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Ribbon cut on Unity Park along Richmond Greenway

Corte de Cinta en el Parque Unity, parte del corredor Richmond Greenway

El parque Unity, un proyecto liderado por la comunidad que es parte del corredor Richmond Greenway, celebró el lunes una muy concurrida inauguración y corte de cinta. La gran inauguración del parque se llevó a...
County services continue despite government shutdown

County services continue despite government shutdown

The Contra Costa County Employment and Human Services Department (EHSD) announced today that it continues to provide federally-funded benefit programs and services to community members despite the government shutdown that went into effect at...

Hercules High student set to play in nationally-televised football game

Richmond native and Hercules High senior Daylen Foster has been invited to play in the Blue Grey All American game at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, on Monday night in a showcase...
Chevron Black History Awareness scholarship application period extended

Local students invited to apply for Chevron Black History Awareness scholarship

Calling all West County high school seniors! The application process remains open for the annual Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship (BHAC) program, which provides four deserving students with scholarships in honor of William...
Richmond Museum of Day holding Family Free Day on Saturday, Aug. 18

Richmond Museum of History launches free field trips for WCCUSD classrooms

The Richmond Museum of History has launched a new Free Field Trip program for classrooms in the West Contra Costa Unified School District. The museum at 400 Nevin Ave. hired an educator from Richmond to...
Travis Credit Union offering 20 scholarships to high school seniors

Travis Credit Union offering 20 scholarships to high school seniors

College-bound high school seniors from West County are eligible for to apply for up to 20, $2,000 scholarships being offered by Travis Credit Union. Each applicant must be a high school senior with a minimum...
St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

St. David School to hold annual all-you-can-eat Crab Feed

St. David School is inviting the community to its annual Crab Feed on Saturday, Jan. 20. Tickets for all-you-can-eat crab, salad, pasta, bread and dessert are $60. The event starts at 5:30 p.m. in Rose Mello...
STEAM Night makes learning fun at Mira Vista

STEAM Night makes learning fun at Mira Vista

By Zach Chouteau A fun night of learning ‘steamed’ into Mira Vista Elementary Tuesday evening, bringing with it 3D printing excitement, do-it-yourself mazes and balloon racing, along with plenty of other unexpected offerings. For those unfamiliar,...
Peres school community wants one-way 5th Street

Junta del Distrito Escolar Votó Para Agregar Séptimo y Octavo Grados a Tres Escuelas

Tres escuelas primarias del Distrito Escolar Unificado de Contra Costa Oeste (WCCUSD) - Montalvin, Peres y Verde – están expandiendo para incluir los grados siete y ocho. La Junta de Educación del WCCUSD votó para...
Annual Contra Costa County homeless count needs volunteers

Annual Contra Costa County homeless count needs volunteers

Volunteers are being sought to help with the annual "point in time" count of the homeless population in Contra Costa County. Volunteers must go through training scheduled for Jan. 16. Those interested in attending should...

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Richmond coffee houses ready “to-go” serving caffeine-loving community

Catahoula beans boost BLM movement

By Kathy Chouteau Catahoula Coffee Company has created a way to not only indulge your love of the caffeinated bean, but also to support the...
Michelle Obama School campus in Richmond nears completion

Michelle Obama School campus in Richmond nears completion

By Mike Kinney Construction on the state-of-the-art Michelle Obama School campus in Richmond is set to be completed by the end of next month. Staff...
Don't miss these virtual Independence Day events

Don’t miss these virtual Independence Day events

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s fireworks along the waterfront are canceled this year. One bit of good news in this respect has been the reopening Thursday...