Friday, April 19, 2019

Richmond

Driver flees after fatally striking pedestrian at 20th and Barrett

Richmond: man sentenced for trafficking juvenile victims

A Richmond man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to trafficking two juvenile victims, the Richmond Police Department announced today. Correll Hackett will also have to register as a...
Richmond mayor to deliver State of City on Tuesday

Grant to provide summer jobs for 50 disabled youth from Richmond

A $250,000 grant will help provide summer jobs for 50 disabled Richmond youth, according to the city. The California Department of Rehabilitation and the Employment Training Panel selected the YouthWORKS program by Richmond's Employment & Training...
GRIP to open warming center for the homeless Monday

GRIP to open warming center for the homeless Monday

The Greater Richmond Interfaith Program (GRIP) is set to open a Warming Center on Monday that will offer warmth, food and services to the homeless. The Warming Center will be open six days a week. The...
Repeat DUI offender gets 135 years to life for fatal crash

Repeat DUI offender gets 135 years to life for fatal crash

A repeat DUI offender was sentenced Friday to 135 years to life in state prison for the murder of four people in a crash on Interstate Highway 80 in San Pablo in 2017, according...

Don’t miss the new art exhibits in Point Richmond

Don't miss two new art exhibitions in Point Richmond, including one at El Sol Restaurant and the other at the U.S. Post Office, according to the Arts of Point Richmond. Through June 24, master printer...

Man fatally shot by police after attacking family ID’d

The man who was fatally shot by police after he reportedly broke into a Richmond home and attacked family members with a knife has been identified as 55-year-old Luc Toan Ciel. The fatal shooting is...

Oakland A’s, SF Giants to hold teacher appreciation game nights

In May, local teachers will get the hat tip by the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's in partnership with the Contra Costa Office of Education. Oakland A's On Tuesday, May 7, educators, their colleagues, family...

RPD: Officers fatally shoot man in domestic violence incident

Richmond police fatally shot a man who was attacking members of his family early today, police said. Officers were called at 2:34 a.m. to a home in the 900 block of Wilson Avenue on a...

Richmond-Opoly? Yes, it now exists

Ever wish they made a Monopoly game about Richmond? This dream has come true. Today, we received word from Late For The Sky, which has been making custom-Opoly games in Cincinnati, OH, since 1984, that the company has...
Richmond Museum of Day holding Family Free Day on Saturday, Aug. 18

Calling all photographers – want to make history?

Artists and community members have an opportunity to make Richmond history. The Richmond Museum of History is inviting submissions of original photographs for potential inclusion in an upcoming exhibit. Folks throughout the Bay Area can...

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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...