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Need a job or help paying for training?

Need a job or help paying for training? San Pablo EDC can help

The COVID-19 pandemic has left many in the community on the job hunt. Here's a program that can help. Through a federally-funded Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program, the San Pablo Economic Development Corporation...
Need a job or help paying for training?

Need a job or help paying for training?

The San Pablo Economic Development Corporation (EDC) has a federally funded program called WIOA that can help you find a new job. The EDC offers free job search assistance, case management, and training services...
San Pablo EDC holding Tuesday calls for local job seekers

San Pablo EDC holding Tuesday calls for local job seekers

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, large employers are hiring locally, including CVS, Amazon, Instacart and the US Postal Service. Employment support services remain available to job seekers, as well. Community members can find links to employers...
Instacart to hire 54,000 full-time shoppers in California

Instacart to hire 54,000 more full-time shoppers in California

Instacart plans to hire 54,000 more full-service shoppers in California over the next three months after reporting an over 150 percent year-over-year increase in order volume in the last few weeks. Average customer basket size...
Workers impacted by COVID-19 can get EDD relief

Workers impacted by COVID-19 can get EDD relief

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond workers impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic might be able to get some financial relief. The California Employment Development Department (EDD) is providing a variety of support services to workers impacted...
FoodMaxx, Lucky among local stores hiring in response to COVID-19 needs

FoodMaxx, Lucky among local stores hiring in response to COVID-19 needs

The Save Mart Companies announced Monday openings for close to 1,000 employees in their FoodMaxx, Lucky and Save Mart stores throughout California and Northern Nevada, as well as their warehouses in Roseville and Merced,...
Richmond Summer Youth Employment Program seeks worksite employers

Richmond Summer Youth Employment Program seeks worksite employers

By Kathy Chouteau The City of Richmond’s YouthWORKS’ Summer Youth Employment Program is on the lookout for local businesses interested in becoming worksite employers. Youth participants in the program range from 16 to 21 years...
U.S. Census to hold recruitment event in San Pablo Thursday

U.S. Census to hold recruitment event in San Pablo Thursday

The US Census will be holding a recruitment event at the San Pablo EDC on Thursday, March 5 from from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Positions with the Census pay $25 per hour and up,...
AAA hiring drivers and tow operators for new Richmond fleet

AAA hiring drivers and tow operators for new Richmond fleet

AAA is reaching out to local residents about job opportunities as battery/light service drivers and tow operators for the company's new Richmond club-owned fleet. Joseph Jackson, a Richmond native who is leading the charge of...
12 employers to attend San Pablo hiring fair

12 employers to attend San Pablo hiring fair

Twelve local employers will be looking to meet great candidates at the West County Hiring Fair at San Pablo Library this Wednesday.  Employers will conduct on-the-spot interviews, so local job seekers are encouraged to put...

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Join National Park Service ranger, Betty Reid Soskin for an hour long informal virtual chat, every Thursday, at 2 pm, beginning May 13. Betty will share her thoughts and insights and answer questions in this informal virtual gathering. For those who have met her, this will be another opportunity to connect and share. For those who have yet to meet her, this will be a chance to ask those questions you have always wanted to ask. The session will be moderated by Ranger Armand Johnson, and may vary in length depending on how Betty is feeling. This free program is open to all ages and no reservations are required. To view the virtual event or for more information, please visit the park website at www.nps.gov/rori. Or call the Rosie the Riveter/ WWII Home National Historical Park (NHP) Visitor Education Center at (510) 232-5050 x 0. At Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front NHP, Betty illuminates the invisible histories of African Americans and other people of color, and her efforts, demonstrate how her work has impacted the way the National Park Service conveys such history to audiences across the United States. Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park in Richmond, CA is the flagship National Park Service site selected to tell the story of Rosie the Riveter and WWII Home Front workers of all kinds. This unique park chronicles the explosive growth of wartime industry, the innovations fostered by visionaries like Henry J. Kaiser, and the extraordinary history of ordinary people who were challenged as never before and came together to overcome wartime odds. The Rosie the Riveter Visitor Education Center is open seven days a week from 10 AM to 5 PM and is located at 1414 Harbour Way South, suite 3000, Richmond, CA 94804. For more information and directions to the Visitor Education Center, please call (510) 232-5050 x0 or visit to http://www.nps.gov/rori/planyourvisit/directions.htm. Admission to the Visitor Center and programs is free.

Rosie the Riveter Trust to screen two films honoring Black history

By Kathy Chouteau Rosie the Riveter Trust will screen two films Wed., June 14th from 6:30-9:30 p.m. in recognition of Juneteenth and FDR's Executive Order...
Richmond Olympian to be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame

Richmond Olympian to be inducted into Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond resident Mary Anne O’Connor will be inducted into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame—along with her teammates from the U.S.A.’s 1976...
Richmond director/choreographer premieres award-winning films

Richmond director/choreographer premieres award-winning films

By Kathy Chouteau UpSwing Aerial Dance Company and Symmetricity will unveil “Sling Shot,” Sun., June 11 in Oakland, a film premiere of eight dance and...