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St. David School holding annual silent auction Saturday, March 11

St. David School school holding its annual Silent Auction this Saturday, March 11.  The event, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the school located at 871 Sonoma St., offers free admission and includes appetizers...

Police partner with youth at 5th annual foster care conference

Youth in foster care were provided invaluable community resources at the 5th Annual Foster Care Youth Conference at DeJean Middle School in Richmond on Saturday. The event featured workshops and panels on education, employment, relationships,...

Wendell Park renovation begins with prep day Wednesday

Volunteers and workers with the city of Richmond spent a good part of Wednesday cutting wood and digging up dirt in preparation for the single-day rebuild of Wendell Park North & East neighborhood this...

Richmond Firefighter of the Year reaches new heights

A Richmond fire inspector has been honored as Firefighter of the Year, partly for his instrumental role in developing so-called "aerial view plans" of city buildings -- such as the one pictured below --...
Two days left to apply for Chevron Somos Network college scholarships

Application deadline approaching for Chevron Somos Network college scholarship

Local high school seniors are encouraged to apply for $1,000 college scholarships from the Chevron Richmond Somos Diversity Network. Eligible high school seniors can apply HERE for the Somos Scholarship. The application deadline is Friday,...

Richmond Art in Windows opening reception set for Thursday

The 7th Annual Art In Windows exhibition is set to have an opening reception Thursday, March 16, in the ground-floor level of the BART parking garage in Richmond, 1600 Macdonald Ave. The event is called...
U.S. Postal Service announces closure of 1025 Nevin Ave. branch; opposition launches

DeSaulnier wants fair warning in event of post office closure

An announcement by the U.S. Post Office earlier this year that it intends to close the 1025 Nevin Ave. branch and sell the property has prompted action by Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11). DeSaulnier is demanding...
Jadah moving up in music scene, but still reppin' Richmond

Jadah moving up in music scene, but still reppin’ Richmond

Jada Holmes has been representing Richmond for far longer than the music video -- "Reppin' Richmond" -- published on YouTube six months ago and swiftly amassed more than 12,000 views. The artist known by her...

Photos! Richmond Sea Scouts have successful open house

More than 30 youth participated in the Richmond Sea Scouts open house last weekend, a daylong event packed with activities at the Port of Richmond. The event, which started at the 102-foot SSS Northland, a...

RPD: 2nd suspect arrested in murder of 15-year-old Malik Barnes

Richmond police detectives have arrested a second suspect in connection with the March 10, 2016 murder of 15-year-old Malik Barnes. Parrish Renee Rauls, 21, of Richmond (pictured) had been on the run for a year, but ...

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