Principal changes for Moraga
Joaquin Moraga Assistant Principal Brian Sullivan has been hired to replace retiring Elaine Frank as principal of Donald Rheem Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year. The Moraga School Board also hired Stephanie Richards as principal of Los Perales Elementary ...By Sora O'Doherty
New AUHSD schedule hopes to broaden scope of student learning
Students at the Acalanes Union High School District will be greeted by a new bell schedule and a modified block schedule when they return to school on Monday, Aug 21.
The schedule is a ...By John T. Miller
Old yellow house opens to public for fourth Fandango for Moraga Adobe
Supporters of the historic structure, the Joaquin Moraga Adobe in Orinda, will be treated to tours of another historic building, known as the Old Yellow House in Orinda on Moraga Road. The Yellow House will be the site of the fourth annual Fandango at 5 p.m. Saturday, ...By Sora O'Doherty
Hacienda Nights: Food trucks a big success again this year
Most cities that have food truck events sign a contract with a company that organizes it for them, such as Off The Grid or Taste of the World. No such company wanted to take the Moraga risk, however, so the Parks and Recreation staff decided to take it upon themselves ...By Sophie Braccini
License plate readers in sight for Moraga
A generous and anonymous Moraga family is ...By Sophie Braccini
New book offers pictorial journey of Moraga's history
At a recent meeting of the California Conference of Historical Societies, four Moraga residents received awards for their service to the Moraga Historical Society, a local institution that will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year. Among them, genealogist Susan ...By Sophie Braccini
Moraga Police Blotter
Moraga Road fatality underscores the importance of pursuing solutions to Lafayette's traffic woes
With the start of a new school year right around the corner, drivers are urged to pay extra attention when traveling along busy Lafayette streets.
Lafayette City Council Member and ...By Pippa Fisher
Window of opportunity missed for fast permanent restoration
The work for restoring the sinkhole finally started on Rheem Boulevard, with the consequence of closing that arterial until October. Public Works Director Edric Kwan explains that the town had to wait over a year for the Federal Highway Administration - through the ...By Sophie Braccini
An inconvenient liability, presented by Lamorinda public agencies
According to the latest audited financial ...By Nick Marnell
Moraga Mavericks 12U defeat AllStars, win Buckeye Classic
The Moraga Mavericks 12U took home the championship at the fifth annual Buckeye Classic, hosted by Lafayette Little League, defeating the Lafayette AllStars 3-2 in a great battle. The Mavericks next head to San Diego to compete with 200 teams in the Xtreme Diamond ...Submitted by Brent Meyers
Moraga Baseball Association are 2017 Pinto Champions
Moraga Baseball Association Astros coached by Chad Hamilton, Brian Sullivan and Brian Shaffer are 2017 Pinto Champions.
Submitted by Michael Baldelli
Keith Katzman is new president of the energenic Moraga Movers
Keith Katzman has been installed as the new president of Moraga Movers, the area's popular organization for adults 55 and above. Katzman's term will extend from June 2017-June 2018.
Submitted by Janet Peischel
Moraga's one-man band
"I've loved music my whole life," DJ Ryan O says.
While the "O" stands for Oettinger (his last name) it could also stand for out and about, as the 40-something Moraga resident connects ...By Cathy Dausman