Sunday, February 5, 2023

Richmond

Raven’s planned waste-to-hydrogen facility in Richmond

Richmond waste-to-hydrogen project moves forward with Chevron investment  

A pioneering plant that will turn waste from a Richmond landfill into hydrogen is targeted to come online in the first quarter of 2024, thanks in part to additional investments in the project by...
Richmond police patrol activity report: Dec. 9-11

Richmond police patrol activity report for Jan. 13-15

Below is an overview of significant service activity provided by RPD patrol officers during their scheduled shifts. Officers responded to approx. 442 calls for service during this period. Please note that activity shared in...
Local health providers partner on education campaign amid tridemic

Local health providers partner on education campaign amid tridemic

By Kathy Chouteau Contra Costa Health and Kaiser Permanente have teamed up on a public health education campaign to inform community members about self-care recovery tips and remote treatment options for common illnesses via a...
Ribbon-cutting planned for Little Buddha Lounge in Richmond

Ribbon cutting planned for Little Buddha Lounge in Richmond

The Richmond Chamber of Commerce will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sunday, Jan. 22, to welcome the Little Buddha Lounge, an oxygen bar and salt tavern geared towards holistic healing therapies. The community is invited...
Richmond residents, officials meet to combat human trafficking

Richmond residents, officials meet to combat human trafficking

By Mike Kinney  Human trafficking continues to be a pervasive problem in Richmond, but that hasn't stopped a community-wide effort to bust traffickers and provide services to victims. On Tuesday, Richmond police Chief Bisa French and...
Richmond police patrol activity report: Dec. 9-11

Richmond police patrol activity report Jan. 9-12

Below is an overview of significant service activity provided by RPD patrol officers during their scheduled shifts. Officers responded to 847 calls for service during this period. Please note that activities shared in these...
Kaiser Permanente volunteers show community spirit at MLK Day of Service

Kaiser volunteers partner with Urban Tilth for MLK Day of Service

By Antonia Ehlers The community spirit was high during a recent Martin Luther King Jr. Day volunteer event in Richmond. Permanente employees partnered with Urban Tilth at the Unity Park Community Plaza to honor Dr. King’s...
Apply now for Chevron’s Black history awareness scholarship

Apply now for Chevron Richmond’s Black history awareness scholarship

High school seniors in the West Contra Costa Unified District (WCCUSD) are encouraged to apply for the annual Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship program. Applications can be accessed here and must be received by email...
Kaiser recruiting next generation of licensed marriage and family therapists

Kaiser recruiting next generation of marriage and family therapists

By Chyresse Hill With demand for mental health services reaching some of its highest levels to date, there is an increasing need for more mental health professionals. In fact, according to a recent study by...
'Window on Wetlands' underscores importance of healthy marshes

‘Window on Wetlands’ underscores importance of healthy marshes

By Kathy Chouteau Arts of Point Richmond has unveiled a new exhibition called Window on Wetlands at the Point Richmond Post Office now through March 14. The exhibition features the work of Arts of Point Richmond...

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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...