Courtesy of Richmond Standard For decades, an historic mural capturing Richmond’s pre-WWII days was thought to have been lost and possibly gone forever. But earlier this month, the “Richmond: The Industrial City” [...]
Assemblymember Tony Thurmond (D-Richmond) has announced the passage of AB 768, a law that will prohibit the use or possession of smokeless tobacco products in California’s five professional baseball stadiums.
For some students, high school can be a scary place. But it has been a new adventure full of experiences, opportunities and knowledge for Mya Moreno, Morgan Lawson, and Bianca Camello, students at Salesian [...]
Courtesy of Richmond Standard The community is rallying in support of a beloved veteran teacher at Richmond High who was recently diagnosed with terminal cancer. Zach Shrieve, who also coaches the Contra Costa [...]
Pastor Michael McBride has been appointed to serve on the President’s Advisory Council on Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, designed to bring together faith and neighborhood leaders and experts.
The Office of the Mayor Tom Butt, in conjunction with RichmondWORKS and Assemblymember Tony Thurmond, will be hosting a Jobs and Career Expo on 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 30 at the Richmond [...]
Courtesy of the Richmond Standard A Richmond native is running for president and using hip hop music as his platform to send a message to voters, starting with a song slamming Republican candidate Donald [...]
Snoop Dogg Visited Richmond on Saturday, Sept. 12 to meet with the Richmond Steelers at Kennedy High School. The Richmond team joined the Snoop Youth Football League (SYFL) earlier this year. Founded by Snoop [...]
Parents, students and interested stakeholders are invited to attend community meetings to give input on school facilities, to help guide future construction decisions, officials from the West Contra Costa Unified School District announced this week.
The Richmond Standard A famous former Los Angeles cocaine kingpin headed to Richmond this past weekend to play softball — and also to apologize to local residents for his part in helping to [...]