Thursday, August 6, 2020

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Local Voices: What the Captain of the Coronado High School Football Team Wants You to Know

Meet Edward. He just graduated with the Coronado High School class of 2020. He’s black.Edward is a star athlete--the captain of this year's football...

CHS Graduates Take to the Streets (video)

Coronado High School class of 2020 took to the streets this morning for a car parade around town. Congratulations Graduates!!   Visual storyteller Brad Willis shares this...

Local Voices: Racial Candidness, Accountability & Transparency

Akshay Sateesh with his wife (Brooke), children (Kavi and Aria) and family dogs (Zanzibar and Kona). The more he gets involved in the community, bioengineer...

Coronado High School Students Speak for Change (video)

CHS students in the graduating class of 2020 answer the question, What is one change you would like to see in the world?Visual storyteller...

Local Voices: The Conversation Starts With All of Us

"We need to start the conversation of racial inequality early at home and then continue it all through school. Education is one of the...

Local Voices: An Unlikely Hero Sends Love Over the Bridge, and Back Again

It was August of 2017. Hal Sadler was sitting in his parked car, outside Graham Memorial Presbyterian Church. He was nervous, and he was...

Local Voices: Focus on the Positive and the Facts Amidst Racism

"I believe that the world is changing, and we must now challenge ourselves to see all views,” says Andrea Kane, who is married to...

Emerald Keepers of the Month: Nick and Jacob Alcock

What began as a father-son boat ride and to get coffee and hot chocolate, turned into more than just another morning...

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: Growing Up Black in Coronado

According to recent statistics, Coronado is 75% white. So, what’s it like to grow up on the island as a Black American? Just ask...

Local Voices: What Does it Mean to “Pass” as White?

The Coronado Times asked its writers to tackle the topic of race in Coronado. Given the current environment, we were asked to address the...

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...
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LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

The Necessary Reckoning

Submitted by Kenneth FitzgeraldWriter Wesley Morris describes our decisive collective pivot toward racial justice as “the Moment.” The Moment is the nation’s long-delayed reckoning...

John Duncan Announces Candidacy for City Council

Submitted by John DuncanI am excited to announce my candidacy for Coronado City Council. I will bring a fresh and professional level of scrutiny...

Alexia Palacios-Peters Announces Candidacy for School Board

Submitted by Alexia Palacios-PetersI am pleased to announce my candidacy for the Coronado Unified School District School Board. I look forward to bringing a...

Nick Kato Announces Candidacy for School Board

Submitted by Nick KatoDear Friends and Neighbors,I am writing to introduce myself to you as I begin my campaign for a seat on the...

NEW STORIES

Outdoor Recreation Companies Adapt to Pandemic Restrictions

As people look for things to do during the coronavirus pandemic, many are turning to the outdoors. Local outdoor recreation companies are implementing new...

Tales from the I.C.U.: Life as a Nurse During the Global Pandemic

Coronado resident Rebecca Sauer has strong opinions when it comes to wearing a mask, social distancing, and taking steps to stop the spread of...

Behind the Badge: A Series on the Coronado Police Department

Being pulled over in your car for a traffic violation is what most people’s impression of police is based on. Coronado Police Chief Chuck...

John Duncan Announces Candidacy for City Council

Submitted by John DuncanI am excited to announce my candidacy for Coronado City Council. I will bring a fresh and professional level of scrutiny...

Alexia Palacios-Peters Announces Candidacy for School Board

Submitted by Alexia Palacios-PetersI am pleased to announce my candidacy for the Coronado Unified School District School Board. I look forward to bringing a...