Saturday, May 30, 2020

Richmond

Stanley Roberts' 'People Behaving Badly' films carpool violations in West County

Stanley Roberts’ ‘People Behaving Badly’ films carpool violations in West County

Stanley Roberts' popular 'People Behaving Badly' segment recently returned to West County for a segment on carpool violations along Interstate Highway 80 in West Contra Costa County. Such violations are so bad along the corridor,...
El Cerrito police say woman gave sister's name upon arrest

El Cerrito police still searching for groper, but successfully bust alleged public masturbator

El Cerrito police responded last week to two rather indecent reports, including the groping of a woman along the BART path and a separate incident involving a man who masturbated in public. On Friday about...

Man shot multiple times in Hilltop area Friday afternoon

A man was shot multiple times in Richmond this afternoon, police said. The shooting was reported about 2:45 p.m.  in the 3000 block of Groom Drive (location on the map below). A resident in the area...
Kennedy star Ernie Timoteo signs letter of intent to play for Sacramento State

Kennedy High star Ernie Timoteo makes list for top East Bay football players

Kennedy High running back Ernie Timoteo appeared on a CalHighSports.com list on Tuesday naming the East Bay's best football players. The senior, who was reportedly offered a scholarship to play for UC Berkeley, was predicted...
Rent control proposal likely to fail after councilmember changes heart

Landlord’s notice of 20-percent rent increase sparks rent control debate in Richmond

Tenants of two apartment buildings on Bissell Avenue in Richmond are expected to announce on Wednesday a partial rent strike in response to their landlord's notice of a 20-percent increase in their rent. The tenants,...
Eleven people were injured when an AC Transit bus crashed into a home Friday night following a collision with a fleeing stolen vehicle.

Eleven injured in Richmond Friday night following collision between bus and stolen car

Eleven people suffered non-life threatening injuries when an AC Transit bus crashed into a Richmond home Friday night following a collision with a fleeing stolen vehicle. A 3-month-old boy who was inside the severely damaged...
Job seekers encouraged to attend career expo at Richmond Memorial Convention Center Sept. 30

Contra Costa College Career Day seeks to put local job seekers to work

Job seekers will have a chance to get connected to multiple opportunities at Contra Costa College's Career Day on April 29. The free event, which is open to the public, will run from 10 a.m....

Locally grown Green Day makes ‘triumphant’ return to stage before Rock Hall of Fame...

A couple of West Contra Costa Unified School District alums are in Cleveland to be officially crowned as rock legends on Saturday, and they proved Thursday they haven't lost a step. Green Day, whose singer...
On Tuesday, video posted on YouTube claimed to show how the quake shook a home in Richmond

Video footage of Sunday’s earthquake rattling Richmond home

By now Bay Area residents have seen dozens of video footage of the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Napa County early Sunday. On Tuesday, video posted on YouTube claimed to show how the quake shook...
Mayor Butt calls Richmond's logo 'incredibly ugly'

Mayor Butt calls Richmond’s logo ‘incredibly ugly’

Mayor Tom Butt is not a fan of the City of Richmond's current logo, even after reading council meeting minutes from 1977 to learn what it's supposed to represent. Mayor Butt told San Francisco Chronicle...

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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...