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Chevron to allow public agency to oversee probe into flaring to ensure transparency

Chevron initiates root cause analysis to determine cause of Richmond Refinery flaring incident

Chevron announced this week it has initiated a root cause analysis to determine what caused the flaring incident at the Richmond Refinery on Dec. 18 that alarmed residents. A team of experts assembled by the...
Environmental group's settlement with air district over Chevron modernization doesn't clear path for construction.

Planning Commission hearing on Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project resumes at 5:30 p.m. tonight

The Planning Commission of the City of Richmond will reconvene its public hearing on the Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project today at 5:30 p.m. The hearing is again being held in the Kennedy High School cafeteria...
Hundreds of people packed the Kennedy High School cafeteria Wednesday night in support of the Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project.

Hundreds attend Planning Commission hearing on Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project

Hundreds of people packed the Kennedy High School cafeteria Wednesday night in support of the Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project, which is facing a crucial vote by the city Planning Commission. While most of the...
Chevron to allow public agency to oversee probe into flaring to ensure transparency

Richmond refinery update: ‘No health impact’ from flaring activity

Updated statement from Chevron Richmond, published 3:50 p.m. Thursday: We understand that the community has questions about the flaring activity which happened last night. We also recognize that the sight of flames coming from the...
Controversial plan to reduce emissions at Bay Area oil refineries set for air district board

Controversial plan to reduce emissions at Bay Area oil refineries set for air district...

A controversial plan to force Bay Area oil refineries to reduce emissions by an unprecedented 20-percent over the next five years is set to be presented Wednesday at the Bay Area Air Quality Management...
About 600 people expected to attend free Getting Ready for College Conference in Richmond Saturday

Last call! Deadline for Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship ends Friday

The deadline for West County high school seniors to apply for the Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship (BHAC) program is this week: all application packets must be received by Friday, Dec. 19. Four scholarships...
Richmond, El Cerrito and Chevron Richmond fire departments announce holiday toy drive

Richmond, El Cerrito and Chevron Richmond fire departments announce holiday toy drive

More than 1,500 families in West County are set to benefit from the growing annual Richmond/El Cerrito Fire and Police Holiday Toy Program. The program started two decades ago when Richmond firefighter Rod Woods parked...
USA Basketball lauds Salesian alum Mariya Moore's no-quit attitude

Kentucky sports columnist excited to see Salesian alum Mariya Moore play

Just graduated Salesian basketball star Mariya Moore received a nice mention last week in the Lexington Herald-Leader of Kentucky. Moore, who is set to start her college career at Louisville this fall, was named by...

Inspiring Kennedy High alum urges students to be pro-active about college

Although Claudia Campos’ parents don’t have college degrees, they drilled the importance of achieving one in her mind. “My parents always said, college is the way, college is the way,” Campos said. “They never gave...

Why the election mattered

A statement from Chevron Richmond: For more than 112 years, the Richmond Refinery has been proud to serve as a vital part of Richmond –creating jobs for residents, supporting small businesses that drive the local...

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After Salute's closure, Thanksgiving charity event headed to GRIP

After Salute’s closure, Thanksgiving charity event headed to GRIP

The closure of Salute e Vita Ristorante in Marina Bay has not stopped charitable restaurateur Menbere Aklilu from wanting to continue her Thanksgiving tradition...

Where to get your turkey on around town

Thanksgiving is a-comin’ and with each passing nanosecond, the anticipation is growing for the great American feast. The Rich Life checked out some options available...
Richmond police investigate hit-and-run at Esmond/24th

Richmond police investigate hit-and-run at Esmond/24th

Richmond police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred Wednesday morning. At 9:11 a.m., officers responded to a roll-over collision at 24th Street and Esmond...