Monday, September 23, 2019

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Ace Hardware invites community to grand opening festivities

The new Ace Hardware of Pinole, which opened Aug. 8 at 1440 Fitzgerald Drive, is set to hold grand opening festivities from Sept. 13-15, during which time there will be special sales and all...
Betty Reid Soskin event tonight in Richmond

Documentary about Betty Reid Soskin to premiere this month

No Time to Waste, a documentary centered on Richmond's own living legend, Betty Reid Soskin, is set for its highly anticipated release later this month, according to Rosie the Riveter Trust. The 50-minute documentary film...

RYSE Commons groundbreaking ceremony set for Friday

A highly anticipated groundbreaking ceremony for the Richmond RYSE Center's major renovation and expansion project is set for this Friday afternoon. The event will take place from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the RYSE...
Northland Sea Scouts to hold open house

All-you-can-eat fundraiser feast to benefit Northland Nautical Foundation

The public is invited to enjoy a $25 all-you-can-eat, three-course meal at the Point San Pablo Yacht Club, 700 West Cutting Blvd., on Saturday, Sept. 14, while contributing to a great cause. The Northland Nautical...
26 curb ramps being installed in Tara Hills

26 curb ramps being installed in Tara Hills

Twenty-six curb ramps will soon be constructed in the Tara Hills neighborhood area in order to increase pedestrian safety. Construction on the Tara Hills Pedestrian Infrastructure Project begins today and runs through late October, according...

Dialysis center set to replace RV park on San Pablo Ave.

A new two-story kidney dialysis center is set to be constructed on San Pablo Avenue next to the San Pablo Town Centre. The design for the facility, set to replace a small mobile home/RV park...
Richmond nonprofit to hold Mother's Day Paint and Sip fundraiser

Richmond town hall aims to help create ‘Girls Policy Agenda’

With the aim of achieving gender equity, starting with elevating underserved girls, the Richmond-based Girls Inc. of West Contra Costa County has teamed with the Alliance for Girls to develop a Girls Policy Agenda. Alliance...
Water Safety Day coming to Richmond Swim Center

Want to be a lifeguard? Richmond offering classes

The City of Richmond Aquatics is offering lifeguard class this weekend at the Richmond Swim Center. The class will be held from Friday, Sept. 6 through Sunday, Sept. 8 at the Richmond Swim Center, 4300...

San Pablo Rotary celebrates accomplishments in community

By Mike Kinney Service above self. That's what has brought this group of business and community leaders together on this gorgeous day in the El Sobrante Hills. As beautiful as the views from this home of San...

Yogurt maker Stonyfield helping Richmond park go organic

By Mike Kinney With help from yogurt-maker Stonyfield Organic, Nicholl Park in Richmond is set to transition to organic management, Richmond Mayor Tom Butt announced at an event at the park today. Richmond is partnering with...

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Betty Reid Soskin recovering after stroke diagnosis

Famed National Park Services ranger Betty Reid Soskin has been recovering for the past week after suffering a stroke. The announcement was made by Soskin’s...

WCWD announces four new executive hires

Four new executives were recently hired by West County Wastewater District (WCWD), which collects and treats wastewater,. The new hires, all of whom will start...

UPS seeks to expand, modernize Richmond distribution center

United Parcel Services (UPS) is looking to expand and modernize its distribution center at 1601 Atlas Road in Richmond. The Atlas Road site encompasses 63.3...