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Richmond Promise scholarship applications open

Richmond Promise scholarship application process opens

The 2017-18 Richmond Promise Scholarship Program's application process opened on Monday, Oct. 2. The application deadline is March 9, 2018. The Richmond Promise scholarship offers college-going high school seniors from Richmond and North Richmond up...
WCCUSD summer meals program starts June 12

WCCUSD summer meals program starts Monday

The West Contra Costa Unified School District summer meals program begins Monday, June 12 and runs through Friday, Aug. 18, the district announced Thursday. To kick off the WCCUSD Summer Food Service Program, students and...
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Grant Elementary’s spring cleaning thanks to parents, nonprofit

It wasn't just people power. It was parent power. Parents of children from Grant Elementary at 2400 Downer Ave. in Richmond teamed with the nonprofit West County Digs, which supports educational school gardens, to spruce...
Reminder students! Applications for Potential Project grants due by Monday, Jan. 23

Reminder students! Potential Project grant applications due by Jan. 23

Applications for the third annual Potential Project -- which supplies youth teams from West Contra Costa Unified schools with grants of up to $500 to develop creative solutions to improve their education -- ends...

WCCUSD invites community to final LCAP town hall of 2016-17 school year

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is inviting students, families, staff and community members to attend the final LCAP Community Town Hall Meeting for the 2016-17 school year. The meeting will take place...
Teacher recruitment fair set for Feb. 24 in Martinez

Local educators, students and a bus driver honored for dedication to special education

Ten local educators, five students and one bus driver are being honored for the positive impact they've had on the lives on students with special needs in the West Contra Costa Unified School District...
Building & Construction Trades Career Fair geared toward high school students

WCCUSD: Kindergarten enrollment for 2017-2018 school year begins Jan. 9

Kindergarten enrollment in the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) for the 2017-2018 school year begins Monday, Jan. 9. Parents or guardians can register their children at their neighborhood school either in person or...
Richmond Promise program seeks Development & Communications Director

Richmond Promise early application deadline is Friday, Dec. 16

The early-application deadline for students applying for Richmond Promise scholarships is Friday, Dec. 16 -- and those who submit a completed application by that date will be entered to win a $400 Book Scholarship,...

Robot rolls into Richmond classroom for Chevron Fuel Your School event

A robot rolled into the 4th grade classroom at Coronado Elementary on Monday morning to transport educational technology to the students. My, my, how times have changed. The robot's visit was not a regular occurrence --...
Building & Construction Trades Career Fair geared toward high school students

WCCUSD set to hold 11th Annual Parents as Partners conference this Saturday

Parents and community members are encouraged to attend the West Contra Costa Unified School District's 11th Annual Parents as Partners and Leaders Conference on Saturday. The conference, which draws more than 500 parents annually, offers...

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Richmond rising as events hub

Richmond rising as events hub

By Zach Chouteau A look at the recent revamp of the Visit Richmond website reveals a sleekly improved platform with a renewed emphasis on luring...

Chevron Speaks to Don Lorz, Metals Craft Trainer at the Richmond Refinery

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The Curious Taxpayer: Meet County Auditor-Controller Bob Campbell

By Susan Pricco In this installment of The Curious Taxpayer, here's an opportunity to learn more about the many important functions of the Contra Costa...