Working for an arts-friendly community: Orinda's Susan Garell's gets much done with her 'Idol' hands
Susan Garell's 'Idol' hands have gotten much done
MORAGA -- The Moraga-Orinda Fire District has agreed to mediation in an effort to restart contract negotiations with its firefighters.In a news release late Friday afternoon, Chief Stephen Healy said district officials agreed on Thursday to retain a mediator to assist in talks with the United
'Bridge to Equality' is the theme of the 12th Women's Hall of Fame Awards induction ceremony and dinner on March 20 at the Crowne Plaza Concord, 45 John Glenn Drive. There are seven inductees in this year's class named by the Contra Costa Commission for Women in the categories of Leadership, Community, Health Care, Justice and Arts.
Lamorinda Briefs, March 7 -- Moraga 'Citizen' nominations now open; Saint Mary's to host women's conference; discussion of Lafayette housing plan
LAMORINDAState budget town hall Monday with DeSaulnierA state budget town hall meeting with state Sen. Mark DeSaulnier will be held Monday, March 10, at the Lafayette Community Center.
Letters to the Lamorinda Sun -- Clipper Cards useless in CoCo; theater shooting victim shares at least some blame
Clipper Cards must help area commutersThe Metropolitan Transportation Commission, for years, has completely snubbed the Far East Bay when it comes to Clipper Card service for four bus systems covering 1,000 square miles and servicing an area with a population of over 1 million people.
Lamorinda police reports: Several fireworks reports on Feb. 28 in Lafayette; drug arrest in Moraga with lizard present
LafayetteThe following excerpts are from the Lafayette police log:Sunday, Feb. 23 Disturbance: At 1:08 a.m., a disturbance was reported at Pleasant Hill Road and Olympic Boulevard.
Doug Duran/StaffThey did, they did, they did ...This trio were among those sporting 70s garb as they took part in the "Mamma Mia" singalong held at The Rheem Theatre in Moraga on Feb.
Orinda Adult Basketball League -- For men and women ages 18 and up, every Monday and Thursday night at Wagner Ranch Elementary. Spring league runs through May 15 and summer league runs from June 9-Aug.
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This is one drone delivery service you won't see from Amazon
Australian police on Monday said they had arrested a man after a drone allegedly carrying drugs was seen "hovering in the vicinity of a prison." Full Story
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Johnny Carson made a sex tape
A tape of the “Tonight Show” host having sex with his wife during the 1970s is on the market.