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Community invited to help paint Rancho Market in North Richmond

Community invited to help paint Rancho Market in North Richmond

The Rancho Market store in North Richmond will soon receive a paint job thanks to a community effort. Supervisor John Gioia’s office is partnering with the city of Richmond as well as sponsors The Home...

East Brother Beer Co., Richmond Promise to host teacher appreciation event Wednesday

Teachers and counselors will be celebrated at East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond on Wednesday, Sept. 27, when the brewery hosts the first "Cheers for the Promise!" event. East Brother Beer Co. has partnered with...

Biz professor’s estate gifts $825,000 to Contra Costa College

The Contra Costa College Foundation announced Monday that it received a gift of $825,000 from the estate of the late business professor Stephen C. Schaefer to support CCC students interested in business careers. The donation...
Contra Costa College to start remote instruction Monday due to coronavirus

WCCUSD students invited to Getting Ready for College Conference

West Contra Costa Unified students and parents are encouraged to attend the Getting Ready For College Conference at Contra Costa College this Saturday, Sept. 23. The free conference will run from 10 a.m. to 2...
St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

St. David School invites community to annual Fall Festival

St. David School is inviting the community to its fun annual Fall Festival on Saturday, Sept. 30, which this year features a BBQ cook off for the first time along with entertainment, a beer...
Lincoln Elementary pedestrian safety improvements recommended for funding

Mejoras para la Seguridad Peatonal en la Escuela Lincoln Recomendadas para Financiamiento

Mejoras para incrementar la seguridad peatonal pronto llegarán a la Escuela Lincoln en Richmond. La escuela, que se encuentra en 29 de la sexta calle, ha sido recomendada por la Autoridad de Transporte de Contra...
Hundreds of employees taking part in Chevron Volunteer Week

Hundreds of employees taking part in Chevron Volunteer Week

Hundreds of Chevron Richmond Refinery employees have been allowed to take time off work this week in order to commit acts of community volunteerism – part of the annual Chevron Volunteer Week. About 450 Chevron...

Fundraiser started in wake of De Anza High student’s death

The community is mourning the sudden passing of De Anza High student Christopher Walker, who reportedly died after collapsing at school last week. On Wednesday, Sept. 13, Christopher "was surrounded by his best friends and...
Volunteers sought for California Coastal Cleanup events

Volunteers sought for California Coastal Cleanup events

The annual California Coastal Cleanup is this Saturday and volunteers are encouraged to join one of several in the Richmond area. For the 27th year, Supervisor John Gioia is sponsoring the Richmond Marina shoreline cleanup...
Matt Lewis addressing Richmond perception with pride, purpose

Matt Lewis addressing Richmond perception with pride, purpose

When Matt Lewis is out of town promoting all that Richmond has to offer, he meets people with two widely different perspectives: Those who have been to Richmond, and those who have not. While those...

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SPPD has new leads on homicide case thanks to public

SPPD has new leads on homicide case thanks to public

The San Pablo Police Department developed new leads into the June 12 killing of Shawn Anthony Tillis after reaching out to the community for...
Red Oak Victory to close for restoration work

Red Oak Victory fundraiser commemorates ‘Operation Magic Carpet’

By Kathy Chouteau Time to pull out your 1940s civilian or military threads and get ready to party on the Red Oak Victory ship, which...
City invites community input on Shields-Reid Park redesign

City invites community input on Shields-Reid Park redesign

By Kathy Chouteau Want to weigh-in on the redesign of Richmond’s Shields-Reid Park? The City of Richmond is hosting two upcoming sidewalk meetings where local...