Jenna Chan of Moraga advances to Elks Hoop Shoot National Finals
Jenna Chan of Moraga is one of 72 of the nation's best free throw shooters ages 8 to 13. Jenna's hard work and dedication have taken her from Moraga to the Elks Hoop Shoot National Finals in Chicago. Last fall, Jenna entered in the 2019 Elks National Hoop Shoot ...Submitted by Robert Chan
Moraga art exhibition all about trees
The Moraga Art Gallery's most recent exhibit, "Into The Wood(s)," is a springtime tribute to trees, featuring painter George Ehrenhaft and woodworker Duke Herrero at the Rheem Shopping Center in Moraga through June 1. At first glance, the works of these two very ...By Sophie Braccini
County agency reports challenges faced by Lamorinda municipalities
Lamorinda municipalities provide sufficient ...By Nick Marnell
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Moraga's 2019 Citizen of the Year announced
Described as a person whose name is synonymous with Moraga and community service, Fred Weil has been named the 2019 Moraga Citizen of the Year. Some of Weil's many public service contributions have included serving on the Moraga-Orinda Fire District board, the Moraga ...By Vera Kochan
Campolindo High School's 2018-19 educator of the year selected
Paul Verbanszky, Campolindo's social studies teacher, was selected as the Acalanes Union High School District's Educator of the Year for the Moraga school.
Each year staff members from ...By Vera Kochan
Peace, Love and Pancakes - an event for the whole family
Brett Lorie, the Joaquin Moraga Intermediate School math teacher behind the 10,000 Lunches Program to feed the homeless, has another worthwhile cause on the horizon. The Peace, Love and Pancakes fundraiser, entering its sixth year, benefits MainSpring's The Janada ...By Vera Kochan
Moraga School District looks to fill void on school board
Joe Rosenbaum, former board president of the ...By Vera Kochan
Town of Moraga inspects private culvert and earth movement
Out of an abundance of caution, Moraga ...By Vera Kochan
Moraga mayor declares Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month
At the March 27 town council meeting, Mayor Roger Wykle declared March as Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Month.
Americorps Vista volunteer, Chris Janssen, representing the Contra ...By Vera Kochan
The Moraga Barber Shop, a town institution for over 50 years
The word "barber" comes from the Latin word "barba" which means "beard." According to the National Barber Museum in Winchester, Ohio, "The first barbering services were performed by Egyptians in 500 B.C. with instruments they had made from oyster shells or sharpened ...By Vera Kochan
Saint Mary's College seeks job placement opportunities for its students
It comes as no surprise to anyone living in Lamorinda that there is a prestigious college within our midst. Looking to add another link in the town-gown bridge is Saint Mary's College Graduate School Advisor Brother Glenn Bolton.
By Vera Kochan
Lamorinda officials tear into regional housing proposal
A plan to confront the housing affordability crisis in the Bay Area failed to impress the 15 Lamorinda council members or the public at the March 6 Tri-Cities Council Meeting in Lafayette, with host city lawmakers ripping the plan as noninclusive and off the mark.
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Mayor proclaims March as American Red Cross month
Given the constant rate of global natural disasters, few, if any, have not heard of the American Red Cross and the amazing work it has done to alleviate humankind's misery. During Moraga's March 13 town council meeting, Mayor Roger Wykle proclaimed March as American ...By Vera Kochan