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Fulfilling the Promise

May 25, 2018 Fulfilling the Promise Richmond Promise celebrates over 480 scholars By: Mike Aldax ↓ “Know that you belong,” Richmond native Ebony Lewis told hundreds of college-bound high school seniors...

Richmond Listo Para Trabajar

December 29, 2017 Richmond Listo Para Trabajar El Construction Resource Center está preparando a los residentes, compañías de construcción y contratistas de la ciudad para un incremento en el desarrollo económico. By: Mike Aldax ↓ El Construction...

Job-ready Richmond

December 13, 2017 Job-ready Richmond Construction Resource Center is preparing the city’s residents, construction companies and contractors for an economic development influx By: Mike Aldax ↓ For years, Richmond city leaders...

El Gran Salto de Pogo Park

3 de noviembre de 2017 El Gran Salto de Pogo Park Por Mike Aldax, Ysrael Condori ↓ Las ideas de proyectos “Hágalo-usted-mismo” son todo un furor ahora. Pero no son nada nuevo...

Pogo Park’s giant leap

November 3, 2017 Pogo Park’s giant leap By: Mike Aldax ↓ Clever do-it-yourself project ideas are all the rage right now. But they are nothing new to Iron Triangle residents such as...

Your guide to Saturday’s Rosie Rally and Homefront Fest

August 9, 2017 Riveting Rally Your guide to Saturday’s Rosie Rally and Homefront Fest By: Zach Chouteau ↓ Photos courtesy of Lisa Foote by Zach Chouteau Slap on your blue coveralls and polka-dotted bandana and get...

Campamentos de verano en Richmond

June 7th, 2017 Enfoque: Campamentos de verano en Richmond Verano en Richmond ↓ Articulo original por Zach Chouteau, traducido por Camilo Vilaseca Con solo unas semanas antes del principio del verano, no hay mucho tiempo...

Richmond gets campy

June 5th, 2017 Spotlight: Richmond Summer Camps Richmond gets campy ↓ By Zach Chouteau With the hot season on the horizon just a few weeks away, the clock is ticking on getting kids...

Spotlight: Richmond Promise 2017

May 30th, 2017 Spotlight: Richmond Promise 2017 Richmond Promise college scholarship recipients honored in ceremony. By: Mike Aldax ↓ By Mike Aldax Fulfilling a promise of this magnitude isn’t easy, but the 440 students...

Spotlight: Community Giving

April 27th, 2017 Spotlight: Community Giving In 2016, Chevron contributed $6.3 million to local education, economy By: Mike Aldax ↓ By Mike Aldax Chevron Richmond contributed $6.3 million in 2016...

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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.
Volunteers needed to clean up Richmond Little League fields

Volunteers needed to clean up Richmond Little League fields

As Richmond Little League preps for the 2019 season, its fields could use a bit of love and attention.

Payless to close all stores

By Mike Kinney Payless ShoeSource Inc. has announced plans to close all of its roughly 2,300 stores.