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Richmond

City Manager Bill Lindsay discusses latest strategy for Richmond Bay Campus

UC Berkeley: Richmond Bay Campus takes major step forward

Ambitious plans to build a major research facility on Richmond's waterfront took a significant step forward last week after the UC Board of Regents signed off on a proposal to expand collaborations between UC...
Community View: Illegal dumping along section of Richmond Greenway 'out of control'

Richmond council offers (mostly civil) debate on eminent domain plan

On Tuesday, Richmond City Council for once engaged in a healthy debate about an important subject facing the city. The debate came before a council decision on whether the city should renew its agreement with...
The Richmond Police Department will soon release the first of six “virtual ride alongs" on YouTube.

Richmond police will soon unveil series of ‘virtual ride-alongs’

The Richmond Police Department will soon release the first of six “virtual ride alongs" on YouTube that will allow residents to follow the department’s officers as they work their shifts. A total of six "pictorial"...
100-percent of this Richmond school's graduates headed to college

Local seniors to cap off high school careers; graduation dates, times, locations

Graduation is just around the corner for high school seniors in the Richmond area, and we're betting senioritis has reached its peak. Because of that, the Richmond Standard feels it is important to remind our...
Google has selected Richmond's Pogo Park as a top 10 finalist to receive grant money from the company's Bay Area Impact Challenge.

Google picks Richmond’s Pogo Park as finalist for major grant

Google has selected Richmond's Pogo Park as a top 10 finalist to receive grant money from the company's Bay Area Impact Challenge, meaning the beloved local nonprofit could net either $250,000 or $500,000 depending...

Kiwanis awards dinner to honor Richmond cop, firefighter, and volunteer

Mark it on your calendar: The Kiwanis Club of Richmond's big annual event, the City of Richmond's Public Safety Awards Dinner, will take place June 27. Tickets for the dinner can be purchased at kiwanisrichmond.org....
Environmental group's settlement with air district over Chevron modernization doesn't clear path for construction.

Residents encouraged to attend community workshop for Chevron Richmond modernization project

The City of Richmond is encouraging residents to attend the Chevron Refinery Modernization Project Community Workshop on May 28. The workshop will take place in the Richmond Civic Center Auditorium  at 403 Civic Center Plaza...

Richmond man pulls gun during alleged ice cream heist

A Richmond, Calif. man went down a rocky road Monday when he allegedly pulled a gun on store clerks who caught him shoplifting ice cream, a nutty plan that landed him in a cold...

Will Richmond voters support a half-cent sales tax increase to fix the city’s streets?

Richmond City Council took a step Tuesday night toward placing a half-cent sales tax hike on the November ballot intended to repair and maintain the city's streets. But as the West County Times explains, if...
Two Richmond, Calif. men were busted last weekend in connection with a major illegal cockfight on a Yolo County farm, authorities said.

Richmond men named in major cockfighting bust in Yolo County

Two Richmond, Calif. men were busted last weekend in connection with a cockfighting event on a Yolo County farm, authorities said. Miguel Angel Garcia, 51, and Jorge Gonzalez Garcia, 50, both of Richmond, were booked...

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After Salute's closure, Thanksgiving charity event headed to GRIP

After Salute’s closure, Thanksgiving charity event headed to GRIP

The closure of Salute e Vita Ristorante in Marina Bay has not stopped charitable restaurateur Menbere Aklilu from wanting to continue her Thanksgiving tradition...

Where to get your turkey on around town

Thanksgiving is a-comin’ and with each passing nanosecond, the anticipation is growing for the great American feast. The Rich Life checked out some options available...
Richmond police investigate hit-and-run at Esmond/24th

Richmond police investigate hit-and-run at Esmond/24th

Richmond police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred Wednesday morning. At 9:11 a.m., officers responded to a roll-over collision at 24th Street and Esmond...