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Coronado Woman Wins Molokai To Oahu Race (Video)

CORONADO, Calif. – A Coronado woman has been on countless adventures at sea – most of them have come on a 12-foot paddleboard.

The latest sea-quest for Carter Graves came in the Hawaiian Islands on July 27. She won the 32-mile Molokai-2-Oahu Paddleboard World Championship in the women’s stock division.

The 22-year-old Neighborhood All-Star plans to defend her title in the Catalina Classic on Sunday where she’ll paddle from Catalina Island to the…


Added by eCoronado on August 19, 2014 at 7:54pm — No Comments

Coronado Aquatics Club Competes in Hawaii

After a long summer of training and competing, the Coronado Aquatics Club headed to the island of Oahu to compete in the 46th Annual Hawaiian Invitational earlier this month. The boys competed in the 16u and 18u divisions and the girls competed in the 18u and Open divisions. The tournament hosted teams from New Zealand, Australia, Hawaii, and the mainland.

The boys were dominant in the 16u division. They posted a 10-7 over Villa Park from Southern California to win the…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on August 18, 2014 at 10:00pm — 2 Comments

Coronado's "Food Network Star" to Host Culinary Charity Event Sept. 14th



Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation® San Diego 20th Annual Culinary Event on September 14th

San Diego, CA—On September 14, 2014, San Diego’s hottest chefs,…


Added by eCoronado on August 16, 2014 at 2:14pm — No Comments

From Teacher to Perfumer: Jeanette Price Turns a Hobby into a Business

Jeanette Price is a 'never say die' kind of person. Faced with tight labor market brought on by a shaky economy, she used her down time to redirect her career and launch a manufacturing business from a spare bedroom.

A teacher with a freshly minted masters degree from the University of Virginia, she could only find work as a substitute. “I sub at literally every school in the Coronado Unified District,” she said.  Still, with hours of free time to fill, she decided to turn a…


Added by Gloria Tierney on August 16, 2014 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

Free Fitclub offered at Coronado Library


Hi Everyone,

Feel free to invite your friends and family to this fun and invigorating workout! It will always be different but it will always be CARDIO!!! Don't we love it! It will be the perfect way to finish the day with a fat blasting Cardio workout guaranteed to get you to burn calories all night long while you're sleeping!! 

The point of this free event is to gather people new in town,…


Added by Solene Huchon on August 14, 2014 at 6:00pm — No Comments

URT WOMP Bodysurfing Contest Scheduled for August 24th

The 5th Annual URT WOMP in Coronado, CA is taking place on North Beach on Sunday, August 24th.

Registration is officially open and this year the event sponsors are capping the amount of entrants at 60. Everyone who signs up will receive an event shirt and giveaway bag and have a chance to walk away with the title and a one of a kind trophy. All contestants must be 15 or older. There will be 2 divisions; BODY WOMP and HAND…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on August 12, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

Update: Angela Alvarez Joins Bill Sandke and Carrie Downey in Bid for Two Open City Council Spots

Update:  Angela Alvarez has been confirmed as a candidate for City Council.  There are now three candidates for two spots.  Angela's information has been added below.

Come November, there will be two open spots for Coronado City Council.  Two Three candidates have filed their nomination papers and their names will be placed on the ballot:  Angela…


Added by eCoronado on August 9, 2014 at 6:30pm — 2 Comments

Coronado Pediatric Dentist Howard Dixon, Relocates to "Stellar" Location

Coronado Pediatric Dentistry: Now located at 875 Orange Avenue, Suite 210, Coronado, 92118

When I ask Dr Howard Dixon DDS MS, of Coronado Pediatric Dentistry, why he chose pediatric instead of adult dentistry, his eyes light up as he answers enthusiastically, “with kids, it’s game time, all the time”. It is clear Dr Dixon is…


Added by Siobhan Bailie on August 6, 2014 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Coronado School of the Arts and Coronado TV Studios present CoSA Student Emma Kidd starring in Music Video Project

Coronado resident and CoSA student, Emma Kidd shines bright in this brand new music video release, "Don't Dream It's Over." The single drops on iTunes, Google Play and most other music sites on August 12th.

