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Down and Out in Coronado: Homeless Try to Eek Out a Few Feet of Paradise

For the past several years, Wayne (pictured above) and his shopping cart have taken up residence at various spots around the 900 block of Orange. For some time, he resided on the sidewalk in front of Rite Aid; later, he moved to a spot in front of Avenue Liquor. Currently, he’s living on the corner of Ninth Street and D Avenue, just behind Von’s parking lot.

While of course he does have a last name, Wayne asked that he only be identified by his first name. “That’s…


Added by Gloria Tierney on July 26, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Coronado wins fight over redevelopment money

 — The city of Coronado can keep $5.8 million originally intended for its now-defunct redevelopment fund and it has the right to try and recoup an additional $32.6 million in redevelopment loans, a Superior Court judge has ruled.

The decision rendered by Judge Michael Kenny in Sacramento on Friday is the latest in a series of cases arising out of the…


Added by eCoronado on July 26, 2014 at 10:44am — No Comments

Break a Board for the Cure with Martial Arts America Saturday, July 26th

Break a Board for the Cure with Martial Arts America this Saturday, July 26th at Coronado’s Glorietta Bay Park. …


Added by David Adams on July 25, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Coronado "Granny Flat" Fire at Glorietta Residence Put Out Quickly


Added by eCoronado on July 24, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Coronado Hardware to Host Plaster Paint Workshop on July 29th, 2014

Tuesday, July 29, 2014 from 4-6pm,
 Coronado Hardware Glass and Paint is offering a workshop for decorative plaster paint. The line is Plaster Paint Co. and comes in many colors.

The workshop will walk you through three paint applications including distressing and sealing your project.

Please bring a small decorative item from home (i.e. lamp base, picture frame, small mirror, candle holder, etc).…

Added by eCoronado on July 24, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Coronado Bliss Salon Partners with CSF to Support 2014 Benefit Auction

Coronado Bliss Salon at 930 Orange Avenue services Coronado locals, clients from across the bridge, and visitors as a premier full-service salon. Cindy Reitmeyer, owner of Bliss, is an involved community member and supporter of Coronado Schools Foundation and the Coronado public schools. She and her husband Bill have stepped up again this year to partner with CSF in sponsoring the 2014 Monte Carlo Benefit Auction: The Stakes are high….Let it Ride event hosted on…


Added by Coronado Schools Foundation on July 23, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Field Guide to Coronado History: Coronado 1886

Another in a regular series of fascinating, intriguing, or thoughtful tales about people and places in Nado history -- presented by your Coronado Historical Association

In May 1886 (a year before the beginning of construction of the Hotel del Coronado) the editor of the Los Angeles Times was staying in San Diego and penned a letter that was…


Added by Bruce Linder on July 23, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Coronado Firefighters Annual Spaghetti Dinner - July 27th 4-7pm

Coronado Firefighters hold their annual spaghetti dinner Sunday, July 27, to raise funds for the Burn Institute. $10 for adults; $5 for children; free for 12 an
d under. All food donated by Cal Am Water, and prepared by the Hotel del Coronado and our very own firefighters. Can't stay? Get it to go! Come out to FD headquarters, 1001 Sixth St., from 4 to 7 p.m. For more information, call (619) 522-7374. Hope to see you…


Added by eCoronado on July 22, 2014 at 3:39pm — No Comments

CoSA & Coronado TV present "Fireworks Over San Diego Bay" Full Show (video)

After a hard day of work filming the Coronado July 4th Parade - CoSA/Coronado TV students continued to capture entertaining video for your viewing pleasure - with the recording of the entire San Diego Bay Fireworks display. The CTV Crew's bay front vantage point - showcases three of the five barges as each one sets-off the fireworks for one of the country's best Independence Day shows.

This week, the CoSA/CTV students begin another Summer Intensive workshop with…


Added by Coronado TV on July 22, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments

Miracles of Meditation Workshop with Grand Master Teacher Jean Pierre

Whether you practice meditation, have tried it or never meditated, this workshop is for you.  It will be Sunday, July 27th here in Coronado.  Details are below.

