COVID-19 has left an indelible impression on the world at large and certainly Coronado has not been spared economically or culturally. Last week two of the city’s iconic events, the Fourth of July Parade and all that day’s attendant events were cancelled. The following day Concerts in the Park was cancelled, with a glimmer of hope existing that a concert or two could be held.

Concerts President Cathy Brown provided her thoughts on what would have been the 50th Anniversary of Concerts in the Park. “The best we can hope for is maybe, and this is a big maybe, the last week of August and/or Labor Day Sunday, Sept. 6. These dates are based on the schools being back in session and we get the okay from the City. Also, only Coronado local bands would play those dates. Of course, if anything changes, and we’re allowed to have the concerts, the Board can make it happen very quickly. We will celebrate our 50th Anniversary next year in 2021. I can’t wait to see you all again, dancing at the Concerts.” more >>

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Public health officials promote masks as the best way to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Wearing face coverings is urged because along with social distancing they limit the release of infected droplets when talking, coughing and sneezing. As Coronado and the rest of California reopens, c…

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San Diego County’s public health officer announced that effective Tuesday, July 7, restaurants, wineries and tasting rooms, and movie theaters, among other businesses across the region, must close if they operate indoors.

Following three days on the state’s Monitoring List and as part of the County’s Safe Reopening, the following businesses were closed unless they can operate outdoors. The closures go into effect July 7 and will last three weeks:

• Dine-in restaurants (outdoor settings, pickup, delivery and drive-thrus still allowed)

• Wineries and tasting rooms

• Movie theaters

• Family entertainment centers (including bowling alleys, arcades)