Journalist Sues Richmond After Allegedly Being Shot With Rubber Bullet At George Floyd ProtestAn independent journalist and photographer who works in the East Bay has brought a lawsuit in federal court alleging that she was shot with a rubber bullet by a City of Richmond police officer while she was covering a protest last year in Oakland over the killing of George Floyd.
Environmental Groups Sue Richmond Over Approval Of Campus Bay ProjectA group of Bay Area environmental and community organizations has sued the city of Richmond, claiming last month's approval of the mixed-use Campus Bay Project violates state environmental quality standards and ignores science on rising sea levels.
Richmond BART Station Closing For 5 Weekends Through March Due To Track RepairsBART will start two months of weekend track work at the Richmond station this month, requiring track closures at the station over five weekends.
East Bay Groups Give Away Hundreds Of Meals Before Thanksgiving Amid Overwhelming NeedAhead of Thanksgiving, groups across the Bay Area are seeing overwhelming need due to the pandemic, including two groups in the East Bay.
Debate Rages Over Solution For Richmond Toxic Chemical Site Planned For DevelopmentThe Richmond Planning Commission on Thursday heard a proposal to build thousands of homes on one of the most toxic sites in California.
Bay Area Coal Country? Richmond Residents, Coal Companies Battle Over Use Of PortUnbeknown to most, the bay is home to one of only two deep sea ports on the entire West Coast that export coal to Asia.
Freeway Shooting, Fiery Crash Create Traffic Hell, Frayed Nerves in RichmondPolice and California Highway Patrol officers in Richmond are investigating a freeway shooting that happened Friday afternoon on I-80, closing two eastbound lanes.
Need Grows In Bay Area Amid Ongoing Battle For COVID-19 StimulusWhile politicians in Washington battle over the specifics of a stimulus package for Americans in need, that need is growing for many Bay Area families and cities that could use some financial help.
2 Suspected In Sonoma County Burglaries Arrested In RichmondPolice said the men had multiple stolen power tools, burglary tools and several catalytic converters, in addition to the stolen commercial truck.
Richmond City Council Approves Point Molate Mixed-Use DevelopmentThe Richmond City Council on Tuesday night approved a large residential, commercial and recreational development on Point Molate.
3 Killed In Richmond SUV-Amtrak Train CollisionThree people were killed early Monday after a northbound Amtrak long-distance train slammed into their SUV at a crossing in Richmond, according to Union Pacific Railroad officials.
Final Phase Begins On Construction Of Richmond-San Rafael Bridge Bike/Pedestrian PathCyclists and walkers will soon join the hundreds of thousands of cars that cross the Richmond-San Rafael Bridge each day. Crews have begun the last phase of construction of the new bicycle/pedestrian bridge path on the bridges's upper deck.
Former NFL Player Terrell Roberts Shot Dead While Visiting Grandmother In RichmondA former NFL player was shot and killed at a home on Fascination Circle in Richmond on Wednesday evening, according to the man's family.
Richmond Is The Latest Bay Area City To Ban Sales Of E-CigarettesRichmond is the latest Bay Area city to approve restrictions on sales of e-cigarettes after the city council unanimously passed the ban Tuesday evening.
Richmond Police Chief Allwyn Brown Resigns After No Confidence VoteRichmond Police Chief Allwyn Brown's resignation was announced Tuesday evening by Interim City Manager Steve Falk.