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LPS-Richmond students to sign letters of intent to play college soccer

For the first time in school history, two student-athletes from Leadership Public Schools in Richmond are set to sign National Letters of Intent to...

Caliber Schools to hold ‘Children’s March’ at Richmond campus Friday

Inspired by the massive Women's Marches last weekend, students at an elementary school in Richmond are set to participate in a Children's March on...

Richmond-born food truck biz gives back to community after Super Bowl...

That's My Dog, a popular Richmond-born food truck business, has won its bid to serve NFL owners and friends at a tailgate party at...

Alleged dumper in Richmond claimed to be picking up trash at...

Richmond police had a hard time believing an alleged illegal dumper who claimed to be picking up trash -- rather than dumping it --...

Opinion: Data-driven solutions needed to close WCCUSD student achievement gaps

By Natalie Walchuk Every young person is a unique combination of talents, skills, and needs. As a mother of three, I am constantly awed by...

Republic Services ordered to cease accepting compost materials at Parr Blvd....

Republic Services has been ordered to cease accepting compost materials at its facility at 1 Parr Blvd. in Richmond, following the discovery of violations...

Buddhist group SGI-USA plans to open center in Richmond

A large, national Buddhist organization is planning to open a new center in Richmond. Soka Gakkai International-USA (SGI-USA), which has about 100 Buddhist centers in...

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt: Trump presidency recalls ‘Dark Ages’

by Mayor Tom Butt I think the following press release for  the League of California Cities pretty well echoes my position on Trump’s attack on...

Hilltop resident with illegal marijuana grow shot during home invasion

A Hilltop resident was injured in a shooting early Wednesday after confronting an intruder who had disassembled one of his home's security cameras, police...

Richmond High food fight involving 350 to 400 students prompts police...

A food fight involving 350 to 400 students at Richmond High -- which started in the cafeteria and then spilled into the hallways and...

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An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

An explosive July 4 in Contra Costa County

By Mike Kinney Data isn't required to convince Richmond residents that illegal fireworks use ran rampant on July 4. They lit up the night sky...
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One DUI arrest after nearly 800 cars screened at Richmond checkpoint

Of the nearly 800 vehicles screened during a sobriety checkpoint on Hillltop Drive on July 3, one arrest was made for driving while under...
Over a dozen fires across Contra Costa on July 3, at least three due to fireworks

Over a dozen fires in Contra Costa on July 3, at least 3 from...

A vegetation fire Friday in a vacant lot near Market Avenue and Harold Street in North Richmond grew "to the size of a house,"...