Richmond families are invited to participate in the free Family Chess Night series at the Richmond Recreation Department, 3230 Macdonald Ave. The first Family Chess Night takes place Friday, Feb. 12, from 6 p.m. [...]
As an early graduate of Central High Robin (Reed) Poindexter has overcome many obstacles in her life to become successful as deputy fire marshal in Richmond.
Assemblymembers Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) and David Chiu (D-San Francisco), representing the California Latino Legislative Caucuses and the California Asian Pacific Islander (API) Legislative Caucus respectively, have joined community organizations to announce the final recipients of [...]
Courtesy of The Richmond Standard With storms expected to linger throughout the week, Contra Costa County officials are preparing for even more wet weather from January through March, when El Nino rains are anticipated. [...]
Courtesy of the Richmond Standard Salesian seniors Minyon Moore and Jordan Hobson have signed letters of intent to play for NCAA Division 1 basketball teams, the school announced Friday.
Courtesy of the Richmond Standard A Richmond baseball academy is raising funds to send local youth on an all-expense trip to Havana, Cuba next spring. This past weekend, more than 80 kids ages [...]
The holiday season is quickly approaching, and Downtown Richmond is getting ready for its annual Downtown Holiday Festival on Wednesday, Dec. 16 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., hosted by a partnership of Richmond Main [...]
In past years, the Bay Area Rescue Mission has provided hundreds of homeless and near homeless people with a traditional Thanksgiving meal complete with all the trimmings, including pumpkin pie.
Courtesy of the Richmond Standard Richmond Chief of Police Chris Magnus has accepted an offer to lead the police force of the City of Tucson. After a nationwide search, Magnus became one of [...]
Mary V. King, an Oakland native who was the first African American on the Alameda County Board of Supervisors and served as AC Transit general manager, died on Sunday at the age of 69.