Monday, September 21, 2020

Community News

9/11 Memorial at Coronado High School – ‘Never Forget’

Coronado High School's Navy Junior ROTC (Reserve Officer Training Corps) placed flags in the CHS quad to honor and remember those that perished and...

California’s on Fire, Unplugged and Out of Easy Answers, So Why Don’t We Try…?

Originally published October 30, 2019. Updated on Sept. 9, 2020.CalMatters.org is a nonprofit, nonpartisan media venture explaining California policies and politics.With California wildfires, it...

Exercise and Diet Are More Important Than Ever With Virus at Large

By Bernard J. WolfsonIf your life these days is anything like mine, a pre-pandemic routine that included regular exercise and disciplined eating has probably...

With Schools Starting Online, Vaccinations Head for Recess

By Carmen Heredia Rodriguez, Kaiser Health NewsDr. Chris Kjolhede is focused on the children of central New York.As co-director of school-based health centers at...

Equal Justice Series Continues with Dr. Abdimalik Buul

On September 5, 2020, the Coronado Democratic Club was privileged to present the 4th in its series of discussion workshops on Equal Justice. Dr....

County Case Rate Increasing; Could Move to More Restrictive Tier

The case rate for the region increased in the past week, placing the County at risk of dropping to Tier 1, the highest-risk level.The...

Emerald Keepers to Screen “Public Trust”

Watch Public Trust September 18 – 20Join the Discussion with Serge Dedina, September 22, 7pm In a time of growing polarization, Americans still share...

“Can The Trash” – Community Clean-Up

Emerald Keepers invites you to help clean up trash in Coronado and email photos over the next two weeks (Sept. 7 to 21) to...

Pets of the Week: The “Lion King” Kittens

Update from PAWS:  Mufasa, Pumbaa, Kiara, Sarabi and Zazu have been adopted. Simone and Nala's adoption is pending. Two new young cats, Ford and...

August Emerald Keeper of the Month: Helen Kupka

Twice a week, you will find Helen Kupka collecting trash left by beach-goers at Silver Strand State Beach. “I had always haphazardly picked up...

Annual FOCUS Holiday Boutique 2020 Goes Virtual

Friends of Children United Society (FOCUS) Annual Holiday Boutique has always been a highly anticipated event for FOCUS members, their friends and family, and...

Second Trump Boat Parade Held in San Diego Bay

On Sunday, Trump supporters took to the San Diego Bay to participate in a second boat parade.  The previous parade took place on June...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Endorsement for Stacy Keszei for Coronado Unified School Board

Submitted by Matthew GriffithPlease accept this letter as an endorsement for Stacy Keszei for Coronado Unified School Board. Having personally known Stacy and her...

Golf Course Water Recycling – Story Poles Misleading

Submitted by Ann WilsonI watched last week’s Golf Course Advisory Committee Meeting on Coronado TV with interest as city staff was presenting information about...

Strong Support for Nick Kato for Coronado School Board

Submitted by Jon Palmieri & Cara ClancyWe are writing to affirm our strong support for Nick Kato for Coronado School Board. Having lived in...

A Thank You to the Coronado Police Department

Submitted by Sebastian Taylor  Coronado Police Department; I Wish I Was Suprised, I'm Not...A few days ago, I witnessed something, something which, to many would...

NEW STORIES

Artist Profile: Dave Samara, Bagpipes (video)

The plaintive call of bagpipes, yes bagpipes, sings out on Orange Avenue most Saturday afternoons as musician Dave Samara seeks to help a local...

Voting and Ballot Drop-Off Locations for Coronado

The City of Coronado will have two locations to drop-off your ballot:Coronado Library, located at 640 Orange Avenue - do not put in...

John Duncan Dreams Big: City Council Candidate Talks Housing, Beach Pollution, Tourism and Diversity

For John Duncan--who’s running for Coronado City Council--it was all a dream.In 2006, before he lived here full-time, Duncan rented a historic home on...

COVID-19 and Flu Shot Update From Sharp Coronado Hospital

Six months after the county shut down in response the coronavirus in mid-March, Sharp Coronado CEO Susan Stone shares what the COVID-19 numbers currently...

Short Council Meeting Focused on Awards and COVID-19 Business Accommodations

For the first time in months, the City Council began its September 15 meeting with a ceremonial presentation to proclaim “Arts in Education Week”...