Monday, October 21, 2019

Richmond

Richmond Promise Scholar spotlight: Asya Saechao

Meet the Richmond Promise Scholars, a growing movement of hundreds of students from Richmond and North Richmond who are currently attending over 100 colleges and universities. They are beneficiaries of the Richmond Promise college...

The Pedaler to hold annual Swap Meet & Huge Bike Sale

The Pedaler Bike Shop in El Sobrante is set to hold its annual "flea market for bikes" and bicycle-related products on Sunday, Oct. 27. The event will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at...

Get it Girl Fitness holding Breast Cancer Awareness event

Get it Girl Fitness is inviting the community to its 2nd Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Event on Saturday morning. The event starts at 8 a.m. at 1025 Broadway in San Pablo, and features a "Think...

‘Party of year’ to celebrate 75th anniversary of Red Oak Victory launch

Seventy-five years after the Red Oak Victory launched at Kaiser-Richmond Shipyard No. 1, an epic birthday party is set to be held on the ship.   On Saturday, Nov. 9, from 6-10 p.m., the community is...
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Man found deceased along train corridor near Parr Blvd and Giant Road

Authorities are investigating a homicide after a 40-year-old man was found deceased along the train corridor near Parr Boulevard and Giant Road. The body of William Cody Tate of San Pablo was found at about...

Local youth intern at Chevron labs

What was the first job you ever had? Try to top Emily Guerrero’s response. The 16-year-old Richmond High junior spent this past summer in the research lab at the Chevron Richmond Technology Center, helping its...
Child Care Council moving to new Richmond office, invites community to ribbon-cutting

Early childhood mental health forum to help develop funding priorities

First 5 Contra Costa, which is tasked with using revenue from a state tax on tobacco products to fund programs ensuring Contra Costa County children up through 5 years old are healthy and nurtured,...
Festival of Flowers to honor moms at North Richmond Farm

Food Day celebration set for North Richmond Farm

The community is invited to Urban Tilth’s North Richmond Farm to celebrate Food Day, where families can enjoy food, music, games, prizes, and gardening. There will be free screen printing on site; get the design...
RPD: Man fatally on 5th St. early Sunday

Victim of fatal 5th Street shooting identified

The victim of a fatal shooting in the 100 block of 5th Street early Sunday has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as 19-year-old Flavio Iniguez-Garcia of Hayward. That evening, Iniguez-Garcia was...
Youth to showcase efforts to address local health disparities

D.C. dance company to perform in Richmond

They have performed at The White House, The Kennedy Center, The Smithsonian, Tribeca Center/NYC, The Central America Olympics, and many other significant locations. On Feb. 22, 2020, at 7 p.m., the DC Contemporary Dance Theatre,...

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San Pablo maintenance worker recognized for enthusiasm, dedication

A positive attitude goes a long way. Erick Guzman, described as a highly approachable and dedicated maintenance worker for the City of San Pablo, has...

Your guide to Richmond-area Halloween events

Richmond's smallest goblins and superheros will be out in full force in the coming days, in many cases hurling threats of mischief (also known...
Five people displaced in two-alarm fire on S. 47th Street

BART employee hospitalized after fire spreads to Richmond maintenance yard

A BART employee was hospitalized due to smoke inhalation after a fire that apparently originated at a homeless encampment on the Union Pacific right-of-way...