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...

Live at the Orinda Caps Off Season With Broadway’s Brent Barrett

(Contributed Photo)Brent Barrett’s award-winning turn in the London production of Kiss Me Kate was featured on PBS’s Great Performances.     Star of Broadway and...

Moraga Orinda Firefighters Host Open House

(Contributed Photo)     (L-R) Firefighter Paramedic Anthony Stephens, Engineer Dave Mazaika, Firefighter Paramedic Andrew Leach, Capt. John Bensely, and the rest of the Moraga-Orinda...

April Showers Bring May Flowers to Orinda Median and Garden Tour

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)The Orinda Garden Club’s plantings of Narcissus ‘Golden Dawn and Earlicheer’ bring springtime to the median bordering Camino Pablo.     In...

Don’t Be Late for This Very Important Date

(Contributed Photo) Orinda Ballet Academy presents Alice in Wonderland at the Library Auditorium May 17-19. Dancers (L-R): Genevieve Leach, Sofia Paraskakis, Gemma Leach, Raina Patterson,...

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...

Trail Challenge About to Begin

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)Checking out the Mulholland Ridge Open Space Preserve trail are (L-R) Orinda Parks and Rec Commissioner CZ Czerner, Moraga Parks and...

Luncheon Set for 3/4 Century Club Seniors 

    George Jedenoff and Elva Rust are the reigning “King” and “Queen” of the Three-Quarter Century Club, which celebrates Orinda seniors. The group...

JF Kapnek Fun Run Supports Education and Wellness for Zimbabwe Children

(Contributed Photo)Participants compete to take the lead in last year’s JF Kapnek Trust Family Fun Run at Miramonte High School.     The 15th annual...

History Scholar to Discuss Christian Ecumenical-Evangelical Divide at Forum

    Dr. David A. Hollinger, an expert on American intellectual history, speaks on “Global Christianity and the Ecumenical-Evangelical Divide” this month at Lafayette-Orinda...

Orindans Show How It’s Done in Love Does Volunteer Service Day

(Contributed Photo)Love Does co-leader,Steve Crocker, and Sandy Barnett who stitched up pillow cases for Foster Dreams     Women, men and children from ages...

Free Wildlife Festival at Wagner Ranch Nature Area Set for April...

(Contributed Photo)A young guest searches for critters during the Bug Hunt at last year’s festival.     Free Wildlife Festival at Wagner Ranch Nature Area...

Register for Lamorinda Idol

    Calling all singers! Interested contestants for this year’s Lamorinda Idol can register from April 1 – 30.  A program of the Lamorinda...

Tony Award-Winning Calloway Sisters Set to Perform in Orinda

(Contributed Photo)After selling out clubs across the country, Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway bring Sibling Revelry to the Orinda Theatre.     Tony-nominated sisters...

Orinda Dentist Hosts Artist Reception on April 19

(Contributed Photo) Local artist Zarmine Aghazarian stands with her painting The Afternoon, one of several works by the painter currently on display at Dr. Amin...

Orinda Starlight Village Players Announce 2019 Season and Auditions

(Charlie Jarrett, Photographer)Cast from last year’s production of Agatha Christie’s Spider’s Web. (L-R) Lisa Marie Taylor, Genevieve Di Natale, Claire Stevenson and Dan Phillips.  ...

Bay Area Journalist William Wong Shares Family’s Immigration Tale April 5

(Joyce Mende Wogne)Speaker William Wong is a well-known journalist and author whose work has appeared in the Wall Street Journal and San Francisco Chronicle.  ...

Taste of the World Food Trucks Return

(David Dierks, Photographer)     Kicking off the spring and summer activities in the Community Park, Taste of the World Market returned Feb. 7, bringing...

Orinda Woodworker Duke Herrero Showcased in Moraga Art Gallery’s “Into the Woods”

(Elana O'Loskey, Photographer)Orinda woodworker Duke Herrero, standing in front of his favorite sculpture in Library Plaza, currently has 40 works of his own on...
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