Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Richmond

Pt. Richmond wine bar to show works by ‘the sommelier painter’

Pt. Richmond wine bar to show works by ‘the sommelier painter’

By Kathy Chouteau Artist Michael “Mykl” Welch will be on hand to unveil his solo art show July 24-25 (Saturday-Sunday) from 2-5 p.m. at The Grape Nest wine bar in Point Richmond. The artist said...
Richmond student journalists honored with countywide awards

WCCUSD unveils return-to-school plan for fall

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Cost Unified School District (WCCUSD) released its “100 percent Return to In-Person Instruction Plan” to its school community Monday, following the results of three internal working groups and feedback...
Richmond seeks public's help naming new on-demand shuttle service

Richmond seeks public’s help naming new on-demand shuttle service

Richmond is seeking the public's help in naming its new on-demand shuttle service, which is expected to roll out this fall, city officials said.   The city's first citywide, on-demand shuttle program will operate in collaboration...
Point San Pablo Harbor announces waterfront concert series lineup

Point San Pablo Harbor announces waterfront concert series lineup

By Kathy Chouteau "Live music is back!" So state the folks at Point San Pablo Harbor, who are inviting community members to grab their blankets and low back chairs for the upcoming Live on the...
Point Richmond church to host Vacation Bible School for children

Richmond church to host Vacation Bible School for children

First United Methodist Church of Richmond is hosting Vacation Bible School (VBS) for children ages 3 through 6th grade from Monday, July 26 through Friday, July 30, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The school...
Richmond kids score 100 soccer kits from Chevron at Nicholl Park

Richmond kids score 100 soccer kits from Chevron at Nicholl Park

 By Kathy Chouteau Youth soccer players from over a half-dozen local clubs gathered at Nicholl Park in Richmond on Tuesday night to receive free Chevron Soccer Academy "In A Box" kits, so they can indulge...
WCCUSD holding hiring fair 'for all positions'

WCCUSD holding hiring fair ‘for all positions’

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) is holding a hiring fair on Thursday, July 22, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at DeJean Middle School, 3400 Macdonald Ave. in Richmond. "We're hiring teachers...
Effort underway to save Brickyard Cove’s historic kilns and chimney

Effort underway to save Brickyard Cove’s historic kilns and chimney

By Mike Kinney and Kathy Chouteau The Brickyard Landing Homeowners Association is proposing a plan to stabilize and preserve Brickyard Cove’s historic kilns and chimney. The structures, located onsite at the condos at 1223 Brickyard Cove...

Richmond event offers rare glimpse at wartime child development center

By Kathy Chouteau A “Maritime Tea” fundraiser hosted by the Rosie the Riveter Trust last Saturday afternoon at the Rosie the Riveter/WWII Home Front National Historical Park’s historic Maritime Child Development Center treated supporters to...
New art exhibit comes to Point Richmond post office

New art exhibit at Point Richmond post office

Now through Oct. 4, community members strolling through Point Richmond Historic Square can view a new art exhibit at the neighborhood post office. Starting last week, the exhibit featuring 15 artist members of the Arts...

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Richmond festival to celebrate late blues musician Jimmy McCracklin

Richmond festival to celebrate late blues musician Jimmy McCracklin

Richmond plans to celebrate what would be blues legend Jimmy McCracklin's 100th birthday in a big way next month. The North and Greater Richmond Blues...
CoBiz Richmond sponsoring training for web, app developers

CoBiz Richmond sponsoring training for future web, app developers

Interested in becoming a full stack developer? CoBiz Richmond is sponsoring a 9-month full stack developer program for five individuals via a sponsorship with Qwasar...