Saturday, February 24, 2018

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Richmond shines in music video featuring Iamsu!, Sage The Gemini, 2 Chainz

The music video that brought famous hip hop artists to Richmond earlier this year premiered on mtvU Friday. The video is for the popular debut track from Richmond rapper and producer IamSu! called “Only That...
Residents can assist on North Richmond revitalization projects by attending Love Your Block meeting

Downtown Richmond park needs spring cleaning

Volunteers are being sought to help beautify a downtown Richmond park that offers a dose of nature to those who live and work in the urban setting. On Saturday April 26, the Richmond Main Street...
Richmond's Solano Playlot to host and egg hunt and spring celebration this Sunday.

Solano Playlot to host 5th egg hunt and spring festival

Don't miss the 5th annual Egg Hunt & Spring Festival on Sunday at the Solano Playlot in Richmond's North & East neighborhood. The event will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the...
Richmond police to hold another DUI checkpoint at Cutting/41st on Friday night

15 firearms swiped as home burglaries rise in Richmond’s northern neighborhoods

Richmond police are concerned about an increase in residential burglaries in the city's northern neighborhoods, particularly since 15 firearms have been stolen from homes since January. Five of the stolen firearms are assault rifles, police...
Richmond police say 30-year-old Melinda Gaffney has turned herself into police. She is the suspect in a fatal shooting of 16-year-old Terrance Forks in Richmond last week.

Update: Richmond police searching for Terrance Forks’ killer

Richmond police are searching for 30-year-old Melinda Gaffney, who is accused of fatally shooting 16-year-old Terrance Forks Tuesday night after an argument near the Crescent Park Apartments complex. A $1 million warrant has been issued...
The owners of Cafe Pascal are set to open a new diner in Richmond's Marina Bay.

New diner soon to open in Richmond’s Marina Bay

A new American diner is scheduled to open in Richmond's Marina Bay in about a month. Marina Bay Grill, which will be located at 2167 Meeker Ave., is a new venture by the family who...
23rd Street fight turns fatal

Forget lying low; stolen car suspects laid on gas

A 21-year-old man who was allegedly performing doughnuts in a stolen vehicle at a Richmond intersection Sunday morning apparently did not realize he was being watched on closed-circuit TV cameras. About 9:25 a.m., police said,...
Richmond's Marina Bay Park doesn't have a permanent bathroom, but that might change.

New bathroom facility at Marina Bay Park closer to a reality

Richmond residents will be relieved to hear this news. Marina Bay Park, one of the city’s busiest parks and home to the Rosie the Riveter National Park, could soon get a new, permanent public bathroom...
The Great Tomato Sale is taking place in East Richmond Heights on Saturday.

Don’t miss The Great Tomato Plant Sale in Richmond Saturday

The Bay Area's worst comedians may flee the region when they learn what's taking place in Richmond on Saturday. The Great Tomato Plant Sale will be held at the AdamsCrest Urban Farm in East Richmond...
West Contra Costa Healthcare District

Ballots for Doctors Medical Center tax measure to mail out this week

Ballots for the May 6 parcel tax measure aimed at keeping Doctors Medical Center and its emergency room from closing are being mailed out this week, according to the West County Times. Measure C would...

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Police chief: ‘Richmond remains a busy place’

On Friday, Feb. 9, Richmond police responded to a domestic violence call and learned an oft-abused woman had, weeks earlier, awakened to her husband...
Contra Costa County Supervisor John Gioia encourages citizens to apply for civil grand jury

County accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service

The Contra Costa County Superior Court is accepting applications for Civil Grand Jury service for the fiscal year 2018-2019. Nineteen members will be selected to...

Unique NIAD fundraiser readies for sixth rendition

By Zach Chouteau One of Richmond’s most vital artistic hubs has unveiled the details for its sixth annual Win Win fundraiser—with the festive function all...