Friday, November 22, 2019

Education

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Salesian preparing for 50th all-you-can-eat crab feed fundraiser

Salesian preparing for 50th all-you-can-eat crab feed fundraiser

Salesian College Preparatory is set to host its 50th annual Golden Jubilee Crab Feed on Friday and Saturday, a renowned all-you-can-eat fundraiser for the school. Tickets are $50 per person for the event, which will...
80 college scholarships being offered to eligible WCCUSD seniors

80 college scholarships being offered to eligible WCCUSD seniors

Current high school seniors attending a West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) school are encouraged to apply for one of up to 80 college scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $5,000, according to Ed...
TCAL basketball, NCS soccer schedule for this week

WCCUSD offers instructions on kindergarten registration, which begin Jan. 12

FYI parents, registration for kindergarten in the West Contra Costa Unified School Districts starts Jan. 12. See the flyer below for information on where to be and what to bring. For more information, visit the...
About 600 people expected to attend free Getting Ready for College Conference in Richmond Saturday

Last call! Deadline for Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship ends Friday

The deadline for West County high school seniors to apply for the Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship (BHAC) program is this week: all application packets must be received by Friday, Dec. 19. Four scholarships...
Watch Coronado Elementary students perform with professional opera singers

Watch Coronado Elementary School students perform with professional opera singers

Students at Richmond's Coronado Elementary School recently performed alongside professional opera singers in a 45-minute adaptation of La Bohème, according to the West Contra Costa Unified School District. The video below shows an excerpt of...
Registration for Spring classes at Contra Costa College underway

Registration for Spring classes at Contra Costa College underway

Registration for Spring classes at Contra Costa College began Monday, with classes starting Jan. 12, according to the school. Enroll online here.
Richmond student has nearly perfect grades while living in computer-less house with 16 others

Richmond High student has nearly perfect grades while living in computer-less house with 16...

Don't miss KPIX 5's amazing story about Richmond High student Antonio Gonzales, who despite living in a home with 16 other people, including children, still manages to achieve near-perfect grades. Gonzales is keeping true to...
About 600 people expected to attend free Getting Ready for College Conference in Richmond Saturday

Deadline approaching for Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship applications

The deadline for West Contra Costa Unified School District high school seniors to apply for the Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship (BHAC) program is fast approaching – all application packets must be received by...
Richmond teacher spends up to $100,000 on music equipment for students.

Richmond teacher spends tens of thousands on music equipment for students

A Richmond teacher estimates he has spent between $50,000 and $100,000 on music equipment for his students, according to an inspiring story reported by NBC Bay Area. Marin County resident Tim Wilson, who teaches music...
West Contra Costa Healthcare District

Proposal to redirect Chevron funds to DMC could cost 400 full college scholarships

A proposal to use $15 million of the $90 million community benefits package tied to the Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project to keep Doctors Medical Center open as a full-service hospital would come at...

Latest Articles

Dinner collects furry friends for kids in crisis

By Kathy Chouteau When life brings the unexpected, sometimes all we need is someone to hug. An upcoming dinner hosted by Richmond’s Santa Fe Neighborhood...
Driver flees after fatally striking pedestrian at 20th and Barrett

One of two victims airlifted after Richmond shooting

Two people were injured, one critically, in a shooting in the 400 bock of Chanslor Avenue in Richmond's Iron Triangle neighborhood Thursday afternoon, police...
he vehicle fled the scene and has yet to be be located.

Victim of fatal shooting in San Pablo identified as Oakland man

The victim of a fatal shooting in San Pablo on Wednesday has been identified by the Contra Costa County Coroner's Office as Murray Maurice...