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Loaded gun, 5-year-old boy found in Richmond man’s vehicle

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30th annual Richmond/El Cerrito Fire & Police Holiday Program needs toys, funds

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Entertainment and Food | Dec 9, 2016

Don’t pass up these three great holiday shopping spots in Richmond

By Zach Chouteau Unless you have the mad skills and rhythm of the legendary little drummer boy, it’s always best …

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Crime | Dec 9, 2016

Loaded gun, 5-year-old boy found in Richmond man’s vehicle

A Richmond man who allegedly sold stolen property to undercover police officers on Thursday had driven to the sale in …

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Recent News | Dec 9, 2016

Chevron employees knit more than 130 items for local families in need

Chevron employees who enjoy knitting or desired to learn the craft have hand-made more than 130 items to donate to …

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Recent News | Dec 8, 2016

30th annual Richmond/El Cerrito Fire & Police Holiday Program needs toys, funds

For the 30th year, the local community has been challenged to come up big for kids in the holiday season …

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Recent News | Dec 8, 2016

Public forum in El Sobrante ‘to fight hate crimes and intimidation’

Local and state officials are holding a public forum in El Sobrante late Saturday morning in response to “the increase …

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Education | Dec 8, 2016

Richmond Promise early application deadline is Friday, Dec. 16

The early-application deadline for students applying for Richmond Promise scholarships is Friday, Dec. 16 — and those who submit a …

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Entertainment and Food | Dec 8, 2016

Richmond business literally finds its wings

In Richmond, some of the hottest food spots can be found in unlikely places. Locals have been lining up inside …

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Recent News | Dec 8, 2016

Richmond wins $434,000 Cal Recycle grant to expand bulky item pickup program, curb illegal dumping

Whenever we report about upcoming Dumpster Days in the city of San Pablo — where residents can toss out furniture …

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Recent News | Dec 7, 2016

How frustrated drivers inspired 2.5 miles of shoreline trails in Richmond

Drivers fed up with congestion inspired the upcoming construction of a third eastbound vehicle lane on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. …

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Recent News | Dec 7, 2016

Nevin Avenue construction from 19th to 27th streets is ’99-percent complete’

The Nevin Avenue Pedestrian & Bicycle Improvement project from 19th to 27th streets is “99-percent complete,” project outreach coordinator Jacqueline …

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Prep News | Dec 7, 2016

City honors Kennedy High varsity football team for historic season

“Out of pain can come glory.” That was Richmond Councilmember Jael Myrick’s apt description of the Kennedy High varsity football …

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Recent News | Dec 6, 2016

Matt Lewis named Richmond Convention & Visitors Bureau executive director

The Richmond Convention & Visitors Bureau has named a new executive director. Matt Lewis, 49, who for the past 11 …

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Entertainment and Food | Dec 6, 2016

East Brother Beer Company set to open tap room Wednesday

Beer lovers in Richmond are hoppin’ for joy right now. At 4 p.m. Wednesday, brand new East Brother Beer Company …

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Education | Dec 6, 2016

‘STEM Games’ coming to Richmond

The Richmond Memorial Auditorium and Convention Center has been billed as an ideal venue for boxing, but early next year …

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Recent News | Dec 6, 2016

Video! French cable network studies Steph Curry effect at Richmond gym

As we reported back in May, a news team from the French cable network Canal+ visited an East Bay Soldiers …

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Community Views | Dec 5, 2016

Richmond mayor says local school employees among Oakland warehouse fire victims

By Richmond Mayor Tom Butt I am saddened to report that victims of the Oakland Warehouse (“Ghost Ship”) fire included …

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Loaded gun, 5-year-old boy found in Richmond burglary suspect's vehicle

Crime | Dec 9, 2016

Loaded gun, 5-year-old boy found in Richmond man’s vehicle

A Richmond man who allegedly sold stolen property to undercover police officers on Thursday had driven to the sale in …

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Crime | Nov 30, 2016

Richmond crime data for 2015

Earlier this week, Richmond Mayor Tom Butt publicly praised news that his city, which in 2009 was ranked the 6th …

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How frustrated drivers created 2.5 miles of shoreline trails in Richmond

Recent News | Dec 7, 2016

How frustrated drivers inspired 2.5 miles of shoreline trails in Richmond

Drivers fed up with congestion inspired the upcoming construction of a third eastbound vehicle lane on the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge. …

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Recent News | Nov 28, 2016

7-Eleven planned for Cutting Boulevard and Harbour Way South

A vacant gas station site at Cutting Boulevard and Harbour Way South is set to reopen and will include a …

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Drivers face charges at two Richmond sites

Recent News | Dec 2, 2016

Drivers face charges at two Richmond sites

The situation is amping up in these Richmond parking lots. The city is set to accept grants to install two …

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East Brother Beer Company to open Richmond tap room Wednesday

Entertainment and Food | Dec 6, 2016

East Brother Beer Company set to open tap room Wednesday

Beer lovers in Richmond are hoppin’ for joy right now. At 4 p.m. Wednesday, brand new East Brother Beer Company …

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Public forum in El Sobrante 'to fight hate crimes and intimidation'

Recent News | Dec 8, 2016

Public forum in El Sobrante ‘to fight hate crimes and intimidation’

Local and state officials are holding a public forum in El Sobrante late Saturday morning in response to “the increase …

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

Crime | Dec 5, 2016

Richmond Office of Neighborhood Safety vehicle struck by gunfire Friday

A Richmond Office of Neighborhood Safety vehicle was hit by at least one bullet when a hail of gunfire erupted …

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Sports | Nov 28, 2016

Three Richmond Steelers teams headed to Snoop Youth Football League state championships

The future of Richmond football looks very bright. The Richmond Steelers, a youth program that fostered many of the players …

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