Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Richmond

Stockton, rather than Richmond, ends up with scrapped Google barge project

Google barge reportedly headed to Stockton, not Richmond

The Google barge would have been a sight to see at the Port of Richmond, but reports say the vessel's next home will be Stockton. The multi-story barge, which is not yet fully built, gained...
Hilltop Mall is good for clothes - and also kids - as it was honored Thursday for contributing to the Police Activities League last year.

Hilltop Mall honored for helping kids and cops

Hilltop Mall was honored Thursday for its support of the Richmond Police Athletic League last year, including hosting the Christmas "Shop with a Cop" event. The mall was honored at Richmond PAL's annual luncheon along...
Richmond adoption center says adorable 9-week-old puppy that was stolen has been found.

Richmond adoption center says puppy was stolen

A 9-week-old puppy was reportedly stolen from a Richmond adoption center last weekend. The Poodle/Retriever mix named Jamie was swiped Saturday from The Milo Foundation on S. Garrard Boulevard. The theft happened during a busy period...
Residents of Richmond's 'uninhabitable' Hacienda will soon relocate

Richmond public housing tenants to file complaint

Richmond public housing residents will file a complaint with the US Department of Housing and Urban Development about deplorable conditions at the Hacienda development, according to a report from the Center for Investigative Reporting. An...
The El Cerrito boys basketball team is headed to the North Coast Section Division III title game Saturday.

Salesian girls basketball team advances in NCS

The Salesian girls basketball team rolled past Middletown 61-17 Wednesday night to advance to the second round of the North Coast Section Division IV playoffs. The top-seeded Pride (25-5) opened with a 26-0 lead after...

25 Richmond high schoolers to get summer scholarships

The nonprofit For Richmond revealed on its blog today it will provide scholarships to 25 high school students in Richmond for summer programs on college campuses nationwide. In the next few months, For Richmond will...

Stockton mom charged for Hilltop crash

A 36-year-old Stockton mother is facing a felony vehicular manslaughter charge in connection with a deadly Hilltop area crash last week. Chanetta Flanagan, who is scheduled to be arraigned on the charges this afternoon, is...

Richmond driver’s ‘potpourri’ of illegal narcotics

A traffic stop in Richmond early Tuesday led to the seizure of "a veritable potpourri of illegal drugs," police Chief Chris Magnus said. Officers pulled over a car for a traffic violation on Richmond Parkway...

Dominique Romero, 19, determined to walk again

The West County Times gave us this hopeful update today on Dominique Romero, the 19-year-old Richmond resident who was paralyzed after being shot by a stray bullet that entered her home last year. Romero was...

Here’s why we are all being asked to conserve water

Just how dry are we right now? The National Weather Service in the Bay Area offered us insight today through infographs provided via Twitter. Two decent-size storms are coming late Wednesday and on Friday that could...

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Murder-suicide suspected in Parchester Village

Richmond police are investigating a murder-suicide in the Parchester Village neighborhood. Police responded to a home in the neighborhood just after 9 a.m. to conduct...
Private security systems help cops catch Top Gas robber

Private security systems help cops catch Top Gas robber

San Pablo police tracked down and arrested the suspect in a knife-point robbery at Top Gas on Rumrill Boulevard on Thursday, Aug. 6. Just before...
Tragic car accident shakes Kennedy community

Tragic car accident shakes Kennedy community

By Kathy Chouteau The Kennedy High Eagle community is mourning the loss of one of its students in a car accident that also caused serious...