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Mike Aldax

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Richmond advocate honored for long resume of community service

Rodney "Alamo" Brown was honored during a youth conference at De Anza High last weekend for his long resume of community service in Richmond. Brown was...

RPD mourns passing of senior police chaplain George Epps

The Richmond Police Department is mourning the passing of Senior Police Chaplain George Epps, who volunteered his time to comfort grieving families who lost...

College fair at Richmond middle school starts discussion early

How much does it cost, and do you need a 4.0 grade point average to get in? These were key questions posed by 8th grade...

Congressman DeSaulnier calls ‘Trumpcare’ passage ‘shocking, sad’

After the U.S. House of Representatives passed the American Health Care Act (H.R. 1628) by a vote of 217-213 on Thursday -- legislation that...

Top youth dance ensemble headed to East Bay Center for the...

West County residents will often travel to Oakland or San Francisco to see performances by the Shawl-Anderson Youth Ensemble (SAYE), but for one night...

San Pablo street lights study shines line on highest-crime roads

A study analyzing ways to improve lighting on San Pablo's streets has shined a light on which roads harbor the most crime. The city recently...

Richmond mayor: Warehouse rent spike attributed to illegal pot growers

In a post in his e-forum newsletter Wednesday (posted in full below), Richmond Mayor Tom Butt said a sharp spike in rental rates for...

Give pizza a chance! We tried Richmond’s newest pizzeria

By Zach Chouteau Our most recent ‘The Rich Life’ outing involved a taste of one of Richmond’s newest eateries, Pizza Your Way, which debuted on...

Donor drive at 23rd St. Cinco de Mayo festival aims to...

The annual 23rd Street Cinco de Mayo Festival that draws about 100,000 residents and visitors to Richmond for a family-friendly good time may serve...

Tickets available for first annual ‘Taste of Richmond’ at Riggers Loft

Tickets are now available for the first annual "Taste of Richmond" set for Riggers Loft Winery on Saturday, May 20. The event will bring a variety...

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