Friday, January 24, 2020

Richmond

So much happening at St. David School free Fall Festival Saturday: DJ, laser tag,...

The free annual St. David Fall Festival has pretty much everything for everyone looking to have a blast on Saturday, from a parade to live performances, laser tag, an adult beverage garden and true...
NIAD Art Center to host live music Saturday afternoons during the fall

‘Master list maker’ among artists featured at NIAD Art Center starting July 11

Artist Sara Malpass is a master list maker. For nearly a half-decade, Malpass has been going to Richmond's NIAD Art Center at 551 23rd St. in order to make lists. Sometimes she makes lists on texts...
Bearcats capture 2014 City of Richmond 12U Flag Football championship

Bearcats, Cougars pull off wins in City of Richmond’s Flag Football League

The City of Richmond's Flag Football league on Oct. 8 featured an anticipated matchup between the undefeated Richmond All-Stars and the 1-1 EM Downer Bearcats. The game was close throughout, with the Bearcats escaping with...
Richmond targeting unsightly businesses on 23rd, Macdonald and San Pablo

Richmond targeting unsightly businesses on 23rd, Macdonald and San Pablo

Businesses along 23rd Street, Macdonald Avenue and San Pablo Avenue with rampant code and zoning violations are being targeted by the city as part of an effort to improve and beautify the busy thoroughfares,...
The Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center (REC), the Bay Area nonprofit that offers guidance to small business owners, has announced its summer course list.

Sign up! Locals offered free or low-cost summer courses on starting and growing a...

The Renaissance Entrepreneurship Center (REC), the Bay Area nonprofit that offers guidance to small business owners, has announced a long list of summer classes for Richmond residents. The nonprofit provides both free and low-cost courses...
Epic Point Richmond picnic Saturday to raise funds for local school, nonprofits.

Epic Point Richmond picnic Saturday to raise funds for local school, nonprofits

This isn't just the coolest picnic ever, it's a fundraiser for Point Richmond's Washington Elementary School and local nonprofits. The fifth annual "Picnic in the Point -- Fall Fest" is set to take place from...
Come walk the Iron Triangle's Yellow Brick Road, a unique project to tranform Iron Triangle's streets.

Come walk the Yellow Brick Road, a unique project to transform Iron Triangle’s streets

Richmond residents are invited Friday and Saturday to travel down the Yellow Brick Road, a unique exercise in urban planning that promises to show the Iron Triangle in an entirely new light. As part of a project to redesign...
Funding approved for De Anza High School JROTC program.

Funding approved for De Anza High School JROTC program

De Anza High School is getting a Junior ROTC program this fall despite opposition from anti-military activists, the West County Times reported. Trustees for the West Contra Costa Unified School District voted 4-1 in favor...
66,399 East Bay students benefit from Chevron’s 2014 Fuel Your School program

Peres Elementary classroom gets education boost from Chevron’s Fuel Your School program

Peres Elementary School in Richmond serves a low-income community, but you would not get that impression after visiting Kelly Fimbres' second-grade classroom, which is incrementally becoming state of the art thanks to an online...
Suspects in brutal beating of elderly couple in El Cerrito home arrested in Oakland.

Suspects in brutal beating and robbery of elderly couple in El Cerrito home arrested...

Two suspects are in custody in connection with a heartless robbery in El Cerrito last month during which a couple in their 90s were beaten and tied-up in their home. John Lee, 30, and Donna...

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San Pablo chooses city’s slogan for 2020

The San Pablo City Council held no debate before voting on the city's slogan for 2020. And perhaps that's fitting, as the slogan the...
Chevron Black History Awareness scholarship application period extended

Deadline extended for Chevron’s black history awareness scholarship

The deadline to apply for the Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship program has been extended to Jan. 31. High school seniors in the West...