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Sheriff's Office 'overwhelmed' by concealed weapon permit applications

Sheriff’s Office ‘overwhelmed’ with carry concealed weapon permit applications

The Contra Costa Sheriff’s Office says it's "overwhelmed" by carry concealed weapon (CCW) permit applications in the wake of a Supreme Court ruling in New York last summer. The Sheriff's Office used to get 20...
Richmond's favorite burger shop hosts Thanksgiving giveaway

Richmond’s favorite burger shop hosts Thanksgiving giveaway

By Mike Kinney Phila Burger Station, which serves up some of East Bay's best burgers, is also a place where local families in need can fetch free turkeys and all the fixings ahead of the...
Richmond Firefighters Local 188, the union representing Richmond firefighters, said a

Person suffers serious injuries in Richmond Parkway crash

A person suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Richmond Parkway early Tuesday that caused one of the vehicles to roll over multiple times and end up down a steep embankment, according to...
Blanket Drive aims to spread warmth for families and pets

Blanket Drive aims to spread warmth for families and pets

  By Kathy Chouteau They say sharing is caring, and the “Spread the Warmth Blanket Drive” is offering a warm way for local residents to show family and pet shelters in Contra Costa County how much...
Mechanics Bank's no fee coin collection expands to Hilltop branch

Richmond Chamber to ring in holiday season with free Mixer

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Chamber of Commerce is readying to ring in the holiday season with the return of its Holiday Mixer at Mechanics Bank Thurs., Dec. 8 from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m....
Bay Area crabbing season delayed to protect humpback whales, sea turtles

Bay Area Dungeness crab fishing season delayed to protect whales

Commercial Dungeness crab fishing season is delayed in California, with too-low crab meat yield prompting restrictions off the coast of Mendocino, Humboldt and Del Norte counties, and a high number of humpback whales prompting...
Rich City Rides to host bridge bike path anniversary party

Rich City Rides to host bridge bike path anniversary party

Rich City Rides is calling out to community members to join them at the Richmond BART plaza Sun., Nov. 20 at 11 a.m. for the “3rd Anniversary of Richmond San Rafael Bridge Trail Ride...
Drag Queen Story Hour at CZI

The Grape Nest wine bar relocating to former Aky’s Cafe spot

The Grape Nest wine bar is in the process of moving from its former location at 229 Tewksbury Ave. to its new spot at 201 Tewksbury Ave., the property formerly occupied by Aky's Cafe. Marlina...
Cal althletes to help distribute holiday dinners at Bay Area Rescue Mission

Cal athletes to help distribute holiday dinners at Bay Area Rescue Mission

Members of the U.C. Berkeley baseball, volleyball, and beach volleyball teams be in Richmond on Tuesday to help distribute holiday dinners to financially distressed families at the Bay Area Rescue Mission (BARM). BARM is hosting...
Phila Burger Station to host Thanksgiving meal giveaway

Phila Burger Station to host Thanksgiving meal giveaway

By Mike Kinney Community groups and volunteers will gather at Phila Burger Station in Richmond for a fourth year in a row this Sunday, Nov. 20 to pass out 200 turkeys with all the fixings to local residents...

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Richmond Firefighters Local 188, the union representing Richmond firefighters, said a

Person suffers serious injuries in Richmond Parkway crash

A person suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Richmond Parkway early Tuesday that caused one of the vehicles to roll over multiple...
Pinole police search for French Bulldog after home invasion robbery

French Bulldog stolen in armed home invasion robbery in Pinole

Three suspects were arrested in connection with an armed home invasion robbery in Pinole last week during which a pet French Bulldog named Chanel...
Richmond Promise celebrates 400 new college-bound scholars

Richmond Promise looking to hire director of development

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Promise, an organization that aims to build a culture of degree and certificate attainment in Richmond, is looking to hire a...