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Three Former Miramonte High School Students File Lawsuit Claiming Negligence and...

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer)Jane Doe 2 is one of three plaintiffs in the lawsuit recently filed against Miramonte High School and the Acalanes Union High...

Storm Waters Create Lake Cascade Waterfall

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer)     Due to recent storms, Lake Cascade at Orinda Country Club (OCC) reached full capacity where, ultimately, club members released water, creating...

Orinda Union School District’s Newest Board Members: Looking Ahead

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer)The newest members of the Orinda Union School District’s Board of Trustees, (L-R) Katie Shogan, Edda Collins Coleman and Eve Phillips, review...

A Conversation with Co-founder of Coffee Meets Bagel Dating App

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer)Arum Kang founded the dating app Coffee Meets Bagel with her three sisters. She lives in Orinda with her husband and two...

Orinda Theatre Square Welcomes New Eatery Comelones Tacos

(Jeff Heyman, Photographer0Partners John Batesting and Eric Galindo of Orinda Theater’s Square’s newest eatery, Comelones Tacos, opened its eatery Dec. 2. Pictured is Héctor...

Seasoned Shopper – February 2023

Bring on the Broccoli     Some vegetables, like broccoli, can be found year-round at farmers’ markets. Cooler weather brings out the best bunches with crispy...

America’s Got Talent Finalist, Jimmie Herrod, Comes to Orinda

(Courtesy of Michael Williams)Jimmie Herrod, America’s Got Talent finalist and vocalist for the long-running, multi-genre band, Pink Martini, performs at the Orinda Theatre on...

Dr. Margaret Liu to Speak at the First Friday Forum

(Courtesy of Margaret Liu)Dr. Margaret Liu speaks Feb. 3 at the First Friday Forum about COVID-19, RSV, MPox, Influenza and Polio. She will also...

Pets of the Month – February 2023

(Ellen Zapalac , Photographer)     Jasper (L) and Mitch are 10-years-old and love and fight with each other just like brothers. “We adopted them from Community...

William Penn Mott, Jr. Environmental Award nominations Accepted through March 10

    This annual award honors a citizen or group that displayed outstanding contributions in education and/or environmental preservation in celebration of William Penn Mott,...