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View the latest community-related news in Richmond, CA.

Richmond nonprofit leader honored for helping the homeless

Reverend John M. Anderson, president and CEO of Richmond’s Bay Area Rescue Mission, has been honored with the Russ Reid Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Association of Gospel Rescue Missions at their conference...

Meetings set to discuss potential North Richmond annexation

A series of community meetings have been slated to discuss a study on the potential annexation of currently unincorporated North Richmond to the City of Richmond. Unincorporated North Richmond comprises about 900 acres of property...
Smaller Richmond contingent headed to China

Richmond Civic Center Plaza to hold very first outdoor movie night

The City of Richmond is introducing a new Movies in the Plaza series, where movies will be shown outdoors in Civic Center Plaza. The first one will kick-off on Friday, Aug. 18. Community members are...

YES Nature to Neighborhoods is Hungry for Healthy

By Sandy Karp West County and Richmond residents working on improving their lifestyles or hungry for delicious new recipes are encouraged to join YES Nature to Neighborhoods' (YES) new program “Cooking Matters para Familias.” Starting July...

Rosie the Riveter and Home Front Festival

By Veronica Feyling Make sure to fetch your red polka-dotted bandanna, as another potentially record-breaking gathering of Rosie the Riveter lookalikes in Richmond is fast approaching. At 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 12, women of all ages...
Give pizza a chance! We tried Richmond’s newest pizzeria

Richmond Mayor teams with Your Way Pizza for ‘Time with Tom’

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt has invited residents to partake in a ‘Time with Tom’ event at Your Way Pizza on Thursday, July 27. The function will take place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m....

Richmond receives $1.7 million for park upgrades

The California Department of Housing and Community Development (HCD) has announced that the City of Richmond will receive $1,710,829 for housing-related park improvements. This is the third-largest allocation in the state, with only the City...

Richmond Art Center to host studio glass discussion

The Richmond Art Center (RAC) has announced plans to host a special panel discussion, “Studio Glass: Trends and Influences,” on Sunday, July 16 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at 2540 Barrett Avenue. Held in...
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Soulful Softball Sunday garners TV spotlight

Early last week, local community advocate Rodney Alamo Brown wrote in the Richmond Standard about how the award-winning Soulful Softball Sunday program he founded in Richmond was now working its magic at San Quentin...

Richmond Main Street celebrates 2017 accreditation

The Richmond Main Street Initiative has been designated as an accredited Main Street America program for meeting the demanding performance objectives set by the National Main Street Center. The honor comes in the midst of...

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12-year-old boy shot in North Richmond; suspect in custody

A 12-year-old boy is in stable condition after a shooting in North Richmond on Thursday, and a suspect is in custody, the Contra Costa...
Free eye care clinic to assist homeless at Richmond's Bay Area Rescue Mission

Misión de Rescate de la Área de la Bahía (Bay Area Rescue Mission) prepara...

La Misión de Rescate de la Área de la Bahía (Bay Area Rescue Mission en inglés, o BARM), una organización basado en Richmond, está...

La comunidad está invitada a una visita a la Refinería de Chevron en Richmond

Chevron está invitando a familias locales para una visita de la Refinería en Richmond. La visita gratuita incluye almuerzo y refrescos, y se tomara lugar...