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Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project inspires marriage

Modernized marriage: Chevron refinery upgrade leads to love connection

The ongoing $1 billion modernization project building a newer, safer and cleaner Chevron Richmond Refinery is now being credited for its part in building a love connection. In January of last year, Diana Bautista, a...
Richmond Promise to hold student-led college fair May 4

Richmond Promise to hold student-led college fair May 4

At Lovonya DeJean Middle School on Thursday, May 4, a unique college fair will have 9th graders at Kennedy High presenting their research on over 35 colleges to local middle school students, families and community...
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New Richmond shoreline area ‘rivals Crissy Field’

The Trails for Richmond Action Committee (TRAC) on Wednesday released an 8-photo slide show revealing a stunning new segment of the Bay Trail that winds through the newly restored and dedicated Dotson Family Marsh...

Kennedy High track star accepts scholarship to Jackson State

Asiah Dailey, a track and field star at Kennedy High, has earned a full scholarship to Jackson State University in Mississippi, according to community advocate Rodney Alamo Brown. This should be no surprise. Dailey...
Civic Center Motel undergoes multi-agency inspection

Civic Center Motel undergoes multi-agency inspection

The Civic Center Motel in Richmond was undergoing a multi-agency inspection Tuesday afternoon, according to police, following complaints from local residents about persistent criminal activity in and around the facility. A team of city and...
Richmond to honor local organ/tissue donation heroes tonight

Richmond to honor local organ/tissue donation heroes tonight

In honor of National Donate Life Month (NDLM), local volunteers will be recognized at tonight's Richmond City Council meeting for their contributions toward the life-saving mission of organ and tissue donation. The proclamation ceremony will occur...
Richmond mayor: We must take city back from 'slobs'

Richmond mayor: We must take city back from ‘slobs’

In a post in his e-forum newsletter Tuesday, Richmond Mayor Tom Butt took aim at litterers, illegal dumpers, graffiti artists and others who have contributed to a "Herculean" clean-up job for city workers. By Mayor...
Kidnapping, assault case reportedly about 'perceived debt'

Kidnapping, assault case reportedly about ‘perceived debt’

The motive behind the kidnapping of a 19-year-old man in Hercules who was allegedly taken to Richmond and beaten is believed to be a "perceived debt," authorities said. Charges have been filed against Paul Marquis,...
Richmond Promise to hold student-led college fair May 4

DeJean Middle music director’s inspiring story detailed

Tim Wilson, a teacher and music director at Lovonya DeJean Middle School, is sadly leaving the school at the end of the year due to health reasons, but a recent feature in the San...
Volunteers sought for Shields-Reid beautification event Thursday

Volunteers sought for Shields-Reid beautification event

On Thursday, April 27, community volunteers are encouraged to help enliven Shields-Reid Community Center for local youth by assisting in a clean up at the park, in building planter boxes for a new children’s...

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Takkarist McKinley is talk of NFL Draft after emotional interview

Kennedy High grad Takkarist McKinley was understandably emotional after being selected No. 26 overall by the Atlanta Falcons in the 2017 NFL Draft on...

Spotlight: Community Giving

April 27th, 2017 Spotlight: Community Giving In 2016, Chevron contributed $6.3 million to local education, economy By: Mike Aldax ↓...
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WCCUSD buys 51 HP computers for Kennedy, De Anza tech academies

Wanda Gonzalez (above), a student in Kennedy High School's Information Technology Academy, stunned with her vocals on Thursday -- and there was plenty to...