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Masquers Playhouse aims to reopen for 2017 season

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Entertainment and Food | Sep 25, 2016

Masquers Playhouse aims to reopen for 2017 season

Masquers Playhouse, the historic Point Richmond theater that closed in March following the discovery of major damage to its primary …

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Entertainment and Food | Sep 25, 2016

500 fed at Hilltop Family YMCA’s 60th pancake breakfast

About 500 people were fed at the Hilltop Family YMCA‘s 60th annual pancake breakfast Saturday morning. To honor the 60th …

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Recent News | Sep 24, 2016

Betty Reid Soskin has magical 95th birthday in Washington D.C.

Betty Reid Soskin, a Richmond resident and national icon who is the nation’s oldest full-time National Park Service ranger, did …

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Recent News | Sep 23, 2016

500 Chevron Richmond employees volunteer in community this week

Throughout Richmond this week, you may be seeing a lot of people in Chevron t-shirts picking up litter, constructing playgrounds …

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Recent News | Sep 23, 2016

RPD releases discipline recommendations for 9 cops in exploited teen case

A Richmond Police Department internal investigation into 11 officers connected to the Celeste Guap case has recommended that one officer …

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Education | Sep 23, 2016

Coronado Elementary School’s audio-visual system earns award

When it comes to audio-visual systems, the new Coronado Elementary School campus is award winning. On Sept. 13, Lloyd F. …

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Sports | Sep 23, 2016

Richmond native inducted into SJSU Sports Hall of Fame

A lifelong Richmond resident has been inducted into the San Jose State University Sports Hall of Fame for his contributions …

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Recent News | Sep 22, 2016

Little Caeser’s ‘Love Kitchen’ returning to Richmond

The Little Caeser’s Love Kitchen is returning to Richmond on Oct. 9 to cook up and serve pizzas to needy …

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Crime | Sep 22, 2016

Arrest made in murder of Javonte Prothro

Richmond police arrested a suspect in connection with the fatal shooting of Javonte Prothro. Dawaun Rice, 19, of Richmond (pictured …

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Crime | Sep 22, 2016

Chief Allwyn Brown addresses gun violence trend

Richmond police Chief Allwyn Brown, Community safety is everyone’s duty, not just the responsibility of the police. Richmond gets it. …

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Entertainment and Food | Sep 22, 2016

WWII shipyard re-enactment to be held at Red Oak Victory during Fleet Week

The SS Red Oak Victory is taking the upcoming Fleet Week celebration to a whole new level, with plans to …

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Education | Sep 22, 2016

Richmond council endorses Measure T, a WCCUSD parcel tax renewal

A renewal of a school district parcel tax — Measure T — gained unanimous support from Richmond City Council Tuesday. …

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Education | Sep 21, 2016

Richmond Promise 2017 to launch Oct. 3 with student and family workshop

The application process for the Richmond Promise Scholarship Program — which provides all high school seniors who are Richmond and …

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Recent News | Sep 21, 2016

Traverso’s Red Wing Shoes going strong after nearly 85 years in Richmond

The Traverso family is one of Richmond’s oldest families and the shoe shop they opened back in 1932 continues to …

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Crime | Sep 21, 2016

Richmond attempts to address mental distress amid rising violence

Otilio “Nico” Martinez, 18 (pictured), had graduated from high school in June. The kid whose “smile lit up the world” …

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Recent News | Sep 14, 2016

Councilmember’s blindness mocked in ‘ugly’ display by RPA

Richmond Councilmember Jovanka Beckles “screamed” in the face of blind colleague Vinay Pimple following a vote Tuesday, calling him “disgusting” …

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Crime | Sep 20, 2016

25 arrested at Richmond hotel following SWAT operation Tuesday

A two-month-long investigation into fraudulent activity at a Richmond hotel  — where several units were allegedly being used to carry …

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Richmond council unanimously kills rent control ordinance

Recent News | Sep 12, 2016

Are rent control advocates similar to climate change deniers?

Advocates for rent control — a policy that Richmond voters will decide upon in the November election — are similar …

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Crime | Sep 22, 2016

Arrest made in murder of Javonte Prothro

Richmond police arrested a suspect in connection with the fatal shooting of Javonte Prothro. Dawaun Rice, 19, of Richmond (pictured …

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Recent News | Sep 15, 2016

Proposal to reduce vehicular lanes on Carlson Blvd facing opposition

A project that would reduce the number of vehicle lanes on a nearly 2-mile stretch of Carlson Boulevard in Richmond …

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Recent News | Sep 23, 2016

RPD releases discipline recommendations for 9 cops in exploited teen case

A Richmond Police Department internal investigation into 11 officers connected to the Celeste Guap case has recommended that one officer …

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16-year-old girl fatally shot in Richmond home; 19-year-old suspect in custody

Crime | Sep 19, 2016

Man killed in Richmond shooting Monday

A 29-year-old man was fatally shot in the area of S. 47th Street and Carlson Boulevard on Monday morning, police …

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Crime | Sep 20, 2016

Shooting Monday night marks Richmond’s 21st homicide this year

An 18-year-old man was fatally shot in the Bayview neighborhood of Richmond Monday night, marking the second homicide of the …

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Education | Sep 21, 2016

Richmond Promise 2017 to launch Oct. 3 with student and family workshop

The application process for the Richmond Promise Scholarship Program — which provides all high school seniors who are Richmond and …

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Crime | Sep 17, 2016

Teen fatally shot in Hilltop area

A Richmond teenager was killed in the city’s Hilltop neighborhood Friday night, police said. Police were called about 10:30 p.m. …

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