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Education | Jul 3, 2015

Berkeley Global Campus Seeks Richmond Resident for Community Working Group

The Berkeley Global Campus at Richmond Bay is seeking a housing expert and a local community member to join its …

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Entertainment and Food | Jul 2, 2015

Independence Eve Celebration at Craneway Pavilion to Feature Fireworks and Oakland Symphony Concert

Richmond residents are in for a treat on Friday, July 3, when the Oakland Symphony descends on the Craneway Pavilion …

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Jobs | Jul 2, 2015

Free Job Training Classes for Industrial Careers Begin in July

The Regional Occupational Program (ROP), a free job training program that prepares local residents for careers at industrial facilities including …

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Jobs | Jul 2, 2015

Stride Center Creates Career Opportunities for Local Residents in IT

At a recent mock job interview session at the Chevron Richmond Refinery, a middle-age San Pablo father said he’s been …

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Recent News | Jul 1, 2015

Rift Between Mayor and RPA Grows Following Two City Council Decisions

The increasingly contentious relationship between Mayor Tom Butt and members of the Richmond Progressive Alliance on City Council boiled over …

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Education | Jul 1, 2015

Chevron and the Oakland A’s Team Up to Teach Local Youth Baseball and Science

The home field of the Oakland A’s at the O.co Coliseum became a field of dreams on Tuesday afternoon for …

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Crime | Jul 1, 2015

Explosive Sounds at Night are Likely Illegal Fireworks, Police Say

Local residents have reported to the Richmond Standard about hearing random explosions in Richmond and El Cerrito. “What are those …

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Recent News | Jul 1, 2015

Richmond resident asks neighbors for help finding missing dog

A Richmond resident is seeking help finding her lost dog (pictured above) named Paloma. Patricia Ponce, who lives on Manchester …

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Entertainment and Food | Jun 30, 2015

NBC Bay Area Shines Light on Richmond’s Shoreline

Thanks to NBC Bay Area’s Open Road program and veteran reporter Doug McConnell for this great story about one of Richmond’s …

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Recent News | Jun 30, 2015

Richmond Council Takes Up Budget Proposal at Tuesday Meeting

Richmond City Council is expected to give final approval Tuesday night to a city budget for the next fiscal year …

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Education | Jun 30, 2015

Film Documents Lives of Bay Area Children During World War II

A new film documenting the lives of Bay Area children during World War II will be previewed at the Visitor …

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Education | Jun 29, 2015

West County Students and Teachers Discover Engineering at CSU East Bay Camp

Students and teachers from the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) got a taste of college life during a …

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Health | Jun 29, 2015

Data shows Richmond air quality on par with most Bay Area cities

Air quality in Richmond is comparable to Marin County and most other Bay Area cities, according to an analysis of …

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Recent News | Jun 29, 2015

North Richmond Group Looking for Donations, Volunteers for 4th of July Festivities

Social Progress Inc. and the Greater Richmond Inter-Faith Programs are looking for volunteers to assist in the Fifth Annual Fourth …

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Entertainment and Food | Jun 28, 2015

El Sobrante church to host musical tribute to gospel great Walter Hawkins

Saint James Community Church is set to host a musical tribute to influential Oakland gospel singer and pastor Walker Hawkins. …

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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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USPS

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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Richmond council passes resolution supporting ban on space-based weapons

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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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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Richmond-based public defender reacts to DOJ review on Ferguson police

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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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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La Perla Mexican Delicattessen at Fourth Street and Nevin Avenue in Richmond is set to reopen under new ownership on Tuesday, according to the West County Times.

Entertainment and Food | May 30, 2014

Turns out La Perla Mexican Deli will soon reopen in the same Richmond location

Holy tamale! La Perla Mexican Delicattessen, which closed earlier this month after 64 years serving its local customers, will reopen …

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Chevron Speaks | Nov 19, 2014

Why the election mattered

A statement from Chevron Richmond: For more than 112 years, the Richmond Refinery has been proud to serve as a …

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gentrification

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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