Moraga's annual pear harvest nets recording-breaking donation to Food Bank
As it turns out, the very wet winter was a boon to Moraga's remaining pear trees and the bumper crop it produced.
This year's pear harvest, held Aug. 3-4, was jointly sponsored by the ...By Vera Kochan
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Chamber of Commerce Executive Director - Moraga's ambassador
Working out of the Chamber of Commerce's tiny office, located in the Rheem Shopping Center, Executive Director Kathe Nelson makes big things happen for Moraga.
Nelson began her chamber ...By Vera Kochan
Town of Moraga receives excellence in financial reporting award
The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada notified Town Manager Cynthia Battenberg that Moraga's Administrative Services Department was once again awarded The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for fiscal ...By Vera Kochan
Campolindo Tech Club receives grant from Kiwanis for new equipment
Many people dream of becoming famous on stage or in front of a camera, but there are those who prefer to remain behind the scenes on the technical side of a production. Such is the case for the Campolindo students enrolled in the Tech Club, an after school volunteer ...By Vera Kochan
Many 2019 town council goals achieved mid-year in Moraga
Moraga is bouncing back this year, shaking ...By Vera Kochan
National Charity League Hosts Annual Tea for Moraga Royale Residents
Songs, treats, and conversation were on the menu at the annual National Charity League tea for the residents of Moraga Royale. Hosted by the Lamorinda chapter's class of 2022, the event featured impressionist art-themed decorations and delicious goodies. The group of ...Submitted by Ava Caballero
Outpouring of support for Moraga CVS accident victim
Inge Olson, a resident of Moraga for 34 years, works two local jobs: she is a classroom aid at Donald Rheem Elementary School, where she is known as Ms. Inge, and at the local CVS. After a van was accidentally driven into the store on July 13, Olson was pinned between ...By Sora O'Doherty
It's official - Canyon Club Brewery is open for business
After numerous delays, mostly due to the Bay Area's long and wet rainy season, Canyon Club Brewery has finally opened its doors signifying that "prohibition ends in Moraga".
The weekend ...By Vera Kochan
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Electric vehicle charging stations coming this year
Moraga's Climate Action Plan involves reducing the town's overall greenhouse gas emissions by 15 percent, below 2005 levels, by the year 2020. The town's step in that direction was to purchase two dual-port electric vehicle charging stations expected to be operational ...By Vera Kochan
Cinema West takes ownership at Rheem Theatre
Members of the Moraga Community Foundation, which was created to support the Rheem Theatre, gathered at the Moraga venue July 30 to hand the keys to David Corkill of Cinema West, the group that recently acquired the theater. Cinema West plans to renovate and reopen the ...By Vera Kochan
Outdoor Supply Hardware to occupy former OSH location
It didn't take long to fill the space vacated by Orchard Supply Hardware in Moraga roughly one year ago. The new occupant, Outdoor Supply Hardware, will offer the same type of products that do-it-yourselfers have come to expect from big-box hardware stores.
By Vera Kochan
Moraga Town Council authorizes purchase of new police vehicle
The Moraga Police Department will soon acquire a new police vehicle that will replace one of its older 2011 models in the fleet. The MPD currently has six active marked patrol cars. It also uses an off-road vehicle for any emergencies that could transpire on any of ...By Vera Kochan