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Dotson Family Marsh, Atlas Road Bridge to be dedicated Saturday

Dotson Family Marsh, Atlas Road Bridge to be dedicated Saturday

Two recently completed projects totaling $46 million at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline in Richmond -- the Atlas Road Bridge and Dotson Family Marsh -- are each set for a public dedication hosted by the...
Bay Area Rescue Mission seeks manager for Center for Women and Children

Citywide clothing drive launches

On Tuesday, the Richmond Community Services Department launched a spring clothing collection drive in partnership with the Bay Area Rescue Mission (BARM), an Iron Triangle-based services and resources center for the homeless and needy. This...
West Contra Costa Education Fair set for Jan. 26

Annual Richmond youth summit to focus on STEM fields

The Richmond Community Foundation's (RCF) 8th annual youth summit is set to go all-out in its aim to connect young local residents to careers of the future. The Summit on Children and Youth -- a...
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Chevron provides CPR supplies, training to Richmond High

Dozens of students at Richmond High received crucial lessons on life-saving CPR techniques on Monday -- and also the tools needed to perform them. On Monday afternoon, Chevron Richmond Fire Battalion Chief Grant Tokiwa delivered...
El Sobrante school's beloved custodian honored

El Sobrante school’s beloved custodian honored

He's known as "Mr. Jim" to students and teachers at Murphy Elementary and was described by the school's principal as a "jack-of-all-trades" and "master at all of them." That's why Jimmie Collier, the school's head...

‘Take Back the Night’ set for Richmond High on April 27

In conjunction with National Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a Take Back the Night event will be held at Richmond High on Thursday, April 27, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Take Back The Night events...
2017 Law Day in Richmond set for April 28

2017 Law Day in Richmond set for April 28

A large turnout is expected at 2017 Law Day in Richmond, which provides on opportunity for local high school students to meet potential mentors in the legal and law enforcement professions. Last year, more than...
Armed student causes Richmond High lock down

Richmond High under investigation after allegations of racial bias

Richmond High School is under investigation by the U.S. Department of Education's Office for Civil Rights on allegations of favoritism toward the "growing Latino" population at school, according to a KTVU report. "I get my...
Earth Day of action set for the Richmond Greenway

Earth Day of action set for the Richmond Greenway

Community members are invited to an Earth Day on the Richmond Greenway event being held by the nonprofit Groundwork Richmond on Saturday, April 22. The 2nd annual event is slated to take place from 9...
De Anza High senior launches toy drivevideo

De Anza High to host free youth leadership conference April 29

The community is invited to a free Global Youth Leadership Conference for youth, their parents and mentors at De Anza High on Saturday, April 29. The event, hosted by the John Maxwell Team -- a...

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New pizza eatery augments El Sobrante's diversity

New pizza eatery augments El Sobrante’s diversity

During frequent drives to the Sikh temple in El Sobrante over the last 18 years, Navneet Sandhu said he marveled at the...

Community meeting to discuss ideas to improve Stege Elementary

Help West Contra Costa Unified School District "re-imagine" Richmond's Stege Elementary. Families are asked to join the district's Board...
Dr. Mayra Padilla of Contra Costa College (photo above) about the importance of college and life experiences. Padilla received her PhD in Neuroscience from U.C. Berkeley and was a lead researcher at Stanford for a time before becoming an educator.

Apply now for Chevron’s Somos Employee Network college scholarship

For an 11th consecutive year, the Somos Employee Network at Chevron Richmond is offering $1,000 scholarships to qualifying high school seniors.