Chamber Choir Wins Gold in Atlanta

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

May 4, 2012

The Chamber Choir recently returned with three awards after competing in the 2012 Heritage Music Festival in Atlanta, Georgia.  This national music festival is an annual event, featuring competitions among the premier student...

Bully Rated PG-13 to Reach Wider Audience

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

May 3, 2012

B'nai B'rith Youth Organization, or BBYO, is one of the world’s leading Jewish youth groups committed to the respect and inclusion of all people, inspiring teens to live productive Jewish lives and to make a positive difference...

Wetterholm’s Principles for Perfect Principal

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

May 2, 2012

With the recent announcement of new principal John Walker, the school eagerly anticipates meeting and learning more about its new leader.  Although I am a graduating senior, I have contemplated the qualities that I hope Mr. Walker...

New Rheem Market Features Local Produce

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

April 27, 2012

Rheem Shopping Center now has its own produce market.  Recently opening its doors as “Moraga Produce,” this new market has filled one of the many empty store fronts in the center.  As part of a local family-owned chain...

Leadership Organizes Tolerance Week

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

March 13, 2012

“Tolerance Week” is being celebrated from March 13-16 as an opportunity for the school community to promote acceptance and support for one another. The goal of this week-long observance is to develop an understanding about...

Youm’s “Best of Show” Headlines Art Awards

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

March 13, 2012

The Orinda Arts Council kicked off its ninth annual Student Visual Arts Competition at the Orinda Library Art Gallery on March 1st, showcasing the 2D and 3D art and photography of high school students living in or attending school...

Tennis Drops Match against Rivals at Logan Tourney

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

March 9, 2012

According to junior Jacob Wilson, the varsity tennis team competed in a hard fought tournament at Union City’s James Logan High School on March 2nd.  “On day one, we beat Foothill and Irvington.  On the second day, we were...

Orinda Show Highlights Area Artists

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

February 26, 2012

The ninth annual Student Visual Arts Competition, sponsored by the Orinda Arts Council, returns March 1st, as student artists from Lamorinda high schools will exhibit their artwork and compete to win awards. Running from March...

Rally Celebrates First Semester Academic, Athletic Success

Steven Wetterholm, Staff Writer

February 10, 2012

Fall sports teams and first semester academic clubs were honored at a February 9th rally. Spirit commissioners Avery and Ethan Stevenson hosted lively jazz band and cheerleader performances to open the celebration. “We have...