Saturday, May 30, 2020

Community Views

The Presidential Primary Election is set for March 3, 2020.

Op-Ed: Vote yes on Measure R

This Op-Ed by the Yes on Measure R campaign was signed by Consuelo Lara, West Contra Costa Trustee; Leslie Reckler, President Bayside Council PTA’s; Jose De Leon, Principal Richmond High School; and Demetrio Gonzalez,...
The Presidential Primary Election is set for March 3, 2020.

Op-Ed: Vote no on Measure R

The following is an Op-Ed by Ben Steinberg of the "No on Measure R" campaign. To view an Op-Ed that advocates in favor of Measure R, click here. Also, click the Contra Costa County...

Microsoft to end support for Windows 7 in January 2020

By Jim Hammack Microsoft has announced that they will no longer support Windows 7 starting on January 14, 2020. This means that starting on January 15, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide technical assistance and software...

Mister Phillips: Unwise to terminate WCCUSD superintendent at this time

By Mister Phillips On Monday, I announced that School Board President Tom Panas, CPA, has called a special school board meeting for this Friday at 6 p.m., at an undisclosed location. We now know the...

Phillips: WCCUSD board missing opportunity to address budget shortfall

By Mister Phillips Last night, the school board received a staff presentation titled “Potential Lease, Sale or Exchange of Properties.” The purpose of the presentation was to present options to leverage unused school district property...

WCCUSD Trustee Mister Phillips’ statement on recent shootings

By Mister Phillips On Thursday, my wife Angela called me at my law office and told me to be careful walking home, because there was another shooting in our neighborhood. Two people died this time....
No controversy about this once missing Richmond mural

Grandson says muralist welcomed controversy

Pete Arnautoff had seen some of his grandfather’s famous murals but the one an East Bay museum is hoping to restore he only just learned about recently. Grandson Arnautoff says he grew up surrounded by...
No controversy about this once missing Richmond mural

No controversy about this once missing Richmond mural

While controversy continues about one famous artist’s mural at a San Francisco high school, an East Bay museum is determined to restore another valuable work by the same person. The Richmond Museum of History unearthed...

Nicole Donn: On refinancing your home

By Nicole Donn A very important part of your life which can also be part of your overall financial plan is your housing. One of our most basic needs is shelter and if your shelter...

Gov. Newsom apologized to Native Americans. Will it make a difference?

By Mike Kinney Will it make a difference? On Tuesday, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an executive order apologizing to Native Americans for California’s “historical wrongdoings,” constituting a formal apology for the “historical mistreatment, violence and neglect”...

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CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS today expanded its COVID-19 test sites at CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations, including at the location at 1617 Canyon Drive in Pinole. The self-swab tests...
$12.7M in state grants awarded to enhance two Richmond parks

Pogo Park presents park expansion plan to Richmond City Council

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond City Council received a presentation May 26 from Pogo Park Executive Director Toody Maher about the organization’s plans for using...
Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

A 20-year-old Richmond man drowned in Lake Berryessa Wednesday evening, according to the Napa Valley Register. The body of Christopher Ricardo Terlesky was found shortly...