CORONADO, CALIFORNIA 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…Continue
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Getting older is certain, getting wiser is likely, getting happier is what you do with your attitude and getting tax breaks is what this commentary explains.
One of the biggest fears for seniors (and others), is running out of money in retirement and the threat of increasing taxes. People who have built up equity in their homes and thus having lower tax rates can thank California’s Proposition 13, which limits property tax…Continue
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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
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Coronado Bliss wants to keep you looking great this Memorial Day.
Contact them with any questions.
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Elevating the bar for Coronado’s dining scene, Stake Chophouse & Bar is rolling out a new feature to the Coronado area. Stake is now offering a complimentary luxury car service to provide guests with a special night from start to finish. Car service will begin at 5:00 pm daily and will run until close.
Reservations are available on a first come, first serve basis and can be booked in conjunction…
CORONADO, CA - The State officially abandoned its appeal today of a Superior Court ruling issued last year that found loans the City of Coronado made to its now-dissolved redevelopment agency are enforceable obligations.
The Department of Finance decision to drop its appeal means the July 2014 ruling is final and binding, and that the City’s loans to the former Coronado Community Development Agency may be paid back.
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eCoronado.com broke the news last month about Coronado's newest restaurant, Shima (located at 126 Orange Avenue). Shima means "island" in Japanese and they are serving sushi, entertaining groups with their teppanyaki chefs cooking right at your table and have a full bar. Their soft opening was this weekend and are now officially open to the public. You might recognize their founder, Tim Aaron, also owns Nicky Rottens a few doors down and promises…
Did you make it out to the "secret" concert on the beach last night? If you didn't, you missed out on one of the most public "private" concerts Coronado has ever seen.
Tim McGraw was hired by Zaxby's (a Georgia-based franchised chain of restaurants) to perform a private concert on the beach property in front of the Hotel del Coronado. Zaxby's had been holding their corporate offsite at the hotel which coordinated the event. The beach property near the hotel is…
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Dear Friends and Family of Natasha,
This is Natasha’s husband, George. I want to thank all of you for your warm outpouring of love and support for Natasha and her family during this sad time. She meant to much to so many people and will be sorely missed. She certainly was the brightest star in my universe and I will always love her. All of us who knew her best realize that she always defaulted to the positive view of any situation, so we are trying to follow her…Continue
This letter to the editor was received from Tamara O'Brien in regards to a CUSD budget workshop from last week:
CUSD Board of Governors, 9 April 2015
Today’s ‘Budget' workshop left me panicked.
As a taxpayer I felt fear.
I heard elected representatives say that the workshop setting is preferred as the Board is freer to…Continue
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Innovative, Charismatic, Beloved Entrepreneur and CEO, Lorton Mitchell, passed late Wednesday evening surrounded by his family and loved ones.
The team here at Lorton Mitchell Custom Homes, and Mitchell family are deeply saddened by his passing. We appreciate your patience and understanding in this delicate time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Mitchell family.
This Easter Loews Coronado Bay Resort is offering a lavish waterfront champagne brunch along with a variety of complimentary activities for the family including egg hunts, face painting, cookie decorating and more.
Easter Champagne Brunch at Market Café
WHO: $72 adults, $32 children; price includes tax and gratuity
WHAT: Dine waterfront as you indulge in a lavish Easter champagne brunch. Selections include…Continue
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Emerald City Toastmaster located in Coronado, CA is the place to develop speaking & leadership skills, useful tools in all job interviews and in life! Join us for our next open house later this month. Details below:
The environment in a Toastmasters club is friendly and supportive. Everyone at a Toastmasters meeting feels welcome and valued - from complete beginners to advanced speakers. In a club meeting, you practice giving prepared speeches…
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Lamb's Players Theatre is running a 3 day special that will save you $10 off per ticket to Joseph & the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. It's been extended through May 31st. Call Lamb's (619-437-6000) by March 5th with coupon code "JOE10" to save.
Horton Grand Theatre
444 4th Avenue, between Island & J Street
NOW EXTENDED THRU MAY 31st!
Note: JOSEPH will be on hiatus March 2 - 11
More info: …
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"Be our guest with Fox 5" is offering $50 for $25 at Chez Loma.
Highlights and Full Details (get the deal)
Chez Loma’s chef and partner Alejandro Martinez, loves the delights of simple traditional cooking while using the freshest ingredients: braised meats that fall of…Continue
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Jane Braun (second from left), Coronado Rotary Club’s 2014-15 Low Tide Ride and Stride Co-chairperson receives commendation from Paul Cassani, 2015 President of San Diego Military Advisory Council while Vice Chief of Naval Operations, ADM Michelle Howard, hands over the SDMAC Achievement Award Trophy to Co-chairperson of LTR&S, Gary Kennedy.
Coronado Rotarians, Jane Braun and Gary Kennedy (Co-chairpersons of the 2014-2015 Low Tide Ride and Stride…
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Remember the "Rainbow Couple" that local photographer Dan McGeorge captured at the Hotel del Coronado? Well, thanks to social media, they've been found in Philadelphia.
Watch the Fox 5 video to learn more.
Related: Dan McGeorge appears on…
Our friends at Mootime invite you to drop by on February 14th for a buy one get one deal for you and your Valentine. Just click the image and print the coupon below and bring it in to their 1025 Orange Avenue location.
Hey, if you are running in the Coronado 10K on Sunday, you deserve it!…
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Loews Hotels offer shots of love throughout the nation during the most romantic time of year
Celebrate Valentine’s Day and the spirit of the season with “Shots of Love” from Loews Hotels & Resorts. Available throughout February and March, the new promotion taps the creativity of chefs, mixologists and even guests to craft custom cocktails,…Continue
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