An open letter to State Sen. Steve Glazer and Assemblymember Rebecca Bauer-Kahan
Dear Sen. Glazer and Assemblymember ...
Lamorinda board elections shatter tradition and protocol
The reorganization of several Lamorinda ...By Nick Marnell
Community shows it cares after burglary at Lafayette business
Having a business next to Johnny's Donuts has its perks. On the Saturday before Christmas, Lafayette Vogue Cleaners and Alterations owner Minoo Montlagh grabbed her reusable coffee cup (since she's environmentally conscience) and headed next door to grab a coffee. ...By Jennifer Wake
Lamorinda homeowners receive break from California Department of Insurance
Residential property owners in ZIP codes ...By Nick Marnell
Lafayette Police Blotter
Lafayette battalion chief charged with grand theft and misappropriation of public funds
The Contra Costa County District Attorney's Office filed criminal charges in December against former fire district Battalion Chief Lou Manzo, who was charged with 12 counts of grand theft and misappropriation of public funds. Manzo had been assigned to Contra Costa ...By Nick Marnell
Anderson spells out 2020 goals for the city
Though recent operational reports show the city of Lafayette in good overall shape, Mayor Mike Anderson pushed the city for more as he presented his major goals for 2020 at a December city council meeting.
By Nick Marnell
Lafayette couple's passion: saving wild animals
Ask Corie Knights about her kids and the Lafayette mom pulls out her phone and proudly shows photos of her two beautiful daughters. She then scrolls through pictures and pulls up another one - only this one is of an elephant. (The screen saver on her phone, "one of my ...By Diane Claytor
Lafayette Police Blotter
Protests in downtown Lafayette
Horns honked in support of demonstrators as commuters and shoppers drove by giant lit balloons of a peach emblazoned with an "IM" as well as a chicken with Donald Trump-like hair the evening of Dec. 17 at Plaza Park in Lafayette.
Lafayette in good financial shape as the city rolls into the next decade
Shortly before Steve Falk departed as ...By Nick Marnell
Former city manager makes a statement at the LLLC
Few artists want to explain the meaning of their work, or what it represents, leaving those answers for the public to determine. On that note, "Red Letter," the exhibit submitted by Steve Falk for display in the permanent collection of the Lafayette Library and ...By Nick Marnell
Breakfast with Santa Benefit for Lafayette Historical Society, Dec. 15
It seems as if Thanksgiving were just yesterday, but since there are only three short weeks between the turkey and the tinsel, it's not too early to say that Santa Claus is coming to town ... and this year, he's staying for breakfast. Back for the second year, the ...By Lauren Herpich
Lamorinda produced wines - a labor of love
With the holidays in full swing, good food and good cheer go hand in hand. When thinking about wine, usually the Napa or Sonoma valleys come to mind, but with a microclimate that is perfect for wine production the Lamorinda area is coming into its own.
By Vera Kochan