Sunday, August 18, 2019

Richmond

You might fall in love with cycling on Valentine’s Day

"Bike love" is in the air, according to Rich City RIDES. The nonprofit bicycle advocacy organization in Richmond is hosting a Valentine's Day group bike ride at the Richmond BART station. Folks are asked to...

Don’t miss RYSE film on UC Berkeley space lab

Richmond's RYSE Youth Center has put out another interesting documentary, and in this one we learn how stardust is captured from space and brought to a laboratory at the University of California at Berkeley. Youth...

Young Kennedy soccer team has bright future

Despite a 6-2 loss to St Mary's Monday that likely ended its season, the Kennedy boys soccer team is young, talented and looking forward to next year, Coach Harry Campbell said Wednesday. None of Kennedy's...
RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Richmond saving $100,000 as staffers use less paper

Richmond is saving $100,000 per year in office supplies because city employees are using less paper, according to Ofelia Alvarez, a buyer for the city. Last week, the Finance Standing Committee recommended the approval of...

Volunteers encouraged to plant trees in Richmond

Stop by the intersection of Humphrey Avenue and 34th Street Saturday morning to plant 15 trees in Richmond's North and East neighborhood. In his e-forum Tuesday, Councilman Tom Butt reminded us about the President's Day...

Detective’s love of motorcycles leads to racer bust

A Richmond police detective's love for motorcycle racing reportedly helped him crack a significant theft case last month that led to the arrest of an American Federation of Motorcycles racer. On Tuesday, Det. Cedric Tagorda ...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

TCAL basketball tourney brackets released

The brackets for the Tri County Athletic League varsity basketball tournament have been released. Click to expand the brackets. The tournament's first round takes place Friday, the second round Feb. 18, the third round is Feb....

Richmond org gets generous gift from Oakland office

A Richmond charity helping the Bay Area's homeless received a whopping 115 hygiene packets from an Oakland insurance brokerage firm that wanted to get more hands-on with its latest holiday charity effort. The Bay Area...

Kennedy High’s new science wing halfway done

Workers were nearly halfway finished with renovations of Kennedy High School's science wing as of Jan. 29. That's according to a progress report that will be presented to the West Contra Costa Unified School District...

Robbery victim in Richmond catches brake

A clumsy carjacker gave up on a heist last weekend because he could not figure out how to release the emergency brake, according to police. The robbery reportedly occurred in the 100 block of S...

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The massive Pacific Sail & Powerboat show came to Richmond's waterfront this past April, and it's already planning its return next year. The 2020 show...

District Attorney Diana Becton to speak at Richmond Public Library

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Richmond exhibition features Contra Costa College women artists

Richmond exhibition features Contra Costa College women artists

Contra Costa College women artists will be featured in a new art exhibition at Bridge ArtSpace, 23 Maine Ave. in Richmond. The exhibition, called "SERIES...