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GoFundMe aims to suppor Richmond high school soccer program

GoFundMe launched to support Cal Prep soccer program

The head coach of the Aspire California College Preparatory in Richmond (Cal Prep) has launched a GoFundMe to fund uniforms, equipment and other program necessecities.  The cost for soccer uniforms and equipment is becoming increasingly...
Kaiser Richmond Sports Medicine facility renovated, expanded

Kaiser Richmond Sports Medicine facility renovated and expanded

The Kaiser Permanente Sports Medicine facility at the Richmond Medical Center is now better equipped to treat local athletes following a recently completed renovation and expansion, the hospital recently reported. The facility features a new...
Chevron STEM event hits home with Junior Giants at Willie Mays Field

Chevron STEM event hits home with Junior Giants at Willie Mays Field

By Kathy Chouteau The Willie Mays Field at Nicholl Park was alight with the smiling faces of Junior Giants players Tues., Oct. 25, when the team gathered for a Chevron Richmond STEM event that drove...
Raiders, 49ers host most expensive game experiences in NFL, study says

Raiders, 49ers host most expensive game experiences in NFL, study says

Las Vegas Raiders games at Allegiant Stadium and San Francisco 49ers games at Levi's Stadium are on average the two most expensive NFL game experiences in the NFL, when you take into account average...
Richmond's 'School of Baseball' invites youth players to hone skills

Richmond’s upcoming ‘School of Baseball’ invites youth to hone skills

The Richmond Police Activities League and Richmond Little League Baseball & Girls Softball are partnering to hold their 3rd Annual School of Baseball (and Softball) at Nicholl Park. The event will provide youth players will...
San Pablo's pioneering Lady A's 'fearless and focused'

San Pablo’s pioneering Lady A’s ‘fearless and focused’

By Mike Kinney The Standard recently caught up with San Pablo Baseball Association (SPBA) President Andre L. Williams, Sr., to learn more about the city's first-ever girls hardball team. As we recently reported, the SPBA is...
New all-girl's baseball team in San Pablo seeks players

New all-girl’s baseball team forms in San Pablo

A new baseball team in San Pablo is unique in that it is girls-only, a first for the city, according to Andre Williams Sr., president of the San Pablo Baseball Association. Players ages 8 to...
Richmond native Sande French inducted into Black Tennis Hall of Fame

Richmond native Sande French inducted into Black Tennis Hall of Fame

By Mike Kinney When she was 8 years old, Sande French’s little brother Don gave her a globe for Christmas. Every night, she would spin it, then dream about the place where her finger would...
49ers visit Richmond nonprofit to announce social justice grant partnership

49ers announce RYSE Center as social justice grant recipient

San Francisco 49ers lineman Spencer Burford (No. 71) and linebackers Azeez Al-Shaair (No. 51) and Marcelino McCrary-Ball (No. 40) stopped by the RYSE Center in Richmond on Tuesday, Sept. 13, to help cement a social...
Canadian Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame

Nat Bates’ 1952 team inducted into Saskatchewan Baseball Hall of Fame

By Mike Kinney Richmond City Councilmember Nat Bates won't soon forget those precious moments playing professional baseball in Canada 70 years ago, when he and his teammates, several of whom were also from Richmond, were...

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Person suffers serious injuries in Richmond Parkway crash

A person suffered serious injuries in a two-vehicle crash on Richmond Parkway early Tuesday that caused one of the vehicles to roll over multiple...
Pinole police search for French Bulldog after home invasion robbery

French Bulldog stolen in armed home invasion robbery in Pinole

Three suspects were arrested in connection with an armed home invasion robbery in Pinole last week during which a pet French Bulldog named Chanel...
Richmond Promise celebrates 400 new college-bound scholars

Richmond Promise looking to hire director of development

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Promise, an organization that aims to build a culture of degree and certificate attainment in Richmond, is looking to hire a...