Eighteen-year-old Jerry Nutter is smiling a little brighter after winning a $1,000 American Express gift card in the #BecauseOfYEA! social media contest where he highlighted how the Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) taught him to launch and run his own business, Hang 10 Shaved Ice, which has recorded $5,000 of sales in its first three weeks of operation.

The contest was open to YEA! students and…


Added by eCoronado on July 28, 2015 at 3:52pm — No Comments

Frozen Fest this Friday in the Coronado Cays

Take a trip to Arendelle right here in Coronado by visiting the Frozen Fest in Cays Park on Friday, July 31st. Fans of the movie Frozen will delight in the free activities offered by the Coronado Recreation Department starting at 5:30pm.

There will be “sled races,” “snowball fights”, an Icicle obstacle course and other games and contests. Children can make a variety of Frozen crafts, jump in the Frozen Jumpees, get their face painted and build a “snowman.”…


Added by Community Manager on July 27, 2015 at 6:30am — No Comments

Highlights from the City Manager's Weekly Update: Bloodmobile to visit Coronado Police Department for blood drive today

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…


Added by Community Manager on July 26, 2015 at 9:32pm — No Comments

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