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Richmond's Alysa Liu, 16, retires from competitive skating

Richmond’s Alysa Liu, 16, retires from competitive skating

Richmond resident Alysa Liu, 16, announced in a social media post on Saturday that she is retiring from competitive ice skating after a phenomenal 11-year career. She's a 2022 Olympian and a bronze medalist in...
Pinole teacher celebrated at 49ers Foundation event

Teacher at Pinole school celebrated at 49ers Foundation event

A teacher at Stewart Elementary in Pinole who earned the honor of 49ers Teacher of the Game last fall was recently celebrated at the 49ers Foundation Golden Gateway Weekend in Monterey, presented by Chevron. Esmeralda...
San Pablo Baseball Association set for Opening Day at Davis Park

San Pablo Baseball Association set for Opening Day at Davis Park

The San Pablo Baseball Association will usher in its 70th year serving youth in West Contra Costa County on Opening Day at Davis Park this Saturday. The event starts at 10 a.m. for the first...
Richmond Little League set for Opening Day Parade and Ceremony

Richmond Little League set for Opening Day Parade and Ceremony

The Richmond Little League Opening Day Parade and Ceremony is headed for Nicholl Park this Sat., March 12, according to Coach Pablo Ramirez. The community is invited to come out and help the kids...
Richmond council approves renaming Nicholl Park field after Willie Mays

Richmond council approves renaming Nicholl Park field after Willie Mays

Richmond City Council on Tuesday approved a proposal to rename Baseball Diamond #2 at Nicholl Park after San Francisco Giants legend Willie Mays. "This is an excellent opportunity to recognize a hall of famer and...
Richmond council approves renaming Nicholl Park field after Willie Mays

Richmond baseball diamond may be renamed after Willie Mays

By Kathy Chouteau An effort is underway to rename Nicholl Park’s Baseball Diamond #2 in honor of Hall of Famer Willie Mays. A proposal by Councilmember Nat Bates included on the Richmond City Council’s March 1...
Richmond soccer star selected as U.S. Bank’s ‘Inspirational Athlete’

Richmond soccer star selected as U.S. Bank’s ‘Inspirational Athlete’

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond soccer player Yeison Sontay has been selected as U.S. Bank’s “Inspirational Athlete” of the week. The senior center back, who attends International Academy at Richmond High, came to the U.S. with his...
Richmond woman blazes trails in college basketball

Richmond woman blazes trails in college basketball

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond native Leticia “Moses/Mo” Oceguera became one of only four women nationwide to serve as head coach of a collegiate men's basketball team on Saturday when she stepped in to lead the...
Sign-ups begin for Boys & Girls Club's rec basketball league

Limited number of spectators allowed at indoor TCAL games

The Tri-County Athletic League has updated its COVID-19 safety policy to allow a limited number of spectators at indoor games, according to the West Contra Costa Unified School District (WCCUSD). Per the policy, each player...
Crystal Creamery honors Salesian's champion football team on milk cartons

Crystal Creamery honors Salesian’s champion football team on milk cartons

Crystal Creamery has been recognizing victorious California high school teams on its milk cartons since 2012. Today, the Modesto-based creamery announced that Salesian College Preparatory's Division VI champion football team is being honored on...

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Pinole Valley High homecoming parade to prompt road closures

Pinole Valley High homecoming parade to prompt road closures

The Pinole Valley High School Homecoming Parade will prompt road closures Friday afternoon. The parade will start at about 2 p.m. at Pinole Valley Park...
Richmond launches electric vehicle car share program

Richmond launches electric vehicle car share program

By Kathy Chouteau The City of Richmond Transportation Department and Charge Up Contra Costa launched an electric vehicle (EV) car share program operated by Miocar...
Richmond Little League sign-ups happening at RPAL Saturday

Richmond Little League & Girls Softball welcomes sign-ups for 2023

By Kathy Chouteau Richmond Little League Baseball & Girls Softball is welcoming sign-ups for the 2023 season at an event Sat., Oct. 1 from 1-3...