Friday, December 6, 2019

Richmond

WCCUSD sports schedule for this week includes postseason volleyball, football

Pink Panthers, ACE and Camaleones prevail in Adult League volleyball

Playoffs take place next week in the City of Richmond's Adult Volleyball League, but first check out the results of this past week's games. Fresh off a victory over Camaleones last week, Richmond Recreation had...
An Oakland A's player will throw out the ceremonial first pitch May 31 to christen the renovated Martin Luther King Jr. Park baseball field in Richmond.

Ceremonial first pitch for Martin Luther King Jr. Park ball field set for May...

A yet to be named member of the Oakland A’s organization will throw out the ceremonial first pitch May 31 to christen the renovated Martin Luther King Jr. Park baseball field in Richmond. The renovation...
Richmond small business owners have an opportunity in two weeks to learn how to grow their company through technology and apps.

Richmond small business owners can learn about tech tools, apps for just $5

Richmond small business owners have an opportunity in two weeks to learn how to grow their company through tech tools such as apps. A Business Bites workshop on June 5 at the East Bay Center...
A Richmond, Calif. man led police on a somewhat lengthy vehicle pursuit Thursday night. The reason for the pursuit is downright hilarious.

Driver leads Richmond police on pursuit in order to drop off groceries to wife

A Richmond, Calif. man led police on a mile-long vehicle pursuit Thursday night that ended at his home, where he told officers he wanted to drop off groceries to his wife before heading to...
City Manager Bill Lindsay discusses latest strategy for Richmond Bay Campus

UC Berkeley: Richmond Bay Campus takes major step forward

Ambitious plans to build a major research facility on Richmond's waterfront took a significant step forward last week after the UC Board of Regents signed off on a proposal to expand collaborations between UC...
Community View: Illegal dumping along section of Richmond Greenway 'out of control'

Richmond council offers (mostly civil) debate on eminent domain plan

On Tuesday, Richmond City Council for once engaged in a healthy debate about an important subject facing the city. The debate came before a council decision on whether the city should renew its agreement with...
The Richmond Police Department will soon release the first of six “virtual ride alongs" on YouTube.

Richmond police will soon unveil series of ‘virtual ride-alongs’

The Richmond Police Department will soon release the first of six “virtual ride alongs" on YouTube that will allow residents to follow the department’s officers as they work their shifts. A total of six "pictorial"...
100-percent of this Richmond school's graduates headed to college

Local seniors to cap off high school careers; graduation dates, times, locations

Graduation is just around the corner for high school seniors in the Richmond area, and we're betting senioritis has reached its peak. Because of that, the Richmond Standard feels it is important to remind our...
Google has selected Richmond's Pogo Park as a top 10 finalist to receive grant money from the company's Bay Area Impact Challenge.

Google picks Richmond’s Pogo Park as finalist for major grant

Google has selected Richmond's Pogo Park as a top 10 finalist to receive grant money from the company's Bay Area Impact Challenge, meaning the beloved local nonprofit could net either $250,000 or $500,000 depending...

Kiwanis awards dinner to honor Richmond cop, firefighter, and volunteer

Mark it on your calendar: The Kiwanis Club of Richmond's big annual event, the City of Richmond's Public Safety Awards Dinner, will take place June 27. Tickets for the dinner can be purchased at kiwanisrichmond.org....

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