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WCCUSD board replaces Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Last week, the West Contra Costa Unified School District's (WCCUSD) Board of Education voted unanimously in favor of a resolution to replace Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples' Day. Moving forward, the district's administration and schools...
31era Caminata/Carrera 5K de la Armonía de GRIP Fijada para el Sábado 28 de Octubre

31era Caminata/Carrera 5K de la Armonía de GRIP Fijada para el Sábado 28 de...

Uno de los eventos comunitarios más unificadores y con más impacto en Richmond, la Caminata/Carrera 5K de la Armonía de GRIP para acabar con el hambre y la indigencia, regresará por su trigésimo tercer...
Salesian College Preparatory to hold open house Sunday, Oct. 22

Salesian College Preparatory to hold open house Sunday, Oct. 22

Salesian College Preparatory is inviting prospective students and their families onto its campus at 2851 Salesian Ave. in Richmond this Sunday, Oct. 22, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. You'll meet educators, coaches, parents and...
Amazon headquarters proposal includes Richmond sites

Amazon headquarters proposal includes Richmond sites

Will Amazon locate its second headquarters in Richmond? Richmond was one of five Bay Area cities to take part in a joint application to Amazon explaining why locating in the region was optimal for the...

De Anza High Air Force JROTC honored as one of world’s best

The De Anza High Air Force Junior ROTC program is flying high. On Tuesday last week, about 70 cadets in the program were honored for being part of a Distinguished Unit with Merit. The De...
Svendsen's Boat Works to relocate from Alameda to Richmond

Svendsen’s Boat Works to relocate from Alameda to Richmond

Svendsen’s Boat Works is relocating from Alameda to Richmond on Jan 1. Early this year, the company, which has been in Alameda since 1963, was acquired by Bay Maritime, which owns Marine Boatworks of Richmond....
De Anza High debut of Sleepy Hollow set for Friday

De Anza High debut of Sleepy Hollow set for Friday

Timed ahead of Halloween, De Anza High is set to debut the ghostly play, Sleepy Hollow, on Friday. The performance will take place at the De Anza Theater at 5000 Valley View for $5 for...
Richmond church 'adopts' three schools

Richmond church ‘adopts’ three schools

A Richmond church has "adopted" three local public schools in order to interact and "love on" students and staff. This school year, the community outreach team at Praise Fellowship Bible Church at 684 Juliga Woods St....
850 cubic yards of wood playground fiber headed to 19 Richmond parks

19 city parks to get 850 cubic yards of wood playground fiber

In an effort to maintain safety at Richmond playgrounds, city officials are planning to spend nearly $30,000 on 850 cubic yards of blown-in engineered wood playground fiber for 19 parks. The planned expenditure appears on...
31era Caminata/Carrera 5K de la Armonía de GRIP Fijada para el Sábado 28 de Octubre

31st GRIP Harmony Walk/5K run set for Saturday, Oct. 28

One of Richmond's most impactful, unifying community events -- the GRIP Harmony Walk/5K Run to end hunger and homelessness -- is returning for the 31st year on Saturday, Oct. 28. The fun competition, sponsored by...

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Richmond community encouraged to 'fill a bag, feed a family' by Dec. 18

Richmond community encouraged to ‘fill a bag, feed a family’ by Dec. 18

Community members are encouraged to "fill a bag, feed a family" as part of the 2nd Annual Holiday Food Drive benefiting the Iron Triangle-based...
Richmond man shot by BART police recovering

Richmond man shot by BART police recovering

The man who was shot by BART police near Richmond station last week has been identified as 21-year-old Jeremiah Witherspoon, who is recovering from...
Mayor recounts Hotel Mac's role in 'Annual Turkey Shoot'

Mayor recounts Hotel Mac’s role in ‘Annual Turkey Shoot’

Organizers of the Point Richmond Annual Turkey Shoot appear compelled to remind people that "no turkeys are harmed during this event." Recently, Mayor Tom Butt...