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The Greater Richmond Interfaith Program is seeking donations in advance of its 28th Harmony Walk & 5K Race to End Hunger in Richmond set for Oct. 25.

Mark your calendar! 28th Harmony Walk and 5K Race to End Hunger set for...

The Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) is seeking donations in advance of its 28th annual Harmony Walk & 5K Race to End Hunger in Richmond, which is scheduled for Saturday morning, Oct. 25. More than...
Respected Richmond environmental justice advocate ostracized for supporting Chevron Richmond Modernization Project.

Richmond environmental justice advocate ostracized for supporting Chevron Richmond modernization

The leader of a respected Richmond environmental justice organization says he was disinvited from speaking at a local event Saturday by activist groups because he  supported the final version of the Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization...

Chevron Richmond’s $35 million scholarship program for local students touted as huge win for...

Chevron Richmond's pledge to give $35 million over 10 years toward college scholarships for local students - part of a $90 million community benefits package attached to the refinery's planned Modernization Project - was...
Fast-rhyming rapper "Le'Le" has been blowing up recently, not only on stages statewide but also on the set of the Marshawn Lynch film.Leondrea Thomas, otherwise known as fast-rhyming rapper "Le'Le," has been blowing up recently, not only on stages statewide but also on the set of The Marshawn Lynch Story.

After role in Marshawn Lynch film and album project, 15-year-old Le’Le’s star status is...

Leondrea Thomas, otherwise known as fast-rhyming rapper "Le'Le," has been blowing up recently, not only on stages statewide but also on the set of The Marshawn Lynch Story. The multifaceted 15-year-old performer, who split her...
West Contra Costa Healthcare District

Update! Doctors Medical Center halted emergency ambulance traffic Thursday morning

Emergency ambulance traffic to Doctors Medical Center stopped Thursday at 7 a.m., five days earlier than previously announced. The hospital had planned to begin re-routing ambulances to other hospitals on Aug. 12 but decided to...
The Richmond Museum of History is asking longtime local residents to help identify members of the Richmond Fire Department who appeared in a 1975 photo.

Can you help identify these Richmond heroes?

The Richmond Museum of History is asking longtime local residents to help identify members of the Richmond Fire Department who appeared in a 1975 photograph. The photo is part of a temporary exhibit slated to...

Cool jobs alert! Marin Community Foundation looking to fill two positions

The Marin Community Foundation (MCF) is looking to fill two positions on its staff: Director of Evaluation and Learning and Program Associate. The Program Associate, which provides administrative support for two program directors along with...
Richmond's Assemble named on Bay Area's best al fresco restaurants list

Richmond’s Assemble named on Bay Area’s best al fresco restaurants list

Richmond's Assemble was named as one of the Bay Area's best al fresco dining spots by the Bay Area News Group (BANG) Tuesday. Hardly a surprise. Aside from serving amazing dishes, Assemble is located in Richmond's...
Richmond kids learn about passion, hard work and fundamentals from baseball greats.

Richmond kids learn about passion, hard work and fundamentals from baseball greats

While addressing eager Richmond Police Activities League kids before a baseball clinic at Martin Luther King Jr. Park on Tuesday, former Oakland A's player and TV analyst Shooty Babitt pointed out the former major...
Richmond city employee receives Whistleblower Award for exposing assistant city manager

Richmond city employee receives Whistleblower Award for exposing assistant city manager

Staci Plummer, a Richmond city employee, was one of two recipients of the 2015 James Madison Freedom Of Information Whistleblower Award, announced earlier this month by the Northern California Society of Professional Journalists. In 2013, Plummer...

Latest Articles

Local job readiness program ROP graduates another 44 students

Local job readiness program ROP graduates another 44 students

Mike Joyce has come full circle. On Tuesday, a full 40 years after taking part in the very first Richmond Operational Program (ROP) class, Joyce...

Reinventing 23rd Street

June 21, 2018 Reinventing 23rd Street The fight to highlight 23rd Street's hidden gems. By: Mike Aldax and Mike Kinney...
Valley Nails & Spa in El Sobrante set for grand opening

Valley Nails & Spa in El Sobrante set for grand opening

A San Pablo nail salon that opened in May is set to have an official grand opening event on Wednesday, June 27, in partnership...