Tuesday, August 11, 2020

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Richmond shop offers sports apparel and barbecue

Richmond shop offers sports apparel and barbecue

By Mike Kinney There are several reasons to be a fan of KD "Big Bites" Sports Ware in Richmond. For one, you can find the jersey of your favorite team at an affordable price. Also, we...
De Anza Dons capture first NCS basketball title in 31 years

De Anza Dons capture first NCS basketball title in 31 years

For the first time in 31 years, the De Anza High boys basketball team is a North Coast Section champion. On Saturday, the No. 2-seeded Dons defeated No. 5 Alameda 57-48 to cap the Division...
Kennedy High star TE Jermaine Terry commits to Cal

Kennedy High star TE Jermaine Terry commits to Cal

He had two dozen offers from some of the best football colleges in the country. In the end, Jermaine Terry II, a star as both an athlete and student at Kennedy High, opted to...
Marina Bay tennis courts to score some love

Richmond’s Marina Bay tennis courts to score some love

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond’s Marina Bay Tennis Courts will soon be resurfaced. The Richmond City Council voted Tuesday to approve a contract that will encompass the revamping of the city’s Marina Bay Tennis Courts located...
Richmond ‘ninja gym’ to host President’s week, spring break camps

Richmond ‘ninja gym’ to host President’s week, spring break camps

By Kathy Chouteau Parents of budding ninjas will want to check out the latest offerings from Richmond’s resident ninja gym, Traverse Fitness. During President’s Week—Feb. 17-21—and also during Spring Break—Mar. 30 to Apr. 3 and Apr....
San Pablo Reservoir reopens for 2020 season

Time to fish! San Pablo Reservoir reopens for the season today

The San Pablo Reservoir reopened for the 20202 season today. That's great news for people who love to fish, as Rocky Mountain Recreation Company, which manages the area, arranged for 8,000 pounds of trout to...

Former Oakland A’s great Mike Norris joins San Pablo Baseball Association

Former Oakland A's pitching great Mike Norris is all too familiar with the highs and lows of being a famous professional athlete. While he won the Golden Glove award twice and was runner-up for...

Richmond’s Alysa Liu repeats as U.S. Figure Skating champion

Richmond resident Alysa Liu, 14, became the youngest figure skater to win back-to-back U.S. titles Friday night. Last year, she became the youngest ever at age 13 to win the U.S. title. Liu continued her record-setting...

Last call to play ball with Richmond Little League

Richmond Little League Baseball and Girls Softball (RLLBB) has announced a "last call" for signups this season. Registration occurs Mondays through Fridays from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Richmond Police Activities League, 2200...

James Akinjo commits to Arizona

Arizona Wildcats fans welcomed the new year with exciting news. James Akinjo, a Salesian College Prep alum from Richmond who was the 2019 Big East Freshman of the year as a point guard at Georgetown...

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Blue Sky Sports to close after 40 years in Pinole

Blue Sky Sports to close after four decades in Pinole

By Mike Kinney Blue Sky Sports, the legendary local sporting goods store that's been operating in Pinole for four decades, is set to close in...
Census takers set to visit nonresponding households

Census takers set to visit nonresponding households

By Kathy Chouteau Households who haven’t responded to the 2020 Census can expect a knock on their door in the coming weeks. Starting today, census...

Richmond police investigating fatal shooting on Chanslor Avenue

A 50-year-old man was killed and a 46-year-old woman injured in a shooting in Richmond on Sunday, police said. Officers responded to a ShotSputter gun...