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Chevron

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...
Richmond mayor faces heat for lobbying for Cuban Five in Washington D.C. rather than Hacienda residents

Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin’s association with Ecuador’s U.S. PR firm raises questions

When Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin visited the jungles of Ecuador on what she described as a fact-finding mission recently, all her travel expenses were paid by the Ecuadorian government through a New York public...
Kamala Harris’ office clarifies letter about EIR for Chevron Richmond refinery modernization.

Kamala Harris’ office clarifies letter about EIR for Chevron Richmond refinery modernization

A spokesperson for Attorney General Kamala Harris released a statement Tuesday afternoon clarifying Harris' position on the environmental review process for the Chevron Richmond refinery modernization project. “Our office met with Chevron and city officials...
Community invited to Richmond fundraiser for Kamala Harris' Senate bid on Dec. 13

AG Kamala Harris submits comments on Draft EIR for Chevron Richmond refinery modernization

Attorney General Kamala Harris says the 1,100--page draft environmental review (DEIR) for the Chevron Richmond refinery modernization project needs to do more to prove that the planned upgrades will make the plant cleaner and...
A Richmond family became the 16th recipient of a home solar system last weekend as part of an ongoing partnership between GRID Alternatives and Chevron.

Richmond home gets free solar system with help from Chevron volunteers, GRID Alternatives

A Richmond family became the 16th recipient of a free home solar system last weekend as part of an ongoing partnership between the nonprofit GRID Alternatives and Chevron Richmond. About a dozen Chevron employee-volunteers worked to...
Community View: Illegal dumping along section of Richmond Greenway 'out of control'

Greg Feere: Chevron Richmond modernization will boost worker safety, protect environment

by Greg Feere, CEO for the Contra Costa Building and Construction Trades Council Contra Costa Building Trades Unions and the Richmond community have a long history of working together to provide local jobs for residents...

Culinary Clash benefit for local nonprofit cooks up impressive dishes

They say if you can't take the heat you should stay out of the kitchen, but the cooks in last week's Culinary Clash benefit in Pinole stayed put when told the secret ingredient would...
This YouTube video shows Oakland A's stud Josh Reddick answering questions from Little League players and coaches in Richmond last month.

Two Oakland A’s stars to visit Richmond for separate events Friday and Saturday

Two star Oakland A's players will pay visits to Richmond to take part in separate events benefiting local kids on Friday and Saturday. Last week, the Richmond Standard reported that a "member" of the baseball...

Councilman Bates: Mayor, RPA pass buck on Richmond’s deficit while doing nothing to solve...

Councilman Nat Bates on Tuesday published a letter from a concerned Richmond citizen decrying a proposal at City Council to increase the sales tax to support street repair. The citizen's letter came on the...
Chevron will begin accepting applications for Refinery Maintenance Trainees positions at the Richmond Refinery.

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 you aware of this information before it is formally advertised. Individuals interested in applying should...

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Toyota partners with Contra Costa College on career training program

Toyota partners with Contra Costa College on career training program

Toyota is installing its national automotive technician training program at Contra Costa College (CCC). Starting in Fall 2020, Contra Costa College​ will offer Toyota's Technician...
Richmond Tire set to give away 350 backpacks, supplies on Sunday

Richmond Tire set to give away 350 backpacks, supplies on Sunday

Richmond Tire of San Pablo is holding a backpack and supplies giveaway event on Sunday. Owners Jeff Rubin, and his son, Kalani, purchased 350 backpacks...
Temple Beth Hillel’s Religious School - Beit Midrash Hillel begins Sunday, August 19, 2018

Temple Beth Hillel’s religious school begins Sunday

Temple Beth Hillel’s Religious School -- Beit Midrash Hillel -- begins this Sunday. Kindergarten through post B’nai Mitzvah Religious School classes offer an exploration into Jewish...