Sunday, March 7, 2021

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Kennedy High boys soccer team inspires in NorCal title run

Kennedy High boys soccer team inspires in NorCal title run

While their team bus blew a tire prior to Saturday's game, nothing could stop the Kennedy High community from feeling pumped up about the Eagles' soccer season. On Saturday, the boys soccer team played in...
San Pablo Cowboys Football & Cheer registration set to open

San Pablo Cowboys Football & Cheer registration set to open

By Colette Wright  The San Pablo Cowboys Football & Cheer Youth Association is inviting families to register for the upcoming season starting this month. The program is open to children ages 5-14. Football early registration is...
Richmond Little League Opening Day Parade set for Saturday

Richmond Little League Opening Day Parade set for Saturday

In Little League, you can't officially shout "play ball" before the season opener without having a proper parade. That's exactly what will happen this Saturday, March 7, for Richmond Little League Baseball and Girl's...
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...

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Student-athlete advocates get the ‘W’ as California allows youth sports to resume

Both indoor and outdoor youth sports now able to resume in California

Student-athlete advocates who successfully lobbied to allow outdoor youth sports to resume in California have more reason to celebrate after health officials updated their...
Richmond Museum of History and Culture launches educational film series

Richmond Museum of History and Culture launches must-see film series

By Kathy Chouteau Did you know Tupac Shakur recorded music at Richmond’s Starlight Recording Studio early in his career? Or how about that Henry J....
Richmond Promise to honor fourth class of Scholars

Richmond Promise application deadline is March 14

By Kathy Chouteau The Richmond Promise Scholarship application deadline is March 14, 2021. By applying for a Richmond Promise Scholarship, students can receive $1,500—renewable for up...