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Richmond Virtual Rec Center helps alleviate shelter-at-home doldrums

McKinley Williams-John Easterling chess tourney set for Jan. 26

The 8th Annual McKinley Williams-John Easterling Community Chess  Tournament is set for Saturday, Jan. 26. The whole community is invited to this free tournament at the Richmond Recreation Complex at 3230 Macdonald Ave. The quad-style tourney...

Mister Phillips opposes WCCUSD Board presidency selection

On Dec. 12, 2018, Tom Panas, member of the West Contra Costa Unified School District Board of Education, was chosen by fellow members as the Board's president for 2019. In the following opinion piece,...
Richmond Promise launches workshops ahead of college financial aid deadlines

Richmond Promise workshops prep for college financial aid deadlines

With deadlines to apply for college financial aid fast-approaching, a Richmond program providing free scholarship money and support has launched an aggressive campaign to ensure every last high school senior from Richmond and North...
Apply now for Chevron’s Dr. William F. King college scholarship

Apply now for Chevron’s Dr. William F. King college scholarship

The application period is now open for the Chevron Richmond Dr. William F. King college scholarship program. Since 2004, the Chevron Richmond Black Employee Network (BEN) has awarded over 40 scholarships to West Contra Costa...
West Contra Costa Education Fair set for Jan. 26

West Contra Costa Education Fair set for Jan. 26

As school application season nears, local families will have a one-stop shop at Richmond Memorial Auditorium to view all of the available possibilities, including West Contra Costa Unified schools, both district and charter, along...
County Library clears outstanding fines for all patrons

County Library clears outstanding fines for all patrons

As promised, the Contra Costa County Library system started off the New Year by clearing outstanding fines on all library accounts. Last month, the Library announced its plan to eliminate fines for overdue books and...

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Social justice leader/author Uma Mishra to speak at Richmond Library

Social justice leader/author Uma Mishra to speak at Richmond Library

Uma Mishra, a Richmond resident, social justice and women's rights leader, speaker, and coauthor of the children's book, Loujain Dreams of Sunflowers, is coming...
Wild photos from accident near Jack in the Box drive thru

No injuries in solo-vehicle accident at Jack in the Box in San Pablo

San Pablo police shared wild photos from an unusual solo-vehicle accident at the drive-thru of a Jack in the Box. Police got a call about...
Fundraiser aims to help Richmond family who ‘lost everything’ in fire

Fundraiser aims to help Richmond family who ‘lost everything’ in fire

By Kathy Chouteau and Mike Kinney A GoFundMe fundraiser has been launched for a Richmond family of six who lost everything in a house fire...