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Downtown Richmond is about to look more artsy with the start of a mural from local artist Richard Muro Salazar.

Work gets started on large downtown Richmond mural

Richmond residents are going to get used to seeing muralist Richard Muro Salazar at the corner of Macdonald Avenue and Harbour Way. On Monday, the 28-year-old artist started painting a giant mural on the southwest...
23rd Street fight turns fatal

Richmond police blotter: Man who shot at cop busted again

A man on parole for shooting at a Richmond cop several years ago was arrested early Monday following a pursuit in the city during which he allegedly attempted to ram a police car with...
Salesian girls, El Cerrito boys win NCS basketball titles

Salesian, El Cerrito earn spots in CIF Open division

The Salesian girls and El Cerrito boys basketball teams have been selected to play in the Open division of the California Interscholastic Federation state basketball playoffs, which start Friday. Both teams have certainly earned the...
WCCUSD sports schedule for this week

El Cerrito boys, Salesian girls and boys fall in NCS title games

Bishop O’Dowd’s 6-foot-10 forward Ivan Rabb was too much of a tall order for El Cerrito on Saturday, scoring 29 points and causing three Gauchos to foul out in the Dragons’ 89-69 victory in...
The Real Vocal String Quartet will perform at Point Richmond Jazz Friday night.

Fabulous string quartet coming to Point Richmond Jazz

They might be one player short of a basketball team, but members of the Real Vocal String Quartet – who will perform at Point Richmond Jazz Friday night – are all about teamwork. They are...
Chief Magnus: Year-to-date Richmond crime down in nearly all categories

Richmond violent and property crimes continue decline in 2014

Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus had good reason to post "Holy Cow!" on his department's Facebook page on Wednesday. This week, the department's crime analyst reported that both violent crimes and property crimes since Jan....
Richmond blighted properites could get rehabbed through social impact bonds.

New strategy pitched to address Richmond’s blighted properties

A new plan to rehabilitate foreclosed homes that create blight in Richmond neighborhoods is gaining traction. On Tuesday, Richmond resident John Knox, an attorney and son of former state Assemblyman John T. Knox, pitched City...
Sex abuse charges against ex-Richmond middle school teacher tripled

Richmond police arrest elementary school teacher on sexual abuse charges

Richmond police have arrested a local elementary school teacher on charges he sexually abused multiple students last year and are encouraging any other possible victims to come forward. Ronald Guinto, 32, of Vallejo, was arrested...

Point Richmond market will likely sell liquor later

Point Richmond residents are in favor of letting a local market sell alcohol until 10 p.m. - two hours later than it currently can - partly because it's a great store. At Tuesday's Council meeting,...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Watch tonight’s Salesian boys NCS basketball playoff live

The Salesian boys basketball team's North Coast Section Division IV semifinal game tonight against St. Patrick/St. Vincent can apparently be viewed live on YouTube. The game will be played at St. Patrick/St. Vincent in Vallejo...

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Richmond event aims to connect young people to volunteer opportunities

In honor of National Volunteer Week, a Young Adult Leadership Bootcamp will be held in Richmond this Saturday for residents between ages 16-24. The free...
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...
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...