The Coronado Bicycle Committee and Coronado Recreation Department have planned a community bike ride on Sunday, December 15th. Join us for the first official 'Ride the Lights Coronado' by meeting up at Walgreens (925 Orange Ave) at 4:45pm for a safety briefing given by our own Coronado Police Department. "Holiday-Up" your bike and outfit to be in the running for prizes donated by Holland's Bicycles.
At the conclusion of the ride, we will end the…
There was standing room only at the Coronado Library when more than 100 people filled the Winn Room to enjoy an evening of music and storytelling by Jacqui Silver. This was a wonderful event presented by the Coronado Historical Association and Coronado Library in partnership with Coronado Storytellers. The video below includes a few words from Jacqui along with highlights from her performance. Don't miss future special events - visit the CHA website today:…Continue
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Hi!! My name is Dawson and I am looking for a new home. I am an eight year old Labrador Retriever and I…Continue
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Since 2007, the number of men sporting unusual mustaches in the streets of Coronado, during the month of November, has steadily increased and it is set to rise over the coming years. These “Mo Bros”, as they are commonly referred to around the globe, are likely to be participating in the charity event Movember. Men (and ladies, if they can) are encouraged to grow a mustache for the whole month of November to raise funds and awareness for men’s health, particularly prostate…Continue
Happy Holidays from Emerald City - your local Coronado surf shop! Whether you just need a few last minute items or haven't even started your Holiday shopping, we've got you covered.
Save 20%-60% off entire store (some items excluded). 3 DAYS ONLY, Saturday 12/7- Monday 12/9. Store hours are …
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SAN DIEGO - All lanes of southbound Interstate 5 near the Coronado Bridge have been closed after a pedestrian was hit and killed on the freeway. The incident was reported shortly after 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.
Read the entire 10News story here.
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SAN DIEGO -- Fleet Logistics Support Squadron (VR) 57 is scheduled to host children from Make-A-Wish San Diego for a “Holiday Salute” at the squadron’s headquarters on Naval Air Station North Island Dec. 7.
Now in its fifth year, the annual event invites Make-A-Wish children and their families to interact with service members from the Navy and Marine Corps while celebrating the holiday season.
The event includes tours of various aircraft, as well as static…Continue
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Like some Asian food, this City Council meeting was sweet and sour. The meeting started with the sweetness of today being proclaimed 'Linda K. Hascup Day' in honor of her retirement as City Clerk. Mayor Tanaka noted Linda's 14 years of selfless devotion to duty to Coronado, which included riding herd on 230 regular and special Council meetings and more than 900 requests for public records.
Have a loved one that deserves to get a holiday gift basket? Perhaps that person is...you! Melissa's Produce is an eCoronado.com sponsor and would like to ship a holiday gift basket to you or a recipient of your choice. It's simple, just leave a comment below explaining why you would enjoy this prize or why the recipient should receive it.
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KUSI news anchor Brandi Williams paid Santa an unexpected visit last year. She will be riding in this year’s parade along with fellow reporter and weather personality Leslie Lopez. Visiting Santa at Lee Mather Co., Realtors is high on their agenda. Photo courtesy LMCo.
Following the annual Christmas Parade on December 6, Santa will be posing for photos with guests of all ages at Lee Mather Co., Realtors. The free Santa photo shoot has become an annual tradition at LMCo,…Continue
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Guests staying in the posh Hotel del Coronado may make it possible for budget-conscious campers to pitch their tents just north of the border with Mexico.
San Diego County Supervisor Greg Cox is pushing to develop a campground in the Tijuana River Valley Regional Park or at nearby Border Field State Park, which he said could help meet growing demand for affordable accommodations along the high-priced Southern California coastline.
One potential source of funding:…Continue
The Coronado Holiday Decorations Contest is back! Does your Coronado home have what it takes to win the top prize for holiday decorations? Send in a photo of your house decorated to the max for your chance to win the grand prize and the title of the best decorated home on Coronado for 2013!
How the contest works:
1. Starting now, email a photo of your decorated home & home address…
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Coronado Adult Education’s Spring 2014 class schedule begins January 6, 2014. Classes are open to Coronado residents and residents of surrounding communities. We have a variety of exciting classes along with some new instructors this semester, and are pleased to offer the following new classes:
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We, the Coronado Scribes, consist of both professional and amateur writers. We have in common a desire to learn, by sharing our efforts and listening to other writers. We hold pressure-less sessions every Wednesday, at the Coronado Library conference room, starting at 1:30. Often we have guests who wish to just listen. They are welcome, and so are you.
Each week on eCoronado, we feature a different piece of prose or poetry produced by…Continue
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eCoronado.com has been getting emails and calls about Coronado Police activity near the Hotel del Coronado. Both entrances are being blocked off at this time. Police are investigation a possible bomb threat.
Update #1 at 12:55pm: NBC San Diego is reporting that there is a possible suspicious package or bomb threat:
An investigation into a possible suspicious package and bomb threat shut…
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The Hotel del Coronado is putting on their annual holiday special event for the whole family from 4pm-7pm this Wednesday, Dec. 4th: “Holiday Festival…A Family Celebration.” In addition to the outdoor ice rink, kids of all ages can visit with St. Nick and his elves at Santa’s Village and enjoy holiday booths with games and prizes. There will also be hot cocoa, libations and fireworks (6:15pm). The resort’s thousands of white lights will provide a magical backdrop for the evening’s…Continue
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San Diego Down syndrome is hosting a free Christmas Party for all disabled kids and their families. After a successful book drive in Coronado and San Diego we can now afford to spoil these special families. The event will be amazing as San Diego Symphony Cellist Karla Holland-Moritz and her student ensemble will perform student favorites as well as a performance by a ballerina from the San Diego Junior…Continue
The 2013 J.R. Memorial Longboard Classic held at Shipwrecks Beach in Coronado on November 30th. The waves were perfect for riding and enjoying this community event. The below video was filmed by William O'Brien. The photos in this article were shot by Amanda Rimmer. See more of her photos.
For 30 years friends of Jimmy Reilly have celebrated his life on the anniversary of his death in the form of a longboard…Continue
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