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WCCUSD to host community safety forum via Zoom

WCCUSD to host community safety forum via Zoom

In the wake of safety issues at campuses, the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) will host a community safety forum on Tuesday, April 26, to review the district's safety plan and take...
WCCUSD superintendent ‘Community Meet & Greet’ set for CoBiz

WCCUSD superintendent ‘Community Meet & Greet’ set for CoBiz

By Kathy Chouteau West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) Superintendent Dr. Kenneth Chris Hurst will sit down for a “Community Meet & Greet” Sat., April 23 at Noon at CoBiz Richmond, Inc., 1503 Macdonald...
Oshiana Unique Thompkins Foundation

Foundation celebrates grand opening of youth center in El Sobrante

By Kathy Chouteau The Oshiana Unique Thompkins Foundation (O.U.T Foundation), an organization founded to honor the charitable legacy of a 19-year-old North Richmond woman lost to gun violence in 2019, celebrated the Grand Opening of...
Richmond Public Library hours expand

Richmond Public Library hours expand

Today, the Richmond Public Library expanded hours at the Main Library and at its two branch libraries. The Main Library hours have been expanded from 19.5 hours to 41 hours per week. The expanded schedule...
Hercules High's Sam Umozurike named to 2021 Academic All-America Team

Hercules High’s Sam Umozurike named to Academic All-America Team

Hercules High junior Sam Umozurike is a big contributor both on the football field and within the classroom. That's why Umozurike was among 100 high school football players in California to be named as the...
‘A Day at the Park’ to feature springtime fun, Gospel

Richmond’s ‘ParkRx Day’ just what the doctor ordered

By Kathy Chouteau An upcoming event at Richmond’s Nicholl Park is free to attend and the benefits are immeasurable. As community members reemerge from pandemic hibernation, the City of Richmond is hosting an apropos event:...
Market Square Mall gets 'New Life' with STEM lab for youth

Market Square Mall to get ‘New Life’ with STEM lab for youth

By Mike Kinney A new science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) lab will launch this summer for local youth at Market Square Mall in the Iron Triangle after a growing Richmond nonprofit secured a grant...
Pinole teacher celebrated at 49ers Foundation event

Teacher at Pinole school celebrated at 49ers Foundation event

A teacher at Stewart Elementary in Pinole who earned the honor of 49ers Teacher of the Game last fall was recently celebrated at the 49ers Foundation Golden Gateway Weekend in Monterey, presented by Chevron. Esmeralda...
Mobile Dairy Classroom visits Richmond's Grant Elementary

Mobile Dairy Classroom visits Richmond’s Grant Elementary

Grant Elementary students didn't have to go to the farm to receive an immersive education on food literacy. On Tuesday, the farm came to them. The Mobile Dairy Classroom Assembly by the Dairy Council of...
Youth choir beautifies Richmond with beach cleanup, music & meaningful art

Youth choir beautifies Richmond with beach cleanup, music and art

By Kathy Chouteau Rich City is even more enriched following a visit from the Kairos Youth Choir last weekend. On Sun., March 27, the choir singers—who range in age from 6-14 years old—brought the gift of...

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The Factory Bar unveils colorful mural at 2nd anniversary event

The Factory Bar unveils colorful mural at 2nd anniversary event

By Mike Kinney The Factory Bar at 12517 San Pablo Ave. unveiled its new mural on Sunday, the same day it celebrated its second anniversary...
Richmond police patrol activity report: Aug. 5-7

Richmond police patrol activity report: Aug. 5-7

    The Richmond Police Department regularly releases an overview of recent significant incidents its patrol officers responded to in the city. The segment is an...
East Richmond Heights shines at Saturday Fest

East Richmond Heights shines at Saturday Fest

By Kathy Chouteau The beauty of the East Richmond Heights neighborhood and its people were on full display Saturday when residents and the local Gyuto...