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Mike Aldax

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San Pablo’s next Dumpster Day is this Saturday

San Pablo’s public works department is hosting a Dumpster Day this Saturday, Aug. 19,  at El Portal School, 2600 Moraga Street. The event will run...

Mayor: 13 applicants to replace Gayle McLaughlin on council

By Mayor Tom Butt Applications to replace Gayle McLaughlin closed today with 13 applicants who will make a pitch at the September 12 City Council...

Cookie Monster, Ernie, Bert and 100-plus books color Sesame Street fair

More than 125 backpacks and 100 books were passed out at the first Sesame Street Literacy Fair at the Monterey Pines Community Room in...

Sneak peek of new San Pablo Library ahead of grand opening

Contra Costa County Library posted a few Facebook photos that provided a sneak peek of the new San Pablo Library ahead of its grand...

Point Richmond Music’s next free summer concert set for Sept. 8

Two summer concert dates remain in the Point Richmond Music's (PRM) free concert series. The video above shows images from the most recent concert on...

Richmond to host first ‘Movies in the Plaza’ event this Friday

Richmond will hold its very first free Movies in the Plaza event this Friday from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Residents are asked to bring...

The Ambitious Mom holds backpack, school supplies giveaway

By Mike Kinney The Ambitious Mom, a new, local volunteer-run organization, held its third event since launching earlier this year by donating dozens of backpacks...

Police investigating two recent homicides in Richmond

Richmond police are searching for suspects in connection with two separate fatal shootings this month. The latest homicide occurred Saturday about 2:30 a.m. in the...

Richmond police Lt. Shawn Pickett retires after 30 years

In a Facebook post over the weekend, the Richmond Police Department bid a heartfelt farewell to Lt. Shawn Pickett, who retired this month after...

No shortage of pride at Saturday’s Rosie Rally

By Zach Chouteau While the attempt at upping Richmond’s own Guinness World Record may have come up empty, there was definitely no shortage of pride,...

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