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President’s Message – April 2019

‘Love is Something if you Give it Away…’     "Love is something if you give it away, give it away, give it away. Love...

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...

President’s Message – March 2019

Recognition Well Deserved by Residents Being Honored at Annual Awards Gala     There are many examples of volunteers in our community who make a...

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...

Citizen and Mott Awards Announced

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)     Janet Riley (center) was the winner of last year’s Citizen of the Year award. Shown with her are (L) Orinda...

President’s Message – February 2019

New Beginnings     In my new role as The Orinda Association (OA) president, I would like to wish all of you a fabulous February...

Simar Khanna Named Editor

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)Simar Khanna becomes the sixth editor of The Orinda News effective Feb. 1.     On Feb. 1, Simar Khanna took the reigns...

Local Editor Takes on New Role

(Charlie Jarrett, Photographer) After 25 years with The Orinda News, Sally Hogarty has transitioned to a new role as executive editor.     This month marks...

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...

President’s Message – Jan 2019

Wishing You a Healthy Happy 2019!     Let’s start off the year on Jan. 1 with Polar Bear Swim Day. We have so many...

Orinda Association’s New Board of Directors Takes the Reins

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO New OA President Carlos Baltodano.     At its Dec. 10 meeting, The Orinda Association elected Carlos Baltodano as its new president. Baltodano will...

Nominations for Citizen of Year and Mott Environmental Awards

    The Orinda Community Foundation and The Orinda Association (OA) are looking for local residents or organizations that have contributed substantially to the...

Lots of Joy at SAT Luncheon

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer) Lucia and Anthony Steger not only enjoyed the SAT luncheon but also the attentions of therapy dog George, owned by Bill and...

Local Couples Support Orinda Seniors Throughout the Year

This holiday season, and throughout the year, volunteers for Seniors Around Town (SAT) find joy providing transportation to Orinda seniors. Cathy Goshorn, who coordinates rides...

President’s Message, December 2018

Orinda is Bright and Beautiful Let’s kick off December with a Shop Orinda Day! Our town is beautiful and full of good things to do!...

Keeping People Warm This Winter

SALLY HOGARTY Kate Wiley and Cathy Goshorn sort through donated items during last year’s One Warm Coat drive.     Most of us are fortunate...

President’s Message, November 2018

Home is where our heart is….really! In Orinda, home is where our heart, and tummy, like to be. On Nov. 1, Men Make Dinner Day...

Get Involved and Think Local

This year was my first experience with the Classic Car Show on Sept. 8, and Dancing with the Cars on Sept. 7. Both...

BASU Donates Alarms for Seniors

BASU Donates Alarms for SeniorsSALLY HOGARTYKate Wiley (far left) and Cathy Goshorn (center left) of The Orinda Association’s Seniors Around Town (SAT) received a...

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