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WCCUSD board votes to add 7th and 8th grades to 3 schools

WCCUSD board votes to add 7th and 8th grades to 3 schools

Three West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) elementary schools -- Montalvin, Peres and Verde -- are expanding to include 7th and 8th grades. The WCCUSD Board of Education voted to add the two grades...
Accomplished Richmond police dog Ronin retires

Accomplished Richmond police dog Ronin retires

In just seven years with the Richmond Police Department, he was responsible for apprehending 33 suspects and finding 50 firearms and 100 pounds of narcotics. On Wednesday, RPD announced the retirement of beloved and accomplished...
Happy Lot Farm & Garden invites community to 5th birthday party

Happy Lot Farm & Garden invites community to 5th birthday party

Happy Lot Farm & Garden is inviting the community to help out with gardening and neighborhood clean-up activities prior to the garden's 5-year-old birthday party on Monday, Jan. 15. The party, which runs from 10...
Holiday tree recycling instructions in Richmond, San Pablo

Tree recycling instructions in West County

Residents of Richmond and surrounding West County communities: here's how to recycle your Christmas trees. We contacted Republic Services, which provided us with two helpful flyers with information on Christmas Tree disposal. The company says...
Middle school girls explore STEM at CCC conference

Middle school girls explore STEM at CCC conference

At Contra Costa College last month, local middle-school girls played the part of crime scene forensics analysts, closely examining samples of lipstick taken from the scene of a mock crime. Meanwhile, girls nearby combusted...
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WriterCoach Connection orientation set for Richmond on Jan. 16

Here is a New Year's resolution that will have a broad and lasting impact -- and it requires an investment of just two hours per week of your time. The WriterCoach Connection, a 17-year-old, Oakland-based...

Richmond Listo Para Trabajar

December 29, 2017 Richmond Listo Para Trabajar El Construction Resource Center está preparando a los residentes, compañías de construcción y contratistas de la ciudad para un incremento en el desarrollo económico. By: Mike Aldax ↓ El Construction...
Registration for kindergarten, TK begins Monday, Jan. 8

Registration for kindergarten, TK begins Monday, Jan. 8

Registration for enrollment in kindergarten and transitional kindergarten in the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) for the 2018-2019 school year begins on Monday, Jan. 8, the district has announced. Parents or guardians can...
Charter school's opening prompts traffic safety proposal

Charter school’s opening prompts traffic safety proposal

The opening this year of a charter school on Marina Way South in Richmond has prompted the city to call for traffic safety measures at a nearby intersection. Amethod Public Schools operates both Richmond Charter...
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Gov. Jerry Brown visits El Sobrante Sikh temple

by Mike Kinney California Gov. Jerry Brown stopped by the Gurdwara Sahib temple at 3550 Hillcrest Road in El Sobrante on Sunday in order to pay his respects to a recently deceased Sikh elder....

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Police chief: ‘Richmond remains a busy place’

On Friday, Feb. 9, Richmond police responded to a domestic violence call and learned an oft-abused woman had, weeks earlier, awakened to her husband...
Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia encourages citizens to apply for civil grand jury

County accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service

The Contra Costa County Superior Court is accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service for the fiscal year 2018-2019. Nineteen members will be selected to...

Unique NIAD fundraiser readies for sixth rendition

By Zach Chouteau One of Richmond’s most vital artistic hubs has unveiled the details for its sixth annual Win Win fundraiser—with the festive function all...