Sunday, July 21, 2019

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Chevron employee’s Knit for GRIP sets donation record

Chevron employee’s Knit for GRIP sets donation record

Longtime Chevron employee Ann Ciurczak is helping to keep dozens of local families warm this holiday season, all because she loves knitting and crocheting. It began about a decade ago, when Ciurczak, who had been...

Responding to the Community

By Carlos Perez The Richmond Refinery works around the clock to produce the transportation fuels that we all use on a daily basis. We always strive to prevent any off-site impact from our operations on...
Chevron E-Bike Challenge empowers students with engineering, life skills

Chevron E-Bike Challenge fostering young engineers

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond High students were so prepared for their bicycle competition afternoon, they barely had to pedal. At the RHS track in late afternoon, students in the Richmond High Engineering Partnership Academy tested...

Meet Danny Barbour, Environmental Field Coordinator and Odor Team Lead

Tell us about your role at Chevron? I am an Environmental Field Coordinator in the Health, Environment and Safety group. My role focusses on the regulatory compliance for air, water and waste. I also lead...
Richmond graduate of The Stride Center gives back

Richmond graduate of The Stride Center gives back

Rudy Campos will never forget the day his printer broke down nearly two decades ago. It was a great moment in his life. At the time, the Richmond resident faced career dejection. After 18 years parking...

Fueling Human Energy – A History of Aviation Innovation

By Karen Forthuber From powering the tractors and other equipment that enable California farmers to feed the hungry, to innovations that enable drivers to get more out of a gallon of gas and keep engines...

Veterans find home at Chevron Richmond Refinery

Jeanne Barker set out to conduct an experiment at the Chevron Richmond Refinery on Wednesday. The Chevron business/systems analyst asked a room filled with Refinery employees to stand up if they were military members. A...
A unique and important Salute to Veterans in Richmond

A unique and important Salute to Veterans in Richmond

Veteran's Day isn't until Sunday, but it was celebrated in a big way yesterday inside the famous former Ford Assembly Plant on Richmond's historic waterfront. The Salute to Veterans event at the Craneway Pavilion, sponsored...

Meet Felicia Phillips, Principal of Kennedy High School

Tell us about your job and your background. I am the principal at Kennedy High School. I actually am a graduate of Kennedy High myself, class of 1984. I had a passion for science, so...

Creating a better future for our kids

By Lily Rahnema I am the new Community Engagement Manager for the Richmond Refinery. I’m excited to work in this vibrant community and get to know the people and organizations who make it special. For the last...

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North Richmond celebrates blues heritage

While the bands brought the blues, the community brought the color. Both served to uplift and celebrate North Richmond's rich musical heritage on Saturday. The...

Native American Walk for Sobriety unites the community

It’s officially called the Indigenous People’s Walk for Sobriety. But the hundreds of walkers who came out Saturday – along with the countless honks...

Amazon delivery van, 71 packages stolen in El Sobrante

Rather than the typical route of swiping packages from porches, these thieves went straight for the Amazon van. A man is in custody and another...