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San Pablo launches ‘Scholarship Pilot Program’ for city youth

San Pablo launches scholarship pilot program for city youth

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By Kathy Chouteau San Pablo youth just got a leg up on their post-high school educational and career endeavors, courtesy of the San Pablo Scholarship Pilot Program. Approved by San Pablo City Council, the new three-year...
Olympian stops by Nystrom Elementary to read to students

Olympian stops by Nystrom Elementary to read to students

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By Kathy Chouteau A Team USA Olympian was in the house Mon., July 17 at Nystrom Elementary School in Richmond, when three-time Track and Field Gold Medalist, Tianna Madison Bartoletta, stopped by to read to...
Fundraiser at Rigger's Loft to support Contra Costa College students

Fundraiser at Rigger’s Loft to support Contra Costa College students

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By Kathy Chouteau Support local students while enjoying an evening on the bay at Contra Costa College Foundation’s fundraiser Wed., May 24 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Rigger’s Loft in Richmond. During the special fundraising affair, visitors...
Dr. Kimberly Rogers takes helm as Contra Costa College president

Dr. Kimberly Rogers takes helm as Contra Costa College president

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By Kathy Chouteau Dr. Kimberly Rogers has been selected as the 15th president of Contra Costa College (CCC) by the Contra Costa Community College District (4CD). A vote to ratify her contact will occur at...
Bay Area Discovery Museum

Bay Area Discovery Museum to bring STEAM program to Richmond

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The Bay Area Discovery Museum is bringing its STEAM program to the Richmond Public Library on Friday, July 7, and Friday, July 21. The hands-on, multi-sensory STEAM program for children preschool through grade 3 encourages...
WCCUSD to host community safety forum via Zoom

WCCUSD teacher vacancies draw concern

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The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) started the new school year with 80 teacher vacancies, “which may lead to shuffling teachers during the first few weeks of school,” according to a new...
GoFundMe aims to support RHS marching band's trip to Disneyland

GoFundMe aims to support RHS marching band’s trip to Disneyland

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Richmond High School Music Department Director Andrew Wilke recently launched a GoFundMe with the aim of raising funds to send his young musicians to Disneyland to march and perform. The RHS students marched at the...
College for free? Richmond Promise and WGU partner to make it possible

College for free? Richmond Promise and WGU partner to make it possible

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By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Promise scholars can receive degrees from Western Governors University (WGU) at little to no cost thanks to a partnership between the local organization and the online university.  As part of a new...
Ground broken on Lake Elementary School replacement project

Lake Elementary School replacement project underway

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The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) recently broke ground on a two-phase campus replacement project at Lake Elementary School that is expected to be complete in summer 2025.  The new campus at 2700...
Richmond residents encouraged to participate in revamp of high school campuses

Two-story classroom buildings planned for high school campuses

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Richmond City Manager Sasha Curl encourages community members to participate in the ongoing effort to redesign the Kennedy High School and Richmond High School campuses. The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is hosting...

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Richmond makes progress on one of its largest community murals

Richmond makes progress on one of its largest community murals

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By Kathy Chouteau Progress is being made to one of the largest community murals in Richmond history, but a little more help is needed from...
Man attacks, chases employee at Pinole police building

Man attacks, chases employee in Pinole police building

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An employee at the Pinole Public Safety Building suffered minor injuries when she was attacked and chased by a man at the front counter...
Richmond Promise launches fund to sustain and grow support for students

Richmond Promise launches fund to sustain and grow support for students

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Richmond Promise, which provides college scholarships and guidance to hundreds of high school graduates from Richmond and North Richmond every year, recently announced the...