Esteemed Grand Master Jean Pierre Marques was recently inducted into the prestigious USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame. He was recognized for his 48 years of dedication and contribution to the martial arts and other disciplines. French born and inspired at a young age after seeing the movie “The Seven Samurai”, he…


Added by Linda Marquez on July 22, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

Local Business Spotlight: "Bungalow 56" Located at 1022 C Avenue

Bungalow 56 is an interior design and event planning business. It was started by two women, Jessica Nicolls and Karyn Frazier, who dreamed of owning a business together for many years. After working out of Jessica’s home, they were finally ready to establish themselves in a commercial space located at 1022 C Avenue.

Jessica attended school at the Art Institute of San Diego and fell in love with the city immediately.…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on July 21, 2014 at 1:00pm — No Comments

"How to Organize Your Photographs" Program at the Library

This Saturday July 26 at 1:30 pm The Coronado Library is offering a free program, Unlock the Secrets to Organizing Your Photographs." Professional photo organizer Rosanne Goodwin has been helping people organize and manage their photos for more than a decade. She has the experience and…


Added by Christian Esquevin on July 21, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Operation Bait Bike...Success! 4 People Arrested for Stealing Bikes

Four people were arrested early this morning for stealing the PD's bait bike. Officers stopped the suspect's vehicle near Orange Ave. and Adella around 1:15 a.m. and recovered the bait bike and a second stolen bicycle. All four suspects were processed then transported to county jail. 


1- Nicholas Donahue (03/02/1980)

2-Martha Donahue aka Tracy Kern (06/02/1978)

3- Matthew Ward (05/12/1982)



Added by eCoronado on July 20, 2014 at 6:16pm — 15 Comments

Coronado Scribes Poetry and Prose Weekly Feature: "Sands of Time" a poem by Channing DeVoueroix

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 one of our…


Added by Coronado Scribes on July 17, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments

Bike the Bay Scheduled for August 24

Join the ride and this FUN summer tradition! Bike The Bay supports local bicycling and raises funds for The San Diego County Bicycle Coalition, a non-profit organization that advocates for and protects the rights of ALL people who ride bicycles. 

Bike The Bay is a fun ride for people of all…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on July 16, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments

New Beginnings and Lasting Memories: Reflections of an Student Intern

The most valuable insight for any writer to have is one thing: experience. It's important to be able to convey the thoughts and emotions of yourself as well as others without only ever writing on the pages of a diary. Writing for has been exactly that practice for me. I wrote countless stories for this website, but the background to them was what truly mattered: the interviews I conducted, the people I met through them, the words they said and I wrote,…

Added by Caroline Minchella on July 16, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Nationally Renowned Dancers and Choreographers Lead Coronado School of the Arts Summer Intensives

This summer, dancers will take to the Yellow Brick Road. Dancers ranging from hip-hop, contemporary jazz, lyrical and modern will take part in the 2014 Summer Intensive arts program produced by the Coronado School of the Arts Foundation together with the Coronado Cultural Arts Commission. The inaugural program will coincide with OZ CON, an international 10-day festival attended by Wizard of Oz experts and fans with festivities and events taking place in Coronado and San Diego. The…


Added by Mary Douglas on July 16, 2014 at 1:00am — No Comments

Motorcyclist Seriously Hurt in Coronado Crash - Rider Arrested for Felony DUI

Last night at approximately 10:10 p.m., officers responded to a motorcycle vs. vehicle collision on SR75 at Cays Blvd. The vehicle was traveling eastbound on Cays Blvd. when it was struck by the motorcycle which was traveling northbound on SR75. The motorcyclist was transported to a San Diego area hospital with serious injuries. The driver and passenger in the vehicle suffered minor injuries.

The motorcyclist, Gustavo Sepulveda of Imperial Beach, was arrested for felony…


Added by eCoronado on July 15, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Coronado Public Library Offering Free Online Courses

The Coronado Public Library is pleased to announce that it has acquired Gale Courses from the Gale Group, a major supplier of electronic and print resources to Public Libraries. 

  • Anyone with a Coronado library card can…

Added by Coronado Public Library Events on July 15, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments

ABBAFab Rocks Coronado Concert in the Park at 6pm Tonight

If you are a fan of ABBA, you won't want to miss the free concert tonight in Spreckels Park.  The concert starts at 6pm, but you will need to get there early to save some space.  Bring some food, some drink and your friends as you sit back or dance the night away listening to the music of ABBAFAB.  See the remaining summer concert schedule in Coronado. 



Added by eCoronado on July 13, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

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