ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Junior LHP Luke Gillingham (Coronado, Calif.) picked up a pair of honors from the national and conference levels on Monday. In recognition of his dominant performance on Opening Day at North Carolina A&T, Gillingham was named as a Louisville Slugger Player of the Week, as well as the Patriot League Pitcher of the Week.
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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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NAVAL AIR STATION NORTH ISLAND, CA – An enlisted service member was found unresponsive and presumed dead within the Commander Naval Air Forces building complex on Naval Air Station North Island, at approximately 5:50 a.m.
The cause of death is unknown at this time. The name of the service member will be released pending notification of the next of kin.
The Sailor was an active duty enlisted service member, based at Naval Air Station North Island,…Continue
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As an active member of the Third and Fourth Streets Neighborhood Association (TAF) I will be urging the Coronado Transportation Commission (CTC) to approve the 'Recommended Concept Plan' (Page 7-1through 7-20) and forward said recommendations to the City Council for further community discussion.
Fehrs and Peers are an established and highly reputable firm. Their integrity and expertise are unassailable. To ignore their recommendations defies logic.
Warriors for Healing Foundation Partners with Yoga Journal Live for Premiere Event to Support Veterans
All proceeds go to support programs serving veterans nationwide through
Give Back Yoga Foundation and the Connected Warriors Foundation
Warriors for Healing announces their…Continue
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Coronado High School Engineering and Naval Science students participated in building underwater robot and holding a competition. The SeaPerch program was developed by the Office of Naval Research.
It's not enough making billions of dollars and being masters of the universe.
Today's business leaders and hedge fund gods want to get even better, so many of them are now spending their weekends at a Navy SEAL training camp.
You're probably envisioning a bunch of alpha Type A hedge funders being really intense in military gear on a deserted beach for a weekend. And you're right! But that's not all it's about.
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NEXT WINE & LECTURE:
‘USS CORONADO (LCS 4) -- Update of Recent Operations’
The Coronado Historical Association, in partnership with the Coronado Council of the U.S. Navy League, will be sharing an exciting update on the USS CORONADO with the audience at Friday’s Wine & Lecture (January 30). CDR Peter Kim, Commanding Officer,…Continue
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SAN DIEGO – Commander, Naval Air Forces (CNAF) held a change of command ceremony aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) at Naval Air Station North Island Jan. 22.
During the ceremony, Vice Adm. Mike Shoemaker relieved Vice Adm. David H. Buss as CNAF.
While serving as the Navy’s “Air…
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The topic for this year's Annual Student Speaker contest is "Water Conservation -- How We Reduce, Recycle, and Reclaim?" The contest is open to all Coronado students in grades 9-12.…
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SAN DIEGO – Commander Naval Air Forces (CNAF) is scheduled to hold a change of command and retirement ceremony Jan. 22 at 1000 a.m. aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) while pierside at Naval Air Station North Island.
During the ceremony, Rear Adm. Mike Shoemaker, who is scheduled for promotion to the rank of vice admiral prior to the ceremony, will relieve Vice Adm. David H. Buss as CNAF.
CNAF is responsible for the material readiness, administration, and…
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Every Wednesday afternoon after the bell rings at Silver Strand Elementary School, epic playdates occur. Ones for which each participant has anxiously awaited since the week prior. But it’s more than just a playdate. During this time, lifelong friendships are formed. Lessons are learned. Self esteems boosted. Moments are shared and memories created. This is Operation Bigs, a program established for military students grades 2-5 through Big Brothers Big Sisters of San Diego…Continue
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This story appeared in CNN this morning. It's a good reminder to consider just how much personal information should be posted online, especially if you in the military community.
One military wife recalls staying up all night and deleting every Facebook picture of her children, every post that mentioned them or where they went to school. She Googled herself, trying to figure out how easy it would be to find where the family…
Local author, Barbara McNally, found a passion for writing. And while her new memoir, Unbridled, is a candid look at her journey to regain passion and purpose in her own life, her hope is that it will translate into so much more through her foundation, Mother, Lover, Fighter, Sage that she formed while writing her book to enhance the lives of women from all walks of life.
Since forming her foundation, Barbara has hosted over 200…Continue
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Thanks to Joe Ditler for sharing this video with us - it's well worth the 18 minutes to watch it. 2011 marked 100 years of Naval aviation in Coronado. The Coronado Museum of History and Art produced this film to celebrate the occasion. Additional thanks to David Butler, director and producer.
Vice Admiral Ed Martin helps to narrate parts of this video. Vice Admiral Martin…
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The annual Village Elementary Jog-a-thon is quickly approaching. Make your contributions this year via the internet by visiting www.coronadojogathon.com! Niedermeyer Field (pictured above) is home to the Village Elementary Jog-a-thon for grades 1-5.
The Parent Teacher Organization at Village Elementary school sponsors a Jog-a-thon each year to raise funds for programs at the school. It is always a two day…Continue
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VICE ADMIRAL EDWARD H. MARTIN
Celebrated Naval Career, POW, Family Man
CORONADO – “Ed is a proud and colorful man – with dancing blue eyes, a plume-like posture, and a cadence in his voice that is both lilting and…Continue
Enjoy this video, a little over a minute long, featuring dozens of Sailors from the aircraft carrier and embarked Air Wing. The video is an opportunity for the sailors to wish their family and friends happy holidays.
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Special thanks to Coronado TV student intern producer/reporter, Morgan Willis - for putting together this special presentation of the Avenue of Heroes Banner Ceremony for CTV and eCoronado.com.The event took place at the main gate entrance to Naval Air Station North Island and at the historic Curtiss House.
For more great local videos and TV shows, visit http://www.CoronadoTV.me…Continue
The Navy has entered into an agreement with the San Diego Association of Governments (SANDAG) iCommute Program to promote the use of alternative means of commuting by the personnel and employees of Naval Base Coronado. The program will run through September 2015. The goal is to achieve a one percent reduction in the number of vehicles that pass through the gates of the bases.
The Navy and SANDAG will conduct targeted marketing and outreach to encourage greater…Continue