Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour in Contra Costa, Alameda counties highlights California's roots
40 gardens are pesticide-free, water-conserving, provide habitat for wildlife, and contain at least 60 percent native plants
Rossiter, Epstein should be re-electedAs a former school board member in Orinda, I know what qualities to look for in a school board candidate -- a focus on the best education for all students, past experience volunteering in the public schools, and an ability to collaborate well with other board
LAFAYETTEDiablo Symphony season starts Oct. 4The Diablo Symphony Orchestra's 2014-2015 season begins Saturday, Oct, 4 at Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Lafayette.
Calendar, Best of the Lamorinda Sun -- The basics of canning; retired Acalanes teacher talks about the economic big picture
Lamorinda's BestFood/Wine 'All In a Jar - Canning Basics with Penny Porter,' Lafayette Community Garden and Outdoor Learning Center -- 3:30-5 p.m. Sept.
Lamorinda Briefs, Sept. 19 -- Big festivals coming up in Lafayette, Moraga; Orinda to host 10th annual car show
LafayetteLafayette Art and Wine Festival Friday, SaturdayThe annual Lafayette Art & Wine Festival, once again expected to attract 65,000 to 70,000 visitors to sample the city's food, art, wine and entertainment, is set to take place this weekend, Sept.
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Jury is in on indoor-outdoor cat debate
More than 135 readers sent emails on what they thought was best.
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Emma Watson delivers powerful speech on feminism
The 'Harry Potter' actress questions why women's rights has become so polarizing in a United Speech in New York over the weekend.