Celebration of Life Planned to Honor Virginia Ruble

(Contributed Photo)     Family and friends of Virginia “Ginny” Ruble plan to gather Jan. 18 to remember the life of the long-time Orinda resident.  ...

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...

New Public Art on Display

(Contributed Photo)Hans Miles’ Iceberg Slim is now on display in front of Library Plaza’s Cafe Teatro. Back row (L-R): Artists Hans Miles, Alan Chin...

Lamorinda Sunrise Rotary Raffle Winner

(Thomas Black, Photographer)     Raffle winner Matthew Morrow stands with friend James Andrade and Rotarians Gary Fulcher, Leander Hauri and Steve Zuk after claiming...

Festival of Trees Gala Raises More than $41K for Bay Area...

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)A model strolls the catwalk in evening wear from Helen Lyall at the fundraiser’s fashion show.     More than 400 people attended...

Annual Tree Lighting Kicks Off Holiday Season in Orinda Village

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)Orinda’s elementary school choirs joined together to perform at last year’s tree lighting event.     Get in the spirit of the holiday...

A Sweet Dream Comes to Life in Orinda Ballet’s Nutcracker

(Patricia Tomlinson)Far left, front row (L-R): Emily Charo and Ella Pierce. Far left, back row (L-R): Samantha Chiou, Bay Friedman and Jocelyn Lau. Center,...

Batch & Brine Bartender Takes Top Prize at Art of Mixology

(Elana O'Loskey, Photographer)A flash mob led and choreographed by Art of Mixology event chair Justin Cole (center) of Joy in Motion dance studio momentarily took...

Sleepy Hollow Holiday Walk Returns Dec. 7

    On Saturday, Dec. 7, starting at 9 a.m., families, neighbors and four-legged friends will take part in the Sleepy Hollow Holiday Walk,...

November Galleries: Work of Area Teachers, Mini-Oriental Carpets

Previous Next     The Lamorinda Arts Council this month features the work of current and retired teachers who are also artists in an exhibit called...

Tickets Available for Festival of Trees

    After months of planning, the Festival of Trees, featuring an array of decorated trees, wreaths and baskets, is set to take place...

Zamboni’s Pizza Reopens After Remodel

(Elana O'Loskey, Photographer)     On Sept. 5, Tim Miyamoto-Mills wielded the Orinda Chamber of Commerce’s ribbon cutting scissors to reopen Zamboni’s Pizza at 1...

Tickets on Sale for Festival of Trees Benefiting Two Local Nonprofits

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)A guest admires the assortment of table top trees, baskets and wreaths available for raffle at last year’s Festival of Trees.     The...

Olive Festival Festivities set for Oct. 6

(Wade Barrett, Photographer) A family at last year’s festival works on an arts and crafts project, with one guest showing off the signature olive crown.  ...

Baha’i Faith Plans Celebration to Mark Birth of Prophet

(Contributed Photo)The first Local Spiritual Assembly of the Baha'is of Orinda formed in 1989: (L-R) Massoud Fanaieyan, Jaleh Kilpatrick, Ziba Fanaian, Thomas Kilpatrick, Shookoh...

Car Show Roars Into Orinda

(David Dierks, Photographer)A young attendee takes a closer look at Richard Boughlosky’s 2018 Ferrari 488 Spider, one of over 200 automobiles on display.    ...

Holly Penfield Joins World-Class Lineup at Orinda Jazz Festival

(Ian Ritchie, Photographer)Well-known in London for her eccentric cabaret shows, singer and Orinda native Holly Penfield returns home for the Sept. 8 jazz festival.  ...

Call for Teacher Artists

    The Lamorinda Arts Council is accepting entries for a November exhibit that puts the spotlight on local teachers and is aptly entitled...

Live at the Orinda Returns with Phantom Star Lisa Vroman

(Michael Blank, Photographer)With her impressive vocal range, Lisa Vroman has won over audiences in opera houses and theaters throughout the United States.     The...

Sip Sip Hooray at the Art of Mixology  

(Elana O'Loskey, Photographer)Winners of the sold-out 2018 Art of Mixology competition at Orinda Theatre Square show off their awards and certificates.    Eighteen professional...
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