Tuesday, February 18, 2020


Bringing together the views of the Richmond community, from our mayor to the police department. Browse news articles related to community news below.

The real Richmond: Sylvester Greenwood

In case you haven't heard, Rodney "Alamo" Brown published a 104-page book in November highlighting the many positive characters who have colored Richmond's history. The book, "If My Eyes Could Rewind: The Real Richmond, California...
Community View: Illegal dumping along section of Richmond Greenway 'out of control'

It’s your turn to talk, Richmond

Your chance to be heard is right here and now, Richmond. Community members are encouraged to submit opinions and views on Richmond-related topics for the Richmond Standard's Community Views section. The section is where residents, merchants...

Chilling statement from planning commissioner

What a planning commissioner declared about Richmond last month was downright cold. “We need more ice cream in town,” Ben Choi, vice chair of the planning commission, brazenly stated at a planning commission hearing. The remark...

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Local student’s artwork featured in national children's magazine

Local student’s artwork featured in national children’s magazine

By Kathy Chouteau Alice Dangler, 7,  a second-grader at Mira Vista Elementary in Richmond, had the purr-fect answer to Spider Magazine’s recent call for cat...
WCCUSD superintendent: District to negotiate $22M in cuts with unions

WCCUSD superintendent: District to negotiate $22M in cuts with unions

West Contra Costa Unified School District Superintendent Matthew Duffy recently released this update about how the school district is addressing a $47.8 million budget...
Local real estate couple aims to demystify process for first-time buyers

Real estate couple holding first-time homebuyer seminar

A local couple known as a dynamic duo in real estate are helping to demystify the home purchasing process for first-time buyers, including members...