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Recent News | Nov 27, 2015

Authorities investigating Thanksgiving Day homicide in North Richmond

Authorities are seeking two suspects in connection with a homicide in North Richmond Thursday night — the second killing in …

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Recent News | Nov 25, 2015

13-year-old girl shot in Richmond Wednesday

A 13-year-old girl suffered a gunshot wound above her knee in the 2900 block of Pullman Avenue in Richmond Wednesday. …

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Recent News | Nov 25, 2015

Complaints by Marina Bay neighbors prompt permit review for longtime Richmond distributor

Despite efforts to reduce impacts on neighbors, Richmond Wholesale Meats in Marina Bay will undergo a permit review following continued …

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Recent News | Nov 25, 2015

Richmond Steelers sending four teams to nationals of Snoop Youth Football League

Four Richmond Steelers teams are headed to the Snoop Youth Football League national championships in Long Beach next month after …

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Recent News | Nov 25, 2015

Richmond gas station fueling holiday spirit; to offer free meals Thanksgiving Day

A Richmond gas station is getting into the holiday spirit by offering free Thanksgiving Day meals. Traditional turkey dinners will …

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Recent News | Nov 25, 2015

Hilltop Mall opens 9 a.m. Black Friday with arrival of Santa Claus

Hilltop Mall opens at 9 a.m. on Black Friday, and at that time Santa Claus will arrive to greet families …

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Crime | Nov 25, 2015

One killed, two injured in North Richmond shooting Tuesday night

A man was killed and two other people were injured in a drive-by shooting in North Richmond Tuesday night, according …

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Recent News | Nov 24, 2015

Study finds approaches to Bay Bridge among worst in nation for traffic backups

A study released Monday by the American Highway Users Alliance (AHUA) found that both approaches to the Bay Bridge — …

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Recent News | Nov 24, 2015

Bay Area Rescue Mission’s massive pre-Thanksgiving banquet set for Wednesday

Since many homeless shelters and organizations open up their kitchens to hungry families and individuals on Thanksgiving Day, the Richmond-based …

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Recent News | Nov 24, 2015

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt to participate in Paris climate talks

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt is set to fly to Paris on Friday to attend a gathering of leaders from cities …

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Community Views | Nov 24, 2015

Supervisor Gioia: Donations welcome for annual ‘Book and Hoodie’ drive at Verde Elementary

The 2015 Verde Elementary School Book & Hoodie Drive is on, and we still need your help! Thanks to all of the …

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Crime | Nov 24, 2015

Minor traffic violation turns into gun bust on 23rd Street

On Monday, the Richmond Police Department shared images from a gun bust back on Nov. 13 that resulted from a …

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Education | Nov 24, 2015

WCCUSD honored for boosting number of students who take and pass AP coursework

West Contra Costa Unified (WCCUSD) was named to the 6th annual AP District Honor Roll for its efforts to increase …

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Entertainment and Food | Nov 23, 2015

Charitable resident aims to feed 200 local families in North Richmond on turkey day

One local resident’s hunger to help others is leading to a large, free Thanksgiving feast on Thursday. At the senior …

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Education | Nov 23, 2015

Richmond College Prep Schools principal nominated for national LifeChanger award

Allie Welch, resident principal at the top performing Richmond College Prep Schools, has been nominated for the 2015-2016 LifeChanger of …

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The Richmond-based House Rabbit Society is calling for a boycott on shopping at Whole Foods Market Inc. over the decision to sell rabbit meat.

Recent News | Jun 30, 2014

Whole Foods Market responds to complaint about rabbit meat sales

Officials at Whole Foods Market Inc. have responded to a complaint about the sales of rabbit meat at the grocer’s …

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Recent News | Feb 7, 2014

USPS responds to complaints about Richmond sorting facility

Although the US Postal Service says only a small percentage of packages end up lost or delayed at its national …

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Mock 'dirty bomb' drill will bring more than 200 soldiers, airmen, police and fire officials to Richmond

Recent News | Apr 3, 2015

Mock ‘dirty bomb’ drill to bring hundreds of soldiers, airmen, police and fire officials to Richmond

A “dirty bomb” will be located in Richmond on Saturday, April 11, and more than 200 soldiers, airmen, local law …

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RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Recent News | May 20, 2015

Richmond council passes resolution supporting ban on space-based weapons

The Richmond City Council passed a resolution Tuesday supporting a ban on space-based weapons after a lengthy discussion over whether …

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31-year-old Richmond woman sentenced for killing 16-year-old who had fathered her child

Crime | Oct 20, 2015

Richmond woman, 31, sentenced for killing 16-year-old ex-boyfriend

A 31-year-old Richmond woman was sentenced to 21 years in state prison Tuesday for fatally shooting a 16-year-old ex-boyfriend who …

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Chevron will begin accepting applications for Refinery Maintenance Trainees positions at the Richmond Refinery.

Chevron Speaks | May 6, 2014

Chevron Richmond is hiring for Refinery Maintenance Trainees positions

Beginning Friday, Chevron will begin accepting applications for Refinery Maintenance Trainees positions at the Richmond Refinery. We want to make …

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Black Lives Matter image hurts Chief Magnus' job prospects in Tucson

Recent News | Dec 9, 2014

Demonstration in Richmond draws hundreds, remains peaceful

A demonstration over the deaths of men at the hands of police on Tuesday has drawn about 250 people and …

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Recent News | Mar 9, 2015

Gentrification study: Richmond’s black population dropped 35-percent from 2000 to 2013

Richmond’s black population fell from 35,300 in 2000 to 22,800 in 2013, a 35-percent drop that suggests gentrification is occurring, …

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El Cerrito police identify selfie suspect

Crime | Nov 18, 2015

El Cerrito robbery suspect’s selfies end up in victim’s cloud storage

The woman pictured is wanted by police in connection with the violent robbery of an El Cerrito High student on …

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Richmond police outraged by Beckles' Facebook post

Recent News | Aug 26, 2014

Richmond police outraged by Beckles’ Facebook post

A Facebook post by Richmond Vice Major Jovanka Beckles suggesting Richmond’s police defend homophobia and violence against women has outraged …

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