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Published on May 27th, 2020
Programs for Kids SUMMER CAMPS & Classes
Adventure Day Camp

Published on May 27th, 2020
THT shares some favorite productions online
Town Hall Theatre continues opening up the ...Submitted by Susan Evans

Published on May 27th, 2020
Some emotional side effects from sheltering in place
By the time you read this, we all will have spent over two months sheltering in place, experiencing many real and potential consequences from this pandemic. It is a time of great worry and upheaval for just about everyone.
By Margie Ryerson, MFT

Published on May 27th, 2020
The Saclan Indians - Lamorinda's first residents
Over 200 years ago, the Saclan Indians thrived within the area now known as Lamorinda. With tribal borders as far north as Highway 24, south to the Alameda County line, east through Burton Valley and west to Canyon, the Saclans belonged to the East Bay Miwok tribes (a ...By Vera Kochan

Published on May 27th, 2020
What will local schools look like when they reopen?
When Acalanes Union High School District Superintendent John Nickerson at the May 6 board meeting presented what the high schools will look like this fall, he did not lay down one, two or even three possibilities; he introduced a continuum of options that the school ...By Sophie Braccini

Published on May 27th, 2020
Lamorinda celebrates its graduates
Acalanes Class of 2020

Published on May 27th, 2020
AUHSD makes graduation happen for seniors
Mindful that high school graduation ceremonies are an important part of student life, the superintendent and principals at the Acalanes Union High School District have been hard at work to make something happen for this year's seniors, caught in the an unexpected ...By Sora O'Doherty

Published on May 27th, 2020
Veterinary visits in the time of COVID-19
In October 2019, I wrote an article for this publication that in hindsight, I should have written for this month: Lamorinda Weekly, https:// www.lamorindaweekly.com/
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By Mona S. Miller, DVM

Published on May 27th, 2020
Crisis brings revival of the homestead
It has become quite a hunting game to find some of the most coveted tomato plants or beneficial herbs at local nurseries. Growing vegetables or raising chickens in Lamorinda has definitely been on the uptick for the past two months, with chicks just as hard to find as ...By Sophie Braccini

Published on May 13th, 2020
The impact of COVID-19 on college admissions
As college counselors, we frequently hear concerns from parents and students. For high school juniors, concerns have revolved around how COVID-19 will impact the college admissions process. Our efforts to address these concerns give us unique insights into what the ...By Elizabeth LaScala, Ph.D.

Published on May 13th, 2020
The International Film Showcase continues online
Each month for nearly 10 years the International Film Showcase has brought to Orinda - and for a time to Moraga - internationally acclaimed movies that predominantly had not been released in the state or even in the country. These Oscar-worthy movies are treats for the ...By Sophie Braccini

Published on May 13th, 2020
Home alone during COVID-19
According to the National Institutes of Health, research has linked social isolation and loneliness to higher risks for a variety of physical and mental conditions: high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity, a weakened immune system, anxiety, depression, cognitive ...By Vera Kochan

Published on May 13th, 2020
Slow reopening of outdoor spaces begins
On a beautiful afternoon during the first week of May, Larry and Betty Sydora and their friend Patrick Lowry took their first swings in weeks at the Moraga Country Club. The happy golfers were part of those tennis players, golfers, skaters, and frisbee throwers who ...By Sophie Braccini

Published on April 29th, 2020
Programs for Kids SUMMER CAMPS & Classes
Learning and fun continue this summer

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