Friday, August 23, 2019

Richmond

WCCUSD athletics schedule for this week

Richmond falls to Hercules in TCAL title bout

The second seeded teams beat the top-seeded teams in the championship game Saturday of the Tri County Athletic League soccer tournament. The Richmond Oilers were upset by Hercules 1-0 in the boys varsity championship. The Oilers...
Less trash talk: Richmond residents and businesses can now recycle these items

Increase in garbage collection rate proposed

Garbage rates might soon increase in Richmond by 1.56-percent. The proposed increase for the pickup of solid waste is scheduled to be introduced at Tuesday's City Council meeting. The rate hike would "reflect the change in...
Stockton, rather than Richmond, ends up with scrapped Google barge project

Why not dock in Richmond, Google barge?

Richmond officials might send a letter to Google inviting the company to dock its famous barge in the Port of Richmond. The five-story barge, currently idled at Treasure Island, gained fame last year after it...

Who knew? Commercial algae workshop in Richmond

A workshop that reportedly brings together the best minds in the commercial algae production industry is set to take place in Richmond on Feb. 28. The Commercial Algae Cultivation, Harvesting, Extraction Technologies and Networking Workshop...
Kirk Cameron bringing marriage tour back to Hilltop Community Church

Kirk Cameron sends video message to Richmond

In a new YouTube video, Kirk Cameron sounds excited to "finally" bring his Love Worth Fighting tour to the West Coast on Thursday. The actor best known for playing Mike Seaver in the 1980s sitcom...

Series of Craigslist.com robberies in Richmond

Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus has warned residents about a series of robberies involving Craigslist.com transactions. "The typical scenario: a victim is invited to exchange goods for cash at a location, and then the victim...

Richmond soccer headed to TCAL title game

Sometimes winning can be just as painful as losing. Despite defeating Pinole Valley 3-1 on Wednesday to reach the Tri County Athletic League tournament championship game, the Richmond boys varsity soccer team has become plagued...
RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Richmond’s mayor will run for city council

The West Count Times has some big scoops about the upcoming elections, including that termed out Mayor Gayle McLaughlin will run for a City Council seat in November and that a Richmond Progressive Alliance...

Richmond police hunting for shooting suspect

Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 20-year-old man wanted in connection with a shooting and robbery in Richmond on Feb. 6. A felony warrant has been issued for the arrest of Kelvin...
Coroner's Jury finds Martinez Jail inmate died of natural causes

Richmond jail cell flooded after attempted suicide

Extensive damage was sustained to a Richmond jail cell Wednesday afternoon after a female inmate who tried to hang herself damaged the sprinkler heads and flooded the cell, police said. The unidentified woman, who had...

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St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

St. David School has Pre-K openings, tours offered

St. David School in Richmond is welcoming applicants for openings in its Pre-K program, ages 3-5. The Pre-K, located at 5613 Garvin Ave., around the...