Saturday, June 15, 2019

Richmond

The suspect wanted for the vicious beating and carjacking of an 89-year-old woman in El Cerrito Sunday was arrested Wednesday in Oakland.

Man accused of beating up, carjacking 89-year-old woman in El Cerrito arrested

The suspect wanted for the vicious beating and carjacking of an 89-year-old woman in El Cerrito last weekend was arrested Wednesday in Oakland after a resident tipped off authorities. Terrance Hardy, a 28-year-old parolee, was...
Richmond residents are encouraged to watch one of their neighbor's appearance later this month on The Price is Right on CBS.

Richmond resident to appear on CBS’ The Price is Right later this month

Richmond residents are encouraged to watch one of their neighbor's appearance later this month on The Price is Right on CBS. Officials with the popular game show alerted us Tuesday that Richmond resident Carlos Salazar...
A proposal to install a new Jack in the Box restaurant at the Richmond Shopping Center was unanimously approved Wednesday by the city's Design Review Board.

Proposal for a new Jack in the Box in Richmond set for a public...

We've got an update on the proposal to add a new Jack in the Box restaurant in downtown Richmond. The proposal is slated to go before the city's Design Review Board at its June 25...
Surging Seas, an interactive online tool, has damning data to share about Richmond, Calif.

Interactive mapping tool shows which Richmond areas are vulnerable to rising sea levels

Surging Seas, an interactive online tool that examines how predicted sea level rises and coastal flooding could affect U.S. coastal areas, has damning data to share about Richmond, Calif. We learned this from a story...
Ex-Richmond cop claims his rejection of chief's sexual advances led to firing

Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus to discuss his innovative community policing strategy

Richmond Police Chief Chris Magnus, known nationwide for his innovative approach to community policing and creating culture that is sensitive to the needs of local residents, will discuss his strategies at the Richmond Public...
Richmond mayor faces heat for lobbying for Cuban Five in Washington D.C. rather than Hacienda residents

Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin’s association with Ecuador’s U.S. PR firm raises questions

When Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin visited the jungles of Ecuador on what she described as a fact-finding mission recently, all her travel expenses were paid by the Ecuadorian government through a New York public...
Community View: Illegal dumping along section of Richmond Greenway 'out of control'

Councilman Butt: Richmond Ferry prospect ‘about to hit the fast track’

(This post was first published on Councilman Tom Butt's e-forum Wednesday morning). by Councilman Tom Butt, After years of wondering, it appears that the prospect of a Richmond Ferry is about to hit the fast track....
The suspect wanted for the vicious beating and carjacking of an 89-year-old woman in El Cerrito Sunday was arrested Wednesday in Oakland.

El Cerrito police hunting for man who beat up, carjacked 89-year-old woman

El Cerrito police are hunting for a man who reportedly punched an 89-year-old woman during a carjacking last weekend outside a CVS store on San Pablo Avenue. Police responded about 1:55 p.m. Sunday to the...
Kamala Harris’ office clarifies letter about EIR for Chevron Richmond refinery modernization.

Kamala Harris’ office clarifies letter about EIR for Chevron Richmond refinery modernization

A spokesperson for Attorney General Kamala Harris released a statement Tuesday afternoon clarifying Harris' position on the environmental review process for the Chevron Richmond refinery modernization project. “Our office met with Chevron and city officials...
A woman accused of abducting her three children from their father's San Pablo home, prompting a statewide Amber Alert, was arrested on suspicion of killing the father.

Slain San Pablo man’s three children found safe in Richmond; mom arrested

A woman accused of abducting her three children from their father's San Pablo home, prompting a statewide Amber Alert Monday, has been arrested on suspicion of killing the father. San Pablo police located Alicia Ortez,...

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Red Bay Coffee celebrates grand opening

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Contra Costa County food pantry open to all students

Contra Costa College food pantry open to all students

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New Ace Hardware store to open in Pinole

New Ace Hardware store to open in Pinole

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