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GoFundMe Campaign Delivered 1,000 Meals to Hospital Workers

(Courtesy of Lori A. Cheung)Volunteers met at the Orinda Library parking lot to load meals into this 1971 Ford fire engine owned by Michael...

David Biggs Hired as City Manager

(Courtesy of David Biggs)David Biggs named City Manager, effective April 5.     From a pool of 52 applicants, the Orinda City Council chose David...

Miramonte Youth Environmentalists Create Project HEART to Help Local Restaurants

(Courtesy Yuji Watanabe) (L-R) Ryan Sinnreich, Julian Rustigian, Aidan Chan, Vajra Vo, Wyatt Barnes, Jonas Dao, Devon Bradley, Leo Cardozo, James Patrick, Dalai Vo, Sheng...

California Shakespeare Theater Announces Season of Shared Light

(Courtesy of California Shakespeare Theater)Cal Shakes Artistic Director Eric Ting and Managing Director Sarah Williams announce the company’s 2021 Season of Shared Light, where...

Business Buzz – April 2021

(Courtesy of Elana O'Loskey) (L-R) Jean Gannett, CFP® and Daniel Gannett are a mother-son team of independent financial planners who take a holistic view to...

Local Authors Publish Exposé on Past and Present Progressive Movements

(Courtesy of Ania Keenan)Front cover of Picturing Resistance, a book written by Ken and Melanie Light, which shows protests in front of the Lincoln...

Everyday Orinda – April 2021

Dare we discuss the other contagious plague in Orinda: head lice?     With activities curtailed and distancing enforced, undoubtedly cases are way down....

Shop Orinda Garden Club’s Plant Sale on April 17 at Library...

(Courtesy of Jean Rowe)Sue Anderson-Berger with her multitude of vegetable seedlings. The plants will be ready for the Orinda Garden Club’s plant sale held...

Orinda All-Girl Robotics Team on Their Way to Finals Competition

(Courtesy of Roxanne Christophe)Team Stampede, the Orinda all-girl robotics team, is on their way to the Northern California First Lego League robotics finals. From...

Middle East Update Topic for First Friday Forum

(Courtesy of Dr. Raphael Danziger)Dr. Raphael Danziger is the guest speaker for the April First Friday Forum. His topic is called, Middle East Update....