Sunday, May 26, 2019

Richmond

A man was shot in the stomach during what police believe was an attempted robbery on Fifth Street in Richmond, Calif. Wednesday afternoon, police said.

Man shot in stomach in Richmond during apparent attempted robbery

A man was shot in the stomach during what police believe was an attempted robbery on Fifth Street in Richmond, Calif. Tuesday afternoon, police said. The shooting was reported about 4:20 p.m. in the 500...
One of two men who died Friday during a bridge construction accident in Winters, Calif. was identified as Richmond resident Glenn Hodgson, 49.

Richmond man ID’d as one of two victims of deadly construction accident in Winters

One of two men who died Friday during a bridge construction accident in Winters, Calif. was identified as Richmond resident Glenn Hodgson, 49. Hodgson along with Marcus Zane Powell, 25, of Los Gatos were reportedly...
Star swimmer Missy Franklin hung out with the students of Bayview Elementary School in San Pablo during recess Tuesday.

Olympic champion Missy Franklin stops by San Pablo elementary school during recess

Star swimmer Missy Franklin hung out with the students of Bayview Elementary School in San Pablo during recess Tuesday. Franklin came with Playworks, a national nonprofit that provide healthy, fun and productive recesses at schools...
New York startup Blue Apron is adding 400 full-time employees at its fulfillment center in Richmond.

New York’s Blue Apron adding 400 full-time jobs at Richmond facility

The nonprofit For Richmond reported a promising story for local residents today: New York startup Blue Apron is adding 400 full-time employees at its fulfillment center in Richmond. Blue Apron delivers fresh, pre-measured food ingredients...
Urban Remedy Inc., producer of healthy organic snacks, is moving its headquarters from San Rafael to Point Richmond.

Urban Remedy, maker of healthy organic snacks and juices, opening Point Richmond facility

Urban Remedy Inc., a company that produces certified-organic, vegan, raw and ready-to-eat meals, snacks and premium juices, is moving its headquarters from San Rafael to Point Richmond, the company told the Richmond Standard on...

Richmond police blotter for Beat 7 in May: prostitution stings, traffic busts, taco truck...

The shooting of a pit bull, a couple of prostitution stings and an operation targeting drivers who failed to yield to pedestrians at crosswalks were among last month's significant police incidents within the Richmond...
More than 20 local kids who had reportedly never gone fishing before were treated to a fishing excursion at San Pablo Reservoir last weekend.

Local kids learn life skills through fishing at first ‘Cast and Catch’ Fishing Derby

More than 20 local kids who had reportedly never gone fishing before were brought to the San Pablo Reservoir last weekend for their first lesson as part of the first annual "Cast and Catch"...
In order to catch the criminals who often use rentals for getaway cars, undercover officers in Richmond use Enterprise Holdings rental cars.

Like criminals, Richmond’s undercover cops also use rental cars to remain incognito

Criminals are known to drive rental cars when committing crimes as a way to elude police. What they might not know is that their rental car could very well have come from the same lot...
A Richmond resident is being heralded by police for calling 911 after spotting a suspicious car in the driveway of a neighbor's house.

Police praise Richmond neighbor for calling 911 about suspicious vehicle

A Richmond resident is being heralded by police for calling 911 last weekend after spotting a suspicious car in the driveway of a neighbor's house, leading to the arrest of two men. The incident was...
Community View: Illegal dumping along section of Richmond Greenway 'out of control'

Greg Feere: Chevron Richmond modernization will boost worker safety, protect environment

by Greg Feere, CEO for the Contra Costa Building and Construction Trades Council Contra Costa Building Trades Unions and the Richmond community have a long history of working together to provide local jobs for residents...

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San Pablo police to fine vehicles parked in yards

San Pablo police are asking that all vehicles parked on lawns and yards of homes in the city, including boats and motor homes, be...
Richmond to celebrate diversity throughout June

Richmond to celebrate diversity throughout June

At the bustling Richmond Ferry terminal on Friday came important reminders that June is Diversity Celebration Month in the city. And this year, the...

Jelly’s Place holding adoption event at Pet Food Express

Meet local dogs and dogs from Slaughterhouse Survivors this Saturday at Pet Food Express - Pinole (1430 Fitzgerald Dr, Pinole, CA 94564) from 10 a.m....