Friday, April 19, 2019

Richmond

Gyuto Foundation invites community to Annual Spring Festival

Gyuto Foundation invites community to Annual Spring Festival

The Gyuto Foundation is inviting the community to its Annual Spring Festival on April 27. The festival, which will run from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Guyoto Foundation at  6401 Bernhard Ave. in Richmond,...
Chevron machinists repair kennels at Milo Foundation

Chevron machinists repair kennels at Milo Foundation

A beloved no-kill animal shelter in Point Richmond is once again expressing gratitude at having highly-skilled neighbors. The Milo Foundation at 220 S. Garrard Blvd. in Point Richmond says a group of animal-loving employees from...
After homeless encampment closes, Warming Center opens

Richmond homeless encampment closes, Warming Center opens

By Mike Kinney After city of Richmond crews closed a large homeless encampment at 22nd Street and Carlson Boulevard on Tuesday, a nearby Warming Center established Monday to assist the city's homeless was less than...

Gratitude Grants awarded to 646 WCCUSD teachers

Over 200 local teachers took over East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond on Friday for a happy hour organized to thank them for their service. But the Chamberlin Family Foundation (CFF), which hosted the event,...
RPD releases video to detail officer-involved shooting

RPD releases video to detail officer-involved shooting

The Richmond Police Department has released a video providing audio and surveillance footage and details about an officer-involved shooting in the Iron Triangle neighborhood on Feb. 27, 2019. The over 10-minute video was released more...

What’s happening downtown? Amanda Elliott has the info

As we've reported, big things are happening in downtown Richmond. The new Richmond Business Hub is under construction and hundreds of housing units are in the works. And we cannot take for granted the ongoing...
3rd annual Shields-Reid Community Chess Tournament set for Sept. 8

9th Annual North Richmond Earth Day Festival set for Saturday

The 9th Annual Earthy Day Festival and Community Service Projects is set for this Saturday, April 20, featuring musical performances, activities and also area cleanup projects. The both fun and fulfilling event kicks off from...
Richmond's newest culinary hotspot

Richmond’s newest culinary hotspot

By Kathy Chouteau You’ve got to love a restaurant that not only brings delicious food to the neighborhood, but also helps beautify it. With its vibrant exterior murals and mouth-watering Mexican menu selections, El Agave...
Driver going 85 mph on Richmond Parkway arrested for DUI

Details leading to Richmond pimp’s arrest

A Richmond man sentenced to 16 years and 8 months in state prison on Friday for sex trafficking two female minors had impregnated one of his victims and forced her back into prostitution within...

Abatement of Richmond homeless encampment set for Tuesday

By Mike Kinney The City of Richmond is set to close down the large homeless encampment at 22nd Street and Carlson Boulevard Tuesday morning at 9 a.m. The move to shutter the encampment comes after the...

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County hiring teaching staff for Head Start Program

County hiring teaching staff for Head Start Program

Interested in a career in early education? The Community Services Bureau (CSB) of Contra Costa County Employment and Human Services Department invites you to apply...
Point Richmond Social Club has opened at 401 S. Garrard Blvd.

Highly-anticipated Point Richmond Social Club opens

The wait is over. You can now access a fresh cup of Catahoula Coffee daily in Point Richmond -- and also delicious beer and locally-sourced...

The Richmond history of the actor who lit up Lady Liberty

In 1886, a colorful man with a colorful past that included managing the Richmond Opera House used his fortune to light the Statue of...