POLICE BLOTTER – March 2019

January 1 through February 9, 2019 Calls for Service 911 Hangup: 27 incidents. Abandoned Vehicle: 2 incidents. Accident Property: 8 incidents. Alarm, False: 104 incidents. Barking Dog: 1 incident. Burglary, Auto:...

Police Blotter, November 2018

September 2 through October 13, 2018 Calls for Service 911 Hangup: 16 incidents. Abandoned Vehicle: 4 incidents. Accident Injury: 2 incidents. Accident Property: 8 incidents. Alarm, False: 134 incidents. Barking Dog:...

Gun Safety Ordinance a Reality for Orinda Following 5-0 Council Vote

SALLY HOGARTY Acalanes Union High School District Superintendent Dr. John Nickerson, Miramonte Associate Principal Nick Carpenter, OUSD Superintendent Dr. Carolyn Seaton, Mayor Amy Worth...

May 16 Event on Vashell Way Aims to Bring ConnectOrinda Projects...

    For months, city staff, Fehr and Peers Transportation Consultants and Orinda residents have been considering a variety of projects that will beautify...

New City Councilmembers Take Office

DAVID DIERKS City Clerk Sheri Smith swears in returning City Councilmember Amy Worth and new City Councilmembers Nick Kosla and Dennis Fay at the Dec....

Why These Five Locals are Being Honored this Month

    Most people around the city probably are familiar with the names of the five people who will be feted by The Orinda...

Downtown Streetscape Workshop on Jan. 29

    On Tuesday, Jan. 29 at 6:30 p.m. at the Library Auditorium, the City of Orinda will conduct ConnectOrinda Downtown Streetscape Master Plan Workshop....

Police Blotter October

POLICE BLOTTER July 29 through September 8, 2018 Calls for Service 911 Hangup: 13 incidents. Abandoned Vehicle: 6 incidents. Accident Property: 6 incidents. Alarm, False: 159 incidents. Animal Cruelty: 1 incident. Battery:...

Non-Union MOFD Candidates Have Homes Inspected

    During the Oct. 10 Orinda Association/League of Woman Voters forum to question the five candidates for Division Three and Four district seats...

May 31 Event Planned to Address Wildfire Prevention, Preparation and History

    Is Lamorinda prepared for fire?       Realizing the potential for a devastating fire here, Lamorinda Village is sponsoring All About Wildfires, an...

Police Blotter – April 2019

Calls for Service911 Hangup: 21 incidents.Abandoned Vehicle: 1 incident.Accident Injury: 1 incident.Accident Property: 10 incidents.Alarm, False: 120 incidents.Burglary, Auto: 8 incidents.Burglary, Commercial: 1 incident.Burglary,...

Police Blotter – May 2019

Calls for Service911 Hangup: 55 incidents.Abandoned Vehicle: 3 incidents.Accident Injury: 1 incident.Accident Property: 12 incidents.Alarm, False: 122 incidents.Assault with Deadly Weapon: 1 incident.Burglary, Auto:...

Warm Coat Drive Exceeds Expectations

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Sleepy Hollow students (L-R) Back Row: Haley Hoskins, Eve Copeland, Annarose Smith; Front row: Sofia Blore, Emma Stokes help sort donations for the...

Orinda Police Department Will Soon Have Public Safety Drone

Orinda Police Department Will Soon Have Public Safety Drone By SALLY HOGARTY Editor While helicopters have long been used as an important tool by police and fire...

15th Annual Classic Car Show Set to Hit the Road in...

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer) Chip Herman (2nd from left) turns over the keys to the car show, not to mention the Corvette, to Classic Car Show...

Bauer-Kahan Wins In Close State Assembly Race

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Orinda resident Rebecca Bauer-Kahan is District 16’s newly elected state assemblywoman. This January, Orinda resident Rebecca Bauer-Kahan will be heading to Sacramento to represent...

Orinda Woman’s Club 2018 Recipients

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)     Orinda Woman’s Club Vice President Alison Kling (R) presented Scott Chavez (L) from Contra Costa Crisis Center and Gigi Crowder...

Police Blotter – February 2019

December 2, 2018 through January 12, 2019 Calls for Service 911 Hangup: 13 incidents. Abandoned Vehicle: 2 incidents. Accident Property: 7 incidents. Alarm, False: 47 incidents. Barking Dog: 1 incident. Battery:...

MOFD Forum Focuses on a Number of Hot Button Issues

ANIL COMELO Fielding questions from community members and the League of Women voters, MOFD candidates (L-R) Lucy Talbot, Michael Donner, Steven Michael Danziger,...

New Facade for Moraga Way Building Approved

KATTENBURG ARCHITECTS Conceptual drawing by Kattenburg Architects of the new facade for 37 Moraga Way.     Downtown revitalization, the topic of many local meetings and...

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