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Keyz 2 The Future to host giveaway of backpacks and school supplies

Keyz 2 The Future to host giveaway of backpacks and school supplies

Keyz 2 The Future will join community partners in hosting a free giveaway of backpacks and school supplies on Sunday, Aug. 6. The "Be Smart" event will also feature food, activities and a jumper from...
FIERCE Advocates, collaborators to host free ‘Back to School Jumpoff’

FIERCE Advocates, collaborators to host free ‘Back to School Jumpoff’

By Kathy Chouteau FIERCE Advocates, formerly known as Building Blocks for Kids (BBK), will help local kids get ready for the upcoming academic year by hosting “Ivan’s 3rd Annual Back to School Jumpoff” on Sat.,...
Olympian stops by Nystrom Elementary to read to students

Olympian stops by Nystrom Elementary to read to students

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...
Hercules High’s Advanced Orchestra selected to play at state festival

Hercules High’s Advanced Orchestra selected to play at state festival

By Kathy Chouteau Hercules High School’s Advanced Orchestra is basking in the glory of great successes in the past year. The group is one of only five high schools statewide chosen to perform for the...
Pinole police increase presence at middle school after rumored threat

WCCUSD to host two job fairs this month

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is hiring for a variety of positions and is hosting two job fairs in the coming weeks, the first at Pinole Middle School on Thursday, July...
Groundwork Richmond graduates first Workforce Cohort

Groundwork Richmond graduates first Workforce Cohort

By Kathy Chouteau Groundwork Richmond celebrated the graduation of its first Workforce Cohort Thurs., June 29 for Richmond young adults aged 18-25 who participated in the Workforce Development program, according to Workforce Development Director Sarah...
Bay Area Discovery Museum

Bay Area Discovery Museum to bring STEAM program to Richmond

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...
Richmond High music director fundraising to send students to summer camp

Richmond High music director fundraising to send students to summer camp

Andrew Wilke, devoted director of the Richmond High School Music Department, has launched a GoFundMe fundraiser aiming to send 10 student musicians to La Honda Music Camp in Hayward, which runs for one week...
Local leaders plan ‘Banned Book Readings’ in Richmond

Oakland Zoomobile stopping by Richmond libraries for summer adventures

By Kathy Chouteau The Oakland Zoomobile is visiting a trio of Richmond library branches with its live animals for reading adventures this summer and the first stop happens TODAY. Today (Tues., June 27) at 2 p.m....
49ers Foundation seeks nominations for 2023 Teachers of the Game

49ers Foundation seeks nominations for 2023 Teachers of the Game

The 49ers Foundation is accepting nominations for the 2023 Teachers of the Game program presented by Chevron. Winning educators receive two tickets and a parking pass to a home game next season, along with on-field...

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Richmond museum unveils restored Arnautoff mural

By Mike Kinney A once long-lost mural was unveiled following its restoration at the Richmond Museum of the Arts and Culture on Saturday. The fully restored...
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts to host Fall Gala

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts to host Fall Gala

By Kathy Chouteau The East Bay Center for the Performing Arts is emerging from a three year pandemic party pause to host its 13th Annual...
Food lines long in Richmond as residents endure rising costs

Food lines long in Richmond as residents endure rising costs

By Mike Kinney Food Bank volunteers greeted long lines of people waiting in their cars and along the sidewalk at Thursday's bi-monthly food distribution event...