Sunday, January 19, 2020

Richmond

Two critically injured in shooting at Richmond apartment complex Thursday

Two people, including a juvenile, were critically injured in a shooting inside a Crescent Park apartment Thursday morning, police said. The incident was reported about 10:55 a.m. at the complex in the 4900 block of...
One injured in Richmond house fire caused by cooking

Resident suffers smoke inhalation in Richmond house fire caused by cooking

One person suffered smoke inhalation in a fire that broke out at a single-family home in Richmond Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said. The fire was reported at 12:42 p.m. at 226 7th St. and brought...
Salesian girls, El Cerrito boys win NCS basketball titles

WCCUSD releases playoffs schedule for girls and boys basketball

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its girls and boys basketball playoffs schedule, which begins Friday and continues through Feb. 20: (Click to enlarge schedules).
Following a citywide police operation targeting Richmond liquor stores, Police Chief Chris Magnus said all but one sold alcohol to a minor.

Richmond liquor stores refused to sell alcohol to minors Wednesday – except this one

Following a citywide police operation on Wednesday targeting Richmond liquor stores, Police Chief Chris Magnus said all but one store declined to sell alcohol to a minor. Magnus then called out the Bayview Meat &...
Richmond one of seven U.S. cities awarded grant to revitalize neighborhoods

Richmond one of seven U.S. cities awarded grant to revitalize neighborhoods

Local neighborhood revitalization projects just got a boost after Richmond was named Wednesday as one of seven U.S. cities to win a $30,000 Love Your Block grant. Cities of Service, a coalition of 200 mayors...
Two arrested after spotted on tracks at Richmond BART station

First Contra Costa County resident with measles traveled between SF and Lafayette

The first case of measles in Contra Costa County since the statewide outbreak in December has prompted health officials to issue a warning to BART riders, who may have been exposed since the infected...
Murals to be unveiled at new Richmond incubator TopLine Thursday afternoon

Murals to be unveiled at new Richmond incubator TopLine Thursday afternoon

Two large murals designed by 18 teens from Richmond and San Pablo are set to be unveiled Thursday afternoon at Topline, the exciting new Richmond business accelerator program located in the Marina Bay neighborhood. The...
RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Richmond City Council remains divided on who should fill empty council seat

Richmond City Council remained split down the middle Tuesday night on who should fill the seventh council seat. Eighteen candidates are vying to fill the council seat left vacant after Tom Butt was elected as...
Suspect arrested in connection with Richmond armed break-ins

Richmond police release sketch of person of interest in Monday home invasion

Richmond police have released a sketch of a person of interest in connection with a home invasion Monday in the North & East neighborhood. The incident occurred at a home in the 600 block of...

Swimmer Missy Franklin takes the Plunge in her second recent West County visit

We're a little late on this story, but it turns out internationally renowned swimmer Missy Franklin visited the Richmond Plunge earlier this month. Franklin, who currently attends UC Berkeley, was accompanied by a large film...

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WCCUSD halts plan to transition Richmond schools to K-8s

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has put the brakes on a plan to phase out DeJean Middle School in Richmond and...

What should San Pablo’s slogan be in 2020?

Time for a game of ad lib. Fill in the blank: "San Pablo 2020: The Year of ____." At its meeting Monday, the San Pablo...
Armistice Brewing Company plans to expand taproom, beer garden

Richmond brewery launches comedy show

Another opportunity for live comedy is coming to Richmond. Armistice Brewing Company announced today it is planning to host its first "Barrel of Laughs...