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DeSaulnier talks environment at Campolindo Town Hall
It was hot in Moraga on the afternoon of July 2. A grass fire in the open space next to Moraga Road had seriously snarled traffic, but it was not enough to cancel Rep. Mark DeSaulnier's town hall at Campolindo High School - it was merely shifted by one hour, with ...By Sophie Braccini

Grass fire destroys 45 acres in Moraga
A three-alarm fire burned 45 acres of dense vegetation near Campolindo High School on July 2, forcing the temporary evacuation of 20 homes along Buckingham Drive in Moraga. According to Moraga-Orinda Fire District spokesman Dennis Rein, crews from MOFD, the Contra ...By Nick Marnell

Challenging summer commute in Moraga
Going through Moraga this summer has brought ...By Sophie Braccini

Council prepares for legal battle over hillside and ridgeline development
During the June 27 Moraga Town Council ...By Sophie Braccini

Staff and council acknowledge maintenance and asset replacement systemic shortfall
The figures have not changed, but the attitude and framing may have. For years, budget presentations focused on the town's balanced operating budget, minimizing the asset replacement needs. This year, however, Town Manager Cynthia Battenberg opened her presentation by ...By Sophie Braccini

ADA complaints and lawsuits on the rise in Lafayette
Lawsuits against Lafayette businesses for violations of accessibility regulations have increased over the past two years, but there is one relatively simple fix a business can implement in order to decrease the odds of a complaint that could cost thousands of dollars, ...By Nick Marnell

Fourth of July festivities in Moraga and Orinda
Looking for something fun to do on the Fourth of July? You won't have to go far, with many wonderful activities offered in Moraga and Orinda to help you celebrate. Start the day off with a full day of parades, pancakes, fun and games, starting with a fun run/walk at ...

Spirit turned into art: a Moraga artist expresses her creativity
Dina Asna may walk with two crutches and struggle a bit over natural obstacles, but there is nothing weak about the woman. The painter and jewelry maker of Iranian origin was told by her father since she was a girl that nothing was impossible for her, even if she was ...By Sophie Braccini

Supervisor Andersen seeks volunteers for County Advisory Boards
Interested in participating in government? ...

Summer reading project for all ages underway until Aug. 4
From the beginning of June through Aug. 4, ...By Sora O'Doherty

Community kicks off Moraga's Thursday night Summer Concert Series


911 texting now available in Lamorinda
You can now text 911 in case of an emergency ...By Nick Marnell

Moraga pension and legal costs soar, service cuts continue
Unfunded pension liability payments for the ...By Nick Marnell

Planning love fest for coming Canyon Club Brewery
It is no longer a rumor. Canyon Club Brewery is slated to open its doors in Moraga, which some say is the coolest news for the town retail scene since the opening of Town Bakery. The planning commission on June 18 approved unanimously and enthusiastically the project ...By Sophie Braccini

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