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Tree of Lights Honors Loved Ones During the Holiday Season

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer) In past years, crowds of local residents have gathered in Village Square to watch the tree lighting. Unfortunately, this year will not...

Orinda Schools Come Together to Promote Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

(Latika Malkani, Photographer) A yard sign in front of Latika Malkani’s home is one of several signs Miramonte’s Parent’s Club DEI (Diversity, Equity and Inclusion)...

Orinda Ballet Returns with Nutcracker

(Patricia Tomlinson, Photographer)     Under the direction of owner and Artistic Director Patricia Tomlinson, the Orinda Ballet Academy announces their annual holiday ballet with a...

Orinda’s Most Visible Landmark Celebrates its 80th Anniversary

(Sally Hogarty, Photographer)Derek Zemrak with his new book on his favorite movies flanked by advertisements for current and upcoming movies showing the diversity offered...

A Night of Indian Classical Music & Dance

(Michelle Lewis, Photographer)     A night of North Indian classical music and South Indian dance will take place Dec. 11 at Piedmont Center for the...

Pianist Bobby Mitchell Dazzles with Schumann’s Concerto Without Orchestra Op 14

(Jiyang Chen, Photographer)Bobby Mitchell is an American classical pianist, composer and soloist. He frequently performs new and rarely heard works in the contemporary music...

Rise to Read Miramonte Book Drive

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer)     Hadley Orr – holding a bin while her mom Alissa Lillie donates a book – is a sophomore at Miramonte, who...

Everyday Orinda – December 2021

Saving Face: My Aurea Aria     Lo, I bring you Tidings of Great Joy, this Christmas Season. Orinda has a Licensed Esthetic angel – Aurea...

The Reel Less Traveled – December 2021

A Bit of Creature Comfort     As the days grow shorter, so does this column. The International Film Showcase will sit out the month of...

Friends of Orinda Library Celebrates Anniversary, Fundraiser, Book Sale

(Courtesy of Jane Kim)Jane Kim, founder of InkDwell studio, commenting on the project said, "Orinda hills are full of wonder. The city's boundaries encompass...