President’s Message – December 2020

Together (Apart)     As 2020 nears its final days, we reflect on the worst pandemic in 100 years and on a year that has...

Car Time – December 2020

Traveling by Car During the Covid-19 Holidays?     Many local Lamorinda residents are considering traveling by car during the holidays rather than worrying about...

Car Time – November 2020

Automotive Questions, Concerns and Ideas about the Future: California Phasing Out Gas Powered Vehicles By 2035?     Our state’s politicians are moving towards accelerating...

Reel Less Traveled – November 2020

“Push the Button, Max”     In this column, I’ve written about nearly every genre of film, from the spooky to the dramatic to the...

Fitness Tip – November 2020

To Be In Great Shape…Follow these Eating Tips     Eat small meals/snacks throughout the day and keep your activity level high to burn off...

Funny Side Up – November 2020

Cooking is a Waste of My Thyme     It started out fun, but then things got fuzzy. I wanted to make a meal...

Seasoned Shopper – November 2020

Abundant Fall Availability     Your Orinda Farmers’ Market is open year-round! The market continues to operate every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m....

Everyday Orinda – November 2020

Orinda: The Musical     The viral Tik-Tok musical parody “Fighting in a Grocery Store” inspired me. I’m convinced. We need “Orinda: The Musical.” I...

Police Blotter – November 2020

September 13 through October 10 Calls for Service911 Hangup: 19 incidentsAccident Property: 4 incidentsAlarm False: 63 incidentsBurglary, Commercial: 3 incidentsBurglary, Residential: 2 incidentsCOVID-19 Violation: 1...

President’s Message – November 2020

Public Forum and Fire Safety     I hope you have taken time to vote in this very important election. Besides the Presidential election, there...

Funny Side Up – October 2020

Dumming Down of American Writers     I know what you’re thinking, or at least some of you are. Where’s the ‘b’ and why the...

Seasoned Shopper – October 2020

Strawberries and Persimmons     One of the most popular produce picks at Orinda’s Farmers Market is strawberries. Growers from Viveros Farm come from Watsonville...

The Reel Less Traveled – October 2020

“Life’s no Fun Without a Good Scare.” From 1993’s Nightmare Before Christmas – “This is Halloween”     This is a column I’ve wanted to...

Everyday Orinda – October 2020

Who Else Is Tired of Improvising?     I love words the way some people love shoes. A well-crafted sentence is like a flawless wardrobe...

Fitness Tip – October 2020

Health and Your Refrigerator     What we have is what we end up eating; so if you are committed to getting in shape, carve...

President’s Message – October 2020

Car Tour and Elections     As we enter the month of October, we grieve the victims of the horrific fires in the Western states....

Car Time – October 2020

Is It Still Worth It to Keep Your Current Vehicle?     At some point, you may be faced with the decision as to whether...

Police Blotter – October 2020

August 1 through August 22 Calls for Service Abandoned Vehicle: 2 incidents. Accident Property: 3 incidents. Burglary, Auto: 4 incidents: Orinda Way (x3), Orindawoods. Burglary, Commercial: 1 incident: Camino...

President’s Message – September 2020

Engagement and Appreciation     In the midst of the pandemic, we look forward to a hopeful future and opportunities to engage and appreciate our...

Fitness Tip – September 2020

Weight & Muscle     Ever notice its easier to lose a bunch of weight the first time you try but more difficult the second...

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