Sunday, July 21, 2019

Richmond

Two injured in Richmond shootings Saturday night

Two injured in Richmond shootings Saturday night

Two people were injured in separate shootings in Richmond Saturday, bringing the total of victims of gunfire during the last week in Richmond and North Richmond to nine. A man who was shot in the...
Richmond's Catahoula Coffee to host 6th annual customer appreciation day on Sunday

Free coffee and fun! Catahoula Coffee Co. customer appreciation day is today

Richmond’s beloved artisan coffee roaster, Catahoula Coffee Co., is set to host its fifth annual Customer Appreciation Day today. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in a parking lot at...
Grieving family of murdered 19-year-old Richmond woman seeking financial assistance for funeral

Family of murdered 19-year-old Richmond woman needs help paying for funeral

The grieving family of Rusamie Ashly Phongphoumy, 19, a Kennedy High graduate who authorities say was killed by her ex-boyfriend in Oakland last weekend, is seeking financial support for funeral costs. Phongphoumy was stabbed to...
Two dead in shootings in Richmond, North Richmond

Two dead in shootings in Richmond, North Richmond

A 16-year-old boy was killed in North Richmond Friday night and a man in Richmond suffered the same fate less than an hour later in shootings that are not believed to be related, authorities...
BART's new train line to Oakland International Airport is set to open Nov. 22, in time for Thanksgiving, the transit agency announced Friday.

BART to Oakland airport connector set to open before Thanksgiving

BART’s new train line to Oakland International Airport is set to open Nov. 22, in time for Thanksgiving, the transit agency announced Friday. Driver-less trains will haul riders between Coliseum Station and Oakland International Airport...
A 19-year-old man was killed and 32-year-old man critically wounded in a shooting outside a small house party in Richmond early Friday, police said.

Shooting outside Richmond house party kills one man, critically injures another

A 19-year-old man was killed and a 32-year-old man critically wounded in a shooting outside a small house party in Richmond early Friday, police said. The gunfire followed an argument in the 2100 block of...
Richmond police respond to hot-prowl burglary, find boozed-up Goldilocks

Richmond police respond to burglary call, arrest boozed-up Goldilocks

Richmond police officers, believing they were about to encounter a burglar in the yard of a home near Kennedy High School early Friday, said they instead found a drunken neighbor who thought he was...

Free counseling session on Medicare open enrollment in Richmond Nov. 22

Locals seeking more information during the Medicare open enrollment period, which began Oct. 15 and ends Dec. 7, can attend a free counseling session in Richmond on Nov. 22. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.,...
Youth ages 7-14 invited to NBA FIT Clinic at EM Downer YMCA

Another swish for basketball camp sponsored by Nutiva and YMCA

So many kids and bouncing basketballs filled the EM Downer Family YMCA in Richmond on Thursday, one had to duck for cover every so often. But it was well worth it to watch local youths...
Bearcats capture 2014 City of Richmond 12U Flag Football championship

Stage set for City of Richmond Youth Flag Football’s final playoff round

The Richmond All-Stars defeated RPAL 18-0 on Oct. 29, earning a trip to the final playoff round of the City of Richmond's NFL Flag Football 12U division. The 6-1 Richmond All-Stars looked a bit thin...

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