Brought to you by the Coronado School of the Arts Foundation Coronado TV Studios, Surf's Up Studios-Coronado and Pacific Beat Recording in North Pacific Beach.…


Added by Coronado TV on August 6, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments

Missing Person - At Risk (UPDATE)

UPDATE:  Missing person has been found safe. Thank you Coronado residents and businesses for your help in sharing this information on social media. We truly appreciate it.

Please help us locate Lajya Sawhney, 82 yrs. of age, last seen at her home in the 800 block of E Avenue. Lajya has dementia and has been missing for approximately one hour. 

Lajya is an Asian adult female 5'2,…


Added by eCoronado on August 5, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

With Nobel Effort, Pilot Sets His Sights on the Prize

Capt. Len Kaine (US Airways/PSA, Ret.) is anxiously waiting for October 10, the day he learns if he will receive the coveted Nobel Peace Prize. The 78-year-old, who was previously nominated in 2003, has dedicated the majority of his life to philanthropic pursuits through the Golden Rule Society, which he founded in 1972.

“Mr. Kaine has selflessly dedicated his time and his efforts as a nonpaid volunteer for more than 42 years in the pursuit of two life goals: world…


Added by eCoronado on August 5, 2014 at 12:25pm — No Comments

A Different Beautiful Stranger: San Diego Author John T. Cullen and the Ghost of the Hotel del Coronado

Coronado's best-known spectral resident may have a surprising new identity.

The Hotel del Coronado's infamous ghostly inhabitant, reportedly seen by many guests over the last century, has long been locally held to be the spirit of Kate…


Added by Mackenzie Wiley on August 3, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments

Bobby Collins and Jimmie J.J. Walker Now Performing at Hotel del Coronado

July 31 – August 2 at the Hotel Del Coronado - Learn More


Bobby Collins is always the funniest guy in…

Added by eCoronado on August 1, 2014 at 8:00am — No Comments

Councilwoman Barbara Denny To Leave City Government For Private Sector

Beginning in the fall, I'm looking forward to returning to the private sector.  As a result, I won't be running for re-election to city council in November.

Thank You 

Thank you to Coronado for a wonderful 5 years of public service.  I've thoroughly enjoyed working hard for residents, taxpayers, and small businesses.  My every word and action as your Councilwoman has been intended to restore civility, ethics,…


Added by Councilwoman Barbara Denny on August 1, 2014 at 6:00am — No Comments

Former Navy SEAL & Coronado Local Competes in Oregon Double Anvil

Former Navy SEAL and Coronado business owner, Mark Blore, competed last week in one of the most intense triathlons,Oregon Double Anvil. (The Double Anvil is twice the course of the normal Iron Man competition.) This was the first time the Double Anvil has been held on the west coast with the setting at Henry Hagg Lake in Gaston, Oregon.  

Blore was one of only five competitors to finish the triathlon in the allotted time of thirty-nine hours.  Blore finished the 4.8…


Added by Jadi Christiansen Faul on July 31, 2014 at 11:30am — 2 Comments

Coronado Scribes Poetry and Prose Weekly Feature: "There He Blows" by Mary Beth Dodson

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…


Added by Coronado Scribes on July 31, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Coronado Little League Fall Ball

FALLBALL Sign ups are happening NOW!

Please visit for more information!

Questions…..Please contact Cindy Kullberg at

Added by Cindy Kullberg on July 31, 2014 at 11:00am — 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

Darlene White to Guest Host Louise Shirey Celebration

Darlene White has been a longtime friend and supporter of PAWS of Coronado and Louise Shirey held her in the highest esteem. So everyone was very excited when Darlene agreed to be the emcee for Louise’s Celebration of Life this Friday.

Many of you may know Darlene from her Animal House Pet Segment on XETV San Diego 6 News where she appears every morning with an adoptable pet from one of 40 local shelters and fostering agencies.

Darlene is also the Executive…


Added by PAWS of Coronado on July 23, 2014 at 9:00am — 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

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