Thursday, September 19, 2019

Education

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Richmond 'Sister to Sister' empowerment summit Saturday to feature pop star-turned evangelist

Richmond ‘Sister to Sister’ empowerment summit Saturday to feature pop star-turned evangelist

The community is invited to the free Sister-to-Sister empowerment conference on Saturday in Richmond, where speakers and panels will tackle a wide range of subjects including education, prostitution, drugs and mental health issues. The...
Video! Relive glory of El Cerrito Gauchos' big NCS win, including monster dunks

Video! Relive glory of El Cerrito Gauchos’ big NCS win, including monster dunks

The El Cerrito boys basketball team's first North Coast Section title since 2003 was a sight to see. And thanks to YouTube, we get to relive some of the most incredible moments in the Gauchos'...
Upcoming Richmond summit aims to prep West County youth for STEM careers

Upcoming Richmond summit aims to prep West County youth for STEM careers

Adding diversity to the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields by bolstering educational opportunities for local underserved youth will be the focus of a major summit coming to Richmond Memorial Auditorium next month. Educators,...
Salesian girls, El Cerrito boys win NCS basketball titles

Salesian girls, El Cerrito boys win NCS basketball titles

Local high school sports fans have much to cheer about after the Salesian girls and El Cerrito boys basketball teams each won their respective North Coast Section championship games on Saturday. Salesian (28-3) went on...
Richmond Museum of History to feature Chinese shrimp camp artifacts in new exhibit

Richmond Museum of History to feature Chinese shrimp camp artifacts

A new temporary exhibit celebrating the Chinese shrimping on the San Francisco Bay, with a focus on the shrimp camps in Richmond, is set to open March 21 at the Richmond Museum of History. The...
Salesian will attempt to avenge slim loss to St. Mary's in NCS title game Saturday

Salesian will attempt to avenge slim loss to St. Mary’s in NCS title game...

Here we go again. At 7 p.m. Saturday, the Salesian girls varsity basketball team will be looking to avenge last month's slim loss to rival St. Mary's. The powerhouse teams will face off in the North...
North Richmond's Verde Elementary celebrates literacy, honors revival

North Richmond’s Verde Elementary celebrates literacy, honors revival

Students at Verde Elementary School honored Dr. Suess’ 111th birthday this week with costumes, an awards ceremony and a feast of green eggs and ham – all while celebrating a budding love of reading. The...
West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) students are encouraged to apply for free public transit passes to get to school this fall.

Hey WCCUSD students, have you picked up your free public transit passes yet?

West Contra Costa County students are encouraged to apply for free WestCAT transit passes to get to school this fall. Apply here for Pass2Class, a 511 Contra Costa program that encourages the use of buses...
Video! Relive glory of El Cerrito Gauchos' big NCS win, including monster dunks

El Cerrito Gauchos defeat Las Lomas, head to NCS Division 2 title game

The El Cerrito High boys basketball team defeated Las Lomas 76-57 Wednesday night, earning a trip to the North Coast Section Division II championship game on Friday. The Gauchos (28-3) capitalized on a dominant second...
$5 pancake breakfast on Sunday to raise funds for Richmond's St. David School

$5 pancake breakfast on Sunday to raise funds for students at St. David School

The community is invited to a breakfast fundraiser for St. David School on Sunday that includes a hearty meal for just $5. The Holy Hotcakes Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser will run from 9 a.m. to noon...

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Orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training in San Pablo on Sept. 25 

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