Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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Richmond chess tourney a spring classic

By TC Ball Spring showers didn't dampen the enthusiasm of chess players at the 7th Annual Spring Classic Community Chess Tournament held on Saturday May 18, at the Richmond Recreation Complex.  The tournament was supported by the...
Coalition to rail against BNSF plan for Miller/Knox park Tuesday

Coalition set to rail against BNSF plan for Miller/Knox park

On Tuesday, both the Richmond City Council and Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors will weigh in on the dispute over the future of a long-dormant BNSF rail line in Point Richmond's Miller/Knox Regional...
Verde Elementary invites community to unveiling of art projects

Verde Elementary invites community to unveiling of art projects

Students at Verde Elementary in North Richmond are inviting the community to the unveiling this Saturday of two new completed art projects on the campus, and also to the Verde Family Fair. The event starts...

Kennedy High special ed students finish another beautification phase

Kennedy High special education students have completed their second phase of a project beautifying the campus entrance. We have told you in the past about all the work special education teacher Sal Morabito's students have...

Workshop set to expose hackers, scammers

Do you know who has your information? Stop identity theft in its tracks and prevent your information from being hacked. Register for a workshop this Monday, 20, from 5:30-7 p.m. at the San Pablo Library,...
Volunteers sought to help revitalize, beautify GRIP

Volunteers sought to help revitalize, beautify GRIP

Community members are encouraged to join an annual effort to revitalize and beautify the Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) headquarters. The Project Hope event is set to take place this Saturday, May 18, from 10...
San Pablo eyes grant funds to improve El Portal Soccer Fields

San Pablo eyes grant funds to improve El Portal Soccer Fields

The City of San Pablo is encouraging residents to participated in a park renovation project for the park at 2600 Moraga Road, also known as the El Portal Soccer Fields. The city is pursuing grant...

Richmond ‘Kids Night Out’ to serve up free fun and more

By Kathy Chouteau Fancy a “Kids Night Out?” Yep, that’s right—this night out is all about the kiddos, designed to maximize the fun during an evening play sesh with their peers in Richmond. Set for Sat.,...
CrossFit Cypher invites community to free workout

CrossFit Cypher invites community to free workout

CrossFit Cypher in Richmond is holding another Community Day this Saturday, May 18. The fitness center moved into a new, spacious location at 1401 Marina Way S. early this year. A free, beginner-friendly workout...
Big Lots moving to San Pablo Towne Center; grand opening set

Big Lots moving to San Pablo Towne Center

The community is invited to the grand opening of Big Lots in the former Lucky’s space inside San Pablo Towne Center on Friday, June 21 at 8:30 a.m. at 2415 San Pablo Dam Road...

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Free 10-hour OSHA training offered in San Pablo

The San Pablo Economic Development Corporation and the Northern California Teamsters Apprentice Training are hosting three two-day trainings for OSHA 10-Hour and Disaster Site...
7 Richmond mail carriers surpass a million accident-free miles

7 Richmond mail carriers surpass a million accident-free miles

Seven mail carriers operating out of the Richmond McVitte Station achieved the lofty safety goal of driving a million accident-free miles within the city...

‘Taste of Richmond’ packs Riggers Loft

By Kathy Chouteau The third annual "Taste of Richmond" event brought 750 ticket holders to Riggers Loft on Saturday. Hosted by the City of Richmond’s Economic...