Saturday, May 30, 2020

Richmond

Worker in San Pablo critically injured after fall; employer under Cal/OSHA investigation

Worker in San Pablo critically injured after fall; employer under Cal/OSHA investigation

A worker was critically injured after falling about 20 to 25 feet from a housing development in San Pablo on April 14, an incident that is now under investigation by the California Division of...
Iron Triangle's best parks for ages 0-5 rated by parents and mapped

Nonprofit so confident about state’s Elm Playlot inspection, same-day BBQ celebration planned

The California Department of Parks and Recreation on Friday is set to conduct its final inspection of Elm Playlot to ensure that a $1.94 million state grant set aside to build the vibrant Iron...

Mayor Butt asks whether ‘Don’t Lie’ billboard campaign in Richmond is public service or...

Richmond Mayor Tom Butt is seeking the public's opinion on a widespread "Don't Lie" billboard campaign in the city aiming to prevent the illegal straw purchases of firearms. His question: Are the billboards "public service...
RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Richmond voters encouraged to learn more about Measure U, the half-cent sales tax measure

Richmond voters will have multiple opportunities before the November election to learn more about Measure U, a half-cent sales tax measure. Here's the summary. Richmond City Council voted to place the sales tax hike on...
WCCUSD athletics: TCAL championship tournaments in four sports this week

WCCUSD athletics schedule for this week

The West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD) has released its weekly athletics schedule: (Click to enlarge schedules).
Catholic Charities of East Bay expands legal immigration services due to Obama's executive action

Catholic Charities of East Bay expands legal immigration services due to Obama’s executive action

The Catholic Charities of the East Bay, which has offices in Oakland, Richmond and Concord, has expanded its legal immigration services in Alameda and Contra Costa counties in response to an increase in demand...

Photos from the mock dirty bomb exercise in Richmond

Some local residents have asked for an update on that dirty bomb drill in Richmond on April 11 that involved more than 100 members of the California National Guard. The exercise indeed occurred at the ...
Locals encouraged to see powerful 'Freedom Change' at East Bay Center for Performing Arts

Locals encouraged to see powerful ‘Freedom Change’ at East Bay Center for Performing Arts

There are two more opportunities to see "Freedom Change," the powerful performance crafted by talented local artists as part of the Iron Voices Project. Shows will take place Friday and Saturday at the East Bay Center...
Crude-by-rail opponents set to march and rally in Richmond Saturday

Oil trains continue to run through Richmond after judge tosses lawsuit on technicality

Trains carrying highly volatile crude oil will continue to deliver to the Kinder Morgan rail terminal in Richmond after a judge on Friday dismissed a lawsuit by environmental groups seeking to halt the shipments...
LifeLong Urgent Care of San Pablo to expand hours due to demand

Urgent care center opens on Vale Road in San Pablo to fill void from...

One solution to the closing of Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo on Tuesday is the opening today of an urgent care center across the street from the hospital called LifeLong Medical Care. The nonprofit...

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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...