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Orinda, California is located in Contra Costa County. Zip codes in Orinda, CA include 94563. The median home price in Orinda is $1,300,000 which is roughly $580/per square foot. More Orinda information.

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Two historic houses, one epic fundraising 'Fandango'

Two beloved Orinda homes listed on the National Register of Historic Places -- the Moraga Adobe and the Frank Lloyd Wright Buehler House, both designed and built by the finest craftsmen of their time -- share a history of vital preservation.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Examiner.com

The 17th Annual California Independent Film Festival -- September 11-14

The 17th Annual California Film Festival will present another year of diverse films from around the world to the San Francisco Bay Area from September 11-14.

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Patch.com

Crash Between Big-Rig, Truck Cleared From Lanes of Hwy 24 in Orinda

A crash between a big-rig and pickup truck briefly blocked lanes of westbound state Highway 24 in Orinda during the morning commute today, according to the California Highway Patrol.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Palo Alto Weekly

Six arrested in fatal Shoreline Ampitheatre shooting

A 38-year-old man died after being shot multiple times Friday night at a Wiz Khalifa show at Shoreline Amphitheatre.

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SFGate

Young Jeezy arrested after shooting at Wiz Khalifa show

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Police log: Lafayette/Orinda/Moraga -- Grand theft at Lafayette's Stanley Intermediate School

He discovered that an iPod was taken from his vehicle. The subject left the area in a small white sedan traveling east on Moraga Way.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Grizzly Peak site of 2 deadly falls in 3 months

A popular lookout along Grizzly Peak Boulevard, owned by UC Berkeley, has been the site of two deadly falls in just three months.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Man falls to his death from popular overlook in Berkeley hills

A 60-year-old Berkeley man fell to his death Sunday night after losing his footing at a popular sightseeing turnout along Grizzly Peak Boulevard, authorities said.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

SFGate

Wanderers Union's walks no ordinary feat: 24 hours on foot

A group embarks from the Orinda BART Station on a "wandering," long walkabouts organized by the Wanderers Union.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Inside Bay Area

East Bay's Park It: Antioch's Black Diamond Mines to close road

Visitors to Black Diamond Mines Regional Preserve in Antioch will find that Somersville Road within the park is closed for resurfacing to all traffic Aug. 25-26.

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Contra Costa Times

Police logs, Lafayette/Moraga/Orinda -- Major residential burglary in Moraga

After the couples left, it was discovered that a silk wall hanging and woven rug were missing from the living room.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Orinda's Severson not running for re-election; in Lafayette, there may be no election

The candidate field for City Council elections in Lamorinda took until Wednesday evening to finalize this year, thanks to Orinda Mayor Sue Severson's decision not to seek re-election.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Curtain Calls by Sally Hogarty: Spoof on Hitchcock thrillers lot of laughs

Disappearing bodies, peeping toms and a very handy handyman make for lots of laughs in Billy Van Zandt and Jane Milmore's "Wrong Window."

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

KTVU Oakland

Injury accident causing backup through Caldecott Tunnel on Hwy 24

One person was hospitalized Monday afternoon after two cars overturned on eastbound state Highway 24 in Orinda and went up onto a center embankment, a California Highway Patrol spokesman said.

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Inside Bay Area

Orinda Mayor Sue Severson will not run for re-election

Mayor Sue Severson will not run for re-election in November, meaning the filing period for Orinda City Council candidates extends to 5 p.m. Wednesday.

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San Jose Mercury News

Two cars overturn on Highway 24 near Orinda; cause delays

The crash caused both cars to overturn at 1:37 p.m. just west of Camino Pablo in Orinda, the CHP said.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

Halfway To Concord

Severson may not seek another Orinda Council term

Severson, who is currently Orinda's mayor, failed, according to well informed sources, to file re-election documents by the deadline of Friday, August 8. The position of mayor rotates among city council members.

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Fri Aug 08, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi Goldberg ignite sparks during 'The View' host auditions

Ladies, can't we all get along? Maybe not, if we're talking about ABC's "The View" as it struggles to find new hosts following the high-profile departures of Barbara Walters, Sherri Sheperd and Jenny McCarthy.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Rosie O'Donnell, Whoopi Goldberg ignite sparks during 'The View' host auditions

Ladies, can't we all get along? Maybe not, if we're talking about ABC's "The View" as it struggles to find new hosts following the high-profile departures of Barbara Walters, Sherri Sheperd and Jenny McCarthy.

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CBS Local

Overnight Closures Planned For Caldecott Tunnel Bore Over Next Two Weekends

Motorists can expect delays during overnight closures of an eastbound bore of the state Highway 24 Caldecott Tunnel from Oakland to Orinda over the next two weekends as crews work on the roadway, according to Caltrans.

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