Live at The Orinda! Concert Series Features Singer Eden Espinosa

(Courtesy of Eden Espinosa)Eden Espinos performs at the Orinda Theatre, Sunday, Oct. 16 at 6 p.m.     Considered one of Broadway’s most exciting and versatile artists,...

Former WIRED Editor-in-Chief Makes Orinda His New Home

(Courtesy of Chris Anderson) Chris Anderson, former Editor-in-Chief of Wired Magazine, said his family has met more neighbors in their first four weeks in Orinda...

A Station Wagon Named Biquette to Join Ranks at Classic Car...

(Ysabel Lagache, Photographer) (Sally Hogarty, Photographer) Edouard Lagache posed in front of his dad’s 1965 Buick Deluxe Special Station Wagon when he was 7 years old...

Entries Being Accepted for Lamorinda ShortDocs Film Fest for All Ages

    Registration is open for Lamorinda ShortDocs, a short documentary film competition held by the Lamorinda Arts Council, and this year hosted in...

Wilder Gallery: In Memoriam of Heather Metcalf, A Life Lived in...

(Contributed Photo)An Anxious Gathering, the late Heather Metcalf’s 48” x 48” oil painting on wood, brings to mind a lively spirit dancer, cavorting in...

Air Traffic Control to be Demystified at First Friday Forum of...

(Contributed Photo)Mark Sherry will explain air traffic control and how it facilitates Bay Area travel in his Jan.3 lecture.     With more than...

World Class Pianist at Saint Mary’s

(Jiyang Chen, Photographer) Pianist Bobby Mitchell breathes new life into classical repertory with his talent for improvisation and live performance.     Lamorinda comes into its...

Cal Shakes The Winter’s Tale Sept. Plus Music and Opera in...

(Courtesy of Cal Shakes)Tickets are on sale now for Cal Shakes The Winter’s Tale in a sparkling new adaptation by Artistic Director Eric Ting...

Farmers’ Market Seeking Volunteers

(Contributed Phtoto)     The Orinda Farmers’ Market, managed by Contra Costa Certified Farmers’ Markets (CCCFM), returns May 9 and needs volunteers to help with...

Annual Festival of Trees Luncheon and Fashion Show Fundraiser

(Courtesy of Orinda Woman’s Club)Orinda Woman's Club member, Karen Norris, arranges a tabletop tree raffled off in last year's Festival of Trees.     Once again, the...

First Friday Forum is Back for the New Year, Albeit Online

(Contributed Photo) "The Encirclement of Asia' will be the topic of the January First Friday Forum.     Among wildfire, COVID-19 and other worries, here is...

Wilder Gallery: Around the World in 12 Portraits

(Courtesy Of Annie Jacquemet)Annie Jacquemet receives photographs from her globetrotting husband, Michael Barrington, who works on humanitarian causes worldwide. She delights in painting portraits...

12th Annual Artisan Faire in Orinda

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Illustrator Greg Chapman will be presenting his colorful dog paintings at this year’s Artisan Faire.     Join your friends and neighbors at...

Retirement Plans: Not Something to Run Away From

( Courtesy of James Hose Jr. | Upsplash.com)Whether considering retiring at age 60, 70 or 80, one doesn’t need to be scared, considering there...

Telly Leung is “Live at the Orinda” on March 14 with...

(Contributed Photo)Direct from Broadway, Telly Leung returns to the Bay Area with Sing Happy at the Orinda Theatre.     On Thursday, March 14, Broadway...

Dr. Jan Cushman Named Distinguished Woman for OML Branch of the...

(Kay de Groot, Photographer)Jan Cushman, Ph.D. stands with her son James McGurk and husband Bruce McGurk at an outdoor luncheon in her honor Sept....

Registration Open for Classic Car Tour

(Kathy Enzerink, Photographer)Mark Maxson with his 1924 Hudson. “It always reminds me of John Steinbeck and the Grapes of Wrath,” he said.    ...

Products We Buy Hoping Never To Use During These Covid-19 Times

(Contributed Graphic)     While refilling my emergency kit, scrambling for sanitizer, searching addresses for that Clorox acquaintance, finding suitable masks, realizing bald men should...

Viking Vessels, Chinese Scroll Paintings, Jewelry and Abstract Retrospective

(Courtesy of Lesley Jensen) Leslie Jensen's 12" x 7" x 7" pit fired ceramic Viking Vessel shows an interplay of fume metallic glazes in grays...

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