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Registration for Spring classes at Contra Costa College underway

Registration for Spring classes at Contra Costa College underway

Registration for Spring classes at Contra Costa College began Monday, with classes starting Jan. 12, according to the school. Enroll online here.
Richmond student has nearly perfect grades while living in computer-less house with 16 others

Richmond High student has nearly perfect grades while living in computer-less house with 16...

Don't miss KPIX 5's amazing story about Richmond High student Antonio Gonzales, who despite living in a home with 16 other people, including children, still manages to achieve near-perfect grades. Gonzales is keeping true to...
About 600 people expected to attend free Getting Ready for College Conference in Richmond Saturday

Deadline approaching for Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship applications

The deadline for West Contra Costa Unified School District high school seniors to apply for the Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship (BHAC) program is fast approaching – all application packets must be received by...
Richmond teacher spends up to $100,000 on music equipment for students.

Richmond teacher spends tens of thousands on music equipment for students

A Richmond teacher estimates he has spent between $50,000 and $100,000 on music equipment for his students, according to an inspiring story reported by NBC Bay Area. Marin County resident Tim Wilson, who teaches music...
West Contra Costa Healthcare District

Proposal to redirect Chevron funds to DMC could cost 400 full college scholarships

A proposal to use $15 million of the $90 million community benefits package tied to the Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project to keep Doctors Medical Center open as a full-service hospital would come at...

So much happening at St. David School free Fall Festival Saturday: DJ, laser tag,...

The free annual St. David Fall Festival has pretty much everything for everyone looking to have a blast on Saturday, from a parade to live performances, laser tag, an adult beverage garden and true...
66,399 East Bay students benefit from Chevron’s 2014 Fuel Your School program

Peres Elementary classroom gets education boost from Chevron’s Fuel Your School program

Peres Elementary School in Richmond serves a low-income community, but you would not get that impression after visiting Kelly Fimbres' second-grade classroom, which is incrementally becoming state of the art thanks to an online...

Richmond parents urged to attend Ed Fair

In just 20 minutes, your child's future could change in a very positive way. That's the message from organizers of the Education Fair for West Contra Costa County Families, a three-hour afternoon event on Feb....
Building & Construction Trades Career Fair geared toward high school students

Classes to resume at Richmond schools

Richmond students are returning to school Monday following the winter break. Classes are scheduled to resume at Richmond High School, Kennedy High School and Dejean Middle School, who all fall under the West Contra Costa...

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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...
Craneway Pavilion event to offer ideal venue to honor veterans

Craneway Pavilion event to offer ideal venue to honor veterans

On Friday, Nov. 10, the Craneway Pavilion will be an all-encompassing site where Richmond area residents will have an opportunity to honor those who...
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...