Sunday, February 5, 2023

Richmond

Dog-friendly Richmond: Places to pal around with your pooch

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s well known for its miles and miles of bayside coastline and wandering hiking trails that are perfect for walks with your dog, but lesser known are some of the eating and...
Richmond Yacht Club increases accessibility with new person hoist

Richmond Yacht Club increases accessibility with new person hoist

Boating has become more accessible on the Bay, after the Richmond Yacht Club installed an Aqua Creek EZ Lift hoist. On Saturday, the hoist that assists people with limited mobility into small boats or kayaks...
College district waiving parking permit fees for Fall semester

Middle College High named 2019 Distinguished School

Middle College High was one of seven schools in Contra Costa County, and among 162 middle and high schools in the state, to be named as a 2019 Distinguished School by State Superintendent of...

Program coming to Richmond aims to help seniors stay in their homes

A pilot project that uses volunteers to help seniors remain in their own homes or apartments is coming to Richmond soon. The program, called Ashby Village, will be explained at a meeting on March 9...
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50 local industry professionals help judge WCCUSD STEM Fair

The East Bay is filled with scientists. For scientific proof of this, observe the judging portion of the annual West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) Secondary STEM Fair. Last week, about 50 local professionals...
Richmond United Lobos wins Norcal Premier League State Cup

Richmond United Lobos wins NorCal State Cup title

This Richmond United Lobos soared to victory on Sunday, claiming the Norcal Premier League State Cup's platinum group with a 2-1 win over Sunnyvale Elite. Steven El Chicharito and Rafa El Capi each chipped in...
1-year-old fatally struck by car in Richmond identified

Suspect arrested after stolen vehicle crashes at Carlson/Cutting

A suspect fleeing police crashed a stolen vehicle at the intersection of Carlson and Cutting boulevards early Sunday, police said. The incident unfolded when a patrol sergeant conducted a traffic stop at 23rd Street and...

Driver killed in solo-vehicle crash on Richmond Parkway

The driver in a solo-vehicle rollover accident on Richmond Parkway Friday night was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. The crash occurred about 10:50 p.m. near the intersection of Parr Boulevard, Richmond police Capt....
2 fast-charging hubs for electric vehicles coming soon to Richmond

2 fast-charge hubs for electric vehicles coming soon to Richmond

New fast-charging hubs for electric vehicles are coming this spring to two Richmond locations: In parking lots at Civic Center Plaza and near the RYSE Center, according to City Manager Carlos Martinez’s latest newsletter. It...
Runners eyeing Victory on Richmond waterfront Saturday

Runners eyeing Victory on Richmond waterfront Saturday

Throngs of determined runners will have victory on their minds as they march along the Richmond's waterfront Saturday for the annual Victory Half Marathon, 10K and 5K races. Setting off as early as 7:30 a.m.,...

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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...