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From left to right: Richmond Vice Mayor Jael Myrick, Chevron Richmond Refinery Public Affairs Manager Patty Canessa, Chevron Richmond Refinery Modernization Project Director Jeff Hartwig, Richmond High School senior Itzel Gonzales, and Richmond Mayor Tom Butt.

Chevron Donates to Richmond Promise Scholarship Program

  Courtesy of the Richmond Standard   All students who live in Richmond and graduate from a public high school in the West Contra Costa Unified School District, including charter schools, will be eligible for [...]
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Deadline for Chevron Richmond Black History Scholarship, Dec. 19

By Mike Aldax, Richmond Standard The deadline for West County high school seniors to apply for the Chevron Richmond Black History Awareness Scholarship (BHAC) program is fast approaching – all application packets must be received [...]
Chevron Richmond held a press conference Tuesday morning to announce a $15.5 million community development grant. Photo taken by Tasion Kwamilele.

Chevron Richmond Announces $15.5 Million Community Revitalization Initiative

Chevron Richmond announced the start of a $15.5 million Community Revitalization Initiative, a five-year plan to stimulate the city’s economy by creating jobs, encouraging small business development and expanding job training opportunities. Speaking at held [...]
Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin was shown here on Monday shaking hands with President of Ecuador Rafael Correa on a balcony of the national palace, el Palacio de Carondelet. Courtesy of El Telégrafo, Quito, Ecuador.

President of Ecuador Welcomes Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin

Quito, Ecuador – Richmond Mayor Gayle McLaughlin is in Ecuador this week to meet with President Rafael Correa to make common cause in their ongoing disputes with Chevron, one of the world’s six “supermajor” oil [...]
Last year, featured performer, Andre Thiery & Zydeco Magic, got the crowd dancing in the street at the 4th Annual Spirit & Soul Festival. Photo taken by Richmond Main Street Initiative.

Spirit & Soul Festival in Downtown Richmond

The Richmond Main Street Initiative (RMSI) has announced the return of Richmond’s Spirit & Soul Festival and fundraiser on Saturday, Sept. 21 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.The free outdoor festival will be held on [...]