Sunday, April 5, 2020

Education

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New mom empowerment group to hold first event at Nevin Park

Back to School event at Nevin Center Park Tuesday offering free dinner, school supplies...

Bay Area Rescue Mission, the Richmond-based nonprofit providing food, shelter, and assistance toward self-sufficiency for the Bay Area’s homeless, is set to host a Back to School celebration for local K-12 students on Tuesday. The...
About 600 people expected to attend free Getting Ready for College Conference in Richmond Saturday

About 600 people expected at Getting Ready for College Conference in Richmond Saturday

The Getting Ready for College Conference, which is free and open to all 10th, 11th and 12th graders and their parents in the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD), will be held Saturday...

Salesian raising funds for Middletown High

Salesian College Preparatory has launched a fundraising effort for its "longtime friends and sports rivals" at Middletown High School, who have been heavily impacted by the massive Valley Fire. Salesian posted a notice on Facebook...

Recent Kennedy High grad using successful business to help build gardens at the school

A 22-year-old Richmond man who runs a successful and growing tree services company credits some of his teachers at Kennedy High for helping to plant seeds that would help inspire his business. And now, four...
Four WCCUSD football teams qualify for NCS playoffs

Police to increase presence at Kennedy High football game

The Richmond Police Department will increase its presence at tonight's football game at Kennedy High after an off-campus shooting two weeks ago forced an early end to the team's season opener. Two patrol officers and...
Check out this week’s WCCUSD sports schedule

WCCUSD releases this week’s athletics schedule

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly sports schedule: (Click to enlarge schedule).
Sandy Hook Promise program coming to Contra Costa County schools

WCCUSD holding ‘Back to School Night’ events for parents starting Thursday

The West Contra Costa Unified School District is inviting parents and guardians to attend Back to School Night events at their children's schools as a way to meet teachers and learn classroom expectations and...
“Chevron supports STEM at every stage—from early education through employment," said Dale Walsh, president of Chevron Americas Products.

Sixth-straight Chevron Fuel Your School program set for October

Throughout the month of October, drivers who fuel up at local Chevron and Texaco gas stations can help equip classrooms in Contra Costa and Alameda counties with direly needed supplies and materials. On Tuesday, Chevron...
Aspires Public Schools holds first day of classes at state-of-the-art campus on Hilltop Mall Road

Aspire Public Schools holds first day of classes at state-of-the-art campus on Hilltop Mall...

Nearly 400 local students who used to travel to Oakland or Berkeley to attend Aspire Public Schools enjoyed their first day of class Monday at a new state-of-the-art campus in Richmond. The campus at 3040...

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By Kathy Chouteau Bridge Commissary Kitchen at Bridge Storage and ArtSpace in Richmond is rolling out the “Chef Popup and Pickup," and this month lunch...
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Man struck, killed by vehicle on Giant Road in San Pablo

A pedestrian was struck and killed in San Pablo on Friday night, police said. At 11:17 p.m., San Pablo police responded to the 2800 block...