All Lafayette team wins Flag Football Championship
Team All Lafayette is comprised of all Lafayette residents and went undefeated for the entire year capturing the Next Level Championship title for the Third Grade Division of flag football.
Submitted by Charlie Vezzali
Lafayette Middle School Student stars in Berkeley Playhouse Youth Production
Lafayette resident Sarah Berten, a Stanley Middle School seventh grader, recently performed the lead role of Hope Cladwell in Berkeley Playhouse's Teen Stage musical theater production of Tony Award-winning "Urinetown." Hope is the innocent then rebellious daughter of ...Submitted by Jenny Berten
Lamorinda is becoming HeartSafe
There's a brand-new "Best" in Lamorinda - that of best possible chance of survival for someone experiencing out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
Moraga, Lafayette and Orinda are becoming ...By Cathy Dausman
Residents pull together for annual creek clean-up
Leigh Creekside Park - lately a place of controversy between neighbors - provided a great opportunity for residents to pull (weeds) together on a warm and pleasant day at a shady, beautiful stretch of the creek.
By Pippa Fisher
Implicit Bias workshop aids Lafayette police, residents
Residents have an overall positive view of the Lafayette Police Department but there were still some people who felt that the concepts of implicit bias and all of its implications have not yet been embraced by members of the Lafayette community.
By Pippa Fisher
Lafayette shows 'Resolve' to bring artwork to new Pleasant Hill Road roundabout
Drivers at the junction of Pleasant Hill Road and Olympic Boulevard will have new artwork to admire on their spin around the new roundabout by the end of the year in the shape of a new metal sculpture entitled "Resolve."
By Pippa Fisher
Controversy surrounds trees slated to be axed
A growing number of vocal residents are ...By Pippa Fisher
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70 years of bean dip and margaritas at El Charro
It's 7:30 on a Tuesday night and the parking lot at El Charro's is virtually full. As one car backs out, another enters to take its place.
El Charro has been packing in customers for ...By John T. Miller
Goodness, gracious, snakes alive!
Spring's arrival means longer, warmer and drier days - perfect for a hike in the Lamorinda hills. Enjoy the flowers and wildlife but give Crotalus oreganus, or the western rattlesnake, a wide berth.
By Cathy Dausman
Volunteers train to talk around Lamorinda during auxiliary communications exercise
Once upon a Tuesday evening in Lamorinda, 26 volunteer emergency communicators spread out among five locations. Some met where Lafayette's new police station will soon be located; others were off to Moraga Town Hall and Orinda's City Hall. Still others staffed ...By Cathy Dausman
Two-legged and four-legged fun in Lafayette
Two beautiful sunny weekends recently provided the perfect backdrop for both the Earth Day Festival and Dogtown Downtown.
The Earth Day Festival was well attended with approximately ...
Hills come alive at 2017 Concert at the Res
It is almost that time of year again when the sound of music echoes around the beautiful Lafayette Reservoir and residents enjoy a free concert hosted by the Lafayette Rotary.
The ...By Pippa Fisher
Residents petition to save trees in Lafayette
The tree debate in Lafayette is branching ...By Pippa Fisher