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Richmond

Blush, una nueva adquisición de moda para Richmond

Puede ser que ella sentirá un poco incómoda, pero Viridiana Rodríguez ha abierto una nueva tienda de moda en la calle 23. Rodríguez, quien graduó de la secundaria de El Cerrito, abrió Blush en 1156...
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RPD, FBI announce joint crackdown on Manor Boyz street gang

"You better start looking over your shoulder." That was the stern warning delivered to local gangs Wednesday by John Bennett, the special agent in charge of the FBI's San Francisco Division, who alongside Richmond police...
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RPD unveils ‘exchange zone’ to curb robberies related to online sales

As we reported last week, the Richmond Police Department has set aside two parking stalls at its headquarters at 1701 Regatta Blvd. to allow for a Community Exchange Zone, where residents can safely conduct...
Smaller Richmond contingent headed to China

Smaller Richmond contingent headed to China

After Richmond Mayor Tom Butt raised concerns on Friday about using tax dollars to fund foreign trips for city staff, the City Council on Tuesday voted to send a smaller contingent to a tourism...
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Point Richmond Music’s next free concert set for Aug. 11

Point Richmond Music (PRM) organizers say the latest in its free summer concert last Friday may have been the best attended for the annual series. If you missed it, don't worry. Three concert dates remain...
Lillie Mae Jones Trail sign to be unveiled on Richmond Greenway Friday

Lillie Mae Jones Trail sign to be unveiled on Richmond Greenway

On Friday, Mayor Tom Butt is scheduled to help officially unveil a sign for the newly-named Lillie Mae Jones Trail on the Richmond Greenway. The unveiling ceremony will take place at 10:30 a.m. at Harbour-8...

‘Water Balloons Not Guns’ event being planned for Keller Beach

During the heat of the summer, community organizers want to encourage local kids to cool off with water balloons instead of guns. On Monday, a 15-year-old boy was arrested in connection with the fatal shooting...
Richmond illegal dumping incident connected to neighborhood property

Pt. Richmond illegal dumping incident connected to neighborhood property

On July 3, a City of Richmond code enforcement officer responded to a call about this giant mess at 315 Western Drive in Point Richmond. The officer interviewed neighbors and learned that work crews helping...
15-year-old arrested in connection with Allie Sweitzer's murder

15-year-old arrested for murder of Allie Sweitzer

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the murder of 20-year-old Allie Sweitzer in Booker T. Anderson Park on May 18, according to the Richmond Police Department. On Monday about 6 p.m., the...
North Richmond Music Fest enlivens Shields-Reid Park

North Richmond Music Fest enlivens Shields-Reid Park

The eighth yearly rendition of the North Richmond Music Fest came to Shields-Reid Park on Saturday, bringing with it pony rides, face painting, tasty BBQ and—of course—plenty of tasty tunes as well. The free July...

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Free eye care clinic to assist homeless at Richmond's Bay Area Rescue Mission

Bay Area Rescue Mission preps for Back-To-School supplies giveaway

Richmond-based Bay Area Rescue Mission (BARM) is encouraging community members to register for its massive annual back-to-school supplies giveaway on Aug. 10. This year, BARM...
Community invited to Chevron Richmond Refinery tour

Community invited to Chevron Richmond Refinery tour

Chevron is inviting local families to tour its Richmond Refinery. A free tour for community members, which includes lunch and refreshments, is set to take...

Richmond mayor witnesses teen mob attacking man near BART station

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt witnessed an attack in the area of Richmond BART station plaza Thursday morning, when about a dozen teenagers were apparently...