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Why’d You Buy That? An Inside Look at Our Spending Habits

Why’d you buy that? An inside look at spending habits

“It was on sale! I just HAD to buy it!” “You only have one life, just treat yourself.” “This shirt is so cute on me. I’m only spending under $20. Oh wait, $49.00 isn’t that bad...

Hundreds march to protest John Henry High’s possible charter revocation

By Mike Kinney Hundreds of students, staff and families of John Henry High School marched Wednesday evening from Richmond Civic Center to the West Contra Costa Unified school board meeting at DeJean Middle in order...
WCCUSD schools to close Friday due to poor air quality

Richmond school’s charter facing revocation; rally planned

John Henry High School, a public charter school at 1402 Marina Way South in Richmond operated under Amethod Public Schools, is under threat of having its charter revoked following reports that administrators instructed teachers...
Richmond Promise scholarship application now live

Richmond Promise scholarship application now live

Spread this important news! The 2018-19 Richmond Promise Scholarship Application became live today. For more information and to apply, go here. The Richmond Promise Scholarship provides funding of up to $1,500 a year for up...
Pinole Valley High coach named Oakland Raiders' Coach of the Week

Pinole Valley High coach named Oakland Raiders’ Coach of the Week

Last week, former Oakland Raiders running back Charlie Smith stopped by Pinole Valley High -- along with a $1,000 check from the NFL team. That's because Spartans head coach Luke Bodwin earned the Oakland Raiders'...
Richmond Promise creating ‘college success culture’ in city

La Promesa de Richmond crea una “cultura de éxito universitario” en la ciudad

Más de 80 alumnos recién graduados de secundaria de Richmond se sentaron atentos en la Sala Fireside de CCC, al estilo salón de clase, preparándose para estudiar acerca de los incentivos económicos, presupuestos, vida...
Paid tutors sought for program serving local, low-income students

Paid tutors sought for program serving local, low-income students

Community members interested in a job or volunteer opportunity are encouraged to become paid tutors and mentors to local, low-income youth from third through ninth grades. The Multicultural Institute is recruiting for about seven positions...
Salesian invites families to open house Sunday

Salesian receives STEM grant from Toshiba foundation

Salesian College Preparatory has announced the school has received a $5,000 STEM grant from the Toshiba America Foundation (TAF) thanks to the school's science teacher, Dr. Lida Antonian. The grant will fund hands-on learning equipment...

Richmond resident’s estate gifts $835,000 to Contra Costa College Foundation

A recent $835,000 gift from the estate of Geraldine M. Packard will help more students re-enter Contra Costa College for a second chance to successfully complete a degree program. The Contra Costa College Foundation recently...
2019 Richmond Promise Scholarship Launch set for Oct. 1

2019 Richmond Promise Scholarship Launch set for Oct. 1

The Richmond Promise, a program offering scholarships to all college-bound high school seniors from Richmond and North Richmond, is set to launch its 2019 scholarship application process on Oct. 1. That day, students and their...

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East Brother Beer to hold 2nd Annual Summer Classic this Sunday

East Brother Beer set to release Camp Fire relief IPA

As promised, Richmond-based East Brother Beer Co. is set to release the Resilience IPA on Thursday, Dec. 20, and will donate all money from...
Volunteers prep for massive Richmond toy/food drive

Volunteers prep for massive Richmond toy/food drive

It felt like a grand, secret toy store. But in reality, it was only a storage space at a Richmond fire station that was jam-packed...

Donut-spinning driver collides with car containing father and child

A man was injured, but thankfully his 11-year-old daughter wasn't, when a driver doing donuts in his car in Richmond collided into their vehicle...