Richmond officials are set to host a citywide holiday food drive from Dec. 5 through Dec. 16 to help the local Bay Area Rescue Mission feed the hungry this winter.
A free, award-winning job training program that prepares local residents for high-paying careers in industrial facilities has opened for registration, with classes starting Jan. 23 and ending June 20, 2017, according to Chevron Richmond, which [...]
The Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church is celebrating its 71st anniversary with a number of events this month. “We invite the public, past members, family and friends to worship with us as we celebrate our [...]
Urban Habitat has released a new policy brief, “Race, Inequality, and the Resegregation of the Bay Area,” revealing the new geography of race and class segregation throughout the region.
The Invest in Youth Summit, sponsored by My Brother’s Keeper Alliance and other organizations, was held Thursday at the Oakland Convention Center, convening hundreds of boys and men of color between the ages of 18 [...]
RYSE Youth Center in Richmond is calling for the removal of two police officers from De Anza High School in Richmond after it was revealed that the two and three other officers allegedly had [...]
Richmond teacher Francisco Ortiz, presented the findings of his graduate research at a session of the California Association of Bilingual Educators (CABE) in San Francisco, summarizing what his experiences show about the positive impact [...]
A docent is a volunteer who “pays it forward,” offering their time and expertise to the community. Following this philosophy of volunteerism is DocentYouth, a nonprofit organization conceived by Krystle Simon, a teacher [...]
Courtesy of the Richmond Standard In collaboration with the school district, the Richmond Art Center is presenting the annual West Contra Costa Unified School District Art Show in its Community Gallery from March 19 [...]
Courtesy of Richmond Standard As safety goggles awaited on nearby tables, the Lawrence Hall of Science educator attempted to sound as serious as possible about the upcoming experiment.