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The next Richmond park set to receive a new restroom is…

The next Richmond park set to get a new restroom: Southside Park. The park at 6th Street and Virginia Avenue is set to receive a...

Betty Reid Soskin event postponed due to laryngitis

National icon and Richmond resident Betty Reid Soskin was set to take part in a Women's History Month conversation tonight at Bridge Storage and...

San Pablo Baseball Association opening day parade set for April 6

If this particularly rainy weather ever lets up this year, there's a chance we'll be able to catch a local youth baseball parade. The San...

James Akinjo named Big East Freshman of the Year

James Akinjo, a Salesian College Prep alum raised in North Richmond and Oakland, has been named the Big East Freshman of the Year after...

Guns, grenade launcher and drugs seized in joint police operation

Two guns, a grenade launcher and a lot of drugs were seized during a joint operation involving Richmond and San Pablo police Wednesday that...

Never too late: 90-year-old man learning to read

The Richmond City Manager's Office recently recognized Winford Boughton's 90th birthday, and shared an inspiring story about the local man. About eight months ago, Boughton...

Contra Costa County DA announces end to untested rape kit backlog

The backlog of untested sexual assault kits in Contra Costa County has ended, District Attorney Diana Becton announced Monday. The Contra Costa County District Attorney’s...

El Sobrante senior health center celebrates remodel

A newly refurbished senior health center in El Sobrante that can serve up to 400 West County seniors celebrated its grand reopening last week. The...

Richmond McDonald’s renovation nearly done

The façade renovation of one of Richmond’s most visible restaurants – yes, the Mcdonald’s at 23rd Street and Macdonald Avenue – is set to...

Pinole principal ‘a learning leader’

By Natalie Walchuk of Go Public Schools West Contra Costa If you ask Principal Dan MacDonald about the secret sauce behind the rising student achievement levels...

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