Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Gloria Tierney

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A freelance writer in San Diego for more than 30 years. She has written for a number of national and international newspapers, including the Times of London, San Diego Tribune, Sierra Magazine, Reuters News Service and Patch.Have news to share? Send tips, story ideas or letters to the editor to: manager@ecoronado.com

New Community Grant Policy Adopted; SAFE Carve-Out Proposed

For the first time in its history, the City of Coronado has a Community Grants Policy. At its meeting on Tuesday evening, the council...

City Council: Major Changes Proposed for Community Grants

For years the city council has given money to local nonprofit groups (the Community Grant program) without a set of guiding principles and rules....

New Vision for the Golf Course Restaurant: Interview with Johan Engman

Come August, the restaurant at Coronado's Municipal Golf Course will have a new name -- Feast & Fareway  -- and a new concessionaire, Johan...

City Council Gives a Tentative Thumbs Up To Active Transportation Plan

At the March 6 meeting, the city council agreed to move forward with the majority of capital improvement projects proposed in the Active Transportation...

Coronado Unified Holds Community Forum on Student Safety

The City of Coronado and the Coronado Unified School District (CUSD) held a joint community forum on student safety Monday night. More than 150...

City Council: Neighbors Fight to Keep Parking Privileges

After a four-hour marathon meeting on February 20 that featured a packed agenda, and the contentious issue of off-leash dog parks, the council has...

City Council: Off-Leash Community Dog Parks Rejected

The idea of letting dogs run free in neighborhood parks suffered a swift demise at Tuesday’s city council meeting. Instead the council tasked city...

Feast & Fareway Recommended for Golf Course Restaurant

The Feast and Fareway restaurant group is the choice of an ad hoc city council commission tasked with recommending a new concessionaire for the...

Residents’ Voices Heard on Active Transportation Plan

The Active Transportation Plan that will go to the city council for review sometime this spring emphasizes all forms of active transportation – walking,...

A Push for Community Dog Parks Sparks Controversy

If numbers count for anything, Coronado loves dogs. Seldom does a day go by when you don’t see people out walking their dog, either...
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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

19 California Counties on Watch List for Increased COVID-19 Restrictions

With the July 4 holiday weekend only days away, California Gov. Gavin Newsom announced on Monday that 19 counties home to 72% of the...

Blue Jeans and Bikinis Reopens with Revamped Style

Blue Jeans and Bikinis has been part of the Coronado community since 2010. The store moved from Adella Avenue to its current location at...

Penny Rothschild and Emerald C Gallery Exude Creative Energy

An eclectic, creative space, with coastal vibe art, showcasing all mediums, is how Penny Rothschild describes Emerald C Gallery. Originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma, Penny...

Coronado Crime Report (June 3 through June 18)

Crimes:6/18/20: Malicious Mischief/Vandalism (Misdemeanor) near 800 block of Orange AvenueGraffiti was found in the alley.6/18/20: Malicious Mischief/Vandalism (Misdemeanor) near 700 block of Orange AvenueUnknown...

Blue Bridge Hospitality Restaurants Embrace the Future of Dining

Coronado resident David Spatafore didn’t grow up dreaming of owning one restaurant, let alone running a diverse collection of eateries, but he was drawn...