Saturday, May 30, 2020

Richmond

Riggers Loft winery agrees to allow public use of restrooms, water fountain for Bay Trail users

Riggers Loft winery to allow public use of restrooms, water fountain for Bay Trail...

Bicyclists and pedestrians will have access to new bathrooms and water fountains along a section of San Francisco Bay Trail in Richmond after the Riggers Loft Wine Company agreed last week to open its...
This fall, the Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) in El Cerrito is offering a number of courses for youths and adults in acting and auditioning.

Contra Costa Civic Theatre offering acting and auditioning courses this fall

No need to act like you're acting. This fall, the Contra Costa Civic Theatre (CCCT) in El Cerrito is offering a number of courses for youths and adults in acting and auditioning. From Oct. 19 to...
Toddler discovered walking alone on Ohio Avenue in Richmond

Ex-Richmond cop claims his rejection of chief’s sexual advances led to firing

The Contra Costa Times reported new details Monday regarding allegations that Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus made sexual advances on a former employee. We first learned about the case over the weekend, when Chief Magnus...
Richmond suing Trump over sanctuary cities executive order

Proposed 45-day moratorium on rent increases and evictions in Richmond fails to move forward

A 45-day moratorium on rent increases and evictions in Richmond was pulled from consideration at Tuesday's City Council meeting after it was discovered the proposal would fall short of the six required votes on...
Data reported by the San Jose Mercury News examining the racial diversity of the Richmond Police Department (RPD) is inaccurate, an RPD official said.

Richmond deputy police chief disputes data on RPD racial diversity

Data reported by the San Jose Mercury News examining the racial diversity of the Richmond Police Department (RPD) is inaccurate, an RPD official said on KQED's Forum Thursday. Using U.S. Census Bureau 2010 American Community...
RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Community workshops to discuss Richmond’s future housing policies, including renters’ rights

As the debate over access to affordable housing in Richmond continues, the city is set to hold two community workshops this month to discuss and help shape the city's future housing policies, including the...
TCAL basketball, NCS soccer schedule for this week

This week in WCCUSD sports: volleyball, football, tennis, golf and cross country

Fans of West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) sports can expect a number of exciting matchups this week in football, volleyball, cross country and tennis.
Bicyclists injured in Richmond collisions Monday were riding illegally, police say

Bicyclists injured in Richmond collisions Monday were riding illegally, police say

Three people who were riding bicycles illegally in Richmond on Monday were struck by vehicles in two separate incidents that occurred within 90 minutes, police told the Contra Costa Times. In one incident about 5:45...
CHP investigating fatal shooting on Interstate 80 Saturday morning

Victim of fatal crash on I-80 on Easter morning ID’d as Thomas Weller, 24,...

The victim who was killed in a solo-crash on Interstate Highway 80 on Sunday has been identified by the Contra Costa County coroner's office as Thomas Michael Weller, 24, of Vallejo. Weller was driving a...
Salesian girls basketball coach named Coach of the Year

Salesian girls basketball coach named Coach of the Year

Steve Pezzola, head coach of the powerhouse Salesian College Preparatory girls basketball team, has been named the NorCal Preps Division IV Girls Basketball Coach of the Year. Pezzola led the team to a 28-4 record...

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CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS in Pinole offering no-cost drive-thru COVID-19 testing

CVS today expanded its COVID-19 test sites at CVS Pharmacy drive-thru locations, including at the location at 1617 Canyon Drive in Pinole. The self-swab tests...
$12.7M in state grants awarded to enhance two Richmond parks

Pogo Park presents park expansion plan to Richmond City Council

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond City Council received a presentation May 26 from Pogo Park Executive Director Toody Maher about the organization’s plans for using...
Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

Richmond man, 20, drowns in Lake Berryessa

A 20-year-old Richmond man drowned in Lake Berryessa Wednesday evening, according to the Napa Valley Register. The body of Christopher Ricardo Terlesky was found shortly...