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St. David School’s annual ‘Breakfast with Santa’ on Sunday offers hearty meals for $7

When Santa Claus gets hungry and needs a hearty meal, he heads to Richmond. St. Nick is whipping out his bib for his trip to St. David School on Sunday, when the school hosts its...
Don't miss Richmond Art Center's free Holiday Arts Festival this Saturday

Don’t miss Richmond Art Center’s free Holiday Arts Festival this Saturday

We don't regret painting all malls with a broad brush when we say that the Richmond Art Center will offer a far less stressful holiday shopping experience this Saturday. On Saturday from 11 a.m. to...
Charitable resident aims to feed 200 local families in North Richmond on turkey day

Charitable resident aims to feed 200 local families in North Richmond on turkey day

One local resident's hunger to help others is leading to a large, free Thanksgiving feast on Thursday. At the senior center at 515 Silver Ave. in North Richmond Thursday, the first 200 families who show...
Richmond Main Street Farmers' Market season ends Wednesday

Richmond Main Street Farmers’ Market season ends Wednesday

Richmond residents should be aware that the Richmond Main Street Farmers' Market will end its 2015 season Wednesday. Locals can stop by from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Nevin Plaza (Nevin Ave. and 13th...
Your complete guide to holiday events in Richmond

Your guide to holiday events in Richmond

The Richmond Convention and Visitors Bureau (RCVB) has released an extensive list of special events that will be held in Richmond during the holidays. “Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas and New Years all bring something special and...

Richmond’s Crash turns heads with new album

https://soundcloud.com/crashaob/intro?utm_source=soundcloud&utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=twitter A new album threatens to put this Richmond artist on the radio again. Crash, formerly of the Richmond group A.O.B. (though he claims A.O.B. for life), is getting a lot of attention for his latest,...
BET's hit show 'Being Mary Jane' features track from Richmond artists

BET’s hit show ‘Being Mary Jane’ features track from Richmond artists

The fifth episode in the third season of Being Mary Jane, the successful television drama on BET, features a song by local artists. The song, 2 On To Go Home, is by Hollywood AOB featuring...

San Francisco photographer captures beauty amid struggle in Richmond

A new art exhibit in San Francisco features compelling photography captured in Richmond. Status Update, which is set for an opening reception at 6 p.m. Friday at SOMArts at 934 Brannan St., includes photographs and...
John Gioia encourages community to attend West County events celebrating Veteran's Day

Supervisor Gioia promotes Veteran’s Day events in West County

By Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia, I hope you'll join me in honoring the men and women who have served our country in the military on Veterans Day, November 11. Numerous events are planned,...
Vanessa Silberman set for hourlong acoustic show at Kaleidoscope Coffee

Kaleidoscope Coffee opens in Point Richmond to elated customers

A new artisan coffee, tea and ice cream shop just opened in Point Richmond and is already receiving rave views in the community. "It's excellent; really fantastic!" a couple sipping from their mugs Wednesday said...

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WCCUSD board votes to maintain SRO funding, staff levels

WCCUSD to maintain SRO funding, staffing levels

Proposals to reduce funding levels for school resource officers (SRO) at West Contra Costa Unified schools failed to gain traction at Wednesday's Board of...
Groundbreaking ceremony set for 42-unit North Richmond project

Groundbreaking ceremony set for 42-unit North Richmond development

A groundbreaking ceremony is set for Thursday, May 3 for the Heritage House, a 42-unit multifamily affordable housing development that will be built on...
Free, family-friendly Water Safety Day set for Richmond Swim Center

Free, family-friendly Water Safety Day set for Richmond Swim Center

The community is invited to attend a free Water Safety Day this Sunday, April 29 at the Richmond Swim Center, 4300 Cutting Blvd. From noon...