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Computer problems? De Anza High Tech Academy to hold Free Fix Day

Computer problems? De Anza High Tech Academy to hold Free Fix Day

The charitable brains in the De Anza High School Tech Academy are again encouraging community members to bring their troubled laptops and desktops to a Free Fix Day. The next event will be Saturday, March...
Richmond Art Center to feature works of Bay Area artist Mildred Howard

Richmond Art Center to feature works of Mildred Howard and WCCUSD students

Later this month, the Richmond Art Center is set to feature the works of Bay Area artist Mildred Howard, who helped beautify the Richmond BART station parking garage with her art (see photo above). Along...

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...
WCCUSD

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...

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Strictly Sail Pacific Boat Show called 'great success' and will return to Richmond next year

Pacific Sail & Powerboat Show returning to Richmond next year

The massive Pacific Sail & Powerboat show came to Richmond's waterfront this past April, and it's already planning its return next year. The 2020 show...

District Attorney Diana Becton to speak at Richmond Public Library

Contra Costa County District Attorney Diana Becton is set to give a lecture at the Richmond Public Library next month on "The Causes and...
Richmond exhibition features Contra Costa College women artists

Richmond exhibition features Contra Costa College women artists

Contra Costa College women artists will be featured in a new art exhibition at Bridge ArtSpace, 23 Maine Ave. in Richmond. The exhibition, called "SERIES...