eD LAMORINDA WEEKLY | free local newspaper for Lafayette, Moraga and Orinda California

Custom Search
CivicLifeSportsSchoolsBusinessFoodOur HomesLetters/OpinionsCalendar
read online: Civic: Moraga Civic and Moraga related storiesnext page...

Lamorinda municipalities meet jointly on traffic, development
The annual joint meeting of the councils of ...By Sora O'Doherty

Skeletal remains found on Moraga hillside
Moraga and Lafayette police recovered ...By Cathy Dausman

Merchants near Rheem sinkhole 'celebrate' first anniversary
It was with irony that merchants at the Rheem Valley Shopping Center gathered on March 13 to "celebrate" the first anniversary of Moraga's infamous sinkhole. In fact, the event was even featured on NPR on March 18.
By Sophie Braccini

A leading local philanthropist is chosen as Moraga's Citizen of the Year
The choice of Barbara (Bobbie) Preston as Moraga's Citizen of the Year is that of a woman who simply says yes to every opportunity she sees of making the life better for others.
Preston ...
By Sophie Braccini

Volunteers take on the restoration of Mulholland Ridge
For several years now former Moraga Mayor and Town Council member Lynda Deschambault has taken on the cleanup of the Mulholland Ridge open space area from invasive plants with groups of volunteers.
By Sophie Braccini

Moraga Police Blotter

Brazilian beach volleyball comes to Moraga Commons
A large dose of Rio de Janeiro arrived in the Lamorinda area recently when Fabio Ribeiro moved here to establish a Brazilian beach volleyball club. The club is called Carioca, which literally translates to "born in Rio."
By John T. Miller

EBMUD Celebrates Carr Ranch watershed acquisition
With a backdrop of rolling green hills, local dignitaries, EBMUD officials and representatives of the John Muir Land Trust officially celebrated the preservation of Carr Ranch, the large expanse of land just beyond Rancho Laguna Park.
By Peggy Spear

Moraga to study gun violence prevention
In the words of Moraga Mayor Teresa Onoda, ...By Sophie Braccini

Moraga Country Club faces unusual public turmoil
Three seats are up for renewal on the Moraga Country Club's board of directors, a matter that is usually not heard of outside of the club. But recent turmoil has created a climate of unrest for some homeowners and recreation members alike and the confusion has ...By Sophie Braccini

Budget, road maintenance lead town goals for 2017
It took surprisingly little time for the ...By Sophie Braccini

Moraga Police Blotter

Fighting for Lamorinda sanctuary status
Three young Lamorinda residents and their friends have decided to take on a highly visible political campaign: get the three communities to declare sanctuary city status.
Sanctuary ...
By Sophie Braccini

Shared words of wisdom: How to be an effective city council member
Lafayette City Manager Steve Falk organized an orientation in January for the new council members of each Lamorinda municipality, with the new city leaders hearing from many of the public agencies they will work closely with. But the highlight of the four-hour event ...By Nick Marnell

next page...
Quick Links for LamorindaWeekly.com
send artwork to:
Classified ads
Lamorinda Service Directory
About us and How to Contact us
Letter to the Editor
Send stories or ideas to:
Send sports stories and photos to:
Subscribe to receive a delivered or mailed copy
Subscribe to receive storylinks by email
Our Homes

Copyright Lamorinda Weekly, Moraga CA