Last week’s grand opening of The Front Porch (918 Orange Avenue) included all the elements you would imagine a VIP grand opening to include. The Front Porch was packed of Coronado community members and members of the larger San Diego community. There were trays of delectable foods such as Goat Cheese and Quince Tartlette cups and Citrus Marinated Baja Shrimp made by sister restaurant The Patio’s sous chef, John Medall. There were drinks in hand including wine from The…Continue
Between the different architectural influences and the historic residences, the term “typical” doesn’t apply to Coronado homes. Our homes represent this unique palette of diversity and elegance.
That being said, we want to break up the regions of Coronado so prospective homebuyers can get a good lay…Continue
Added by ParkLife Real Estate on July 3, 2015 at 6:00am — No Comments
The true essence of your quintessential Southern California luxury living, the Cays sailor lifestyle is a hidden gem. Slowly the news about this secluded waterfront community is getting out. Interest has started to rise. This spurs directly from the supply and demand issue plaguing Coronado.
Demand for homes in Coronado continues to rise; yet the supply hasn’t…Continue
Added by ParkLife Real Estate on July 1, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Great reviews of the Hotel Marisol Coronado have led to national recognition
On June 20, 2015 BusinessInsider.com published its list of the Best Boutique Hotels in America. The Hotel Marisol Coronado, which reopened August 1, 2014 after a complete renovation, was included.
Ann Keyser, owner, was thrilled be included in this list. “To be…Continue
Added by Sue Gillingham on July 1, 2015 at 8:00am — No Comments
Fourth of July has become known for the wearing of RED WHITE AND BLUE with pride. In Coronado, it has become a tradition for local businesses and shops to come out with their own version.
Coronado's very own URT Clothing just released their 4th shirt this year and to celebrate they wanted to offer all Coroando residents over 20% off. Just visit urturt.com and enter "NADO" at the checkout to get the…Continue
Added by Ian on June 29, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
The Coronado Chamber of Commerce grant recipients of the YEA (Young Entrepreneurs Academy) program Jerry Nutter and Treg Miller have opened Hang 10 Shaved Ice inside of High Tide Bottle Shop and Kitchen located at 933 Orange. They are open every day from 12 pm to 7 pm.
Photo courtesy Hang 10 Shave Ice's…Continue
Added by Renee Nutter on June 24, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments
Cute — Fun — Athletic — and Intelligent
The lovely Miss Raven is all of that and more!
It was certainly their loss for whoever let Raven go. She was found wandering around Spreckels Park seeking a friend. Already microchipped and extremely social, it is obvious that this girl was once in a loving home.
Raven is the first to greet you when you walk into the cat…Continue
Added by PAWS of Coronado on June 22, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
For the first time in nearly 40-years, a feature length movie will be filmed at the magnificent Hotel del Coronado. HotelDel.com
You may have seen the last movie shot at The Del - The Stuntman - starring Peter O'Toole, which was filmed in the late '70s and released in 1980. Before that, Marilyn Monroe in Some Like It Hot.
And what better cast and crew to film NadoLand at The Hotel Del than the students at…Continue
The Coronado Schools Foundation would like to announce its newest Business Partner, Bluewater Boathouse Seafood Grill, proud supporters of Coronado Public Schools. Visit them with your Coronado Locals Card! Receive:
Have a SEP-IRA? Read This.
By Peter C. Thoms, CFA
If you contribute to a SEP-IRA, then good for you. You are reducing current-year taxes while building a tax-deferred retirement nest egg. However, if you would like to cut your taxes further and build your nest egg faster…Continue
Added by Orion Capital Management LLC on June 13, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
An art mecca fifteen minutes away from Coronado? Yes, it's Liberty Station at the Naval Training Center (NTC) in Point Loma. The area was touted to me as being "as wonderful as Balboa Park, but with better parking." I had no idea that there was a space here created for art, music, and culture. Curious as to its origins, I learned that this art community at Liberty Station is part of …Continue
Added by Ann Marie Bryan on June 10, 2015 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Are you a local Foodie? A Coronado restaurant is doing a survey and they want Coronado locals to fill it out and give dining feedback in person during a focus group on June 23rd. If selected for the focus group, participants will receive $100 gift certificate to a Coronado restaurant as a thank you for participating. Here is what they sent us:
We're looking for frequent full…Continue
Added by eCoronado on June 10, 2015 at 2:30pm — No Comments
The school year is coming to an end, but that does not mean the John Harvard Academy is closing up its doors just yet. In fact, for many students, summer is another season to hone their skills. …Continue
Added by Alyssa Ballard on June 10, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Sea Spa at Loews Coronado Bay Resort is offering dad the ultimate relaxation this Father’s Day. Brew & Renew includes a 30 minute stretch by Stretch U, a men’s haircut, hot towel treatment, neck and scalp massage, and a San Diego local Ballast Point beer for $75.
Stretch U provides a mobility and performance boost that was previously only available to professional athletes. It is based around The Carey Stretch by legendary Physical Therapist John Carey. His…Continue
Added by Loews Coronado Bay Resort on June 9, 2015 at 12:30pm — No Comments
CHS students Owen Schafer and Grace Yakutis teach middle school students about the scientific principles of sailing.
Coronado High School Sailing teammates Owen Schafer and Grace Yakutis will teach local children about the science of sailing and instruct them on use of sail boats during an exciting “Sailing through STEM” camp this summer.…Continue
Added by Kellee Hearther on June 6, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
Coronado, California, June 5, 2015 – The Glorietta Bay Inn has completed renovations on eight of the eleven historic mansion guest rooms. Each guest room features a warm, inviting, relaxed atmosphere and include elegant new furnishings that pay tribute to the hotel’s early beginnings.
The guest rooms all received new carpeting,…Continue
By Peter C. Thoms, CFA
An important (but very underutilized strategy) for investors is to periodically rebalance their investment portfolios. Rebalancing means shifting assets within a portfolio so that the portfolio’s asset allocation is returned to its original target weights.
For example, say a portfolio’s target allocation is 60% equities and 40% bonds. …Continue
Added by Orion Capital Management LLC on June 5, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Nestled snuggly in the middle of Orange Avenue between 9th and 10th is Wag’N Tails. It may be small but it’s unmissable with its triangle roof top and dutch door, if you have a pet, it feels like home.
In Coronado, we see businesses fold and come back as something new over and over again. We’ve also seen a business replaced by something very similar. For instance, after Alexander’s closed, its location was used for…Continue
Kyle McCarty is a creator with an entrepreneurial spirit. He’s always had a knack for fixing things. When he was younger, his father once told him “It’s not what the tool is designed to do, it’s about what you can make it do.” From the time he was a boy in Houston, Kyle’s father laid the groundwork for what would later be his service to the Coronado community. Well known around town for his handyman business, Kyle tackles basic home repairs, fixer uppers and the “honey do’s” – and…Continue
Toni Atkins, Speaker of the California State Assembly, and Coronado's regional representative, held a community meeting at the Coronado Library Thursday, May 28th, at 4:00 p.m. While she herself was not in attendance, two from her staff were -- one taking names and one fielding questions.
Tom Slattery, a resident of Third and Fourth Streets corridor and member of the neighborhood group TAF, attended the meeting to discuss growing concerns and frustrations over…