Monday, October 21, 2019

Richmond

Richmond activist Whitney Dotson to resign from East Bay Park board

Whitney Dotson, an environmental activist known for his efforts in successfully leading community resistance of shoreline development near his Parchester Village home, has announced that he is retiring from the Board of Directors for...

Chevron Fuel Your School launches for 10th straight year

Ten years ago, philanthropist and entrepreneur Charles Best joined forces with Chevron on a clever program that has communities across America “fueling” local schools. The result has been nearly $49 million to boost STEM education...

New Richmond commercial kitchen unveiled with beer, food pairing event

By Kathy Chouteau A “Beer & Food Pairing” Sat., Oct. 5, unveiled Bridge Storage and ArtSpace’s latest innovative offering for the Richmond community: The Bridge Kitchen and Commissary. The special event not only showcased the creative...

Person fatally shot in Richmond this morning

A person was fatally shot on Loyola Drive in Richmond Tuesday morning. Police responded to a reportabout the shooting about 9:50 a.m., Richmond police spokesperson Alicia Moore said. There were no arrests or suspect information immediately...

Making Waves Academy celebrates campus expansion

Making Waves Academy celebrated the expansion of its Richmond campus on Saturday that enables the public charter school to grow to as many as 1,500 students by 2024. The expansion adds another 14 acres and...
Driver killed in I-580 crash in Richmond ID'd

Motorcyclist killed in multi-vehicle I-80 crash Sunday

A 56-year-old motorcyclist was killed in an accident Sunday morning that involved five vehicles on Interstate Highway 80 near Carlson Boulevard in Richmond, according to the California Highway Patrol. At about 11:40 a.m., CHP responded...
RPD: Man fatally on 5th St. early Sunday

3 arrested in connection with shooting near De Anza High

In an update on recent gun violence to Richmond Mayor Tom Butt and City Council, Richmond police Chief Bisa French announced that three arrests have been made in connection with a shooting that injured...
San Pablo woman arrested in rental scam, over 20 victims

San Pablo woman indicted in rental scam claiming over 20 victims

A 25-year-old San Pablo woman has been indicted by a grand jury in connection with 23 victims of an online home rental scam in three counties. We recently reported about a family that faced homelessness...

RPD releases video as part of investigation into triple shooting

Recognize this vehicle? The Richmond Police Department has released surveillance video footage with the aim of identifying the suspect or suspects involved in a triple shooting on Thursday. The occupants of a blue Ford Explorer...

Public art celebration set for Richmond Ferry Terminal

A celebration for the new public art sculptures at the Richmond Ferry Terminal, called Changing Tide, is set to bring light shows, music and dancing to the waterfront Saturday. Dedication comments and performances will begin...

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San Pablo maintenance worker recognized for enthusiasm, dedication

A positive attitude goes a long way. Erick Guzman, described as a highly approachable and dedicated maintenance worker for the City of San Pablo, has...

Your guide to Richmond-area Halloween events

Richmond's smallest goblins and superheros will be out in full force in the coming days, in many cases hurling threats of mischief (also known...
Five people displaced in two-alarm fire on S. 47th Street

BART employee hospitalized after fire spreads to Richmond maintenance yard

A BART employee was hospitalized due to smoke inhalation after a fire that apparently originated at a homeless encampment on the Union Pacific right-of-way...