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…Continue
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Hollywood came to the Crown City on Oscar night. The Coronado Island Film Festival hosted the first annual Red Carpet Oscar Party Sunday evening at Nicky Rottens, a dazzling affair boasting all of Hollywood’s…Continue
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Attendees of the 2013 Wounded Warrior reception listen to Lt. Jason Redman
The City of Coronado and Old Goats, an association of alumni from the United States Naval Academy, are gearing up to honor American heroes this month. On Sunday, March 9, the Old Goats and the City of Coronado will once again honor 3 wounded warriors selected from the C5…Continue
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BALFOUR LAW GROUP
Bob Balfour is a local attorney specializing in business law and estate planning. He has been a Coronado resident for 22 years and loves playing tennis, sailing, and backpacking when he is not in his beautiful office in downtown Coronado.
Bob's favorite spot on the island is Glorietta Bay. He says that the biggest…Continue
Added by Kellee Hearther on February 28, 2014 at 9:30pm — No Comments
John and Carrie O’Brien, principals of Flagship Properties and Flagg Coastal Homes, in front of one of their Coronado property developments. Photo by Joe Ditler
Local Builder Receives "Best Of" Houzz 2014 Award
CORONADO, CA – When 16 million people speak, Houzz listens. Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design, boasting the…Continue
Added by Joseph Ditler on February 28, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
Every year one of SD's premier networking groups, 6 Degrees, hosts a big panel discussion with a handful of the city's top restaurateurs. This year, Coronado's David Spatafore will be representing Blue Bridge Hospitality as a panel guest.
Join 200-250 senior level executives in a fun and intriguing breakfast discussion. It's not just a panel, but amazing networking and great food prior to the panel. Don't miss this…
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Coronado based photographer Leigh-Anne Johnson has a special talent for capturing those precious moments people often want to preserve and cherish for years to come. Johnson specializes in lifestyle photography: wedding, engagement, family, senior and maternity.Continue
With all the success and popularity of his photographs, you would think that CHS alumni Will Holder is a trained and seasoned professional photographer. His ocean inspired photography has been making splashes into different homes, cafes, and bars around San Diego. Holder has nearly 900 followers on Instagram and 760 likes on his Facebook photography page. A couple months ago his pictures were on display at Bottlecraft in Little Italy.…Continue
Dr. Kevin Considine is pleased to announce that he is relocating his family practice office to the Coronado Medical Building at 230 Prospect Place, Suite 350, adjacent to the Coronado Hospital. The new phone number will be: 619-537-6910.
After 17 years in practice with Dr. Donald Dill, he is looking forward to the prospect of opening the Crown Island Family Practice as of April 1st. His office hours…
We’re proud to announce that Michael A. Manning, President, Financial Advisor, has been named a 2014 FIVE STAR Wealth Manager for overall client satisfaction. What’s particularly noteworthy is that less than 4% of wealth managers in California were named to this prestigious list.
Please join all of us at Manning Wealth Management in congratulating Michael Manning for this singular achievement and for his commitment to you and all of our clients.…Continue
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Rare Look At 1903 Tent City Available At Coronado Public Library Website
CORONADO – A donation of 1903 Tent City…Continue
I always enjoy visiting the Vintage Village Theatre and this outing was no different. The staff was friendly as usual and the seats comfortable. Though I realize that "The Monuments Men" has received mixed reviews, I have to endorse it as a film worthy of the 118 minutes of time it takes to view it. I must admit that I enjoy books and movies based on history. I feel that it’s important to treasure that which came before us because it influences…Continue
Added by Kellee Hearther on February 11, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Two Coronado icons - the Hotel Del and the 1924 beer truck known as, "Olive Oyl."
Coronado Brewing Company's
Model T Beer Truck To Be Sold
CORONADO – She turns 90 this year, is one of the most familiar gals in Coronado, and yet the 1924 Model T beer truck, “Olive Oyl,” is for sale and may be leaving Coronado forever.
The iconic green Model T is owned by the Coronado Brewing Company. The truck can be seen cruising up…Continue
Added by Joseph Ditler on February 10, 2014 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Another in a regular series of fascinating, intriguing, or thoughtful tales about people and places in Nado history -- presented by your Coronado Historical Association
The tarnished plaque at the Library tennis courts offers few clues about a famous name in Coronado history other than, “National Boys Tennis Champion, 1937.”
This small and muted decorative memorial to…Continue
Added by Bruce Linder on February 10, 2014 at 8:30am — No Comments
There has been a lot of buzz recently about a new farmers market coming to Coronado. The idea has really gotten the community talking and eCoronado wanted to share more information about the proposed market and also the current Coronado Farmers Market.
The current Farmers Market is located at the…Continue
YOUNG REALTOR BOASTS INTERESTING CORONADO HISTORY
Local Chapter of Veterans of Foreign Wars Celebrates US Navy Sailors of the Year
The 2012 Sailors of the Year are seen here with VFW Post 2422 Commander Chuck Lucas. From left, Marianogerard Zamora and Cassandra Thompson. The 2013 winners will be announced Feb. 13. Photo courtesy US Navy.
In the time honored tradition of supporting our troops, Coronado Post 2422 of the Veterans of Foreign…Continue
Added by Joseph Ditler on February 5, 2014 at 10:30am — No Comments
Super Bowl of Caring
The Coronado High School Octagon Club will be sponsoring a canned food collection. Canned goods and non-perishable items will be collected and tallied by Octagon club members. All canned goods that are collected will be donated to the San Diego soup kitchen at the first Presbyterian Church in downtown San Diego.
Our goal for this year is to collect at least 500 cans. We will be holding a blitz on the day of the super bowl going from house…Continue
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