Sunday, February 23, 2020

Richmond

Kirk Cameron bringing marriage tour back to Hilltop Community Church

Kirk Cameron sends video message to Richmond

In a new YouTube video, Kirk Cameron sounds excited to "finally" bring his Love Worth Fighting tour to the West Coast on Thursday. The actor best known for playing Mike Seaver in the 1980s sitcom...

Series of Craigslist.com robberies in Richmond

Richmond police Chief Chris Magnus has warned residents about a series of robberies involving Craigslist.com transactions. "The typical scenario: a victim is invited to exchange goods for cash at a location, and then the victim...

Richmond soccer headed to TCAL title game

Sometimes winning can be just as painful as losing. Despite defeating Pinole Valley 3-1 on Wednesday to reach the Tri County Athletic League tournament championship game, the Richmond boys varsity soccer team has become plagued...
RPD's summer crime prevention fair Saturday offers food, fun and signatures for fix-it tickets

Richmond’s mayor will run for city council

The West Count Times has some big scoops about the upcoming elections, including that termed out Mayor Gayle McLaughlin will run for a City Council seat in November and that a Richmond Progressive Alliance...

Richmond police hunting for shooting suspect

Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 20-year-old man wanted in connection with a shooting and robbery in Richmond on Feb. 6. A felony warrant has been issued for the arrest of Kelvin...
Coroner's Jury finds Martinez Jail inmate died of natural causes

Richmond jail cell flooded after attempted suicide

Extensive damage was sustained to a Richmond jail cell Wednesday afternoon after a female inmate who tried to hang herself damaged the sprinkler heads and flooded the cell, police said. The unidentified woman, who had...

Neighbors mourn victim of 23rd Street house fire

The man who died in a single-alarm house fire in Richmond Wednesday night was described by neighbors as a kind person who was physically disabled. The fire broke out about 5:30 p.m. in a residential...

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...

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Richmond community gathers to mourn 4-year-old Heitor

Richmond community gathers to mourn 4-year-old Heitor

By Mike Kinney Dozens of solemn community members gathered on Coalinga Avenue in Richmond today to comfort a grieving family. The vigil was held in memory...
Richmond synagogue invites community to Purim Carnival

Richmond synagogue invites community to Purim Carnival

By Colette Wright Put on your best costume and break out your noisemakers in honor of Temple Beth Hillel’s festive Purium Carnival. On Sunday, March 8...
Become a Richmond Promise mentor

Become a Richmond Promise mentor

 By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Promise is on the lookout for volunteer mentors for its 2020-2021 cohort of scholars. The organization that provides funding and guidance...