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New principal at Orinda Intermediate School
The OUSD board of trustees approved Stacy Wayne as the next principal of Orinda Intermediate School, effective immediately. Wayne, who has been the OIS associate principal since 2011, earned a bachelor's degree in international relations from UC Santa Cruz and a ...Submitted by Carolyn Seaton

One way or the other, Rheem easement will reopen
Orinda City Manager Steve Salomon asked the city council on Oct. 2 to once again continue action on accepting the easement at 53 Rheem Blvd. and promised that on Oct. 16 he would either return to them with an agreement with the property owner, or he would then advise ...By Sora O'Doherty

Visiting Czech student preparing for Orinda Czech celebration
Marie Ruzickov  is enjoying her time at Miramonte High School as a visiting student from Orinda sister city Tabor, even though she is homesick. Actually, Ruzickov  isn't exactly from Tabor, but a really small village about 20 kilometers from Tabor, where she goes to ...By Sora O'Doherty

Discover & Go offers free BART rides to select venues through year's end
The Contra Costa County Library is once ...By Sora O'Doherty

Many speakers but not much controversy as Orinda adopts safe gun storage ordinance
A new law making it an infraction to fail to keep guns safely stored was unanimously adopted by the Orinda City Council Oct. 2 and will be finalized Oct. 16. Members of the public had asked the city to adopt two ordinances: the safe gun storage ordinance, and another ...By Sora O'Doherty

State Assembly candidates Baker and Bauer-Kahan woo Lamorinda voters
Incumbent Catharine Baker, R-Dublin, and challenger Rebecca Bauer-Kahan, D-Orinda, are running for State Assembly in the 16th District, and the candidates discussed what they plan to do in Sacramento for the Lamorinda area.
By Nick Marnell

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Friends of Joaquin Moraga Adobe delivers second deposit to J&J
The Friends of the Joaquin Moraga Adobe moved one step closer to ownership of the oldest surviving building in Contra Costa County when FJMA President Kent Long handed over a check for $25,000 to Matt Branagh of J&J Ranch Partners LLC on Sept. 24. The FJMA paid the ...By Sora O'Doherty

ConnectOrinda launch continues downtown development effort
The ConnectOrinda launch party - intended to ...By Sora O'Doherty

City Council pauses to consider action on trail easement and closure
It was a packed house at the Sept. 17 Orinda ...By Sora O'Doherty

Upcoming EFO fundraising Read-A-Thon
Celebrate literacy with Orinda's first-ever ...By Sora O'Doherty

Owner hopes for quick sale of Orinda eyesore
Following a rather long and difficult path, the property at 6 Linda Vista in Orinda may soon be sold as a teardown. Built in 1939, the small two-story cottage occupied a wooded, nonconforming lot in the Orinda hills, on a little over a quarter of an acre. The home ...By Sora O'Doherty

An asset for 40 years at Wagner Ranch Nature Area
Sometimes in the midst of life, we need to say to someone, "Wow. You are doing a fantastic job!" Not when they leave or retire, but right in the middle of their career. Thus, Toris Jaeger was honored at a dinner on Sept. 29 in the Orinda Community Center celebrating ...By Sora O'Doherty

Candidates for Orinda City Council comment on current issues
The Lamorinda Weekly posed questions about issues that are likely to come before the Orinda City Council during its upcoming term to the five candidates running to fill the three positions that are on the ballot in November: Amy Worth, Eve Phillips, Nick Kosla, ...By Sora O'Doherty

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