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
Cost of temporary Canyon bridge: $2.6 million and possibly many months
The town of Moraga is moving toward the ...By Sophie Braccini
Moraga Community Foundation to pay for License Plate Recognition cameras for town entrances
Lafayette has them, Orinda has them, and soon Moraga will too: License Plate Recognition cameras.
These cameras that read cars' license plates when vehicles enter or exit town will be ...By Sophie Braccini
Town-Gown relationship at an all-time high
Saint Mary's College has scored big with the ...By Sophie Braccini
Moraga Police Blotter
April 25 to May 2
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
All-Access Playground is a sure thing
There are very few playgrounds in the Bay Area that offers kids, regardless of their abilities, the opportunity to play side by side. As a Lamorinda parent of a disabled child puts it, some of the hardest realities when raising a disabled child are the isolation ...By Sophie Braccini
A new look for the 11th annual Moraga Community Faire
For 10 years now Ellen Beans had been the Moraga Chamber of Commerce's Community Faire leader. Now, the former Citizen of the Year decided that a decade was enough and passed the baton. It took two co-chairs to fill her shoes: Ashley Louisiana and Ian Cook represent ...By Sophie Braccini
Menge honored as Employee of the Month in Moraga
Virginia Menge, a popular barista at Starbucks Coffee, has been named the Moraga Employee of the Month for March.
Menge has served Moraga customers for the past 11 years and has been ...Submitted by Kevin Reneau
Moraga pioneers Leisure Sport Triathlon
Triathlons have grown in popularity and are attracting the most fit, as exemplified by the very successful triathlon in Moraga in April.
But now the city is trying something new. The ...By Sophie Braccini
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
Moraga-Orinda Fire District board: architect responsible for Station 43 cost overruns
The Moraga-Orinda Fire District board ...By Nick Marnell
Moraga Town Council votes to join MCE
In 2018 all of Moraga residents can choose to get up to 100 percent of their electricity from renewable sources.
The town council decided on April 26 to pursue an application to join ...By Sophie Braccini
Fore Our Schools celebrates 10th anniversary
It has been 10 years since Patrick Artiaga, together with a group of other Moraga dads, created "Fore Our Schools," a father-driven golf tournament that would benefit the Moraga school district. The event was an immediate success and has grown over the years, for the ...By Sophie Braccini