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Arts of Point Richmond’s latest exhibition debuts at Lara’s Fine Dining

Arts of Point Richmond’s latest exhibition debuts at Lara’s Fine Dining

By Kathy Chouteau Lara’s Fine Dining on the Richmond waterfront is playing home to the newly unveiled 2023 Winter Arts of Point (AOPR) Membership Exhibition. The art exhibition, which will be on display through the end...
The stipend is tax-deductible since it’s a scholarship.

Project SEED seeks students ready to plant scientific roots

By Kathy Chouteau Project SEED, a paid summer fellowship program of the ACS (American Chemical Society), is looking for high school students interested in chemistry/science and qualifying as low-income to apply for its paid fellowship...
Black History Month event to honor Richmond sports icons

Black History Month event to honor Richmond sports and recreation icons

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Public Library is honoring the City’s early Black sports and recreation leaders during a Black History Month video tribute event set for Thurs., Feb. 23 from 6 p.m. to 8:30...
Missing Man Quartet sets a date for the Baltic Kiss

Missing Man Quartet sets a date for the Baltic Kiss

By Kathy Chouteau The Missing Man Quartet, which performs “original interpretations of jazz and Great American Songbook standards,” will appear at Baltic Kiss in Point Richmond on Wed., March 22 at 8 pm. Set your smartphones for...
Take a stroll around Point Pinole during Black History Month

Take a stroll around Point Pinole during Black History Month

By Kathy Chouteau Celebrate Black History Month with a stroll around Richmond’s beautiful coastline at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park Sat., Feb. 11. The event is free and open to everyone. Participants can meet up at...
Jackknifed semi-truck leaks fuel into storm drain in Richmond

Jackknifed semi-truck leaks fuel into storm drain in Richmond

A semi-truck that had jackknifed into an embankment on an I-80 on-ramp in Richmond early Tuesday leaked about 30 gallons of diesel fuel into a storm drain prior to the arrival of fire crews,...
CoBiz Richmond creators unveil STEAM career app

CoBiz Richmond creators unveil STEAM career app

By Kathy Chouteau A new STEAM The Streets App aims to raise awareness and access for youth to high-demand career opportunities in STEM and arts. Equally interesting? The app's founders Ben Gilbarg and Angel Diazare...
Richmond police patrol activity report: Dec. 9-11

Richmond police patrol activity report for Jan. 27-29

Below is an overview of significant service activity provided by RPD patrol officers during their scheduled shifts. Officers responded to 645 calls for service during this period. Please note that activities shared in these...

Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin’s association with Ecuador’s U.S. PR firm raises questions

When Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin visited the jungles of Ecuador on what she described as a fact-finding mission recently, all her travel expenses were paid by the Ecuadorian government through a New York public...
Boys & Girls Club to hold Valentine’s food & wine pairing fundraiser

Boys & Girls Club to hold Valentine’s food & wine pairing fundraiser

By Kathy Chouteau The West Contra Costa Salesian Boys & Girls Club is poised to send hearts and taste buds aflutter at its first ever Valentine’s Food & Wine Pairing Dinner Thurs., Feb. 9 from...

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CoBiz Richmond creators unveil STEAM career app

CoBiz Richmond creators unveil STEAM career app

By Kathy Chouteau A new STEAM The Streets App aims to raise awareness and access for youth to high-demand career opportunities in STEM and arts....
Take a stroll around Point Pinole during Black History Month

Take a stroll around Point Pinole during Black History Month

By Kathy Chouteau Celebrate Black History Month with a stroll around Richmond’s beautiful coastline at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline Park Sat., Feb. 11. The event...
Richmond police patrol activity report: Dec. 9-11

Richmond police patrol activity report for Jan. 27-29

Below is an overview of significant service activity provided by RPD patrol officers during their scheduled shifts. Officers responded to 645 calls for service...