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 [...]
Chevron U.S.A. Inc. today announced the launch of its 2015 Fuel Your School program, an innovative collaboration with DonorsChoose.org, an online organization that makes it easy for anyone to help students in need, in Alameda [...]
A lot of building goes on in woodshop teacher James Henderson’s classroom at Kennedy High, and not just chairs, benches and library shelves. The award-winning teacher also helps his students build character and careers [...]
The national 2015 AAU Track and Field championships are over, and sprinter Marcell Anderson has begun his training and conditioning ritual before his spikes can cool off.
By Alamo Brown One of the most wonderful things about Soulful Softball Sundays at Nichol Park in Richmond at 2 p.m. is that we are able to get the blessings of our families.
The vote to contribute $10 million for the expansion of a Contra Costa County jail unexpectedly failed to garner enough support from the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, hampering Sheriff David Livingston’s application for [...]
Courtesy of Richmond Standard Congressman Mark DeSaulnier is urging the Federal Railroad Administration to enact regulations requiring that train cars carrying coal or petroleum coke products through Contra Costa County be covered.
Courtesy of Richmond Standard With additional warehouse and distribution companies moving into Richmond, it is becoming increasingly important to ensure West County residents are job ready. Local job seekers are encouraged to [...]
Courtesy of Richmond Standard Since leasing its 5,000-square-foot digs at 200 S. Garrard Blvd. in 2013, the Milo Foundation has accomplished significant physical improvements to the Kennel space that have livened the industrial [...]