Thursday, August 18, 2022

Richmond

Stenmark Drive EB on-ramp to I-580 to close for maintenance

The Stenmark Drive on-ramp to eastbound Interstate Highway 580 in Richmond will be closed for scheduled maintenance, including cleaning and painting, during overnight hours starting Monday, according to Caltrans. The closure will occur from  Monday...

Art project lights up Richmond Civic Center

Richmond citizens have spoken, loudly and clearly. “Inside Out,” a public art project spearheaded by Bay Area artist Christy Chan, went live on Tuesday on the tower at Richmond Civic Center, which is the tallest...
St. David School invites community to hearty breakfast fundraiser

St. David School has Pre-K openings, tours offered

St. David School in Richmond is welcoming applicants for openings in its Pre-K program, ages 3-5. The Pre-K, located at 5613 Garvin Ave., around the corner from the K-8 school, has four credentialed teachers with...
Nicholl Park prepped for Soulful Softball Sunday

Nicholl Park prepped for Soulful Softball Sunday

A full day of soul food, entertainment, community bonding, resources, and -- of course -- softball. The highly anticipated, annual Soulful Softball Sunday is set for this Sunday, Aug. 25, at Nicholl Park, 3320 Macdonald...
No controversy about this once missing Richmond mural

Grandson says muralist welcomed controversy

Pete Arnautoff had seen some of his grandfather’s famous murals but the one an East Bay museum is hoping to restore he only just learned about recently. Grandson Arnautoff says he grew up surrounded by...

Man found with fatal gunshot wounds in Richmond home

A man was found with fatal gunshot wounds in a Richmond home early today, police said. Richmond police responded to the 500 block of 18th Street just before 3:30 a.m., Lt. Matthew Stonebraker said. Arriving...

String of local arson fires in 24 hours injures woman

The El Cerrito and Richmond police departments are trying to find out who has been starting small fires, one of which injured a woman who had been sleeping in her car when her vehicle...
East Brother Beer Co. Summer Classic packs the pub

East Brother Beer’s annual Summer Classic Car Show set for Sunday

Delicious beers and sweet cars. The pairing deserves an annual celebration, and that's why we're thankful for East Brother Beer Co. in Richmond. The fun brewery at 1001 Canal Blvd. is hosting its 3rd Annual...
Five people displaced in two-alarm fire on S. 47th Street

Man upset over illegally parked cars calls false emergency to 911

A man who called a false emergency to 911 in Richmond Tuesday hoping that authorities would investigate illegally parked cars could face a criminal charge, police said. The incident occurred at 7:16 a.m., when police...

Interim city manager pledges to be ‘open, honest, and direct’

Richmond's newly appointed interim City Manager Steve Falk expects to serve in his role through the end of the year, and during that time will help the city find a permanent city manager, he...

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Eligible people in Contra Costa can now schedule monkeypox vaccination

Eligible people in Contra Costa can now schedule monkeypox vaccine appointment

Eligible people can now schedule monkeypox (MPX) vaccinations by booking an appointment at mpxvaccine.cchealth.org, according to Contra Costa Health Services.  Previously, one had to submit...
Free food program available to enrolled, eligible adults

Center for Elders’ Independence informs public about free food program

By Kathy Chouteau The Center for Elders’ Independence is informing the public that it is participating in the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)...
College district waiving parking permit fees for Fall semester

College district waiving fees for parking permits for Fall semester

The Contra Costa Community College District announced today that it is waiving fees to obtain parking permits for students in visitors for the Fall...