Thursday, September 19, 2019

Richmond

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying two persons of interest in a brazen double shooting Tuesday in a parking lot near the Richmond Target store.

Police need help identifying persons of interest in shooting near Target

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying two persons of interest in a brazen double shooting Tuesday in a parking lot near the Richmond Target store. Investigators have released images captured from a surveillance...
Richmond's Point Molate Beach Park will have a grand opening April 19

Don’t forget! Point Molate Beach Park grand opening on Saturday

The grand opening for Point Molate Beach Park is Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The park has been open since October after being closed for more than a decade due to budget constraints....
Chevron Richmond’s donation of a mile-long stretch of shoreline to support the Bay Trail was lauded as an historic event resulting from a successful public-private partnership.

Chevron Richmond lauded for donating land to SF Bay Trail

Chevron Richmond’s donation of a mile-long stretch of coastline to extend the San Francisco Bay Trail was lauded Wednesday as a historic event that resulted from a crucial public-private partnership. Chevron Richmond has donated the...

Victims of shooting in parking lot near Richmond Target expected to survive

Both victims of a broad-daylight shooting in the Target store parking lot in Richmond on Tuesday - including a 17-year-old boy - are expected to survive, police said Wednesday. Police were searching for surveillance footage...
The stunning ballerina who seen posing for photos in Nicholl Park last week is scheduled for another photo shoot at a local elementary school.

A gorgeous ballerina is dancing through Richmond

You weren't dreaming, Richmond. Despite how surreal it might have looked, the stunning ballerina seen posing for photos in Nicholl Park last week is real, and apparently she's scheduled for another photo shoot at a...

Despite burglary uptick, Parchester Village seeing the (LED) light

Some Parchester Village residents say poor lighting on Giant Road could be blamed for a recent rash of residential burglaries in their neighborhood. At least seven burglaries have been reported in recent months in the...
Richmond police say 30-year-old Melinda Gaffney has turned herself into police. She is the suspect in a fatal shooting of 16-year-old Terrance Forks in Richmond last week.

Suspect in killing of 16-year-old Terrance Forks turns self in

Melinda Gaffney, the suspect in last week's fatal shooting of 16-year-old Terrance Forks near the Crescent Park Apartments complex in Richmond, reportedly turned herself into police in San Francisco on Monday. "Gaffney will be transferred...
You'll be shocked to learn that middle and high school students were responsible for the exhibition currently on display at the Richmond Art Center.

Richmond Art Center showing mature works by young artists

If you can believe it, the artworks displayed on this page are not from a major-city museum. They were created by local middle and high school students and can currently be viewed at the Richmond...

Parchester Village playground and park chosen for rebuild

The community park and playground in Richmond's Parchester Village neighborhood will undergo a major remodeling, according city officials. Berkeley-based children's shoe company Livie & Luca and the City of Richmond recently selected the fields at...
Toddler discovered walking alone on Ohio Avenue in Richmond

Witness thwarts driver’s attempt to flee Richmond crash scene

A San Rafael woman accused of crashing into two parked cars before fleeing the scene in Richmond on Saturday afternoon was arrested shortly after on suspicion of driving under the influence of prescription pills,...

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Oakland PD veteran achieving Subway dream in Richmond

A love for tuna sandwiches helped turn a veteran at the Oakland Police Department into an up-and-coming entrepreneur in Richmond. On Friday, Sept. 13, Kiesha...

Orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training in San Pablo on Sept. 25 

Job seekers are encouraged to attend an orientation for free HazWOPER 40 training on Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 3 p.m. The orientation will take place...

Lyft driver escapes armed kidnapper

A man has been charged with kidnapping a Lyft driver at gunpoint, but his plan was foiled by an apparent need for snacks, according...