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History

Interview with Heath Hardage Lee, Author of “The League of Wives”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=d9TmmkhdGv8Heath Hardage Lee wrote The League of Wives: The Untold Story of the Women Who Took on the U.S. Government to Bring Their Husbands Home...

Historic Commandant’s House “Quarters A” Celebrates Centennial on NAS North Island

Military brass and local leaders were invited to a centennial celebration at Vice Adm. DeWolfe “Chip” Miller’s historic house (Quarters A) located on Naval...

Coronado’s Connection to “The League of Wives” (Video)

The League of Wives: Vietnam’s POW/MIA Allies & Advocates tells the story of the military wives who founded the organization that would later become...

Throwback Thursday: 1958 Marilyn Monroe Filming “Some Like it Hot” (Video)

Many thanks to San Diego CBS/CW (News 8) for alerting The Coronado Times to these “flashback videos” that feature Coronado during special holidays and...

The League of Wives Exhibit and An Evening with Heath Lee

In partnership with the Dole Institute of Politics, the Coronado Historical Association is presenting a new special exhibit about the wives of Vietnam POWs...

Bill Ring Talks About the Building of the Bridge

In anticipation of the upcoming 50th anniversary on August 3 of the opening of the San Diego-Coronado Bridge, surveyor Bill Ring shares some history...

WWII Veteran Tom Rice: American Hero (video)

https://youtu.be/KFaXPLbvRG0Brad Willis, Coronado visual storyteller, caught up with Tom Rice at last week's Sunday Concert in the Park.Related:  Local Veteran of 101st Airborne Gains...

Local Veteran of 101st Airborne Gains Closure After Repeating His D-Day Jump 75 Years Later

Local Coronado resident Tom Rice found closure after his most recent trip back to Normandy where he completed a tandem parachute jump as part...

Coronado Historical Association Holds 50th Anniversary Gala

This past Saturday, March 2nd, the Coronado Historical Association held its annual Gala in the Crown Room of the Hotel Del. It was a special...

Del Master Plan: Bringing Back the Past for The Del’s Future

As the $200 million expansion and restoration get into full swing, you can’t help but notice more fences being erected around The Del. As...

Hotel del Coronado Showcased on Upcoming “Antiques Roadshow” Episodes

Who doesn’t love the thrill of finding out that something you own is valuable? Antiques Roadshow, the most watched ongoing PBS Series, has eight million...

J Street Hospitality Unveils Plans for Villa Capri Hotel

 “A one-of-a-kind hotel experience to excite and inspire a new generation”Plans have been submitted for a new and modern Villa Capri, the hotel property that...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

Coronavirus Quarantine Reality

Author:  Ken FitzgeraldI am healthy. I am able to work from home, my law firm is still in business, and nobody in my family...

Visitors to Coronado Beach Could be Asymptomatic Carriers

Submitted by Brad WillisA letter to Coronado City Manager Blair King Dear Blair,Like many, I was surprised at the city council’s split decision to keep...

Close Beach for a Few Months to Protect All of Us

Submitted by Rebecca Sauer, RN CPANMy name is Rebecca Sauer, and I am a critical care nurse at UCSD. I am responding to Mayor...

Coronado Beach Open for Running, Walking, Separate From Others

Submitted by Richard BaileySound public policy is driven by data and observation, not misinformation and emotion.The decision to keep Coronado beaches and parks open...

NEW STORIES

Navy Mandates Face Covering: What You Need to Know

The Navy will now require the use of cloth face coverings for all military, Navy civilian and contractors as well as family members while...

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...

Quarantined in Coronado: No Down Time for FOL President Marsi Steirer

April is typically one of the busiest months for Friends of the Library President Marsi Steirer, when she is knee deep in books, logistics...

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....

Sharp Coronado Hospital is Here for the Community During COVID-19 Crisis

We are blessed to have our own Sharp Hospital here in Coronado. Health care professionals are on the front line of this COVID-19 crisis...