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Read our most recent news articles below from The Richmond Standard, your online destination for recent Richmond, CA news.

Suspect in deadly San Pablo crash ID'd; victims described as Napa family

Four killed in collision on I-80 in San Pablo; suspect arrested

Four people were killed in a collision on westbound Interstate Highway 80 in San Pablo on Saturday night, according to the California Highway Patrol. Six more were injured in connection with the crash reported at...
El Sobrante woman's laptop snatched by thieves at Hercules Starbucks

Woman’s laptop snatched by thieves at Hercules Starbucks

An El Sobrante woman's laptop was snatched up by thieves as she was working on it at a Starbucks in Hercules this past Saturday. The incident occurred about 2:50 p.m. at the Starbucks at 3700...

Big-rig crash blocks lanes on I-80 in San Pablo Tuesday

A big-rig traveling westbound on Interstate Highway 80 crashed into two barriers and spilled a relatively small amount of fuel into a nearby storm drain Tuesday afternoon, according to the Bay City News wire service,...
Solo car crash at Pinole gas station causes fiery spectacle

Solo car crash at Pinole gas station causes fiery spectacle

Pinole police posted video and photos of the fiery aftermath of a solo car crash at a gas station on Friday. No one was injured, but one pump and the car were destroyed during the...
County wins grant to provide new car seats to eligible parents, guardians

County wins grant to provide car seats to eligible parents, guardians

Local children from low-income families will be safer thanks to a one-year grant offering free child car seats, according to Contra Costa Health Services (CCHS). On Wednesday, CCHS announced it was awarded a $88,500 Child...
Where to honor veterans in Richmond, San Pablo

Where to honor veterans in Richmond, San Pablo

Local residents have several opportunities this weekend to honor military veterans. Big events will occur at the Craneway Pavilion in Richmond on Friday, Nov. 10 and at San Pablo City Hall on Veteran's Day, which...
El Sobrante anti-hate group to hold event remembering Will Sims

El Sobrante anti-hate group to hold event remembering Will Sims

One year after the high-profile murder of Richmond jazz musician Will Sims at a bar in El Sobrante, a local anti-hate group that formed in the wake of the killing is set to hold...
County offering costumed officiants for Halloween weddings

County offering costumed officiants for Halloween weddings

For love birds who are in the Halloween spirit, Contra Costa County plans to have several costumed characters available to officiate weddings on Tuesday, Oct 31. The Clerk-Recorder Division at 555 Escobar St. in Martinez...
Atlas Liquors clerk shot during robbery

Atlas Liquors clerk shot during robbery

A clerk at Atlas Liquors in El Cerrito was shot during a robbery on Friday night. Two suspects are being sought in the shooting and robbery that occurred about 8:30 p.m. at the store at...
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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Job-ready Richmond

December 13, 2017 Job-ready Richmond Construction Resource Center is preparing the city’s residents for an economic development deluge By: Mike...

Attending the Warriors game on Feb. 22 will benefit local students

Attending a Golden State Warriors home game against the Los Angeles Clippers in February can help fund educational opportunities for West Contra Costa County...
Richmond Promise scholarship applications open

Guns from Richmond buyback event to become art

A unique gun buyback event set for Richmond Civic Center this Sunday, Dec. 17 will benefit the Robby Poblete Foundation, which aims to melt...