Friday, July 3, 2020

Brad Willis

Brad Willis
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Brad Willis is an author and retired network news foreign correspondent who has worked in Afghanistan, Iraq, Africa, Latin America and Asia. He has received national and international awards for compassionate journalism and for his war coverage. Brad is longtime Coronado resident who also Commissioner of Public Art for the City of Coronado. Send news tips or story ideas to: manager@coronadotimes.com

Local Voices: Ready to See Change in Coronado (video)

Coronado students and parents gathered in Spreckels Park on Sunday to discuss racial justice as protesters continued to raise their voices as well.Visual Storyteller...

Local Voices: We’re All People No Matter the Color of Our Skin (video)

A Coronado middle school student shares how she is directly affected by racial prejudice based on color of her skin and wonders why we...

Local Voices: Experiences, Perspective, and the Need for Dialogue in Coronado (video)

A Coronado mother shares the struggles of raising her daughters in Coronado and the need to talk openly to our children, beginning at an...

Coronado Police Chief Chuck Kaye Speaks to the Community

Today, Coronado Police Chief Chuck Kaye speaks out to condemn the death of George Floyd, share how it has affected the community from a...

Coronado Chalk Art Adds to Memorial for George Floyd (Video)

Using art, Coronado students came together today in a show of unity, doing their part to get the word out, be part of the...

CoroMask Giveaway, Update on Future Distribution

UDPATE: Thursday, April 9 The main mask giveaway for Coronado residents will be be Friday morning, April 10 from the Coronado High School parking lot...

CoroMasks: Facial Covering Masks for Coronado Project Update

APRIL 6 UPDATE: We have our first batch of masks coming on Tuesday, April 7. It will be "Seniors Only" for those age 65+, Coronado...

Joaquin Evans Shares His Love of Singing (video)

34-year-old Joaquin Evans was a crowd favorite at Coronado's Talent this year with his beautiful vocal interpretation of Kiss from a Rose by Seal....

Coronado’s Talent Winner – 11 Year Old Bobby Latona (Video)

We invite you to take just three minutes... turn off the tv, gather your family, and experience an 11 year old Coronado boy giving...

“My Bike” Gets a Tune-Up

The "My Bike" kinetic sculpture by artist Amos Robinson is among the most beloved works of public art in Coronado. It was installed at...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Chief Kaye’s Compassion and Kind Actions Stand Out

Submitted by Carolyn RogersonWe never know when a dire emergency will strike our lives. When such a crisis confronted Coronado visitors Mike and Jan...

Congratulations Coronado High School Class of 2020

Submitted by Gene Thomas GomulkaOne should not be surprised that the San Diego County Health Department issued a cease and desist order in regard...

Acting on Our Principles

Submitted by Jim DeBelloWhile the soaring SpaceX launch this weekend lifted our spirits and re-ignited our faith to achieve greatness, we are brought back...

I See Your Colors

Submitted by Rebekah KobsAs the world is aching right now I know each family is trying to process things in their own way. For...

NEW STORIES

Nicky Rottens Reopening: New Look, Even Better Burgers

Nicky Rottens has become a staple in the Coronado community for the past nine years. From obtaining a license that allows for all ages...

Silver Strand State Beach Parking Lots to be Closed July 3-5

The City of Coronado confirmed that parking lots at Silver Strand State Beach will be closed from July 3-5.  The Silver Strand State Beach...

Village Theatre, It’s Still Intermission

Village Theatre shut its doors in mid March and still does not have a reopening date. Lance Alspaugh of Vintage Theatres laughs, "I wish...

“Task Force One Navy” Established to Combat Discrimination in the Navy

The Navy stood up a special task force June 30, to address the issues of racism, sexism and other destructive biases and their impact...

SANDAG Denies Coronado’s Appeal to Limit 1,001 New Housing Units

In January 2020, the San Diego Association of Governments distributed its allocation of planned housing units under the regional housing needs allocation (RHNA) to...