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Coronavirus causes WCCUSD to close all schools for three weeks

WCCUSD shifts football game times, increases security due to violence

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Violence related to football games -- including a shooting that injured three teenagers and one adult near De Anza High Friday night -- has prompted the West Contra Costa Unified School District to start...

Contra Costa Teachers of Year honored at Concord gala

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They didn't win the overall competition, but nevertheless three West County educators were honored among 22 in Contra Costa County honored as Teachers of the Year last week at a gala dinner in Concord. Among...
Richmond Promise deadline extended to Monday, March 16

Richmond’s transformative summer

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Peter Nguyen knew from an early age he was academically gifted. Even so, the first-generation American who grew up in Richmond said college wasn’t a given. “When I was applying to college, my parents didn’t...
De Anza High senior launches toy drive

WCCUSD superintendent aims to address safety at football games

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In his newsletter, Superintendent Matt Duffy addressed the shooting that occurred across the street from De Anza High after Friday night's football game that injured four people, including two students, along with other violent...

Richmond Rotary donates $100 to every Peres Elementary teacher

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By Rafael Lima As part of an annual tradition, members of the Rotary Club of Richmond dropped into Peres Elementary School on Wednesday to present $100 checks to every one of the school's 31 teachers. The...
Prologis seeks input on future of Hilltop Mall property

Shops at Hilltop, West County Reads to host free reading celebration

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West County Reads has partnered with the Shops at Hilltop to hold a free reading event on Saturday, Oct. 5, that will feature book giveaways, story time, spoken word, games, arts & crafts, face-painting...

BARM, Chevron hold annual Back-to-School carnival

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By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s Nevin Park was recently transformed into a lively carnival that drew hundreds of children, parents and other community members to a celebration of learning. The annual Back to School Celebration, hosted by...

Assassin’s Creed creator Ubisoft brings virtual museum to Kennedy High

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Maxime Durant has spent a good part of his career working on the popular Assassin’s Creed series, but he’s not a computer programmer. He’s a historian who was tapped by game maker Ubisoft to...

Local biz donates school supplies to kids in need

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By Rafael Lima A local business is helping to prepare underserved children for the new school year. West County-based Windermere Rowland Realty just donated 20 backpacks and 10 boxes of school supplies to the Boys &...

Guitars Not Guns strikes chord at San Pablo Library

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By Mike Kinney and Mike Aldax Near the end of an eight-week stretch of guitar lessons at San Pablo Library this summer, a group of 25 young students were quizzed on what they learned, and...

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Richmond police conduct high-visibility patrols after fatal shootings

Richmond police conduct high-visibility patrols after fatal shootings

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The Richmond Police Department is conducting high-visibility patrols after three people were killed in two fatal shootings that occurred within hours in the city. Two...
City celebrates expansion of Richmond Moves, low-cost Uber

City celebrates expansion of Richmond Moves, the ‘low-cost Uber’

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By Mike Kinney Richmond city leaders and state policymakers gathered at Civic Center Plaza Tuesday to celebrate the citywide expansion of Richmond Moves, described as...
Two people dead, others injured in shooting in Richmond

Two people killed in Richmond shooting

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Two people died and two others were injured in a shooting in Richmond late Tuesday afternoon, police said. At about 4:15 p.m., Richmond Police Department...