Monday, July 22, 2019

Education

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Richmond High Oilers win first NCS soccer title since 1994

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEwG-x0s8vM The Richmond Oilers delivered a gem to a packed home stadium on Saturday, winning the North Coast Section Division II title with a 3-1 victory over San Lorenzo. The Oilers were down early 1-0, but...
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WCCUSD seeks input on spending priorities at community budget workshops

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is seeking the public’s input on its spending priorities at upcoming town halls on Saturday, Feb. 28 and March 7. Saturday’s meeting will be held at Peres...
TCAL basketball, NCS soccer schedule for this week

NCS basketball, soccer, wrestling playoff schedule for this week

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly schedule of high school sporting events, including the North Coast Section (NCS) soccer, basketball and wrestling tournament schedule. Good luck to all...

Chevron Richmond’s $35 million scholarship program for local students touted as huge win for...

Chevron Richmond's pledge to give $35 million over 10 years toward college scholarships for local students - part of a $90 million community benefits package attached to the refinery's planned Modernization Project - was...

Chevron awards college scholarships to Richmond seniors in honor of Black History Month

Not long after Alicia Green connected with her roots, she disconnected from her hairstyle. "I decided to cut off all my relaxed or permanently straightened hair and grow my natural-Afro textured hair," the senior at...
TCAL basketball, NCS soccer schedule for this week

NCS basketball, soccer playoff schedule for this week

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly schedule of high school sporting events, including the North Coast Section (NCS) soccer and basketball playoff tournament. Good luck to all the...
Contra Costa County youth can get connected to summer jobs through new program

Contra Costa County youth can get connected to summer jobs through new program

A new Contra Costa County program connects young people between ages 16-21 to summer jobs, internships and other work-based learning experiences, according to the nonprofit For Richmond. The Workforce Development Board of Contra Costa County...
WCCUSD takes action after parent speaks out about sour milk being served at Richmond school

Parent’s concern over expired milk at Richmond school prompts WCCUSD memo

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has taken steps to ensure students are not being served expired foods after a parent at a Richmond school said her son became sick while drinking...
Funds for Valley View Elementary temporary campus approved

Funds for Valley View Elementary temporary campus approved

Valley View Elementary will get a temporary campus after the West Contra Costa Unified District school board voted 3-2 to spend $3.6 million on the facility, according to the Contra Costa Times. The funds were...
Don't-miss events Saturday: Education Fair, peace summit and Richmond Art Center winter reception

Don’t-miss events Saturday: Education Fair, peace summit and Richmond Art Center winter reception

Rain or shine, there are important events in Richmond on Saturday that community members should definitely consider attending. First, parents and guardians should head to the second annual West Contra Costa County Education Fair, which...

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North Richmond celebrates blues heritage

While the bands brought the blues, the community brought the color. Both served to uplift and celebrate North Richmond's rich musical heritage on Saturday. The...

Native American Walk for Sobriety unites the community

It’s officially called the Indigenous People’s Walk for Sobriety. But the hundreds of walkers who came out Saturday – along with the countless honks...

Amazon delivery van, 71 packages stolen in El Sobrante

Rather than the typical route of swiping packages from porches, these thieves went straight for the Amazon van. A man is in custody and another...