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This year was my first experience with the Classic Car Show on Sept. 8, and Dancing with the Cars on Sept. 7. Both...

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Come to a Game Day Benefiting Local High School and College Students

American Association of University Women (AAUW) members of the Orinda-Moraga- Lafayette- Branch are hosting a Game Day from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at...

Lots of Fun, Pumpkins and Treats for Halloween at Local Schools

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO A little girl tests her strength at a previous year’s Fun Fest at Glorietta Elementary. By ORINDA NEWS STAFFGet ready for some...

Behind the Curtain at OrSVP

Contributed Photo Marty Nemko stars in Odd Man Out on Oct. 5. By ORINDA NEWS EDITORIAL STAFFMarty Nemko is a prominent Bay Area career counselor,...

Orinda Starlight Village Players Set Vandalized

On Sept. 18, persons unknown caused approximately $3,000 in damage to the set of Orinda Starlight Village Player's show Good Morning, Bill. With six...

Majestic Photographs, Nature Inspired Ceramics, Paintings of Succulents and Abstract Rhythms at Orinda Gallery...

SERGIY PECHERSKY Sergiy Pechersky’s 12” x 16” photograph Cathedral Peak which captures the unique majesty of the Yosemite mountain, is on display in the...

Bay Area Studio Artists Show At Orinda Books

Bay Area Studio Artists presents Herd, an exhibit of paintings in acrylics and oils, at Orinda Books (276 Village Square) during the month of...

Black Odyssey Continues at Cal Shakes Through Oct. 7

KEVIN BERNE J. Alphonse Nicholson (Ulysses Lincoln) and Safiya Fredricks (Benevolence) from last year’s production of black odyssey. Returning to Cal Shakes 2018 line-up, black...

City Launches Online Business Registration

The City of Orinda recently introduced a new website to allow local businesses to apply for or renew their Business Registration Certificate online. As...

New Members of the Chamber of Commerce

President of the Orinda Chamber of Commerce Roy Hodgkison (left in both photos) welcomed two new Chamber members, dentist Dr. Amin Samadian (left photo)...

OWC Hosts Festival of Trees Nov. 15

SALLY HOGARTY Candy Kattenburg admires table-top trees up for auction at last year’s Festival of Trees fundraiser. On Nov. 15, the Orinda Woman’s Club (OWC)...

Orinda Resident Once Again Cycles to Help Breast Cancer Victims

By KATHRYN G. MCCARTYStaff WriterRick Perez is on a mission. This past summer, the longtime Orinda resident pedaled thousands of miles in his third cross-country...

Olive Festival Returns to Wagner Ranch Nature Area on Oct. 14

For its ninth year, The Orinda Olive Festival returns to Wagner Ranch Nature Area on Sunday, Oct. 14, from 11:30 a.m.– 4:30 p.m., to...

Mixology Fundraiser Returns Oct. 13

Tickets are now on sale for the popular Mixology fundraiser. Held by the Lamorinda Arts Council, the Art of Mixology craft cocktail competition takes...

Friends of Orinda Creeks Clean San Pablo Creek for Coastal Cleanup Day

CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Lula Bowen (left) and Herbie Whipple did their part to help clean up San Pablo Creek and have fun at the same...

Best Classic Car Show Ever

David Dierks Orinda Classic Car Show attendees were treated to an amazing exhibit of historic race cars including this 1969 Lola T70 M3. By DAVID...

A Successful Run on the Wilder Side

The Orinda Park and Rec Foundation's first annual Run on the Wilder Side was met with great enthusiasm by children and adults who ran...